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Balasore Travel Guide

Balasore situated on the North Eastern part of Orissa is a popular seaside retreat. It is replete with vast stretches of paddy fields, meandering rivers, and a range of hills.


Balasore At a Glance
  • Average Climate:15 °C - 28 °C
  • Best Time to Visit:September - March
  • STD Code:06782

Introduction

Orissa is one of the richest states in the Indian subcontinent where natural resources are concerned. This mineral rich state has also a number of wildlife reserves, lakes, coastal retreats that makes it a favorite destination for tourist and industrialists alike. Moreover, the rich cultural heritage of the state deserves a special mention. The monuments and temples of this place are worth visiting because of its many historical and mythological significance that is linked with the very essence of Orissa. A Tour to Orissa is rewarding in ways more than one. Take a leisurely Tour to Balasore to enjoy a funfilled vacation in this coastal town of Orissa.

Resources in and around Balasore. The main languages spoken in Balasore are English, Hindi, Oriya and Bengali. The peak season here is from October to March. When on a Tour to Balasore make sure you frequent places like Chandipur, Balaramgadi, Chandaneshwar, Talsari, Raibania Fort, etc. Interestingly some portions of Balasore were occupied by the French and the Dutch. Some architecture in Balasore still bears evidence of its Colonial rule.

A Tour to Balasore is never complete without a shopping spree in the city. Take a leisurely walk through the many markets of Balasore which have on offer interesting appliqué items, and lacquered toys. Do not worry about accommodation option while on a Tour to Balasore as the city houses many hotels and guest houses which provide you all the facilities for a hassle free stay.



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