Rourkela"Take A Trip to The Tribal Beauty"

  • Sightseeing

     

    Vedavyas - Vedavyas, which is considered as a tirtha is located, close at the confluence of rivers Koel, Saraswati and Shankha, is a few kilometres from Rourkela. It is also known for its Gurukula and Vedic Ashram system of education. It is believed that this was the place where Epic Mahabharata was scripted by Maharishi Vyas. Exploring the famous Vyas Cave can be taken by means of boats.

     

    Khandadhar Falls - Khandadhar Falls is the highest waterfall in the Indian state of Orissa and fourth highest in India. The waterfall is created by a perennial Korapani Nala that flows here all the time and is surrounded by dense forest.

     

    Vaishno Devi Temple - Vaishno Devi Temple, situated on top of a small hill, houses the beautiful idols of Maa Kali, Maa Saraswati and Maa Lakshmi that were found on the hilltop in 2000. The construction of this temple was completed in 2003 and it is a complete replica of the original temple of Vaishno Devi, located at Jammu. The Navaratri festival is celebrated with much joy in this temple. The popular Maa Durga Temple, located close to this temple can also be visited.

     

    Harishankar Falls - Harishankar Falls are located on the Southern slope of the Gandhamardhan hill and is a famous spot of Rourkela. The temple of Harishankar is situated close to this waterfall and sees influx of large devotees. This temple is dedicated to god Hari and Shankar and offers a perfect sacred spot for both Shaivites and Vaishnavas.

     

    Green Park - Green Park, which is spread over an area of 910542 sq m, in Sector 8, is well-known for its rich flora.

     

    Ushakothi - Ushakothi, which is also known as Badrama Sanctuary, houses a diverse range of flora and fauna. Tourists can have a sight of animals like leopards, panthers, elephants, tigers, sloth bears, gaur, chital, sambar, nilgai and many more. This sanctuary covers an area of around 130 sq km and it is one of the smallest sanctuaries of Orissa. The watch towers built within the sanctuary gives a beautiful view of this place. The sanctuary provides accommodation facilities like forest rest houses to the travellers.  Apart from this, flora like sandalwood, sal, neem, casuarinas, arjun and acacia are also found here.

     

    Joranda Falls - Joranda Falls is a 150 m high waterfall, which is located in the heart of a wildlife reserve. Tourists can opt for buses and taxis in order to reach this attraction.

     

    Barehipani Falls - Barehipani Falls, which is situated in the middle of the Simipal National Park, is the second highest waterfall in the country. It is located on the banks of river Budhabalanga. The height of this waterfall is around 399 m and originates from Budhabalanga River. Joranda Falls, located close to this place is also one of the famous tourist attractions.

     

    Badaghagra Falls - Badaghagra Falls is one of the important tourist attractions, which falls down from a height of 200 ft. The main source of this waterfall is the Ghaghara River, which adds to the beauty of this waterfall. This place also provides opportunities for activities like trekking and hiking.

     

    Duduma Falls - Duduma Falls is also known as Mastsya Tirtha and it originates from Machhakund River. The waterfall is the major source of water for the Machhakund Hydro-Electric Project. It is among the highest waterfalls in South India and got its name from a nearby town of Matsya Kunda. Duduma Falls is 157 metre in height and is visited by a large number of tourists.

     

    Mrig Vihar - Mrig Vihar is a popular attraction and houses numerous deer and is located close to the famous Jubilee Park. Travellers can also have a view of beautiful musical fountains, situated at this place.

     

    Darjeeng - Darjeeng, which is a well known picnic spot, is located few kilometres from the main town. This spot is situated on the banks of River Brahmani and there is also a beautiful gorge located close to this place.

     

    Hatipathar Falls - Hatipathar Falls draws its name from the two words that are Hathi, which means an elephant and Pathar, meaning a boulder. This waterfall is a part of Nagavali River and flows through a deep cut valley. The State Highway 10 connects this sightseeing spot with the Rourkela town.

