Situated to the north-west of Jashpur Nagar
, Amakona is in Jashpur District
. Located near the state’s border with Jharkhand
, the town lies to the south-east of Ambikapur
and to the north of Kunkuri. Sakardih, Sanna, Korea and Budhgaon are the towns in the neighborhood.
Asia's second largest Catholic Church, Mahagirja Ghar, situated at Kunkuri, is a major point of attraction nearby. Ranidah Waterfall and Bhringraj Waterfall are eye-catching cascades which should not be missed.
is at Raipur
and major railhead