Chandipur (16 kms) away from Balasore Railway Station on Howrah-Madras
line of South Eastern ( S.E.) Railways annique beach where the sea
water recedes about 5 kms during low-tide and advances to the shore
line again during high-tides each day. An ideal beach resort of
The swaying casuarina trees and the shimmering waters of this seaside
resort have made Chandipur a favourite haunt for a small coterie
of beach lovers. The uniqueness of Chandipur is that twice a day
its waters recede from the shore a good 5-km away, giving water
revellers the ultimate pleasure of walking into its shallow depths
with fearless abandon.
The beach offers gorgeous views of dynamic seascapes and timeless
dawns. Other places of tourist interest around Balasore are Remuna,
Panchaligeswar, Aradi and Chandaneswar.
The nearest Airport is Bhubaneswar , which is 214-kms from Chandipur.
The nearest railhead Balasore is on the South Eastern Railway. All
Calcutta-Madras rail routes of Southeastern railways touches Balasore.
From Howrah, Balasore could be accessible by Dhauli Express, Falaknama
Express, East-Coast Express, Puri and Jagannath Express, at different
points of time of the day. There are several local trains available
Chandipur is connected by road to Balasore 16-kms, Bhubaneshwar
214-kms, Cuttack 230-kms, Calcutta 240-kms etc. The Madras bound
National Highway No-5 linking Calcutta- Balashore-Cuttack-Bhubaneswar
is the main connector by road. There are several other bye-routes
too such as Kolaghat-Digha-Jaleswar routes and Belda route. It takes
approx 7-8 hours to reach Chandipur from Calcutta. The usual conveyance
is a full reserved Ambassador, Sumo, Maruti, Auto or Tracker from
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