The beautiful mountains are situated at 18°39’20″N 81°12’45″E. One can really enjoy the greenery of the place in the heaven climate. Bailadila Mountains are known for having rich deposits of iron ore. There are 14 reserves identified in the mountains, but out of them only 3 are in working condition. This place is rich in mineral ores and has been converted into an industrial site. It has been segregated into two zones, namely the Bacheli and the Kirandul.
The ‘Baila Dila’ in the local language means the hump of an ox in the local language. The several mountain ranges are in the shape of the hump, therefore the name has been after this. The Aakash Nagar is located on the topmost peak of this mountain is located. The iron ore mines are also situated here. One more attraction of this place is the Kailash Nagar, which has deposits of Blue Dust, a blue coloured iron ore. From Dantewada, the tourists can easily reach the place through private taxis and buses.