Bhilai

Bhilai, officially called Bhilai Nagar, is a city in the district of Durg, Chhattisgarh, in eastern central India. The city is known for its steel and chemical industry, notably the Bhilai Steel Plant. Being the economic hub of the Durg district as well as the state of Chattisgarh, Bhilai provides a unique combination of natural and man made miracles for the travellers.

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Bhilai Steel Plant
19.1 kms from Bhilai city limits
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The 'Bhilai Steel Plant' is one of the major attractions of Bhilai specially known for its mechanical provisions. It is located at a distance of 19. 1 kms from Bhilai Nagar Railway Station.

The Bhilai Steel Plant is famous for its iron and steel plant and is the only steel city in the state of Chhattisgarh. It was setup followed by the inauguration of the first blast furnace by then president of India, Dr. Rajendra Prasad, on 4 February 1955 with the help of Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR). It is majorly like a tech savvy crowd magnet which is evenly explored by the peop...

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Chandi Mandir is a Hindu temple near Chandigarh, India, dedicated to Chandi, the goddess of power. It is about 15 kms from the city of Chandigarh, which was named after the temple. The temple is situated amidst beautiful surroundings and the backdrop of the Shivalik hills.

The state of Chhattisgarh is a region with tremendous historical, religious and archaeological importance. The ancient look of the temple and the aura of the goddess of power attract visitors to its grandeur. The temple has statues of various Hindu deities including Chandi, Radha – Krishna, Hanuman, Shiva and Ram...

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The 'Civic Center' is one of the most fascinating shopping location in Bhilai, it is the oldest one and the most famous shopping center present here. It is located at a distance of 2. 4 km from Bhilai Nagar Railway Station.

The Civic Center is also called as the Indira Palace and with the time and increasing competition among the shopping hubs, has made a drastic change to its infrastructure and comes up with various provisions for almost all sort of shopping. Thus, due to its all such amenities that it offers it has become super famous among the visitors and is now also known as '...

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The 'Ganga Maiya Temple' is a temple depicted to Godess Ganga and is a very famous temple of Jhalmala. It is located at a distance of 61. 1 kms from Bhilai Nagar Railway Station.

The Ganga Maiya Temple was built by Shri Bhikam Chand Tawri, actually according to the historic story the idol here was received by a fisherman and thus he was the one to consider it as a goddess and started praying the idol. It was then shifted in to a cement constructed temple by Shri Bhikam Chand Tawri giving a proper and beautiful temple to the idol of the goddess. The temple is situated on the banks o...

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God krishna's statue is located at the heart of bhilai, the civic center area, chattisgarh.

The statue is historical landmark. The statue is of the arjun's rath. The statue is the significant of the time when lord krishna were guiding arjun in the epic mahabharata. It was created in the 2000s. It is the central attraction of the civic center. It is located inside the park. It is good place to hangout. The area is well lightened. There are benches to sit, relax and seek peace of mind while looking at lord krishna and arjuna. The work of this rath is very creative and artistic as w...

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Hindi Bhawan, Bhilai
Within Bhilai city limits

Hindi bhawan is located in Bhilai, chattisgarh.

Hindi bhawan was established in 1997. It is one of the most sought after one banqueting facilities in the city. It was setup with a view to provide an elegant and superior banqueting space to cater to the varied requirements of their clients. Whatever the celebrations may be, big or small, it is this firm's endevour to make each celebration, arousing success. It is one of the preferential venue partners to host corporate events, intimate gatherings and ceremonies like birthday bashes, mehendi, haldi, weddings or receptions. Occupyin...

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Jagannath Mandir, Bhilai
4.8 kms from Bhilai city limits
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The 'Jagannath Mandir' is a very famous temple in Bhilai which mainly includes the Hindu deities. It is located at a distance of 4. 8 kms from the Bhilai Nagar Railway Station.

The Jagannath Mandir is a temple where Lord Jagganath, Lord Balabhadra and Goddess Subhadra are worshipped and along with this the locality also comes up with a temple of Lord Shiva. Thus, this place is full of worshippers and devotees all around the area. The place highlights the Indian culture and religious values and it being a portion of exploration among the tourists, they are seen here in quite a large...

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Jubilee Park,Bhilai
Within Bhilai city limits
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Jubilee Park is located at Sector 6, Bhilai, Chhattisgarh.

The Jubilee Park offers a peaceful environment in the lap of Mother Nature where greenery blooms to glory. The Park provides amusement to the children and an active form of diversion from their hectic academic schedules helping them relax and rewind. For the adults a walk through the gardens and parks after a strenuous day in the industries can help rejuvenate and refresh the mind as well as the body.

