Lying in the northern most part of the state is Baleswar, the coastal district of Orissa. Baleswar or Balasore has close proximity to the sea and therefore remains flooded with brackish water of estuarine rivers. The east flowing rivers Budhabalanga and Subernarekha pass through this district of Orissa and surge into the Bay of Bengal. Destination India Tourism offers to take you to this enchanting place with its Baleswar Tours.
District of Baleswar is sub divided into two subdivisions of Balasore and Niligiri. It is the most important district in Orissa as it finds place in the international map because of its strategic location. It is also known as the 'Granary of Orissa'. Baleswar is usually hot and humid and the best time to visit the place is from December to February.
Main festivals celebrated here are Durga Puja, Shivratri etc.
You can shop for brass work of Remuna, stone carvings of Nilgiri and other local handicrafts from here.
Baleswar is easily accessible as it well connected with the road and rail network.
Places to visit in and around Baleswar:
Temple of Mahadev Baneswar
Temple of Laxmi Narayan
When to visit Baleswar:
Best time to visit Baleswar is from December to February.
How to reach Baleswar:
Nearest airport is at Bhubaneshwar.
Baleswar is well connected with the railnetwok and is an important railhead of southeastern railways.
It is well connected with road network.
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