About Nashik :
Nashik is a city in
western India in the state of Maharashtra. Nashik is said to be the abode of
Lord Rama during his 14 years in exile. It is located on the banks of the
Godavari which originates in the south-west of the city at Trimbakeshwar. It is
one of the four places in the world where the Kumbh Mela is held making it one
of the holiest Hindu cities. The city is a site for more than 100 ancient
temples including the Kalaram Temple and Trimbakeshwar Shiva Temple.
Nashik ranks 16th in a
global study of fastest developing cities conducted by The City Mayors
Foundation, an international think tank on urban affairs and has witnessed
significant economic progress in the last decade. Nashik is also short listed
for the Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor as an investment region. The city is
also known as the Wine Capital of India since it accounts to a large amount of
the country's grape export and there are many vineyards in and around Nashik.
It also plays an utmost important role in agriculture onion, tomatoes and many
other vegetables are exported from Nasik to various parts of the world. In
addition, Nashik is known for its picturesque surroundings, climate and
According to Ramayana,
Lord Rama, the King of Ayodhya, made Nashik his home during his 14 years in
exile. At the same place Lakshmana, cut off the nose of Surpanakha and thus
this place was named as "Nasik"(in Sanskrit Nasika means nose).
Several other references to the Ramayana can be found in Nashik, which includes
the Sita Gumpha caves, from where Sita, Lord Rama's wife, was abducted by
significant religious significance for Hindus with a temple complex on the bend
of the Godavari river, which includes Kalaram Temple.It is a pilgrimage
site,with the Kumbh Mela, the largest peaceful gathering in the world –
involving over 100 million people in 2013, taking place here once every twelve
years in rotation with Haridwar, Allahabad, and Ujjain.
About Indore :
Indore is a tier 2
city, the largest city of the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.It serves as the
headquarters of both Indore District and Indore Division. A central power city,
Indore exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion,
research, technology, education, and entertainment and has been described as
the commercial capital of the state.
Indore traces its
roots to its 16th century founding as a trading hub between the Deccan and
Delhi. The city and its surroundings came under Maratha Empire on 18 May 1724
after Maratha Peshwa assumed the full control of Malwa. During the days of the
British Raj it was a 19 Gun Salute (21 locally) princely state (a rare high
rank) ruled by the Maratha Holkar dynasty, until they acceded to the Union of
India.Indore served as the capital of the Madhya Bharat from 1950 until 1956.
district, anchored by central Indore, functions as the financial capital of the
Madhya Pradesh and is home to the Madhya Pradesh Stock Exchange, India's third
oldest stock exchange. Indore's real estate market is among the most expensive
in the state and its Lokmanya Nagar incorporates the highest concentration of
Marathi People in the Western part of the city.
About The Route
Moderate Route with 2 lane (no divider) for most part
Total buses in this route 20
Approximate Distance 421 Kms
Approximate Travel Time 06 Hrs
* the above might differ from time to time and operator to operator based on climate, bus condition, etc.