Bichhiya is a tehsil in Madhya Pradesh. It comes under the Jabalpur division in Mandla district. It comprises of 179 villages and 73 panchayat in all. Bichhiya has Ghughri tehsil to its north, Mandla tehsil towards its west, Mawai tehsil in the east and Baihar tehsil to its south. The cities that are close to this town are Mandla, Maharajpur, Malajkhand and Nainpur.
Places to Stay
Bichhiya does not have any lodging facilities available. The closest place to avail accommodation is Mandla, 52 km away. Some of the budget hotels there are Tourist Motel (Tariff - Rs. 1000), United 21 Tiger’s Habitat (Tariff - Rs. 2500), The Sanjay Tiger Resort (Tariff - Rs. 2500) and Wild Chalet Resort (Tariff - Rs. 4000)
The official language of Bichhiya is Hindi. The natives of the place can also speak Bagheli
The natives of Bichhiya celebrate festivals such as Navaratri and Deepawali with great pomp and splendour.
Places of Interest
The closest tourist destinations to Bichhiya are Kanha National park, Kawardha, Jabalpur (Sanskaardhaani), Amarkantak and Bhedaghat. Another major tourist attraction is the forest belt around the town.
How to Get There
The closest airport to Bichhiya is the Jabalpur airport, 93 km away.
Bichhiya does not have its own railway station. Some of the stations close by are Bahmni, Limarua, Simariya and Mandla Fort. However the closest major station is at Jabalpur, 124 km away.
Bichhiya has its own bus station that connects it to major towns and cities in Madhya Pradesh. Kanker Roadways is a popular bus service provider in this area. You can get discount on bus booking if you log on to TicketGoose.com, a leading bus booking portal.