Nabarangpur (also called as Nabarangapur/Nowrangpur), is a town in Odisha. It lies in the Nabarangpur district. Many devotees visit Maa Bhandargharani, the presiding deity of the town. The cities that are near Nabarangpur are Jeypur, Jagdalpur and Koraput. Nabarangpur had a Hydro-Electric Power station within the city. The Indravati River flows through Nabarangpur.
Places to Stay
There are many budget hotels in Nabarangpur. Some of them include Hotel Trupti (Tariff - Rs. 300- Rs. 400), Hotel Nrusimha (Tariff - Rs. 50 - Rs. 300) and Hotel Santoshi (Tariff - Rs. 50 - Rs. 100.)
The local language of Nabarangpur is Oriya. Other languages that are spoken here include Hindi, Kandha, Bhotra and Paraja.
The Ghata Yatra in the Maa Bhandargharani temple is one of the most important festivals of the town and is held every year in the month of April.
Places of Interest
Some tourist attractions bear Nabarangpur are Papadahandi (12 km from Nabarangpur), Umerkote (70 km from Nabarangpur), Chandan Dhara (90 km from Nabarangpur), Gorvarai Temple (25 km from Nabarangpur), Mandadangri (11 km from Nabarangpur) and the Jagannathpur Temple (23 km from Nabarangpur.)
How to Get There
The Visakapatnam airport is the nearest airport to Nabarangpur and is located at 260 km from the town.
The Jeypore (40 km) and Umuri railway stations (45 km) are the railway stations nearest to Nabarangpur.
Nabarangpur is well-connected to other cities by road. There are frequent buses to places like Bhubaneswar, Raipur, Visakapatnam, Jagdalpur, Cuttack, Brahamapur and Bhabanipatna. Some of the best travel agencies in this region are Bikash Baruah Tours & Travel, and Navin Travels. Look out for your bus ticket coupon from Ticketgoose.com whenever you travel outside your hometown.