Hinganghat is a city in the Wardha district of Maharashthra, India. It belongs to the Nagpur division and has a number of village panchayats under its jurisdiction. A city close to Hinganghat is Wani (64 km away). Hinganghat is situated right on the border dividing Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh, the reason why its population is multi-cultural. Hinganghat has a number of places of tourist interest.
Places to Stay
Hinganghat has a single budget hotel option with all the amenities at an affordable price. Kohinoor Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000 and above) is a guest house for all.
The official language of Hinganghat is Marathi.
The important festivals of Hinganghat include Ganesh Chathurthi, Dussehra, Diwali, Sri Krishna Janmashthami and others.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in and around Hinganghat. Sevagram or the “village of service” (35 km away) is the place where Mahatma Gandhi and his wife Kasturba settled down to serve society for 8 years. The village is of national importance. Pench National Park (190 km away) is a natural habitat for wildlife.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Hinganghat is the Sonegaon Airport. The airport is located about 70 km away from the town.
Hinganghat has a railway station that connects the city to the rest of Maharashtra. Trains to destinations covered on the western railway line halt here.
There are daily bus services to Nagpur, Hyderabad, Raipur and other cities. The best bus operators that offer good services to passengers are Pooja Travels, Kanker Roadways and Saini Travels. Online bus booking is a rage with travelers these days because several travel websites provide cheap bus ticket booking facility to its customers.