Surajpur is based in the Surguja district of Chattisgarh. It is situated 41 km away from Ambikapur and 295 km away from Raipur. Ramanujnagar, Bhaiyathan, Premnagar and Odagi surround Surajpur. The cities close to it are Chirmiri, Ambikapur, Pasan and Kotma.
Places to Stay
There are many budget-friendly hotels in Surajpur. These include Baba Om Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 600) and Hotel Grand Basant (Tariff – Rs. 800.)
The official spoken language of Surajpur is Chattisgarhi. Hindi and Bharia are also spoken here.
Some of the festivals that are celebrated in Surajpur include Mati Puja (April), Dussehra (October), Diwali (November) and Holi (March.)
Places of Interest
The Durga Mandir, the Gayatri Mandir, Shiv Park, the Mahamaya Mandir (4 km) and the Shyam Baba Mandir are some of the popular tourist attractions of Surajpur.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Raipur Airport. It is located 277 km away from Surajpur.
Surajpur has its own railway station which is located 6 km away from the city centre. There are daily trains to almost all cities in India.
There are daily buses to Ahmedabad, Delhi, Kanpur and Raipur (among others) from Surajpur. Some of the best bus operators in this region include Shri Sahajanand Travels and Ajay Travels. Bus booking online facility enables travellers to get to popular destinations without any hassle.