Jagdalpur, in the Bastar District of Chhattisgarh, attracts tourists to the majestic Chitrakoot Falls. The third largest falls in the country, it is also called the ‘Niagara of India’. The Kanger Valley National Park and the Kailash and Kotumsar Caves will help you reconnect with nature. The local ‘haat’ (market) every Sunday, at closeby Narayanpur, is also worth a visit. The Bastar wooden art, carved in the furniture, reflects the local culture and traditions. Bell Metal art or Dhokra metal casting is the local handicraft here, where the alloy of 2 metals is beautifully crafted into idols and designs. The best time to visit Jagdalpur is between November and February, when the weather is relatively cool.
The nearest airport is the Visakhapatnam Airport, some 195 km away. It has 20 check-in counters, duty-free shops, snack bars, child-care centres, customs and immigration counters and a lounge for VIP passengers. Jagdalpur is easily accessible from Visakhapatnam. There is a daily train which takes 9 hours to reach. By road, it is about 4 hours.
Flights from Jagdalpur to major Indian cities
Jet Airways, Air India, Indigo Airlines and SpiceJet are some of the leading domestic airlines with flights from Visakhapatnam. These domestic airlines connect Visakhapatnam to all major Indian cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore and Kolkata, either on direct flights or hopping connections. Some of these flights have stopovers at Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Kolkata, Delhi, Bhopal, Indore, Udaipur, Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Mumbai or Bangalore before proceeding to their destination. The inflight services include complimentary meals on Air India and Jet Airways, temperature control systems and engaging reading material on-board. Traveling from Visakhapatnam has become easy with the use of the Yatra app, which helps you find cheap tickets and convenient flight schedules.
Flights from Jagdalpur to major International cities
Travel to New York from Visakhapatnam on your next vacation on SilkAir, Air India
, Jet Airways
, British Airways
, Emirates, Etihad Airlines
and Singapore Airlines
. Marvel at the Crown Jewels when you visit London on Jet Airways, Air India, Emirates, British Airways, Etihad Airlines and Lufthansa
. Singapore, a popular tourist destination is served by Jet Airways, Air India, SilkAir and Singapore Airlines from Visakhapatnam. Fly to Sydney on Air India, Singapore Airlines, Jet Airways and SilkAir. The stopovers are at New Delhi, London, Paris, Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Abu Dhabi, Zurich, Colombo, Kuala Lumpur, Chennai, Raipur, Darwin, Mumbai, Singapore, Melbourne, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Hong Kong, Dubai, Bangkok, Brisbane and Canberra.
Most international airlines serve mouth-watering meals on fine crockery and with fine cutlery. Alcohol is served on most of these flights. The in-seat entertainment options include movies, games and music. Roomy seats and ample leg-space in the cabin make for comfortable travel memories.
To know more about flight schedules
, and for your other travel-related queries, please check out Yatra.com
. It has the lowest fare-finder
option to locate the cheapest air-tickets. It allows you to web check-in to ensure a seamless travel experience.