Shirdi is a town in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra. The town is about 122 kms from Nashik. The place is the abode of one of Maharashtra's most respected saint, Sai Baba of Shirdi. There is a vast temple complex dedicated to Sai Baba here. Numerous devotees visit the shrine to seek the blessings of the life-size statue of Sai Baba. There are special pujas and darshan of the Sai Baba statue during thursday.
There are many other places to visit in Shirdi including Dwarkamani Mosque where the Baba meditated and slept on alternate nights. In a corridor near the mosque is the dhuni or eternal flame that burns day and night. The other pilgrim sites in Shirdi are the Gurusthan, the Kandoba Temple, Shani Mandir, Narsimha Mandir, Changdev Maharaj Samadhi and the Sakori Ashram.
The nearest airport is Aurangabad and the nearest railway station is Shirdi. There are holiday homes or self contained rooms in Shirdi offering comfortable stay for the pilgrims. We have listed some of the best budget holiday rentals in Shirdi in our website. Our advanced search option helps you easily find the right holiday accommodations that fit your budget and convenience; travelers can always make direct contact with the property owner from our website before finalizing their reservations. We have also introduced friendly dormitories for Group, budget & cheap holiday stays.