Wednesday 23 February 2022

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Discovering Odisha - The best kept secrets of Odisha and Odisha Tourism

Discovering Odisha - The best kept secrets of Odisha and Odisha Tourism  

Odisha tourism

When it comes to Ecotourism the Excellent state of Odisha  is counted as India's best kept secret. If you have had the privilege of visiting Odisha , you would agree that it is the land of cathartic, spiritual experiences, and Immortal architecture of Odisha  .  Odisha also has a rich artistic Heritage, but do you know that? It's also a fun place to explore with beaches, wildlife sanctuaries and a good scene like no other over the next six weeks. Odisha is one of the best tourism Destination in India .We will embark on a Any of this covering for the shop. Discovering Odisha one of the interesting task

History of Odisha  

Odisha is located in the eastern part of India. The state of Odisha was officially formed in the first of April 1936. But its illustrious history dates back to centuries ago . Rich in Heritage. Odisha is home to a plethora of ancient temples, blenders monuments and other architectural  wonders.  Together these Exquisite structures, radiate Beauty and power .

Under the dynamic leadership of honourable Chief Minister - Odisha transformed to a new heights in tourism sector. Therefore we call it the best Kept secret of Odisha .

 Art and Architecture of Odisha 

 Odisha is the land of ancient temples and historical wonders. Bhubaneswar is the capital city is dotted with more than 700 Exquisite temples earning it the moniker the city of temples. The Monuments are not just restricted to places of worship. They are of immense historical significance and step testament to the Glorious architecture heritage of the state.  

You can visit them for their mythological importance or like me to Simply marveled at their architectural Splendor.

with its intricately carved temples. Odisha is a treasure Trove for architecture enthusiasts. While many of them are living temples. Some have been declared Heritage monuments. the place where the language of stone surpasses the language of man .

The Konark Temple Of Odisha

Ravindranath Tagore -  once described the Sun Temple also known as the konark temple built in the 13th century. It's listed as a UNESCO world heritage site, an outstanding example of Temple architecture . The Sun Temple attract tourists from around the world.  This temple built by King Narsimha Deva. The temple is the sign of the shape of a colossal Chariot with seven galloping horses and 12 pairs of Wheels carrying the mythical Sun god, The architectural Excellence transfers you to another era. The structure Symmetry and elaborate detailing have the power can leave you Spellbound. 


The Jagannath Temple Puri of Odisha 

The Jagannath temple in Puri is known the world over for its annual  Ratha yatra. The temple is home to Lord Jagannath – which  translates to Lord of the universe. The Majestic Jagannath Temple is one of the prominent Char dham pilgrimage sites in India, and it sees a huge footfall of devotees and tourists every year. 


With the blessings of Lord jagannath is not only a pilgrimage destination. It affords a lot to all the tourist, not just Puri, even the capital city Bhubaneswar is a plethora of iconic temples.

Mukteswar Temple – of Bhubaneswar - Odisha 

 Mukteswar Temple is one of the most refined and beautiful temples in Bhubaneswar , most striking feature of the temple. Is that Torana  and the arched Gateway, which is one of its kind in Odisha .The 10th Century Temple is also famous for the Stone Arch, and sculptures depicting stories from the panchatantra. An ancient collection of fables. 

The Mukteswar Temple is widely regarded as a miniature gem by historians for its precise and well, proportioned craftsmanship. 

The Lingaraj temple of Bhubaneswar , Odisha

The Lingaraj Temple is another prominent landmark of Bhubaneswar . As it happens to be the largest temple of the city. The central tower of the temple is 180 feet high . On the complex has 150 smaller shrines in its spacious Courtyard. The presiding deity of this Temple is known as Sree Bhuvaneshwara, which the The city has derived, its name. 


If you look at what we saw, first to tourists and visitors, it's a platter, which very few states can match, you know, from spiritual and Heritage tourism to reach tourism, ethnic tourism , ecotourism, Wildlife tourism, a very diverse and Rich set of fairs and festivals. So P will be leveraging building upon all of these experience.

Buddhist Diamond Triangle of Odisha 

Odisha is also a window to the ancient world of  tourism . It is a home to the diamond, triangle of the And Buddhist settlements of  Lalit Giri, Ratna Giri and Udayagiri , the grandest of all excavated Buddhist sites in Odisha is Ratnagiri  . Excavation first started here in 1958 revealing the presence of a flourishing monastic settlement. 


The beautifully carved, entrance gate of the monastery, is one of the most photographed Buddhist structures in  the world. 


