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Daya S.

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Hi I am a Licensed Tourist Guide of Incredible India Ministry of Tourism Govt.

Of India
I have been taking tours since 2004. My educational background is that I am a Post
Graduate of Human Sciences Psychology. Always being very good at understanding people
comes naturally to me.
I am a good Narrator and make my conversation interesting
with sound knowledge of all the different subjects.
I have been recommended by my tourists/ guests Travel Agents, corporate clients many times over.
A tour for me is an opportunity to make memorable pictures of my Country in the
mind of the traveler and make sure he or she enjoys it.
It is more important to experience the local flavor of the place besides
the History, Monuments etc.
I conduct Heritage tours, Walking tours, Temple Tours, Culinary tours, Tradition and and cultural tours
I have developed some tours for people who specially come to Pune for work or corporate reasons
and have little time for tourism. But I make sure they take a good glimpse of the city
Most of the clients are from Asian Countries, Europeans and Americans
They enjoy the color and crowds of our native bazaars and Old vintage homes.
About Pune
The city of Pune which has various titles, like OXFORD of the East, IT HUB, Automobile Capital of India. Cultural Capital of Maharashtra, Summer/Monsoon Capital of the British Presidency, Biggest Two wheeler city of India
Today Pune is the most aspired city to live in.
The existence of Pune has been since 2000 yrs on the Deccan Plateau. . The caves of Karla, Bhaje, Bedse were carved during 1st and 2nd century. .
There was a trade of Indigo, Cotton cloth, Spices, Ivory and Sandalwood with Romans, Greeks, Chinese, and Egyptians. Between the 7th & 12th c there were different Hindu clans and kingdoms. After which the Mughals (Bahamanis, Turks, ADIL SHAHS etc) started invading. The credit of establishing independence as Maratha Kingdom goes to the great Maratha Ruler Shivaji. The peshwas ruled as ministers for 4 generations. The British came to Pune in the early 18th century. A war broke out between the Marathas and the British in 1817 and Pune came under Bombay Presidency Pune was an important center for social and religious reforms
the guest to country sides, industrial belts etc.

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What an amazing day! Daya had listened to our requests made before we arrived and we saw exactly what we wanted and more. It was a very personal tour which she made truly wonderful. We saw so many many sights! Daya was extremely easy to get along with and a pleasure to be with. Yogesh her driver was great. I am sure that whatever tour you do with Daya it will be supported by her vast knowledge, and her lovely personality and humour and you will have a really wonderful day. I recommend her most highly.
Ann Leeson

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My license comes from Ministry of Tourism Government of India
I have been working for the Western Region which covers 5 states and 2 Union territories

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