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Tour to Kanker


Kanker At a Glance
  • Population:748,941
  • Area :5285 sq.kms
  • Geo Location:Central India
  • Average Climate:20°C - 30°C
  • Best Time to Visit:December - February
  • STD Code:07868

Introduction

Located to the south of the newly formed State of Chhattisgarh (which was previously a part of Madhya Pradesh), Kanker is a district that has mountains, waterfalls, and man made structures such as temples. Hence Tour to Kanker becomes an important trip in the Tour to Chhattisgarh.

The district of Kanker is visited by as many as five rivers namely, River Doodh, River Mahanadi, River Hatkul, River Sindur, and River Turu. Tour to Kanker becomes all the more interesting due to the presence of the tribes of the Bastar Region. The primitive ways of livelihood of the people belonging to these tribes is an interesting study of human behavior and his adaptabilities to the environment he stays in.

Kanker is also known for the various festivals that are celebrated at various times of the year. Apart from the common festivals like Dusshera, Diwali, Holi, some of these Festivals in Kanker are the Mati-tihar, Gobar-boharani, Ramnavami, and Navakhani. A number of tourists Tour to Kanker, India, to witness the celebrations that the people indulge in during such festivals. Music and Dance performances of this region add to the amusement of the tourists.

Touring Kanker is also worthwhile due to the various shops that sell a wide range of articles like woodcarvings, items of bell-metal, terracotta, and bamboo that include decorative items like wall hanging, table lamps, and table mats among other things.

Hence, Tour to Kanker is bound to make Tour to Chhattisgarh a memorable one.