Located 30 km from Ratnagiri is Lalait Giri , the oldest known, a Buddhist Monasteryin the state .  centuries ago, Lalitgiri was the focal point of the Buddhist university called Pushpa Giri .  


The other two sites making up the rest. One can only imagine how Grant is University with Ben.

Nestled between the foothills of two mountain, ranges of the Eastern Ghat. Udayagiri  is the biggest Buddhist complex in Odisha .  The Remains consists of a huge monastic complex. Am a stupa 2 brick monasteries and a massive Shrine complex. According to some historians that could be more sites around this area. While most part of the heritage  in addition can be seen in the form of monuments and ruins. Some of it can also be 

 Other Famous Palaces of Odisha 

experiance by staying and centuries old palaces.  Owners of different palaces like the old Palace , Belgadia Palace , Dhenkanal Palace, Gaja Lakshmi Palace have converted their Forts and Residences into homes Stays . The idea is to offer tourists a taste of royalty and a peek into a bygone era.

About Beaches of Odisha 

 Odisha is located on the eastern coast of India, along the Bay of Bengal. It is home to some of the most pristine beaches I've seen. And each one has a different feel. There are beaches that are secluded ideal for those seeking privacy, and Solitude, and of course, the more popular ones bustling with activity and adventure.

The ocean stirs, the heart, inspires the imagination and brings Eternal Joy to the soul . This honour words given by  American Artist and conservationist, Robert violent .  We couldn't agree with him more.  

Cheering its Coastal front with the Bay of Bengal petitioner has some of the best beaches on the country's East Coast.

Golden Sea beach Puri -of Odisha 

The Golden Beach in Puri is one of the top ones. It's been certified. The blue flag beach by The Copenhagen based foundation for Education for its water quality Environmental Management, Top Notch facilities and proper safety measures. It is one of the cleanest and prettiest beaches that I have seen in India. I am mighty impressed by how well it has been maintained. 


Chandrabhaga  Beach -of Odisha 

At a distance of 35 km from the Golden Beach, is the chandrabhaga beach in konark, a few kilometers away from the Sun Temple. It's an idyllic spot to watch the sunrise and go down. The vast expanse of the Chandrabhaga beach offers many options for water sport lovers. There's a rescue team deployed at the beach to ensure the safety of adventurers.

Chandrapur Beach of Odisha -

Chandrapur is only beach of Odisha – where you can experience how  Dramatic nature can be . During low tides beach receipts up to 5 km twice a day.  I even spoke to people drive on the dry Sand .

Gopalpur Beach of Odisha -

 The Gopalpur  beach  is another popular destination for tourists. As the beach is east facing the sunrise and sunsets, here are spectacular. 

You can also take part in some water sport activities, at this beach, like jet skiing, or take a Banana Boat Ride. The Beach  also has a huge flea market. Perfect for picking up some souvenirs for your loved ones. 

Hirakud Dam of Odisha -

The Hirakud dam is build across the river Mahanadi . It is one of the oldest hydro projects in India, being the first post-independence, major multi-purpose river Valley Project in India, like most other Mega dams. it is a multi-purpose scheme intended for flood control irrigation and power generation. It's also a popular tourist destination with manicured Gardens and a ropeway service taking visitors from the runoff to the reservoir.

There are also watch towers  with views over the endless expanse of water. You may have seen the Hirakud dam in videos and pictures or heard about its Grandeur from different people. But the see this engineering Marvel with your own eyes is a different experience altogether.

Located 16 kilometres north of Sambalpur town. This is the longest Earthen Dam in the world from Horizon to Horizon. The Hirakud reservoir forms the  largest artificial Lake in Asia with an area of 746 square kilometers and a shoreline of over six hundred forty kilometers. 

 The dam has a revolving observation tower on either side. You can go to either the Gandhi minar  or Nehru Minar  to witness the vastness of the Hirakud Dam. 


The beauty of the mighty hirakud Dam, however is best experienced through a stunning. 21 km drive across the Dyke. The lordship of the dam and its surrounding Waters leaking. 



Art and Architecture of Odisha -

Once Upon a time Odisha  was known as Utkala .  The land excelling in art . The state's Heritage is reflected in its paintings sculptures and handicraft. And this Rich Legacy of art is thriving in many of its Villages even today.  Archaeological sites and monuments serve as the backbone of Odisha tourism . But the soul of a Odisha  is reflected through its art and culture. So when you are done marveling at the architectural Splendor  and unique beauty, you can discover its Rich culture and indulge some retail therapy

Art work of Pipli village of Odisha

 Place that you must visit is Pipli  village- located just 2 km from the national highway, connects Bhuvaneswar and Puri. The applique work at Pipli  is among Odisha’s . most famous art exports to the world. 


