Baug lies at a distance of approximately one kilometer from Swargate,
Pune. The lush green lawns of the Baug, along with its blooming
flowerbeds, attract tourist from far and wide. Pune Saras Baug is also
quite famous for the Ganapati temple situated inside its premises. The
temple is perched on top of a small hillock and provides an amazing view
of the surrounding areas. Dedicated to Lord Ganesha, it dates back to
the time of Madahvrao Peshwas. Read to explore the Saras Baug of Poona,
The place where the park now stands was once occupied by a small lake.
However, the lake got dried up and was later developed into the Saras
Baug. The park is also frequented by joggers and walkers, in early
morning as well as evening. Saras Baug is quite popular as a picnic spot
also and can be easily reached by auto rickshaws.