September 28, 2021

17 Famous Places to Visit in Nashik

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Top Tourist Attractions in Nashik

Nashik is an ancient holy city in Maharashtra, a state in western India. It’s known for its links to the “Ramayana” epic poem. On the Godavari River is Panchavati, a temple complex. Nearby, Lord Rama was thought to have bathed at Ram Kund water tank, today attended by Hindu devotees. Shri Kalaram Sansthan Mandir is an ancient shrine to Rama, while Rama and Sita are said to have worshipped at Sita Gufaa caves. Nashik is well known for being one of the Hindu pilgrimage sites of the Kumbh Mela, which is held every 12 years. Nashik is located about 190 km north of state capital Mumbai. The city is called the “Wine Capital of India” as more than half of India’s vineyards and wineries are located here.

Best Places to Visit in Nashik

  1. Artillery Centre
  2. Coin Museum
  3. Phalke Smarak
  4. Dadasaheb Phalake Museum
  5. Gargoti Museum
  6. Someshwar Water Falls
  7. Dudhsagar Water Falls
  8. All-religion temple Tapovan
  9. Mangi Tungi Temple
  10. Panchvati
  11. Pandav Caves
  12. Trimbakeshwar Temple
  13. Shree Saptshrungi Gad Vani
  14. Shree Someshwar Temple
  15. Ramkund Nashik
  16. Dhammagiri – Vipassana Centre
  17. Kushavart Tirtha-Trimbakeshwar

Best Places to Visit in Nashik


How to Reach Nashik

By air:

The nearest airport Ojhar Nashik International airport is situated about 24 kilometers far from the center of city. Flights available to various cities of Delhi, Bengalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Pune, Belgavi etc.

By Rail:

The railway station at Nashik road is very important station for the city Mumbai to Kalyan, Manmad to Bhusaval and to Kolkata or Delhi. Central railway section of Railways of India was the first electrified division in the country of India. Railway station is only 11 kilometers far from the center of city and that is why it is known as Nashik Street besides of Nashik. The Indian railway also announced a rail routes to road of Dahanu. There is also a new plant for bottling will establish in Nasik. One train from the city Hyderabad will begin shortly. Trains to pilgrimage Shirdi also go from city Nasik. Another one-railway station is Deolali (only ten minutes train journey to Mumbai city) that serves the inhabitants of Deolali cantonment area. About 50 trains go through this railway station regularly and it also well connected towards City of Mumbai, Nanded, Aurangabad, Hyderabad, Agra, Bhopal, Delhi, Kolkata, Nagpur, Jamshedpur, Jammu, Guwahati, Mangalore and Madgaon and many other cities of the India.

By road:

Nashik is well connected with all other cities of the country by roads. The national highway of Mumbai-Agra passes via city Nashik. It is also well connected to city Pune with highway NH-50. Nashik is actually a main road connection of main state highways. Nashik is also connected to Surat, Mumbai, and Aurangabad, Pune, Dhule, Ahmednagar and all other important cities of India. In the last, some years it has been developing large road infrastructure. A privately constructed expressway is going to complete between Nashik and Mumbai. The NH-3, national highway is being changed into multi-lane highway and this multi-lane street has about six flyovers that will go through city of Nashik. The flyovers will begin from main garvare point and will reach at temple of Hanuman at Panchvati. One of the flyovers of them is around 6800 meter long and the flyover will begin from city Mumbai Naka and will reach at temple of Hanuman. Larsen and toubro company is constructing this important project that costing thousands of crores.