Mastani Lake, Pune Tourist Attraction

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Mastani Lake Pune Address: Wadakinala, Pune, Maharashtra, 412308, India

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Mastani Lake Pune Timings

Day Timing
Monday 6:00 am – 6:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am – 6:00 pm
Wedesday 6:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am – 6:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday 6:00 am – 6:00 pm
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The picturesque Mastani Lake presents a charming and romantic tourist spot. Amidst green hills, it’s an ideal spot for picnickers and outdoor camping enthusiasts.

Back in its history, the lake was for Peshwa Bajirao to spend time with his beloved Mastani Bai. As per the legends, Bajirao Mastani Lake had a tunnel leading to Shaniwar Wada. The legends also say that Mastani came here for swimming and bathing.

Nevertheless, it’s a spectacular place to visit. The drive to the lake takes you through winding roadways and beautiful views of Dive Ghat valley.

Where is Mastani Lake in Pune?

Mastani Lake, also known as Mastani Talav, is 23 km south of Pune. It’s also called Wadki Talav as it’s close to Wadki village. Mastani Lake is on the way towards Saswad, near Dive Ghat. From Dive Ghat, you can get a sweeping view of the entire area.

Things to do at Mastani Lake

Built in the 1720s, Mastani Lake in Pune has a fascinating past. It was built by Peshwa Bajirao, who frequented the lake with his second wife, Mastani Bai. Mastani used to enjoy a relaxing swim after she was done riding her horse.

Mastani Lake Pune is an eye-catching water body in the Dive Ghat Valley. The entire region is shaded in green when the lake is full of water.

People visit the place with their lunch packed and enjoy a leisurely day by the lake. It comes alive with picnic goers and camping enthusiasts, especially during the winter and monsoon season. Even the ride to the lake is captivating.

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Mastani Lake Timings and Entry Fees

While Mastani Lake is open 24/7, it’s best to visit it during the day, between 6 AM to 6 PM. The lake is at its best during the winter and monsoon season. So, the months between July and February are the most ideal. Visit it during the evening hours for a pleasant experience.

Entry to the lake is free.

How to reach Mastani Lake Pune?

Mastani Lake distance from Pune is about 22 km. Swargate bus stop, Pune railway station and the airport are all at the same distance of 22 km from the lake. And here’s how to visit Mastani Lake –

By bus – Buses going towards Saswad can take you to Mastani Lake. Get off in Wadki village and take local transport to the spot.

By taxi/cab – Cabs and taxis are the best ways to visit the Lake. You can book one for the entire day from top car rental companies in Pune and enjoy your trip to Mastani Lake and other tourist places of Pune.

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