Located on the western border of the state, the place was earlier a part of Sambalpur. Though limited in number, the tourist attractions gain value by the importance attached to it. Gandhamardan, one of the destinations here is associated with the period of Ramayana and it finds mention in the notes of Hieun Tsang, the famous Chinese traveler. Scenic, ancient?Bargarh?makes your visit memorable. Here are some tourist destinations to visit in Bargarh. Here are the near by Tourists Spots to visit -

? Kedarnath Temple ? Debrigarh Wildlife Sanctuary ? Gandhamardan ? Nrusinghnath Temple ? Nrusimhanath Waterfalls ? Chaldhar Waterfall ? Papaharini ? Papanga Hill


How to reach

Your choice of transport will depend on how quickly you want to get from one place to another.
How to reach Bargarh by air

By Air

It is 290 km from Rourkela Airport and 350km from Biju Patnaik International Airport
How to reach Bargarh by rail

By Rail

Bargarh Road railway station?on?Jharsuguda-Vizianagaram line?serves?Bargarh district.

Best time to visit

Bargarh has a tropical climate and receives high rainfall during Southwest monsoon (June ? September) and retreating Northeast monsoon (December ? January). Average annual rainfall ranges between 160 and 200?cm. The minimum and maximum temperatures are in the range of 5 C to 47 C with a mean minimum and maximum temperature range of 9.8 C to 39.2 C during coldest and hottest months. Thirty six percent of the geographical area of the district has semi-evergreen or tropical dry deciduous forest

Quick Info

  • Famous For
  • Languages Oriya, English and Hindi
  • Best Season October to February
  • Weather Summer: 40°C
    Winter: 10°C
  • Postal Code 768028
  • STD Code 6646