Nature shows its beauty in various kinds and types. It has many surprises and sights to offer !! One of such dramatic and powerful creation of nature is waterfall.
#Experiencing Chitrakote Waterfall
Further in conversation with him I came to know about the famous water fall #The Niagara Falls of India ” Chitrakote Waterfall”
#TNF-Pedia about the place:
Chitrakote waterfall is located at the Bastar District of Indian State Chhatisgarh. It is 38 km towards the west of Jagdalpur City.
It falls on River Indravati which originates from Odisha which travels to Chitrakoot and falls from a height of 95 feet. The wideness of fall depends upon the water level of the river, its best is around 150 m wide which forms a C-shape Fall.
When to visit the place:
How to Reach the Destination.
By Road: It is around 300 KM from the capital city Raipur of the Indian State Chhatisgarh. You could find various Bus and Travellers to reach the destination. You could also have a private taxi or you can drive your own to reach the destination.
By Rails: The City Jagdalpur is well connected with rail routes between Raipur and Visakhapatnam
By Air: It has a nearest airport at the state Capital Raipur, Various airlines listed below provided services to Raipur.
#TNF-Travel and Food Blog- story- #Trip to The Niagara Falls of India
Another Weekender and it was time to get out of hectic schedule Enjoy the Travel, Experience The Nature, have some great food and fun.
This time was to check the wild creation of nature # the majestic journey of a water to make its best form “The Chitrakot Waterfall”
It will be a long 7 hour journey, On Board You will find various Restaurants(Dhabbas) among the highway where you can have food and snack.
#TNF-pedia -Recomendation of the Restaurants to re-fuel yourself on board to Chitrakote Waterfall
The Makri Dhaba:
It will fall on the Raipur -Jagdalpur Road arround 135 km from Raipur which will took you 2 hours and 35 min from Raipur
Here you will find all Indian cuisines, Mughlai Food, but the Restaurant is famous for its Punjabi Food
You must try Stuffed Chapatis (Potatoes, Cottage Cheese and Mix-Veg) with Black Gram Curry( Dal Makhani-Kali Dal)
After a healthy and delicious food we moved on our journey and reached our hotel by 13:30
For bookings visit:
Things to do !!
But nevertheless it was a great experience to get close to the fall,i felt the mist effect of the fall which refreshed me gave a new bathing experience
|#VIEW FROM MY BOAT|
Honestly the food was not so good and tasty, chicken could be prepared with some more taste. moreover the hotel was out of the food stock so they could not serve the food as mentioned in the menu.
So this time the food memory was not worth to share moreover I will suggest you to speak to the resort manager about your food requirement prior 1-2 days of your visit.
Other Things to Do:
At night you can ask for a Bon-fire, where you can sit with your travel buddies and enjoy the cool weather. On next day I decided to visit other nearby attractions. Trust me the Bastar district gave me lot many things for my travel memories.
#Kanger Valley National Park
It was all about my visit to The Niagara Fall of India – “The Chitrakote Falls” , It made me remind of a very famous quote of John Lubbock “Earth and Sky, Mountains and Sea, Lakes and River, Waterfall and wood-field are the excellent school master’s and teach some of us more than we can learn from our text books