Pune, an acclaimed metropolitan city in India, home to the smartest and brainiest professionals from major fields like IT, is also a thrilling destination to hang out with. Whether you are a visitor or about to settle in the city, you must be curious about all the hip and happening places here. There are a number of places of interest and fun that an adventurous fun-lover, as well as an explorer, will surely be besotted with. Whether you are someone who loves chic cafes, restaurants, lounges or typical historical/ religious places, entertainment zones, amusement parks, water parks et al., Pune has something amazing for everyone. For a fun-loving individual with a mind of your own, you’re surely going to love Pune for all the awe-inspiring and thrilling experiences you’ll gather here. Have a look at the best hangout spots in Pune you must make a beeline for when here:

Best Fun & Adventurous Places to Visit in Pune

  • Best Cafe Restaurants in Pune

iconic cafes in pune

If you are a fun-lover and a foodie rolled into one, head to the most amazing, quaint time-tested cafes across Pune. These cafes spell chicness, delectableness, and endless fun besides tasteful, quaint vibes they radiate that make it hard for you to leave when done eating or conversing.

Goodluck Café: One of the best hangout spots in Pune on FC Road which people throng non-stop, Goodluck Café is famous for its amazing Irani chai, yummiest nibbles like maska bun, keema pav, and many more exclusive Parsi preparations

German Bakery: It’s a cult place to hang out to enjoy an array of cakes, teas, shakes as well as pizzas and bun maska, and more.

Vohuman Café: Another Pune bakery that spells unforgettable moments, mouth-watering bakery delicacies, and a lovely aura to hang out at.

Waari Book Café: This is for bookworms who wish to wind down with coffee and a great book in the middle of traveling, touring, or discovering Pune.

Irani Café in Viman Nagar, Pune Baking Company, Café Yezdan, Café Déjà Vu is some more chic hangout hotspots you can explore and spend special moments to unravel the beauty of Pune. And life!

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  • Some more Hangout Spots in Pune

pubbing spots in pune

A fun-loving person like you must be surely thinking about what the party scene is all about in Pune. Well, there is a host of rocking and snazzy places in Pune. You can enjoy live music, dancing, and simply chill out with your favorite beverage here. High Spirits, [email protected], Swig, and Area 51 are well-known partying and ‘discoing/ pubbing’ spots in Pune. If you have a streak of adventure and love to explore exciting places out of town as well, there are several destinations you can check out when in Pune.

  • Historical Sites in Pune

shaniwar wada

Pune boasts of breath-taking historical sites that enhance its grandeur.

Shaniwar Wada, the seat of the Peshwa empire till the early 19th century (brought into the limelight by the blockbuster movie Bajirao-Mastani), is one of the best historical sites you can hang out in Pune if you are a history buff.

Lal Mahal was Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj’s childhood abode where he defeated Shaiste Khan in the famous war there. A trip to this palace will educate you on the great Maratha king’s life and valor in deep detail.

Aga Khan Palace symbolizes the political skills of Sultan Muhammed Shah Aga Khan III who built the palace in 1892 who was also the President of the League of Nations.

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  • Natural Wonders in Pune

bund garden

If you are a nature lover, visit Pune’s Bund Garden where a lush garden, migratory birds, and several tiny dams feature serenely. Pashan Lake is another place where migratory birds head amid the lavish green expanses. Vetal Tekdi is also a haven that nature lovers love to explore in Pune.

Osho Ashram and National Defence Academy are spiritually uplifting and inspirational places to visit when in Pune.


You won’t mind including these places in your list of best hangout spots in Pune once you see them for real.