Jejuri is a small village from the Wardha District of Maharashtra. It comes under Samudrapur Taluka. The cities closest to Jejuri are Wardha (45 km), Pune (50 km) and Umred (52 km). There are a good number of schools so the people are fairly literate. Jejuri serves as an industrial sector.
Places to Stay
Although there are no hotels in Jejuri, nearby Pune offers a number of good budget hotel options. These include Hotel Iris (Tariff – Rs. 1000 and above) and Manisha Service Apartment (Tariff – Rs. 1000 and above).
The official language of Jejuri is Marathi.
The important festivals of Jejuri are Maha Shiv Ratri, Ganesh Chathurthi, Diwali, Dussehra, Sri Rama Navami and others.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in and around Jejuri. Mahatma Gandhi’s village of Sevagram is only 43 km away from Jejuri and easily accessible by bus. The city of Nagpur (65 km) also has frequent bus services and is a religious and historically famous site. Tadoba is 73 km from Jejuri and is the site of Lord Vitthoba’s incarnation.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Jejuri is Sonegaon Airport. The airport is located about 54 km away from the area.
Hinganghat Railway Station (16 km) connects Jejuri to the rest of Maharashtra and beyond on the Western Railway Line. Trains to many places in the state halt here.
There are daily bus services to Kolhapur, Shirdi and other places. The best bus operators that offer good service to passengers are Sana-Konduskar Travels, Prasanna Purple Travels, Guruprasad Travels, Royal Coach Travels, Ankush Travels, Madhu Travels, Radhakrishna Travels, Shree Krishna Travels, Gogte Travels, Amrutyog Travels, Neeta Tours and Travels and others. You can now get bus tickets from several bus booking portals like Ticketgoose.com.