Here are the Tourist places of Chhattisgarh that help you to explore Chhattisgarh and make your life wow!

It is a vast forested state of central India known for its temples and waterfalls.

It is the 10th largest and 16th most populous state in India.

The Dakshin Kosala or Chhattisgarh is mentioned in both the Ramayana and the Mahabharata.

But It is slowly evolving into the most popular holiday destination in India.

It is a relatively offbeat destination for tourism making it a wonderful place to visit.

Waterfalls, ancient temples, monuments, and cultures located in dense forests still remind us of the old history and traditions of the state.

Chhattisgarh’s famous local food

The food here includes crispy jalebi,  Rakhia Badi, and a very traditional petha.

Maize, wheat, and sorghum are the primary food items here.

Special Before prepared with Arhar ki dal and Chana dal is the most popular dish in the state.

Minjra Bedi, Kusli, Cashew Barfi, Sabudana Ki Khichdi, Chich Bhaji, Kohda, Lal Bhaji, Bohar Bhaji are the dishes that define the cuisine here.

 The best time to visit Chhattisgarh

It has a moderate climate for most of the year.

So the best time to travel depends on the type of activities.

Despite the high temperature, summer is the best time to visit Chhattisgarh.

On the other hand, the number of tourists is more for national parks and wildlife sanctuaries.

However, for visiting cities and mountainous areas, winter is more suitable.

The mountains, waterfalls, and rivers are at their best and green during winter, making it easy to see these natural beauties.

 How to reach Chhattisgarh 

For all modes of transportation, tourists can easily come by traveling by anyone by flight, train, or road.

 By Flight

Raipur is connected to New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, and Nagpur (Maharashtra) by regular flights.

 By Train 

Indian Railways is definitely the best way to get from anywhere in India.

Raipur and Bilaspur are the two main junctions that directly or indirectly connect the state to other parts of India.

The Bilaspur-Nizamuddin Gondwana Express runs three times a week and runs from New Delhi to Bilaspur and Raipur.

 By Road 

 Interstate and national highways connect Raipur to cities like Bhopal, Nagpur, Jhansi, Jabalpur, Kolkata, and Bhubaneswar.

Interstate state roadways buses between different cities while chartered bus operators run services on major routes.

Religious places of Chhattisgarh

Tourist places near Raipur


You cannot skip a visit to Raipur.

With hundreds of steel mills and six steel plants.

It is also one of the largest industrial centers in the country.

Apart from steel, it is also home to the aluminum and coal industries. 

It is fast emerging in the tourism sector, attracting tourists from all over the world.

Moreover, Its temples, lakes, factories, and educational centers.

Naya Raipur is a newly planned city and is about 17 km from the present city. 

It has a rich history and was a part of Madhya Pradesh till 2000. 

With good shopping, one can also visit famous sightseeing places here.


Swami Vivekananda sarwor

Energy park

MM fun city

MM Fun City Water Amusement Park 

This water-less fun amusement park in Raipur.

It is the most preferred place for recreation.

It is a very fun world to enjoy with family and friends.

Similarly, It boasts various Fun Water Slides, Rain Dance, Kid’s Zone, Restaurant, Wave Pool, and Family Pool.

The water ride cluster available here will be in various shapes and models that will make your ride enjoyable.

MM Fun City is located on Baktara Godhi Road in Raipur.

Open from 10.30 A.M to 7 P.M on weekdays and 10.30 A.M to 8 P.M on weekends.

Mahant Gasidas museum

Sendh Lake

Dudhadhari Math

Marine Drive


 However, Chhattisgarh is also not far behind in urbanity.

 Well, here we have brought for you the tourist places which show you the best place.


Culturally, It is a planned city.

It is located in the Durg district, 25 km from Raipur. 

The city is also known for the Bhilai Steel Plant (SAIL).

However the largest steel plants in India. 

Moreover, The city is developed with the help of the Russian government.

But today the city is very good financially and culturally.

Also, It is one of the cities that display an ideal balance between industrialization and prosperous nature. 

So, Travelling here in winter is an unforgettable experience.

 It is also well-organized and a community.

It has won the Prime Minister’s Trophy more than five times for its lush green environment.

