Dotted with a large number of temples devoted to different deities of Hindu pantheon, Bhawanipatna is a famous place of tourist interest. It is the headquarters of the Kalahandi district and therefore, the city is named after the presiding deity, 'Bhawani- Shankar'. Apart from being a popular temple city, Bhawanipatna attracts a huge of nature enthusiasts who want to explore wildlife to its fullest. Embellished with temples dedicated to a plethora of Hindu gods and goddesses, the city is most popular for its "Chattar Jatra". So, explore the Bhawanipatna holiday packages offered by EaseMyTrip.in and get the best offer for your tour.
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Karlapat Wildlife Sanctuary:
This wildlife sanctuary houses a large number of wild animals such as leopards, chitals, tigers, sambhars, and guars. It is constructed on a hilly terrain. With great flora and fauna, this place is a paradise for animal lovers and bird watchers. Added attractions to this sanctuary are the forest reserves at Sunabeda and Debrigarh.
Bhawanipatna has a number of waterfalls that adds a charm to the natural beauty of this place. Some of the popular waterfalls are, Ravanadhara, Khanduala and Phurli Jharan. These are perfect picnic spot for families and friends.
Similar to other tourist attractions at Orissa (now Odisha), Bhawanipatna is dotted with numerous temples, where devotees assemble in large numbers to pay bend to their revered deities. Some of the popular temples are Dhadhibamana Temple (at Khariar), Pataleswara Temple (at Budhikomna) and Shiva Temple (situated at Belkhandi).
Belkhandi Museum displays a collection of stone sculptures and some excavation sites. Moreover, the mingling of Tel and Utei makes Belkhandi a place of interest.
Karlapat is another wildlife attraction that will make your Bhawanipatna travel to the destination a memorable experience. This haven of nature offers pleasurable sites including Khandulala Falls, a perfect picnic spot.
Other Tourist Attractions:
Patalganga, Ampani Hills, and Belkhandi etc.