Dahivel is a small village in the western Indian state of Maharashtra. It comes within the Dhule district and is surrounded by the Kondaibari forest. Dahivel is very close to the Gujarat border, too. The nearest major urban agglomeration is the city of Nasik at a distance of 149 km. The district headquarters of Dhule lies at a distance of 71 km.
Places to Stay
Nasik has a lot of affordable hotels and lodges. Some of the budget hotels worth a thought are Royale Heritage Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 900), Dhruv Palace Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 900), Shanti Inn (Tariff – Rs. 900), Hotel Cool Palace (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 and around Nasik city are Gargoti Museum (32 km away), Coin Museum, Shree Kala Ram Mandir, Trimbakeshwar Temple, Saptshrungi Gad, Gondeshwar Temple, Shree Sunder Narayan Temple, Mukti Dham, Bhakti Dham, Shree Kapaleshwar Mahadev and others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Ozar Airport near Nasik at a distance of 131 km.
The Dhule Railway Station is the major railway station near the village at a distance of 72 km.
There are buses from Dhule and Nasik that connect the area to different parts of the state. State-run buses as well as private operators ply on this route. Bus booking offers at Ticketgoose.com can be availed of when you book your tickets.