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  • Hotels of Rourkela

    Hotel Radhika Regency, Rourkela

    Bisra Road

    Hotel Radhika Regency, Rourkela Radhika Regency is 200 m from Rourkela Railway Station and just a 15-minute drive from Rourkela Airport. The destination tactfully stands near the Railway Station. The important places sit

    3,000.00 Avg/night

    Brindaban Hotel, Rourkela

    Opposite ICICI Bank Rourkela

    Brindaban Hotel, Rourkela Brindaban Hotel can be truly defined as a Hotel with passion, where each element of hospitality comes together in perfect sync to create an ambience that spells exclusive and exotic. Array of st

    2,800.00 Avg/night

    Shubham Hotel, Rourkela

    In front of Railway station

    Shubham Hotel, Rourkela Shubham is a budget property located in the city of Rourkela. Shubham hotel started its operation since 2008 with a mission to provide high class service to the hospitability industry. Experienced

    1,970.00 Avg/night

    Solan Hotel, Rourkela

    Station Square Rourkela

    Solan Hotel, Rourkela 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

    1,500.00 Avg/night

    May Fair Hotel, Rourkela

    Panposh Road

    May Fair Hotel, Rourkela May fair Hotel Rourkela is the most preferred luxury resort in the city. With 6 dining outlets, 3 event spaces, impeccable service and high-end ambience, the property is a perfect venue for busin

    4,080.00 Avg/night

    Panthanivas Rourkela, Rourkela

     Rourkela

    Panthanivas Rourkela, Rourkela 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 prope

    1,500.00 Avg/night

    Shyam Hotel, Rourkela

    Bisra Road

    Shyam Hotel, Rourkela 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

    3,000.00 Avg/night

    The Central Park Hotel, Rourkela

    Bisra Road

    The Central Park Hotel, Rourkela The Central Park Hotel is a 3 star hotel synonymous of comfort, sophistication, style and contemporary hospitality service. An interior and exterior view of hotel gives special feeling an

    4,100.00 Avg/night

    Anurag Hotel, Rourkela

    Gurudwara Road

    Anurag Hotel, Rourkela Anurag is situated in the heart of the steel town for the last 20 years, and has thirty-two double bedroom including suites and a presidential suite. Being an ideal location to relax and capture th

    2,380.00 Avg/night

    Regency Inn Hotel, Rourkela

    Bisra Road

    Regency Inn Hotel, Rourkela 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

    3,920.00 Avg/night

    Hotel Ashirbad, Rourkela

    Near Railway station

    Hotel Ashirbad, Rourkela 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

    2,500.00 Avg/night

    Rourkela House, Rourkela

    Rourkela

    Rourkela House, Rourkela 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

    2,500.00 Avg/night

    Basera Hotel, Rourkela

    Amar Bhawan Lane

    Basera Hotel, Rourkela 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

    Swastik Lodge, Rourkela

    Station Square Rourkela

    Swastik Lodge, Rourkela 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

    1,500.00 Avg/night

    Paul Hotel, Rourkela

    Opp Railway Station

    Paul Hotel, Rourkela 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 cre

    1,230.00 Avg/night

    Maharaja Hotel, Rourkela

    Gandhi Road

    Maharaja Hotel, Rourkela 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

    Capital Inn Hotel, Rourkela

    Infront Of Railway Station

    Capital Inn Hotel, Rourkela 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

    2,000.00 Avg/night

    Samrat Lodge, Rourkela

    New Bus Stand Rourkela

    Samrat Lodge, Rourkela 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

    1,850.00 Avg/night

    Aastha Hotel, Rourkela

    New Station Road

    Aastha Hotel, Rourkela 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

    1,670.00 Avg/night

    Apsara Hotel, Rourkela

    Station Square Rourkela

    Apsara Hotel, Rourkela 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

    1,300.00 Avg/night

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    Vedavyas - Vedavyas, which is considered as a tirtha is located, close at the confluence of rivers Koel, Saraswati and Shankha, is a few kilometres from Rourkela. It is also known for its Gurukula and Vedic Ashram system of education. It is believed that this was the place where Epic Mahabharata was scripted by Maharishi Vyas. Exploring the famous Vyas Cave can be taken by means of boats.

