Weekend Getaways from Raipur

40 tourist places to visit near Raipur.

  • Heritage (16)
  • Pilgrimage (10)
  • Jungle (8)
  • Waterfront (6)
  • City (3)
  • Hill (2)
  • Adventure (1)
Hotels in Bhilai

Bhilai

5.7/7
61 Hotels

0.5 hours from
Raipur
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The Bhilai Steel Plant, located in Bhilai, in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh, is Indi...

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Hotels in Dhamtari

Dhamtari

5.6/7
9 Hotels

1.5 hours from
Raipur
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Dhamtari is a district located in the state of Chhattisgarh and was officially formed i...

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Hotels in Durg

Durg

5.6/7
50 Hotels

1 hour from
Raipur
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I visited Durg Chhattisgarg last week to attend a marriage ceremony. I stayed with hote...

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Hotels in Bilaspur

Bilaspur

5.4/7
116 Hotels

2.5 hours from
Raipur
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Why should travellers visit the destination? - What is special about the destination. H...

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Hotels in Kanker

Kanker

5.9/7
12 Hotels

2.5 hours from
Raipur
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I am always fascinated by rich Indian Heritage pertaining to Raja-Rajwada and various k...

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Hotels in Kanha

Kanha

6.0/7
84 Hotels

4 hours from
Raipur
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Planned and executed a 8 day / 7 night road trip from Mumbai to Kanha, which happily en...

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Hotels in Mahasamund

Mahasamund

4.7/7
5 Hotels

1 hour from
Raipur
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Mahasamund is a city located in the district of Chhattisgarh state of India. Mahasamund...

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Hotels in Rajnandgaon

Rajnandgaon

5.4/7
26 Hotels

1.5 hours from
Raipur
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Rajnandgaon district was formed on January 26th, 1973 when it was diverged from Durg di...

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Hotels in Gondia

Gondia

5.4/7
32 Hotels

3.5 hours from
Raipur
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Sprawling over an area of 5,431 sq km, Gondia is located in the state of Maharashtra. P...

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Hotels in Amarkantak

Amarkantak

5.8/7
11 Hotels

4.5 hours from
Raipur
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Amarkantak is a pilgrim town and a Nagar Panchayat in Anuppur, Madhya Pradesh, India. T...

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Hotels in Janjgir

Janjgir

5.7/7
5 Hotels

3.5 hours from
Raipur
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Headquarters of the district of Janjgir-Champa, Janjgir is located in the state of Chha...

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Hotels in Amboli

Amboli

5.9/7
21 Hotels

4.5 hours from
Raipur
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I can't even find the words to describe the mesmerizing beauty of Amboli situated on th...

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Hotels in Sambalpur

Sambalpur

5.5/7
48 Hotels

5.5 hours from
Raipur
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I had been to Sambalpur by road in the month of June 2016. Sambalpur is a must-visit in...

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Hotels in Bandhavgarh

Bandhavgarh

6.0/7
69 Hotels

7.5 hours from
Raipur
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Our trip to Bandhavgarh in May 2008 was the first step of the never ending journey of D...

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Hotels in Jagdalpur

Jagdalpur

5.5/7
58 Hotels

5.5 hours from
Raipur
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Hi ,. I want to write a review regarding our one day trip to Chattisgarh on the eve of ...

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Hotels in Ambikapur

Ambikapur

5.4/7
26 Hotels

6.5 hours from
Raipur
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Ambikapur city is located in the Surguja District of the Chhattisgarh State. This city ...

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Hotels in Tadoba

Tadoba

5.7/7
16 Hotels

5.5 hours from
Raipur
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The jungle safari at Tadoba needs to be well planned. We booked our trip through Travel...

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Hotels in Araku Valley

Araku Valley

5.7/7
33 Hotels

9 hours from
Raipur
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The train ride to Arakku is awesome but be sure to book in advance and if possible rese...

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Hotels in Seoni

Seoni

5.5/7
28 Hotels

5.5 hours from
Raipur
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Located in the north-south section of Satpura plateau in the south of Jabalpur division...

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Hotels in Baikunthpur

Baikunthpur

5.8/7
4 Hotels

6 hours from
Raipur
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Baikunthpur is around 6 hours journey from Raipur, Raipur is capital of Chhattisgarh. B...

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Hotels in Hirakud

Hirakud

5.6/7
1 Hotels

5 hours from
Raipur
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A small town, Hirakud is situated in the Sambalpur region of Orissa, India. Located at ...

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Hotels in Kawardha

Kawardha

6.3/7
9 Hotels

2.5 hours from
Raipur
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The beautiful town of Kawardha is located in the district of Kabirdham in Chhattisgarh....

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Hotels in Dantewada

Dantewada

4.5/7
4 Hotels

6.5 hours from
Raipur
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Danteshwari temple is situated in the heart of Dantewada town, south-west of Jagdalpur,...

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Hotels in Wardha

Wardha

5.0/7
15 Hotels

5.5 hours from
Raipur
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Wardha is one of the 35 districts in the state of Maharashtra, which is located on the ...

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Hotels in Taptapani

Taptapani

5.9/7
1 Hotels

7.5 hours from
Raipur
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Taptapani is a hot water spring in the Eastern Ghats of Orissa in the district of Ganja...