Tourist places of Bhilai

Maa Bamleshwari

Mitri Bagh

 DongargarhReligious places of Chhattisgarh

Temple is considered the top pilgrimage center.

It is also a top tourist attraction. 

There is a famous temple here called Maa Bamleshwari, situated at an altitude of about 1,600 feet.

Thousands of devotees come to the temple during Dussehra and Navratri. 

During the occasion of Navratri, fairs are organized in the temple which lasts for a long time in the day.



It is an important tourist town, also known for its ancient temples.

However, the city has a population of about 82,000.

It also attracts a lot of tourists every year.

Especially during the monsoon visit to Ravi Shankar Water Dam. 

It is also famous for its folk culture and wildlife sanctuary. 

But Paddy cultivation is common here. 

Moreover, it still preserves its tribal history.

 DantewadaReligious places of Chhattisgarh

It came into existence in 1998.

It is located in the Bastar district.

The little town also offers spectacular views of rivers, hill peaks, and lush green grasslands. 

Firstly, the city was named after the Danteshwarithe incarnation deity of Shakti.

later came to preside over the Danteshwar temple. 

However, at present, the area is affected by Naxalism. 

It also allows you to enjoy all the natural elements.



Indravati National Park

Indravati National Park

The only tiger reserve in the state. 

It got its name due to the Indravati River flowing nearby.

Tourists definitely come to see this sanctuary. 

Rare and endangered wild Asian buffalo can also be seen in the park.

Above all nilgai, blackbuck, sambar, gaur, tiger, leopard, chital, sloth bear, and countless other species.

Achanakmar Tiger Reserve

Achanakmar Tiger Reserve 

In 2009, Reserve was declared a Tiger Reserve under Project Tiger.

It is spread over an area of ​​over 557Sq kilometers.

Located in the Bilaspur district.

So, it is an impressive tiger house. 

However, Visiting the Reserve can be an exciting experience. 

Apart from the tiger, you can also see the Indian giant squirrel, wild dog, hyena, leopard, and other animals here. 

The  Reserve is also home to over 150 species of birds. 

There is also a watchtower from where you can enjoy amazing views of the forest.

Chitrakoot natural waterfalls


Chitrakoot natural waterfalls are the largest and most beautiful waterfall in Chhattisgarh. 

A wonderful waterfall that has the status of Niagara Falls of India. 

It is a naturally occurring waterfall in the Bastar district. 

 But It is an attractive tourist destination of the state where tourists come here for an exciting experience.

 With a height of 96 feet, this waterfall displays stunning views of nature. 

The shape of this waterfall resembles that of a horseshoe. 

The forest areas around  Waterfall offer spectacular views.

Most importantly, the horse-shaped waterfall falls from a height of about 100 feet. 

Similarly, making its way through dense vegetation and cascades creates a spectacular view.

The best time to visit the waterfall is between July and October during the monsoon season. 

Overall Chitrakoot is a very beautiful tourist destination.



It is an underground hill station.

The hill station has not been fully commercialized yet.

which is why very few tourists know about the place. Mainpat often has a roof

Charre Murray Waterfall

Charre Murray Waterfall

It is a great place to visit. 

The waterfall is 16 meters high.

The perfect place to take a dip in the water reservoir at the bottom of the waterfall. 

Cold water will make your soul and body come alive. 

One can spend some peaceful time enjoying the beauty of this place.

Kanger Valley National Park 

Kanger Valley National Park 

The densest national parks in India.

It is one of the famous tourist places in Chhattisgarh.

But National Park is famous for its rich biodiversity,  landscapes, and natural waterfalls. 

The park is located in the Bastar district of Chhattisgarh.

 It is spread over a radius of 200 km.

It has spanned 34 km.

Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary

Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary

One of the most famous tourist attractions is the Baranavapara Wildlife Sanctuary. 

It was established in 1976.

Further, It is spread over a vast area of ​​245 square kilometers. 

 Operates from 6:45 am to 11 am and after that from 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm in the summer season. 

Open during the winter season from 6 am to 10:30 pm and after that from 3 pm to 6:30 pm.

