Top Tourist Attractions in Balod
Balod is a town on the Tandula River and a nagar palika in the Balod district of Chhattisgarh, India. Dhamtari is 44 kilometres away, while Durg is 58 kilometres away. Balod features a college, a court, a community health centre, and a prison. Balod has excellent medical facilities. It is the Gurudwara with the largest Sarovar (water pond) of all the Gurudwaras. It is the only Gurudwara in the world that is a copy of Amritsar’s Shri Harminder Sahib. It is also known for the monthly pilgrimage on the day of amavasya (no moon light).
Best Places to Visit in Balod
- Tandula Dam
- Ganga Maiya Temple
- Siya Devi Temple and Waterfall
Best Time to Visit in Balod
How to Reach Balod
Balod does not have a direct flying option. Raipur is the closest airport to Balod (Capital of Chhattisgarh). Raipur Airport connects almost all of the country’s main cities. The airport in Raipur is easily accessible from Balod. Balod may be reached by rail or bus on a daily basis.
From Raipur, there is just one direct train to Balod. R Drz Express (18210) is/are the train(s). Balod is 2 hours and 58 minutes away by train from Raipur.
From Durg: There are 2 trains that run between Durg to Balod everyday.
Durg, Dhamatari, Dali Rajhara, and Rajnandgaon are all easily accessible from Balod.
From Balod, buses go frequently to Durg, Dhamatari, Dali Rajhara, and Rajnandgaon.