Bhusawal is a small town in the Jalgaon district of the western Indian state of Maharashtra. The district headquarters, Jalgaon, is located at a distance of 25 km. Bhusawala hinterland is famous for its bananas. The city’s railway junction is said to be one of the largest railway yards in the whole of India. Ajanta, famous for its caves, is situated at a distance of 60 km away.
Places to Stay
The district headquarters of Jalgaon has a lot of affordable hotels and lodges. Some of the budget hotels worth a thought are Amar Prem Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700), Prince Palace (Tariff – Rs. 900), Hotel Sai Palace (Tariff – Rs. 800), Hotel Minerva (Tariff – Rs. 900) among others.
The official language of the area is Marathi. Hindi and Urdu are also widely spoken and understood.
The important festivals of the area are Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September, Diwali in October-November, the month of Ramadan and the two Eid(s).
Places of Interest
Some of the places which are worth visiting in Jalgaon are Gandhi Teerth, Padmalya (Ganesh temple), Mehrun Lake, Muktainagar Temple and others. The world-famous Ajanta Caves are also located in the nearby city of Ajanta.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Ozar Airport near Nasik at a distance of 253 km.
The town has a railway station of its own which is well connected to other parts of the state and the country.
Various buses connect the area to different parts of the state. Private buses are pretty active in the area too. Before going on a holiday, check out various travel portals and get cheap bus tickets.
Nandura is a small town in Buldhana district of Maharashtra. Nandura is also the district headquarters of the taluk. It has a population of approximately 37,470. The literacy rate here is 69% which is more than the national average of 59.5%. The climate in Nandura is tropical. It experiences more of rainfall in winter than in summer.
Places to stay
There are not many good hotels in Nandura. Some of the better accommodation is in Bhuldana such as Hotel Sai Residency (Tariff Rs. 200), Jal Mahal Hotel (Tariff Rs. 250) and Hotel Gurukrupa (Tariff Rs. 200).
Ahirani and Khandeshi, Marathi, Bhili and Andh are some of the widely spoken languages in Nandura.
Ganesh Chaturthi, Gudhi Padwa and Pola are some of the main festivals celebrated in villages of Maharashtra
Places of Interest
The Mosque of Hazrat Sufi Sar, Hanuman Idol in Nandura, Dnyaganga Sanctuary (54 km away from Nandura) and Ambabarva Sanctuary (54 km), are some of the touristic places to visit.
How to get there
There are no airports in Nandura. The two nearest airports are Chikkalthana Airport which is 161 km away from the town and Akola Airport which is 64 km away.
There are many trains travelling to and from Nandura Railway Station with a great frequency.
There are many government and private coaches providing bus services to Nandura ST Bus Stand. Bus operators such as RTC Royal Star provide AC buses for people travelling from places like Indore regularly. Ticketgoose.com’s bus reservation facility has never been easier through its mobile apps.