Nearest Airports = Latur,Aurangabad,Solapur Nearest Railway Stations=Parli,Latur,Parbhani Distance From Mumbai=493 Kms Distance From New Delhi=1443 Kms Distance From Hyderabad=349 Kms Kaij
In 19th century(1875 AD), Shri Swami Samarth visited Kaij and for his memorial, a 'Matth'(मठ)(Hindu's holy place of dedication to God) was built by श्रीमंत नानासाहेब देशपांडे, ruler of Kaij(केज चे प्रशाशक).Kaij was come into existence as a Taluka. Since then Kaij is one of the oldest Talukas in Beed district.
Kaij town has many popular Temples, Masjids and Darga's. Ram Mandir, Maruti Mandir, Mahadev Mandir, Ganpati Mandir, Bhavani Devi Mandir, Samarth Matth, Tambaweshwar temple of Tambava village, Uttareshwar temple of Uttreshwar Pimpri village and Balaji Mandir are few of holy places in Kaij.
Kaij is situated in the hilly area. Almost every direction has about 70-80 feets high altitude. Kaij is situated among lower space of these hills.
Kaij Vidhan Sabha constituency is one of the 288 Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) constituencies of Maharashtra state in western India.