WHERE TO STAY IN PUNE CITY
Pune is well stocked with hotels, though the five star ones are quite high priced to keep up with the big cities. Most of the budget accommodations can be found in the area south of the train station around Connaught Road. The station is also equipped with some better than average retiring rooms.
The Pune Festival, held in the months of August-September during Ganesh Mahotsav, is the biggest festival in the city of Pune. Beginning on the day of the installation of idols of Lord Ganesha it goes on till the immersion of the Lord's idols on the tenth day.
Thomas Cook Gen Thimmaya Rd, MG Road and East St
American Express M. G. Road
Bank of India
Dr. Ambedkar Hospital
Deen Dayal Hospital
Inamdars Heart Hospital
Inlaks & Budhrani & M.N.B.Cancer
Jahangir Nursing Home
Laxmi Road and Mahatma Gandhi Road are quite popular clothes, electronic goods, white goods and food related items.
Population: 15,64,000 (1991 Census)
Altitude: 559 meters
Temperature range (deg C)
Summer: Maximum 400C Minimum 290C
Winter: Maximum 260C Minimum 100C
Clothing: Cottons in summer and light Woollen in Winter
STD CODE: 020
The MTDC tourist office is in the government offices known as Central Buildings.