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Amazing atmosphere and unfortgettable experience...ok, you can't compare it to varanasi ones but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mark B
Cesena, Italy

Nice place. Bhakti sadhana ke liye ye bahut hi a6ii jgah haii sath hi yaha se jo mandakini nadi... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
yashwant k
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Mandakini River, Chitrakoot, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing atmosphere and unfortgettable experience...ok, you can't compare it to varanasi ones but it's a wonderful experience all the same because it's so genuine

1  Thank Mark B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place. Bhakti sadhana ke liye ye bahut hi a6ii jgah haii sath hi yaha se jo mandakini nadi bhati hai ur vo sam ki aarti ka najara it's osm. Day of Amavasya lot of people visited.

Thank yashwant k
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Very easy to walk around, inexpensive to hire a boat, watch Ram Ghat Aarti, take a dip in the Holy Mandakini river, if u like. I was once in my life a scientific student of Tulsi Ramayan. I consider Ramayan to be the most important...More

2  Thank rsgreetings
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely place. Liked the boating adventure and Arti on the ghat. The boats are well decorated and comfortable. You will feel the presence of divine here A must visit.

1  Thank ashoklko56
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Best River ghat. One of the best thing is that River is so clean you can see River bed. You can have boat riding with beautiful fish. Must visit id you are in chitrakoot.

1  Thank santosh s
Reviewed 5 February 2018

must visit place in chitrakoot ,one will get a chance to experience local life , local worship and if you are during Aarti time you can also see nice ritual activity

Thank atulsinghbaghel
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

It is one of the best places in Chitrakoot. Situated in the city. With major hotels nearby. Plz do visit in evening for aarti of mandakani river and ride. With tasty samosa and chat nearby. 4 temples are situated there

Thank vjymtwn
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Shri Ram was in 'VANVAS' for 14 years.Out of 14, for 11 years he stayed at Chitrakoot. As the story goes, Shri Ram along with Sita & Laxmana started from Ayodhya . He reached the ashram of great sage Bhardwaj & asked him where he...More

4  Thank MADHAVI B
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Wherever you are in Chitrakoot all day, come to Ramghat in the evening and believe me it will be memorable.take a boat ride and all the tiredness will be gone by the time the ride ends. Feel the spiritual atmosphere during the arti which is...More

Thank sanjaywari
Reviewed 14 October 2017

You can take a boat tour in the evening after sunset. They will take you to the Ram temple on the other side for arathi, Hanuman temple and show the Mandakini arathi and drop you back. They may charge you Rs. 75/-. The trip could...More

Thank KamalaSeshadri
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31 January 2018|
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Response from sanjaywari | Reviewed this property |
There are many places both in up part of the Chitrakoot (karwi and Sitapur)as well as mp part of the Chitrakoot.starting from mp there are two places run by mp tourism,tourist bungalow which is just beside ramghat and... More
7 March 2016|
Response from terrythy | Reviewed this property |
Overnight Chambal Express 12177 is direct or any train through Satna and then to Chitrakoot by road.