Tribal Wonder in Chhattisgarh





RAJIM KUMBHA MELA:

Date of Celebration: 9th February – 21st Feb. 2020

Rajim kumbha is the grand festival, which has been celebrated at Rajim (three holy rivers the Mahanadi, the son and the pairy mingling point, popularly known as the Prayag of Chhattisgarh) with thousands of devotees lots of saints and Naga sadhus participate the holy deep of the festival.

Location : Rajim is cultural capital of Chhattisgarh,

Rajim Kumbha Mela

Rajim Kumbha Mela

Nearest airport– Raipur ( 40km)

Code no: 206-A /CGFT

Festival Highlight:- “Naga Sadhus” (Holi Men)

Naga means complete nude and cover the fire ass of their entire body. No irritation at any circumstances and group of Naga sadhu worship at that place , Conclusion day the Parikrama- means after holy heritage walk they holi deep into the sangam (the mingling point of three rivers)

During heritage walk they process their different traditional martial arts in public.

Photography– Allowed (in the permission of Naga Sadhus)

Entry fees: Free (But special request of Police authority to the Naga Barrack

We suggest this festival tour with tribal wonder around 2 week program but as your choice we prepare the instant itinerary more or less days .

 

Just you drop a mail on your arrival and departure date rest you leave on us.

We can combine this Rajim Kumbha Mela fair in Chhattisgarh with Joranda sadhu festival (18th & 19th Feb. 2019) in Orissa, for more detail please feel free to contact with us.

For more detail description & best price please feel free to contact : travel@dulcimertours.com ,  jituguideorissa@gmail.com ,  or phone to us +91-9439050039

 

RAJIM KUMBHA MELA

Just you drop a mail on your arrival and departure date rest you leave on us.

We can combine this Rajim Kumbha Mela fair in Chhattisgarh with Joranda sadhu festival (18th & 19th Feb. 2019) in Orissa, for more detail please feel free to contact with us.

 

 

 

For more detail description & best price please feel free to contact : travel@dulcimertours.com ,  jituguideorissa@gmail.com ,  or phone to us +91-9439050039  

BASTAR DUSSHERA:

Date of Celebration: 3rd Oct.- 9th Oct. 2019

The main festival of Bastar is Dusshera which spans over 75 days. It starts it Haryali Amavasya and involves participation of almost all people of the society. It has been celebrated for hundreds of years. Unlike the rest of India, where Raavan is burnt to mark the victory of good over evil, Bastar ( Jagdalpur)Dusshera involves Functions like Kaachan Gaadi, Jogi Bithai, Maavli Parghav, Bhitar Raini, Baahar Raini, Chariot Procession, and Maiji’s Vidai.

Location : Bastar region now the headquarter is at Jagdalpur .

Nearest airport:  Raipur ( 300 km, 6hr drive), connect with Delhi, Mumbai, Bhopal etc; Visakhapatnam – 320km (6hr drive) which connect Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore etc…

Nearest railway station Jagdalpur (5km). And it connect all weather motareble road .

Code no: 206-B /CGFT

Highlight of Festival:  chariot Procession is the main highlight of this festival and also the different ethnic groups of Bastar region , such as Dandami Maria (Bison Horn) , Muria, Batra, Dhuruba, Gond, Kuhmar , Lohar etc present their real cultural activity beginning from Royal Femily of Bastar palace to the procession ground.

Photography– Allowed

Entry fees: Free

We suggest this festival tour with tribal wonder around 2 week program but as your choice we prepare the instant itinerary more or less days .

 

Duration of suggested Tour:- 2 week each  / or as your choice

GONNCHA:

Gonncha is yet another festival of Bastar. There is chariot procession in the city. Tupki’s made by Tribals and pengs acquired by them for the same can be heard everywhere in the city (Jagdalpur). Locals and tribals get together to celebrate the festival.

HOLI 🙁 2 March, 2018)

The colourful festival of Holi is celebrated with a zest. At midnight, the main priest of goddess Dnateshwari and the present king – Maharaja of Bastar along with his procession dressed up in the royal attire leave for Madpal for “Holika Dahan”. It is only after Maharaja lits the Holika Dahan at Madpal . A sight to witness where in the Maharaja sits on the wooden chariot made by the tribes and pulled by them. Dry colours are played, sweets are distributed and people go to each others houses to wish them.

MANDAI

Mandai’s are yet another colourful festivals of the tribals celebrated on different days in different villages. Bastar King is invited to offer prayers to the village deity.

For instant tailor made itinerary please feel free to contact with us.

Tribal Fair & Festival in Chhattisgarh

2019

2020

Rajim Kumbha Mela (Naga Sadhu fair)

 

9th Feb. – 21st  Feb.

Gonnchha Festival

4th July- 13th July

 

Bastar Dussehra Festival

3rd Oct- 9th Oct

19th Oct.-26th Oct.

Kanker Dussehra

7th Oct.

24th Oct.

Chanwar Mandai

13th & 14TH Oct.

 

Kanker Mandai

 

5th Jan.

Gobrahin Mella

 

21st Feb.

