Akurdi is one of the buzzing localities in the Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation of Pune. This locality has much historical and modern significance for its contribution to the development of Pune as a metropolitan city in Maharashtra. Akurdi boasts many good hotels where you can comfortably stay on your visit to this city. FabHotel Suryakiran Chinchwad, FabHotel Saptaruchi MIDC, and FabHotel Regal Inn Pimpri-Chinchwad are the favorite budget hotels in Akurdi. You can also look for hotels in Bhosari with FabHotel Shree Yash Bhosari as your best bet among other hotels nearby.
Akurdi is the center of business and commerce in Pune’s Pimpri-Chinchwad municipality. Kinetic Innovation Park and Kinetic Communications Limited have offices here. Other big names like EnviCare Technologies Pvt. Ltd, Ingenium Electronics Pvt. Ltd, and Force Motors Ltd. also have a presence in Akurdi. It is also a good place for young students with schools like Shri Mhalsakant Vidyalaya and Junior College, Dr. D. Y. Patil School and Junior College, and PCMC School Akurdi. Colleges are also present in good numbers near this locality. The Pune Dist. Education Associate of Arts, Commerce & Science, Technomixs International College of CNC Technology, and Prof. Ramkrishna More Arts, Commerce & Science College are the favorite choices here.
Shopping and Dining in Akurdi
Akurdi has its own share of shopping spaces in the form of Jai Ganesh Shopping Mall and Mega Mart Phugewadi having the widest range of products in the locality. The neighborhood also has some great restaurants and bars. Blue Water, Simply Barbecue, Hriday Fine Dine, and Rose Wood serve you with the best ambiance and food that make for a fine dinner. Grab dessert from Natural Ice Cream, Café Crimica or Copper Chocs to calm your sweet tooth cravings. If you feel like spending your evening in the company of good friends and drinks, then head to Agent Jack’s Bar, which is India’s first price bidding bar.
Attractions in and around Akurdi
Akurdi is also where you can find good places to relax and have fun with your entire family. Some of these you must check out are listed below:
• Premlok Park Garden (2.2 km)
• Nisargakavi Bahinabai Chaudhary Zoo (3.0 km)
• Bird Valley Udyan (3.3 km)
• Pimpri-Chinchwad Science Park (3.8 km)
• Sentosa Resorts and Water Park (6.5 km)
How to Reach Akurdi
Akurdi has its own railway station and is well connected by road as well. The best way to reach Akurdi from Pune is by taking a train. The Old Mumbai-Pune Highway also takes you to Akurdi without wasting much of your time. If you arrive at the Pune Airport, you can hire a taxi and go along the Old Mumbai-Pune Highway and exit it towards Akurdi at Khandoba Chowk. There are several Akurdi budget hotels that are located near the railway station and highway for easy accessibility.
For those looking for hotels in Mumbai, FabHotel Le Western Andheri and FabHotel Embassy Park BKC are good choices offering hassle-free accommodation at affordable price.