The history and information about Angul district of Odisha
Angul is a very famous district of the state Odisha in India. This district of Odisha was newly implemented as a district in 1st April, 1993. The district headquarters is located in the city Angul which is at a distance of 150 kilometers from the state capital Bhubaneshwar. This district has many attractive tourist places and Wildlife Sanctuaries. The district also has many industries and companies like Steel industries, Water plant industries, Power stations, Fertilizer Corporation and Aluminium sectors. These industries are generating more revenues to the state Odisha. The city Angul has huge population and it is one of the top ten cities having a highest population in India.
The famous places to visit in Angul district of Odisha
There are many tourist places, Temples and industries available in the district Angul of Odisha. The major places to visit in Angul district are listed below.
Tikarpada and Labangi Wildlife Sanctuaries in Angul district of Odisha
The Tikarpada Wildlife Sanctuary is located in the village Tikarpada in which the Wildlife Sanctuary was implemented by its name. This is one of the largest sanctuaries in Odisha and it was established with an area of around 795 square kilometer. This Sanctuary is located about 60 kilometers away from the city Angul and also has the distance of 200 kilometers from the state capital Bhubaneswar. Gharial crocodile is one of the rare species of crocodiles which is available here and this species attracts a large mass of tourist people who come to visit this place. The Boating, trekking, angling and rafting are some other entertaining activities that can be enjoyed by the tourist people at this wildlife sanctuary. This sanctuary also has different kind of wildlife animals like Tiger, Lion, Leopard, Sambar, Langur and crocodiles which are maintained by the MAHANADHI ecosystem. The Labangi is also a one of the famous sanctuaries and it is located near Tikarpada village. This sanctuary attracts the tourist people mainly for its trekking. The various types of animals can be seen at this sanctuary.
The Binkei temple in Angul district of OdishaThe Binkei temple in Angul district of Odisha is one of the famous Place of Worship. This temple is dedicated mainly for Godess Binkei who is one of the mostly worshipped gods of people in Odisha. This temple is located 8 kilometers away from Tikarpada village and is located on the Banks of the holy River Mahanadi.
The other place to visit in Angul district of OdishaThe Satakosia Gorge and satakosia Tiger Reserve are very famous picnic spots in Angul district of Odisha. This picnic spots attracts the tourist people by having variety of animals and tigers in it. The Baliput is a village near to Tikarpada and it has been surrounded by hills on both sides. It is considered as an good picnic place by the tourist. The Sisupathar is an another village in the district and it has very famous dam in Odisha. The Badamul is an important picnic spot in the district and it is situated on the the shores of the Mahanadi River. The Gharial and Satkosia Gorge Wildlife Sanctuaries also attracts the tourist people through the entire periods of a year
The hotels, tourist offices and accommodations in Angul district of Odisha
The city Angul has very good hotels and lodges for making accommodation. The Various tourist offices in the district are ready to arrange tourist packages to various places of Angul districts. The hotels and lodges in the City Angul is listed below.
# Angul District STD Code : 06764
1. The Hotel Prasanti, 44/88 Turang, Angul. Tel:-233051,233052.
2. Hotel Santi, 34/66 Bus stand, Angul. Tel: 230386,230622.
3. Hotel Durga, 49/98 Turang, Angul. Tel:-232652,230155.
4. Hotel Ganapati, 43/75 Nalco Nagar, Angul. Tel:-220061.
5. Hotel Razz, 25/50 PTC Square, Angul. Tel:230067,234341.
6. Central Lodge, 22/32 Daily market, Angul. Tel:-230378.
7. Bikram Lodge, 50/72 Madanmohan Padhi, Angul. Tel:-230200, 232071.
8. Jagannath Lodge, 28/40 LS,PP,TS Nalco Chhack, Angul. Tel:-220913.
9. Hotel Goutam vihar, 29/54 Main road, Angul. Tel:-230537,234596.
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