The name of the new waterfall located in Gariaband district is “Sindoorkhol Waterfall”.

Sindoorkhol Waterfall is a magnificent waterfall surrounded by dense forests, where you will enjoy amazing natural beauty.

The tourists coming here are from Chhattisgarh as well as other states.

Those who visit this place enjoy the beauty of Sindoorkhol Falls.

This place is a great place for adventure lovers as trekking is required to reach this waterfall.

Along with this, this waterfall is also becoming famous as a picnic spot.

With the arrival of the rainy season, the water level here increases significantly, due to which the view of this waterfall appears even more delightful.

Location of Sindoorkhol Waterfall

This beautiful waterfall is on Gariaband Rajim Road and about 200 meters from Kachna Dhurva Temple at a distance of 13.5 kilometers from Gariaband.

Best Time to Visit Sindoorkhol Waterfall 


Sindoorkhol Waterfall is a rainy or seasonal waterfall, which starts flowing during the rainy season.

Due to which to go here one should choose the rainy season or a few rainy days.

According to us, the best time to go there should be between July to September.

If it rains in the months of October or November, you can go at that time also.

But if there is excessive rainfall in the month of July, one may have to face a lot of difficulties in traveling.

At this time, due to excessive rainfall, small rivers are in spate.

Due to the mountains and forested area, rain water starts moving suddenly at a very high speed.

Keep in mind that whenever you go, you must know the weather conditions of Gariaband.

There are adventurous people, those who find love in risk, who should go only during the rainy season.

How to Reach Sindoorkhol Waterfall Gariaband 


To reach the Gariaband district, you can easily get rail and air facilities from all the metros in the capital Raipur.

Private taxis and buses will be available from the capital Raipur to Gariaband.

Which can easily reach Gariaband via State Highway – 130C.

Sindoorkhol falls between Rajim and Gariaband road to reach the waterfall.

To reach this waterfall which falls on SH-130C, one has to travel about 30 km from Rajim and about 15 km from Gariaband and turn near village Nagjhar for Gajpalla and Sindoorkhol Waterfalls.

There is a board showing the route to Gajpalla and Sindoorkhol waterfalls on the tree.

Raipur Airport, Railway Junction Raipur, and Bus Stand of the capital Raipur are about 77 to 85 km by road from Raipur.

Mahasamund and Dhamtari are located at a distance of about 66 to 69 km from the district, and Gariaband is located at a distance of about 22 km from the district headquarters.

 Best tourist places near Sindoorkhol Waterfall


Let us see about the famous tourist places here, here we are also showing their distance from the Gariaband district.

Chingra Pagar Falls 

Located just 15 km from Gariaband district headquarters. This waterfall has gained a lot of popularity recently, due to which people gather there on days other than holidays as well.

Gajpalla Falls 

This is the perfect place for people looking for trekking, adventure, and peace. It is at a distance of 20 km from Gariaband.


Ghatarani Temple and Waterfall 

Ghatarani Temple is one of the favorite places of the nearby people. A beautiful waterfall also flows here during the rainy season. It is situated at a distance of only 30 km from Gariaband district.

Jatmai Temple and Waterfall 

Like Ghatarani Temple and Waterfall, this waterfall is also liked by the people. Located on the hilly road about 23 km from Gariaband.

Aamkhol Waterfall 

Situated in dense forests, at some distance from Gajpalla Waterfall and Sindoorkhol, this waterfall is situated at a distance of 30 km from the district headquarters.

Chattan Nala Waterfall 

This waterfall is called Chattan Nala because it flows on the rocks, and is situated at a distance of just 14 km from the district.

Dev Dhara Falls 

a great place for picnickers and swimming lovers is located at a distance of 84 km from Gariaband.

Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple

Located at a distance of just 4 km, Bhuteshwar Mahadev is world famous for its soaring figure.

Nirai Devi Mata Temple 

This temple is situated on the hills, which opens from 03 a.m. to 09 a.m. on the first day of Navratri throughout the year. There is no looking back after coming back from this temple. Apart from this, there are other beliefs in this temple.

Udanti Sitanadi Tiger Reserve

Due to the Sitanadi and Udanti rivers flowing between the forests, this tiger reserve was named Udanti Sitanadi Tiger Reserve, which is located at a distance of about 78 km from Gariaband.

Sikasar Dam 

Sikasar Dam is situated at a distance of about 47 km. Where you can reach for a picnic in all seasons. Here you can also see powerhouses.

Rajiv Lochan Temple Rajim 

There is Triveni Sangam in Rajim. Rajeev Lochan is a form of Lord Vishnu. It is situated at a distance of about 44.4 km from Gariaband.

Maghi Punni Mela Rajim 

Every year lakhs of people come to see this Chhota Kumbh which runs from Mahashivratri to Magh Purnima.

Distance of Sindoorkhol waterfall from Raipur

To reach here it is a distance of about 85 kilometers from the capital Raipur.


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