A village along the banks of River Godavari, Shahgad is a locality most visited by people to enjoy the beauty of the river and for a quick getaway. This village is located in Ambad of Jalna district in Maharashtra. It is about 58 km from Jalna is and 396 km from its capital city, Mumbai. There is a road from Shahagad connecting Paithan. Some of the areas near Shahgad are Manjlegaon, Jalna, Paithan, and Partur.
Places to Stay
People visiting Shahgad prefer staying in Jalna. There are good affordable hotels located here, including Hotel Amber (Tariff – Rs.900) and Hotel Madhuban (Tariff – Rs.700).
The official language here is Marathi.
The major festivals celebrated in Shahgad are Kite Festival in January, Holi in March, Ganesh Chaturthi celebrated during August - September, Jivita Puja held during July- August, Janmashtami in August, and Diwali held during October- November.
Places of Interest
Mostly people like to visit River Godavari and enjoy on the banks of the river. The places of tourist attraction are the forts, gardens and beautiful rivers and lakes found around Shahgad. One such attraction is the Moti Talab Lake found in Jalna (58 km) from Shahgad.
How to Get There
There is an operational airport in Aurangabad 78 km from Shahgad.
Shahagad has no railway station. Kodi railway station is 85.4 km from Shahgad.
Georai and Ambad are the two cities providing state-owned and private buses to Shahgad. There are many connecting roads that make Shahgad accessible from all routes. There are buses from Mumbai and Pune to this village. Get discount coupons for bus tickets by logging on to TicketGoose.com, a leading bus booking portal.