SOLAPUR is one of the important district of Maharashtra State of India. It is located in the southern part of Maharshtra.. The district consist of eleven Talukas. The headquarter of North Solapur and South Solapur Taluka is the Solapur city itself. The famous religious places like Pandharpur and Akkalkot are in Solapur district only. The Bhagwant Mandir of Barshi is well known. Sant Damaji of Mangalwdha is also one of the important personalities of the district.
Located by Pune-Hyderabad national highway, the road transport facility of the city is very developed. The geographical proximity of Solapur to other cities like Pune and Hyderabad has further added to the advantage to traveling to and fro from this city. Solapur is well connected by road to other major Indian cities. The roads are well maintained and are serviced by public and private buses.
Solapur comes within a rail network that connects Mumbai to Hyderabad. Regular trains can be availed from Solapur Railway station to reach cities like Pune, Hyderabad and Mumbai.