Zero Phata is a small village in the western Indian state of Maharashtra. The nearest major urban agglomeration in the area is Nanded at a distance of 51 km east. Another major urban hub which lies close-by is the city of Aurangabad at a distance of 213 km west. The Telangana border is also close by.
Places to Stay
Being a small village, the place does not have places of tourist attraction. The best place to put up while in this area is Nanded. Some of the budget hotels which are worth exploring in the area are Uma Executive Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 750), Hotel Guru Inn (Tariff – Rs. 900), Hotel Taj Patil (Tariff – Rs. 800), Punjab Bhavan (Tariff – Rs. 500) and others.
The official language of the region is Marathi. Urdu and Hindi are also widely spoken and understood.
The important festivals of the area are Holi in March, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September, Diwali in October-November, the fasting month of Ramadan and the two Eid(s).
Places of Interest
The village does not have places of tourist attraction. Nanded is a place which is of a particular historical value in the Marathwada region. The city’s history is said to date back to the Puranic days. Among other sites, Nanded is famous for its gurudwaras. Some of the places which are worth exploring in the area are the Nanded Gurudwara and the Nanded Fort.
How to Get There
Solapur Airport in Solapur is the nearest airport at a distance of 267 km.
The nearest railway station is the Nanded Railway Station at a distance of 49 km.
Both state-transport as well as private buses have services to the city. Dolphin Travel House is one such private operator. Buses to the village are available from Nanded. Book your bus ticket online through Ticketgoose.com.