Peth is a village in Valva-islampur of Sangli district, Maharashtra. The Pune-Nasik Highway passes through this village. Sangli is located 293 km away from this village and Mumbai, its capital city, is 162 km away. Cities that surround Peth are Kolhapur, Uran Islampur, Karad and Vadgaon Kasba. Some of the nearby areas around this village are Karad, Shirala, Kadegaon and Palus.
Places to Stay
There are no good hotels available in Peth. Pimpri Chinchwad which is 42 km away from Peth offers good budget hotels. These hotels are Indrayani (Tariff – Rs.939), Hotel Rajmandir (Tariff – Rs.881), Hotel Kamlesh (Tariff – Rs.993) and Hotel Janata Palace (Tariff – Rs.764).
The languages spoken by the people of Peth are Marathi, Hindi and Kannada.
The most celebrated festivals in Peth are Maha Shivratri in February, Holi in March, Jiviti Puja held in July-August, Ganesh Chaturthi in August, Navaratri in October and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are many interesting places around Peth. Some of them are Chas Kaman Dam (36 km), Chakan (22 km), Yedagaon Dam (36 km), and Pabal (21 km) from Peth.
How to Get There
Kolhapur Airport, located 297 km away from Peth, is the nearest airport.
There is no railway station in Peth. The Akurdi Railway Station (43 km) from this village is the nearest railway station. Kolhapur Railway Station is the major railhead located 295 km away.
Peth is connected to neighbouring cities by a network of state-run and private buses. Do away with standing in ticket counters and opt for online bus reservation facility instead.