WHO ARE WE ?

An association of Kolhapur Hoteliers to

promote tourism and its related activities in Kolhapur.

Kolhapur, the land of magnificent temples, is the religious pride of Maharashtra. Nested in the tranquil laps of the Sahyadri mountain ranges, it is situated on the banks of the river Panchganga. Also termed as a city of palaces and gardens, it is a historic Maratha city, with the Mahalakshmi temple forming the focus. Arts, aristocracy and graciousness, combined with culture stepped in spiritualism, education and modernization.

Founded by Chhatrapati Tarabai, this princely state flourished under the reign of Chhatrapati’s of Kolhapur, especially under the legendry Rajarshi Shahu Chhatrapati Maharaj and Rajaram Chhatrapati Maharaj who set a vision and laid the foundation of modern Kolhapur. The crowning glory of the district of Kolhapur is the Ambabai (Mahalakshmi) Temple, where pilgrims in millions come every year to seek her blessings. There is a strong belief after one worships Lord Balaji at Tirupati, offering prayer to goddess Mahalakshmi is essential to complete the pilgrimage.

Kolhapur, known as ‘Dakshin Kashi’ is one of the most prosperous and joyous city of India in Southern Maharashtra in western Ghats. Kolhapur, the town of goddess Mahalakshmi is gifted with an incredible archeological & cultural heritage, magnificent temples, monuments, forts, lakes and gardens. Kolhapur is world famous for Kolhapuri Chappals & Jaggery. Flushed with tourists all around the year ,city is equally famous for special Kolhapuri Misal and Kolhapur Rassa and many more mouth watering delicacies.

KOLHAPUR TOURISM MAP

Route 2 : Kolhapur to Ratnagiri
Prayag: 7 Kms from Kolhapur
Jotiba: 18 Kms from Kolhapur
Panhala: 25 Kms from Kolhapur
Paijarwadi: 30 Kms from Kolhapur
Amba: 60 Kms from Kolhapur
Vishalgad: 20 Kms from Amba
Pawankhind: 15 Kms from Amba
Marleshwar: 30 Kms from Amba
Ratnagiri: 135 Kms from Kolhapur
Ganpatipule: 25 Kms from Ratnagiri
Pawas: 15 Kms from Ratnagiri
Route 3 : Kolhapur to Gaganbawada
Barki Waterfall: 65 Kms from Kolhapur (seasonal)
Palsambe: 45 Kms from Kolhapur
Gaganbawda: 52 Kms from Kolhapur
Route 4 : Kolhapur to Phonda Ghat
Kalammawadi Dam: 60 Kms from Kolhapur
Radhanagari Dam: 60 Kms from Kolhapur
Dajipur Sanctuary: 90 Kms from Kolhapur
Route 1 : Kolhapur to Sangli
Chinmay Ganadhish: Top Sambhapur – 8 Kms
Ramling, Alate: 22 Kms from Kolhapur
Bahubali: 6 Kms from Hatkanangale
Narsobawadi: 50 Kms from Kolhapur
Khidrapur: 12 Kms from Narsobawadi
Sangli: 50 Kms from Kolhapur
Audumbar: 25 Kms from Sangli
Route 5 : Kolhapur to Amboli
Admapur: 40 Kms from Kolhapur
Gargoti: 50 Km froms Kolhapur
Ramtirth / Ajara: 85 Kms from Kolhapur
Amboli: 115 Kms from Kolhapur

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Kolhapur, the town of goddess Mahalakshmi is gifted with an incredible archeological & cultural heritage, magnificent temples, monuments, forts, lakes and gardens

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