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Akola is a district in the Indian state of Maharashtra. The city of Akola is the district headquarters. Akola district forms the central part of Amravati Division.  It is bounded on the north by Amravati District, to the east by Amravati District and by Washim District, to the south by Washim District, and to the west by Buldhana District.

Akola, also called Cotton City, is known for its cotton production and is the largest cotton-producing district in India. The city is also famous for its pulses (dal), oil, and textile mills.

Must See

Narnala Fort
Akot Fort
Akola Fort
Balapur Fort
Teliyagad Fort
Purna River
Vaan River
Rajeshwar Temple
Fort Asadgadh 
Sundarabai Khandelwal Tower
Narlana Wild Life Sanctuary
Ashram Shala
Agricultural University Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth
Gram-daivat Shree Rajrajeshwar Mandir, Old City
Birla Mandir (Ram Temple)
Shreenath Dutta Mandir, Ramdas Peth
Annapurna Devi Mandir, Balapur Naka
Jain Temple, City Market Place
Swami Samarth mutthh, Ramdas peth
Shree Kala Maruti temple, Old City
Shree Bara Jyotirlinga Mandir, Jatharpeth Road
Shree Sidhivinayak Temple, Jathar peth
Jalaram Mandir, Birla Colony
Gurudwara, Rly station Road
Shri Ram Temple, Tilak Road
Jama Masjid Inamdar Pura
Ammajaan Masjid, Old City
Mount Carmel Church

Popular Food

Soonth Panak
Sprouted Chana Usal
Puran Poli
Coconut Potali
Modak
Shankarpali
Badam Halwa
Chakli
Karanji
Tilgul
Shengdana Chikki

Things to Buy

Cotton
Pulses
Oil
Besan
Textiles Product
Handicrafts Item

How To reach

By Road: Akola is well connected by road network tor rest of the state of Maharastra. National Highway 6 (Hazira to Kolkata) passes from the city. Bus Services of State Transport, Private Operators are frquently available by which cities like Nagpur, Bhopal, Indore, Hyderabad, Nanded, Amravati, Mumbai, Nashik, Jabalpur can be reach easily.

By Train: Akola district is well connected by Indian Railway Network. Akola railway junction, situated on both the Mumbai-Bhusawal-Wardha-Nagpur-Howrah rail line and the Kacheguda-Jaipur meter gauge line. From Akola direct trains are available for Mumbai, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Okha, Surat, Nanded Jodhpur, Bikaner, Jaipur, Kolhapur, Pune, Kamakhya, Indore, Mhow, Ujjain, Khandwa, Ratlam, Bhopal, Chittorgarh, Nagpur, Gondia, Bilaspur, Howrah, Hatia, Puri, Madras, Hingoli, Purna, Parli Vaidnath, Tirupati, Ganganagar, Secundarabad and Nampally, Hyderabad.

By Air: Akola Airport is the domestic airport of Akola city. The nearest international airport is at Nagpur 250 Km and at Aurangabad, Maharashtra 265 Km.

Raj-Rajeshwar Temple, Akola Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth, Akola Akola Fort, Akola Khandelwal Tower, Akola
Narnala Wildlife Sanctuary, Akola

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