With the aura of divine presence of Devi Ambika prevalent in each and every pore of this city, Ambikapur in Chattishgarh is a destination of religious, cultural and historical importance. Proving its enriched culture are cave and temples depicting the mythology of Lord Rama’s stay here during his exile from Ayodhya.
Mahamaya Temple dedicated to Goddess Durga is a well preserved temple that has great religious significance that attracts everybody who visits Ambikapur. A scenic location with a hill near it, it is very peaceful here. Visit it during Navratra’s when it is decorated delightfully with colorful lights and flowers.
Near Ambikapur are a lot of tourist attractions, main amongst them are Ramgarh and Sita bengra, where Ram-Sita and Laxman spend their exile and hence has sacred importance. Take a dip in the Tattapani, a hot water spring known for its healing qualities and rejuvenate yourself.
Not to be missed are also the Jogimara Caves and the picturesque Ramgir Mountains.