Top Tourist Attractions in Raigarh
Raigarh is a city and municipal corporation in the Raigarh district of the Indian state of Chhattisgarh. The administrative headquarters of Raigarh district, it is known for its coal reserves and power generation for the state as well as the country. It is also known as Sanskardhani Raigarh is known as the ‘Cultural capital of Chhattisgarh’, Raigarh is famous for its dance form “Kathak” (as Raigarh Gharana) and classical music. Credit goes to Maharaja Chakradhar Singh under whose patronage Raigarh flourished as a centre of art and culture.
Best Places to Visit in Raigarh
- o Ram Jharna
- o Gomarda Abhayaranya
- o Gaurishankar Mandir
- o Shayam Mandir
- o Pahadh Mandir
- o Kamla Nehru Park
- o Haritima
- o Indira Vihar
Best Time to Visit in Raigarh
How to Reach Raigarh
Raigarh has excellent connectivity with neighbouring cities and towns by well-maintained network of roads. Bilaspur (170 km), Raipur(270 km), Ambikapur (190 km) and Jharsuguda Odisha (90 km) all are well-linked to Raigarh by roads.
Raigarh railway station is situated in main Mumbai – Hawda rail route, most of the trains which passes in the rout has stoppage in raigarh station. Bilaspur Jn. is the HQ of SECR zone of indian railway which is just 140 km away from the raigarh railway station and well connected throuth rail as well as road.
Raigarh air base is connected to Raipur airport. Raipur airport is domestic airport which is well connected to major cities of india.