Balasore"Take A Trip to The Tribal Beauty"

  • Sightseeing

     

    Kuldiha Wild Life Santuary - Kuldiha Wild Life Sanctuary, spread across an area of 300 sq km, is situated in the deciduous hilly terrain of the Kuldiha forests, in Balasore. Offering an appropriate environment for a variety of rare wild life, some of the animals that are seen in this sanctuary include sambar, elephants, gaur, leopard and giant squirrel. Also variety of birds like hornbills, myna, and peafowl cam be found here. This sanctuary is also home to an array of reptilian species that are mostly seen in the water streams flowing through the forest area. Indian wild dog or Dhole, a critically endangered species, is found in abundance in this sanctuary and it is also home to a variety of plant species. Jeep safari is the best way to enjoy the forests with the whole family. Jeeps are available from the sanctuary gate and are operated by the Government of Odisha Forest Department. The best season to visit the park is between November and February when animal sightings are more. One can also club a visit to the Simlipal National Park while visiting Kuldiha Wild Life Sanctuary.

     

    Panchalingeswar - Panchalingeswar is located on a hillock near Nilagiri which is popular for its natural surroundings. The main attraction of this place is a temple having five lingas with a perennial spring flowing over them. The place derived its name from the five lingams that are also known as Panchalingeswar.

     

    Chandipur Beach - Chandipur Beach is a popular tourist destination situated in the coastal village of Chandipur. Also known as Chandipur-on-sea, during low tide, it is a spectacular sight to see swarms of red crabs sticking their heads out of the sand. Visitors can also enjoy the view of the vast expanse of Bay of Bengal with its small fishing boats and motor launches. A small fishing village community is found adjacent to the beach which is lined with casuarina trees and from where one can hire a boat and venture into the Bay of Bengal. For the more romantic, take a cruise at the confluence of the Budhabalanga River on a moonlit night. Other than being a tourist spot there are quite a few temples like Panchalingeshwara temple and Bhudara Chandi ShrineTemple situated not very far from the beach.

     

    Chandbali - Since medieval times, Chandbali is considered a popular river port. From this place, tourists can avail boat rides to places like Dhamra and Aradi.

     

    Talshari - At Talshari, River Subarnarekha meets the Bay of Bengal creating an island. It is popular for its hard sandy beach and fishing activities. Talshari is located just 88 km from Balasore, 8 km from Digha and 3 km from Chandaneswar.

     

    Dhamra - Dhamra is located where the Brahmani and Vaitarani Rivers meet the sea. It can be reached by motor launch and boat from places like Chandbali and Balasore, situated at a distance of 40 km and 160 km, respectively.

     

    Aradi - Aradi is located on the bank of the River Vaitarani, which is also known as the “sacred Ganges of Orissa.” The place is located at a distance of 110 km from Balasore and 52 km from Bhadrak and can be easily reached from Chandbali by boat. The place is popularly known for housing the Saiva shrine of Lord Akhandalamani. Aradi is visited by hundreds of pilgrims’ everyday.

     

    Raibania - This place of historical significance is located at a distance of 75 km from Balasore. Raibania is even mentioned in the historical book ‘Ain-i-Akbari.’ The place is popular due to its ruined forts and the forest of Jayachandi, which is a popular picnic spot.

     

    Chandaneswar - Chandaneswar is popular for housing the sacred shrine of Lord Chandaneswar, which is considered the religious centre of Balasore and adjacent districts. Each day, this place is visited by hundreds of devotees. On festive occasions such as Nilaparva, thousands of devotees flock to this holy shrine.

     

    Chashakhand - Chashakhand is located beside the sea-beach, at a distance of 3 km from the place where the Buribalam River or Balaramgarhi River meets the sea. This place is also popular as the resting place of revolutionary hero, Jatindranath Mukhopadhyay who fought against the British armed forces and was martyred here. This place is considered is popular for day trips, cruising and fishing activities.

