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Sarasbaug Ganpati Temple, Pune

(4.4/5 based on 420+ reviews on the web)
Elegant and crimson colored, Sarasbaug Ganpati Temple makes a popular spot for tourists and devotees. Built in 1784 on an island in the middle of a lake, the temple offers blessings for worshippers of the Lord Ganesha--10,000 visit each day. The temple lies some 1 km (0.6 mi) from the Swargate bus stand, with many good street food outlets nearby. For Sarasbaug Ganpati Temple and beyond, use our Pune holiday planner to get the most from your Pune vacation.
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TripAdvisor
  • This place is one of the Oldest Ganpati temple in Pune surrounded by beautiful garden . It used to be a lake during time of Shivaji maharaja that's the reason you can see the stairs going down .Newly ...  more »
  • One of the oldest temples in Pune. Founded by The Peshwa family....the ministers of Marathi Empire. Gives you a divine experience and surrounding lake garden helps you rejuvenate. Located in the heart...  more »
  • Sarasbaug Ganpati Temple which is located near Swargate. It is a historic place, which has great history.  more »
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  • Nice yet crowdy place. One can feel spiritual the moment we enter the temple. Temple itself is very calm and peaceful. Lots of eateries outside the temple. Also has a jogging track where many people come in the morning. Must visit if you are new to Pune
  • Lord Ganesh temple surrounded by Beautiful garden. It is built by Peshwa. It has beautiful landscapes, fountains, jogging track etc.
  • Ganesh temple with Best Garden outside temple. It is old historic place. Having many refreshment stalls outside Sarasbaug. Best place in Pune for visit.
  • Nice hangout place for children Number of food stalls famous for Pav Bhaji, chat and juices But crowded on holidays
  • One of the oldest and historic place in Pune. Quiet and Holy Ambiance. Surrounding is a bit cool at night due to lake around. Greenery around the temple. Hotel cum stall outside to pass the time.. nice place for couples to hangout