If you love natural beauty, Eco-Tourism Nature Camp – Belghar is the place you want to be.
Orissa is a well-known paradise and perfect destination for your trip if greenery with vast flora and fauna is in your mind. Just 115 km from the very famous Daringbadi, lays the famous tropical forest of Belghar. Having locked by green mountains from all sides, Belghar is popularly known as the land of “Hills and Waterfalls”. Therefore, think no more and give this paradisiacal place a chance to serve you with extraordinary memories for life.
Accommodation: The camp has 5 suites; all of them are double bedded. The suites are all tent based with modern amenities.
Check In : 12:00 PM
Check Out : 10:00 AM
Explore the forests and interact with the local tribe called ‘Kutia Kandha’, primitive yet hospitable. These tribes are still engaged in shifting cultivation.
An avid bird watcher can spot birds like Hill myna, parrots, and peacocks and also you can spot long tusked Elephants easily in these dense forests of Belghar.
Walk along the stream of Pipli and Penaju nala and rejuvenate your mind and body with a fresh spirit.
Indulge in a short hike to the forests and discover many medicinal plants.
Relish the local Odhishi cuisine made by professional chefs.
Visit ushabati valley, nestled amidst dense forests, to spot a huge gathering of peacocks.
Kotagarh sanctuary nearby provides you with the perfect scope of spotting wilds like Gaur, sambhar, deer, elephants, peafowl.
Visit one of the topmost points of Belghar called ‘Dimli’ to get enamoured by the beauty of forests.
Temples such as of Barala Devi, Lord Jagannath and Buddhist complex are some added flavours besides the wilds.
Visit Putudi waterfall and Mandasaru waterfall for that solitude amidst nature.
Best time to visit
You can visit this place throughout the year but most enjoyable weather here is winters. November to March prove to be the best time for a visit.
How to reach
One can reach Belghar by Roadway, Railway and Airway.
By Road: It is 211 km from Bhubaneswar, 165 km from Berhampur and 172 km from Cuttack. After reaching either of these places, one can hire a private vehicle to reach Belghar. Apart from this, government-run busses are also available for which you have to enquire at the depot.
By Railway: Nearest railhead is Berhampur, which is 165 km away. One can easily get a private vehicle from the station.
By Airways: Bhubaneswar Airport is the nearest, which is 211kms away. Many cabs are available for hire from here.
Tent (Non AC double bedded) – INR 4543 Per Suite + 15% GST and Convenience Fee (Including breakfast, lunch and dinner).
Kids between 1 to 3 years are complimentary
Kids from 4 years will be charged INR 1000 for foods and lodging. (To be paid at the destination)
INR 750 for foods and lodging Maximum. (To be paid at the destination)
There are pick up and drop facility available, to avail which you need to contact directly to the property. Also, the sightseeing can be organised as per your schedule (if any), and that is to be finalized directly with the person in charge, prior to your travel.