Applique work  is basically a suing technique that involves stitching a small piece of fabric onto a larger one to create a pattern or design. You can pick from a wide range of applique, handicrafts such as wall, hangings lanterns lampshades umbrellas bags, bed sheets, and other utility items .

Art work of Raghurajpur – of Odisha -

Around 30 kilometers away from Pipli -there is another paradise for art lovers Raghurajpur  a small artisan village. Many traditional award-winning artists live here. The quaint Village is widely popular for its Patta Chitra art, which is essentially painting on a piece of cloth, often depicting Keys. Mostly limited to religious themes.  teleport. Talapatachitra  also known as palm leaf engraving is another fascinating and detailed or form that you can't ignore. 


Other art forms, like traditional Stone -Carving,  tool craft heart and Sabai grass craft, or also marvelous to look at. According to Art historians handloom weaving, in addition goes back to 600 BC. Human figures and many ancient temples give an insight into the kind of clothes that were worned. 

Handloom Work of Odisha -

Today more than four lakh handloom weaver's in the state are involved in producing a wide range of textile products. Odisha handlooms go beyond Sambalpuri  and Bomkai Sarees . There are many other GI tag weeks. 

Traditional Music and Dance of Odisha -

Your visit to Odisha reman uncomplete – if you are not enjoying Its traditional music and dance.  Such as Chhau Dance , Tribal Danda Nacha , Odishi Dance ,  

Wildlife and Ecotourism of Odisha -

Odisha  is also a Haven for wildlife and eco-tourism with ample  chances of remarkable Wildlife Sightings. The different parks in the state are as varied as they are awarding the birding opportunities at places like Mangala Jodi . Chillika Lake are known as some of the best in all of Asia, drawing bird-watching enthusiasts, and Wildlife photographers from the world.

Bhitarakanika National Park of Odisha -

 Bhitarakanika  National Park is also an exceptional place to explore.  Famous for its dense and wild Mangroove  and  crocodiles.  Bhitarakanika  wildlife sanctuary is surrounded by a Thicket of mangroves as India's largest Mangrove ecosystems second only to the Sunderban  


This is best experienced by a boat ride. The boat meanders through a network of creeks and canals where you get to see crocodiles basking in the sun on the river back. Other animals, like deer. Migratory birds can also be spotted. 



Odisha has got 20 Sanctuary and one National Park all are rich with wild Lives, it has got Asia’s largest Brackish water lake – the Chilika Lagoon , It has got second largest mangrove forest of India-The Bhitarakanika  ,    highest density of crocodiles, three types of crocodiles -Such as , sea water crocodiles , sweet water crocodiles , crocodiles and another is  Gharials  .

The Debrigarh wildlife Sanctuary of Odisha

Nestled along the Hirakud reservoir  the Debrigarh Sanctuary is a Hidden Gem. You can find animals crossing the road to quench their thirst. During the Safari has plotted the Lesser whistling duck, sloth bear peacock and Sambar .  

Satkosia tiger reserve of Odisha -

For nature lovers seeking Solitude along with Wildlife, sightings. The Satkosia tiger reserve is  an ideal destination. You must spend a day at the Satkosia Sands Resort, which is located on the foothills of majestic mountains facing this at Satkosia  Gorge. I advise you to take out some time in the evening for boating the Gorge

Similipal National Park -  

 Similipal  is another place where you can experience the coldness of nature. It's not just the tiger Reserve, but it's also a National Park, wildlife sanctuary and biosphere Reserve. Similipal boasts of majestic waterfalls. And it also has the highest tiger population the state.

Chilika Lake of Odisha -

 If it's only the birds that you enjoy watching at the Chilika  Lake. Every year, comes winter sets, in millions of migratory birds from different parts of the world, such as Siberia in Russia, flock to the lake, making it the largest winter ground for birds in the subcontinent. Some of the major species of colorful birds that can be found here.

Most of the ecotourism sites of Odisha are run and managed by local tribal people . This ecotourism provide a lively hood to them .

Local Foods of Odisha –

Mainly the water rice is the famous food of Odisha and Chhenapada , rosogola , Dahi Parkhala , Prown fish , sea food , Dahi Bara . Temple food like Maha Prasad is world famous food of Odisha .

Friday 11 February 2022

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Top 10 tourist place in Boudh district of Odisha

 Top 10 places to visit in Boudh district of Odisha 

Boudh tourism

The Boudh district is one the best tourist place of Odisha . This district is amalgamation point of Hinduism and Jainism . The Boudh town is blessed with various numbers of temple and wildlife sanctuary , dams , waterfalls and Picnic spots . Boudh tourism is one the best experience for new visitors . 