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Hotels in Garhchiroli

Garhchiroli

5.5/7
1 Hotels

4.5 hours from
Raipur
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Markanda Temple is in Chamorshi Tahsil situated on the bank of the Wainganga river sout...

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Hotels in Bhandara

Bhandara

5.2/7
13 Hotels

3.5 hours from
Raipur
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Bhandara is one of the major administrative districts in Maharashtra, and is located in...

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Hotels in Jeypore

Jeypore

5.0/7
23 Hotels

6.5 hours from
Raipur
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Jeypore is one of the largest towns of Koraput district of Orissa. It is one of the imp...

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Hotels in Phulbani

Phulbani

5.9/7
6 Hotels

7.5 hours from
Raipur
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Phulbani is a town in the Kandhamal District of Orissa. Being surrounded by the River S...

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Raipur Weekend Getaways and Tourist Places to Visit

Go to tourist places to see in raipur

For travellers who crave to convert the usual weekends into mini vacations, there are myriad options for weekend getaways near Raipur and they don’t have to travel too far to reach these locations. From architectural sites to wildlife and nature, there is something for everyone. Below are some hand-picked weekend getaway options from Raipur.

Places to see within 100 kms

Bhilai located in Chhattisgarh and also known as the steel city, is home to India’s largest steel plant - Bhilai Steel Plant. It is also termed as a quiet city giving the tranquil serenity to soothe the mind and boasts of many tourist spots including picnic spots, historical sites and religious places. A perfect blend of man-made and natural miracles, Bhilai is also known for lush green and serene atmosphere. People belonging to different religions reside in this city. Distance between Bhilai and Raipur is about 33 kms by road.

About 11 km away is Durg, a city located in south-western part of Chhattisgarh which is steeped in culture and heritage in the form of Pandwani, a dance form. It’s a peaceful city with a lot of open spaces. Though an industrial city, Durg also has many tourist attractions like beautiful gardens, zoo, ancient temples and refreshing fountains. For those who are religious minded, a Jain shrine is a must-visit.

Tourist places within 200 kms

People who have a cultural bend of mind would find Kawardha, Janjgir as the fun weekend getaways near Raipur appealing to their taste as these places have a tribal culture.

Kawardha, a beautiful city in Chhattisgarh is located about 117 kms from Raipur, in the periphery of Maikal Hills very close to Kanha National Park. Here, nature is at its best with dense forests, cascading waterfalls and winding rivers. Tiny tribal hamlets fringe the city giving a traveller an out of the world experience. This district in Chhattisgarh provides everything from scenic beauty to historical sites to make your tour memorable.

Janjgir, situated in Chhattisgarh is known for its yearly cultural festival. Imprints of tribal culture make this city a paradise for culturally inclined people. The 12th century Vishnu temple with its stunning architecture is a sight to behold. Other important tourist attractions in Janjgir include Chandrahasini Devi Temple, Vishnu Mandir Temple, Pithampur Shiv Mandir and Metro Cinema.

Places to visit within 300 kms

Nature lovers, especially wildlife enthusiasts will find Kanha National Park, Jagdalpur and Amarkantak as perfect places to visit around Raipur.

Kanha National Park with its jungle safari and animal spotting is house to some rare species of tigers, leopards, swamp deer etc. and a perfec getaway from Raipur. The Ghat road along the dense forest with occasional views of wildlife provide a magnificent scenery. Being one off the largest parks in Madhya Pradesh, the park attracts tourists, both Indian and international. One can also spot royal Bengal tigers here easily.

Jagdalpur is a beautiful city in Chhattisgarh, located at a distance of 286 kms from Raipur. Making for a perfect getaway, Jagdalpur is blessed by mother nature with many waterfalls, hills and greenery all around. Chitrakoot falls give a taste of the Niagra Falls. Adventure enthusiasts can embark on a trek in this city.

Amarkantak on the other hand combines nature with Hindu pilgrimage. The region also has a rich cultural heritage. Three rivers emerge here – the Holy Narmada, the Johila and the Sone. Amarkantak welcomes Indian as well as international tourists throughout the year, majority of them being Hindu devotees who come to feel the holiness of atmosphere. Distance between Amarkantak and Raipur is about 205 kms by road.            

Other weekend getaways around Raipur

 Sambalpur and Tadoba are the ideal destinations around Raipur for laidback getaways.

Sambalpur, a getaway near Raipur, is an ancient town of Odisha with amazing beauty and cultural heritage. The place also has colourful wildlife, monuments, an array of waterfalls, hills and lush green forests. Tourists can own a finely crafted, world famous Sambalpuri saree. Some of the popular tourist attractions in Sambalpur include the Hirakud Dam, Ushakothi Wildlife Sanctuary, Debrigarh Wildlife Sanctuary and Cattle Island.

Tadoba houses the Tiger National Park with a high population of tigers. Sighting a tiger is very common for visitors here. Being one of the oldest and largest national park in India, it has many species like deer, bison, hyenas, jackals and sambar. Located in Chandrapur district of Maharashtra state, and about 364 kms from Raipur, it serves as a perfect getaway for wildlife lovers. 



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