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Keonjhar Travel Guide

One of the quiet hill side towns of Orissa, Keonjhar is an idyllic retreat for tourists who wish to explore the beauty of unspoilt virgen lands. Once a princely state it was ruled by a number of dynasties before it became a part of Orissa.


Keonjhar At a Glance
  • Population:15,61,990
  • Area :8,240 sq.kms
  • Geo Location:South East
  • Average Climate:4°C - 25°C
  • Best Time to Visit:November - February
  • STD Code:06766

Introduction

On your tour to Keonjhar Orissa you can explore the vast acres of greenery and sylvan settings. Nestled amidst hills the forests of Keonjhar are the home to a variety of animals. The city is also famous for its rich mineral resources. On your tour to Keonjhar you will get to know more about the breathtaking beauty of the place and not only about coal mines.

Keonjhar in Orissa in India is also an exciting option for Eco tourism in Orissa. There are a number of tribal communities who reside in the Keonjhar district that include names like Santhal, Oraon and Munda. There are some interesting tourist places in Keonjhar which includes the Jagannath Temple, the Vishnu Temple and the Ghaghra Falls.

The rich forests of Keonjhar are also adorned by a number of waterfalls. They make Keonjhar one of the most beautiful tourist places. On your tour to Keonjhar Orissa you can get a glimpse of the waterfall at Khandadhar, a modest Sanghagara Waterfall and the most popular Badghagara Waterfall.

The nearest airport to Keonjhar is Bhubaneshwar while the nearest railhead is J.K.Road in Orissa. On your tour to Keonjhar you can enjoy this beautiful tourist place.