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  • Hotels of Balasore

    Anandamayee Hotel, Balasore

    Chandipur-on-Sea

    Anandamayee Hotel, Balasore offers comfy and reasonable keep for each business and leisure travelers who looking for some economical decisions. It is a professionally managed hotel in the heart of the city. This property

    3,500.00 Avg/night

    Hari Plaza Hotel, Balasore

    Lakshmi Narayan Temple

    Hari Plaza Hotel, Balasore offers comfy and reasonable keep for each business and leisure travelers who looking for some economical decisions. It is a professionally managed hotel in the heart of the city. This property

    1,500.00 Avg/night

    Panthanivas Panchalingeswar, Balasore

    Po-Shyamasundarpur

    Panthanivas Panchalingeswar, Balasore offers comfy and reasonable keep for each business and leisure travelers who looking for some economical decisions. It is a professionally managed hotel in the heart of the city. Thi

    3,000.00 Avg/night

    Hotel Shubham, Balasore

    Chandipur

    Hotel Shubham, Balasore Shubham Hotel as one of the leading hotels on the unique sea beach at Chandipur. We are located within 100 meters of the beach, on over one acre of land. All trains on the Howrah-Bhubaneswar, Pur

    1,500.00 Avg/night

    Kalinga Hotel, Balasore

    O.T. Road

    Kalinga Hotel, Balasore offers comfy and reasonable keep for each business and leisure travelers who looking for some economical decisions. It is a professionally managed hotel in the heart of the city. This property is

    3,500.00 Avg/night

    Swarnachuda Hotel, Balasore

    Bus Stand 

    Swarnachuda Hotel, Balasore offers comfy and reasonable keep for each business and leisure travelers who looking for some economical decisions. It is a professionally managed hotel in the heart of the city. This property

    1,340.00 Avg/night

    Panthasala Chandneswar, Balasore

    Talsari

    Panthasala Chandneswar, Balasore offers comfy and reasonable keep for each business and leisure travelers who looking for some economical decisions. It is a professionally managed hotel in the heart of the city. This pro

    2,480.00 Avg/night

    DK Lodge, Balasore

    Railway Station Road

    DK Lodge, Balasore offers comfy and reasonable keep for each business and leisure travelers who looking for some economical decisions. It is a professionally managed hotel in the heart of the city. This property is creat

    2,000.00 Avg/night

    Panchajanya Holiday Resort, Balasore

    O.T. Road

    Panchajanya Holiday Resort, Balasore offers comfy and reasonable keep for each business and leisure travelers who looking for some economical decisions. It is a professionally managed hotel in the heart of the city. This

    4,500.00 Avg/night

    Hotel Lucky International, Balasore

    V.N. Marg

    Hotel Lucky International, Balasore Lucky international Hotel is well established hotel property which is proudly located at Balasore in Orissa. The hotel is well known name not only among the tourists but also among th

    2,500.00 Avg/night

    Hotel Barjorjis Banjara, Balasore

    Old Trunk Road

    Hotel Barjorjis Banjara, Balasore Barjorjis Banjara Hotal is a well established hotel property which is conveniently located at Old Trunk Road in Balasore, Orissa. The Chandaneshwar and Remuna which are at decent distanc

    2,770.00 Avg/night

    Shakuntala Niwas, Balasore

    Shyamsundarpur

    Shakuntala Niwas, Balasore offers comfy and reasonable keep for each business and leisure travelers who looking for some economical decisions. It is a professionally managed hotel in the heart of the city. This property

    1,500.00 Avg/night

    Shanti Nivas, Balasore

    Chandipur

    Shanti Nivas, Balasore offers comfy and reasonable keep for each business and leisure travelers who looking for some economical decisions. It is a professionally managed hotel in the heart of the city. This property is c

    3,500.00 Avg/night

    Meridian Hotel, Balasore

    Near SAI Temple

    Meridian Hotel, Balasore offers comfy and reasonable keep for each business and leisure travelers who looking for some economical decisions. It is a professionally managed hotel in the heart of the city. This property is

    4,000.00 Avg/night

    Nishi Hotel, Balasore

    Motiganj

    Nishi Hotel, Balasore offers comfy and reasonable keep for each business and leisure travelers who looking for some economical decisions. It is a professionally managed hotel in the heart of the city. This property is cr

    2,800.00 Avg/night

    Sunrise Hotel, Balasore

    Balasore

    Sunrise Hotel, Balasore offers comfy and reasonable keep for each business and leisure travelers who looking for some economical decisions. It is a professionally managed hotel in the heart of the city. This property is

    3,500.00 Avg/night

    Moonlight Hotel, Balasore

    Naya Bazar

    Moonlight Hotel, Balasore offers comfy and reasonable keep for each business and leisure travelers who looking for some economical decisions. It is a professionally managed hotel in the heart of the city. This property i

    2,800.00 Avg/night

    Trimurty Hotel, Balasore

    Remuna Golei Chhak

    Trimurty Hotel, Balasore offers comfy and reasonable keep for each business and leisure travelers who looking for some economical decisions. It is a professionally managed hotel in the heart of the city. This property is

