Destination : Panhala ( Maharashtra India )
Languages Spoken : Marathi, Hindi, English
Best Time To Visit : October to May
Temperature:- vary from 16 C in winter to 32 C in summer
The history of Panhala is also the history of Marathas. There are innumerable places of interest , each with its share of haunting anecdotes. Sajja Kothi, where Sambhaji was imprisoned. Ambabai Temple, where Shivaji used to seek blessings before venturing on expeditions. Pavankhind, where Baji Prabhu laid down his life to cover Shivaji's escape. In addition to history, Panhala at an altitude of 977 m offers some inspiring scenery and a soothing climate.
How to get there:
BY ROAD: Mumbai-Panhala, 428 kms via Kolhapur, Kolhapur-panhala, 18 kms.
State Transport buses ply from Kolhapur to Panhala.
BY RAIL:Nearest railhead is Kolhapur, 18 kms. on south central Railway.
By AIR:Nearest airport is Kolhapur at 20-km