Widely known as the Rice Bowl of India, Bilaspur is located in the state of Chhattisgarh and is the second most highly developed town in India. Situated on a ridge 860 ft above sea level, it is positioned on the banks of River Arpa. It is 111 Kms away from state’s capital towards the north- east of Chhattisgarh. Bilaspur is visited majorly by locals of the state as well as tourists from all over the country.
The place is known all over the world for its several different varieties of Mangoes, Saris, Aromatic Doobraj rice, Handloom woven Kosa Silk and also for its rich and diverse culture. It is very famous for its captivating sightseeing places which attract the tourists from all over the world. Some of the popular and must see attractions of the city include Khadia Dam, Kutaghat Dam, Markandeya Ji and Shri Naina Devi Temple etc.