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 Places of Interest in Ganjam

Berhampur : It is a great shopping centre for silk sarees and handicrafts.The main visiting places are Jagannath Temple ,Satyanarayan temple ,Budhi Thakurani, Berhampur University and Medical College.

Narayani : It is situated at a distance of 80 km. from Berhampur.The temple of Goddess Narayani surrounded by captivating natural scenery is situated on a hill top.

Nirmaljhara, a beautiful pilgrim spot in GanjamNirmaljhar: It is situated at a distance of 65 km. from Berhampur in Khallikote near Kairasi. It is a beautiful place comprising of a complex of temples dedicated to Lord Siva, Radhakrusna,Vimala,Dadhibamana, and a perennial stream forming a pool of crystal clear water.

TaraTarini TempleTara-Tarini: It is situated on Taratirini hill near Purusottampur which is at a distance of 40 km. from Berhampur. Twin Goddess Tara and tarini are worshiped in the temple on the top of a hill. River Rushikulya flows at the foot of the hill.

Sunset in the Gopalpur BeachGopalpur- On- Sea: This sleepy resort in Ganjam district with its deep sea was once an ancient sea port.It is 16 km. from Berhampur, having all sorts of tourist facilities.

Jaugarh: It is situated at a distance of 35 km. from Berhampur, is famous for Ashokan Rock Edicts and other archaeological remains.

Panchama: It is famous for its stone image of Lord Ganesh.

Mantridi: It is the small village in Gajam district which is famous for the temple dedicated to Goddess Siddha Vairabi.

Budhakhol: This picturesque hill is situated at the distance of 3 kms. from Buguda, Tahasil. The temple of the Lord Siva and a natural spring attracts the pilgrims.

Byghra Devi: It is situated near Kullad of Bhanjanagar town. It is picturesque spot and is famous for the temple of Goddess Byagra Devi.

 

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