Located nearby Jashipur town, is the only Crocodile Rearing Center of Mayurbhanj district. The place is known for its natural beauty and the temple of Lord Ram.
The Ambika temple, Baripada is an ancient temple and is the presiding deity of the city. People of Baripada strongly believe her as ‘The Living Goddess’, who as a mother showers her blessings to all the mankind.
Lord Jagannath Temple
Built somewhere around 1575 AD and known as the second Srikhetra of Odisha, the Jagannath temple of Baripada apart from being one of the oldest temples dedicated to the holy trinity, is famous for its Rathayatra. The annual chariot festival has been celebrated over five hundred years here. The rituals of Baripada Rathayatra are special and only female devotees are allowed to pull Goddess Subhadra's Chariot. The festival draws lakhs of devotees from the neighbouring states also.