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Dhenkanal Travel Guide

Ideally positioned on the National Highway No. 42, Dhenkanal is linked to major towns of the State via direct road connections. It is 100 kms away from Bhubaneswar and is a railhead on the South Eastern Railway.


Dhenkanal At a Glance
  • Average Climate:15 °C - 35 °C
  • Best Time to Visit:October - March
  • STD Code:06762

Introduction

Tour to Dhenkanal is an invitation to the uncharted terrains of the state of Orissa. Dhenkanal is one of the few thickly forested areas that still remain in Orissa. This region is home to several endangered species of birds, animals and reptiles. You can even see the more prominent members of the jungle at this place such as tigers and elephants. So, on your Tour to Orissa, don't forget to come to this place.

Your Dhenkanal Tour would lead you to an adventure of a lifetime. The spectacular scenes of tourist attractions located in this region are worth a watch. Apart from being the administrative headquarters of Orissa's Dhenkanal district, Dhenkanal is also admired for the Balaram Temple. So, on your Tour to Dhenkanal, you can visit several Vishnu and Shiva temples like the Astasambhu Temple, Kapilash Temples, Naganatheswar Temple, Siddaha Balaram Temple, Sri Annakoteswar Temple and Sri Kanakeswar Temple that lie in and around this region.

Once you have completed exploring the markets and temples of Dhenkanal, you may go for a sightseeing trip of the nearby tourist attractions located in the district as Dhenkanal can also act as a base camp.

To begin with, you can go to the pilgrimage site at Kapilas, close to Dhenkanal District. The temple of Lord Shiva 'Chandrashekhar' is equivalent to the Kailas Parbat and is marked by the remnants of a medieval fort, shrines and caves. A Deer Park, Panthasala and Science Park can also be visited on your Tour to Dhenkanal, Orissa, India.

So, hurry to book your place for a Tour to Dhenkanal. It would certainly turn out to be a thrilling experience, to say the least!





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