One of the best things about Bastar is its simplicity. You won’t find much commercialization once you reach here. God created the magic and it still pretty much remains the same : )
“Turn up the volume of the music system and switch on the lights” said the driver as soon as we entered the Kanker region.
“Why, have we entered the Naxalite region?” I asked out of curiosity.
“Don’t use that word again!” I heard from someone sitting at the back. “You can use the word ‘Daadi’ to refer to them”.
Apparently, these are some of the general, or jungle rules to be followed if you’re planning on visiting Bastar.
Route:1) From Durg, ChhattisgarhDurg – Dhamtari – Charama – Keskal – Kondagaon – Jagdalpur.Or2) From Raipur, the capital of ChhattisgarhRaipur Abhanpur road to start with and then reach NH43 and then follow the above route Dhamtari-Charama….!!
The Ghats of Keskal:The route we took was NH43 and along the way you will encounter the ghats of Keskal. This stretch, full of blind curves and ascents, will charm and thrill you at the same time – there are 12 such turns.
Nature at its best: