Grabbing a quick break from the hectic life became necessary in today's time. Many weekend travellers are looking for a small stop at various destinations along the highways. One of the most preferred destinations is Solapur. This city is sitting proudly on the border of Maharashtra and Karnataka in south. The humming city is famous for its textile industry which brought the Manchester of India title also. Asia's largest spinning manufacturing is based in this city. This place receives heavy footfalls due to the Siddeshwar Temple also. Nearly 35lakh devotees come to receive the blessings of the deity.
There are other temples like Markandya temple, Venkateshwar Temple, ShriShankar temple, RupaBhavani temple also. There is a fort called Bhui fort present at the centre of Solapur. Solapur is dominated by Maratha speaking community. The city has a distance of 245km from Pune's International Airport. Various rent-a-taxi services are offered to the travellers at airport. AC and non-AC 4-wheelers and 6-wheelers are available at a price range of Rs.70 per hour or Rs.8.75 per kilometre. Toyota Corolla Altis, Ford Endeavor,Ford Ikon, Honda City, Mahindra Xylo, Chevrolet Optra, Toyota Qualis, Tata Indigo, Honda Civic, Mercedes Benz - E and C class are the type of cars available.