Tirathgarh Mella

 

21st February

 



 

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RAJIM KUMBHA MELA:

Date of Celebration: 19 9th February – 21st Feb. 2020

Rajim kumbha is the grand festival, which has been celebrated at Rajim (three holy rivers the Mahanadi, the son and the pairy mingling point, popularly known as the Prayag of Chhattisgarh) with thousands of devotees lots of saints and Naga sadhus participate the holy deep of the festival.

 RAJIM KUMBHA MELA: (31st January- 14th Feb 2018)

RAJIM KUMBHA MELA

 

Location : Rajim is cultural capital of Chhattisgarh,

Nearest airport– Raipur ( 40km)

Nearest  railway station– Raipur ( 44km). And it connect all weather motor able road . from Abhanpur 19 km.

Code no: 206-A /CGFT

Festival Highlight:- “Naga Sadhus” (Holi Men)

Naga means complete nude and cover the fire ass of their entire body. No irritation at any circumstances and group of Naga sadhu worship at that place ,

Conclusion day the Parikrama- means after holy heritage walk they holi deep into the sangam (the mingling point of three rivers)

During heritage walk they process their different traditional martial arts in public.

Photography– Allowed (in the permission of Naga Sadhus)

Entry fees: Free (But special request of Police authority to the Naga Barrack

We suggest this festival tour with tribal wonder around 2 week program but as your choice we prepare the instant itinerary more or less days .

Just you please drop a mail on your arrival and departure date rest you leave on us.

We May combine this Rajim Kumbha Mela fair in Chhattisgarh with Joranda sadhu festival in Orissa, for more detail please feel free to contact with us.

Tribal Fair & Festival in Chhattisgarh

2019

2020

Rajim Kumbha Mela (Naga Sadhu fair)

 

9th Feb. – 21st  Feb.

Gonnchha Festival

4th July- 13th July

 

Bastar Dussehra Festival

3rd Oct- 9th Oct

19th Oct.-26th Oct.

Kanker Dussehra

7th Oct.

24th Oct.

Chanwar Mandai

13th & 14TH Oct.

 

Kanker Mandai

 

5th Jan.

Gobrahin Mella

 

21st Feb.

Tirathgarh Mella

 

21st February



Chhattisgarh Wildlife Adventure







Wildlife Tour of Chhattisgarh





Code no: 204 /CGWL

Destination of Tour: Chhattisgarh located in central India is among the states which has the maximum land under forest area (44%) . Chhattisgarh is blessed with some of the most endangered and rare wildlife species are found here. For wildlife enthusiasts and nature lovers Chhattisgarh is a perfect destination.

Here we focus the Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary because it is nearer to the capital city Raipur (100 km from Raipur; 15km from Siripur) is known for its lush green vegetations and unique wildlife.

Duration of Tour: 2 Night/ 3 Days

D1-Raipur- Barnawapara-(2hr drive)

Upon arrival Raipur meets our representative and transfer to Barnawapara wild life sanctuary. Check in a nice resort in the buffer zone.

D2-Barnawapara Wild life Sanctuary

– Very early morning rumbling around the sanctuary by open jeep to meet the wild animal and birds on nature. After noon also one jeep safari.

D3-Barnawapara wild life Sanctuary – Raipur

Morning breakfast at the river site to meet different birds on nature. Then drive towards Raipur airport for onwards journey

Note: This year we have introduced Tadoba National Park (sighting of wild tiger on nature 95%) in our program. For more about Tadoba National Park please visit our The Tiger’s Heaven page in special India tour tag.

Whatever to want out of your trip we can tailor make an itinerary for you!!!!!!

Barnawapara Wildlife sanctuary

Located in the northern part of Mahasamund district of Chhattisgarh. The sanctuary is relatively a small one covering an area of only 245 sq kms. The topography of the region comprises flat and hilly terrain with altitudes ranging between 260-400 mts. The major wildlife of the Barnawapara Sanctuary include Leopard, Sloth Bear, Flying Squirrels, jackals, four-horned Antelopes, Chinkara, Black Buck, Jungle Cat, Barking Deer, Porcupine, Monkey, Bison, Striped Hyena, Wild Dogs, Chital, Sambar, Nilgai, Gaur, Muntjac, wild Boar, cobra, Pythons to name few.
The sanctuary also has a sizable bird population with prominent being the Bulbul, Parrots, white-rumped Vultures, Green Avadavat, Lesser Kestrels, Peafowl, Wood Peckers, Racket-tailed Drongos, Egrets, and Herons.
The flora of Barnawapara wildlife sanctuary chiefly comprises of tropical dry deciduous forest with Teak, sal , Bamboo being the prominent trees.

Nearest Airport: Raipur-100km- (is connect with Delhi, Mumbai, Bhopal and other metro cities of india)

Nearest Railway Station– Mahasamund- 65km-1.30hr ; Raipur-105km-2hr drive

Best time to visit: Oct-April

Closing  of the National Park:- July- sept.

Entry Point -Barnawapara gate

Booking of safari: open jeep safari booking in advance.

Safari By: open hued maruti jeep with jungle guide ( Mandatory; provide by forest department at the entrance gate- chargeable)// maximum no. of Guests per safari jeep-6 pax ( excluding driver and Jungle guide)

Accommodation: eco resorts and eco cottage accommodation near Barnawapara gate.

Due to limited accommodation to avoid the rush please book in advance.

