FC Road in Pune is the short version for the famous Fergusson College. It has become one of the most important streets of the city over the years. Accommodation near FC Road is available in huge numbers. If you are looking for budget hotels nearby, then try out FabHotel Gandharva Shivajinagar and FabHotel Rajdhani Pune Railway Station. FabHotels ensure hassle-free stay and you also get lucrative hotel deals via online booking. You can further check out budget hotels in Shivajinagar which is just about 10 minutes away from FC Road.
About FC Road
The commercial street of Pune, FC Road is officially referred to as Gokhale Road. Starting from fashion, food to business houses the street has everything. The street attracts many youngsters owing to the lovely fashion and food items available here. Many well-known software and telecom companies have developed in this area. TechnoScripts Embedded and Panomtech Technologies Pvt. Ltd. are some of the reputed MNCs on FC Road. You can find some of the best hospitals on FC Road like the Phadke Hospital, Khade Children Hospital, and Deendayal Memorial Hospital. Among the well-known schools here you have Ankur Vidyamandir School, Spicer Higher Secondary School, etc.
Shopping and Dining near FC Road
This lively road of Pune is a delight for shopaholics as well as foodies. The street food joints on FC Road offer some really lip-smacking delicacies. You can enjoy Chinese, a variety of chaat and sandwiches, bhel, soda, cola, masala bhutta and what not! FC Road is also dotted with many family restaurants like Yana Sizzlers & Wok, Kadhai, Roopali, etc. Lovely cafes and ice-cream parlors are also there to chill out. On FC Road, you can shop for branded items such as Louis Philippe, Zara, Woodland, Puma, Gucci and Van Heusen as well as explore the bustling Hong Kong Lane for attractive accessories at cheap rates.
Attractions near FC Road
FC road remains busy at all times with lots of people and traffic. By choosing budget hotels near FC Road you can get easy access to various popular attractions of Pune. Some of them are:
• Mahatma Phule Museum (550 m)
• Kamla Nehru Park (2.6 km)
• Sarasbaug Ganpati Temple (2.9 km)
• Pu La Deshpande Garden (4.5 km)
• Rajiv Gandhi Zoological Park (9.2 km)
Tikona Fort is another attraction which mainly appeals to the history buffs. The Pavana River is also a must-visit site in Pune.
How to Reach FC Road
The Pune Railway Station is about 4 km from FC Road. This is one of the best ways to reach FC Road from any major city in the country. The Shivajinagar Railway Station (just 2.4 km away) is another option available. Those who swear traveling by air, Pune Airport is approximately 12 km from FC Road. Taxis and cabs are available in plenty to reach the locality conveniently. In addition, there are bus stops on the road at regular intervals from where you can catch corporation buses for traveling locally around the city.
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