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Chikhaldara Hill Station and Hotel Resorts India

Splendours In Isolation
Chikhaldara hill station is located in Amaravati district of Vidarbha region. The only hill destination in the Vidarbha region offers you an abundance of wildlife, viewpoints, lakes and waterfalls. It is named after "Keechaka". This is the place where Bheema killed villainous Keechaka and threw him into the valley. It thus came to be known as "Keechakadara" - "Chikhaldara" is its corruption.


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Chikhaldara is the sole hill resort in the Vidarbha region, situated at an altitude of 1,118 m and has the added distinction of being the only coffee-growing area in Maharashtra. Chikhaldara is full of deep valleys, and these valleys are full of velvet mist and majestic trees. All this makes it a very popular summer retreat. With abundance of natural scenery, exciting wildlife, breathtaking waterfalls and a placid lake, the beauty of Chikhaldara is overwhelming. The climate is always breezy and walking on the clouds often becomes a reality. Maharashtra Tourism and travel has taken special efforts to develop Chkhaldara hills as fine holiday resorts offering best hotel accommodations and well furnished hill resorts.

Chikhaldara Travel Attractions

Only Coffee Growing Area In Maharashtra And Sole Hill Resort In The Vidarbha Region.

How To Get There

763-km from Mumbai by road, Sitatedu in Vidharbha region closest to Badnera (18km away) railway station is Chikaldhara, known for its scenic beauty and the Dhakna-Kolkaz National Park and Melghat Tiger Project (in close vicinity).
By Air
Nearest airport is Akola 150-km.
By Rail
Nearest railway station is Badnera at 110-km on the Central Railway branch line.
By Road
Nearest bus depot is Amravathi 100-km. Regular State Transport buses connect Chikhaldara to Amravati, Nagpur, Wardha, Akola and other cities of the state.

Hotel Resorts and Places To Stay in Chikhaldara

The MTDC has many hotel resorts in Chikhaldara with excellent accommodation facilities. Othert options include Economy Loges, Semadoh Forest Lodge, and Luxury Hotels Stay.

General Information About Chikhaldara

Location
Amaravati District Of Vidarbha Region, Maharashtra.
Main Tourist Attractions
Melghat Tiger Project And Dhakana - Kolkaz National Park.
Best Time
Chikaldhara's cool breezy climate makes it an excellent hill resort and must place to visit in summer. Best Time To Visit to visit is from October to June.

Prime Attractions and Places to Visit in Amarvati

Chikhaldara Wildlife Sanctuary
Chikhaldara Wildlife tour will take you to Amaravati district of Vidarbha region. This sanctuary is named after "Keechaka".The main attractions of Tourists includes Panthers, Sloth Bears, Sambar, and Wild Boar. One can even spot Wild Dogs over here.
Gugamal National Park
Melghat Tiger Reserve is located in Chikhaldara and Dharni tehsils of Amaravati district in Satpura hill range. This tiger reserve of 1676.93-sq-km is one of the last remaining habitats of Indian tiger in Maharashtra.
Melghat Tiger Reserve
Melghat Tiger Reserve is located in Chikhaldara and Dharni tehsils of Amaravati district in Satpuda hill range. This tiger reserve of 1676.93-sq-km is one of the last remaining habitats of Indian tiger in Maharashtra.
Wan Sanctuary
Wan sanctuary is located in Melghat area of Amravati District. It is an extension to the Melghat Sanctuary on southeastern part. This area is part and parcel of Melghat and is rich in floral and fauna biodiversity. The hilly rugged terrain possesses Tropical Dry Deciduous forests.

There are fine hotels and jungle resorts one can opt for while on your wild life tour. If interested you can choose wildlife resorts inside the jungle premises or else near the sanctuaries and resorts there are many budge hotels also good star hotles that can cater your needs