*-The state animal of Chhattisgarh is Wild Buffalo and state bird is Hill Myna.
Accommodation: eco resorts and eco tented accommodation near Mukki Gate and Kathia gate

Due to limited accommodation to avoid the rush please book in advance.

 

Sitanadi Sanctuary

Located in Dhamtari district of Chhattisgarh is one of the most famous and important wildlife sanctuaries in central India. The sanctuary is covering an area of 556 sq kms, comprising of highly undulating and hilly terrain with altitudes ranging between 325-735 mts. The major wildlife of the Sitanadi Sanctuary include Leopard, Sloth Bear, Flying Squirrels, jackals, four-horned Antelopes, Chinkara, Black Buck, Jungle Cat, Barking Deer, Porcupine, Monkey, Bison, Striped Hyena, Wild Dogs, Chital, Sambar, Nilgai, Gaur, Muntjac, wild Boar, cobra, Pythons among many others. The sanctuary also has a sizable bird population with prominent being the Parrots, Bulbul, peafowl, pheasant, crimson Breasted Barbet, Teetar, Tree Pie, Racket-tailed Drongos, Egrets, and Herons to name few.The flora in Sitanadi Wildlife Sanctuary chiefly comprises moist peninsular Sal, Teak and Bamboo forests. Other major plants in the sanctuary include Semal, Mahua, Harra, Ber and Tendu.

 

Udanti Sanctuary

Udanti Wildlife sanctuary is a small but an important wildlife sanctuary in the region covers an area of approximately 232 sq km. the topography of the sanctuary comprises broken mass of land traversed by innumerable hill ranges intercepted by stripes of plains. The beautiful sanctuary derives its name from the Udanti river flowing from the west to east covering major part of the sanctuary. it also famous for its population of the endangered Wild Buffalos. The wildlife found in Udanti Sanctuary include Wild Buffalos , Panthers, Tigers, Chital, Four-horned Antelopes, Chinkara, Black Buck, Sambar, Nilgail, Jungle cat, Barking Deer, Sloth Bear, Gaur, Wild Dog, Porcupine, Monkey, Jackals, Bison, striped Hyena, Fox, Cobras, Pythons etc. The sanctuary also has a sizable bird population with prominent being the Parrots, Bulbul, peafowl, Racket-tailed Drongos, Egrets, Heron, Magpie Robin, Lesser Whistling Teal, Pintail, Rollers and Herons to name few.The flora in Udanti wildlife sanctuary chiefly comprises to Tropical Dry Peninsular Sal forests and Southern Tropical Dry Deciduous Mixed Forests. Sal , salai, Bamboo, Mahua, Aonwla, Harra among other.

The state animal of Chhattisgarh is Wild Buffalo and state bird is Hill Myna. Each sanctuary has clean accommodation for tourist but should be booked in advance.

Caution: Try to obey the jungle rule accordingly in order. Respect the nature and enjoy the nature.

Do

Don’t

Keep mineral water while hiking Walk or drive night time in core area
Keep mosquito repellent Take any arms and weapons
Keep silence Take Crackles and music system
use green or grey color cloth and cap while hiking. Feed the wild animal, birds and reptile
Keep binocular and camera Disturb the animal, birds and reptile
Keep proper permit and entry document Use plastic polythin
During morning safari in winter carry blanket Dive or Swim in the water body

 

For more detail description, package tour & best price please feel free to contact : travel@dulcimertours.com , jituguideorissa@gmail.com , or phone to us +91-9439050039



Heritage Tour in Chhattisgarh





Code nr: 201/ CGCL

Tour destination: This tour cover the classic part of Chhatishgarh which cover the ancient temple and cultural part of the state such as: Champaner, Rajim, Raipur, Bharamdeo, Bilaspur, Malhar, Pali, the sakti pitha- Ratanpur( one out of 52), Tala etc. We try to display the real ancient history and culture of the state with our experts.

Duration of Tour: 4 Night/ 5 Days

Suggested itinerary follows

D1-Raipur- Champaner- Rajim-Raipur(4hr drive+visit)

Upon arrival Raipur airport/ railway station meet our representative and transfer to hotel then drive towards Champaner, visit the nice temple at champaner- the birth place of saint Mahaprabhu Vallabhacharya, the founder of Vallaba sect). Pm- visit the Rajiv Lochan group of temple (8th century) at Rajim. Kumbha mela has been celebrated every years during Shiv artry( feb- march) and thousands of people participate the holy deep in the mingling of three river- Mahanadi- son- pairi( popularly called the Prayag of Chhatishgarh).

D2-Raipur-Bharamdeo(4hr drive+visit)

Morning departure for Bharamdeo, ( Bharamdeo has the famous shiva temple of 11century AD, of Naga dynasty king, the erotic temple art of love and prosperty, popularly known as the Khajuraho of Chhatishgarh). afternoon visit the famous temple and then excursion the cherki Mahal , mandua mahal also. Check in the nice resort at there.

D3-Bharamdeo-Bilaspur-Malhar- Pali-Ratanpur-Bilashpur(6hr drive+visit)

Early departure for Bilashpur( the second largest city of chhatishgarh), check in the hotel and then visit the Pali shiva temple ( made by Banna dynasty king- Vikramaditya on 870 BC, and 11th c AD king Jajawalydeo repaired to it., His name carved on the temple. Near the temple has great pond and the entrance of the temple has nine corner. Then visit Malhar , the ancient town of chhatisharh. Visit there the famous Pataleswar temple ( the sanctum is below the ground floor(lord of the netherworld). Then visit one of the famous Sakti pitha of the state- Ratanpur( goddess sati’s shoulder drop at there). Return back to Bilaspur , relax at the hotel.

