One of the unique oraganisation PXE is situated near balasore, PXE offers ammunition firing proof testing, offering range facilities near chandipur. Another interesting aspect of Balasore is that the Balasore is one of the most literate town of Orissa having a literacy rate of 99%, the major industries in Balasore includes Birla Tyres, Ispat Alloyes Ltd, Emami Paper Mill Ltd, Polar Pharma India Ltd. Omfed dairy.
Established as a trading post during the colonial period, the district town of Balasore is a commercial city that makes a great base for exploration of several attractions including sea beaches, temples and wildlife. Today Balasore is a great place for a seaside jaunt, boasting a generous expanse of wide sandy beaches and clean water for swimming.
Here you can find relics of the colonial past. It’s also within day-trip distance from Similipal National Park, and the exotic Chandipur Sea beach resort is just next door.
Balasore is home to a temple of Mahadev Baneswar that is place of spiritual activity and draws devotees in a large number.
Chandbali (120 km):
It has been a famous river port since medieval time. It is the confluence of Brahmani and holy Baitarani rivers, which is the gateway to the mangrove forest, Bhitarkanika, famous for crocodile sanctuary having the largest crocodile of the world.
Dhamra (145 km):
It is on the confluence of the rivers Baitarani and Brahmani where they meet the sea. It is one of the small ports of India.
Raibania (75 km):
The Jayachandiban of Jayachandi is a picnic spot. A place of historic importance Raibania finds mention in ‘Ain-I-Akabari’ by Abul Fazal. The place is known for its group of forts now in ruins.
The place is famous for the shrine of Bhudara Chandi.
- Omfed Dairy
- Emami Paper Mill
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One of the important Vaishnava centres of the country, Remuna has been a seat of Vaishnavite culture for centuries. The place’s claim to fame is the famous shrine of Khirachora Gopinath temple that is visited by hordes of pilgrims.
Nilagiri (20 km):
It is famous for Nilagiri palace and Jagannath temple. It is the entry point to Panchalingeswar and Kuldiha sanctuary.
An ideal antique beach resort in Odisha, where the sea water recedes about 5km during low-tide and advances to the shore line again during high-tides each day.
Situated on a hillock near Nilagiri, is a holy place as well as picnic spot. The land of Five Lingas, that place is known for a perennial spring with a captivating natural beauty. It is the trekking base for Kuldiha sanctuary frequented by elephants.
Chandaneswar (90 km):
The holy shrine of Lord Chandaneswar is a religious centre. Festive occasions like Nilaparva are celebrated in April. This is the only temple in Odisha which is built in Bengali style of temple architecture.
Talasari Beach (95 km):
One of the most beautiful unexplored beaches lying only 4 km away from Chandaneswar and Digha in West Bengal. Long stretches of golden sands dotted with thousands of red crabs create an illusion of a floral carpet.
How would you like to travel?
- 214 km from Bhubaneswar
- 184 km from Cuttack
- 78 km from Bhadrak
- 60 km from Baripada
- 345 km from Rourkela
- 250 km from Kolkata
- 195 km from Jamshedpur
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