Patewa is a small village in the Raipur district of Chhattisgarh, India. It forms part of Abhanpur taluk. The cities nearest to Patewa are Gobranawapara (2 km) and Mahasamund (38 km). Patewa is on the border of Raipur and Durg districts. Raipur, the state capital is 42 km away from the village. Patewa has a few schools so the population is fairly literate. There are a few places of tourist interest for the eager traveller here.
Places to Stay
Although there are no hotels in Patewa, nearby Raipur has a few good budget hotel options. These include Hotel Shamrock International (Tariff – Rs. 1000 and above) and Hotel Grand International (Tariff – Rs. 1000 and above).
The official language of Patewa is Chhattisgarhi. Hindi is spoken here as a secondary language.
The important festivals of Patewa are the Hindu festivals of Navratri, Diwali, Maha Shiv Ratri and others.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in and around Patewa. These include Sirpur, 36 km away from Patewa. It is of cultural importance because it houses architectural specimens from the Kosal period. The Laxman Temple, dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Lord Laxman, is an excellent example of Panchrath architecture.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Patewa is Raipur airport. The airport is located about 43 km away from the area.
Manik Chauree H Railway Station is the nearest station to Patewa that connects it to other places in the state and beyond.
There are daily bus services to Jhalap, Tumgaon and other places. The best bus operator that offers good service to passengers is Mahendra Travels. Online bus booking facility is the most convenient way to book your tickets.