Bargi is a small hamlet that is located in the Jabalpur tehsil of Madhya Pradesh. Bargi is home to a dam by the same name, this dam was the first of the 30 major dams that were constructed on the river Narmada. Bargi witnesses more or less pleasant weather throughout the year. Sihora, Umaria, Panagar and Murwara are the cities that are closest to Bargi. The Bandhavgarh National Park (28 km from Bargi) is a popular tourist attraction.
Places to Stay
Bargi is a small town and so has very few options for accommodation. It is easier to find accommodation in Katni which is close-by. Some hotels at Katni are Hotel Shrikrishna, Hotel Raj Palace and Hotel Samrat. The tariff for the same can be obtained in person.
The language spoken by the people of Bargi is Hindi. Urdu and English are also spoken here.
Diwali in November and Holi in February are celebrated with great fervour here.
Places of Interest
Some of the tourist attractions in and around Bargi are Bargi Dam (in Bargi), Bandhavgarh National Park (28 km from Bargi), Jabalpur (28 km from Bargi) and Bhedaghat (65 km from Bargi.)
How to Get There
The airport nearest to Bargi is the Jabalpur Airport which is 112 km away.
The nearest major railway station is the Katni Railway Junction which is 45 km away from Bargi.
Bargi has a bus stand of its own with buses from there that connect to cities such as Nagpur, Katni and Jabalpur. Private operators such as Nandan Travels are popular on this route. Cheap bus tickets are available on several travel portals like Ticketgoose.com