The Chari Sambhu temple of Bodh

The Chari Sambhu temple is located near Jagti area near Janhapang of Boudh District , This place was the state capital of Somobansi dynasty . The Chari Sambhu temple is dedicated to both Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu . This temple is older than the Konark temple and it is the temple of 8th century . This is combine religious place of Shaivaite and Vaishavaite . The Old name of the place was Jajati Nagar – which was a capital . this temple is less famous temple of Odisha .There is no contribution of government towards the Chari Sambhu temple . It can be devolped as a best tourist destination of Odisha . This is an under developed tourist place in Odisha . This temple is coming under the archiological survey of India . This temple is famous in the name of twin temple .


Rameshwar temple of Boudh

Boudh district ecotourism

The Rameswar temple is dedicated to lord Shiva and it is located in Mali Sahi of Boudh NAC . The Boudhdistrict is the central district of Odisha . The RAmeswara temple is located at the centre of Boudh town . This temple is made up of red sand stone . This temple is the temple of 8th century . The Boudh  district is place amalgamation of all language and culture . The temple is a nagara style of architecture – with – kalinaga style of temple architecture . There is 3 temple in this area – three are known as Rameswara temple . One is  Bhubaneswara temple , Kapileswara temple and Wast Somonath temple . All three temples of this temple complex is dedicated to Lord Shiva . This temple was built by last ruler Narayan deo . All three temples are similar in three corner . This is not a Pachayatan style of architecture . Here Lord Buddha has been worshiped .


Naik Pada Cave of Boudh –

The Naik Pada cave is one of the most visited place near the Boudh town of Odisha . It is located at 9 km away from the Boudh town . This cave is located in a dense forest and the cave has a temple , which is dedicated to lord Shree Ram . This cave is located on the Boudh Phulbani road .

There is a rabbit shelter in the Naikpada cave campus and it has ben maintained by Collectorate of Boudh district . There is a huge stature of Lord Shree Hanuman – in front of the Cave . There is a prayer hall near the cave – which is free for all for prayer .

There is a concreate ladder to climb the top position of the temple area and there is a statue of Shree Ganesha near the ladder .

There is a statue of Goddess Durga on the upper area of the cave and statue of sage in the position of meditation . In the core area of the cave there are two statues are present . One is the statue of Lord Shree Krishna with Shree Radha and another is statue of Lord Shree Ram with Maa Sita . This place is also famous for Ratha Yatra of Boudh . Main the place is famous for the Bahuda Yatra .


Boudh Park – The Buddha Statue

The Buddha Park is located at the centre of Boudh town . The Buddha Park is blessed with various buddha temple and Buddha statue and ancient art and architecture . The Buddha Park provide the Identity of the Boudh town . The Boudh district was the prominent centre of Buddhist religion during the ancient time . The Buddha park has four to five numbers of Buddha statue in different position .  

Nuapada Dam of Boudh –

Dams of Boudh

The Nuapada Dam of The Boudh district is one of the best picnic spot in the Boudh town . It is one of the best picnic spot on the way of Charchhak to Phulbani . Take a left hand side turn and move 20 km , then you can reach to the Nuapada Dam of Boudh . The actual distance between the Boudh town and Nuapada Dam is around 21 km . The Dam is located in the hilly area of Boudh town . This is a small dam and need to be maintain properly . It is also used in irrigation purpose . The Dam should be advertised in social media – in order to attract more tourist toward itself . There are some special arrangement for picnicking near the dam . The dam is covered by dense forest area .

Bhairavi Temple – Puruna Katak of Boudh –

The Bhairavi temple of Puruna Katak is dedicated to goddess Parvati – it is one of the prominent Shakti peetha in Boudh District of Odisha . The Bhairavi temple is 30 km away from the Boudh town and you have to travel throufg NH-57 . This temple 250 km away from the state capital of Bhubaneswar . The near by railway station of the Bhairavi temple is the Rairakhol railway station . The route from Boudh to Purunakatak is suitable to travel by personal bike and car . There is a huge Torana or gate at the entrance  . The temple remains over crowded during Dasahara period .

Mahanadi Bihar Park Boudh –

Waterfalls in Boudh district

The Mahanadi Vihar park is located at the Boudh town . This one of the best park established by the government of Odisha . The natural beauty of park attract local tourist . at the entrance of the park there is flower garden present at the either side of the road of Mahanadi Vihar park . There is a huge Buddha statue at the centre of the park and it is well decorated and well maintain . The Buddha is sitting here on a meditation Mudra . There is foot path made for common people for morning walk and exercise . This park is located at the river bank of Mahanadi – that’s why the name of the park is Mahanadi .

