The distance between these two cities is around 795Kms, and can be reached in approximately 13hrs 15min.Bus travel is a popular travel option between these two cities, and many buses ply between Kolhapur(Maharashtra) and Surat. Neeta Tours and Travels is a major operator along this route. You have buses starting from 05:00 PM, till 05:00 PM. The Neeta Tours and Travels buses have a minimum bus fare starting from Rs.940, and the maximum bus fare is Rs.940.
Neeta Tours and Travels provide a number of options in the type of buses like A/C Sleeper for your to choose from.
Located in the southwestern region of Maharashtra, on the banks of River Panchaganga, lies the historical city of Kolhapur. The presence of numerous religious centers like Mahalakshmi Temple which is known for its ancient architectural style, Jyotiba Temple, Katyani Temple, Binkhambi Ganesh Mandir, Kopeshwara Temple, BhawaniTemple and Gagangiri Maharaj Math, some of them found dotting the holy river, has given the name ‘dakshinkashi’ to this city. Other than the religious presence, the city houses several forts and other historical places. Some of the major places to visit in this well-connected town are the Maharaja’s palace also known as the New palace, Shahji Chatrapati museum, Vishalgad Fort, Irwin Agricultural Museum, Radhanagari Dam, Wax museum and Bhavani Mandap, the oldest and biggest structure in Kolhapur also known as ‘glory of the city’. And who can forget about the popular and uniquely designed Kolhapuri chappals that are exported to all over the world.
Surat, formerly known as Suryapur, is situated in Gujarat. The administrative capital of the district Surat, the city is known to be the third cleanest city and the second largest city in India. Surat is situated along the banks of river Tapti, at the Gulf of Khambat (Cambay). Surat is believed to be founded by a Brahmin named Gopi, who built a water reservoir which was known as Surajpur or Suryapur. Surat is popularly known as the “Embroidery capital of India”, as it houses the highest number of embroidery units in India. Surat is also the diamond capital of India. Diamonds from all over the world are cut and polished here. Surat is also known for its textile mills and is also engaged in manufacturing muslin, cotton, silks, and brocades. The places to be visited at Surat are Ambika Niketan Temple, the historical Surat Castle, Mughal sarai, Chinthanamani Jain Temple, and Dutch Garden.
Bus run like city bus. Pickup from road side passenger is frequency is more, thats why unnecessary stoppages travel time exceed.
Bus quality is good.I am expecting TV as some other travel agency provide with that amount.The bus is late by 1 HR when reached at Surat..