Chandipur is a beach like no other. During low tides the beach recedes upto 5 KM offering visitors the opportunity to walk on the sea bed. This unique phenomenon helps the beach to support its equally unique biodiversity.It is home to the endangered horse shoe crabs, star fish, sea urchins to name a few. The water of the beach is muddy making it unsuited for bathing.
Things to do
While walking on the sea bed during low tides always ensure that you heed the advice of the locals for the water comes rushing in during high tides
The confluence of the Buddhbalanga River is a scenic spot and popular amongst locals a picnic spot.
The Panchalingeswara temple located 41KM from Chandipur is a revered temple of the region.
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See to Believe
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Other Things to Do
To make your stay at the magical receding beach a memorable one, go shoppingat Sunarpur Chowkand buy a souvenir as a memorabilia. For the foodies dig into the sumptuous spread of fresh crabs & prawns that are on offer at the local restaurants.
Trails Covering Chandipur
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Road Transport Balasore is well connected by Bus service from across the state. Hire a local transport to Chandipur after alighting at Balasore.
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Chandipur does have ATM’s available. Balasore the nearest major city has branches & ATM’s of all major banks.
Best Time to Visit
November to March.
Where to Shop
The Boyanika showroom at Cinema Bazar, Motiganj in Balasore is a good option for collecting souvenirs.
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