September 17, 2021

13 Best Places to Visit in Raipur


Top Tourist Attractions in Raipur

Raipur is the capital of the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh. The historic Dudhadhari Math temple, located in the heart of the city, is a sacred structure dedicated to Lord Rama and adorned with scenes from the epic poem “Ramayana.” A monument of Hindu monk Swami Vivekananda is nearby, towering over the Vivekananda Sarovar lake. Purkhouti Muktangan, in the southeast, is an open-air museum with manicured grounds, sculptures, and indigenous relics.
Raipur, Chhattisgarh’s busy city, is recognised for its thriving steel factories, more than 200 steel mills, and a plethora of coal and aluminium businesses. But wait, there’s more! Raipur is also known for its beautiful lakes, historic temples, and terracotta manufacturing.

Best Places to Visit in Raipur

  1. Purkhauti Muktangan
  2. Nandanvan Jungle Safari
  3. Vivekananda Ashram
  4. Nagar Clock
  5. Purkhauti Muktangan
  6. Nandanvan Jungle Safari
  7. Town Hall
  8. Mahant Ghasi Das Memorial Museum
  9. Vivekananda Sarovar
  10. Dudhadhari Temple
  11. Mahamaya Temple
  12. Kankali Talab
  13. Hatkeshwar Mahadev Temple

Best Time to Visit in Raipur


How to Reach Raipur

By Road

Raipur is well connected by bus to the districts of Odisha’s Sambalpur and Maharashtra’s Nagpur, as well as other important cities throughout the country.


By Train

Raipur Junction railway station is on the Indian Railways’ Howrah-Nagpur-Mumbai route (via Bhusawal, Nagpur, Gondia, Bilaspur, Rourkela, and Kharagpur) and has frequent trains from all over the nation.


By Air

Swami Vivekananda Airport, often known as Mana Airport, is the state’s principal airport. The airport lies 15 kilometres (9.3 miles) south of Raipur, near Naya Raipur, and daily flights to Raipur are available from all major cities in India.

Animesh Sharma

Animesh Sharma loves to travel to domestic and international places. He likes to explore unexplored and offbeat travel places in India and abroad.

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