Angul is a town in the state of Odisha. It is sometimes referred to as Anugul. The town has a population of 38000. Angul has a literacy rate of 80% which is well over the national average. The climate weather can be quite hot in the summer with maximum temperatures reaching the mid-forties.
Places to Stay
There are a few hotels such as Hotel Santi and Hotel Namra Palace that offer affordable accommodation for under Rs 1500.
Diwali, Eid, Ganesh Chaturthi and Holi are the major festivals celebrated here.
Oriya is the local language spoken in Angul. Hindi is commonly understood.
Places to Visit
Cuttack, located 110km away offers such attractions as Katak Chandi Temple, Paramahansa Nath Temple, Qadam-E-Rasool and Jama Masjid.
How to Get There
Cuttack Airport located more than 120km away offers connections to major cities around the country.
Angul Railway Station is the main station in Angul located around 2km from the bus stand. Trains to Bhubaneswar, Puri, Surat and Vishakhapatnam can be accessed here.
The closest bus stand is in Amalapada. NH 42 connects Angul to Cuttack. Direct buses to Raipur are also available. Get a cheap bus ticket by logging on to several bus booking portals