Pataleshwar Cave Temple, Pune
Pune city is one of the most visited cities in Maharashtra State and is the second largest city in Maharashtra state. Pune city is also called as Deccan Queen and also sometimes referred to as 'The Oxford of the East'. The Pathaleshwar cave temple is one of the best tourist attractions of Pune city.
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The Pataleshwar cave temple of Pune is located on the Jungli Maharaj Road in Shivaji Nagar. The history of Pataleshwar cave temple dates back to the 8th century AD. There are many other places worth seeing in Shivaji Nagar area. Let us see what are the places of attraction near Pataleshwar cave temple or in Shivaji Nagar.
Places of interest to visit in Shivaji Nagar area of Pune city
Shivaji Nagar area is in the heart of Pune city and is one of the most important parts of the Pune city. We can see a lot of important places of interest in Shivaji nagar area.
Pune Muncipal corporation office is located at Shivaji Nagar. We can also see the Pune district court here. We can see the Agricultural college and the famous Shivaji Preparatory Military School. The famous railway station of Shivaji Nagar which is an important station for suburban traffic is also at Shivaji Nagar. We can see the bus stand of Shivaji Nagar is very near to Pataleshwar cave temple which connects different parts of the city from here. The Famous Engineering College of Pune is also located here. Some of the famous resorts of tourist interest like Pride hotel, Ashish Plaza, Modern Cafe etc are located in Shivaji Nagar. The Fergusson College, which is a famous college in Pune city is also located here.
Important hotels to stay near Pataleshwar Cave temple
Let us see some of the important hotels and resorts providing affordable accommodation very near to Pataleshwar Cave temple in Shivaji Nagar:
* Best Western The Pride: It is a 5-Star Hotel with 111 rooms located in the University Road in Shivaji Nagar in Pune. This hotel is just 500 meters away from Shivaji Nagar Bus Stand.
Address of this hotel:
No. 5, University Road, Shivaji Nagar
Pune - 411005, Maharashtra (India)
Phone : +(91)-(20)-25504567, 25530444
Fax : +(91)-(20)-2553 3228
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Website : http://www.pridehotel.com/
* Hotel Surya: Hotel Surya is a 4-Star Hotel near Mahatma Phule Museum in Shivaji nagar. Hotel Surya is absolutely modern, though located in the heart of Pune is totally insulated from dust, traffic noise & fumes.
Address of Hotel Surya:
No. 1202/3, Shivajinagar, Apte Road
Near M.Phule Museum, Pune - 411004. Maharashtra (India)
Phone : +(91)-(20)-25531801. Fax : +(91)-(20)-2553 1187
There are many more hotels in Shivaji Nagar area like Hotel Chetak, Hotel Dwaraka, Hotel Ketan, Hotel Park view etc.
Tourists visiting Pune have lots of nearby tourist attractions available. Some of them are Sinhagad Fort, Aga Khan Palace, Lal Mahal, National War Museum etc.
Caves are always a big attraction for me. I've visited several caves and cave temples in India and was trying to visit Pataleshwar Cave Temples. Can you share some photos of these caves? Is it worth coming all the way? Are there any good budget hotels nearby the caves?