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Tour to Koriya


  • Koriya district in Chhattisgarh
Koriya At a Glance
  • Population:659,039
  • Area :5,978 sq.kms.
  • Geo Location:Central India
  • Average Climate:15°C - 30°C
  • Best Time to Visit:October - March
  • STD Code:07836

Introduction

Tour to Koriya can be easily included in the itinerary while on a Tour to Chhattisgarh. Koriya is located in the northeast region of Chhattisgarh. Koriya is located at a height of 700 meters above the sea level. Tour to Koriya gives one an opportunity to unfold the mystery of living in an area which is untouched by the evil effects of commercialization and can experience the true essence of rural India through the tribal life of the place.

A sense of remoteness and the vast land gives the tourist a thrilling opportunity to explore the serenity of life in its own way. The rustic touch and the essence of India is well felt in this part of the country where nature and human co-exist. Koriya offer a lot to the tourists while they are on a tour to Koriya. Tourism in Koriya is rewarding in ways more than one.

Koriya is mainly populated by the local tribes comprising of the Kol, Bhuniyar and the Gond. The tribal people who reside in Koriya are quite friendly and very hospitable.

The economy of Koriya is chiefly agrarian. The handicrafts made by the tribal people out of the forest products are mind blowing.

The green jungles and the waterfalls are a real treat to the tourists who are on Koriya Tour. The Amrit Dhara Waterfalls, Gavar Ghat Waterfalls, Ramdaha Waterfalls and the Akuri Nala are a must visit while on a tout to Koriya in Chhattisgarh in India. A tour to Koriya should be taken during the festivals like the Ganga Dashera, Charta, Navakhai and Surhul festivals, these festivals gives a deep insight about the culture and tradition of the tribal people residing in Koriya.

Koriya is drained by the Ganga basin and the Mahanadi basin. Lush green forests cover the whole of Koriya District. Koriya looks more beautiful during the torrential monsoon rains and the moderate summer and winter of the district makes it an appropriate place to visit.

One can reach Koriya by roads and railways from any parts of Chhattisgarh or India. Bilaspur railway station is the nearest railway junction to Koriya. Tourists can take a flight to Raipur airport which is located at a distance of 364 km from Koriya. To know more about the conveyance that can be taken to reach Koriya.