Uruli Kanchan is located in the Pune. It is renowned for its Naturopathy Centre which was established by Mahatma Gandhi and his disciple Manibhai Desai. The tiny hamlet is dominated by people of the Kanchan Maratha clan. The Bharatiya Agro-Industries Foundation (BAIF) is also another reason why Uruli Kanchan is famous. Uruli Kanchan witnesses fairly pleasant weather throughout the year.
Places to Stay
Uruli Kanchan has a few hotels among which are Elite Hotel and SL Hotel. However, tourists can find a better variety of accommodation options in Uruli Kanchan.
The official language of Uruli Kanchan is Marathi. The other languages that are spoken here include Hindi and English.
Ganesh Chaturthi which is celebrated in September is very popular here.
Places of Interest
The Bhuleshwar temple (in Uruli Kanchan), Baramati (37 km from Uruli Kanchan), Shrigonda (68 km from Uruli Kanchan) and Pune (33 km from Uruli Kanchan) are places in and around Uruli Kanchan that are frequented by tourists.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is at Pune which is approximately 33 km away.
Uruli Kanchan has a railway station of its own with trains that connect to cities nearby such as Pune and Mumbai, among others.
Uruli Kanchan has buses that connect to cities such as Pune, Mumbai and Brashi among others. Private operators such as Om Sai Tours and Travels, and AP Tours and Travels run their buses on this route. There are numerous bus ticket online booking sites from where you will get a number of offers and discounts.