Farasgaon falls under the Dhamtari district of Chhattisgarh. It belongs to the Nagari Tehsil and is situated at a distance of 67 km from the district headquarters of Dhamatri. It lies at an elevation of 313 m above mean sea-level. Kanker, Dhamtari, Gobranawapara and Umarkote are the cities near Farasgaon.
Places to Stay
Farasgaon has very few options for accommodation and so it is recommended that tourists look for hotels in Kanker. Some of the hotels that are popular in Kanker are the Kanker Palace Heritage and Resort Sonai Rupai. Tariff for these hotels can same can be obtained in person.
The official language of Farasgaon is Chhattisgarhi. The other languages that are spoken here include English and Hindi.
The festivals of Holi (in March) and Diwali (in November) are celebrated with great enthusiasm in this region.
Places of Interest
Some popular tourist spots in and around Farasgaon are Kanker (19 km from Farasgaon) and Mahasamund (94 km from Farasgaon.)
How to Get There
The airport closest to Farasgaon is the Raipur airport which is 107 km away.
The nearest major railway station is the Raipur Junction which is 119 km away.
Farasgaon has a bus stand of its own and buses from here carry passengers to places that are nearby such as Raipur and Durg (among others.)Private operators such as Kanker Roadways and Mahendra Travels run their buses on these routes. Check out for bus ticket discounts when you book your tickets online through Ticketgoose.com.