Raigarh is the cultural capital of Chhattisgarh and a growing industrial city. Raigarh is home to the world's second largest and India's largest sponge iron plants and 62 other industries. Renowned worldwide for Kosa (a fine quality silk), Raigarh is a beautiful heritage city located in the state of Chhattisgarh. The musical lineage of the city is popular worldwide that includes popular dance forms like Kathak and the annual classical music concert named as Chakradhar Samaroh. Winter is the best season to visit Raigarh.
Seasons in Raigarh
Winters in Raigarh
November is when the winter season starts in this industrial hub of Chhattisgarh. Temperatures drop to as low as 8°C during the season making the weather in the city extremely pleasant to visit during this time. Winter begins to descend in February.
Summers in Raigarh
The summer season of Raigarh is generally avoided by tourists as it is extremely hot. But Raigarh offers some magnificent attractions that magnetize people even during scorching summer. The summer begins to show its presence in March and lasts till May. Day temperature ranges between 29 °C and 45°C during these months.
Monsoon in Raigarh
Monsoon is experienced during June to mid October in Raigarh. Moderate to heavy rainfall is the characteristic of the season.
Places to see in Raigarh
A travel guide to Raigarh is incomplete without a mention of its rich heritage and culture. The city is a perfect tourist destination to visit that boasts of various popular sightseeing spots for people interested in religion and adventure. Places like Ram Jharna, Shri Shyam Mandir and Gomarda Wildlife Sanctuary are the favourite amongst all other places.