 There is a middle circle round gallery for photo shoot inside the park . The is one of the most peaceful area of the Boudh town . Here you can see the natural beauty of river Mahanadi from this park . there is a beautiful water fountain inside the park . There are various equipment for morning workout for all and there is a small children park inside the park .


Hanuman Temple of Boudh district of Odisha

The Hanuman temple of Boudh district is located near the river bank of Mahanadi and it is one of the most beautiful temple of Odisha . The temple manly located at the eastern bank of river Mahanadi . The statue of Hanuman is constructed on a huge stone at that place . The temple looks beautiful every time , but look most beautiful during rainy season .

The River Mahanadi of the Boudh district

The river Mahanadi is the largest river of the Odisha . The Boudh town is located near the river Bank of Mahanadi . The river Mahanadi is diving two district . The river is passion through two district . One is Angul district and another is Boudh district . It is the natural boundary in between Angul district and Boudh district . There is a connecting barrage in between Angul district and Boudh district – that is Boudh barrage .

Gupteswar Temple of Reghamunda , Boudh –

The Guptaswar temple of Reghamunda Boudh is dedicated to lord shiva . this temple is located in Kantamal Block of Reghmal village of Boudh district . The temple is famous in the name of Dedhasura Bhai Bohu temple of Boudh . there are two huge stones are present neat the temple – and famous as Dedsur Bhai Bhah stone . This temple remain crowded during the Sankranti of every month .

Biramunda Shiva temple of Boudh district

The Biramunda Mahadev temple is located Kantamal block of Biramunda temple . This temple is located on the mountain . This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva . There is dam near the temple is known as Nuapali dam . There are many water falls near the temple , which increases the beauty of the temple .

National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuary of Boudh district

Satkosia National Park of Boudh 

The Satkosia national park and Satkosia tiger reserve is the only tiger reserve of the Boudh district and it is coming under two district – One is Boudh district and another is Boudh district . The Tikar crocodile sanctuary is the only wildlife sanctuary of the Boudh district .

  Padamtole Sanctuary of Boudh District –

The Padamtola Sanctuary is a part Satkosia tiger reserve and it is one the best boating place of the Boudh district of Odisha . The Padamtola sanctuary is one of best tourist destination of the Boudh district of Odisha . This is the end part of the Satkosia wildlife sanctuary . the Padmatola Sanctuary is also a natural habitat of fresh water crocodile .


Kumbhidhar Water fall of Boudh District of Odisha –

wildlife sanctuary of Boudh district

The Kumbhidhar water fall is a hidden picnic spot of Boudhdistrict of Odisha . It is located on the way of Adenagarh Panchyat – near Madhapur to Phulbani road – at a distance of 3 Km . Tourists – those who are coming for picnicking have been enjoying the natural beauty of Kumbhi-Dhar water fall . This water fall is a best place for fishing . This picnic spot is far away from the eye of local administration . Proper connectivity requited for the water fall .


Medhi Dhua water Fall – Of Boudh

The Medhi Dhua is one of the most visited water fall of the Boudh district of Odisha . This waterfall is 15 km away from the Kantamal block of Boudh district . It is one of the best picnic spot of Boudh district .

Sargipali waterfall of Boudh district

The Sargipali waterfall one of the best picnic spot near Kantamal Block of Boudh . This waterfall only three km away from the Kantamal block . When you are visiting to this picnic spot – then try to take guidance of local people . This waterfall is located on the height of 300 metre .

Karali waterfall of Boudh district

water falls in Boudh district

The Kaeali waterfall is coming under Kantamal Block of Boudhdistrict . This waterfall is 15 km far away from the Kantamal and located near Baragaon village of the Kantamal block of Boudh district .

Historical Palace of Boudh – The Jogindra Villa

The Boudh district was one of the Gadajat state of Odisha . The boudh district is blessed with a beautiful palace known as Jogindra Villa . The Local name of the palace is Boudh Rajabati . This palace was built by local king - Jogindra Dev. This is a best place to visit in Boudh district of Odisha .

Padhel Dam of Boudh district –

The Padhel dam is located near the kantamal block and it is nearer to Bargaon village of Kantamal block of Boudh district . This dam is one the best pic spot and tourist destination of Boudh district . The main use of the dam is irrigation purpose and flood control .

