1D Pune To Dehu-Alandi Tour Package by Cab

12 Hours

Pune, the cultural capital of Maharashtra, is also a city of saints and warriors. It is a place where you can find the traces of the glorious Maratha history and the rich legacy of the Bhakti movement. It is a place where you can witness the fusion of tradition and modernity, of spirituality and adventure. But sometimes, you may feel the need to escape the hustle and bustle of the city and explore some serene and sacred destinations nearby. If you are looking for such a getaway, then Pune To Dehu-Alandi Tour Package is a perfect choice for you.

Dehu-Alandi is a combination of two holy towns that are associated with the lives and works of two great saints of Maharashtra, Sant Tukaram and Sant Dnyaneshwar. Sant Tukaram was a 17th century saint and poet who composed thousands of abhangas (devotional songs) in praise of Lord Vitthal. Sant Dnyaneshwar was a 13th century saint and philosopher who wrote the Dnyaneshwari, a commentary on the Bhagavad Gita in Marathi. Both these saints are revered by millions of devotees across India and abroad.

Pune To Dehu-Alandi Tour Package, you will visit four historical and religious places in and around Dehu and Alandi – Aditya Birla Ganesh Temple, Gatha Mandir (Dehu), Dnyaneshwar Maharaj Samadhi Temple (Alandi) and Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj Memorial (Tulapur). You will also enjoy the scenic beauty of the Indrayani River and the Khadakwasla Dam along the way. You will travel by cab or car from Pune to Dehu-Alandi and back, covering a distance of about 90 km in total. You will also have time for lunch and shopping at the local markets.

Pune To Dehu-Alandi Tour Package is ideal for those who are looking for a spiritual and cultural experience from Pune. It is also suitable for those who love nature and history. It is a tour package that will enrich your mind, soul and heart and leave you with some sweet memories.

Tourist Attraction Visit during Pune To Dehu-Alandi Tour Package

Overview of Pune To Dehu-Alandi Tour Package

If you are looking for a spiritual and cultural getaway from Pune, then this one day tour package to Dehu-Alandi is a perfect choice for you. You will visit four historical and religious places in and around Dehu and Alandi, two towns that are associated with the lives and works of two great saints of Maharashtra, Sant Tukaram and Sant Dnyaneshwar. Sant Tukaram was a 17th century saint and poet who composed thousands of abhangas (devotional songs) in praise of Lord Vitthal. Sant Dnyaneshwar was a 13th century saint and philosopher who wrote the Dnyaneshwari, a commentary on the Bhagavad Gita in Marathi. Both these saints are revered by millions of devotees across India and abroad.

You will start your tour early in the morning from Pune and drive towards Dehu, which is about 30 km away. You can hire a cab or book a private car for a comfortable journey. You will reach Dehu by 8:00 AM and visit the first attraction of the day, Aditya Birla Ganesh Temple. This is a modern temple dedicated to Lord Ganesh, the elephant-headed god of wisdom and success. The temple was built by the Aditya Birla Group in 2008 and has a unique architecture and design. The temple has a 54-feet high idol of Lord Ganesh made of brass and copper. The temple also has a museum that displays some artifacts and paintings related to Lord Ganesh and Hindu mythology.

Next, head to the Gatha Mandir, which is located near the Aditya Birla Ganesh Temple. This is an ancient temple dedicated to Sant Tukaram, one of the most revered saints and poets of Maharashtra. The temple was built by his son Narayan Maharaj in the 18th century and has a massive building that houses a big statue of Sant Tukaram. The temple has 4000 abhangas (devotional songs) created by Sant Tukaram carved on the walls through which the temple got its name as Gatha Mandir.

After seeking blessings from Sant Tukaram, proceed to Alandi, which is about 20 km away from Dehu. Alandi is a holy town where Sant Dnyaneshwar, another great saint and philosopher of Maharashtra, lived and attained samadhi (enlightenment) at the age of 21. Alandi is also known as Devachi Alandi (God’s Alandi) and attracts lakhs of pilgrims every year.

Reach Alandi by 10:00 AM and visit the Dnyaneshwar Maharaj Samadhi Temple, which is located on the banks of the Indrayani River. This is an ancient temple that marks the spot where Sant Dnyaneshwar entered into a voluntary trance and left his mortal body at the age of 21. The temple has a silver idol of Sant Dnyaneshwar and his samadhi (tomb) under a neem tree. The temple also has a museum that displays some relics and statues related to Sant Dnyaneshwar and his family.

After paying your respects to Sant Dnyaneshwar, drive to Tulapur, which is about 15 km away from Alandi. Tulapur is a historical place where Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj, the son of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, was brutally executed by Aurangzeb in 1689. Tulapur is also known as Sangameshwar as it is situated at the confluence of three rivers – Bhima, Bhama and Indrayani.

Reach Tulapur by 12:00 PM and visit the Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj Memorial, which is located near the Sangameshwar Temple. This is a memorial that commemorates the bravery and sacrifice of Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj, who refused to convert to Islam even after being tortured for 40 days by Aurangzeb. The memorial has a statue of Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj and his samadhi (tomb) under a banyan tree. The memorial also has a museum that displays some artifacts and paintings related to Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj and his father Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.

After visiting the memorial, return to your cab and drive back to Pune. You can stop for lunch at any of the restaurants on the way or enjoy some snacks at the roadside stalls. You can also buy some souvenirs such as rose products, handicrafts and religious items from the local markets in Dehu and Alandi.

