The Headquarters of the Kandhmal district which has a variety of
attractions including a rich tribal culture and colourful flora
& fauna. Phulabani is the most convenient base for touring the
various places of interest in the area.
Famous for the Goddess Barala Devi who is believed by the natives
to be the creator of the world.
Padmatala has a pond where wild animals can be seen in considerable
numbers during evening.
Famous for the temple of Goddess Bhairavee.
Famous for the temple of Lord Charisambhu Ananta Vishnu.
Renowned for the temple of Lord Birupakshya on the river Brutunga,
the place commands a panoramic view of nature. The striking feature
of the place is that the trees all around lean towards south.
A place of natural beauty with a waterfall on the river Bada Saluki,it
has dense forests and hills on both sides of the river. The cool
breeze and the melody of chirping birds generate poetic thoughts
in the minds of the visitors. For details please click here.
Nicknamed as Kashmir of Orissa, it is an ideal summer
resort and is attractive for its scenic beauty. It is the only place
in Orissa which experiences snowfall during winter.
Belghar amidst dense forests is thick with wild-life especially
A place with a rich cultural heritage,Boudh was the center of various
religious movements of the past. The presence of a huge Buddha image
has given it a place in the Buddhist map of Orissa. The Buddhist
shrine where Lord Buddha is seated in Padmasana still stands as
testimony to the historic past. Temples like Rameswar,Chandrachula,
Gopaljiu, Durga,Matangeswari & Hanuman are the added attraction
of the place. Boudh is connected with regular bus services from
Berhampur, Bhubaneswar, Sambalpur & other important places of
Best time to visit: October to
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