The trip from Pune to Nashik has a number of routes that you can pick from. However, the fastest route is via National Highway 60. This route will take you a little over four and half hours. To take this route, you need to tell your cab booking service to first take the Mumbai Pandharpur road located in Juna bazar. Once on this road you need to get to National Highway 60 and follow the road till you reach the Nashik Shirdi road. You then need to continue in your one way cab on the Nashik Shirdi road till you reach your destination in Nashik.
The temperatures are extreme in Nashik and this is the reason you need to plan your trip well. If you want pleasant weather that is not too hot or too cold, then you need to visit between October and March. If you love the rains, then June to September is ideal as Nashik receives a lot of rainfall.
There are two major routes to get to Nashik from Pune. The fastest route is via National Highway 60. This route will take you four and half hours to reach Nashik. The other route is via National Highway 160. This route will take an hour more to reach. This route goes via Asangaon, Igatpuri and Lonavala. This is a picturesque route and there are quite a few places that you can stop over.
The roads between Pune and Nashik are generally good for the majority of the journey. You need to be careful of the road stretch up to Narangaon from Pune. After that it is a smooth drive.