Baneshwar is a Shiv mandir located in the Narsarapur village about 36 km from Pune. The temple architecture and the idols Lord Vishnu, Shiva, and Goddess Laxmi are made in the medieval period. Baneshwar is surrounded by dense forest area and wildlife sanctuaries. August and February are the best months to visit. It is situated on the banks of the river Shivganga. Baneshwar is the developing picnic spot that can enjoyed within one day.
Places to Stay
The nearby hotels to Baneshwar are Hotel Royal Park, Keith's Bed and Breakfast, Beverly Hills, and Hotel Utsav Deluxe.
Marathi is the local language. Hindi and English are the other languages spoken here.
Ganesh Chaturdhi is the major festival celebrated in the month of September every year.
Places of Interest
There are plenty of tourist attractions near to Baneshwar. They are Rajgad (20 km), Torna Fort (30 km), Kamthadi (1.9 km), Umbare (3.2 km), Veer (25 km), Bavada (26 km), Waghoshi (34 km), and Ghatadare (34 km).
How to Get There
Pune has the nearest airport located at 65 km away from Baneshwar.
The nearest railway station is in Pune, which is located at 55 km away from Baneshwar.
Baneshwar is located at about 40 km away from Pune and 200 km from Mumbai. From Pune, several local and private buses ply to major cities at a regular frequency. Baneshwar is situated on Pune-Bangalore Highway. Shree Krishna Varun Travels, Padmalaya Travels, and Raj Tours & Travels are some of the private travel agents in Baneshwar. Online bus ticket booking is one of the easiest ways of booking your tickets.