Shindkheda is a small town situated in the Dhule district of Maharashtra. It is a part of the Nashik division. The town is located besides the river Burai. The town is also home of well known and respected MLA Late Mangalsingh Nimji Rajput who was also known as Thansingh Jibhau. During his tenure he improved the infrastructure of this town, built a dam for the area and water tanks for the villagers.
Places to Stay
Since Shindkheda does not have any big hotels. Nearby Dhule (44 km) has some good budget hotel options such as Hotel Uday Palace (Tariff-Rs. 700), Rasraj Lodge Hotel (Tariff-Rs. 600), and Hotel Manas (Tariff-Rs. 1250).
Marathi is the common language spoken in Shindkheda and adjoining areas. Other languages like Hindi, Konkani, Urdu, and English are also spoken.
Festivals like Ganesh Chathurthi, Eid, and Ram Navmi are celebrated in a grand manner in Shindkheda. Others like Holi and Diwali are also celebrated.
Places of Interest
Shindkheda is famous for its temples and mosques like Balaji Mandir, Laxmi Narayan Mandir, the Ashapura Temple and the 60 Ghar Masjid.
How to Get There
The closest airport to Shindkheda is in Nashik (170 km) and Aurangabad (174 km).
The closest station to Shindkheda is in Nandurbar and Dhule. There are trains from Mumbai as well as Surat connecting both the destinations.
There are daily bus services to Shindkheda. There are operators like Rahul Travels, Indore travels, Saini Travels, and Kabra Travels that provide bus services to Shindkheda. These buses also ply to Nagpur, Mumbai, Jalna and other places. Online bus booking is the easiest way to get your tickets.