Located in the heart of the city of Pune, Taljai Hills or Taljai Tekadi is one of the most popular trekking and picnic spots that attracts a lot of locals as well as tourist influx. The spot is basically a hilltop that has been named after the temple that is situated at the entrance of the forest leading to the hill. It is presided over by the local deity Taljai. The place is especially popular among avid bird watchers as you can find a lot of peacocks, and other migratory birds. Taljai Hills look extra ravishing and lively during the monsoons when a lot of people come here to visit.