The village of Vaduj lies in the Satara district of Maharashtra. The state capital, Mumbai, is situated at a distance of 307 km. The beautiful Yerala River flows through the village. The Yeralwadi Dam, which is located at a distance of 10 km, is a major attraction in Vaduj. Its headquarters, Satara, is situated 56 km away.
Places to Stay
Vaduj does not have budget hotels. However, some of the affordable hotels and lodges one can opt for in Satara are Sai Palace Hotel (Tariff-Rs.500), Suruban Hotel (Tariff-Rs.400) and Aakar International Hotel (Tariff-Rs.400).
Marathi is the official language of this area.
Some of the major festivals of this region are Janmashtami (August), Ganesh Chaturthi (August-September), Navratri (October), Diwali (November).
Places of Interest
Except for the Yeralwadi Dam in Vaduj there is nothing much to see for tourists. However, Satara is home to several points of interest like Kaas Plateau, Kaas Lake, Thosegarh, Panchgani, Sajjangarh Fort and Chalkewadi Windmill Farms.
How to Get There
Kolhapur Airport at a distance of 117 km is the nearest major airport from here.
Rahimatpur Railway Station (33 km) is closest to this village.
The villagers here mostly use state buses for transportation as none of the private operators caters to this region. Book bus tickets to your favourite destination through various bus booking portals like Ticketgoose.com.