A small hamlet in Maharashtra’s Jalgaon district, Sawada is a part of Nasik division. Its nearby cities include Yavatmal (42 km), Amravati (56 km) and Nagpur (135 km). If you want a break from the bustling city, you can opt to come to Sawada and enjoy a laidback weekend amidst a rural setting.
Places to Stay
Hotels are very basic in Sawada, but Yavatmal has a number of options for its tourists. Some of them include Hotel Dwarka Deluxe (Tariff –Rs. 800), Gyanson Deluxe Hotel (Tariff –Rs.400) and Hotel Chintamani Deluxe (Tariff –Rs.1,200).
The official language here is Marathi. Hindi is also spoken in Sawada.
Mahashivaratri in February, Holi in March-April, Ganesh Chaturthi in September and Diwali in October-November are some of the major festivals celebrated in Sawada.
Places of Interest
Dhamangaon (8 km), Bembla Dam Spillway and Reservoir (25 km) and Yavatmal (42km,) are some of the major attractions of the town.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is located 225 km away in Nanded.
The nearest major rail head connecting this village is the Yavatmal railway station, which is 42 km away.
Buses are available from Pune, Surat and Yavatmal. Apart from the State-run buses, passengers travelling on this route can take the bus provided by Dhariwal Travels. Avail of bus ticket booking discount coupons from Ticketgoose.com when you buy your tickets online.