Taljai is a hill right at the heart of Pune city that has been designated as a wildlife reserve. The road to this hill passes through the Shivaji Maratha College campus with a picturesque mountain path, with sharp turns. Near the doorway of the woodland is a temple to Taljai, a Hindu Goddess. Vehicles are prohibited in this location. The reserve attracts migratory birds and is home to Peacocks. This region is consequently famous with newbie chicken watchers and ornithologists. The city is taken into consideration to be the cultural capital of Maharashtra.
It is also called the "Oxford of the East" because of the presence of numerous well-known instructional institutions. The metropolis has emerged as a first-rate instructional hub in latest a long time, with nearly 1/2 of the whole international college students in the us of a analyzing in Pune. A current have a look at concluded that the lake at Taljai is dying because of dumping of plastic waste. The park is open for visitors from five to ten in the mornings and from 4:30 to 7:00 within the evenings.