Join us on a 5 nights and 6 days holiday to Bastar, a remote tribal district in the state of Chhattisgarh! Dense forests, innumerable waterfalls and a unique tribal culture – this is what awaits you on a trip to Bastar!
We have specially packaged this holiday for all women’s groups and for those who want to explore the rugged district without roughing it out!
*If this holiday is taken in February 2019, there is a good chance of catching a local festival – Madai– as well!

The Plan

Day 1 –

  • Arrival at Raipur and immediately depart for Jagdalpur. On the way, experience the steep turns of the Keshkal Valley, which is also considered as the Gateway to Bastar.
  • We will make a quick stop at Kondagaon so that you can witness the making of the traditional crafts of Belmetal and Wrought Iron. The artisans are the indigenous people of Bastar, who still adopt the process which is in prevalence since the time of Harappan civilisation. Get the opportunity to interact with the local community and learn about their age-old craft.
  • Stay at resort in Chitrakote.

Day 2 –

  • Open your eyes with the beautiful sunrise of Chitrakote waterfalls. After breakfast, we will go to Dantewada.
  • On the way to Dantewada, we will see the tribal memory pillars, visit the city of temples and lakes Barsoor which have also been mentioned in Ramayana.
  • Visit to some of the unexplored waterfalls of Bastar – Tamda Ghumar waterfalls, Mehndri Ghumar and enjoy the valley view.
  • Back to the resort.
  • We organise a dance programme by tribals from the Madiya tribe on this evening. It will be an amazing experience.
  • Stay at resort in Chitrakote.
  • All Women’s Trip to Bewitching Bastar

Day 3 –

  • See the widest waterfall – Chitrakote Waterfall. We take you for an adventurous boat ride right after.
  • Visit to the 1000 years old Narayanpal temple built by Nagvanshi King. Visit Anthropology and Archeological Museum.
  • Highlight of the day is the visit the weekly tribal market, a busy, vibrant market where tribals from nearby areas come to sell and buy produce.
    Stay at hotel in Kanger Valley/Jagdalpur.

Day 4 –

  • Start the day with a open jeep Safari at “Kanger Valley National Park”, the most beautiful and
    densest national park, well known for its biodiversity with picturesque landscape, magnificent waterfalls, and home for the “BASTAR HILL MYNA”, the state bird of Chhattisgarh. The most exciting part is visiting the natural caves (ready to dirty your clothes) and “Kutomsar Cave”.
  • Get cosy with cascading Tirathgarh waterfall that falls from a height of 300ft. forming seven waterfalls.
  • Meditate with nature and swim at the natural pool.
  • Stay at hotel in Kanger Valley/Jagdalpur.

Day 5 –

  • Early morning village visit. Spend time with the brave Dhurwa tribes (the hero of the famous rebellion Gundadhur was from Dhurva tribe) and Bhatra tribes and see how they play their hands with the bamboo crafts which is being used in their life.
  • Visit the interior village of Kanker where you will find the 10,000 year old rock painting depicting aliens and UFOs.
  • Stay at hotel in Raipur.

Day 6 –

  • Departure day.

Inclusions

  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis in star category hotels
  • All meals
  • All transfers by comfortable vehicle (AC Innova/Scorpio/equivalent)
  • Activities including boating, jungle safari
  • All sightseeingEntry Charges as applicable
  • Guide Charges
  • Tribal Dance
  • Trip Leader

Exclusions

  • Travel cost to and from Raipur
  • Adventure sports at Chitrakote waterfalls
  • Camera charges at Kanger Valley National Park
  • Beverages, shopping and expenses of a personal nature
  • Any other cost which is not mentioned in the package

Trip Leader

In addition to a guide, the group is led by Trip Leader, Ritu. She is the founder of our company and an avid traveller. She keeps the group together as a cohesive unit while looking after individual needs (even whims, sometimes).

Payment Terms

75% package cost in advance and 25% one week prior to departure. Cancellation rules apply.

Ways to Reach Raipur

Raipur is the capital of Chhattisgarh. There are direct Flights from all cities of India to Raipur. There are also many trains.

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