Sarwad, a village in Karnataka’s Bijapur district, is located about 554 km away from its capital city, Bangalore. Its district headquarters is only 2 km away. Its nearby areas are Basavana Bagewadi (46 km), Sindagi (62 km), and Mudhol (85 km). If you visit this place, then you will get all the amenities in Bijapur.
Places to Stay
Hotels are very basic in Sarwad, but Bijapur, which is 2 km away, has plenty of options for its tourists. Some of them are Madhuvan International (Tariff –Rs.900), Pleasant Stay Hotel (Tariff –Rs.700) and Pearl Hotel (Tariff –Rs.600).
Kannada is widely spoken in Sarwad.
Some of the major festivals celebrated in Sarwad are Mahashivaratri in February, Holi in March-April, Ganesh Chaturthi in September and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
Places to visit in and around Sarwad are in Bijapur (2 km). Some of the major attractions are Citadel, Anand Mahal, Jama Masjid, Gol Gumbaz, Akmatti Dam and Gagan Mahal.
How to Get There
The closest airport from this town is the airport in Sholapur, which is 96 km away.
The major railhead connecting this town is the Sholapur railway station, which is 97 km away.
Buses are available from Bijapur, which connect this village to other cities. State-run buses ply on this route. Make use of a Volvo bus service when you are travelling anywhere in India and travel in comfort.