Chichola is a village located in the Rajnandgaon District of Chhattisgarh, India. This village is located at an elevation of 329 metres above sea level. Chichola is one of the villages in total 226 villages in the Khairagarh Block. Sarangpur, Madanpur and Gopalpur are the nearby villages to Chichola. Gond, Halba, Kanwar and Baiga are some of the common tribes living in Chichola.
Places to Stay
Chichola offers more of homestays and lodges to its visitors. There are some budget friendly hotels close to Chichola in Rajanandgaon which is at an approximate distance of 20 km. Some of them are Bundi Mayur (Tariff – Rs. 500), Hotel Mayur (Tariff – Rs.600), Hotel Rajdoot (Tariff – Rs.1000) and Hotel Bisshnath (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official spoken language of Chichola is Chhattisgarhi. Hindi is also spoken in this region.
Diwali is the most celebrated festival of Chichola. Ganesh Chaturthi is also celebrated here with full enthusiasm.
Places of Interest
There are many places around Chichola which attract a large number of tourists. Dongargarh (20 km away) is a pilgrimage centre and is known for its Mata Bambleshwari Temple. Rajnandgaon (40 km away) is also a tourist destination close to Chichola.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Chichola is the Raipur Airport. It is located at a distance of 111 km from Chichola.
The nearest railway station to Chichola is Rajnandgaon Junction. It is at a distance of 20 km.
There are daily bus services to Durg, Bhilai, Rajanandgaon, Nagpur and other Indian cities from Chichola. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers are Kanwar Roadways, Anu Travels and Asian Travels. Make use of a Volvo bus service when you are travelling anywhere in India and travel in comfort.