Pune, also called Poona, is the second largest city in the Indian state of Maharashtra, after Mumbai. In the 18th century, the city was the seat of the Peshwas, the prime ministers of the Maratha Empire and so was one of the most important political centres on the Indian subcontinent. Pune is ranked the number one city in India in the ease of living ranking index.
The city is considered to be the cultural capital of Maharashtra. The city has emerged as a major educational hub in recent decades.
Pune has long been a major educational and cultural centre; former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru referred to it as the “Oxford and Cambridge of India”.
One can rent a scooter from 7 Scooters Rental Service to explore Pune.