Perched at an altitude of 556 m above mean sea level, Dehu is a tiny hamlet which belongs to the Pune district of Maharashtra. Also a postal head office, Dehu is located at a distance of 26 km from the district headquarters of Pune. It is a part of the Paschim Maharashtra region and Talegaon Dabhade, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Pune, Manchar are the cities near Dehu.
Places to Stay
Dehu doesn’t have good accommodation options. So it is recommended that tourists opt for hotels in Pune instead. Some of the hotels in Pune are Indrayani Hotel (Tariff – Rs 800), Hotel Haveli (Tariff – Rs 900) and Hotel Meru (Tariff – Rs 1200).
The official language of Dehu is Marathi. The other languages spoken here include English and Hindi
Holi in March and Diwali in November are celebrated with great fervour here.
Places of Interest
Some tourist spots in and around Dehu are Pune (25 km from Dehu), Raigad (66 km from Dehu), Kamshet (26 km from Dehu) among numerous others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Dehu is Lohegaon Airport, which is 23 km away.
Dehu has a railway station of its own with trains connecting to nearby places such as Pune and Mumbai.
Dehu has a bus stand of its own with buses plying to nearby places such as Pune and Mumbai. It is mostly state run buses which ply on this route. Volvo bus service is available to any popular tourist destinations across India.