RAMTEK

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Location : 57-km From Nagpur, Maharashtra
Presiding Deity: Lord Rama



Ramtek is about 57-km from Nagpur it is believed that the holy feet of Lord Ram and Sita, his consort graced this place and hence it was named Ramtek. It is one of the important pilgrim centres of Maharashtra. There is a temple dedicated to Lord Ram, Sita and Laxman on the top of the hill. This land has been mentioned as Ramgiri, in Meghdootam, one of the fascinating works of Sanskrit poet Kalidas.

According to legend, Shri Ram beguiled by the beautiful scenery, stayed here for sometime. The Kalidas Smarak, which adorns the hill and Ramasagar Lake, which are located close to Ramtek, are worth visiting.

Festival

The Ramnavami festival forms the grandeur of the region.

HOW TO GET THERE

Air: Nearest airport is Nagpur 50-km away from Ramtek.

Rail: There is a railway station in Ramtek, which appears on South Central Railway. Regular trains ply between Nagpur and Ramtek.

Road: Ramtek is well connected by road. Maharashtra State Transport has daily service with good frequency between Ramtek and Nagpur.

WHERE TO STAY

Accommodation is available at the hotels in Nagpur.



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