All Bus Operators From Sultanpur to Washim
Sultanpur is a city in Uttar Pradesh situated on the banks of River Gomti. Its origins is believed to go back to Lord Ram’s era when his son Kusa founded the city, then known as Kusapura. Later it came to be known as Sultanpur meaning ‘city of beautiful vines’. It has mainly an agricultural economy, but also has a good industrial presence in the form of computer and hardware manufacturing, automobile industry and other small-scale industrial units.
Places to Stay
Hotel Vijai Deluxe (Tariff – Rs. 1000), situated about 1.5 kms from the bus stand and Hotel Pushpanjali (Tariff – Rs. 1000), situated 1 km from the bus stand are reliable stay options in the city.
Hindi is the official language of Sultanpur with Awadhi dialect being widely spoken.
Dhopap Ghat Fair is organised annually in June. Baba Sagan ka Mela, where every year the epic Ramayana is dramatised, occurs during the Karthik Festival in the months of October-November.Places of Interest Devlok, Dhopap and Sitakund are all locations with mythical roots. Vijethua Hanuman Temple and the Tuesday fair here are also popular.
How to Get There
Allahabad Airport, about 113 kms away, is the closest airport to Sultanpur.
Sultanpur Railway Station, located in the heart of the city, connects the city directly to Delhi, Mumbai and Howrah amongst other major cities.
Bus services are operated by the UPSRTC (Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation).It runs regular services to the state capital Lucknow, from where Sultanpur is connected to key cities like Delhi and Howrah. To book bus tickets online, you can log on to ticketgoose.com
A city and a municipal council in the Washim district of Maharashtra, Washim is about 200 km from Aurangabad. The name Washim is derived from Basim, which means ‘the one that smiles’ in Arabic. Washim is famous as a pilgrimage hub and has many ancient temples like Balaji Mandir, Padma Teertha and Pohara Devi temple. It is said that Rishi Vatsa performed a yagna (holy ritual) in Washim for forgiveness from the gods and he was blessed, hence Washim is also mentioned in scriptures as Vatsagulma.Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Washim. Some of them are Hotel Samrat Ashok (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Pavan (Tariff – Rs. 700) and Hotel Maniprabha (Tariff – Rs. 600). Language
The official language of Washim is Marathi. The other language spoken is Hindi.Events
Ganpati festival is celebrated in a big way at most temples in Washim.Places of Interest
Washim is said to have 108 sacred places associated with different gods. Some of them are Balaji Mandir, Shri Nrusimha Saraswati Swami Maharaj, Padma Teertha, Deo Talav, Rama Temple, Daridrya Harana Tirtha, Madhyameshvar Temple, Gudeshvara Temple and Narayana Maharaja Temple. How to Get There
The nearest airport to Washim is at Nanded, located about 106 km from the town. The second nearest option is Aurangabad airport which is 200 km away.
Washim’s railway station is well connected to cities like Jaipur, Mumbai. Trains such as Kacheguda, Nanded Express and Hyderabad Deccan pass through Washim.
There are daily bus services to Pune, Nashik, Mumbai, Nagpur, Hyderabad and Aurangabad. Some of the bus operators that offer good services to passengers include Vidarbha Express Travels, Chintamani Travels and Shree Khurana Travels. You don’t have to stand in serpentine queues anymore as you can easily book bus ticket online
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