Tourist Spots in Nayagarh District [Odisha, India]


Nayagarh is an important tourist destination in the Indian state of Odisha (Orissa). Today I am going to share with you about the best Tourist Spots in Nayagarh District. Nayagarh is the perfect destination, where one can take a break from drudgery daily monotony & simply rejuvenate. Geographical location of this district is totally interesting. The region is proud of its rich flora and fauna. Nayagarh is well connected to the major cities of India, that’s why it provides various facilities for Travelling. This district is covered by various ancient temples, greenery landscapes, hills, waterfalls, religious place, monuments and Sanctuary. Nayagarh district is also famous for adventure.

Location Map of Nayagarh District

Location Map of Nayagarh District

Nayagarh is a perfect place for the nature lovers, where one can visit attractive places with a Low budget. Here in this post, I have prepared a full list of tourist spots in Nayagarh. Mainly people come here to gather more experience about the history of this place. Read this article from beginning to end to know about the best tourist spots in Nayagarh district.

Best Tourist Spots in Nayagarh District

Best tourist spots in Nayagarh District

Just look at below to see the best tourist spots in Nayagarh district…….

  1. Kantilo Nilamadhaba temple,
  2. Ladu Baba,
  3. Panchupaili Pargana,
  4. Dakhinakali,
  5. Maninag,
  6. Raghunathjiew,
  7. Jamupatana,
  8. Gokulananda,
  9. Baisipalli Sanctuary,
  10. Kuanria, Kuturi,
  11. Satakosia Gorge,
  12. Sitalpani,
  13. Mani Nageswari Temple,
  14. Asurkumari,
  15. Udayapur Library, these all are the major tourist spots in Nayagarh district.

Which is the best time to Visit in Nayagarh?

Winter is the best time to visit this destination because this time you can easily communicate with all places. You can also visit on the day of the occasions which I have mentioned below.

Now I am going to describe all the above mention destination or the best Tourist spots in Nayagarh district shortly. Keep reading…..

Kantilo Nilamadhaba temple:

Kantilo Nilamadhaba temple is an ancient Vaishnav temple in Nayagarh district. It is located on the bank of Mahanadi River. The temple surrounded by green forest. A permanent flow of holy water from the feet of Lord Nilamadhaba. Lord Siddheswar is another attraction of this place.

Ladu Baba:

Ladu Baba

The presiding deity Sri Ladukeswar is popularly known as Ladu Baba. The temple of Ladu Baba is located at a distance of 14 kilometres from Nayagarh city centre. The idol of Ladu Baba is combined form of Vishnu and Shiva. This unique idol of Ladu Baba is the most prominent attraction of this temple. Mahashivratri is one of the major festivals of this site.

Panchupaili Pargana:

Panchupaili Pargana

Panchupaili Pargana is situated at the confluence of River Mahanadi and River Brutang. The temple of Gupteswar Mahadev is the main attraction of this site. The temple is located at a distance of 55 kilometres from Nayagarh. Others attraction of this site are Sri Navagunjara Jiu and Goddess kalapat Thakurani. Panchupaili paragana is also famous for the cultural programme. During the time of festivals, various types of cultural events organized here.



Dakhinakali is a famous religious importance in Nayagarh district. It is located at a distance of 90 kilometres from Bhubaneswar (Capital of Odisha). 51 major Shakti peeth is situated all over India, Dakhinakali is one of them. Another attraction of this site is Sri Jagannath temple. This Kalingan architectural stylized temple was built between 1788 to 1808 A.D.


The splendid temple of goddess Maninag is located on the tophill near a scenic waterfall. The location and scenic beauty of this temple offer numerous pleasant gateway to every tourist. Lord Jagannath temple is another attraction of this place. During the time of Rathyatra, a large number of visitors gather here to celebrate the occasion.



Raghunathjiew is one of the famous temple at Odagon in Odisha. It is located at a distance of 25 kilometres from Nayagrah city centre. The temple is dedicated to Lord Ramchandra. The wooden idol of Lord Ram, Sita and Laxman are the major attraction of this temple. The Kalash of this temple is made of pure gold. Ramnavami is the most important festival of this site.



Jamupatna is a famous religious spot in Odisha. There are many temples are found within the Jampatana village. Like as Goddess Bana Durga, the sun God and Astabhuja.



The temple of Gokulananda is situated near Sidhamula village, on the bank of river Mahanadi. It was built by late Sri Baba Swami Ram Laxman Dash Maharaj. The temple is surrounded by hills and beautiful scenery. The scenic beauty and charming weather of this place always attract thousands of visitors.

Baisipalli Sanctuary:

The Baisipalli Sanctuary is located between the border Mahanadi River and the Satkosia gorge. It is also famous as the Gharial Crocodile Sanctuary. The sanctuary is rich in flora and fauna. If you come in this place then you will see the waterfall, tower, forest and you will gather huge memorable experience.


Kuanria is a great and huge dam or reservoir in Nayagarh district. This 1.5 kilometres long dam is built over the River Kuanria. During the time of winter, this place collects large numbers of migratory birds from far away destination. The Panoramic beauty of dam, migratory birds, hills and forest make this place a much crowd after retreating by the tourists.


Panoramio - Photo of KUTURI village

Kuturi is a development centre for facilitating natural breeding of wild animals. This area contains a pond, salt lake, fodder variety Napier grass and an orchard with varieties of indigenous decorative and medicinal plants. There are few cottages, which are used to watch the free movement and activities of animals during nights.

Satakosia Gorge:

Satakosia Gorge is another well-known place, famous for the natural beauty.  There is a wildlife sanctuary in satakosia. Different types of birds and animals are seen here. The scenic beauty of this place is really amazing.


Sitalpani is the place where the water flows at the top of the hill is ice cold throughout the year.

Mani Nageswari Temple:

Mani Nageswari temple is a popular temple of Nayagarh. Basically, the temple is popular for natural beauty. It is also famous as a good picnic spot.


People visit Asurkhumari to enjoy their picnic. The scenic beauty of this place always attracts nature lovers.

Udayapur Library:

The Udayapur Library is also known as Dasia Ajja Library. This library was built by the late Dasarathi Pattnaik Know as Dasia Ajja. Mainly this library was built for the lovers of literature and culture. Nowadays Scholars of repute across the world visited this place.

If you love adventure, so friends don’t waste your time and visit all amazing places in Nayagarh district, which I have already mentioned.

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Kantilo Nilamadhaba temple
Ladu Baba temple
Baisipalli Sanctuary
Udayapur Library
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