D4-Bilaspur- Tala- Raipur

Morning departure for Raipur entourte visit the major attraction of three ruin temple ( Deorani, Jethani and Jagmohan temple) but still active by the local due to its mysterious shiva statue – Rudrashiva (it is made of a number of animal and human put together brilliantly in a collage) of Tala. If time permit visit the “ Kankali” temple at Raipur and relax at Budha talab. Overnight at Raipur.

D5-Departure Departure to Airport / Railway station for your onward journey.

Tour concludes:

Hot spot of Chhattisgarh

Duration of Tour:  6Days/ 5 Night

Sirpur

Sirpur is a small village located on the right bank of Mahanadi 83 km to the north-east if Raipur. The Chinese travelller Hiuen Tsang visited Sirpur in 635 AD. Sirpur has archaeological remains associated with Shaiva, Vaishnava, Buddist and Jain Faiths. Excavations at Sirpur have yielded extensive ruins of ancient structures scattered over a vast area. Among the numerious temples and Buddhsit monasteries ( Viharas), the most natable are the Lakshman temple(7th c AD), Gandheswar temple , Anandaprabhu Kutir Vihar and Swastika Vihara and Surang Tila.Every year the chhattishgarh tourism board has been organizing the sirpur dance and Music festival at here.

Arang

Known as one of the famous temple towns of Chhattishgarh state (30 km from Raipur). Bhand Deul temple which is dedicated to the Jain sect is the prime attraction of Arang. The appealing traits of Bhand Deul temple in Arang involve outstanding sculptures of Jain tirthankars made up of black stone. Apart from the idols, the entire structure of the temple speaks of sophisticated grandeur of its makers. This shrine is believed to be one of those rare places where all the 24 thirthankars of Jainism can be found engraved in one single stone. Another unique toursm attraction of Arang lies in the Sahaiva temple of Bhag Deul built in the Khajuraho style.

Champaran

Champaran, formerly known as Champajhar ( 60 km from Raipur). The village is identified with Champaranya and therefore has religious significance as the birthplace of the Saint Mahapradbhu Vallabhacharya, the reformer and founder of the Vallabh sect. also known as Pushtimarg. A temple has been constructed in his honour. Near this is a temple of Champakeshwara Mahadeva.

Bhoramdeo

Bhoramdeo temple is a very old hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva and is located at a distance of 18km from Kawardha town. The Bhoramdeo temple is carved on the rocky stones in the Nagara style. This temple was built in the period of 7th to 11th c AD. The shivalinga in the temple is beautifully carved and the artistic appeal beckons the visitors. The Bhoramdeo temple has a resemblance with the sun temple of Konark and The Khajuraho temple, and that is why it is also called the Kajuraho of Chhattisgarh. The ‘ Madwa Mahal” near the Bhoramdeo temple is another beautiful historic monument, worth seeing . just one km away from Bhoramdeo. Other attractions include visiting nearby native village of Baiga tribe, and enjoy their dance in their village ambiance.

Ratnapur
Ratnapur (25km north of Bilaspur) is a sacred palace mainly due to Mahamaya Devi temple . this is one of the three Shaktipeeth of Chhattishgarh. It is believed that shoulder of Sati fell at Ratanpur and the area became a shaktipeeth. Ratnadev-1 constructed Mahamaya temple in around 1050 AD. The temple has deal idol of Mahalakshmi and Mahasaraswati in garbhagriha. The idol-duo is unique. A small idol of Mahakali is installed at the back of the temple completing the sacred trio of goddesses. The temple has been a place of tantric practices from ancient time. Rise of the temple has been decorated with symbol of human skull.

Mainpat
Mainpat, (178km from Raigarh) popularly known as shimla of Surguja. Mainpat is the only hilly retreat in Chhattishgarh. Abounding in waterfalls, streams, dense sal forests, medicinal plants and a variety of fauna.After Chinese annexation in 1959 when the Dalai Lama and his followers moved to India, a large population of migrant Tibetans settled here. The Buddhist temple in Mainpat, (the 3rd monastery – Nyingma, which is now the biggest of them) the only one of its kind is one of the area’s major tourist.

Pali
(50km from Bilaspur), it is believed that Pali was the worship place of Raja Vikramaditya of Banna Dynasty. There is an ancient Shiv Temple, which is situated at the side of large pond. This temple is faced towards east and its entrance is octagonal. Plinth of this temple is upon five platforms. The architecture of the sculptures carved on this temple is very much similar to the Jain Mandirs of Abu hills and temples of Sohagpur. And it is also very similar to the world famous temple of Khajuraho. Vikramaditya also known as “ Jayameyu”, who was the son of Mahamandaleswar Malldeo, built it nearly in 870 BC. In 11th and 12th century the king Jajwalyadeo repaired it. His name has been carved on the temple.

