Tag: Odisha Tourism

Eco Retreat from Dec 1
Fourth edition of eco retreat in Konark from December 1

Good news for travel enthusiasts. The fourth edition of the popular beach festival-Eco Retreat- at Konark in Puri district is all se to kick off on December 1 this year. The event will continue till March 15, 2023.

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  • Friday, 28 October 2022
Marine Aquarium Project Site in Puri
Puri Marine Aquarium project in shambles, denizens suspect embezzlement of funds

The state government initiated the plans in 2009 with an aim to provide a Dubai-like experience to tourists with the ambitious Marine Aquarium project. On January 30, 2009, former Puri MLA Maheswar Mohanty laid the foundation stone for the project near the Urban Haat in Baliapanda which is nearly 200 meter from Puri sea beach.

  • Sunday, 16 October 2022
"India's Best Kept Secret" fails to break into top 10 tourist destinations of India

The state couldn’t make it to the list of top ten states in terms of tourist footfall, proving tall claims of the Odisha government developing tourist destinations into world-class ones to be hollow to the core. 

  • Friday, 30 September 2022
World Tourism Day: A look at Odisha's revival after Covid
Rethinking Tourism: A look at Odisha's post-pandemic revival on World Tourism Day

World Tourism Day celebrated every year on September 27, is one of the truly global initiatives that aim towards making people understand the joy of exploring the world.

  • Tuesday, 27 September 2022
More Tourism In Odisha
Tourism Boost In Odisha Top Priority: Says Union Minister GK Reddy

Tourism Boost In Odisha Top Priority: Says Union Minister GK Reddy

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  • Saturday, 26 March 2022
Union Tourism Minister G Kishan Reddy
It Is Not Paika Revolution, But Paika Freedom Movement: Union Min G Kishan Reddy

The uprising of the Paikas in Khordha in the year 1817 was not a revolt against the British rule, but a freedom movement, said Union Minister for Tourism G Kishan Reddy during a programme in the Odisha capital Bhubaneswar on Friday.

  • Saturday, 26 March 2022
Poor Facilities, Incomplete Works At Eco Retreat Venues In Odisha Disappoint Guests
Poor Facilities, Incomplete Works At Eco Retreat Venues In Odisha Disappoint Guests

Services at two eco retreat locations are yet to start four days after the formal inauguration owing to incomplete works while poor tents, bed and toilet facilities in the high-cost tents have left some visitors livid. 

  • Saturday, 18 December 2021
Eco-Retreat Launched In Odisha; High Package Price May Prove Counter-Productive
Eco-Retreat Launched In Odisha; High Package Price May Prove Counter-Productive

Eco-retreat programme inaugurated at Konark, Satakosia, Bhitarakanika, Daringibadi, Hirakud, Pati Sonapur and Koraput. 

  • Wednesday, 15 December 2021
ECO Retreat Konark
ECO Retreat On Konark Beach Inaugurated

Odisha Tourism’s Eco Retreat 2021 inaugurated in Konark along with Satkosia, Bhitarkanika, Daringbadi, Hirakud, Pati Sonapur and Koraput

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  • Wednesday, 15 December 2021
Similipal National Park Closed For Tourists For Indefinite Period
Similipal National Park Closed For Tourists For Indefinite Period

The authorities said that most trails in the park have become slushy under the impact of rainfall for last few days and thick blanket of fog engulfing the national park could become dangerous for the travelers or safari, so it has been decided to keep visitors away from the biosphere reserve. 

  • Monday, 15 November 2021
Odisha's Tourism Sets Sights On Revival After Covid Battle
Odisha's Tourism Sets Sight For Revival After Covid Battle

The scenic, serene and sublime, Odisha Tourism is all set to open doors to visitors after nearly two years of staying off the grid in the wake of Covid crisis as the setting in of winter--which brings a windfall in business every year-- is expected to rejuvenate the pandemic-battered industry. 

  • Tuesday, 09 November 2021
Similipal National Park To Reopen From Nov 1
Similipal National Park To Reopen From Nov 1, Tourists Can Avail Bicycle Tours, No Plastic

The famous Similipal National Park in Mayurbhanj district is all set to welcome back tourists this year from November 1.

  • Wednesday, 27 October 2021
Eco Retreat
Odisha To Organise Maiden Eco Retreat Fest At Virgin Pentha Beach

Last year, the department had organized a three month-long eco-retreat festival at Nalitapatia village, close to the Bhitarkanika national park.

  • Tuesday, 19 October 2021
Bichitrapur Mangrove Reserve In Odisha's Balasore
Bichitrapur Mangrove Reserve In Odisha's Balasore Is Too Tempting To Miss

Want to experience the bliss of life? Then there are a number of such locations in Odisha where a simple ride or a few moments of deep breath can infuse the feeling of heavenly tranquillity. Bichitrapur Mangrove Reserve is just one such site that is enough to inspire wanderlust even in the most reserved.

  • Thursday, 09 September 2021
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Khandagiri-Udaygiri Mahotsav: Rich cultural heritage of Odisha on display

Bhubaneswar: From pictures, paintings and sculptors related to the culture and history of the state to mouth-watering delicacies, the visitors are loving to spend their evenings at Khandagiri-Udaygiri Mahotsav at Tourist Interpretation Centre, Khandagiri in Bhubaneswar. Not just the residents of the city but the tourists coming to Khandagiri and Udaygiri are getting to see […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
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