An opening move for tourists by introducing Ganeshotsav Darshan Package Tour
Pune, 16 September 2015: For the first time, Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) has introduced special Pune Ganeshotsav Darshan package tour on 20 and 22 September, an initiative to ensure tourists across the world get a chance to visit their favourite ‘Bappa’. MTDC has tied up with the Ganesh Pandals in Pune to increase tourist footfalls in Maharashtra. These package tours are planned in a manner to help Tourist in easy and comfortable Darshan at an affordable price.
Paraag Jaiin Nainutia, Managing Director, MTDC, said, “After the success in Mumbai, we are glad to announce the Ganeshostav Tour, specially for tourists from several regions of the state. As we all know Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated with splendour in Pune. Pune has its own tradition and history and this makes it more significant. We keep receiving enquires for Pune, and we have seen curiosity amongst tourists from across the globe for understanding our culture.”
Pune’s famous Kasbapeth’s Kasba Ganpati, Tambadi Jogeshwari, Guruji Talim Ganpati, Tulshibaug Ganpati, Shirmant Dagdusheth Halwai Ganpati, Hutatma Babu Genu Ganpati and tour will end with the most historic Ganpati Kesari wada Ganpati.
Paraag Jaiin Nainutia, added, “It’s a well-established fact that first public event was Ganesh Chaturthi and it was celebrated in Pune since times of Shivaji Maharaj and later the tradition was kept alive by an Indian freedom fighter and social reformer Lokmanya Tilak. Tourists from world are eager to understand the magic of Pune and its relation of celebrating festivals in pomp manner.”
The tour package will include the traveling cost, along with Breakfast and Lunch. The tour also includes a guide who will share some interesting and obsecure facts about Pune and explain tourist the history behind each Ganpati Pandal. MTDC has ensured the passengers comfort level by giving a personal attention to these tour packages.
Package Details and booking is handled by MTDC on these numbers – 02026126836/8169