But It remains closed from 1 July to 31 October due to the monsoon.

Purkhoti Muktangan 

Purkhoti Muktangan 

Every tourist should spend a day in Pukhotti Muktangan.

Since then, the park has been a place that attracts tourists and locals.

It is not only a center of attraction for tourists.

But it also spreads cultural awareness about the conservation of our bio-cultural diversity.

Bhoramdev Temple

Bhoramdev Temple

The Temple is similar to the Sun Temple of Konark.

 Constructed during the 7th to 12th centuries. 

It is also known as “Khajuraho of Chhattisgarh” as it resembles the Khajuraho temple in Madhya Pradesh.  

The temple has splendid work.

The temple depicts the images of the ten incarnations of Lord Vishnu.

Portraits of Lord Shiva and Lord Ganesha.



It is the most historic city, which has great archaeological significance.

Its sculptures and ancient charm have placed the city on the list of ancient monuments.

Some of the remains found in Malhar belong to the Kalachuri rule by 1000 BCE.




It is a beautiful hill station in the Koriya district. 

‘Paradise of Chhattisgarh’ has greenery, mountains, and rivers.

it an ideal destination for anyone to relax. 

The city has coal mines. 

Situated on the banks of the Hasdev River at an elevation of 579 meters above sea level.

Kailash and Kotusamar Caves

Kailash and Kotusamar Caves

It is a unique cave as well as the second-longest cave in the entire world. 

The cave discovered in 1993 spans an area of ​​100 meters.

This two-kilometer deep cave is a surprisingly large dense forest. 

If you want to have some fun here So clap with your hands inside the cave and you will hear a musical sound moving through the hollow walls. 

It is located near Tirathgarh waterfall and about 40 km from Jagdalpur.

The cave is open from 7 am to 7 pm.

Madku Island

Madku Island

It is a beautiful island located near the Maun River of Shivnath in Bilaspur district. 

It is one of the famous tourist places in Chhattisgarh.

The island is in the shape of a frog, hence it is called Madaku Island. 

It has an area of ​​about 24 hectares and is full of greenery. 

It is also home to many ancient and unique idols of Lord Shiva, Ganesha, Shiva-Parvati, Nandi, and many other deities. 

There are both old and new temples. Madaku Island is known as Kedar Tirtha and Hariharkshetra Kedar Dweep.

Sirpur village-Religious places of Chhattisgarh

Sirpur village 

Sirpur is a small village in the state, situated on the banks of the Mahanadi River.

It is one of the famous tourist places in Chhattisgarh.

 It is 35 km from Mahasamund district and about 78 km from Raipur. 

The village of Sirpur is an archaeological wonder. The village is rich in its temple culture. 

The Buddhist monasteries of this village are considered to be the most important in India. 

The Chhattisgarh Tourism Board organizes a music and dance festival here to promote Buddhist sites and celebrate their culture.

Sirpur is a wonderful village full of wonders.

Maitri Bagh

Maitri Bagh

Maitri Bagh is a beautiful tourist destination in the state.

It is also one of the famous tourist places in Chhattisgarh.

It is the result of cooperation between the Indian and Russian governments. 

 But the garden was established to showcase the Indo-Russian friendship open in 1972.

This garden has also various attractions for tourism.

Where a zoo is also located which serves to impress the tourists to a large extent. 

With beautiful lakes, gardens, and music fountains, this garden serves to relieve mental fatigue.


Gadiya Parbat

Gadiya Parbat 

A visit to the Gardiya Parbat waterfalls and sanctuaries is awesome.

It is one of the famous tourist places in Chhattisgarh.

You can also enjoy exciting walks in the mountainous regions. 

The Gadiya Mountains are located in Kanker.

However the high mountains of the state. 

The pages of history reveal that after the victory of King Dharma Dev of the Kandra dynasty. 

It is believed that during the war, the royal family used to hide in the caves located here. 

There is a cave in the southern part of this mountain which is known as Jogi Cave. 

So this cave used to be meditated by the sages.

Rajpuri waterfall

Rajpuri waterfall

You can also plan a trip to Rajpuri waterfall in the state. 

It is one of the famous tourist places in Chhattisgarh.

