Pune Placement City information

The emerging IT hub surrounded by vivacious green mountains is the proud home to people of different generations. Pune is more than just a city! The perfect point for the wildest parties, host to renowned meditation centers and the kernel of popular management, medical and engineering colleges, Pune is the place to live in if you want a happening rushing life. The city just never stops, neither does its people.

The nucleus of the Maratha empire, Pune was home to the Peshawas, who were the prime ministers of the Maratha empire. Hence, Pune is also known as the cultural capital of Maharashtra.

History

If you like visiting historical sites, don't miss out on these wonderful abodes of historical importance !

Shaniwar Wada
Agha Khan Palace
Sinhagad Fort
Osho Ashram

FOOD

Spicy tangy delicious street foods can be found in every nook and corner of the lanes. Evening brings vendors and stalls beside roads where you can relish the taste of tempting dishes. But what makes Pune’s street foods special are the small eateries that got established years ago and have gained fame over the years, transforming from stalls to little shops. These are the places you need to look out for!

Kayani Bakery for the mouthwatering shrew berry biscuits and mawa cake
Vaishali - the famous SPDP and South-Indian food center
Coffee House
JJ Garden Vada Pav - for the famous Marathi staple!
German Bakery

Nightlife

The chilled out vibes, groovy music and these happening places to let your hair down, make Pune one of the best places to hangout in, especially over the weekend. Here are some of the most happening clubs and pubs in Pune you should not miss!

High Spirits
Elephant & Co.
Agent Jack's
Hidden Place
Hard Rock Cafe

Festive Pune

Pune festival is held between August and September during Ganesh Mahotsav. It is the biggest festival of Pune. The festival goes for ten days - starts with the installation of idols of Lord Ganesha on the first day to immersion of the Lord's idols on the tenth day.

Dagadusheth Temple during Ganpati Festival
Ganpati Visarjan
Festival Celebrations

Oktoberfest is the world's largest funfair held annually in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. Pune models this celebration every year and you cannot miss it!

Shopping

However stereotypical it may sound, fellowship calls for two years of wearing chic kurtas and junk jewellery! Here are the most popular streets...

MG Road
FC Road

Not a fan of the streets? Prefer the malls?

Phoenix Market City
Amanora Township Mall
Kumar Pacific Mall

Weekend Getaway

Trekking at Rajmachi
Valley crossing in Matheran
Sightseeing and strawberry picking at Mahabaleshwar
Camping at Lonavala

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