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Visited this place with my family. Very small temple but beautiful structure completely made by... read more

Reviewed April 13, 2018
Visit only if you love history

Do not visit the town for a picnic, you'll get bored. If you love history, there are many places to... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2018
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On the Mahanadi river | Barnawapara sanctuary, Sirpur, India
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Reviewed April 13, 2018

Visited this place with my family. Very small temple but beautiful structure completely made by Rocks. From a distance, The stair taking up to top looks like a Wave which is quite amazing. This temple is basically Shiva Temple. It was found in the year...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Do not visit the town for a picnic, you'll get bored. If you love history, there are many places to see especially the Buddhist sites. The pillars are made from the rocks from the river bed and they do contain the fossils of some species....More

Thank spectre69
Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

Excellent place to be for history lovers. There are lots of scope for the government to focus on tourism. Really sad to see the state of the place. Government should invest more to maintain these places.

Thank KobidS1
Reviewed November 30, 2017

Surang Tila was built more than thirteen centuries ago. It is located at Sirpur which is known as the ancient temple town in Chhattisgarh. It is an amazing architecture of ancient times. The steps near the ground are in a sea wave like shape.

Thank arunkk1
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Surang Tila is one of the recent excavations at Sirpur, the ancient temple town in Chhattisgarh. The main attraction is a longish staircase in which some steps near the ground are in a wave like shape. When and how this happened is not clear. My...More

Thank lalitsurjan
Reviewed June 21, 2017

Dedicated to Lord Shiva, the Surang Tila Temple is situated on the banks of the River Mahanadi in the historical town of Sirpur and excavated by the archaeological department only recently. It's quite an amazing architecture considering it was built more than 13 centuries ago...More

1  Thank svishwamitra
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Saurabh Tila is place where you can feel about ancient things. Have a guide to know all ancient information , main drawback about surang tila place is that all guides done have proper n accurate knowledge about sirpur and its history. If u wanna enjoy...More

1  Thank 489aamitb
Reviewed October 3, 2016

Archaeological Department has dug out this place which is becoming popular tourist place day by day in Chhattisgarh.

Thank nikhil0210
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Nice place to visit near Raipur historical place good statue and archaeological museum surrounded by forest its ancient city

Thank honeypune
Reviewed January 19, 2016

Sirpur is a historical town in Mahasamund district in the state of Chhattisgarh 78 km away from Raipur and 35 km from Mahasamund city[2] on the banks of the river Mahanadi.[3] The town of Sirpur (aka Shirpur) has been mentioned in ancient epigraphic records, dating...More

3  Thank desai66
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