The historic city of Kolhapur is lesser known than its neighbour Goa, but this coastal town does still have its own share of travellers, approximately three million a year, who wish to couple a historical trip along with a gastronomical experience. The Kolhapuri cuisine is famous for its chicken and mutton dishes which pack in a punch and could easily put one in a food coma. The area experiences a combination of inland and coastal climate and hence it doesn’t get too hot in the summers and the winters are pleasant enough. Kolhapur is well connected to major cities such as Pune, Mumbai, and Bangalore and is easily accessible by road. The railway line is also well connected to the important cities in India. The closest airport to Kolhapur is the one in Pune and Goa. Kolhapur has its share of travellers mainly due to its religious importance and there’s a decent number of hotel options here. Travellers can rest easy if they book in advance so as to have good stay options to choose from. If you’re on a shoestring budget and looking for budget hotels in Kolhapur, Treebo Hotels has launched a few properties in Kolhapur. The budget hotels in Kolhapur come with the basic standard amenities such as comfortable beds with fresh and clean linen, TV with cable/DTH connection, complimentary breakfast, free Wifi, air-conditioned rooms, and complimentary toiletries amongst others. For a comfortable economical stay Treebo hotels is your bet for best budget hotels in Kolhapur. The Mahalaxmi Palace and New Palace are possibly the biggest drawers to Kolhapur and they’re both a day’s visit. The regal and serene environment, as well as the rich history of the Mahalaxmi Palace, will have you spending a good amount of hours here. Watching the sunset here is also a treat, so plan your trip accordingly. While in the city be sure to cruise through the shopping lanes and look out for the famous Kolhapuri chappals which are famous Indian footwear all over the country. And when you’re done having your fill of the chicken and mutton dishes, be sure to end the meal with some sweet jaggery which is made from scratch here.
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