 Kanapa Khandi Shiva temple of Boudh district

The Kanpa khandi temple is 56 km away from the Boudh town . This temple nearer to Sagada and it is only 10 km from Sagada . It is one of the picnic spot of Boudh district Of Odisha . the temple is dedicated to lord Shiva . temple is dedicated to Gupteswar Mahadev temple .

Dambargarh tourist place  of Boudh

The Dambargarh mountain is located near the river bank of Mahanadi . This mountain located near the Boudh-Bolangil road near Sangrampur village . This mountain range is 22 km away from the Boudh town . This is a famous hill station of Boudh district and best place to trekking .


Marjakud Island of Boudha district –

The Marjakud Island of the Boudh district is a famous tourist destination of Odisha . There is a famous island near Marjakud Island is Kulurikud . There is a small temple dedicated to Goddess Pitabali . This island is located near the Boudh town . Nearly it is located at the opposite side of the Boudh town .



Tuesday 1 February 2022

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Top 20 Picnic spot in Bhubaneswar , Odisha in 2022


Top 20 Picnic spot in Bhubaneswar , Odisha in 2022

picnic Spot in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar is a lovely city in Odisha, popular for staggering cityscape, stops, gardens and shopping centers. This township  is blessed with huge numbers of picnic spot . With entrancing vacation spots found close by, individuals travel to these spots for trips and journeys. In any case, assuming you wish to spend an end of the week in the city, there are numerous excellent picnic spots in Bhubaneswar, ideal for a day's retreat. Ideal for unwinding and relaxation; these spots offer incredible breadth to stimulate and blend with loved ones.

Ekamra Kanan Botanical Gardens: Have Fun


Known for its rich vegetation, splendid bloom bed, and wellsprings; Ekamra Kanan Botanical Gardens is one of the most famous excursion spots in Bhubaneswar. Situated in the Nayapalli region, this spot is partitioned into a few areas. Alongside the principle garden, there is a rose nursery, forested land and an assigned region for kids to play and appreciate. There is a beautiful desert plant garden; with uncommon assortments of prickly plant plants, subsequently this park is additionally famous as 'cactus garden'. Ideal for picnics and unwinding; Ekamra Kanan Botanical Gardens is a famous family home base spot in the city.

Location -  Orissa Administration - Environment and Forest  Department, Nayapalli, Bhubaneswar, Odisha

Opening times: 8 am to 6 pm

Entrance Charge: INR 12/hr

 Udaygiri Khandagiri: Explore The Caves


With 18 caverns in Udayagiri and 15 caverns in Khandagiri, these party regular and party man-made stone cut caverns portray shocking engineering and figures. These archeological show-stoppers are prime vacation destinations as well as its quiet and beautiful environmental factors make it one of the most loosening up tourist places in Bhubaneswar.

Area: Khandagiri, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 751030

Opening times: 9 am to 6 pm

Entrance Charge: INR 15/man


 Biju Patnaik Park: Under The Open Sky


Another city park and probably the best spot for picnics inBhubaneswar is Biju Patnaik Park. Famously known as Forest Park; this rambling Biju Patnaik Park highlights lavish plant life, a very much manicured nursery and plays regions for youngsters. Opens promptly toward the beginning of the day, individuals come for a morning walk and outside air while the people who wish to go through the whole day here can sit and unwind on the earthen seats and under the gazebos.

Area: Forest Park, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 751009

Opening times: 4 am to 12 early afternoon and 3 pm to 9 pm

Entrance Charge: Free


 BDA Nicco Park: Amidst The Greenery


Lodging a lot of fun and exciting rides, BDA Nicco Park isn't simply the best cookout spot in Bhubaneswar for family however one of the most well known carnivals in the whole state. Constructed in  1997 as a coordinated effort of Nicco-  Group and BDA; this spot welcomes families with kids for a fun-stacked retreat.

Area: Nicco Park Road, Bhubaneswar

Visiting Day time - 9 am to 5 Pm 

Entrance Charge: INR 150/head. This ticket cost incorporates one round of all rides.


 Gandhi Park: Go For A Jog


With a delightful sculpture of Mahatma Gandhi, right at the core of the recreation area, Gandhi Park is an optimal choice for unwinding, running, strolling, and picnics. Get your cookout crate stacked with food, refreshment, and games, and go through a whole day re-energizing with family.

Area: Jaydev Vihar, Bhubaneswar, Odisha

Opening times: 9 am to 6:30 pm

Entrance Charge: Free


. Kharavela Park- of Bhubaneswar 


Including lavish green regular woods and running and strolling trails, Kharavela Park greets all guests wholeheartedly. Individuals pick this as one of the most mind-blowing cookout spots in Bhubaneswar on the grounds that one can unwind and partake in an outing under the obscure trees while the kids can have a good time filled minutes in the child's play region.

