Umaria is a famous district located in Madhya Pradesh. The area has a large deposit of natural resources and forests. There are many coal mines present which provides coal to the Sanjay Gandhi Thermal Power Station located in Mangthar.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Umaria. They are Kumkum Lodge (Tariff – Rs.400) and Hotel Krishna Palace in Bandhavgarh which is 35 km from Umaria (Tariff – Rs.900).
The official language in Umaria is Hindi. People also speak Dravidian, Devanagari, and Bharia dialects.
There are many important fairs and festivals in Umaria. They are Holi in March-April, Diwali in October, and Khajuraho festival in February and March.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Umari. They are Bandhavgarh National Park, Bandhavgarh Fort, and Kalchuri Archaeological Remains which are in and around Umaria.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Umaria is at Jabalpur which is 150 km away from the town.
Umaria railway station is 4 km from the town center. It is well connected to surrounding cities and towns.
Umaria is well connected by road to Pali, Nowrozabad, Bandhavgarh, and other remote cities. You can book bus tickets through ticketgoose.com website. Avail of bus booking offer when you book your tickets through TicketGoose’s mobile apps.