Sikka Patia is a small bus stop in the westernmost Indian state of Gujarat. It is a part of the Kathiawar peninsula. The nearest major urban agglomeration is the city of Jamnagar at a distance of 21 km east. Those with a drive to explore Gujarati temples, cuisine as well as the beautiful Arabian Sea coast can try this place out.
Places to Stay
With the village being so small and thus not having adequate lodging facilities, one will have to travel to Jamnagar to put up for the night. Some of the options one can try out are Shiv Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700), President Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800), Punit Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 600) and Bansi Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500) among others.
The official language of the region is Gujarati. Hindi is also widely spoken and understood.
The main events in the area are Holi, Ram Navami, Hanuman Jayanti, Dusshera, Diwali and the two Eid(s).
Places of Interest
The village on its own does not have even a single place of tourist interest. However, Jamnagar city at a distance will have plenty of options to offer such as Darbargarh Palace, Lakhota Fort, Willingdon Crescent, Bohra Hajira and Bala Hanuman Temple among others.
How to Get There
The closest major airport is the Jamnagar Airport in Govardhanpur at a distance of 17 km.
The nearest railway station is the Jamnagar Railway station at a distance of 22 km.
Mostly it is the state-run buses which cater to the needs of the populace of the village. Buses to the area are available from Jamnagar as well as Dwarka. Get a cheap bus ticket by logging on to several bus booking portals.