Asia's biggest waterfall in India
Chitrakoot Falls are located 38kms west of Jagdalpur. The Falls are formed by the waters of River Indirawati. Falling at an height of 96 ft, these are most sought after falls in the local area. The magnanimity of the Falls can be found with the huge voice they produce in the rainy months of mid – July to mid September.
Chitrakoot Falls are located in Chitrakoot which also happens to a religious pilgrimage of Hindus. Thousand s of pilgrimers who come here for Hari Darshan take a round about of the falls. Sitting here for hours gives them a sense of relief from the long walks they had taken to reach this place.
Chitrakoot Falls are also a favorite picnic spot for many. But one has to maintain a sufficient of half a kilometer from the falls as the speed of the Falls is very much. One has to be very cautious in the rainy season as the rocks surrounding the Falls happen to be greasy and slippery in this season. Chitrakoot Falls are known for their picturesque surroundings. This makes them a good place for Photography.
Most of the travellers come here to find peace and tranquility. In the morning hours, you can find people doing Holistic Therapies like Meditation. Various Ayurvedic Centers like Aroyadham are located near the Chitrakoot Falls. One has to be very cautious as the stream of water is very fast flowing.