Pune is one of the largest cities in Maharashtra which boasts a perfect blend of modernity and rich cultural heritage. This charming metropolis aka ‘Queen of the Deccan’ is home to marvellous palaces, forts, temples, monuments and museums. Brightsun Travel offers an excellent choice of cheap Pune holiday packages, so you can plan the ultimate trip here with lots of unforgettable experiences.
Pune is renowned for its fascinating cultural heritage; there’s a plethora of alluring cultural sites to explore here, including the National War Museum which displays lots of weapons, military uniforms and plaques with war martyrs’ names and the Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum which is home to a rare collection of over 20,000 historic artefacts and items, including furniture, textiles, toys, utensils and puppets.
There are many historic sites and monuments to discover in Pune. The Dagdusheth Halwai Ganpati Temple with the beautiful Ganesh idol is the most prominent among them. Another must-visit is the majestic Aga Khan Palace which features stunning Italian arches, portraits and paintings. Other incredible tourist attractions in Pune include the Shanivar wada, National Defence Academy, Sinhagad Fort and Chaturshringi Temple.