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Chandipur - Where The Sea Vanishes


Chandipur is a beach resort situated in the Baleswar district of Odisha. It lies at a distance of 16 km from the Baleswar Railway Station, and the sea here is one of a kind. The famous Missile Testing Launch Pad is also located here and missiles like Agni, Prithvi, Akash and Shaurya are seen here.

One can visit this testing range by taking special visiting permission from the authorities. Many hotels have been built by the beach side to aid visitors with ultimate luxury and comfort.

Tourist Places In And Around Chandipur

Chandipur tourism gets an added advantage due to nearby tourist attractions. The rocky and green Nilagiri Hillocks, the holy Panchalingeswar and the sacred Khirchora Gopinath Temple in Remuna are among the main attractions of Chandipur tourism.

The secluded village named Sajanagarh and the wildlife sanctuary at Bhitarkanika are among the sought after destinations for travellers, in spite of being at a distant location from Chandipur.

Cuisines Of Chandipur

Chandipur is famous for sea food. Tourists should not miss out on prawn items which are among the most mouth-watering dishes. Moreover, do not forget to try the lip smacking sweets of Chandipur.

How To Reach Chandipur

Chandipur can be reached by boarding a train to Baleswar Railway Station. From there taxis and auto-rickshaws can be hired to reach Chandipur.

Chandipur Weather

Chandipur is at its best during winters when the cool breeze by the beach is ready to take anyone into the solitary world of ultimate solace.

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Chandipur Weather

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How to Reach Chandipur

  • By Road
    Several bus services to reach Chandipur are available from all the major cities in Odisha and West Bengal. Owing to its huge popularity in the eastern India, many package tours by bus or taxi are also available. Roads here are very good and hence the journey feels rather relaxing.
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  • By Train
    The nearest railhead to Chandipur is the Baleswar Railway Station. This station is well connected to all the major rail junctions of the country. Hence people from any part of India can come to Baleswar Railway Station and then a ride of 40 minutes will lead one to Chandipur.
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  • By Air
    Nearest airport to Chandipur is the airport in Bhubeneswar which is 230 km away. Chandipur can be reached by the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkatta too. It is 314 km away. Taxis and regular buses are available from both the places which will take one directly to Chandipur.
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