A town in Chhattisgarh’s Dantewada district, Sukma is about 391 km away from its capital city, Raipur. Its nearby city Jagaldalpur (110 km) is connected to this village through National Highway 30. Situated close to the Orissa border, it has a number of tourist attractions, including the Satiguda Lake and dam about 35 km from this village.
Places to Stay
Hotels are very basic in Sukma, but Jagaldalpur (110 km) has numerous options for tourists like Akansha Hotel (Tariff –Rs. 998), Suri International Hotel (Tariff –Rs. 900) and Rainbow Hotel (Tariff –Rs. 600).
Chhattisgarhi is the official language of Sukma.
First Fruit and Earth Festivals in March-April, Nawakhana in September and Dussera in September-October are some of the major festivals celebrated here.
Places of Interest
This place has numerous places to visit for tourists. Some of them include Bhairav Temple (30 km) and Satiguda Lake and Dam (35 km).
How to Get There
Visakhapatnam airport, which is 287 km away, is the nearest from the village.
The nearest railway junction from here is in Dantewada, which is 80 km away.
There are bus services from Raipur, Bhillai, Bilaspur and Durg. Mahendra Travels and Kanker Roadways are some of the top operators plying its buses on this route. Ticketgoose.com enables you to book bus tickets without any hassle.