Tourism, places to visit in Akkalkot on vacations with family. A Tourist attractions and Travel Guide for places to visit near Akkalkot to see picnic spots & travel destinations on trip with your loved ones.
About the City
Akkalkot ( Marathi:अक्कलकोट, Kannada: ಆಕ್ಕಲಕೊಟೆ) About this sound pronunciation is a city and a municipal council in Solapur district in the Indian state of Maharashtra. It is situated 40 km southeast of Solapur and very close to the border between Maharashtra and Karnataka states. Akkalkot was the home to Shri Swami Samarth Maharaj, a 19th-century saint who is believed by his devotees to be an incarnation of God Dattatreya. Akkalkot State during the British Raj, was a princely state ruled by the royal Bhonsale dynasty.
The primary railway station in city or near city is Solapur of rly station at 40 Kms. Bus Stand in an around city is Akkalkot of bus stop at 2 Kms.
Shopping & Hotel in the City
Best Tourist attractions in the city are Shri Swami Samarth Maharaj Temple, Mallikarjun Temple, New Palace & Armory Museum. Shopping markets in the city are Akkalkot local market. Language commonly spoken in the city Hindi, English. Famous hotels or food places in the city are Ajay Hotel Restaurant, Purohit Restaurant.