Encircled by slopes and streams, the city of Rourkela is situated in the territory of Odisha. Famously called as the ‘Steel City of Odisha’ and Ispat Nagar, it is one of the principal urban areas of the nation to get marketed for steel creation. Rourkela’s characteristic situating in the lap of nature makes it a unique vacationer area for the individuals of close by zones.
Plentiful in normally happening minerals, Rourkela has likewise been honored with an assortment of alleviation highlights and characteristic traveler objections. Falling in the Sundergarh locale of Odisha, Rourkela is considered as a visit objective, before visiting the other well known objections close by. It additionally holds extraordinary strict hugeness because of its noticeable quality in sagas like the Ramayana and Mahabharata.
Attraction: Khandadhar Waterfall, Darjing and Deoghar, Vedvyas, Ghoghar, Ambagan Market, Biju Patnaik Hockey Stadium, Hanuman Vatika, etc…
Best Time to visit: October to March.
Peak Season: Winter.
How to Reach
- By Air: The closest air terminal is Ranchi, it is 250kms away from the town, Rourkela additionally has its own airstrip yet it generally utilized by the authorities of SAIL.
- By Rail: Rourkela station is all around associated with most pieces of the nation. The Rourkela Junction railroad station is an aspect of the Howrah-Mumbai line under the South-Eastern Railway framework with a sum of 5 stages. Significant trains from here incorporate Dhanbad Bhubaneswar Garib Rath Express, Rourkela – Jammu Tawi Express, Rourkela – Gunupur Rajya Rani Express, Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Tatanagar Antyodaya Express and Bhubaneswar Rajdhani Express.
- By Road: There are standard transports which run from Bhubaneswar and close by urban areas, the street venture is wonderful and simple to drive.