All Bus Operators From Vaibhavwadi to Kankavli
Vaibhavwadi is a village and Taluka from the Sindhudurg District of Maharashtra, India. It is also the Taluk headquarters for the many villages under its jurisdiction. The cities nearest to Vaibhavwadi are Devgarh (47 km), Kolhapur (61 km) and Sawantwadi (73 km). Vaibhavadi is a mostly religious town with temples dedicated to Lord Vitthal and the people are peace-loving and harmonious. Vaibhavwadi’s population is fairly literate because there are a lot of schools and colleges in the area. Places to Stay
Although there are no Vaibhavwadi, nearby Talere (35 km) has a few budget hotel options. The Hotel Pravasi Bar and Family Restaurant (Tariff – Rs. 500-1000) comes with A/C and non-A/C rooms and other amenities at an affordable price.Language
The official language of Vaibhavwadi is Marathi. Konkani and English are also spoken here.Events
The important festivals of Vaibhavwadi are the Hindu festivals of Sri Krishna Janmashthami, Ganesh Chathurthi, Diwali, Dussehra, Sri Rama Navami and others. Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in and around Vaibhavwadi. Sindhudurg (48 km) is an important religious and historically-significant place of tourist attraction near Vaibhavwadi. Kunkeshwar in Kankavali (29 km) is accessible by bus from Vaibhavwadi. Panhala is a tourist attraction about 50 km away from Vaibhavwadi. How to Get ThereAir:
The nearest airport to Vaibhavwadi is Kolhapur Airport. The airport is located about 72 km away from the town. Rail:
Vaibhavwadi Railway station (5 km) is an important station on the Konkan Railway line. Trains to places like Goa, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Alleppey, Cochin, Vishakhapatnam and other places halt here. Bus:
There are daily bus services to Pune, Mumbai, Kolhapur and other places. The best bus operators that offer good service to passengers are Krsna Travels, Konkan Travels and others. When you book online bus tickets
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A census town in the Sindhudurg district of Maharashtra, Kankavli is situated on the banks of two Rivers, the Gad River and the Janavli River. Surrounded by villages, the town is an important railway station on the Konkan Railway route. Kankavli is about 460kms away from Mumbai along the NH 17 and 137kms away from Ratnagiri. Famous for Sindhudurg Shikshan Prasarak Mandal's College of Engineering, the town is rich in culture, education and politics.
Places to Stay
The well-known place to stay in the township is the Waterfall Jungle Resort that offers budget accommodation options. Travellers can also stay at the nearby district of Sindhudurg at Hotel Sahyadri (Tariff- Rs.1001-Rs.2000) or Hotel Galaxy (Tariff- Rs.1001-Rs.2000).
Other than Ganpati Fetival, Gudi Padwa and Diwali is celebrated here. The Mahashivratri Jatra at the neighbouring Kumbhavade village is a popular annual event.
Malvani, a dialect of Konkani is spoken here prominently. The other languages spoken here includes Marathi and Hindi.
Places to Visit
Places of interest in the town include the Bhalchandra Maharaj Ashram (1km), a mosque in the neighbouring Kalamath rural community (1km), Sindhudurg Fort (35kms) and the Savdav Waterfalls (15kms). Since the town is about 18kms away from Kumbhavade village, where the very popular Shree Mahalingeshwar Mandir is located. A Swayambhu Devasthan, the Mahashivratri Jatra is held every year at this temple.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Kankavli is the Kolhapur Airport(80kms) and Goa’s Dabolim Airport (100kms)
All trains that passes through the Konkan route passes via the Kankavli Railway Station.
Kankavali ST depot and ST stand is well-structured and large compared to other stands in Sindhudurg district. The prominent bus operators that run busses to and from Kankavali include Atmaram Travels, Neeta Tours and Travels, Naik Tours & Travels and Shree Sai Travels. Before going on a holiday, check out for deals and offers on several bus ticket booking sites like Ticketgoose.com.
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