     

    Khandadhar Falls - Khandadhar Falls is the highest waterfall in the Indian state of Orissa and fourth highest in India. The waterfall is created by a perennial Korapani Nala that flows here all the time and is surrounded by dense forest.

     

    Vaishno Devi Temple - Vaishno Devi Temple, situated on top of a small hill, houses the beautiful idols of Maa Kali, Maa Saraswati and Maa Lakshmi that were found on the hilltop in 2000. The construction of this temple was completed in 2003 and it is a complete replica of the original temple of Vaishno Devi, located at Jammu. The Navaratri festival is celebrated with much joy in this temple. The popular Maa Durga Temple, located close to this temple can also be visited.

     

    Harishankar Falls - Harishankar Falls are located on the Southern slope of the Gandhamardhan hill and is a famous spot of Rourkela. The temple of Harishankar is situated close to this waterfall and sees influx of large devotees. This temple is dedicated to god Hari and Shankar and offers a perfect sacred spot for both Shaivites and Vaishnavas.

     

    Green Park - Green Park, which is spread over an area of 910542 sq m, in Sector 8, is well-known for its rich flora.

     

    Ushakothi - Ushakothi, which is also known as Badrama Sanctuary, houses a diverse range of flora and fauna. Tourists can have a sight of animals like leopards, panthers, elephants, tigers, sloth bears, gaur, chital, sambar, nilgai and many more. This sanctuary covers an area of around 130 sq km and it is one of the smallest sanctuaries of Orissa. The watch towers built within the sanctuary gives a beautiful view of this place. The sanctuary provides accommodation facilities like forest rest houses to the travellers.  Apart from this, flora like sandalwood, sal, neem, casuarinas, arjun and acacia are also found here.

     

    Joranda Falls - Joranda Falls is a 150 m high waterfall, which is located in the heart of a wildlife reserve. Tourists can opt for buses and taxis in order to reach this attraction.

     

    Barehipani Falls - Barehipani Falls, which is situated in the middle of the Simipal National Park, is the second highest waterfall in the country. It is located on the banks of river Budhabalanga. The height of this waterfall is around 399 m and originates from Budhabalanga River. Joranda Falls, located close to this place is also one of the famous tourist attractions.

     

    Badaghagra Falls - Badaghagra Falls is one of the important tourist attractions, which falls down from a height of 200 ft. The main source of this waterfall is the Ghaghara River, which adds to the beauty of this waterfall. This place also provides opportunities for activities like trekking and hiking.

     

    Duduma Falls - Duduma Falls is also known as Mastsya Tirtha and it originates from Machhakund River. The waterfall is the major source of water for the Machhakund Hydro-Electric Project. It is among the highest waterfalls in South India and got its name from a nearby town of Matsya Kunda. Duduma Falls is 157 metre in height and is visited by a large number of tourists.

     

    Mrig Vihar - Mrig Vihar is a popular attraction and houses numerous deer and is located close to the famous Jubilee Park. Travellers can also have a view of beautiful musical fountains, situated at this place.

     

    Darjeeng - Darjeeng, which is a well known picnic spot, is located few kilometres from the main town. This spot is situated on the banks of River Brahmani and there is also a beautiful gorge located close to this place.

     

    Hatipathar Falls - Hatipathar Falls draws its name from the two words that are Hathi, which means an elephant and Pathar, meaning a boulder. This waterfall is a part of Nagavali River and flows through a deep cut valley. The State Highway 10 connects this sightseeing spot with the Rourkela town.

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