Tala
(85km from Raipur; 30km from Bilaspur), the major attractions at Tala are the ruins fo the three temples- the Deorani, Jethani and Jagmohan temples. The entire three temples are dedicated to Lord Shiva. A unique sculpture was unearthed from around Deorani temple which resemble to the Rudra and the Aghora forms of Shiva called as Rudrashiva. This is a bulky statue which measure 2.54mt in height and is 1m wide. It is made up of number of human and animal figures put together brilliantly in a collage.

Note: including above all colorful tribal heritage of Bastar area in Chhattisgarh is more interesting for more detail please visit our Tribal Tour tag.

 

 

 

 

 



Classic Tour Of Chhattisgarh





BASTAR DUSSHERA: (25th September-  1st  October 2017)

The main festival of Bastar is Dusshera which spans over 75 days. It starts it Haryali Amavasya and involves participation of almost all people of the society. It has been celebrated for hundreds of years. Unlike the rest of India, where Raavan is burnt to mark the victory of good over evil, Bastar ( Jagdalpur)Dusshera involves Functions like Kaachan Gaadi, Jogi Bithai, Maavli Parghav, Bhitar Raini, Baahar Raini, Chariot Procession, and Maiji’s Vidai.

Location : Bastar region now the headquarter is at Jagdalpur .

Nearest airport:  Raipur ( 300 km, 6hr drive), connect with Delhi, Mumbai, Bhopal etc; Visakhapatnam – 320km (6hr drive) which connect Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore etc…

Nearest railway station Jagdalpur (5km). And it connect all weather motareble road .

Code no: 206-B /CGFT

Tour itinerary / duration: 14 Night / 15 Days ( weekend to weekend)

Here we use some fix departure in based of tribal tour and Bastar Dashara festival of Chhattisgarh, and also to keep in mind the distance and sighting of this tour we mentioned here some particular day and date in order.

Suggested Itinerary:

D1-(Sat)- 23rd September 2017- -Arrival Raipur airport transfer to hotel.

D2-(sun)-24th Sept..–Raipur- Yadav Village- Bharamdeo (3.30hr drive+ visit)

D3-(Mon)- 25th Sept-Heritage walk at Bharamdeo-full day excursion Isolated  Baiga village- Bharamdeo (3hr drive+ visit)

D4-(Tue)-26th Sept.-Bharamdeo- Kanker (5.30hr drive+ visit)

 D5-(Wed)- 27th Sept-Kanker- Udkuda- Kanker ( maha saptmi ritural by Royal family of Kanker)-2hr drive+ visit

D6-(Thu)- 28th Sept-Kanker- Muria Village- Gotul dance – Sathi Kumarpara (3.30hr drive+ visit)

D7-(Fri)- 29th Sept-Sathi- Kumarpara- Jagdalpur (Bastar Dusshera festival at Jagdalpur)( 2.30hr drive + visit)

D8-(Sat)- 30th Sept-RajMaria village- Madum Weekly market- chitrakoot waterfall- Bastar Dusshera festival at Jagdalpur)

D9-(Sun)- 1st Oct- Dandami Maria Village- Tirathgarh waterfall- Chingitarai Market- ( Bastar Dusshera festival)- (3.30hr drive+ visit)

D10-(Mon)- 2nd Oct- Kondagaon- Lohar village- Gond village- Keshkal Ghat – Kanker (4hr drive+ visit)

D11-(Tue)- 3rd Oct-Kanker- Rajim – siripur- Barnawapara wildlife sanctuary (5.30hr drive+ visit)

D12-(Wed)- 4th Oct-Barnawapara wildlife sanctuary / safari ( by open jeep)

D13-(Thu)- 5th Oct- Morning breakfast at sand bar of river- Tala- Malhar- Bilaspur (4.30hr drive+ visit)

D14-(Fri)- 6th  Oct.-Drive toward Ramnami Tribal village / excursion – Bilaspur (4.30hr drive+ visit)

D15-(Sat)- 22nd Oct.2017-Morning drive toward Raipur (3hr) and board the afternoon flight for your onwards journey

Tour concludes



Tribal Wonder in Chhattisgarh





Bastar – The Land of Tribes in Chhattisgarh

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What ever you want out of your trip we can tailor make an itinerary for you!!!!!

 



Tribal Wonder in Chhattisgarh





BEST OF CHHATTISGARH

Code nr: 201/ CGCL

Tour Destination: This tour has specially designed the classic part of Chhatisgarh which cover the ancient temple and cultural part of the state such as: Champaner, Rajim, Raipur, Bharamdeo, Bilaspur, Malhar, Pali, the sakti pitha- Ratanpur( one out of 52), Tala etc. with Tribal culture of Bastar Region.
We try to display the real ancient history & culture of Chhattisgarh with wonderful Tribal Heritage of Bastar , escorted with our experts and local support and priority to Responsible Tourism

Duration of Tour:14 Night/ 15 Days ( Weekend to weekend)

 

D1-( sat)-Raipur- Champaner- Raipur (2hr drive+visit)

 

Upon arrival Raipur airport/ railway station meet our representative and transfer to hotel then drive towards Champaner, visit the nice temple at champaner- the birth place of saint Mahaprabhu Vallabhacharya, the founder of Vallaba sect). return back to hotel and relax.

