Selu is a village in the vicinity of Basmat in Hingoli district, Maharashtra. It is about 91 km from Basmat, 121 km from Hingoli and 481 km from its capital, Mumbai. Nearby areas that surround Selu are Kalamnuri, Ardhapur, and Aundha Nagnath. Cities within close proximity of Selu are Loha, Nanded-Waghala, Purna, and Parbhani. Lower Dudhana Dam, Yeldari Dam and Reservoir, and Siddheshwar Dam are located near Selu.
Places to Stay
There are no hotels in Selu, however, there are good affordable hotels in Parbhani (45 km) from Selu. They are Gulmohar Hotel (Tariff – Rs.700), Aditya Lodge (Tariff – Rs.400), and Hotel Niraj International (Tariff – Rs.1,000).
People in Selu speak in Marathi and Hindi.
The most important festivals celebrated in Selu are Holi during March, Ganesh Chaturthi celebrated in August, Jiviti Puja celebrated during July-August, and Diwali during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are many water bodies around Selu which are a great tourist attraction. They are Manwath (26 km), Athwadi Bazaar (2 km), Lower Dudhana Dam (16 km), Niwali Lake (45 km), and Siddhnath Borgaon (32.4 km).
How to Get There
Selu is 116 km from the nearest major airport situated in Nandad.
There are no railway stations at Selu. The nearest and most connected railway station is 17 km away located in Manwath.
There are daily and regular buses from the two neighbouring cities – Basmath and Parbhani. State-owned and private operators run on this route. Avail of a bus ticket discount coupon from Ticketgoose when you book your tickets online.