The distance between these two cities is around 375Kms, and can be reached in approximately 6hrs .Neeta Tours and Travels is one of the major bus operators that runs buses between Mapsa and Kolhapur(Maharashtra) and they have 8 buses along this route. The first bus starts from 05:00 PM and you can catch buses till 10:45 PM. The Neeta Tours and Travels buses have a minimum bus fare starting from Rs.845, and the maximum bus fare is Rs.1507.
You can now book online tickets from Mapsa to Kolhapur(Maharashtra) at redBus.in at affordable prices.
Mapsa, the headquarters of Bardez in the North Goa District, is a major tourist town. Known for its beaches, churches, temples and museums, Mapsa is also known for its adventurous activities like paragliding, parasailing, banana boat ride and surfing that can be enjoyed at the beaches. Sri Kalika Temple and Sri Morjee Temple, situated near Mapsa, attract devotees and tourists in large numbers. The Mascarenhas Mansion, another popular attraction near Mapsa, was constructed during the Portuguese rule in Portuguese architectural style with glass floral engravings. Several churches like the Church of St. Jerome, Basilica of Bom Jesus and Church of Our Lady of Rosary are situated nearby. Mapsa is famous for its Friday market, where a range of items like clothes, spices and dried fish are available. Mapsa is also the commercial centre of Goa where people from different regions come here to trade products like fruit, dried fish, toddy vinegar, spices and clothes.
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.
This is one of the garbage bus, which no one should opt for. Its full of khatara volvo bus. Must be scrapped. Its not safe by traveling this bus at all. Full of noise during travel.