Katadi, a small village in Odisha’s Kandhamal district, is located in a rocky mountain region. Its district headquarters, Kandhamal, is 26 km away and Bhubaneshwar, its capital city, is 230 km from here. Some of the nearby cities that surround this village are Asika, Anugul, Phulabani and Hinjilicut. There are many forest reserves and rivers around this region which are good sightseeing locations.
Places to Stay
Katadi provides good budget hotels in areas around the village. These are Dwaraka Resorts Pvt Ltd (Tariff – Rs.832) and Raj Kamal Hotel (Tariff – Rs.245).
The official languages spoken in Katadi are Oriya and Hindi.
The festivals celebrated here are Makar Sankranti in January, Saraswati Puja in February, Holi in March, Ganesh Chaturthi in August-September, Durga Puja in September-October and Diwali, Kali Puja in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are no places of interest in Katadi. However, areas around this village are known for their beautiful attractions. Some of these include Kandhamal (26 km), Tikabali Phulbani Range (32 km), Udayagiri (23 km) and Kalinga (31 km)..
How to Get There
Biju Patnaik International Airport in Bhubaneshwar is the nearest airport, located 233 km away from Katadi.
The nearest railway station is the Brahmapur Railway station, which is 149 km away from Katadi.
The village of Katadi has frequent state-run and private buses that travel to and fro nearby cities. Private bus operators run comfortable Volvo A/C buses to Katadi. Avail of online bus ticket booking offers whenever you book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com.