Parola is a city and a municipal council in Jalgaon district in the Indian state of Maharashtra. It is located on the Hajira(Surat)–Dhule–Kolkatta national highway 6. The municipal council was established by the British government before the independence of India.
Parola’s climate is a local steppe climate. There is not much rainfall in Parola all year long. This location is classified as BSh by Koppen and Geiger. The temperature here averages 27.1 °C. The rainfall here averages 723 mm.
Parola is on Asian Highway 46 (NH 6), well connected to Jalgaon, Dhule, Nashik, Nagpur, Pune, Mumbai and major cities of India like Surat, Ahmedabad, and Kolkata.
The nearest railway station is Amalner on Western Railway, distance about 20 km.
Pachora Station distance 45 km in Central Railway
The nearest airport is Dhule, the Nearest international airport is Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai. Jalgaon Airport (ICAO: VAJL) is a public airport located off State Highway 186, 6 Kilometres South-East of the town of Jalgaon, in the Nashik Division of Maharashtra, India.
Place of interest
Parola is famous for Shree Balaji. Shree Balaji first arrived in Parola 345 years ago. It is a very old temple with a huge stone entrance called “Nagarkhana” and in front of the temple, there is “Garudadhwaj. Every year, there is a procession for Shree Balaji which is very famous in Maharashtra and people gather to see the procession.
Parola is also famous for the fort, built by Khander rao around the 16th century. Madkay maroti also the famous temple in Parola.
In Parola is also Old Jain Temple For Jainam 16 No Bhagawan Shri Shantinath Bhagwan Derasahr Meby 1500-year-old Murti and 150-year-old Shikharband Derasahr under by Kutchi Dasa Oswal Swetamber Trust.