Mayureshwar Wildlife Sanctuary is located at Baramati, in Pune district, Maharashtra, India. This sanctuary is situated at about 72 kms from Pune and 35 kms from Daund. This is comparatively a small sanctuary and it is located off Pune-Solapur highway. The animal attractions at the sanctuary are Rabbits, Chikara i.e Hiran, big eagle, Wolf, Indian Fox and also different varieties of birds. Hence this sanctuary is also amazing for the bird watching.
The Sanctuary covers 5.14 Sq.Kms of area. The Mayureshwar Wildlife Sanctuary has beautiful grasslands and also the desert areas of India. This sanctuary is considered to be one of the attractions near Pune.
How to get there?
How to Reach Mayureshwar Wildlife Sanctuary by Road:
Since the Mayureshwar Wildlife Sanctuary is located near Pune and on Pune-Solapur Road, you may take this route to reach if going by the own cars. If you want to go by bus, then you may get a ST (MSRTC) bus for Supe from Pune Swargate. The Sanctuary is located within 1 km from the Supe.
How to Reach Mayureshwar from Pune: To go from Pune to Mayureshwar head towards Hadapsar – Loni Kalbhor – Kunjirwadi – Sortapwadi Phatha – Kasurdi – Bhandgaon. Take a right turn from Kdeagaon and head towards Supe – Mayureshwar.
How to Reach Mayureshwar from Mumbai: To go from Mumbai to Mayureshwar head towards Pune from Mumbai-Pune expressway and use above route from Pune to reach Mayureshwar.
How to Reach Mayureshwar from Satara: To go from Satara to Mayureshwar head towards Rewadi – Wathar – Tadawale S. Wagholi – Koparde – Nira – Murti – Morgaon – Mayureshwar Wildlife Sanctuary.
How to Reach Mayureshwar Wildlife Sanctuary by Train:
If you want to go by train, then Daund is the nearest railway station; that is near to Pune. Daund is well connected to the major cities in the Maharashtra as well as out of the Maharashtra. Hence you may catch a train for the Daund and then head towards the Mayureshwar Wildlife Sanctuary. Pune is also a nearest railway station little lesser close than Daund. From Pune and Daund tourists can hire a cab or travel by MSRTC bus to reach Supe or Mayureshwar.
How to Reach Mayureshwar Wildlife Sanctuary by Air:
The nearest airport is Pune, if you want to take a flight. Pune airport is located at about 72 kms from the Mayureshwar Wildlife Sanctuary. From Pune airport, you may hire a cab to reach the Sanctuary. Since Pune is a major city in Maharashtra, it is well connected to the other major cities in Maharashtra as well as the cities out of Maharashtra. Mumbai is nearest international airport to reach Mayureshwar. Mumbai to Pune connectivity is good by road and rail and tourists can reach Pune within 3-4 hours from Mumbai.
Distance from Major Cities to Mayureshwar
- Pune to Mayureshwar Distance – 74 KM
- Baramati to Mayureshwar Distance – 41 KM
- Mumbai to Mayureshwar Distance – 220 KM
- Satara to Mayureshwar Distance – 88 KM
- Ahmednagar to Mayureshwar Distance – 111 KM
- Beed to Mayureshwar Distance – 198 KM
- Solapur to Mayureshwar Distance – 211 KM
- Nashik to Mayureshwar Distance – 265 KM