Nagpur District forms the north-eastern part of the present state of Maharashtra. Nagpur is the winter capital, a sprawling metropolis, the third largest city of the Indian state of Maharashtra after Mumbai and Pune and the largest city of central India. It has one of the highest literacy rate of 91.92% among all the urban agglomerations in India and one of the proposed Smart Cities from Maharashtra. The city has been adjudged as the 20th cleanest city in India and the top mover in the western zone as per Swachh Sarvekshan 2016. Nagpur is famous for the Nagpur orange and is known as the “Orange City” for being a major trade centre of oranges cultivated in the region.
By Road: Nagpur is centrally located in Maharashtra and has a very good network of bus services. Since the city is located almost at the heart of Indian landscape, an extensive network of roads link Nagpur to various cities in Maharashtra and all over India.
By Train: Nagpur is the center of India; zero milestone of India is located in the city. It is almost equidistant from all the major metros. Nagpur is connected with all major cities with trains several times a day. Trains run through the day to all parts of the country. All metros are more or less an overnight journey.
By Air: Nagpur airport is just 7 km from the citycentre and is connected to Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Raipur, Nashik, Bangalore, Ahemadabad, Indore, Pune, Sharjah (UAE), Doha(Qatar). Host of airlines fly in and out of Nagpur.