Parle is a village in Chandgad of Kolhapur district, Maharashtra. This village is mainly populated by Chardo families, who migrated there to escape the Portuguese in Goa. Kolhapur is located 118 km away from Parle and its capital city, Mumbai, is 488 km away. Areas that surround this village are Ajara, Dodamarg, Satari, and Belgaum. Nearby cities that border this area are Mapusa, Sawantwadi, Belgaum, and Sankeshwar.
Places to Stay
There are no hotels in Parle. However, there are good budget hotels available in Kolhapur. They are Hotel Ashish Deluxe (Tariff – Rs.734), Hotel Landmark (Tariff – Rs.884), Hotel Samrat (Tariff – Rs.832), and Hotel Kohinoor Square (Tariff – Rs.990).
The languages spoken in Parle are Marathi, Konkani, and English.
The most important festivals celebrated in Parle are Maha Shivratri in February-March, Holi in March, Ganesh Chaturthi held in August, Navratri held in October, and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are many places of interest around Parle that are worth visiting. Some of them are Jangam Hatti Dam located 11 km away from Parle, Chandgad 13 km away, and Kalasgade 3 km away from Parle.
How to Get There
Belgaum Airport, which is 51.3 km away from Parle, is the nearest from here.
There are no railway stations in Parle. The nearest railway station is the Belgaum Railway Station, which is located 40.3 km away from this village.
There are regular buses from nearby cities that connect the village of Parle to other towns and cities. Private bus operators have daily bus trips from Parle to other states. If you are booking bus tickets for your journey, book online and travel without any tension.