Holiday Trip in Durg

Visit a Pilgrimage Trip with Durg Holiday Packages

Located in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh, Durg is a popular pilgrim center of the state. The literal meaning of Durg is abode or house. On your Durg trip, you can come across many ancient temples. These are main attractions of town appeal lots of tourists all through the year. This place enjoys great mythological significance as it has been demonstrated in the epic Mahabharata. Due to mythological implications, religious importance and natural backdrops, Durg holiday packages are very popular amidst pilgrims and other travelers. All together, this place is a prime tourist destination of the state to be visited throughout the year.
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Tourist Attractions in & around Durg

During your Bilaspur tour, visit various tourist attractions in and around the city. The beautiful place allows you exploring several sightseeing points on Bilaspur vacation.

Khuntaghat:
Khuntaghat is a wonderful picnic spot where you can spend some leisure time with your family. It also features a dazzling garden. In the pond, one can enjoy the boating facility.
Achanakmar Wildlife Sanctuary:
This sanctuary is located at a distance of 50 km away from Bilaspur and spread over a huge area. It houses several endangered animals like leopards, Bengal tigers, and wild bison. Some other animals are striped hyena, sloth bear, sambar deer, Nilgai, Indian four-horned antelope and chinkara. The sanctuary was established in 1975 and is too a Tiger Reserve.
Ratanpur:
Located at a distance of 25 KM from Bilaspur, Ratanpur is a small town and the main popular tourist attraction of this place. It is famous for its Old Fort and Mahamaya Temple. This fort enjoys great historical significance and its gate illustrates the three key deities of Hindus – Shiva, Vishnu and Brahma. Mahamaya Temple is another greatest attraction of Ratanpur. It is an admired Sidh Peeth and one of the most important religious places to worship for Hindus of the region.

Best Time to Visit Durg

The best time for Durg tour is during the months of October to November and February to March. The weather in these months is pleasant and appropriate for sightseeing. Summer starts in March and continues till June. The temperature remains around 32°C and 40°C during these months. Monsoon arrives in Durg in months of June and stays till September with regular & heavy rainfall. In October, winter season arrives and lasts till January. Temperature drops up to 8°C and average temperature remains 18°C during these months making it the perfect months to visit Durg.

How to Reach Durg

Durg travel is convenient as this place enjoys great connectivity with various destinations of India through all means of transportation, including air, rail and road. If you are planning a Durg vacation then collect information about how to reach there before booking Durg holiday packages.
By Air
The nearest airport to Durg is Swami Vivekanand Airport in Raipur, which is located at a distance of 40 km. The airport is well-connected with destinations like Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Kolkata and Mumbai through regular flights. On arrival at airport, you can take car on rent to reach Durg.
By Train
Durg has its railway station, which is connected to various cities of India and one can reach easily over there by taking trains from different cities of India. From the railway station, one can take auto rickshaw or taxi to reach the city.
By Road
A number state government running buses and private travel companies provide bus services to Durg as it is a popular and religious destination. So, you can take state bus or private bus to reach Durg by road.
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