Always wanted to visit a small habitat near a river? If yes, then Jambhul, a small village in Maharashtra’s Thane district is the place for you. Situated on the banks of River Ulhas, Jambhul is a serene destination to visit and relax amidst the green pastures. Some of the nearby cities that you could also visit are Kalyan, Ulhasnagar, Dombivli and Ambernath.
Places to Stay
For budget hotels, visit Ambernath, which is 7 km away from Jambhul. The hotels here are Hotel Jawahar (Tariff – Rs.533), Hotel Sunny Paradise (Tariff – Rs.701) and Hotel Nandi Palace (Tariff – Rs.779).
The languages spoken here are Marathi and Hindi.
The important festivals in Jambhul are Makar Sankranti in January, Holi in March, Jiviti Puja in July-August, Ganesha Chaturthi in August-September, Dussehra in September-October and Diwali during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are a few tourist attractions around this village. These attractions are Chikloli Dam (6 km), Haji Malang Dargah (19 km), Thane Creek (36 km), Barvi Lake (18 km), Kondeshwar Lake (14 km) and Birla Mandir, 13 km away from Jambhul.
How to Get There
The closest airport to Jambhul is located in Mumbai, which is 54 km away.
There is no railway station in Jambhul. The nearest railway station is the Kalyan Railway Station which is 14 km away from Jambhul.
Jambhul is well connected by state-run and private buses from all neighbouring cities and towns. MSRTC runs frequent buses throughout the state connecting Jambhul with other localities in Maharashtra. Book a bus ticket in advance and travel without any hassle to any destination in India.