Ralegaon is a village in the western Indian state of Maharashtra. The nearest major urban agglomeration is the city of Nagpur at a distance of 125 km north-east. However, another city close-by is Yavatmal at a distance of 45 km west. Enthusiasts of Marathi culture, cuisine and temples can visit this place. Motorists travelling from Nagpur or Wardha to Nanded can also stop by at this place for refreshments.
Places to Stay
Many good budget hotels are available in the neighbouring Yavatmal. Some of the lodges which are worth considering are Revati Pride Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 900), Hotel Dwarka Deluxe (Tariff – Rs. 600), Gyanson Deluxe Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 400) and Hotel Chintamani Deluxe (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official language of the area is Marathi. Hindi is also widely spoken and understood.
The important festivals celebrated are Holi in March, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September, Dusshera in September-October and Diwali in November and the two Eid(s).
Places of Interest
The village as a whole does not boast of any place of tourist attraction. Some of the places which are worth visiting in Yavatmal are mostly the famous Hindu fairs such as Maroti and Gajanan Maharaj Mela in Ghatanji as well as the Shri Chintamani Mela at Kalamb.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport in Nagpur at a distance of 117 km.
Yavatmal Railway Station is the nearest major railway station at a distance of 45 km.
Various state transport buses as well as private buses connect Yavatmal to different cities in the region. Buses to the area are available from Nagpur as well as Yavatmal. Online bus reservation through Ticketgoose.com is one of the safest and convenient ways to get your tickets