Area: Khandagiri, Bhubaneswar, Odisha

Opening times: 4 am to 10 pm

Entrance Charge: Free


 Indira Gandhi Park of Bhubaneswar 


Rambling more than 10 sections of land of land and with one shocking sculpture of Indira Gandhi at the middle, Indira Gandhi Park is a featuring name in the rundown of Bhubaneswar's outing places. The excellent blossom beds, all around manicured gardens, and sprinkling wellsprings lifts the appeal of the spot to a higher level and leaves each guest awestruck.

Area: IG Park Walk Trail, Unit-2, Ashok Nagar, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 751001

Opening times: 5 am to 9 pm

Entrance Charge: Free

 Jaudev Vatika Park- of Bhubaneswar 


With charming perspectives, manicured yards and scene, lilies and lotus lakes, wellspring and a little counterfeit cascade situated inside the recreation area; Jaudev Vatika Park investigates every possibility to please local people and vacationers who come for day picnics. However including rearward in the name, Jaudev Vatika Park is without a doubt one of the most incredible excursion spots in Bhubaneswar with conveniences like creeper hovels, sit out under tile rooftop cover, cookout pindis with offices of water. The stone cut designs portrayed and made from show-stoppers composed by Jaydev is a reward fascination.

Area: Khandagiri, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 751030

Opening times: 8 am to 6 pm

Entrance Charge: INR 20/head

Nandankanan Zoological Park: See The Wildlife


Situated inside a woods, the Nandankanan Zoological Park is an interesting somewhat zoo. Laid out in the year 1960, this spot is a home to a wide assortment of vegetation which are kept safeguarded in the midst of their normal territory. Close by that this is the principal zoo in the whole world which has effectively reared Melanistic and white tigers.

Best time to Visit -  April To September (7:30AM-5:30PM) and October To March (8AM-5PM)

Section Fee: INR 50 (Adult), INR 10 (Children), Foreign Nationals (INR 100)


. Tikarpada Wildlife Sanctuary: Amidst The Animals


Spread across an area of 795.52 sq. kms, this natural life safe-haven is one of the most well known cookout spots in Bhubaneshwar. Encircled by the rich vegetation, this spot is a home to numerous types of greenery. Resting by the River Mahanadi, there are many types of birds, creatures and plants which are situated by the Satkosia Gorge. Inside the normal environment of the safe-haven lives tigers, panthers, gaurs, spotted deers, simbal and four horned elands. Nearby this asylum there is Gharial safe-haven where the method involved with rearing happens.

Area: Odisha 759132

Best Time To Visit: Oct To Mar


. Deras Dam: Witness The Beauty


This lovely and superb dam is worked in the midst of the strange environmental factors of Chandaka Elephant asylum. The development of Deras dam was finished water system purposes and the whole view is very unwinding. There is quiet water at the spot which is improved by the lavish green timberland which makes an extraordinary getaway from the city life.

Timings: 9AM-5PM

Section Fee: INR 20


. Ramachandi Beach: Serenity At Its Best


Arranged a good ways off of 65 kms, Ramachandi ocean side is a strange spot which is situated nearby the Bay of Bengal and River Kushabhadra conjunction. This ocean side is normally encircled by local people who come for partaking in a day out with loved ones. Close by that this hordes of travelers can likewise be seen running here. The name of the ocean side came from the Goddess Ramachandi who is a directing divinity of Konark. One can visit this spot to partake in a quiet time away from the hurrying around close by seeing the nightfall and dawn.

Timings: 24 Hours

Passage Fee: No Entry Fee


. Sea World Water Park: Go For Some Fun


Situated a good ways off of 22 kms from the fundamental city of Bhubaneshwar, the Ocean World Water park is one of the most incredible excursion places in Bhubaneshwar. This is viewed as one of the popular water parks in the city which offers a wide exhibit of rides to appreciate for youngsters and grown-ups. There are monstrous water rides and a massive exciting ride which merits the experience.

Timings: 10AM-6PM

Section Fee: Adults (INR 350), Kids (INR 300)


. IMFA Park: Amidst The Serenity


Situated at the Sahid Nagar, the IMFA park is one of the most outstanding excursion places in Bhubaneshwar which is packed during ends of the week and occasions. Encircled by rich vegetation, the yards are very much kept up with and offer a total bloom bed alongside seats. This park is normally visited by individuals for morning and evening strolls. Notwithstanding this there is a seperate place for the children to play and appreciate.

