Trip to Pune - Part I(Shaniwar wada, Dagduseth, Sarasbaug, Katraj jain temple)

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Day 1

Pune is modern city nowadays though have lots of historical places are there. You can directly reach over here by plane / train as it is well connected city in India. From here you have hire taxi/ auto for local transportation. Lots of staying facilities in from of Dharamshala, budget hotels and luxurious hotels are available here.

Shanivar vada: It is 18th century fort which was used by Peshwas of the maratha empire. Most of the part is in ruin condition though you can't miss to visit it. The evening light and sound show which is organized here is informative too.

Katraj Jain temple: This temple is situated on small hill and very much popular in jain pilgrimage. The temple has good architectural design, the idol of god made from Panchdhatu and description about Jain Aagam (Main book of jainisam) is good. Staying facilities and foods are available here.

Dadguseth halwai Mandir : This temple is dedicated to lord Ganapati/ Ganesh. It is nearby to Shanivar Wada. The temple is situated in the heart of city so always crowded with traffic and lots of people come for worshiped the God.

Sarasbaug: A popular Siddivinayak Ganapati temple is situated inside the garden. It is popular place for family gathering and small picnic. Lots of food stalls and rides for kids are here.

Delhi gate of shaniwar wada

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Shaniwar wada

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Shanivar Wada

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Ruin part of palace : shaniwar wada

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Lotus shaped Fountain

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Shaniwar wada

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Old weapon : Fort

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Can not miss the Vada-pav

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Katraj jain temple

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Dagduseth halwai temple

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Siddivinayak temple : Saras baug

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Nice lotus in lake : Saras baug

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