Pune the second largest city in Maharashtra after Mumbai is historically and culturally rich giving the essence of the Maratha and Peshwa culture. Also known as the educational hub and cultural capital of Maharashtra, it still attracts a lot of tourists, students and professionals from both India and overseas. The beginning of the transformation of the small kasbah (town) into a large city was done by Bajirao I who was appointed as the Peshwa (Prime Minister) of the Maratha Empire in 1720. Its expansion of Maratha empire led to the development of the city with the construction of many temples, monuments, houses and bridges. The 4 hours of the heritage walk through the area will lead the guests through the historic buildings, places, monuments and areas with the Peshwa culture and religion embedded in it.