Damanjodi is a town located in the Koraput District of Odisha, India. This town is mainly a hilly area with a small population. This area is inhabited mostly by people who are working as employees of the National Aluminium Company. Also known as NALCO, it is the world’s seventh largest aluminium producer. Damanjodi is known for its cosmopolitan culture.
Places to Stay
There are many homestays and lodges at Damanjodii. Some of the budget friendly options of accommodation in Damanjodi include Arup Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800) and Hotel Aspire Royale (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
The official spoken language of Damanjodi is Oriya. Hindi, English and other regional languages are also spoken here.
Festivals that are celebrated with great enthusiasm in Damanjodi include Vishwakarma Puja (September), Dussehra (October), Diwali (November) and Holi (March).
Places of Interest
Some of the places of interest in Damanjodi include Jagannath Temple, Maa Kunta Baunasani Temple, Siba Temple, Gayathri Mandir and Netaji Stadium.
How to Get There
Vishakhapatnam Airport is the nearest airport. It is located at a distance of 202 km from Damanjodi.
Damanjodi has a railway station and it is well-connected with many of the major towns and cities of India.
Damanjodi is easy to reach by road. There are daily buses connecting to Jeypore, Koraput and Odisha. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include Ajay Travels and Dolphin Bus Service. Online bus ticket booking is one of the easiest ways of booking your tickets.