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Chitrakot Waterfall

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Address: Jagdalpur, India
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Magnificent Falls and Amazing Boat Ride

I visited in April when there is very less water in the falls but there is a possibility of Boat Ride It is one of the most exhilarating experience one could have . Try visiting... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Prachi S
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Lucknow, India
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Lucknow, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I visited in April when there is very less water in the falls but there is a possibility of Boat Ride It is one of the most exhilarating experience one could have . Try visiting around sunset .

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Thank Prachi S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The waterfall is situated approx 40-50 km from Jagdalpur bus stand and you can take even an auto from there to Chitrakot waterfall. Small buses also go there. The place is very exciting and you will never forget it for sure. There is a maggi point down towards the waterfall. Go and have tea and maggi there. Its wonderful. Also... More 

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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

On a family vacation to Chhattisgarh, we decided to explore Jagdalpur area. Jagdalpur is around 400 km away from Raipur, the state capital. Various transport modes are available including buses. We chose own taxi. Chitrakot waterfalls is simply wonderful. You can visit in the month of May/June (before rain) and post monsoon. Both are equally beautiful. We went in the... More 

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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Wonderful environment. Prevent the monsoon as the water flow is hard enough to wash someone with it. Besides the rainfall also makes it tough to drive on roads connecting jagdalpur to Raipur. For tourists not local, winter is the best season as the water calms down and is clear to enjoy a bath.

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Thank spectre69
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

A wonderful place to visit which is well connected by train up to Jagdalpur .From Jagdalpur, this place is easily accessible by taxi.The water fall looks magnificent,majestic and lovely and is a visual treat to the tourists. Happy to see that all safety measures are in place by the authorities.Roughly half a day can be devoted to see this wonderful... More 

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Visakhapatnam, India
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

1.This place is 39km from Jagdalpur. 2. I visited the place on 25th February 3. A boat ride which takes you just beside where the water falls(only a few meters away) is a must. It's one experience YOU WILL NOT FORGET. The boat ride cost me just 30/person 4. In February when there is not too much water current on... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

A beautiful place, easily accessible from Jagdalpur (good road, 40 km). Sadly, a hotel was built at the top, and there is a game park at the bottom. The government should have done more to protect the area (could have made it a natural park). Hopefully the natural setting won't be any more destroyed (otherwise the spirit of the place... More 

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Raipur, India
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The best time to visit this place is after monsoon. Even though we visited this place in January it felt like heaven. Waterfalls, mountains, greenery, calmness are the beauties of this place. The sound of birds and water are mesmerizing. The boat ride is must-do. The lunch at the Chhattisgarh Tourism restaurant near the waterfall was a tasty and relaxing... More 

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Bhilai, India
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Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Best of chhattisgarh is this gigantic waterfall named chitrakoot waterfall also known as mini niagra fall

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Bhilai, India
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

Water Ghushes on these hills and during rains it feels awesome. Must visit and stay here for night in a nice resort next to it. Some part of fall flows round the year.

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