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|AC Cabs||Per Kms Rates||1 Days||2 Days||3 Days||4 Days||5 Days||D.A. Per Day|
|Indica AC||Rs. 9/-||800 Kms||800 Kms||900 Kms||1200 Kms||1500 Kms||Rs.200/-|
|Indigo AC||Rs. 10/-||800 Kms||800 Kms||900 Kms||1200 Kms||1500 Kms||Rs.200/-|
|Etios / Dzire AC||Rs. 10/-||800 Kms||800 Kms||900 Kms||1200 Kms||1500 Kms||Rs.200/-|
|Xylo AC||Rs. 12/-||800 Kms||800 Kms||900 Kms||1200 Kms||1500 Kms||Rs.200/-|
|Innova AC||Rs. 13/-||800 Kms||800 Kms||900 Kms||1200 Kms||1500 Kms||Rs.200/-|
Kolhapur is one of the cities, which are worth to be visited in Maharashtra. There are number of forts in this old city. Descended from its historic events, the city has many historical monuments and sites. During the periods of Satavahana kings and the Shilahar As, the magnificent temples of Kolhapur were constructed.
Kolhapur has number of tourist sites. The architecture of New Palace offers the visitors a combination of Jain and Hindu influences from Gujarat and Rajasthan, and local Rajwada style.
Chhatrapati Sahu Museum in the palace is also worth to visit. Rankala Lake, Old Palace, Town Hall Museum and Mahalaxmi are other sites, which are worth to visit. One can also organize excursions to Panhala, Vishalgad, Bhudargad, Paargad, Narasimha Wadi, Giroli Tourist Park, Dajipur Bison Sanctuary and Amboli, which are not so far from Kolhapur.
As far as shopping in Kolhapur is concerned, the city can be called as shoppers’ delight. The city is famous for its Kolhapuri saaj, Kolhapuri chappals and Kolhapuri sarees. Har and malas, mohanmal, bormal, chaplahar, kolhapuri saaj, pohehar and putlihar are the jewelleries, which can attract that tourists’ eye.
As Kolhapur is situated in higher altitude, normally it prevails cool weather. The city is well connected by road, air and train. While the mouth watering hot Kolhapuri cuisines are always to be tasted once.
Best Places to Visit in Kolhapur
This beautifully architect temple attracts huge devotees from in and around Kolhapur. Goddess Mahalaxmi also known, as Amba Bai is the presiding deity of this temple. Images of Kashi Vishweshwar, Kartika Swami, Sheshashayee, Siddhivinayak, Mahasaraswati, Mahakali, Shree Dutta and Shri Ram are also there inside the temple complex. Chalukya ruler, Karandev started the construction of this temple in the 7th century AD and later beautified by Shilahara Yadavas in the ninth century. The sanctum sanctorum has revered idol of the goddess weighing 40 kg. The idol has not been fashioned by any human being but exists in its natural form – a primeval monolith of uncut diamonds and precious stones.
New Palace and Chhatrapati Sahu Museum
Built in 1884, it is also known as the Maharaja’s New Place. Major Mant designed the palace. The architecture of the palace is a combination of Jain and Hindu influences from Gujarat and Rajasthan, and local Rajwada style. The first floor is for the present Maharaja, while the ground floor is dedicated to a fine collection of costumes, weapons, games, jewellery, embroidery and paraphernalia such as silver elephant saddles. A letter from the British Viceroy and Governor General of India is the other memorabilia. Shahaji Chhatrapati Museum is in the New Palace. Curious and interesting collections from the possessions of Maharaja Shahaji Chhatrapati like guns, trophies and clothes are preserved here.
Town Hall Museum
Old sculptures, filigree work in sandalwood and ivory, old coins and paintings of master artists of the region are displayed in the museum, which were found during the excavations at Brahmagiri.
Old Palace has a temple of the goddess Bhawani as well. This magnificent structure has an impressive marqee with filigree work in stone. This palace is located behind the temple of Mahalaxmi Temple.
Rankala Lake is said to be the oldest of all lakes in Maharashtra. There is the Rank Bhairav temple at the center of the lake. Its name is derived from this temple.
Shopping Point in Kolhapur
Kolhapur is popular for its cotton textiles, in particular Kolhapuri sarees. This city is also popular for its jewellery and leather sandals or Kolhapuri chappals. Here chappals of good quality are available as cheap as five pairs of sandals for less than Rs 500.
Kolhapur is famous for its special type of necklace called Kolhapur saaj. This jewellery is very much special for Maharashtrian women. Har and malas, mohanmal, bormal, chaplahar, kolhapuri saaj, pohehar and putlihar are the jewelleries that are made in Kolhapur. These names are derived from the peculiar shapes of the jewelleries. Thushi, a choker with closely bound tiny gold beads, is very popular in Kolhapur.
Mahadwar and Shivaji Roads are regarded as good places to shop. Tourists can find a good variety of Kolhapuri chappals and other leather goods on Bhausinji Road. One can also shop around the bus station in the Rajarampuri area. Shetkari Bazar is the cheapest place to shop.
Local Foods in Kolhapur
Kolhapur is a city of aficionados of good food. Kolhapur is famous for its spicy hot food. Almost all dishes are prepared with Sankeshwari or Lavangi chillies. Kolhapur offers Maharashtrian thali with pleasure, which is always a food lover’s delight. It might be too hot for the first-timers, so it is advisable to go easy on the chillies.
Misal (a mixture of cooked pulses) and mutton rassa (gravy) are the local delicacies. One can also try the rich, creamy milk from Kolhapur and the delicious jaggery and semi-solid hot kakavi, which is, processed sugarcane juice. The restaurants are situated near the bus stand.
Best Hotels in Kolhapur
Hotel Shyam Suman
Hotel Haripriya Grand
Best Time to Visit in Kolhapur
Summers in Kolhapur are very hot. The maximum temperature in the region lies between 33 and 35 degrees Celsius whereas the minimum ranges between 24 and 26 degrees Celsius. May is the hottest month of the year and it is preferred not to visit this time.
Distance and Travel Time
One way distance from Mumbai to Kolhapur is around 375 kms and it takes 6 hours to reach from Mumbai city.
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