 

D2-(sun)-Raipur-Bharamdeo (4hr drive+visit)

 

Morning departure for Bharamdeo, ( Bharamdeo has the famous shiva temple of 11century AD, of Naga dynasty king, the erotic temple art of love and Bharamdeo Temple prosperty, popularly known as the Khajuraho of Chhatishgarh). afternoon visit the famous temple and then excursion the cherki Mahal , mandua mahal also. Check in the nice resort at there.

 

D3- (mon)-Bharamdeo- Baiga Tribal Village-Bharamdeo

 

Morning meet the colorful Baiga Tribe at their village return back to Bharamdeo Jungle eco resort.

D4-(tue)-Bharamdeo-Bilaspur-Malhar- Pali-Ratanpur-Bilashpur(6hr drive+visit)

Early departure for Bilashpur( the second largest city of chhatishgarh), check in the hotel and then visit the Pali shiva temple ( made by Banna dynasty king- Vikramaditya on 870 BC, and 11th c AD king Jajawalydeo repaired to it., His name carved on the temple. Near the temple has great pond and the entrance of the temple has nine corner. Then visit Malhar , the ancient town of Chhattisgarh. Bharamdeo TempleVisit there the famous Pataleswar temple ( the sanctum is below the ground floor(lord of the netherworld). Then visit one of the famous Sakti pitha of the state- Ratanpur( goddess sati’s shoulder drop at there). Return back to Bilaspur , relax at the hotel.

D5-(wed)-Bilaspur- Tala- Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary

Morning departure for Barnawapara Wildlife sanctuary entourte visit the major attraction of three ruin temple ( Deorani, Jethani and Jagmohan temple) but still active by the local due to its mysterious shiva statue – Rudrashiva (it is made of a number of animal and human put together brilliantly in a collage) of Tala.
Check in the nice resort in side of the sanctuary. Enjoy the dinner near campfire.

D6- (thu)-Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary- Safari

Early standup for open jeep safari and meet the wild leopard and bear ( chances of sighting 90% on nature) . lunch at the resort. Afternoon again jeep safari in the sanctuary. Overnight stay in that nice resort.

D7-(fri)-Barnawapara- Siripur- Kanker Palace

Morning enjoy the breakfast at the riverside and meet many wild birds on nature.
Enroute visit the famous Siripur ( ancient capital of dakhin kosal) , visit the Laxman brick temple-6th AD, group of ruin buddhist monasteries etc.
Then drive towards to Kanker, check in a nice heritage palace, enjoy the royal food the royal dinning hall with nice hospitality. ( by the present royal family).

D8-(sat)-Kanker- Gotitola- Udkuda-Kanker

Morning excursion the pre-historic rock shelter and rock art painting (10,000- 15,000 year old) at Gotitola and Udkuda area. Visit the bidi patta village, afternoon return back to Kanker palace.

D9-(sun)-Kanker-Muria Tribe Village- Tent ( camping near Gotul house/ evening Gotul dance)

Dongaira Kandha
After breakfast at royal dinning hall check out and departure for Muria Tribal village, visit the Narayanpur Grand Market, Overnight stay in the basic tent near the Gotul House ( female dormitory) at the Muria village and evening enjoy the Gotul Dance , enjoy the mouth watering hygienic organic food cooked by our driver and guide.

D10-(mon)-Muria village-Maria Tribe Market- Kurendi/ Jagdalpur

Morning while hiking the village excursion the life style of colorful Muria tribe.
Proceed towards Maria Village and famous weekly market excursion the life style at the colorful market. Check in a nice jungle resort at Kurendi near Jagdalpur.

D11- (tue)-Dandami Maria village/ Bison Horn Dance-Tirathgarh waterfall- Jagdalpur

Morning meet the most colorful Dandami Maria Tribe at their village, enjoy their Bison Horn Dance in their centre of village ambiance. Then after visit Tirathgarh waterfall and then back to resort.

D12-(wed)-Batra/ Dhurvaa tribal village- chirtrakoot waterfall- Maria village- Jagdalpur

Meet the Batra and Dhurvaa tribes at their village afternoon visit the Gargious Chitrakoot waterfall and also Raj Maria village- their unique worship place , typical house style etc then return back to jagdalpur – Kurendi jungle resort.

D13-(thu)-Bastar Market-Keskal- camping at Gond Tribal village in lush green forest

Meet the Maria and Gond communities at Bastar weekly market , then visit the Keskal area and overnight stay in basic tent ( camping) typical Gond tribal village surrounding in lush green forest, nearby beautiful streams and ancient shiva temple etc.

D14-(fri)-Rajim Group of Temple- Raipur

Morning after camp breakfast drive towards Raipur, enroute visit the Rajim Group of ancient temples if time permit visit the “ Kankali” temple at Raipur and relax at Budha talab. Overnight at Raipur.

D15-(sat)-Departure

Departure to Airport / Railway station for your onward journey.

Tour concludes:

Hot spot of Chhattisgarh

Sirpur

Sirpur is a small village located on the right bank of Mahanadi 83 km to the north-east if Raipur. The Chinese travelller Hiuen Tsang visited Sirpur in 635 AD. Sirpur has archaeological remains associated with Shaiva, Vaishnava, Buddist and Jain Faiths. Excavations at Sirpur have yielded extensive ruins of ancient structures scattered over a vast area. Among the numerious temples and Buddhsit monasteries ( Viharas), the most natable are the Lakshman temple(7th c AD), Gandheswar temple , Anandaprabhu Kutir Vihar and Swastika Vihara and Surang Tila.Every year the chhattishgarh tourism board has been organizing the sirpur dance and Music festival at here.

