Solapur as Tourism Center
Solapur can become an excellent Tourist center provided; we
have the right political view, and help. It is not the
endeavor of just the government helping out, It has to be
with the local people also taking efforts and creating the
right environment. Some of the Places which can help Solapur
become a tourist centre .
The Historical Siddheshwar Temple is in the midst of a lake
surrounded by water. It is one of the most picturesque
landmarks in solapur.
The Fort Bhuikot is one also a place to visit , which need
attention from the archeological department.
The abode of Lord Vittal , Pandharpur is the Dakshin Kashi
of India, located at 60 Kms from solapur . It is one of the
most revered Deity of Maharastarians. Lakhs of people visit
it during the Ashadi Ekadashi.
Amba Bhavani Mata of Tuljapur is the Goddess of the masses ,
One of the most revered deity , worshiped by Lakhs of
Tuljapur is just 40 kilometers from solapur.
Swami Samarth maharaj of Akkalkot is one of the most
worshiped Swamiji . Devotees from all over the place throng
Akkalkot and Visit the place of samadhi.
Gangapur is in Karnataka but close to solapur.. the Datta
Devasthan in Gangapur is one of the most spiritual place.
Moti Baug Lake alias Kambar Talao
The Motibaug tank alias Kambar Talao is a haven for
migratory birds, thousands Of birds flock in the winter
season. It was initially filed with white and pink lotuses,
ever since the SMC cleared it in the name of cleaning the
tank has brought the face of the tank down. The good news is
that once again there are lotuses blooming. It is a easy
chair bird watching center.
One of the old mandir in solapur , the place along with the
Sanctuary near by and the Motibaug can be clubbed together
to make an international Bird park. It will definitely be a
big tourist Attraction
Ekrukh Hipparga Talao
The Hipparga Talao has ample water year around , it was one
of the Talao from where Solapur used get its water supply.
It can be made a tourist center with Disneyland at its
The Great Indian Bustard , identified first by B.S. Kulkarni
way back in 1971 is the Hottest International tourist
center. There is a need to develop this place with good
roads and staying amenities at Nanaj.
Ramlingeshwar Mandir is situated at Ramling which is just 70
Kms to the north of solapur is one of the most picturesque
place. Surrounded by wonderful nature . it is an ideal
Velapur very close to solapur has Hemad Panthi mandir, which
is very Beautiful.
Kudal Sangam is one the banks of river Bhima and Sina One of
the best locations near solapur. Kudal Sangam has Oldest
Hemad Panthi mandir. The Lingam at Kudal is unique and is
not found any ever. Basveshwara Lived in Kudal Sangam
The worlds Eighth wonder is at Vijapur. The Golgumaj is
located at Vijapur. With many forts the town is truly
historic. Vijapur is just 100 Kms from solapur.
Naldurg fort is famous . Located 45 Kms from solapur. The
waterfall Nar and Madhi are Tourists pleasure.
With some many places nearby , Solapur. We can defiantly
make concrete efforts To create these places in world class