Pahur is a small town situated on the banks of the Waghur River. It is situated in Jalgaon district (39 km) of Maharashtra state, India. Pahur is divided in two sections namely Pahur Kasabe and Pahur Peth. The tehsil of Pahur is Jamner, which is at 15 km away from the town. Nearby major cities include Soyagaon (15 km), Pachora (39 km), Bhusawal (41 km) and Jalgaon (41 km).
Places to Stay
There are many budget hotels to stay in Pahur. Some of them include Hotel Kewal Inn (Tariff – Rs. 1527), Hotel Kewal Residency (Tariff – Rs. 1522).
Marathi is the local language spoken in Pahur. The other languages include Hindi and English.
Diwali festival is celebrated in November.
Places of Interest
Pahur has temples and tourist attractions that include Vitthal Temple, Kewadeshwar in Peth side, Ajanta Caves (20 km from Pahur), Burhanpur (420 km), Grishneshwar (121 km), Aurangabad (119 km), Shirdi (214 km), Avchit Hanuman (54 km), Omkareshwar Temple (40 km), Kusumba Goshala (44 km), Rameshwaram (70 km), Shirsoli Lake (45 km).
How to Get There
Jalgaon Airport is the nearest airport located 55 km away.
The main railway stations nearer to reach Pahur are Bhusaval (42 km) and Jalgaon (38 km).
MH MSH8 connects Pahur town from Auragabad, Ajanta, Jamner, Bodwad, Muktainagar and Maharashtra. MH SH 19 passes along Malegaon - Chalisgaon - Bhadgaon - Pachora – Pahur and MH SH 186 connects Pahur from other major cities like Mumbai, Nashik, Pune, Nagpur, Raipur and Kolkata. Ankush Travels, Jalaram Travels, Sangitam Travels, Nakoda Travels are the best travel operators to reach Pahur. Online bus booking is a rage with travelers these days because several travel websites provide cheap bus ticket booking facility to its customers.