Chhattarpur is a municipality in the Chhattarpur district of Madhya Pradesh. It belongs to one of the 50 districts of Madhya Pradesh, and is one of the largest-populated. Chhattarpur has Nowgong (24 km) and Mahoba (55 km) as its neighbouring cities. The occupation of people in Chhattarpur is mostly industry and tourism-driven. Chhattarpur has a number of places of cultural interest in the surrounding areas for the eager traveller.
Places to Stay
Chhattarpur has a few good budget hotel options. These include Hotel Shelter Inn (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Chhatarpur Regency (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
The official languages of Chhattarpur are Hindi and Urdu. Bharia and Devanagari are also spoken by the locals.
The important festivals of Chhattarpur are the festivals of Navratri, Holi, Diwali, Ramzan, and Eid-e-Milad.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in and around Chhattarpur. The caves of Khajuraho are only 79 km away, where most of the depictions are from the Kamasutra texts. The temple of Chaturbhuj (5 km) which is dedicated to Lord Ganesh is also located here. There are also several local temples for the religious-minded.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Chhattarpur is the Khajuraho airport. The airport is located about 79 km away from the town.
Rajnagar Railway Station is the station nearest to Chhattarpur that connects it to the rest of Madhya Pradesh and beyond.
There are daily bus services to Hyderabad and other places. The best bus operator that offers good service to passengers is Diwakar Travels. Opt for online bus ticket reservation to renowned tourist places in India by logging on to several bus booking websites.