city in Maharashtra, India

Sangli is a city in Western Maharashtra.

UnderstandEdit

Sangli is about 390 km from Mumbai, on the border of Maharashtra and Karnataka. As a district headquarters, the city is a home for big businesses. Sangli can be described as a calm city with a very few traces of domestic violence. The people are friendly and honest compared to other metro cities. The Jain population is quite visible, along with other communities.

Get inEdit

By planeEdit

The nearest airport is in Pune, which is 225km from Sangli. Alternatively, Panjim Airport can also be used; it is at a similar distance, but the journey from there takes longer, due to ghat sections on the road.

By roadEdit

Sangli is well connected by road from all the major Indian cities.

From Pune: It is a 4.5-hour/225 km drive from Pune to Sangli. The drive along National Highway 48 (previously NH4) is very comfortable and pleasing to the eyes. From Kolhapur: It is a 1-hour/50 km drive to Sangli.

Sangli also has good connectivity to Solapur, Belgaum, Bangalore, Hyderabad and other major commercial hubs.

By railEdit

Sangli has a railway station; additionally, Miraj Junction is about 10 km from the city centre. Mutiple trains serve Sangli on the Mumbai - Pune - Miraj - Bangalore route.

Get aroundEdit

One can travel in Sangli by three wheeler rickshaws or by a taxi. City bus service is also available along some major routes.

SeeEdit

Patwardhan Rajawada or Palace at Sangli Fort . There is an museum also. Shree Vishnu Temple at Vishnughat on the banks of river Krishna. Rameshwaram Mandir, Krishnai Mandir all on the banks of river Krishna. There is an old bridge near these temples.

DoEdit

Boating on river Krishna. Visit Vasant Dada Patil Smarak. Sit on the banks of river and watch the sunset.

BuyEdit

Turmeric, Jaggery and food grains from APMC yard on Sangli-Miraj road.

EatEdit

Hotel Rohini vegetarian restaurant near Pushparaj Chowk, Sangli.

 
Pavu Bhaji is the favorite street food of Sangli

DrinkEdit

Tea laced with milk .

SleepEdit

There are many hotels at Sangli to stay. Hotel Anuradha, Hotel Indira sagar,Hotel Krishna International.

ConnectEdit

Get connected by B.S.N.L (Cellone) mobile network.

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