According to 2001 India census, Sangli district has a population of around 25,83,524.
Agriculture is the chief source of income of the district. Groundnut, jowar, sugarcane, soyabean and turmeric are the major food crops produced in Sangli.
Transportation in Sangli is well-developed. The nearest airports to Sangli is at Pune (231 kilometers) . NH-4 passes through the district.
Sangli district is well-connected by an extensive rail network with the major cities and towns. The nearest railway stations to Sangli are
Tourists coming on a holiday trip to Sangli will find multiple options for accommodation. Hotels in Sangli are varied in number.
There are numerous places of interests in Sangli. Some of them include:
- Bahubali Hill Temples
- Chandoli Wildlife Sanctuary
- Gokak waterfalls
- Dargah of Miraj
- The Museum of Sangli
- Sagareshwar Wildlife Sanctuary
Last Updated on : 25/04/2013