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Visit a Historical Place : Daulatabad
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Location: It is situated 13 kms.away from Aurangabad.

Distance: 413 kms away from Mumbai.

How to reach: Nearest airport and Railway Station is Aurangabad. S. T. buses ply from Aurangabad.

When to Visit : Best time for visit through out the year.

Where to stay : Private hotels , MTDC hotels, Rest house.

What to See. :Chandminar Tower, Maze, Heavy Cannon, Bibi-ka Makbara.Nearby Ajanta and Ellora caves.


Visit a Hill Station -CHIKHALDARA
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Location: Hill station Chikhaldara is situated in Satpura Range nearly 350 Kilometers away from Chandrapur.
How to reach :Nearest Railway Stations: Amravati and Akola. S.T. Buses and private luxuries are available at Amaravati. From Paratwada a picturesque, windy road of 50 kilometer takes to this calm and quite hill station.
When to Visit: Best season is from Sept. to June. In July there are heavy rains here.
Where to stay: There are MTDC, tourist Quarters ranging from 150 to 250 Rs. per family suit. Luxurious private hotels are also there. Meals and breakfasts cost more.
What to see: Chikhaldara Darshan Bus takes you for sight seeing round of four hours.Places worth seeing are Fort, Devi point, Bhim Kund, Garden, Echo point, Hurricane point and Sunset point. Municipal Corporation has developed a beautiful garden and a swimming pool. Forest Training College and Museum provide information about wild life, nature, people and their customs.


Visit a Religious Place -Shegaon
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Location:Shegaon is a famous place of pilgrimage situated in Maharashtra.People from all over India come here for the Darshan of Sant Gajanan Maharaj.


How to reach:Nearest Railway Stations: Shegaon and Akola. Trains running between Howrah to Mumbai stop here. State Transport Buses are available from major cities. Private buses are also available.
When to visit: Shegaon, being a pilgrimage attracts tourist all the year round. Thursday is the auspicious day.
Where to stay: Affordable and comfortable accommodation is provided by theSansthan. ‘BHAKTI NIWAS’. Private hotels are available.
What to see: Gajanan Maharaj Mandir, Gajanan Watika, College of Engineering.
Anything special: ‘Anand Sagar’ is one of the most beautiful place- 05 km from the Shegaon.


SINDHUDURG

A UNIQUE SEA FORT

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LOCATION :
Sindhudurg fort is located on the southernmost edge of the Maharashtra coast.
How to reach :
By air : The nearest international airport is Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai.

By Rail : The nearest railhead is Sindhudurg on the Konkan Railway. Kankawadi and Kudal are the other important railway stations nearby.

By Road : Mumbai-Tarkarli 540 km.

Best Time to Visit: Winter

Where to stay : MTDC Holiday Resort, The resort at Tarkarli has 10 cottages with20 sea facing double bedrooms and one houseboat.

What to see :

Temples of Maruti, Bhavani, Chhatrapati Shivaji. Nearby sites : Sawantwadi,Malwan City, Tarkarli beach , Redi Ganesh Temple, Vijaydurg, Kunkeshwar Temple, Amboli.