5 Things to Do in Kolhapur 2020 (Starting from ₹1399 Only)

The Panchaganga River softly kisses the shores of Kolhapur and the ancient temples spread a calm through the city, inviting tourists to rest their minds and bodies in the peace and serenity born of the confluence of the natural and the spiritual in Kolhapur. Majestic temples, stern fortresses, and extensive wildlife sanctuaries make vacationing in Kolhapur a delight for adults as well as children. Of the best things to do in Kolhapur its most famous attraction- the majestic Mahalakshmi Mandir that draws thousands of devotees to itself all year round. Standing tall since the 12th century, this temple is known as one of the Shakti Peethas listed in Hindu puranas. It is said to possess miraculous power and occupies a reverential place in the hearts of many worshipers. Despite being full of people at all times, Mahalakshmi Temple nonetheless retains a soothing vibe that comforts modernity’s restless minds. Kolhapur is not just a city of temples but also boasts of deep historical roots that have left behind a legacy of magnificent palaces like New Palace and Shalini Palace, as well as grand statues like Tara Rani Statue and Baicha Putla. Several museums around the city also speak of the city’s past with pride.

Not only are there amazing sights to be experienced inside the city, but there are some wonderful points of interest in the outskirts of Kolhapur as well. Panhala Fort, approimately 18 kilometres away, is an attraction not to be missed. The panoramic landscape of undulating hills covered in greenery instills awe and humility in the viewer while the Jyotiba Temple close by provides a spiritual escape for devotees. The shrine of Lord Dattatreya at Nrusimhawadi, the Koppeshwar Mandir, and the shrine of Dattatreya add further interest to the attractions of Kolhapur. A visit to Radhanagari Wildlife Sanctuary, which houses a diverse range of animals and birds, as well as to the Radhanagari Dam is also a must when in Kolhapur. All these places can be visited on convenient daytrips from the city, and you can return to Kolhapur in time for some interesting evening shopping in the local market. Check out the best things to do in Kolhapur to have a fun filled holiday here.

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Adventure Activities at Amba Ghat
Adventure Activities at Amba Ghat

3D/2N

Kolhapur

About the activity : Your next holiday plans need to be set with an array of adventure activities at Amba Ghat! The lush greenery and the misty mountains allure you to a trance like state, so ensure to indulge in nature photography while you are here. Located on the Ratnagiri-Kolhapur road, Amba Ghat is a popular tourist destination; however, it is a favourite amongst hard core adventurers as well. If you enjoy combining the taste of nature sightseeing along with a tinge of history and culture embedded in all that you can see, and then this is the ideal getaway for you for the weekend! While exploring the different aspects of the adventures in Amba Ghat, you can discover the wonders of Waghzara, known for its tigers and also explore the Konkan Darshan point from where Konkan region covers over 60km of ranges with its unique and intricate charm! Grab your camera gear and your trekking shoes for an exciting and one of a kind experience high up in the amazing mountains of Central India! 
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32 Ratings

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INR 3,800

Safari and Stay at Jungle Resort Amba
Safari and Stay at Jungle Resort Amba

2D/1N

Kolhapur

About the Activity with Details: Cossetted by the fascinating Western Ghats and adorned by evergreen thickets all around, Jungle Resort Amba makes it for a salubrious getaway amidst the nature! While visiting this astounding holiday home, one can easily delve deep into the lush forests with a safari and stay at Jungle Resort Amba. Divided into two days, your stay at this retreat will be further enchanted by the peace and serenity that dwells within the vicinity. During your stay, you can also participate in an array of indoor and outdoor games along with lively barbeque and bonfire. In addition to all these, during your stay, you can also indulge in a nature walk, visit several attraction points around the resort and curate some of the best memories of your safari and stay at Jungle Resort Amba.
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Panhala to Pawankhind Trek, Kolhapur
Panhala to Pawankhind Trek, Kolhapur

2D/1N

Kolhapur

About the tour with details: Revisit history, witness the glories and explore the valorous tales of the past with this Panhala to Pawankhind trek! A 3 days' tour that revolves around the historic Panhala Fort and Pawankhind, this is in fact the best tour that will get you acquainted with the fascinating history of the great Maratha legacy.Starting from Pune, this Panhala to Pawankhind trek, will also take you to the quaint and rustic village of Pandharpani. Walk through this hamlet and witness its local life; get the utmost feel of country life with an overnight stay in a local house in Pandharpani!Adding more to this amazing trek, you can also pay your tribute to the great Maratha warriors who sacrificed their lives to safeguard their homeland! Join this exciting trek that is steeped with history and liveliness; know more about the golden past of India!
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A Trek to Panhalgad
A Trek to Panhalgad

2D/1N

Kolhapur

Rich with history and lore the tale of the capture of Panhalagad is famous throughout the pages of history. Located in the towering ranges of Sahyadri Ranges near the city of Kolhapur, Trek to Panhalgad is one of the most strategic vantage offering views of the Bijapur trade route, an important route in the times of Maratha and Mughal empires. The fort itself is an awe inspiring structure built in the 12th Century. With various historical monuments gracing its top, Panhalgad trek is a treat for all the history buffs. The monsoons lend their special caress to the beauty of the fort to transform it into a green and serene paradise. Embark on this offbeat Monsoon trek and let history come alive! About the Activity with Details: Relive the inspiring history of the Panhalgad Fort and a pay your homage to the brave souls who laid down their lives for its capture by the Maratha Empire as you Trek to Panhalgad. The expedition and adventure starts as you depart Pune with your group to reach Panhala Fort early in the morning. Thereafter, as you arrive at the fort next morning, take in the serene natural beauty and embark on the trail as you continue the Panhalgad trek. Observe and admire the pretty hamlets that dot your way and pay your respects at the Veer Baaji Prabhu Deshpande Tomb, in honour of the martyr who laid down his life fighting. Your memorable excursion of Trek to Panhalgad comes to an end as you depart for Pune early next evening, carrying with you the warm feeling of having witnessed a moment in history.
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