Baragarh is a town in the state of Odisha. It is located in the district of the same name close to the border of Chhattisgarh. Agriculture is the main occupation in Baragarh although there is some industry there such as cement factories and a few sugar mills. Baragarh has a population of more than 1.6 lakh. Baragarh is a popular tourist destination.
Places to Stay
There are a number of acommodation options for visitors such as the Government Circuit House, Maharaja Hotel and Hotel KC Palace.
Dhanu Yatra Festival is the major event in Baragarh each year. It held between October and March.
Oriya is the local language spoken in Baragarh. Hindi is commonly understood.
Places to Visit
The interesting places to visit near Baragarh are Bahgar Kota, Barabakhra caves and the Debrigarh Wildlife Sanctuary. All located within 30km.
How to Get There
Swami Vivekananda Airport in Raipur is the closest at a distance of 220km. It provides connections to Delhi, Bangalore, Vishakhapatnam, Mumbai and Ahmedabad among others.
Baragarh Railway Station connects it to Sambalpur, Raipur, and Kolkata. Wider connectivity can be accessed from these major centres.
Baragarh lies on NH 6 and is directly connected to Kolkata and Mumbai. The best bus operators that offer quality service include state owned OSTRC, Rajlaxmi Travel Agency and TicketGoose.com, a leading Online Bus Ticket Booking Service, provides low price, high quality options for bus travellers. Making use of bus ticket coupons are the best way to get discounts while booking your tickets.