Being a hill station it is pleasant almost throughout the year. In winter, the nights can get a bit chilly though. The best time to go to Chikhaldara is post-monsoon. It is truly spectacular at this time of the year with lush greenery, waterfalls and the lake full with water.
By Road: Paratwada-Chikhaldara, 30 km.
Amravati-Chikaldara, 90 km.
Mumbai-Chikaldara, 763 km. Nagpur-Chikhaldara, 230 km.
By Air: Nearest airport is Nagpur, 230 km.
By Rail: railway station Amravati 90 km and Badnera 95km
Hill Station Points
Malviya or Sunrise Point
Bhima-kund or Kitchakdari
Bir (Vir) Dam
Gardens and Museums
Gugamal National Park
Melghat Tiger Reserve
Semadhoh Tiger Project
There are many spectacular places in and around the town. Chikhaldara is situated in Melghat-Kolkas Wildlife Sanctuary and also Project Tiger, hence affording an excellent opportunity for nature lovers and wild life photographers. Semadoh and Dhakna are two places where one can enjoy a jungle safari and tiger spotting after getting registered at the Forest Department Office. Gypsies and safari guides are also available at these places.
- Melghat Project Tiger has established a major T.I.C. (Tourist Information Centre) in Amravati, Semadoh, Harisal, Gullarghat, and Chikhaldara.