Arang

Known as one of the famous temple towns of Chhattishgarh state (30 km from Raipur). Bhand Deul temple which is dedicated to the Jain sect is the prime attraction of Arang.
The appealing traits of Bhand Deul temple in Arang involve outstanding sculptures of Jain tirthankars made up of black stone. Apart from the idols, the entire structure of the temple speaks of sophisticated grandeur of its makers. This shrine is believed to be one of those rare places where all the 24 thirthankars of Jainism can be found engraved in one single stone. Another unique toursm attraction of Arang lies in the Sahaiva temple of Bhag Deul built in the Khajuraho style.

Champaran

Champaran, formerly known as Champajhar ( 60 km from Raipur). The village is identified with Champaranya and therefore has religious significance as the birthplace of the Saint Mahapradbhu Vallabhacharya, the reformer and founder of the Vallabh sect. also known as Pushtimarg. A temple has been constructed in his honour. Near this is a temple of Champakeshwara Mahadeva.

Bhoramdeo

Bhoramdeo temple is a very old hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva and is located at a distance of 18km from Kawardha town. The Bhoramdeo temple is carved on the rocky stones in the Nagara style. This temple was built in the period of 7th to 11th c AD. The shivalinga in the temple is beautifully carved and the artistic appeal beckons the visitors. The Bhoramdeo temple has a resemblance with the sun temple of Konark and The Khajuraho temple, and that is why it is also called the Kajuraho of Chhattisgarh. The ‘ Madwa Mahal” near the Bhoramdeo temple is another beautiful historic monument, worth seeing . just one km away from Bhoramdeo.
Other attractions include visiting nearby native village of Baiga tribe, and enjoy their dance in their village ambiance.

Ratnapur

Ratnapur (25km north of Bilaspur) is a sacred palace mainly due to Mahamaya Devi temple . this is one of the three Shaktipeeth of Chhattishgarh. It is believed that shoulder of Sati fell at Ratanpur and the area became a shaktipeeth. Ratnadev-1 constructed Mahamaya temple in around 1050 AD. The temple has deal idol of Mahalakshmi and Mahasaraswati in garbhagriha. The idol-duo is unique. A small idol of Mahakali is installed at the back of the temple completing the sacred trio of goddesses. The temple has been a place of tantric practices from ancient time. Rise of the temple has been decorated with symbol of human skull.

Mainpat

Mainpat, (178km from Raigarh) popularly known as shimla of Surguja. Mainpat is the only hilly retreat in Chhattishgarh. Abounding in waterfalls, streams, dense sal forests, medicinal plants and a variety of fauna.After Chinese annexation in 1959 when the Dalai Lama and his followers moved to India, a large population of migrant Tibetans settled here. The Buddhist temple in Mainpat, (the 3rd monastery – Nyingma, which is now the biggest of them) the only one of its kind is one of the area’s major tourist.

Pali

(50km from Bilaspur), it is believed that Pali was the worship place of Raja Vikramaditya of Banna Dynasty. There is an ancient Shiv Temple, which is situated at the side of large pond. This temple is faced towards east and its entrance is octagonal. Plinth of this temple is upon five platforms. The architecture of the sculptures carved on this temple is very much similar to the Jain Mandirs of Abu hills and temples of Sohagpur. And it is also very similar to the world famous temple of Khajuraho. Vikramaditya also known as “ Jayameyu”, who was the son of Mahamandaleswar Malldeo, built it nearly in 870 BC. In 11th and 12th century the king Jajwalyadeo repaired it. His name has been carved on the temple.

Tala

(85km from Raipur; 30km from Bilaspur), the major attractions at Tala are the ruins fo the three temples- the Deorani, Jethani and Jagmohan temples. The entire three temples are dedicated to Lord Shiva.
A unique sculpture was unearthed from around Deorani temple which resemble to the Rudra and the Aghora forms of Shiva called as Rudrashiva. This is a bulky statue which measure 2.54mt in height and is 1m wide. It is made up of number of human and animal figures put together brilliantly in a collage.

 

Note: we can well organize the seating and refreshment programme with the help of local during different festival time.

 

What ever you want out of your trip we can tailor make an itinerary for you!!!!!



Tribal Wonder in Chhattisgarh





TRIBAL TOUR OF CHHATTISGARH

Tour code: 202 / CGTW

The Bastar district of Chhattisgarh has the largest tribal population in the state with Gonds being the most prominent tribes. Each tribal group in Chhattisgarh has its own distinct culture and tradition. They like to stay away from the modern civilization and live in their won world. The tribe’s of Chhattisgarh speak different languages. Their attire is also very different and colourful and they love wearing jewellery made of beads and metals. They are very vibrant and colorful and their main source of entertainment is their own folk songs and dance. The tribal of Chhattisgarh celebrate various festivals throughout the year. Navakhana, Mati Puja, Goncha are some of the festival they celebrate.

