Jagdalpur, the tourism capital of Chhattisgarh is a city in the district of Bastar. It is the third largest city in the state and is very popular as one of the top weekend getaways from Raipur. The city is known for its exuberant festivity, greenery, streams, waterfalls, dense forests, caves, natural parks, natural resources, herbs and peaceful solitude.
Activities and places to see: Some of the places to see include Chitrakoot Waterfall, Kailash and Kotumsar Cave, Kanger Valley National Park, Danteshwari Temple, Anthropological Museum, Ganga Munda Lake and much more.
Type of destination: If someone is looking for the tribal phase of the state then this is the place you need to be. The city hosts a market every Sunday which is visited by tribes for buying and selling stuff. Some villages where the Adivasis can be seen are extremely remote and can be visited with a guide only.
Distance from Raipur: The city is located at a distance of 245 km from Raipur.