There is nothing more relaxing and rejuvenating that spending a quiet time with family and friends in a beautifu...

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Within the city limit of Bhilai, about 20 mins from the Bhilai Steel Plant, one can find the Maitri Bagh, one of the best picnic spot in Chhattisgarh. Maitri means Friendship and Bagh Means Garden. Maitri Bagh is really a "Friendship Garden" and was established as symbol of India USSR friendship. It is the biggest zoo in the region. The zoo comprises 111 acres (44. 94 ha) of park lands. Its was developed and maintained by Bhilai Steel Plant, SAIL.

The entrance of Maitri Bagh is marked by two artificial giraffes, colliding their heads with each other. The Maitri Bagh Zoo in Bhilai i...

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Nehru Art Gallery, Bhilai
Within Bhilai city limits
Art

The 'Nehru Art Gallery' in Bhilai is a place where arts are encouraged and many art related programs are conducted. It�s located at a distance of 2. 4 km from the Bhilai Nagar Railway Station.

The Nehru Art Gallery is being taken care of by the Bhilai Steel Plant. It is a place where young talents are encouraged to come up with new and innovative artistic modules and they are being portraited later on. This place was initially a super market in its late 60's but now has converted in to an art gallery. The construction of the gallery is also artistic and it carries the look of an ...

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Nehru Park, Bhilai
Within Bhilai city limits
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Nehru park is located at the civic center, bhilai.

Nehru park is the property of Bhilai Steel Plant. The park is used to showcase talent of young artists. As the park is situated in the civic center, it has become a hub for youngsters who throng to this place in the evening. The nehru park gets a great foot fall during the evening time. This place was earlier a super market during the late 60s. Also it was cooperative super market of those times when the concept of super market had not been introduced to india. Later this super market was shifted to a new building. This facility ...

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The 'Pasharwnath Tirth' temple in Narpura is one of the famous Jain temples in this area. It is located at a distance of 21. 4 kms from Bhilai Nagar Railway Station.

The Pasharwnath Tirth temple is dedicated to 23rd Tirthankar (Jain Saint) Parshwanath and is a place which represents the presence of Parshwanath around 3000 year ago. This temple is also known as Shri Uwassaggaharam Parshwa Tirth among the locals, where ‘Uwassaggaharam’ means the emancipator of all evils. The temple is having a very nice build, it is made of white marble and is also having great carvings around. It is...

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Prachin Kila, Dhamdha
35 kms from Bhilai city limits
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Dhamdha is famous for ancient palace called Prachin Killa and temple. It is situated on the Durg-Bemetara road with 35 Kms from the district of Bhilai. Dhamdha is a small town in Durg district of Chhattisgarh in India.

Served as a seat of Gondwana dynasty attraction in the city is the old palatial building structure, which is known as Prachin Kila. The Prachin kila is of historical importance It is an old palace. A famous mandir is also situated down this road which is quit famous amoungs the local residents.

For tourists, the place accommodates several restaurants and ...

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The 'Shiva Mandir' here in Deobalod is an ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is located at a distance of 16. 1 kms from Bhilai Nagar Railway Station.

The Shiva Mandir was built here long back during the 5th century. The temple being very old is considered to be sacred by the locals here. The linga present here in the garbhagriha is also from those days and thus is monumented and prayed with lot more dedication. This place is a heritage to lots of other temples which are nearby the Shiva Mandir. Tourists can explore other temples as well if they are visiting here. Other than...

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Sita Maiya Temple, Siyadevi
80 kms from Bhilai city limits
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Lying amid a picturesque location, Siyadevi is known for its Sita Maiya Temple. The Siya Devi Temple Chhattisgarh is located 80 kms from Bhilai. This place is famous for Sita Maiya's temple, situated in the heart of greenery of natural jungle. This site is a perfect combination of pilgrimage with tourism. This site has some of the most important temples of the district. People have great dignity for Siya-devi temple as the holy pilgrimage

Siyadevi Temple is dedicated to Goddess Sita, wife of Lord Ram and it is said that Lord Rama along with Sita and Laxman visited this place during ...

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Tandula Dam
67 kms from Bhilai city limits
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Among the famous places in Bhilai, Tandula Dam located at Balod in Durg, Bhilai, Chhattisgarh, is one of the best tourist places in Bhilai. It originates from the mountains of Bhanupratapur of Kanker district. Tandula Dam is also one of the famous places in Bhilai to visit for holidays with your family or friends. It is located at a distance of 67 kms from Bhilai.

The Tandula dam was constructed near the confluence of the Sukha Nala and Tandula rivers and the construction work was completed in 1912. The dam has a catchment area of 827. 2 sq. kms and a storage capacity of around 31...

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