Location of Amrit Dhara Waterfall
Amrit Dhara is situated at a distance of 17 kilometres from Chirmiri. The waterfall is ideally located on the Manendragarh-Baikunthpur road. The fall is situated at a distance of 7 kilometres from Nagpur.
Geography of Amrit Dhara Waterfall
The Amrit Dhara Waterfall's coordinates are 23 degree 19'55 N 82 degree 19'14 E. The climate is dry and temperature ranges between maximum 40 degree C and minimum 30 degree C. The climate of Koriya district is quite pleasant with mild summers and cool winters.
History of Amrit Dhara Waterfall
This Amrit Dhara waterfall in Koriya district is also famous for a Shiva temple. Around the spot, a very famous mela is held every year. This mela was started by Ramanuj Pratap Singh Judeo, who was the King of Koriya State, in the year 1936. The fair takes place in the event of Mahashiva Ratri and lakhs of devotees come to the fair. The area is also famous as a picnic spot, particularly for families. The beauty of the place enchants every visitor and attracts them to visit the place on and often.
Elements of Amrit Dhara Waterfall
Amrit Dhara Waterfall falls from a height of about 80 to 90 feet and is around 10 to 15 feet wide. The clear water that flows down from the waterfall creates a delightful misty ambience in the region. The point from where the water falls is wrapped in a cloudy atmosphere. The waterfall is surrounded by sprawling flora and fauna and the path to the waterfall is covered with small rocks and pebbles. The area near the waterfall serves as a well known picnic and recreation spot. The dark forests present here have a prosperous flora and fauna too. The climate of Koriya is quite pleasant. The calm summers and cool winters make Koriya District an appropriate place to visit throughout the year.
Attractions of Amrit Dhara Waterfall
The spot where Amrit Dhara Waterfall is located is also celebrated for a very favourable Shiva temple. Around this spot a very famed mela is held every year. The surrounding is also a well-known picnic spot. People go for picnic or family get together to this place.
Visiting information of Amrit Dhara Waterfall
To visit the Amrit Dhara Waterfall, nearest airport is Swami Vivekananda Airport Raipur. Nearest railway station is Manendragarh. It is 15 kilometres from the town Manendragarh and buses or taxis are available to Nagpur. From Nagpur taxis are available to the fall.