A city municipality in the Raichur district of Karnataka, Raichur is located between Krishna and Tungabhadra rivers. Thriving mainly on agriculture, the city has many Rice and Cotton processing industries. Raichurhas its own Thermal Power Station in Shakthinagar, which is one of the most visited places in the city. Raichur is well connected by road and rail to all the major cities in the south of India.
Budget Hotels in Raichur
There are many hotels in Raichur. Tourists’ visiting the town can stay at Hotel Nrupatunga, Priya Hotel, Abid Hotel and Hotel Asian that offers rooms from Rs.500 onwards.
Kannada is the Local Language here.
Events in Raichur
Annual festivals like Sankranthi, Ugadi, Dussehra, Ramzan, Christmas and Diwali are celebrated here.
Places to See in Raichur
Places of interest within 2kms of the bus stand includes the Raichur Fort, AamTalab, Jami Masjid,EkMinar Ki Masjid, PirSailani Shah Tomb and EkMinar Masjid.
How to Get There
Raichurhas its own airport
Raichurhas its railway station
Raichur bus stand provides regular bus services. Private bus operators like SRS Travels and VRL Travelsruns regular buses to and from the town. Make use of a Volvo bus service when you are travelling anywhere in India and travel in comfort.
Shirur Kasar is a village in Beed district of Maharashtra. Beed is 13 km away from this village and its capital, Mumbai is 373 km from here. This village is well known for its Ukhanda Lake which is 4 km away. Cities that surround Shirur Kasar are Ahmednagar, Paithan, Manjlegaon, and Pathardi. It also lies on the border of Patoda, Beed, Georai, and Pathardi.
Places to Stay
Shirur Kasar does not have hotels in its area. There are good budget hotels available in Beed, one such good hotel is Anvita Hotel (Tariff – Rs.800).
The languages spoken in Shirur Kasar are Hindi, English, and Marathi.
The most celebrated festivals in Shirur Kasar are the Makar Sankranti in January, Holi celebrated in March, Ganesh Chaturthi celebrated during August-September, Navaratri held during October, and Diwali and Dussehra celebrated during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are a few places of tourist attraction around Shirur Kasar. Some of places are Beed (13 km), Tagadgaon Dam (27 km), and Pimpalwadi Dam (23 km) from the village.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is in Aurangabad, 133 km away from Shirur Kasar.
This village does not have any railway station. However, the nearest railway station is in Aurangabad, 123 km away from Shirur Kasar. This is a major railway station, connecting Shirur Kasar to other cities and towns.
There are daily buses from Ahmednagar, Pathardi and Paithan that connect Shirur Kasar to other parts of the city. There are also buses run by Sri Durgamba Travels from other states such as Bangalore and Hubli. Ticketgoose.com is one of the most popular bus booking sites from where you any book your tickets to anywhere in India.