Tourist Places in Chitrakoot

Places to Visit in Chitrakoot

Chitrakoot - #13 of 45 in Uttar Pradesh |
Chitrakoot Average Rating - 6/7 1 based on 170 Ratings

Chitrakoot is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Chitrakoot is, however, mostly preferred by Family, Single. The best season or months to visit places in Chitrakoot are February, March, October, November, December. There are 22 tourist places in Chitrakoot, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Chitrakoot can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Chitrakoot for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download's Chitrakoot Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Chitrakoot, browse through photos & pictures, explore Chitrakoot using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Chitrakoot, which are great places to visit, are Sati Anusuya Ashrama, Chitrakoot Falls, Gupt Godavari, Bharat Milap Mandir, Ram Ghat. Chitrakoot can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Chitrakoot Tourist Places

Gupt Godavari, Chitrakoot
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Gupt Godavari is a cavern located at a distance of 19 km south of Ram Ghat. As per the legend, the Godavari River emerging as a perennial stream from the rocks deep inside this cave, flows down to another cave below and then disappears. A massive rock is seen protruding out of... Read More »
  • Type: Religious Place
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Ram Ghat, Chitrakoot
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Ram Ghat is a long stretch of steps made on the bank of Mandakini River. Tourists can see many holy men, dressed in saffron cloth, meditating. People believe that the sacred Sarayu River surfaces from its underground source here and then again vanish. It is believed that... Read More »
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  • Type: Water Fall
Chitrakoot Falls, Chitrakoot
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  • Type: Religious Place
Sati Anusuya Ashrama, Chitrakoot
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Sati Anusuya Ashrama is located amidst thick forest, about 16 km away from the town. As per Hindu mythology, it is here that Maharishi Atri along with his wife Anusuya and three sons lived here. It is believed that Lord Rama along with Sita visited this place to meet Atri Muni... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Hanuman Dhara, Chitrakoot
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Hanuman Dhara is a great shrine dedicated to Lord Hanuman, in one of the wooded hills of Chitrakoot, about 5 km from Ram Ghat. As per legend, Hanuman flew to this hill with his tail on fire, after destroying Lanka. To cool his extreme anger he stood under a stream of icy water... Read More »
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Bharat Milap Mandir, Chitrakoot
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Bharat Milap Mandir is located close to the Param Kutir. It is believed to be the place where Bharat came to meet Lord Rama to persuade him to take his rightful place as the King of Ayodhya. As per legend, Bharat along with his army as well as the royal family and nobility of... Read More »
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  • Type: Religious Place
Kamadgiri, Chitrakoot
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Kamadgiri, a forested mountain, is of prime religious importance in Chitrakoot District. As per legends, Lord Brahma performed havan here, with 108 fire pits, before creating the universe. The mountains in this region have several caves. The entire, bow-shaped, mountain of... Read More »
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  • Type: Religious Place
Janaki Kund, Chitrakoot
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Janaki Kund is a stretch of river Mandakini, with a series of steps present on the left bank. This beautiful stretch of river has crystal clear greenish blue water. As per legends, Janaki Kund was Sita's favourite bathing place during the period of her exile. The footprints... Read More »
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  • Type: Religious Place
Sphatik Shila, Chitrakoot
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Sphatik Shila is a densely forested area on the banks of Mandakini River, situated few kilometres away from the Janaki Kund. Tourists can find a large boulder bearing impressions of Lord Rama's footprints. It is said that Lord Rama did shringar to his wife Sita here. Moreover,... Read More »
  • Type: Religious Place
Param Kutir, Chitrakoot
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Param Kutir is believed to be the cottage built by Laxman for his brother Lord Rama and his sister-in-law Sita. Laxman single-handedly constructed this hut using bamboo and other jungle materials. A temple was constructed on the site of the Param Kutir, which is frequented by... Read More »
  • Type: Religious Place
Bharat Koop, Chitrakoot
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Bharat Koop is a huge well near Bharatpur village, located around 50 km West of Chitrakoot. It is believed that Bharat brought water from all the holy places to smooth Lord Rama as the King of Ayodhya. Bharat was unsuccessful in persuading Rama to return to his kingdom and... Read More »
  • Type: Religious Place
Valmiki Ashrama, Chitrakoot
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Valmiki Ashrama is located 18 km away from the district headquarter, on the Allahabad Road. This Ashram is situated on a lofty hill, on the bank of the Valmiki River. As per Hindu Mythology, Sita gave birth to her two sons Lava and Kush here in this ashram, after she was... Read More »
  • Type: Religious Place
Mayurdhwaj Ashrama, Chitrakoot
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Mayurdhwaj Ashrama is located near the village Pathra Pal Deo about 10 km south west of Chitrakoot. This Ashram is situated amidst hills and beautiful waterfall. Read More »
  • Type: Religious Place
Ram Shaiyya, Chitrakoot
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Ram Shaiyya is located near village Bihara, about 3 km West of Pili-Kothi Ashram. It is believed that during exile, Lord Rama with his wife Sita used to sleep on a huge rock here. The imprints of the mattress can still be seen on the rock. Besides the mark of the mattress,... Read More »
  • Type: Religious Place
Lakshman Chowki, Chitrakoot
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Lakshman Chowki is a rock located about 100 m from the Ram Shaiyya rock. It is believed that Laxman used to sit on this rock to guard Lord Rama and Sita. It carries imprints of Laxman sitting down on this rock, with a bow on his side. Tourists can easily see the Ram Shaiyya... Read More »
  • Type: Religious Place
Sarbhang Ashrama, Chitrakoot
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Sarbhang Ashrama is situated at a distance of about 20 km south east of Sati Anusuya Ashrama. There is a Ganga Kund and Shiva Temple in this place. Close to the Ashram, tourists can find 108 Yagya Vedikas at the foot of the hill. Here Sage Sarbhang received Darshan of Lord... Read More »
  • Type: Water Fall
Shabari Fall, Chitrakoot
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Shabari Fall is a beautiful spring at the origin of Mandakini River, near Jamunihai village about 8 km from the south of Markundi village of the district. The unique characteristic of this fall is that one stream flows under the other. The Mandakini Kund is a deep reservoir... Read More »
  • Type: Religious Place
Viradh Kund, Chitrakoot
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Viradh Kund is a vast water reservoir situated on the Amrawati Ashrama Road. It is located at the meeting point Bambiha and Tikariya villages, about 6 km East of the Shabari Fall. It is believed that the water of this reservoir reaches till the Paataal Lok. As per legend, a... Read More »
  • Type: Park
Pramod Van, Chitrakoot
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Pramod Van is located on the Satna road, just 2 km south of Ram Ghat. This is a beautiful garden situated on the bank of the Mandakini River. The king of Rewa, Maharaja Vishwanath Pratap Singh Judeo, built this place for his own pleasure. It also has a temple of Lord Narayana... Read More »
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  • Type: Religious Place
Sutikshna Ashrama, Chitrakoot
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Sutikshna Ashrama is one of the most beautiful sites in Bundelkhand, located 4 km North of Sarbhang Ashrama. It is believed that Lord Rama appeared before Maharishi Sutikshna to fulfil his desire for his darshan. A stream flows down from the mountains to a Kund below, which is... Read More »

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