Deogarh is a city and a municipality in Odisha. Deograh is mainly a hilly terrain, with rich red soil and sandy loan. The cities nearest to Deogarh are Bamra (80 km) and Rajagangapur (83 km). During pre-independence era, it was the capital of the princely state of Bamra or Bamanda. Deogarh has a number of schools and is fast emerging as an educational hub. There are a few places of tourist interest in and around Deogarh for the eager traveller.
Places to Stay
Deogarh offers a number of good budget hotel options. These include Deogarh Mahal (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Fort Seengh Sagar Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000) amongst others.
The official language of Deogarh is Oriya. Hindi is spoken here too as a secondary language.
The important festivals of Deogarh are Navratri, Diwali, and Maha Shiv Ratri amongst others.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Deogarh. These include Kurudkut, which is one of Asia’s earliest hydroelectricity projects. Tourists can see the evolution and development in technology since then. Deogarh has a number of small temples for local dwellers and religious-minded tourists.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Deogarh is the Bhubaneshwar Airport (204 km).
The station nearest to Deogarh is in Sambalpur (90 km). Trains to several destinations in Odisha make a halt here.
There are daily bus services to Raipur, Sambalpur and other places. The best bus operator that offers good service to passengers is Mahendra Travels. You can book bus tickets online from Ticketgoose.com, one of the leading bus booking portals.