Category Archives: National Parks in Odisha

Nandankanan National Park

Total area : 4.37 sq km Protected area : 3.62 sq km Nearest Town : Bhubaneswar, 18 km Best time to visit Nandankanan : Throughout the year Established in 1960, Nandankanan National Park is located 20 kms from Bhubaneshwar. Sprawling across the tranquil Chandaka forests, Nandankanan literally means the “Garden of Pleasure.” Being the very… Read More »

BhitarKanika National Park

Total area : 672 sq km Protected area : 145 sq km District : Kendrapara Best time to visit BhitarKanika : Mid Oct-Mid April Entry Point : Chandbali, 50 km from Bhadrak and rajnagar, 30 km from Kendrapara An exclusive hot-spot of biodiversity lies in the form of Bhitarkanika National Park in the Kendrapara district of Odisha.… Read More »

Simlipal National Park

DAY 1 : ARRIVAL AT CUTTACK- RATNAGIRI On arrival at Cuttack Railway Station, pick up & proceed to Ratnagiri. Visit famous and great Buddhist attraction and Buddhist history of sculptures at Ratnagiri and Udayagiri and Lalitgiri. Check in hotel, after refreshment half day excursion to Paradip. Back to hotel, en route visit Baladev Jew Temple… Read More »