Reach Pune by evening and end your tour with some sweet memories.

Highlights of Pune To Dehu-Alandi Tour Package

  • Visit the Aditya Birla Ganesh Temple, a modern temple with a 54-feet high idol of Lord Ganesh made of brass and copper
  • Seek blessings from Sant Tukaram, one of the most revered saints and poets of Maharashtra, at the Gatha Mandir, where his 4000 abhangas (devotional songs) are carved on the walls
  • Pay your respects to Sant Dnyaneshwar, another great saint and philosopher of Maharashtra, at his samadhi (tomb) under a neem tree at the Dnyaneshwar Maharaj Samadhi Temple
  • Commemorate the bravery and sacrifice of Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj, the son of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, who was executed by Aurangzeb in 1689, at his memorial under a banyan tree at Tulapur
  • Enjoy the scenic beauty of the Indrayani River along the way
  • Savour the local cuisine and shop for souvenirs at the roadside stalls and markets in Dehu and Alandi

Itinerary of Pune To Dehu-Alandi Tour Package

Start your tour early in the morning from Pune and drive towards Dehu, which is about 30 km away. You can hire a cab or book a private car for a comfortable journey.
Reach Dehu by 8:00 AM and visit the first attraction of the day, Aditya Birla Ganesh Temple. This is a modern temple dedicated to Lord Ganesh, the elephant-headed god of wisdom and success. The temple was built by the Aditya Birla Group in 2008 and has a unique architecture and design. The temple has a 54-feet high idol of Lord Ganesh made of brass and copper. The temple also has a museum that displays some artifacts and paintings related to Lord Ganesh and Hindu mythology.
Next, head to the Gatha Mandir, which is located near the Aditya Birla Ganesh Temple. This is an ancient temple dedicated to Sant Tukaram, one of the most revered saints and poets of Maharashtra. The temple was built by his son Narayan Maharaj in the 18th century and has a massive building that houses a big statue of Sant Tukaram. The temple has 4000 abhangas (devotional songs) created by Sant Tukaram carved on the walls through which the temple got its name as Gatha Mandir.
After seeking blessings from Sant Tukaram, proceed to Alandi, which is about 20 km away from Dehu. Alandi is a holy town where Sant Dnyaneshwar, another great saint and philosopher of Maharashtra, lived and attained samadhi (enlightenment). Alandi is also known as Devachi Alandi (God’s Alandi) and attracts lakhs of pilgrims every year.
Reach Alandi by 10:00 AM and visit the Dnyaneshwar Maharaj Samadhi Temple, which is located on the banks of the Indrayani River. This is an ancient temple that marks the spot where Sant Dnyaneshwar entered into a voluntary trance and left his mortal body at the age of 21. The temple has a silver idol of Sant Dnyaneshwar and his samadhi (tomb) under a neem tree. The temple also has a museum that displays some relics and statues related to Sant Dnyaneshwar and his family.
After paying your respects to Sant Dnyaneshwar, drive to Tulapur, which is about 15 km away from Alandi. Tulapur is a historical place where Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj, the son of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, was brutally executed by Aurangzeb in 1689. Tulapur is also known as Sangameshwar as it is situated at the confluence of three rivers - Bhima, Bhama and Indrayani.
Reach Tulapur by 12:00 PM and visit the Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj Memorial, which is located near the Sangameshwar Temple. This is a memorial that commemorates the bravery and sacrifice of Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj, who refused to convert to Islam even after being tortured for 40 days by Aurangzeb. The memorial has a statue of Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj and his samadhi (tomb) under a banyan tree. The memorial also has a museum that displays some artifacts and paintings related to Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj and his father Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.
After visiting the memorial, return to your cab and drive back to Pune. You can stop for lunch at any of the restaurants on the way or enjoy some snacks at the roadside stalls. You can also buy some souvenirs such as rose products, handicrafts and religious items from the local markets in Dehu and Alandi.
Reach Pune by evening and end your tour with some sweet memories.

Includes/Excludes

Including Package

  • Pick-Up And Drop From Hotel / Home Pune City
  • Selected Cab Charges.
  • Driver Charges.
  • Toll Charges.
  • Parking Charges.
  • Duration 12 Hrs.
  • Follow Itinerary Pune To Dehu-Alandi Tour Package

Excluding Package

  • Multiple Pickup And Drop.
  • Accommodation.
  • Food (Lunch, Breakfast, or any Food.)
  • Entry Fee. (Some Places Charge Entry Fee.
  • Airport Parking
  • Extra Duration charges

FAQ's

Q: What are the things to carry for the tour package?

A: You should carry water bottles, sunscreen, hats, sunglasses and comfortable shoes for the tour package. You should also carry some cash, ID proof, camera and phone for emergency purposes. You should also respect the local customs and traditions at the temples and memorial and dress modestly.

Q: What are the safety precautions to take for the tour package?

A: You should follow the traffic rules and regulations while driving or travelling by cab or car. You should also avoid visiting during monsoon season as the roads may be slippery and muddy. You should also be careful while climbing the stairs or taking the ropeway to Jivadani Temple as they may be crowded and steep.

Q: What are the other attractions near Dehu-Alandi that can be visited?

A: You can also visit some other attractions near Dehu-Alandi such as Khadakwasla Dam, Sinhagad Fort, Pimpri Chinchwad Science Park and Prati Shirdi Temple. However, you may need more than one day to cover all these places. You can also extend your tour or plan another tour for these places.

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