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Temple Trek: Pune to Bhimashankar

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Product Code : AGORA590

Embark on a spiritual and nature-filled journey with our "Temple Trek: Pune to Bhimashankar." Starting from your Pune city hotel at 7:00 AM, you'll be driven to the 13th-century Bhimashankar Jyotirlinga Temple, showcasing remarkable Naga-style architecture and Buddha carvings. Explore the temple's spiritual significance and embark on an optional trek to the temple, adding a sense of adventure to your visit. Afterward, soak in breathtaking vistas from the hilltop before enjoying a local lunch. For nature enthusiasts, explore the Bhimashankar Wildlife Sanctuary, known for its endemic species and ancient sacred groves. Your journey concludes with a scenic return drive to Pune, offering serene views of the Sahyadri Hills before a 7:00 PM hotel drop-off.

7:00 AM - Departure from Pune City Hotel Your day begins with a comfortable pick-up from your Pune city hotel by a private driver and guide. The journey to Bhimashankar promises spiritual enlightenment and natural beauty.

10:00 AM - Arrival at Bhimashankar Jyotirlinga Temple As you arrive at the Bhimashankar Jyotirlinga Temple, you'll be transported to a world of devotion and architectural marvel. This 13th-century temple showcases remarkable Buddha carvings and the intricate work of Vishwakarma sculptors in the Naga style of architecture.

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Explore the Temple Take your time to explore the temple's divine aura and admire its architectural grandeur while imbibing the spiritual essence.

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Trek to Bhimashankar Temple For those seeking adventure, embark on a trek to the Bhimashankar Temple. The trek, though moderately challenging, adds a unique dimension to your spiritual journey. It takes approximately one and a half hours to complete.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Temple Visit and Scenic Views Upon reaching the temple, immerse yourself in its tranquility and witness the awe-inspiring vistas from the hilltop. The panoramic beauty of the surroundings is truly breathtaking.

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM - Lunch Break Recharge with a delectable lunch at a local restaurant, savoring regional flavors and refreshing yourself for the next part of your day.

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Optional Bhimashankar Wildlife Sanctuary Visit and Trek Should you choose to explore further, visit the Bhimashankar Wildlife Sanctuary. This biodiverse sanctuary is home to rare animal and bird species, including the Indian Giant Squirrel. With 14 sacred groves that are thousands of years old, it's considered a biodiversity hotspot. Discover the origin of many species as you immerse yourself in nature.

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM - Return Journey to Pune Your return journey to Pune offers a relaxing opportunity to soak in the scenic beauty of the Sahyadri Hills as you drive through lush landscapes.

7:00 PM - Hotel Drop-Off in Pune Your memorable day concludes with a drop-off at your Pune hotel, leaving you with a sense of spiritual fulfillment and a deep connection to nature.

Private AC car/van for pick up and drop off from/to your hotel.

English speaking local guide, if option selected.

Entrance fees to monuments, if option selected.

Lunch, if option selected.

Bottled water in the car.

Government Taxes.

Camera charges at monuments.

Gratuities and optional activities.

Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.