Chutiya is a small village in the Gondia district of Maharashtra and belongs to the Gondia Taluka of the Vidarbha region. The nearest cities to Chutiya are Gondia (5 km) and Balaghat (47 km). The economy of Chutiya is mostly agrarian. Chutiya is located on the Maharashtra-Madhya Pradesh border and is considered a gateway to Central Eastern India. Chutiya has a number of schools in its area, so the population is fairly literate.
Places to Stay
Although there are no hotels in Chutiya, nearby Balaghat has a number of good budget hotel options. These include Hotel Hirawat (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Kanhapark (Tariff – Rs. 1000), and Hotel Vaidya Residency (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
The official languages of Chutiya are Marathi and Hindi.
The important festivals of Chutiya are Maha Shiv Ratri, Sri Rama Navami, Holi, Diwali, and Ganesh Chathurthi.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in and around Chutiya. The Pench National Park (85 km) in Madhya Pradesh is a great natural habitat for those into hiking and adventure. The Kanha National Park (117 km) also offers a similar delight to nature lovers. Rajnandgaon is a small village for visitors into ancient architecture.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Chutiya is Jabalpur Airport (155 km).
Chutiya’s nearest railway station is Gondia Railway Junction (4 km) on the Central Railway line. Trains to several destinations on the line halt here.
There are daily bus services to Pune, Ahmednagar, Raipur, Chindwada, Jalna and other places. The best bus operator that offers good service to passengers is Raj Tours & Travels. TicketGoose.com offers online bus booking in India to travellers visiting more than 4,000 destinations.