Suggested Itinerary

Tour Destination: This programme special design for special interest guest who are interest for, tribal tour of Chhattisgarh. Which includes Gond, Muria, Dandami Maria, Maria and Baiga tribal of central India. Also pre-historic rock art site, rajim group of ancient temple, Khajuraho of Chhattisgarh- Bharamdeo, different tribal market and their village , two tribal dance ( Bison horn dance and Gotul dance) many more.

Duration of Tour: 7 Night / 8 Days ( weekend to weekend)

D1-(sat)- Raipur- Rajim-Kanker (170km-4hr drive+visit)
Upon arrival Raipur airport/ Railway station meet our representative and drive towards to Kanker. If time permit visit the Rajim Group of temple-7th c AD ( In the mingling point of three river). Upon arrival Kanker check in a nice heritage Palace and relax with royal hospitality.

D2-(sun)- Kanker- Muria tribal village-Kondagaon- camping at Muria village (180km-4hr drive+visit)
Drive towards Kondagaon , famous for metal casting and terracotta work ( meet the artisan over there) . afternoon visit the nice weekly market of Muria tribe at Narayanpur.
Then drive towards one of the most colorful village of Muria tribal, camping at there and visit their Gotul house (unmarried young girls dormitory) and explore their life style at their village. Their house made by wood and clay. (evening enjoy their Gotul dance and bamboo stick dance while overnight staying in tent ).

D3-(Mon)-Muria Village- Chirtrakoot- Maria village- Jagdalpur (200km-5hr drive+visit)
Morning drive towards Jagdalpur enroute visit the gorgeous Chitrakoot waterfall and maria tribe village , their unique worship place, monument etc . check in a nice clean comfort resort at kurendi village.

D4-(Tue)-Dandami Maria village / Bison Horn Dance- Kangarghati national park/ waterfall-Jagdalpur(150km- 4hr drive+ visit)
Morning meet the colorful Dandami Maria Tribe at their village and enjoy their Bison Horn dance. Visit the Kangarghati National Park and enjoy the packet lunch near Tirathgarh waterfall. Late Afternoon visit the city sightseeing of Jagdalpur. Overnight at the same resort.

D5-(Wed)-Jagdalpur- Keskal – Kanker (160 km- 3hr drive+visit)
Departure for Kanker , enroute visit the unique Gond tribal village at Keshkal region. Check in the nice heritage palace at Kanker and relax.

D6-(Thu)-Kanker- pre-historic rock art site-camping at Baiga tribal village/ dance (320km-6hr drive+ visit)
Visit the pre-historic rock art site near Gotitolla. Drive towards Baiga village ( in deep forest area). Upon arrival warm welcome by the Baiga Tribes. Overnight stay in the basic tent. Evening enjoy their group dance .

D7-(Fri)-Baiga village- Bhoramdeo – Raipur ( 180 km-4hr drive+ visit)
Morning after early breakfast explore the life style of Baiga tribe while hiking. Then drive towards Bhoramdeo and excursion the Grand Bhoramdeo shiva temple-11th c AD. Then drive towards Raipur. Upon arrival check in a nice hotel .

D8-(Sat)-Departure
Departure to airport for your onwards journey.

Note:- For Chhattisgarh and Orissa ( combine) tribal tour program visit our special India tour pages.
During tent tour ( camping) we provide you basic tent , clean matterses , hygienic organic food with mineral water ( for drink). And also we organize the tribal dance (Bison horn dance, Gotul dance and Baiga Dance at their village).

Tour conclusion:



Tribal Wonder In Chhattisgarh





Cheap & Best Tribal Tour Packages In Chhattisgarh

Code nr: 207/ CGTW

This below given suggested itinerary has started from Visakhapatnam and end at Raipur( weekend to weekend). So, it is the reverse itinerary programme of above one. If guest are interest to extend the programme with colorful orissan tribal communities (which will come in between Visakhapatnam to Jagdalpur) we do plan to add to it accordingly the arrival and departure days.

Tour Duration: 7Night/ 8 Days

D1 – ( Sat )- Arrival Visakhapatnam

D2- ( Sun ) – Visakhapatnam-Kotpad- Jagdalpur-(320 km-7hr drive+ Visit)

D3- ( Mon ) – Jagadalpur-Dandami Maria (Bison Horn Maria) village- Tirathgarh water fall- camping at Maria village ( 4hr drive+ Visit)

D4- ( Tue ) – Batra – Chitrakoot waterfall- Dhurua Tribe village-Jagadalpur(4hr drive+ Visit)

D5- ( Wed ) – Muria Tribe village- Kondagaon-Kanker – camping at Muria village ( 4hr drive+ visit)

D6- ( Thur )- Kanker-Gond tribe village-Bharamdeo-(6hr drive+visit)

D7- ( Fri ) – Baiga tribe village- Bharamdeo(4hr drive+ visit)

D8- ( Sat ) – Bharamdeo – Raipur Departure.(4hr drive)

Note: 1- We are organizing the tent tour ( camping) in Dandami Maria , Baiga & Muria village for special interest guest and also organize the tribal dance programme at Dandami Maria village, Baiga Dance at their village and Gutul dance in Muria village during tribal tours. Hiking of different isolated village & weekly market.

Explore and experience the real charm of colorful culture and tradition of tribal with our tent Tours( Camping) in Chhattisgarh ,comes in a special interest tour package at an affordable price.

 

What ever you want out of your trip we can tailor make an itinerary for you!!!!!