Chhindwara is an urban centre situated in the state of Madhya Pradesh. It is located on a plateau, surrounded by lush green fields, rivers and Sagaun trees. This place has all the makings of a tourist delight. The people here are warm, friendly, and helpful.
Places to Stay
Chhindwara has a few good budget hotels. One good recommendation is Utsav Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 570). One can also choose to stay in dharamshalas and lodges here.
Hindi is the official language of the region. Basic English is also understood here.
Navratri is very popular amongst locals. Diwali and Dushhera are given a lot of significance in this region.
Places of Interest
There are many places to visit such as the Devgadh Fort which is around 40 km away. The Tamia Hills are around 45 km away and is picturesque. Anhoni Village is around 4 km from Chhindwara and is famous for its sulphur springs. The Jama Masjid at the centre of Chhindwara is another monument of historical and cultural importance.
How to Get There
Nagpur airport is nearest to Chhindwara and is around 130 km away. The place also has a small landing strip for smaller chartered planes and helicopters.
Chhindwara has its own station with several trains connecting it to nearby villages and beyond. It is part of the Satpura narrow gauge lines.
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