With Pune being such young city, dating is one of the biggest trends that people like the explore. Are you bored of the boring dinner and movie dates? Worry not! Break free from the cliche date ideas and head out to these romantic places in and around Pune with your S.O.
Bored With Movie & Dinner Dates? Visit These Romantic Spots In Pune Instead
If peace is what you and bae are looking for, head straight to Osho Gardens for a romantic evening. Stroll around this garden which is surrounded by lush green trees and is cut off from the hustle-bustle of the city. Sit under a tall tree and maybe every pack a small snack. You could even carry some board games to play a game of scrabble or monopoly out in the open. If you’re interested in finding out more about Osho, you can also take a tour of the Osho Meditation Resort (this needs prior permissions) and even sign up for a meditation class! Open only from 6 AM to 9 AM and 4 PM to 7 PM, it is the perfect place to witness the sunrise and sunset in absolute isolation.
Go on a romantic picnic date at Mulshi dam on Mula River. Pack your favourite munchies and enjoy a perfect date with your love. If you’re the kind of couple that can’t do picnics, walk around the area. There are a number of lakes and forts near the dam which are interesting to explore. Check out this romantic resort while you are here.
Glamping At Bhatghar Dam Backwaters
Bhatghar dam, which is 65 km away from Pune is known for its serene and romantic vibes. Take a break from city life and enjoy a glamping tour (camping in a glamourous way), at the dam. You can enjoy some quiet time with your SO, eat BBQ food, enjoy birdwatching, music, and bonfire. Contact Glamp Everest, a glamping travel portal that will arrange everything for you.
Hot Air Ballooning At Lonavala
What could be more romantic than enjoying a fabulous aerial view while wind is slapping your face? Take a hot air balloon ride with bae when in Lonavala and spend some quality time up above in the sky. There are several safari/balloon clubs there, where you can sign-up for a ride and have a blast. Check out several packages offered by the. Just a tip, you want to pop a question to your SO, do it miles above the ground!
Okayama Friendship Garden
Also known as the Japenese Pune Garden, the Okayama Friendship Garden is one of the most romantic spots in Pune that couples love to retreat to. Filled with bamboo plantations, raging waterfalls, thatch huts, Japanese constructions, rare plants, perfectly trimmed lawn, legendary straw bridges, and well-kept pathways, this garden is a perfect destination to take a romantic walk amidst the abundant greenery. You can also spend a day here, reading or even playing board games together!
The New VHC
The New VHC is special in so many ways. It's an elite art gallery in KP, has a lovely in-house restaurant, serves food designed by Celebrity-chef Ajay Chopra, and is peaceful and romantic. Ditch noisy places and head to this center if you are a connoisseur for food and art. They even arrange private romantic dinners on request.
David LLoyds Club
This elite club has everything from a sports court to a temperature-controlled swimming pool. Quiet and serene despite being in the city, David Lloyds Club in Wakad is an ideal spot for couples to chill at! Enjoy in the lap of luxury by indulging in multiple fun activities with bae, taking classes, enjoying good food and entertainment. They have 1-day packages from morning to evening as well. Sounds romantic, right?