About Chikhali, Pune
Chikhali is a suburban residential neighbourhood in Pimpri-Chinchwad, the extended city limits of Pune. The locality, which is about 20 km north of the city centre, lies close to Pimpri-Chinchwad MIDC and Talawade IT Park. Chikhali also provides easy access to some bustling suburbs and industrial areas in the Pune Metropolitan Region (PMR) like Moshi, Dehu, Talwade, and Chakan. Located in proximity to NH 60 and Old Mumbai Road, the neighbourhood also enjoys hassle-free connectivity to the rest of Pune.
Chikhali boasts of excellent infrastructure and has a good range of residential complexes, hospitals, educational institutions, supermarkets, eateries, and commercial establishments. Travellers who want to stay in a convenient and well-connected location but away from the hustle and bustle of Pune often choose to stay at hotels in Chikhali, Pune.
Shopping and Dining in and around Chikhali
Chikhali and its surrounding areas are dotted with general stores, stand-alone shops, and supermarkets. Those who want to shop for luxury goods can visit the shopping malls in Pimpri-Chinchwad, Pune, such as Premier Plaza Mall, Central Mall, Spine City Mall and City One Mall. Located within 7 km of Chikhali hotels, these malls have retail outlets, restaurants, multiplexes, and food courts to keep you engaged for hours.
When it comes to food, the neighbourhood doesn’t lack in options. Hotel Raghavendra Pure Veg Restaurant, Hotel Balaji, Hotel Gavkari Chikhali, Hotel Vedant, Hotel Swami Pure Veg and Barsana Family Restaurant & Bar are some of the top restaurants in Chikhali, Pune. Many popular eateries in Pimpri-Chinchwad, such as Barbeque Nation, Tiranga, Pathik Biryani House, Gharonda and Devangere Benne Dosa are also located close to Chikhali.
Places to Visit in and around Chikhali
Travellers staying in Chikali can visit several attractions in and around Pimpri-Chinchwad. Bird Valley Udyan is one of the top tourist attractions near Chikhali for nature lovers while adventure seekers can head off to Appu Ghar. Devotees can offer their prayers at the temples in and around the neighbourhood. These include Sree Krishna Mandir, Khandoba Mandir, Sri Venkateshwara Balaji Mandir, Sant Tukaram Maharaj Gatha Temple and Shree Moraya Gosavi Ganpati Mandir, to name a few. Other key attractions in the region include Pimpri Chinchwad Science Park and Durga Tekdi. All these are located within 10 km of the neighbourhood and can be easily accessed from your Pune hotels in Chikhali.
How to Reach Chikhali
Both Pune International Airport and Pune Junction are about 23 km away from the locality. You can avail taxis from these transportation hubs to reach your hotels in Chikali, Pune. Chinchwad Railway Station (6 km) is the nearest access point to the locality for suburban trains. In addition to local trains that connect Chikhali with all major localities and suburbs in the PMR, the station also serves a few trains to Mumbai and other Indian cities. Chikhali is well-connected to its neighbouring areas through PMPML, BRTS and private buses as well.