Places to Visit in Ambikapur, Surguja, Chhattisgarh, India

Places to Visit in Ambikapur, Surguja, Chhattisgarh, India

Ambikapur is a tourist favor town in Surguja district of Chhattisgarh. Ambikapur is highlighted by the Mahamaya (Ambika) Mandir, from which the city derives its name.  There is also a stadium named Gandhi Stadium and many beautiful lakes dotted all around the city. Though, the prime attraction of the region is Mainpat hill station (around 45 km from Ambikapur), well known for ‘Tiger Point Waterfall’. Mainpat is popularly called the “Shimla of Surguja”.


Connectivity to Ambikapur:

The closest major airport to Ambikapur is Raipur Airport (around 300 km). The railway connectivity of Ambikapur extends to Raipur, Jabalpur, Bhopal, Gwalior and Katni. Ambikapur is reachable by bus from Varanasi, Anuppur, Raipur and Bilaspur.


What to see in and near Ambikapur?

  • Ambika Devi Temple
  • Ramgarh
  • Rakasganda
  • Tattapani
  • Bagheshwari Devi Temple in Kudargarh


Where to stay in Ambikapur?

  • Maya Hotel
  • Hotel Birendra Prabha
  • Hotel Grand Basant
  • Mayura Hotel
  • Hotel Diksha Hills
  • Hotel Panchsheel

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