Kolhapur is situated in the western part of Maharashtra with a bit
higher altitude and hilly. So, the overall climate of the area is cool.
But during summer, it tends to be warm and dry. June to September
monsoon season in Kolhapur.
Auto-rickshaws are the most common mode of transport for local
transport. Apart from it, tourists can also catch local buses run by the
municipal corporation. Taxis are available but not that common.
MTDC tourist office is a five-minute walk from the railway station.
This office is opened from 10 am to 6 pm on weekdays and 8.30 am to noon
and 4 to 6 pm on weekends.