Gondiya, one of the subdivisions of the Gondiya District
, is a small city of Maharashtra
. Gondiya is about 150 km northeast of Nagpur
Since the city holds a large number of rice mills, it is popularly known as Rice City. Agriculture is the main occupation and paddy is the main cultivation of the people there. Wainganga is the important river flowing through Gondiya.
The Sonegaon Airport at Nagpur is the nearest airport.
Gondiya Junction Railway Station in the city is connected with the major places around.