Pimpri Chinchwad City is situated in the Pune District of Maharashtra. It is situated in the neighborhood of Pune City. Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation looks after various local issues in Pimpri Chinchwad City. It is one of the developing cities in Maharashtra.
Pimpri Chinchwad City is separated from Pune City by the Mula Mutha river. But both regions are connected by Bopodi Bridge built on the Mula Mutha river.
Areas in Pimpri Chinchwad region :
- Pimpri Gaon
- Chinchwad Gaon
- Bhosari Gaon
- Sant Tukaram Nagar
- Indrayani Nagar
- Pimple Saudagar
Shopping Centres in Pimpri Chinchwad City :
In the past few years, it is seen that many people are settling in the PCMC region. It is because of recent developments taken place in the region. Due to this demand for shopping centers has increased rapidly.
Some famous shopping centers in Pimpri Chinchwad City:
- Big Bazaar
- Star Bazaar
- D Mart
- City One mall
- Spot 18 Mall
- Brand Factory
Pimpri Camp Market (Mobile Market) :
Pimpri Camp Market is known as the Mobile Market due to numerous mobile shops situated in this region. A large number of people visit these shops to buy recent smartphones.
Not only mobile shops but also accessories shops, Super Market, Electronics Shops, Clothes Shops, etc are present. These shops are situated in different clusters in the market. Pimpri Market have many clusters like Mobile shops, Kirana shops, Clothes Shops, Wholesale Markets, etc.
People often visit this market for shopping purposes. Retailers visit this market for purchasing items from wholesale shops.
Famous Food places in Pimpri Chinchwad City :
PCMC region has many famous food places. PCMC region has one of the lowest food rates. Many people love to eat food at food stalls.
DY Patil College Surroundings :
This place is famous for a large number of food stalls. This place is situated near DY Patil Medical College, Yashwantrao Chavan Memorial Hospital, and DY Patil Junior College. This place has gained popularity because of the large of students studying MBBS, Science and Commerce, etc.
This region is famous for its Poha, Idli Sambar, Vada Pav, Juice stalls, etc. Many people around the city visit this place in the morning especially for Poha and Idli Sambar. One can see a large number of people in the morning in the PCMC region.
This region is mostly called as ‘DY’ by the people. If people want to eat food, they say in Hindi, “Chal, DY ko jaate hai”.
• Spine City Corner :
This place has gained the attention of many food lovers. This place is situated near Indrayani Nagar. Spine City is famous for a mall present at the corner of the Spine road. Hence this place is known as Spine City Corner.
Spine City Mall has numerous shops providing food of wide variety. Paratha, Burgers, Pizza, Potato Roll, Pav Bhaaji, etc. Apart from these shops, many food stalls are located near the road. Pani Puri, Dabeli, Bhaji, and Vada Pav are some of the few dishes provided by these food stalls.
Transport Connectivity :
Pune and Pimpri Chinchwad City are connected by PMPML buses, trains, rickshaws, etc. One can easily travel across the Pimpri Chinchwad City due to this such facility.
Pimpri Chinchwad City’s transport system is developed in the past few years. The city has also shown growth in the number of passengers. Most of the passengers are students and employees.
Many students from Pimpri Chinchwad City prefer to travel via buses because PMPML provides concessions to students.
Some bus depots are Bhosari Bus Depot, Sant Tukaram Nagar Bus Depot which is situated in City. Bhosari Bus Terminal, Hinjewadi Bus Terminal, and Nigdi Bus stop are some populated bus stands in the PCMC region.
Apart from buses, many rickshaws can be seen around the city. Rickshaws help people for last-mile connectivity. Rickshaw stands can be seen at many places in PCMC.
PCMC region has many BRT routes that help passengers due to which travel time is decreased. BRT route is a special route or passage through which only PMPML buses can pass.
Local trains are used on regular basis in PCMC by students and employees. Nashik Phata Railway Station, Pimpri Railway Station, Chinchwad Railway Station, Akurdi Railway Station, etc are some of the railway stations in PCMC. Parking zones are also available for those people who want to leave their bikes at the railway stations.
Movie theatres :
In this region, four famous theatres are situated. People love to watch movies. Be it Hindi or Marathi movie, people always go to the theatres to enjoy the movie.
Theatres in this region :
- Vishal Esquare, Pimpri
- PVR Theatre, Pimpri
- INOX Theatre, Akurdi
- Carnival Cinemas, Spine City, Moshi
- Carnival Primier Plaza, Chinchwad
Bhosari MIDC :
Bhosari MIDC region is located near the Landewadi region of Bhosari of PCMC region. Its campus is quite large in terms of area. Many factories, shops are located in the region. Most of the shops produce pieces of equipment. Sometimes they employ some workers which work in their respective homes. These workers have given the work of giving a finishing touch to manufactured products.
Bhosari MIDC has given many employment opportunities to people. MIDC employees belong to various states. People can jobs easily in MIDC based on their educational qualifications. In some companies, the 12th is the minimum qualification. Hence MIDC emerges as an employment opportunity giver mainly for those who lack higher education due to some reasons
Educational Institutes in Pimpri Chinchwad City :
- Priyadarshani High School
- Sant Sai School
- Bhairavnath Vidyalaya
- Rajmata Jijau Shikshan Mandal
- SNBP International School and Junior College
- Bajaj High School and Junior College
- Modern High School and Junior College
- Dr. DY Patil Collge: Akurdi, Pimpri, Ravet, and Shahunagar
- Saint Ursula Junior College
- Jaihind Junior College
- ASM College
- SS Ajmera School and Junior College
- Shri Mhalsakant Vidyalaya and Junior College
- Pratibha College
- ATSS College
- Podar International School
- Pimpri Chinchwad College of Engineering (PCCOE)
- SB Patil College
- Nutan College of Engineering
- JSPM College of Engineering
- Pimpri Chinchwad Polytechnic