Jalgaon is located at the Northwest part of Maharashtra. Patnadevi, Omkareshwar Mandir, Ecchapurti Ganesh Temple are the main attractions. This place is a major centre for trade and agriculture. Best time to visit is October to February. The World famous Ajanta cave is only 50 km away from here.
This birthplace of great scientist Bhaskaracharya has many ancient
This Lord Shiva temple is the most famous and beautiful temple in
Jalgaon. Shivratri, Shravni Somvar, Ramnavmi, Gokulashtami are the
biggest festivals celebrated in this temple.
Ecchapurti Ganesh Temple
This temple is situated at Navi Peth, near Balaji Sweet Mart in
Jalgaon. On every Ganesh Chaturthi many devotees visit this temple.
Mahatma Gandhi Garden
Having many different flowers and spreading over a vast area, Mahatma
Gandhi Garden is a beautiful garden located near New Bus stand.
Mehrun is one of the oldest parks located in the centre of the city on
Shirsholi road. Late Shri Prithvirajji Kapoor (renowned film artist)
inaugurated the park. This park is a perfect site for Sunday hangouts.
Rabbits, parrots, types of sparrows are among the main attractions of
the park. Mehrun Talaav (pond) is another attraction of the place. The
pond is so cool. Water in this pond is always full throughout the year.
Also known as Prabhakshetra, this religious place is located in
Erandol Taluka about 4.8 km from Erandol. It is famous for the temples
of Lord Ganapati and Hanuman.
Swinging Towers of Farkande
Locating at a distance of 16 km from Erandol on the bank of Utawadi
River, Swinging Towers are a real great example of old day's
construction technique. This tower is 15m high and it is believed that
it was constructed 250 years ago.
How To Reach
Nearest railway station is at Bhusawal (25 km). State transport plies
buses to Jalgaon from almost all the important cities of the state.
Jalgaon has well equipped with excellent accommodations.
Population: 368579 (1991 Census)
Temperature Range (Deg °C) Maximum Minimum
Summer: 45° C 29º C
Winter: 26° C 6º C
STD Code: 03566/0257
Ajanta: 50 km
Bhuswal: 25 km
Burhanpur (Madhya Pradesh): 79 km
Aurangabad: 153 km
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