Tara Tarini Temple and Picnic spot

Tasra tarini Temple is one of the best tourist places in Ganjam.

Tara Tarini temple also known as Maa Tara Tarini Temple is situated 30 kilometer far from the city berhampur in Ganjam.

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Taratarini is a famous religious place in Southern Orissa where the twin sister Goddess i.e. Tara & Tarini adorn the sanctum situated on the top of a hillock girdled by the waddling holy river Rushikulya.

ok Some fun things there are do not eat or take attractive foods while you climb the stair, there are a lot of monkeys who love to take the food from you forcefully and have their fun, They will not hurt you and they are used to human beings.


Taratarani attracts thousands of devotes, picnickers and visitors through out the year. Special auspicious dates connected with the rites and titular of the twin goddess i.e. the four Tuesdays in the month of Chaitra and that of the all Sankranties in Hindu Calendar. Walking over 999 steps from the foot of the hill, to the hill top under shadows of green plantation is very much amusing and pleasure making.


Recently Ariel Rope Car from Tara Tarini Foot hill to Top of the hill to reach the Temple is providing thrilling experience and enjoying Panorama of the beauties. And Most of the Youngsters have enjoying the facility to reach at the Top of the Hill. This is first inclined Rope Car of Orissa made by Ropeway Resorts Pvt. Ltd. Kolkata at their own cost. The Rope Way is with 4 Cabins and four visitors in each cabin can transport 150 visitors per hour and the price of Ticket is only Rs. 15/- per head for to and fro travel

Temple Opening Times-
06.30 Am- 12.30 Pm
02.00 PM- 05.30 Pm
06.45 Pm- 08.30 Pm

Travel Information:-
Railway- Nearest railway Station is Berhampur- 32 kms. and Chatrapur- 30 kms.

Road- Good motorable road from Berhampur (32kms) as well as from Dist. Headquarters i.e Chatrapur 30 kms. The Temple is approached by flight of thousand steps and also by zigzag road.

Accomodation- A Panthsala from State Tourism Department and Govt. accommodation from local Revenue Authority are available at the spot. Besides this, minimum accommodation can be availed from the temple administration at the spot. Some small hotels are also there.

Airport- This is 177 Km far from the Nearest airport which is at the state capital Bhubaneswar.



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