The town of Hatkanangale is situated in the Kolhapur district of Maharashtra. A home to plenty of cotton mills, Hatkanangale is known as the “Manchester of India”. It is 374 km away from the capital city of Mumbai. The absolute tranquility and natural green hills of this town makes it an apt destination for weekend getaways. Ichalkaranji (9 km), Sangli (27 km) and Kolhapur (29 km) are some of the top cities one can visit close by.
Places to Stay
Hotels in Hatkannangale are very basic. But one may find couple of budget hotels in Sangli like Royal Residency Lodge (Tariff-Rs.600), Ruchira Deluxe Hotel (Tariff-Rs.700), City Palace (Tariff-Rs.800) and others.
Marathi is the official language of this place.
Ganesh Festival (August) is the major festival of this area.
Places of Interest
Hatkanangale is a beautiful town but there are hardly any places to visit for tourists. However, Kolhapur houses several major attractions like Kopeshwar Temple, Gaganbavada, Chandgad, New Palace and Chhatrapati Museum.
How to Get There
Kolhapur Airport (27 km) is the closest airport from this area.
Hatkanangale has its own railway station which is just 4 km away from the main town centre.
State buses are a major mode of transportation in Hatkanangale. Book your tickets in advance and avail of your bus ticket discount coupon, especially given during festive seasons.