News & Updates

Kanker Mela :
Sunday, 7 January 2024

Govindpur Mela (Kanker) :
Friday, 12 January 2024

Kurna Mela (Kanker) :
Monday, 15 January 2024

Turamgur (Jagdalpur) :
Thursday, 25 January 2024

Ramaram Mela / Ghotpal Mela (Jagdalpur) :
Tuesday, 20 February 2024

Sukma Mela (Jagdalpur) :
Wednesday, 21 February 2024

Bastar Mela (Jagdalpur) :
Thursday, 22 February 2024

Kotagumda (Jagdalpur) :
Friday, 23 February 2024

Sambalpur (Kanker) :
Sunday, 24 February 2024

Sarangpal / Komalpur / Udkuda (Kanker), Sihawa (Dhamtari) Muli / Dumarpani (Jagdalpur), Rajim Mela (Start) - Maghpurnima :
Saturday, 24 February 2024

Gobrahin, Budeli, Karap Mela (Kanker) - Shivratri :
Friday, 8 March 2024

Barsur Mela (Jagdalpur) :
Tuesday, 12 March 2024

Mavlipadar Mela (Jagdalpur) :
Saturday, 23 March 2024

Nangur Mela (Jagdalpur) - Holi :
Sunday, 24 March 2024

Keskal Mela :
Tuesday, 26 March 2024

Dongar Mela, Beda Gaon (Jagdalpur) - Ramnavmi :
Wednesday, 17 April 2024

Ulnar (Jagdalpur) :
Wednesday, 24 April 2024

Note :- Ghotpal Mela (Jagdalpur) 20 or 27

How To Reach

By Road :

There are regular deluxe bus services form Raipur. Private cars are also available on hire.

Best Season to visit :

This region has a pleasant climate form October to March. Most of its festival also fall in this period. The hills are verdant and abuzz with wild life. Most of the festivals also fall in this period : Kanker mandi (January), Narayanpur mandi (February-March), Baster Dussehra (October). The weekly haat (market) at Bahaigaon and Narayanpur are held on Sundays and Thursdays.

By Air :

Regular flights by Indian Airlines, Jet Airways, Kingfisher,Indigo connect Raipur to Delhi, Mumbai, Calcutta, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Bhubaneshwar and Indore.

By Rail :

Raipur is the nearest railhead. Daily overnight trains connect it to Delhi, Calcutta, Mumbai, Bhubaneshwar, and Bhopal.


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Phone : +91-7868-222005
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