How to Reach Saputara

Road from national highway no.8, the turn off for cars is at Chikhali to the west, petrol is only available at Waghai (51 kilometers Northwest), and at a pump 40 kilometers from Saputara, on the Nashik road. From Mumbai, there are private luxury buses (Modern Travels) on alternet days during the season. Train from Ahmadabad (400 kilometers) or Mumbai (255 kilometers) to Billimora and then local bus or taxi or a narrow gauge train to Waghai.

By Road:

You can get to Saputara by From Bombay by Private Tourists bus on alternate days during middle of March to middle of November (Season).

From Ahmedabad, Baroda or Surat - ST buses.

If your mode of transportation of the tour is car be sure to be safe to refuel it with petrol at Waghai (about 50 kilometers from Saputara) or at a petrol pump 40 kilometers from Nasik before you enter Saputara because in saputara there is no petrol pump.

By Railway:

The nearest railway station is about 50 kilometers from Saputara which is waghai. You can get trains for Nasik, Bilimora, Waghai, Valsadin narrow gauge section. The nearest railway station at Waghai on the Billimora-Waghai section of the Western Railways.

By Air:

Recommended nearest airports are Surat and Mumbai. Nearest is Mumbai.

Transportation route from Mumbai airport to Saputara (297.5 kilometers) by road:

From Bandra head north on Western Express Highway. Merge onto National Highway no.8 and continue towards Chikhli via Navghar, Khanivade, Manor, Kasa Khurd, Talasri, Bhilad, Pardi, Atul and Saron Village distances about 218.0 kilometers

At Chikhli take right onto State Highway no.14 and continue towards Saputara via Bansda and Pimpri distances about 79.5 kilometers

Local Transport:

You can hire jeeps from Ahwa. Organized tours outside and within Saputara are conducted in minibuses by hotel Chitrakoot or Vaity during peak seasons. The tour is organized by TCGL.

Distances of some places from Saputara

Ahmedabad 400 kilometers
Aurangabad 250 kilometers
Billimora 112 kilometers
Daman 170 kilometers
Mumbai ( via Nasik) 265 kilometers
Mumbai (via Valsad) 345 kilometers
Nasik 77 kilometers
Pune 275 kilometers
Shirdi (via Vani) 140 kilometers
Shirdi (Via Nasik) 157 kilometers
Surat 164 kilometers
Vadodara 255 kilometers
Valsad 125 kilometers