Chichondi Patil is a small village in the western Indian state of Maharashtra. It lies at a distance of 131 km from Beed. The major urban agglomeration nearby is the city of Auranagabad, wherein the famous Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb's wife lies buried, at a distance of 135 km. The village is a good stop for travelers looking for a break.
Places to Stay
Beed as a city has a few good lodging facilities. Not all are very budget-friendly, however. Two of the most affordable hotels which are worth trying out in the city are Anvita Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800) and Hotel Sagar (Tariff – Rs. 1,500).
The official language of the region is Marathi. Urdu and Hindi are also widely spoken and understood.
The important festivals of the area are Holi in March, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September, Diwali in October-November, the fasting month of Ramadan and the two Eid(s).
Places of Interest
Beed has an endless list of tourist attractions from Maratha to Mughal structures. Some of the places which are worth a visit are Kankaleshwar Temple, Jama Masjid, Shahinshah Wali tomb, Mansur Shah tomb, Khazana Well (6 km south of the city), Khandoba Temple and others.
How to Get There
Aurangabad Airport is the nearest airport at a distance of 140 km.
The nearest railway station is the Aurangabad Railway Station at a distance of 134 km.
Both state-transport as well as private buses have services to the city. Dolphin Travel House is one such private operator. You can opt for Volvo bus ticket booking service provided by several online bus booking websites.