PLACES TO VISIT IN GANJAM
GOPALPUR: Gopalpur is on the Bay of Bengal coast in Ganjam district which is having famous sea beach attracting tourists from across the globe. Gopalpur beach has a charm of its own- a serene and placid environment enhances the beauty of the beach. Days-long an annual beach festival is observed at Gopalpur in the month of December. Besides, there's a Aqua Sports providing training-cum-fun ride facility on the backwaters of Gopalpur sea.
Jiranga Monastery: Jiranga Monastery has been built by Tibetian Refugees after they migrated to India around 1965. One can feel the serene and placid environment that fills hearts with utmost satisfaction. The saying, sleeping in the lap of nature go in parlance with Jiranga. The monastery also has a spiritual garden where tourists can enjoy nature's beauty.
TAPTAPANI: 'Taptapani' is one of the wonders of Odisha where tourists visit throughout the year to enjoy the natural hot sulphur water spring flowing in a lush green forest of the region. Taptapani names itself means 'Tapta' (hot) and 'Pani' (water). The spring is also said to have medicinal properties and visitors definitely take a bath at ponds especially created next to the spring for the purpose.
Nearest Airport: Biju Patnaik International Airport (180km)
Nearest Railway Station: Berhampur Railway Station
Nearest Bus Stand: : OSRTC Bus Stand, Berhampur