Tourist Destinations in Chattisgarh
Chattisgarh is situated in between Odisha and Jharkhand in the East, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra in the West, Telangana in the South. Starting from ancient monuments to rare wildlife, artistic carved temples to exotic palaces, the state has it all.
The Chattisgarh tourism is rich with wonderous water falls, caves, hills and plateaus, rock paintings and other traditional destinations attract tourists from all corners of the world. The state of Chhattisgarh has been declared as the green state because of its 41.33% forests and the richest bio-diversity areas that has been preserved by the people of the state. Best Place to visit in this state are: Nature and Waterfalls: Akuri Nala, Amrit Dhara, Chirimiri waterfalls and Koriya. Gadiya mountain in Kanker district, Kotumsar cave in Bastar district, Ramgarh and Sita Bengra in Surguja district Singhanpur cave in Raigarh district, Ongana and Kabra Pahad near Raigarh, Kailash gufa have famous pre-historic paintings. Wildlife: Achanakmar Wildlife Sanctuary, Gamarda Reserve forest, Indravati National Park, Kanger Ghati National Park, Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary, Udanti Wildlife Sanctuary and Sitanadi Wildlife Sanctuary. Archeological sites Barsoor in Dantewada district, Sirpur in Mahasamund district, Malhar and Ratanpur in Bilaspur district are places where you can see magnificent archeological structures. Dam Hasdev Bango Dam, Khudiya Dam in Lormi and Khutaghat Dam in Ratanpur, Gangrel Dam and Murrum Silli Dam in Dhamtari, Kherkatta Reservoir in Pakhanjore are some of the famous dams in Chhattisgarh.