Less explored by the tourists, Chhattisgarh is an offbeat tourist destination. The place is perfect for several unfamiliar and hidden spots that remain to be explored by the tourists with different taste of vacation. The state is home to some timeworn historical sites, stunning waterfalls, bounteous flora and fauna, with culture filled tradition and customs.
Chhattisgarh is the 10th largest state in India and traveling from one place to another exploring every bit of it need some special engraving. Raipur, the capital of Chhattisgarh is famous for many historical sites connected with wide and comfortable roads all over. Also known as the “Rice Bowl of India”, Raipur is famous of the variety of rice grown in the city. It has a well-maintained infrastructure which helps tourists to explore the city’s popular attractions like MahantGhasidas Museum, Shabari Handicrafts Emporium and Chhattisgarh Haat, PurkhautiMuktangan Museum, Vivekananda Sarovar and Rajiv Smriti Van and Urja Park.
Bhoramdeo Temple, located in Kawardha is another must-visit for the specialty that it is a complex of temples in the interior of the mountain range. It comprises of four temples – Bhoramdeo temple, MadwaMahal, Istaliq temple and CherkiMahal. Other places at Kawardha are the Open Air Museum and Bhoramdeo Sanctuary.
Sirpur town has a rich background of traditional cultural heritage and architecture that includes The Buddha Vihar, SurangTila, and Laxman Temple and Museum. Rajimhosts the holy union of three rivers Mahanadi, Pairi and Sondur and is famous for its cultural heritage and ancient temples.
The magnificent waterfalls like Chitrakote Falls, Teerathgarh Falls and TamraGhoomar Waterfalls make Chhattisgarh stand out.Wildlife in Chhattisgarh is among the prime reasons why tourists must check out the state. Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary in the midst of Chhattisgarh is the home of exotic flora and fauna.
In the Maikai range of Chhattisgarh, a visit to the Tiger Reserve is a mesmerizing experience. Surrounded by the dense forest,Achanakmar Tiger Reserve is a park with extraordinary beauty and biodiversity. Take delight in viewing the dense lush forest and some beautiful flora and fauna.Kanger Valley National Park is famous for its rugged mountains and deep gorges that are found widely as you move forward to the Kanger Valley National Park.
The centrally located state is famous for handicrafts like Dokra and its different kind of cuisine.