Dharamjaigarh is a town in Raigarh District of Chhattisgarh. It is located about 77 km north-west of Raigarh, on Raigarh-Ambikapur highway. The town is surrounded by dense, deciduous forests. During Monsoon, the town is covered with greenery all over. The town is divided into two parts by a slope called Ghatia - one part is atop a small plateau and the other part, below it, is called Nichepara. The town is also known for handicrafts and woolen products.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels near Raigarh. Some of them are Sada-Anand Resort (Tariff – Rs. 1400), Jindal Regency (Tariff – Rs. 1300), Hotel Pink Pearl (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Hotel Pathik (Tariff – Rs. 800).
The official language of Dharmajaigarh is Hindi. The other languages spoken include Oriya, Bengali and English.
Some of the important events of Dharmajaigarh are the Champaran Mela in January, Earth Festival in March, Teeja Festival in July and Shivrinarayan Fair in May.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Dharmajaigarh. Some of the places include Hanuman Mandir in Nichepara (5 km), Ambetikra Mandir (7 km), Sisringa (15 km), Krondha Dam (20 km) and Likhamada - a tribal cave.
How to Get There
The nearest airports to Dharmajaigarh are Raipur Airport (300 km) and Ranchi Airport (285 km).
Raigarh Railway Station is closest to Dharmajaigarh (75 km). There are express trains from Dharamjaigarh to Coimbatore.
Bus services are available for the place from Raigarh and Ambikapur and Bilaspur in Chhattisgarh and Chandrapur in Maharashtra. Some of the bus operators that offer good services include Mahendra Travels. Browse through several bus booking portals and avail of cheapest bus tickets.