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Similipal Nature Camp

The Call of Wilderness


Located in Mayurbhanj, Northern Odisha, Similipal Tiger Reserve is a place where Nature binds you with its awe inspiring beauty, grace, power and its calmness. The Similipal Tiger Reserve which covers an area of 2750 Sq KM is Odisha’s foremost wildlife sanctuary.Similipal is named after red silk cotton semul trees, which are found abundantly in the region. The Tiger Reserve also boasts of a huge variety of wild orchids which lends a romantic charm to the forest. The magnificent Joranda, Baharepani and other smaller water falls waterfalls leaves one spellbound & the majestic Royal Bengal Tiger gives the Tiger Reserve the character which fits perfectly with the settings.

Similipal is amongst the first nine designated tiger reserves that were established in 1973. Recently probably for the first time ever a rare Melanistic Tiger or Black Tiger was discovered in Similipal.

The forests is moist deciduous forest (Monsoon forest) in nature and the twelve rivers feed the jungles of Similipal. The meandering rivers through the hills of the forest cascades down to create the magnificent Baheripani waterfall, where the water drops from a height of 400-metre and Joranda waterfall, where the water drops from a height of 150 meters. All in all Similipal offers a wholesome package for the nature enthusiasts.

See to Believe

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Other Things to Do

While you are at Similipal, be sure to experience the below list of must try activities. Jungle Safari & guided treks are highly recommended if you want to experience the beauty of the biosphere called Similipal Tiger Reserve. Apart from safari and treks, Birding is highly recommended for Similipal with its unique ecosystem supports a huge variety of avian species.

Trails/ Packages Covering Similipal Nature Camp

Like what you see? Looking to have a well-rounded experience in Odisha? Presenting a list of some curated, pre-packaged tours covering some of the most coveted destinations in Odisha. Browse and see details of the trail/package which interests you the most. Reach out to the Department of Tourism (DoT) recognized travel agents, who are here to provide you with some memorable experiences and moments.

Getting There

  • Nearest Railway Station-Baripada
  • Nearest Airport-Bhubaneswar
  • Road Transport-Baripada is well connected by road service. From Baripada one can find regular buses and other means of transport to Similipal.
  • Distance from Bhubaneswar-192 KM


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Nearby Destinations

Wish to make the best of your trip to Similipal Nature Camp ? Make sure your itinerary covers these below must-see destinations close to Similipal Nature Camp.Most of these are highly coveted on every tourists bucket list and can be reached from Similipal Nature Camp in a matter of hours. We have found 10 such places close to Similipal Nature Camp that will maximize your Experience-Odisha!


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