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Tour to Kawardha


Kawardha At a Glance
  • Population:31,788
  • Area :2,066 sq.kms.
  • Geo Location:Central India
  • Average Climate:4°C - 20°C
  • Best Time to Visit:December - February
  • STD Code:07741

Introduction

Kawardha is a picturesque little town that is set in the periphery of the Maikal Ranges. This hilly terrain with an altitude of nearly 1000 meters above sea level, lies on the south eastern side of the Kanha National Park which is the largest wildlife reserve in India (in terms of extent). It is for such a strategic situation of the town that Tour to Kawardha is an important content in the itinerary of Chhattisgarh Travel Guide.

Tour to Kawardha, India becomes all the more meaningful due to the scenic beauty of the place. In addition to this, the region in and around the city of Kawardha is characterized by the tribal population which in itself is dominated by the Gond and the Baiga tribes. The forest cover to the south of Jabalpur serves as the home for these tribes. Thus the simple and unproblematic livelihood of the tribes can be closely observed while Touring Kawardha.

Kawardha is also a place that can be marked by a few Monuments and Temples. These sites form the major Tourist Attractions in Kawardha. There are also various places of Sightseeing from Kawardha. These include the following:

  • The Saroda Reservoir which is an artificial lake situated 12 kilometers from Kawardha
  • The intricate stone carvings on the temples of Shiva Bhoramdeo belonging to the 11th century A.D. (18 kilometers from Kawardha) form a major place of visit.
  • The underground rooms of the famous Radha Krishna Temple (belonging to the 19th century) fascinate tourists from all over the world.
  • For nature, adventure, and wildlife lovers, Sahaspur Wildlife Sanctuary (21 kilometers from Kawardha) is the chief attraction.

Kawardha is easily accessible by rail, road, and air from Raipur, which is the capital of the State of Chhattisgarh. Hence, with all such attractions, Tour to Kawardha is a holiday worth considering.