Nasik is a religious Hindu city, host to the Kumbh Mela every 12 years. It also makes for a perfect wine tasting destination.
Nashik (Nasik), named after a relic associated with Ramayana, is a city in Maharashtra located on the banks of river Godavari. Nashik plays host to the famous Kumbh Mela every 12 years. The city is home to plenty of exotic temples and is known in Hindu mythology as the place where Ravana's sister, Surpanakha, tried to seduce Lord Ram and got her nose cut off by Lakshman in the process. Its religious importance doesn't end there. It also plays host to the thousands of tourists visiting Shirdi and Trimbakeshwar. Apart from its temples, Nashik also has forts, waterfalls and vineyards to look out for. With multiple vineyards present in Nashik, the most popular being Sula, the wine-tourism industry is mushrooming in this part of Maharashtra. Nashik gives you the chance to experience a fabulous cocktail of extremes - from temples to vineyards, hills to waterfalls, this place offers a lot to see.
Popular Questions And Answers on Nashik
Q. What are worth-visit places near to Nasik road and how to reach there in 1/2 day schedule.
3 years ago
Nasik Road is a Suburb of Nasik.
It is famous for Army Aviation Base, Airforce Station, Devlali Cantonment, India Security Press, Currency Note Press, Eklahra Thermal Power Station to name a few.
T (Read More)here is nothing much significant to see in Nasik Road other than Muktidham.
Apart from that, you can visit Temple Hill in Devlali Cantonment area and then walk around in Devlali streets.
But before that, you can visit Devi Mandir halfway to Baghur from Devlali. From there, you can optionally visit Devlali Railway Station.
Avoid shopping in Devlali since items are relatively costlier but do visit Bharat Cold Drink House to quench your thirst or enjoy the tasty food.
Whilst travelling to Devlali via the Lam Road, you will be able to see the Heritage Parsi homes and colonies on either side of the road, no doubt, Devlali Cantonment in itself is mostly heritage.
You can easily cover all these places in one day.
The best time to visit Devlali is in the evening.
Mind you, don't even think of doing photography in the Cantonment restricted or prohibited area. Look out for the warnings and sign boards.
The other day, you can visit Gargoti museum in Sinnar, about 30 km from Nasik Road.
Q. Is there any tour from Shirdi to Shani Shingnapur and Nasik?
3 years ago
You can get a custom package that can help you make a tour from Shirdi to Shani Shingnapur and Nasik according to your feasibility. Fill the form in the following link to get your Customised Tour Pac (Read More)kage - https://www.holidify.com/custom-package/
3 years ago
A very good and informative, unique and one of its own kind place, one must visit is "Museum Kohum". It is situated at ABB Circle, Mahatmanagar, Triambak Road, Nashik. It gives you a lifetime experie (Read More)nce about your own existence from birth to death from scientific and spiritual perspective. It shows various concepts through the beautiful models in three major parts- Life before you are born; The Language of your life and the Magic that you are inside. You should not miss the opportunity of seeing this wonderful creation, f you are in or around Nashik... it is open on all working days between 10 AM to 6 PM
on Trimbakeshwar 2 years ago
Nice article on Trimbakeshwar. "Link Hidden"
3 years ago
A good place to visit with ghats and cloudy whether!! Too much of business than actual religious activities. Sita Gufa, Panchvati are just simple godly places to visit but not too much to be expected (Read More) for!!!