Vetal Tekdi Pune

Vetal Hill Pune is a prominent hill in the Pune. The hill is the highest point within the city limits.

Vetal Hill is located in Kothrud, on the western side of Pune.A prominent hill in the city limits of Pune is Vetal Hill which is the highest point at an elevation of 2600 feet. Vetala temple is also located on the top of the hill and that is how the hill got its name as Vetal Hill.

The place is an excellent getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city and provides a great morning trek location for the weekends. The Indian Forest Department maintains an observation deck near the temple.

There are various types of Flora and Fauna out here. Different species of birds are found too. Birding is extremely popular on Vetal Tekdi and on weekends it’s common to find young photography enthusiast looking for different birds. The tekdi has the most diverse bird population in the city. During monsoon, the place gets greener than ever.


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