We Bet You Didn't Know You Could Do These 10 Awesome Things In Pune

Shruti posted on 16 August

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Travelling to Pune and want to know about interesting things you could do here? Worry Not! We got it all sorted. Right from adrenaline-pumping activities to recreational ones, get ready to tick everything off your list

Take Scuba Diving Lessons at Absolute PADI Scuba Diving Training Institute

Who said you cannot take scuba lessons when in the city? The Absolute PADI Scuba Diving Training Centre on Karve Road, Kothrud is where you need to head to for seeking underwater adventure.

Go Rollerblading At Pune's First International Skating Rink

Wear your skates and go crazy on Pune's first international skating rink in Viman Nagar. The polymer coating of the rink enables swift movement and speed skating. You can also attend several skating events held on the rink.
Sports Venues

1, Viman Nagar Road, Air Force Area, Clover Park, Viman Nagar, Pune

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Learn Gliding At These Centres

You can finally fulfil your dream of soaring high like a bird. Get professional coaching for gliding at the Hadapsar Gliding Centre as well as at the Wings and Flights Academy, both situated in Hadapsar. 

Schools & Colleges

Hadapsar - Saswad - Jejuri Road, Sayyed Nagar, Hadapsar, Pune

Explore The Guinness-World-Record-Featured Pataleshwar Caves

Nestled in the heart of Pune, the ancient Pataleshwar caves on JM Road have been featured in Guinness World Records for a grain of rice with 5,000 characters inscribed on it. They are known for the intricate carvings and are perfect for exploring some history.

Monument

Revenue Colony, Shivajinagar, Pune

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    Bask In Royalty At Jadhavgad Fort Boutique Hotel In Hadapsar

    At this one-of-a-kind heritage hotel situated on Hadapsar-Saswad road, you can relax and engross yourself in Marathi culture and have authentic food. We advise you inquire with the hotel staff about various packages that they have to offer.

    Resorts

    Hadapsar Saswad Road, Jadhavwadi, Maharashtra

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    Check Out The Miniature Railway Museum

    Make a trip to Erandwane's Joshi Museum of Miniature Railway to amaze yourself with the exquisite pieces of miniature art. Started by a miniature artist and art collector Bhausaheb Joshi, the museum showcases different miniature models of trains and engines.

    Museums

    17/1, B-2, GA Kulkarni Path, Next To Sangam Press, Kothrud, Pune

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    Spend Your Day At These Iconic Libraries

    Love the smell of old books? Love getting transported to another world? We know where you should visit-  The 170-year-old Pune Vachan Mandir on Laxmi Road and the iconic United Service Library in Agarkar Nagar are heaven for bibliophiles. We hear the latter houses the largest collection of fiction.

    Libraries

    Poona Club Compound, 102, Bund Garden Road, Gawaliwada, Agarkar Nagar, Pune

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    Gorge On The Gigantic Bahubali Thali & Savour Tandoori Chai

    Don't you just salivate when you hear these names? Embark on a gastronomic journey and attempt at finishing the gigantic Bahubali Thali at House of Paratha on JM Road priced at INR 1600. Also, do not miss out on trying the Tandoori Chai at Chai La in Kharadi.  

    Casual Dining

    B-19, CIFCO, Opp. Sambhaji Garden, JM Road, Shivajinagar, Pune

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    Visit These Unique Themed-Restaurants

    Themed-restaurants are spreading across the city, much to the delight of Punekars. Gulp down a drink or two The House of Medici, the second longest bar of India, in Westin, Koregaon Park. Eat your heart out at AutoBahn, India's first automated restaurant in Viman Nagar that serves food on a conveyor belt and dine in complete darkness at Black World in Hinjewadi, Pune's only restaurant that has blind servers. 

    Pubs

    The Westin, 36/3-B, Koregaon Park Annexe, Mundhwa, Pune

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    Attend Theatre/International Film Screenings At Balgandharva and NFAI

    Lastly, you should not miss the local as well as national plays that Bal Gandharva Mandir in Shivaji Nagar showcases. You can also attend acclaimed film festivals at the National Film Archives of India on Law College Road. 
    Government Offices

    Law College Road, Prabhat Road Junction, Deccan Gymkhana, Pune

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