Chitrakote Waterfalls

Tiratha, CG - 494010

Type: Waterfalls
077822 22428
  • ravikishore
  • Vinod Kumar Das
    Vinod Kumar Das
  • Vijay Rajesh
    Vijay Rajesh
  • aravind diwan
    aravind diwan
  • Kaustav Bhattacharyya
    Kaustav Bhattacharyya

Chitrakote Waterfalls, often referred to as the "Niagara Falls of India," is one of the most spectacular natural attractions located in Bastar district, Chhattisgarh. This majestic waterfall is formed by the Indravati River as it cascades down a horseshoe-shaped gorge, creating a breathtaking sight that draws visitors from far and wide.

The Chitrakote Waterfalls is the largest waterfall in Chhattisgarh and is particularly impressive during the monsoon season when the river is in full flow, creating a thunderous roar and a misty spray that envelops the surroundings. The lush greenery surrounding the waterfall adds to its natural beauty, making it a popular spot for nature lovers, photographers, and tourists seeking a serene escape into the wilderness.

Visitors to Chitrakote Waterfalls can enjoy stunning views of the cascading waters from various vantage points along the gorge. Boating facilities are also available, allowing visitors to get closer to the base of the waterfall and experience its grandeur up close. Additionally, there are picnic spots and viewpoints around the falls where visitors can relax, unwind, and soak in the beauty of this natural wonder.

Chitrakote Waterfalls holds cultural significance as well, as it is believed to be the site where Lord Rama, Sita, and Lakshmana from the Hindu epic Ramayana are said to have spent some time during their exile. The area around the falls is dotted with temples and shrines dedicated to various Hindu deities, adding to its spiritual allure.

Overall, Chitrakote Waterfalls offers a mesmerizing blend of natural beauty, cultural heritage, and recreational opportunities, making it a must-visit destination for anyone exploring the state of Chhattisgarh. Whether you're seeking adventure, relaxation, or simply a chance to connect with nature, a visit to Chitrakote Waterfalls promises an unforgettable experience.

This is the only waterfall listed in Tiratha. You will find the exact location of Chitrakote Waterfalls on the map above. If you need any other information on Chitrakote Waterfalls that is not listed here, please call 077822 22428 or visit their website.

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