    2,000.00 Avg/night

    Binayak Hotel, Balasore

    Vivekananda Marg

    Binayak Hotel, Balasore The budget hotel is about 39 kms from the Balasore airport and just 4 kms from Balasore railway station. The hotel can easily be reached by the guests visiting via bus as the Balasore bus stop is

    3,500.00 Avg/night

    Roopark Village Resort, Balasore

    Katabonia Shyamsundarpur

    Roopark Village Resort, Balasore offers comfy and reasonable keep for each business and leisure travelers who looking for some economical decisions. It is a professionally managed hotel in the heart of the city. This pro

    2,490.00 Avg/night

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    Kuldiha Wild Life Santuary - Kuldiha Wild Life Sanctuary, spread across an area of 300 sq km, is situated in the deciduous hilly terrain of the Kuldiha forests, in Balasore. Offering an appropriate environment for a variety of rare wild life, some of the animals that are seen in this sanctuary include sambar, elephants, gaur, leopard and giant squirrel. Also variety of birds like hornbills, myna, and peafowl cam be found here. This sanctuary is also home to an array of reptilian species that are mostly seen in the water streams flowing through the forest area. Indian wild dog or Dhole, a critically endangered species, is found in abundance in this sanctuary and it is also home to a variety of plant species. Jeep safari is the best way to enjoy the forests with the whole family. Jeeps are available from the sanctuary gate and are operated by the Government of Odisha Forest Department. The best season to visit the park is between November and February when animal sightings are more. One can also club a visit to the Simlipal National Park while visiting Kuldiha Wild Life Sanctuary.

     

    Panchalingeswar - Panchalingeswar is located on a hillock near Nilagiri which is popular for its natural surroundings. The main attraction of this place is a temple having five lingas with a perennial spring flowing over them. The place derived its name from the five lingams that are also known as Panchalingeswar.

     

    Chandipur Beach - Chandipur Beach is a popular tourist destination situated in the coastal village of Chandipur. Also known as Chandipur-on-sea, during low tide, it is a spectacular sight to see swarms of red crabs sticking their heads out of the sand. Visitors can also enjoy the view of the vast expanse of Bay of Bengal with its small fishing boats and motor launches. A small fishing village community is found adjacent to the beach which is lined with casuarina trees and from where one can hire a boat and venture into the Bay of Bengal. For the more romantic, take a cruise at the confluence of the Budhabalanga River on a moonlit night. Other than being a tourist spot there are quite a few temples like Panchalingeshwara temple and Bhudara Chandi ShrineTemple situated not very far from the beach.

     

    Chandbali - Since medieval times, Chandbali is considered a popular river port. From this place, tourists can avail boat rides to places like Dhamra and Aradi.

     

    Talshari - At Talshari, River Subarnarekha meets the Bay of Bengal creating an island. It is popular for its hard sandy beach and fishing activities. Talshari is located just 88 km from Balasore, 8 km from Digha and 3 km from Chandaneswar.

     

    Dhamra - Dhamra is located where the Brahmani and Vaitarani Rivers meet the sea. It can be reached by motor launch and boat from places like Chandbali and Balasore, situated at a distance of 40 km and 160 km, respectively.

     

    Aradi - Aradi is located on the bank of the River Vaitarani, which is also known as the “sacred Ganges of Orissa.” The place is located at a distance of 110 km from Balasore and 52 km from Bhadrak and can be easily reached from Chandbali by boat. The place is popularly known for housing the Saiva shrine of Lord Akhandalamani. Aradi is visited by hundreds of pilgrims’ everyday.

     

    Raibania - This place of historical significance is located at a distance of 75 km from Balasore. Raibania is even mentioned in the historical book ‘Ain-i-Akbari.’ The place is popular due to its ruined forts and the forest of Jayachandi, which is a popular picnic spot.

     

    Chandaneswar - Chandaneswar is popular for housing the sacred shrine of Lord Chandaneswar, which is considered the religious centre of Balasore and adjacent districts. Each day, this place is visited by hundreds of devotees. On festive occasions such as Nilaparva, thousands of devotees flock to this holy shrine.

     

    Chashakhand - Chashakhand is located beside the sea-beach, at a distance of 3 km from the place where the Buribalam River or Balaramgarhi River meets the sea. This place is also popular as the resting place of revolutionary hero, Jatindranath Mukhopadhyay who fought against the British armed forces and was martyred here. This place is considered is popular for day trips, cruising and fishing activities.

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