The town of Radhanagari is located in the Kolhapur district of Maharashtra. Situated on the banks of River Bhogawati, Radhanagiri is famous for its dam and wildlife sanctuary by the same name. Its district headquarters, Kolhapur, is about 45 km away from here and the capital city of Mumbai is located at a distance of 424 km.
Places to Stay
Unlike Radhanagari, one will find plenty of budget hotels in Kolhapur. Some of the options that are worth trying out here are Hotel Landmark (Tariff-Rs.800), MTDC Holiday Resort Panhala (Tariff-Rs.750) and Hotel Sony Palace (Tariff-Rs.900).
Marathi is the official language of this area.
Some of the major festivals celebrated here are Ganesh Chaturthi (September), Navratri (October), Diwali (November) and Janmashtami (August).
Places of Interest
Radhanagari Dam and Radhanagari Wildlife Sanctuary are the major attractions in this town. Some of the places that are worth visiting places in Kolhapur are Amma Temple, Town Hall Museum, Khidrapur, New Palace Museum and Fort Panhala.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Kolhapur Airport (51 km).
The nearest major railway station from here is the Nanogaon Railway Station at a distance of 32 km.
State buses are a major mode of transportation here. There are no private operators offering direct bus services in this area. Online bus booking in India makes it possible to book bus tickets without any hassle.
Panaji (known as Panjim in English) is the capital of the state of Goa. Goa's largest city, Panaji is situated on the banks of the Mandovi river in Tiswadi taluka. Panjim is a favorite among tourists for its old world charm, pretty villas, cobbled streets and interesting buildings that give it a Portuguese ambience.
Places to Stay
Panjim has a lot of accommodation options to offer. Some of the budget options are Sea Shore Beach Resort (Tariff- Rs. 850) Summerville Beach Resort (Tariff- Rs. 900) and Goan Clove Apartment Hotel (Tariff- Rs. 950).
Konkani is the official language. English and Hindi is also spoken here.
Shigmo the colorful spring festival is Goa's version of Holi is held during the full-moon period in March. The annual Goan Carnival is also marked by great revelry and celebrations. The largest film festival in India, International Film Festival of India (IFFI) is held in Goa every year.
Places to Visit
Some of the places to visit in Panaji are Adilshahi Palace, the Mahalaxmi Temple, the Jama Masjid mosque, the Chapel of St. Sebastian, 18th June Road , Mala area, Miramar beach and the Kala Academy, Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is Dabolim Airport (30kms).
The Vasco Da Gama railway station has many regular trains that connect the city with the important cities of the country. The Panaji railway station is also another station in the city.
Panjim has many bus stands such as the Interstate Private Bus Stand, Miramar Bus Stand, Secretariat Bus Stand, People's HS Bus Stand, Mala Bus Stand, Patto Footbridge Bus Stand and the Four Pillar Bus Stand. Many private bus operators such as Fernandes Tours & Travels, Neeta Tours and Travels and RMS Travels & Tourism run regular buses to and from the city. Book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com and make use of its bus ticket offer