Widely famous as the "Banana Capital of India”, Jalgaon is one of the largest cities of the state of Maharashtra and is situated on the northern Deccan Plateau. This district is widely known for the huge business of bananas and thus it is known as the "Banana Capital" of India worldwide. It is the only district that produces more than 16% of India's bananas which comes to 3% of world’s banana production.
Jalgaon travel guide is full of historical and pilgrim references. Parola Fort, Padmalaya, Shree Manudevi and Omkareshwar Mandir are worth visiting in the city. Jalgaon is also the native land of the 12th President of India, Pratibha Patil. It is an essential center for cotton-textile and vegetable oil mills, mainly hydrogenation plants and groundnut oil.