Shahuwadi is a small village in the district of Kolhapur in Maharashtra, India. People travel from all over India to Shahuwadi throughout the year. The Amba Ghat Mountain is close to Shahuwadi and lies on the Ratnagiri-Kolhapur road.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Shahuwadi. Some of them are Hotel Nisarg (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Rajat Executive Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Shansuman (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Victor Palace Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The local language of Shahuwadi is Marathi. English and Hindi are also spoken.
The important festivals of Shahuwadi are Diwali, Pola and Ganesh Chaturthi which are celebrated every year.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction close to Shahuwadi. Some of them are Dajipur Wildlife Sanctuary (63 km from Shahuwadi), Mandwa (79 km from Shahuwadi) and Kolhapur (45 km from Shahuwadi).
How to Get There
The Kolhapur Airport is the nearest which is at a distance of 55 km from Shahuwadi.
One can reach Shahuwadi by train by getting down at the Kolhapur Railway Station which is 43 km away from Shahuwadi. However, the closest major railway station is Ratnagiri Railway Station which is at a distance of 70 km from Shahuwadi.
Shahuwadi is well-connected by road with Kolhapur. Shahuwadi Bus Station has buses that ply everyday on to and fro basis to Kolhapur and other towns and cities. You can get discounts on bus tickets through TicketGoose.com, one of the popular bus booking websites.