A city in Buldhana District of Maharashtra, Khamgaon is also known as Rajat Nagari, which means "Silver Town". Located 50kms east of Buldhana, Khamgaon is well-connected by road and rail to the neighbouring region. Khamgaon lies on the border of the Buldhana District and Akola District. The city is situated close to other cities in the state, such as Shegaon , Nandura , Akola and, Patur.
Places to Stay
There are many hotels in Khamgaon. Tourists’ visiting the place can stay at Hotel Tuljai and Restaurants, Devendra Hotel, Hotel Shraddha and Hotel Greenpark that offers rooms from Rs.1200 onwards.
Dussehra, Diwali, Christmas and Ramzan are celebrated here.
Ahirani is the Local Language here. People here also speak Kandeshi, Marathi, Bhili and Andh
Places to Visit
The Shri Swami Balaji Mandir, Baradari Hanuman Mandir, Lakdi Ganpti Mandir, Datta Mandir, Mastan Chowk Masjid, Omkareshwar Mandir, Digambar Jain Temple, Dawoodi Bohra Masjid and Markaz Masjid are located near the bus stand.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is at Akola (51kms)
Khamgaon has its own Railway Station
The Khamgaon Bus Stop runs regular bus service that connects the place to neighbouring towns. There are a great number of private bus operators like Sangeetam Travels, Sheetal Travels, Rajhans Travels and Prasanna Purple Travels that run regular buses to and from the village. The online bus ticket booking facility at Ticketgoose.com can save you a lot of time and energy.
Deulgaon Raja is a beautiful city with a very famous temple associated with its history. Deulgaon Raja is situated in the district of Buldhana in Maharashtra. It attracts a number of religious tourists who travel from all over India to visit the temple of Lord Balaji. Deulgaon is very famous for its Mandapotsava Festival which is celebrated with great zeal a few days before Dasara in South India.
Places to Stay
There are several good budget hotels in Deulgaon Raja. Some of them are Hotel Merit (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Akash (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Krishna (Tariff – Rs. 1000), and Hotel Ostria (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official language of Deulgaon Raja is Marathi and Ahirani. English and Hindi are also spoken here.
The important festivals in Deulgaon Raja are Mandapotsava- held on the 10th day before Dasara and Shri Balaji Maharaj Yatra in October.
Places of Interest
Few places of tourist interest here are Lord Balaji Temple (3 km) and Jalna (27 km).
How to Get There
There is no airport in Deulgaon Raja. Chikkalthana Airport (77 km) is the nearest airport.
There is no railway station in Deulgaon Raja. The Aurangabad Railway Station (87 km) is the nearest station.
Deulgaon Raja is well connected to nearby major cities like Amravati, Nagpur, and Mumbai. The nearest bus station is Deulgaon Raja Bus Stand from where one can take buses to cities like Aurangabad, Jalna, Lonar, and Sillod. One can book tickets online in advance from operators like Joy Travels etc. to reach comfortably to their destination. Ticketgoose.com has several operators on its site that enables bus booking in India.