Best Things To Do In Jalgaon, India

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Coming to Jalgaon, Maharashtra will be an experience like no other. It is like a bag full of surprises and it is blessed with dense forests, ancient temples, museums and even shopping malls! It’s a complete holiday package which will leave you with sweet memories forever.

1. Explore the Gandhi Research Foundation

View from Gandhi Research Center, Jalgaon

Posted by Amin Tadavi on Saturday, 19 September 2015

Gandhi Teerth or the Gandhi Research Foundation is a research institute and museum on Mahatma Gandhi located in Jalgaon, in Maharashtra. The structure has been built to last for centuries and includes an auditorium, amphitheater, meeting or classrooms and it also has guesthouse facilities. There are shops with Khadi, or handspun, handwoven clothes, gift items and Gandhian literature. It takes you through the life and struggle of Gandhi and the freedom struggle, he pioneered.

Gandhi Research Museum

Website: Gandhi Research Museum

2. Visit the Omkareshwar Temple


Posted by Omkareshwar Temple jalgaon on Monday, 19 September 2016

The Omkareshwar Temple is a popular place to visit in Jalgaon and is located at Jai Nagar. It organizes celebrations during Hindu festivals and thousands of people ascend upon the temple during the festivities.

3. Experience nature at Waghur Dam

Waghur Dam Jalgaon Spillover

Posted by Abhishek Kaul on Thursday, 11 September 2014

Waghur Dam is a dam built on the Waghur River, near Nandgaon, Jalgaon. The Waghur River flows from the area near Ajanta and right through the Khandesh area, in India. The Waghur Dam is the main source of water for the rain-starved Jalgaon region, in Maharashtra.

Waghur Dam

Address: Nandgaon

Opening Hours: 9am - 6pm. Closed on public holidays.

Access: Buses, autos and private cars are available from Jalgaon Railway Station

4. Marvel at the Swinging Towers of Farkhande

Swinging Towers of Farkande, Jalgaon Maharashtra- Locating at a distance of 16 km from Erandol on the bank of...

Posted by Incredible Maharashtra on Sunday, 4 March 2012

The swinging towers are located in Farkhande village, in Jalgaon. It is a brilliant piece of architecture and is over 250 years old. The two swinging towers are 15 meters (49 feet) in height and if one starts to wave then the other one also starts waving. It is a major attraction for tourists all throughout the year and especially in the winter months from November to February.

Swinging Towers Of Farkhande

Address: Farkhande Village, Jalgaon

Opening Hours: 9am - 6pm. Closed on public holidays.

Access: Buses, autos and private cars are available from Jalgaon Railway Station

5. See the incomparable beauty of the Yawal Wildlife Sanctuary

Light and dust ... Beautiful effect ❤😘 Near Manudevi temple , Yawal , Dist - Jalgaon in @Yawal-Pal wildlife sanctuary #ff_camera

Posted by Kedar Bairagi on Tuesday, 13 December 2016

The Yawal Wildlife Sanctuary in Yawal, Jalgaon, is 25 km (15.5 miles) from Raver Railway Station. The Yawal Wildlife Sanctuary has landscapes of incomparable beauty, with a variety of flora and fauna and is spread over an area of 178 square meters (1916 square feet). It has a variety of trees like Salai, Anjan and Teak and there are many different species of animals, like leopards, bears, wolves, squirrels and deer.

Yawal Wildlife Sanctuary

Website: Yawal Wildlife Sanctuary

6. Go on a shopping spree at Khandesh Central Mall

Khandesh Central Mall

Posted by on Monday, 15 September 2014

After a long day in Jalgaon, you can unwind and go shopping at Khandesh Central Mall, in Jalgaon. It is packed with various shops which will appease your senses. If you are in Jalgaon then you must visit. It has a multi-screen movie theater, nice shops and a food court, with variety of food.

7. Visit the Shree Manudevi Temple

Manudevi Waterfall

Posted by Kaleidoscope By Ravjeet on Saturday, 10 August 2013

The Shree Manudevi Temple is located in the middle of a conserved forest, near Adgaon village, in Jalgaon. It is near the beautiful Satpura hill range. At the front of the temple is a waterfall and it is surrounded by hills on three sides. It is a very popular picnic spot.

Shree Manudevi Temple

Website: Shree Manudevi Temple

So much to do in Jalgaon!

Architchture on the Changdev Temple walls Muktainagar Dist Jalgaon P1220210 (21)
Source: Photo by Wikimedia Commons user Dr. Raju Kasambe used under CC BY-SA 3.0

Jalgaon, in Maharashtra, has a lot diversity and it is very different from other places in India. It is an ideal place to visit in the winter months of November to February as it can be very hot in the other months. So, if you are looking for a variety of things to do on your next holiday, then why not come to Jalgaon, Maharashtra, in India and explore its many activities, like going to a wildlife sanctuary, visiting dams, trekking in the forest and visiting ancient temples. It is also close to the megacity Mumbai, so after your Jalgaon trip you can visit Mumbai and the neighbouring places around it.

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