Kalewadi Phata is a small village in the renowned Pimpri – Chinchwad area of Pune in Maharashtra. It derives its name from a community of farmers who were from the Kale family. It lies in close proximity to Pimpri, Chinchwad as well as Wakad. The Pavna Bridge and the Hegdewar Bridge respectively connects it to Pimpri and Chinchwad and the Phata itself connects to Wakad.
Places to Stay
The closest place to find accommodation is Pimpri – Chinchwad (2 km). Hotels like Hotel Silver Screen (Tariff-Rs. 2,044), Hotel Ginger (Tariff-Rs. 2,138), and Hotel Keys (Tariff-Rs. 2,352) provide accommodation here.
The major language spoken here is Marathi. Other languages like Hindi, Marwari, English, and Kannada are also spoken here.
The citizens of Kalewadi have their most important festival called ‘Pola’ which is a festival of the bull as they are primarily a farming community. Other festivals like Navratri, Shivaji Jayanti, and Ganesh Utsav are also celebrated with great delight.
Places of Interest
There are various temples like the Radha Kishna Mandir, Jain Temple, Ayyapa Temple and others that are worthy of a visit in Kalewadi. Other places like Katraj Zoo (29 km) are also worth a visit.
How to Get There
The closest airport to Kalewadi Phata is the Pune Airport (23 km).
The closest station to Kalewadi Phata is Pimpri and Chinchwad (2 km). The closest major junction is Pune Railway station (15 km).
Operators like Laxmi Travels, Ruby Tours and Travels, Volvo, Ashtavinayak Travels, and others operate in these areas. Buses also ply to Mumbai, Kolhapur and other parts of the state. Ticketgoose.com enables its customers to get cheap bus tickets online.