Parvati TempleCurrently Open [Closes at 09:00 pm]
- Address: Parvati Hill, Parvati Paytha, Pune, Maharashtra 411009, India
- Timings: 04:30 am - 09:00 pm Details
- Phone: +91- 2024423520
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
- Tags: Religious Site, Temple, View Point, Leisure, Family And Kids, Hill
Parvati Temple - Review
Parvati Temple is situated on a small hillock where many of Pune’s population start their day by bowing down to Lord Shiva. Situated at a height of 2100 feet above sea level, this temple offers a fantastic aerial view of this rapidly growing cosmopolitan. A respite from city life, it takes us back to the times of the brave Peshwas.
Parvati has a close association with the Maratha dynasty and is a page out of the Peshwa rule. It was built by Nanasaheb Peshwa, the prime minister of Chhatrapati Shahu Maharajin the memory of his beloved King.
Shahu who loved Nanasaheb like a son, entrusted the entire business of the empire to him and bestowed him with faith and affection. Nanasaheb also spent his last days near to his favourite deity. His Samadhi lies here.
It has a cluster of small temples of different Hindu deities. The main temple is a shrine of Lord Devdeveshwar whereas other temples of Lord Vithal, Lord Vishnu and Lord Kartikeya also are a part of the premises. A museum dedicated to the Peshwas also sits in the premises of the Devdeveshwar Mandir.
Parvati is visited by many citizens of Pune daily and forms a part of their exercise regimen. The hill has 103 steps and can be physically exhausting. Although all the climbing is tiresome, the beautiful panoramic view from the hill leaves a visitor spellbound.
Parvati Temple Information
- Carry a camera with you to capture the beauty of this place and enjoy the view of Pune from the top.
- Keep the sanctity of the temple intact.
- Do not litter the area.
- Do not consume intoxicating substances in the temple premises.
- People with medical conditions should avoid visiting it, reaching the temple includes lot of steps.
- Alternate phone no. is +91 20 20242132.
- There is a museum dedicated to the Peshwas on the hill. It is well maintained and has a nice collection.
Parvati Temple Ticket Prices
- Museum Tickets: 5 INR for everybody.
How To reach Parvati Temple by Public Transport
- Nilayam cinema bus stop
- Parvati paytha bus stop
Restaurants Near Parvati Temple
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Things to Know Before Visiting Parvati Temple
27.16% of people who visit Pune include Parvati Temple in their plan
10 AM - 11 AM
40.28% of people start their Parvati Temple visit around 10 AM - 11 AM
People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Parvati Temple
91.67% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Parvati Temple
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Parvati Temple, Pune Reviews
No proper parking.Park at your own risk. Steps are too much steep. You need to sweat a lot. Main temple building is good. You get good views from the compound wall. 10 Rs. Charge for getting entry to compound wall.
Well, the temple is nice, has history, but the best part about it is the view when you reach the top. The manager there takes 5/10rs and you can sit for hours and enjoy pune's view!
Peaceful place to enjoy scenary from hilltop. Good for morning walkers to enjoy healthy non polluted atmosphere in Pune. Also recommendable for over weight people to visit twice daily here to get fit.
Nice place to visit in Pune. You can see the whole city from the top of this temple. It was Anjaliiiii awesome view.
Quite and peaceful atmosphere inside the temple. The temple is situated atop of hill filled with greenery. We were able to see a big part of Pune city from the hill top.
All QuestionsParvati temple
Hello, I want to visit Parvati hills on Sunday 13th May so is it open on Sunday and please tell me the timing.Answer Report Abuse
It is open all days of the week from early morning around 5 am to late in the evening till 9 pmReport Abuse