The Prabhat Road
is a centrally located region near the Deccan Gymkhana
. This region is a pivotal road for a number of buses that travel across the city.
Areas surrounding the Prabhat Road
and linked through it are Deccan Gymkhana
, the Karve Road
, the Bhandarkar Road
and Nal Stop. Significant arteries of the city like the Maharishi Karve Road
, the Fergusson College Road
, the Lal Bahadur Shashtri Road, the SB Road
and the Law College Road connect with the Prabhat Road
forming a mesh of road network. This road is well connected via the Pune
Road Transport buses. It is famous for the Deccan Gymkhana
and the PYC Hindu Gymkhana that are situated in close proximity. Major railway junctions are located at a distance of 5 kilometers and are approachable by means of city buses. The airport is located at a distance of 2 kms.
It is a centrally located area and is mostly saturated for any new projects to come up. The lush greenery that surrounds this locality is known to attract a lot of inhabitants. The upscale locality is one of the oldest inhabited area of the city. The average price of property in this locality is estimated to be around Rs 17, 000 per square feet. The most popular property type are apartment buildings and independent villas. The rapid industrialization has resulted in steep rise in property prices.
There are a lot of recreational centers in and around this area. Major landmarks that are located nearby are the Deccan Gymkhana
Cricket Stadium, Kamla Nehru Park, Joshi Saba Graha and Tilak Smarak Mandir. Healthcare centers around this road are Poona Hospital and Research Centre and Sahyadri Hospital. Educational institutions located in and around this area include Symbiosis School, Smt Kashibai Navale College of Commerce, Zawares Professional Academy, Bharat Natya Sanshodhan Mandir and Abasaheb Garware College.