Bita is a small village near Bhuj, which is a well-known city of Gujarat. It is located in the Kutch district. Bhuj is a very famous city which was founded by Rao Hamirji in the year 1510 and subsequently turned into a state capital by Rao Khengarji I in 1549. The coast of Arabian Sea is 79 km away. The place is very close to the Pakistan border (approximately 110 km away).
Places to Stay
Some of the best budget hotels which are worth a try in Bhuj are Dollar Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700), Ryan Resort & Residency (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), Poonam Residency Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700), Anjali Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700) and others.
The official language of the area is Gujarati. Hindi is also widely spoken and understood.
The important festivals celebrated are Holi in March, Hanuman Jayanti and Dusshera in September-October, Diwali in November and the two Eid(s).
Places of Interest
One can always go on a ride to the coastal areas such as Mandvi Beach (76 km away) and enjoy the magnificent sunset views over the Arabian Sea. There are many places to visit in Bhuj city, but not in the village. Some of the places which are worth visiting in the city are Kutch Museum, Cenotaphs Complex , Prag Mahal, Aina Mahal Palace and others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is Bhuj Airport at a distance of 76 km
The nearest major railway station in the area is the Bhuj Railway Station which is 74 km away from the village.
Various state transport buses as well as private buses connect the village to different towns in the region. Several bus booking portals offer bus ticket booking coupon on their sites. Look out for discount codes when you book your tickets.