Travel Tips: If you are planning to travel on the weekend then visit these places of Chhattisgarh, they are no less than heaven!


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In the year 2000, the state of Chhattisgarh separated from Madhya Pradesh and became an independent state. The majority of the population here is of tribals. If you are planning to visit here, then here we will tell you about some of the best places where you can visit comfortably and that too on a budget.

Shimla of Chhattisgarh: Surguja

Surguja district of Chhattisgarh is one of the most beautiful places. Mainpat is also called 'Shimla of Chhattisgarh'. Enjoying pleasant weather, Surguja is home to many beautiful places like Boudh Temple, Ultapani, Tiger Point, Jaljali, Mehta Point, Tea Garden and many more.

Chitrakote Falls

Chitrakote Waterfall, one of the most popular tourist destinations in Chhattisgarh, is located 50 kilometres from Jagdalpur. Often called the 'Mini-Niagara Falls of India', it originates from the Indravati River flowing through dense forests.


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Baranwapara Wildlife Sanctuary

Located 100 kilometres away from the capital Raipur, this sanctuary of Navapara is surrounded by dense forests. Tourists can see Indian bison, gaur and various deer species. The sanctuary is also home to about 150 species of birds and innumerable deer species.

Danteshwari Temple

This temple dedicated to Goddess Danteshwari is located 84 kilometres away from Jagdalpur town in the Dantewada district. Built by the rulers of Bastar, it is considered one of the 52 Shaktipeeths of India. Local people believe that the goddess ensures peace, strength and health to the people of Chhattisgarh.




Dhamtari is an important tourist town in Chhattisgarh, known for its temples. The city, with a population of approximately 82,000, attracts thousands of tourists every year. Situated on the banks of the Mahanadi and its tributaries, Dhamtari is surrounded by the Parry, Sendur, Sondur, Zone, Kharun and Shivnath rivers.