This beautiful waterfall is also located near the garden.

But you will also see many tribal villages near the Rajpuri waterfall. 

 However, the rocky touch with rich natural beauty makes this waterfall special. 

So, You can come here for a visit during a holiday.

Jatmai-Religious places of Chhattisgarh

jatmaiOne of such temples in Chhattisgarh where the water up to the temple reaches the mother’s feet.

Of course, this place is quite attractive.

Jatmai and Ghatarani are such temples in Chhattisgarh where water flows inside the temple every year to touch the mother’s feet.

The lush green trees spread around the waterfall.

that cascades down the middle of the high mountains becomes memorable for those who come here.

This place is not only significant in terms of religion but also very rich from a tourist point of view.

This Jatmai landmark is located on the road to Rajim, about 80 km from the capital.

Ghatarani has located about 25 km from here.

After developing Jatmai Hill into a tourist center, this place was named on the tourist map, then the people here could admire and see this beautiful natural place.

Jatmai Hill, located near Pateva, is a mountain that extends over an area of ​​200 meters, a height of about 75 meters.

Here giant rocks intertwine at the top.

Who looks like someone has kept them here?
So A favorable time to visit Jatmai and Ghatarani.

In the rainy season, the greenery of the surrounding forest increases even more.

And in the summer, the shade and water of the greenery will enchant you.

Spring water is more and more enchanting.

Visitors can also enjoy swimming when coming to this waterfall.

A narrow road is built in the middle of the jungle to reach the Ghatarani waterfall.

In it, it is said that there are wild animals.

Who sometimes passes before the vehicles of tourists passing through here.

The best time for nature lovers to visit these places is from August to February.

Keshkal Ghati

 The Keshkal Gati Path connects the Bastar region of Chhattisgarh state.

The Keshkal Valley is on Route 30 between Kondagaon and Kanker.

It is famous for its lush forests, hills, beautiful winding roads, and natural beauty.

It is also known as the Tallinn Valley and Bara Bhanwar.

As well as being the gateway to Bastar, the Keshkal Valley is very special for all travelers, especially those coming from Raipur Jagdalpur, where first-timers await.

Keshkal Ghati is a beautiful route along the Raipur Jagdalpur highway that people often remember while visiting.

There is a temple on this mountain pass.

 There are mainly 12 turns in the Keshkal valley, the valley is about 5 km long and is also known as Bara Bhanwar.

Twelve curved turns.

Climbing 12 whirlpools in this valley, Sita Panchwati is at its final height.

If you want to enjoy the natural beauty of Keshkal Ghat…
So enjoy the natural beauty of Keshkal Ghat by open car, on foot, or by bike.

Tiger point Waterfall

Waterfall is a beautiful waterfall located in Mainpat.

Tiger Point Waterfall is located on Mainpat, a place called Shimla of Chhattisgarh.

Mainpat is known as Shimla of Chhattisgarh.

Mainpat is a hill station of Chhattisgarh and there are many beautiful amazing places of interest in Mainpat, which you can visit here.

Tiger Point Waterfall is also a major tourist attraction in these sightseeing places and many people also come here to see this waterfall.

This is the main attraction of Mainpat.

Mahadev Ghath-Religious places of Chhattisgarh

More than thousands of years old Mahadev Ghat has become a beautiful picnic spot on the banks of the Kharun river in Raipur, the capital of Chhattisgarh.

Till a few years ago, people used to come here only to visit the Hatkeshwar Mahadev temple.

Now a year and a half ago, Lakshman Jhula was built on the lines of Haridwar on the river, and its beauty has been enhanced.

The people of Raipur definitely take the guests coming from outside to Mahadevghat.

Every Sunday hundreds of young men and women come to see Lakshman Jhula and enjoy boating in the Kharun river.

Amritdhara Waterfall


Khudiya Dam

Maikal hill

Kherkatta Dam

Tamda Ghumar Fall

Garh Kaleva

Dornapal Bridge

Tungal Dam

Chandraditya Temple

Dudhwa Dam


Onakona Temple

Pondi Jagannath Temple 

Makari Darha Waterfall


Charoda Dam

Gajpalla waterfall

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