Area: Saheed Nagar, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 751007


. Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Park- Bhubaneswar 


The Netaji Subash Chandra Bose park is one of the well known cookout spots in Bhubaneshwar. Within the recreation area is all around kept up with and brightened with things like sprinkling wellsprings, play regions, seats and furthermore a seperate space for yoga. In the midst of the rich plant life, this is an ideal spot for partaking in a day out with loved ones.

Passage Fee: None


Jhumka Dam

This is an extremely wonderful spot. Allow me just to bring up the upsides and downsides then you will comprehend the reason why I have given 3 star.Pros:1. Most importantly the spot is arranged in a remote spot in the midst of nature. You will find plant life all around.2. The lake, the perspective on it will remove your awful mood.3. This spot can give you great number of photographs for your DP.Cons:1. Since this isn't overseen and observed, a great deal of neighborhood individuals come here and drink. Despite the fact that I havent seen them making any annoyance still assuming you are a couple going there, you may feel uncomfortable.2. Like generally individuals have littered around. Garbage will be observed all over which really is an exceptionally upsetting thing.Conclusion: Its most certainly a spot to go atleast once to observe the excellence of nature.

Barunei Temple of Bhubaneswar


Maa Barunei Temple is devoted to the Hindu Goddess Barunei an indication of Shakti. The sanctuary is situated on the Barunei Hill in Khordha region of the Indian province of Odisha. The sanctuary has symbols of the twin goddesses Barunei and Karunei in the sanctum sanctorum.A excellent stream streams from the slopes which is known as Swarna Ganga, which upgrades the magnificence of this place.There is a story behind this. In Kanchi Battle God Jagannath and Balabhadra helped King Purusottam for winning the fight. It is belived that the two god or Goddess killed numerous English troopers around then. It is a well known sanctuary among local people and furthermore the adjoining region of the sanctuary is a renowned excursion spot because of its quality in a slope.


Sikhara Chandi Picnic Spot -

This spot is one of most lovely Hill Forest that you will at any point find, it is on the grounds that you would have seen parcel of slope woodland in numerous areas of world however they are minimal away from the principle town or the city while this Hill Forest is situated at the most evolved area of Bhubaneswar which is Infocity IT Area and it is at the middle. I promise you, visit once you will cherish the spot and want to visit indeed. At whatever point I feel minimal low I go to this place to unwind and contemplate? ️ at the top point of the slope. You will track down lovely bistros, eateries, stop, inns, and so forth at the lower part of the slope. Should attempt the Odia Cusine Dish Pakhala (Water Rice) for certain different things at caf├ęs close by. Odiaha Tourism is know for it's support of the clients and giving brilliant experience of the Nature to the Visitors.


Dhauli Shanti Stupa

Shanti Stupa of Dhauligiri is otherwise called the Peace Pagda. Dhauligiri lies a ways off of 7 Km from Bhubaneswar. As one goes from Bhubaneswar to Puri, one tracks down Shanti Stupa. The word 'shanti' in the actual name recommends harmony. Since King Ashoka embraced the way of harmony and quietness and turned to Buddhism, he established the framework of Dhauligiri Shanti Stupa at a spot which is known for the finish of Kalinga War. Here, one observes the declaration of Lord Budddha which is visited by various Buddhist lovers.


The development of Shanti Stupa of Dhauligiri was helped by Fuji Guruji and thusly, the spot turned into the spot of dedication and love for different individuals having a place with various ages. One can likewise detect various stupas, chaityas just as support points whose establishment was laid by King Ashoka. There likewise exist various declarations that show King Ashoka's expectation to advance delight, harmony and happiness all through the world. Furthermore over the decrees, you run over a stone slice elephant that is viewed as the earliest Buddhist model in Orissa.

Chandaka elephant hold

In the city of Bhubaneswar, Odisha, there is found an eminent untamed life safe-haven - Chandaka Elephant Reserve. Spread over an area of 175 sq km, the hold was given its status in August 1982. Chandaka Reserve was initially settled to proffer a protected safe house to elephants with an expect to save their populace from trackers and poachers. Notwithstanding, as of now, the safe-haven is a notable the travel industry objective in Bhubaneswar and has turned into a hidden solitaire of rich natural life and biodiversity. It currently fills in as a well known break in the city for nature and untamed life buffs looking for a permanent natural life experience. The backwoods of this lovely natural life asylum is convincing in its own specific manner and consequently gloats itself as an ideal objective for eco-the travel industry in Odisha.