Lying on the travel route from Konkan to Gujarat, this city was celebrated for its rich horse breeds.
In anticipation of the tough climb through the Konkan area, travelers and warriors use to exchange their horses with the local horses at this place. So that, they can climb the konkan region easily.
This place we have a tendency to are pertaining to is that the noted Mumbai suburban area, the word “change” (badla in Marathi) was applied to the town. “Badlapur” is derived from “badla” plus “pur”, which means village or town.