Igatpuri is a nice little hill town on the Western Ghats is located in the Nasik district of Maharashtra. It is a picture-perfect tourism destination that attracts tourists from all over Maharashtra and also many other places in the country. Tourism is the major earning sector of the small town and it also has a number of different tourist attractions that can provide the tourist with enough entertainment on visiting this place.
How to Reach Igatpuri by Road
Igatpuri is at a convenient distance from both Mumbai and Pune as the distance from these two cities is 126km and 245km respectively. Hyderabad is at a distance of 699km from Igatpuri, and both Bhopal and Nagpur have situated 700km away. Igatpuri is connected with all neighboring cities by Maharashtra State Transport Corporation buses. Buses from Mumbai, Nashik, and Kasara are also available. A private tourist bus service from Mumbai to Kasara is also available.
How to Reach Igatpuri from Mumbai: To travel from Mumbai to Igatpuri use the eastern express highway to reach Thane. From Thane head towards Bhiwandi – Padgha – Asangaon – Shahapur – Khardi – Kasara Budruk – Igatpuri.
How to Reach Igatpuri from Pune: To travel from Pune to Igatpuri use the Mumbai Pune expressway to reach Thane. From Thane use the above route to reach Igatpuri hill station.
How to Reach Igatpuri from Nashik: To travel from Nashik to Igatpuri head towards Vilholi – Gondedumala – Khambale – Ghoti Budruk – Take – Igatpuri.
How to Reach Igatpuri by Train
Igatpuri is the major railway station and there are regular trains to Igatpuri from most major cities. Tapovan express directly connects the Igatpuri railway station with Mumbai CST. Though Igatpuri has a rail station of itself not many trains halt here, and Kasara is the nearest major railhead that is connected by rail to the rest of the country. Trains from Mumbai, Hyderabad, and Pune are also available. Some of the trains that those halt at Kasara is Devagiri Exp from Hyderabad, Kolkata Mail from Mumbai or Pune Manmad Exp from Pune.
How to Reach Igatpuri by Air
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai at a distance of around 140km from Igatpuri is the nearest international airport. Mumbai is well connected by air to most f the major cities in the country and also abroad and after reaching Mumbai by air tourists can always choose their transport mode as per their personal choice.
Reaching Igatpuri is not difficult at all from most of the major cities in the state and tourists can always expect for spending a charming vacation here.
Distance from Major Cities to Igatpuri
- Kasara to Igatpuri Distance – 20 KM
- Nashik to Igatpuri Distance – 47 KM
- Mumbai to Igatpuri Distance – 121 KM
- Shirdi to Igatpuri Distance -121 KM
- Pune to Igatpuri Distance – 239 KM
- Kalyan to Igatpuri Distance – 92 KM