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1 Langaleswar Langaleswar, Odisha 761029 The place of famous for its location and mythology Lord Shiva used to plough the paddy field In memory of the same plough is there and hundreds of piligrims use to gather there to worship the Lord Langaleswar who has been named after that plough Langaleswar is famous for Saivasim The location of the temple by the side of river parvati too creates a senic beauty and makes another attraction of the place Rail Nearest rail head is BastaRoad Langaleswar is connected with a good motorable road ( Kms from Balasore)
2 Khirochora Gopinath Khirochora Gopinath Mandir Road, Gouradanda, Remuna, Odisha 756019 Famous for Khirochora Gopinath temple Remuna has been a seat of Vaishnawite Culture for centuries Madhabendra Puri the teacher of Shri Chaitanya and Shri Chaitanya himself visited Remuna and offered their worship to Khirochora Gopinath Today hundreds of devetees gather daily for the sacred Darshan lof the Lord Specially prepared milk is the most delicious prasad of the temple Remuna is a chunk of Vrindaban In Odisha
3 Baleshwar Temple Lord Shiva Baleshwar The main Baleshwar temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva (who is also know as Baleshwar) There are two other temples in the compound of Baleshwar one dedicated to Ratneshwar and other to Champawati Durga The temple is built on South Indian Architecture with magnificent Stone Carving works Close to the Baleshwar Temple is a Naula (Fresh water resource) which has now dried up On the day of MahaShivRatri a very crowded fair is held in the Baleshwar Temple compound
4 Bhudharchandi Kusumian, Odisha 756041 There are several Orissa State Tourism buses private taxis that ply between Bhudharchandi and Balasore town The distance between Bhudharchandi and Balasore town is kms One can even avail private auto rickshaws or taxis available near the railway station or bus stands to reach the attraction The scenic place of Sajanagarh is surrounded by Nilgiri hills and lush jungles Situated close to the periphery of the jungles are the Kuldiha sanctuary the Panchalingeswar temple and the Panchalingeswar hill Visitors to this region are captivated by many natural waterfalls Sajanagarh is a place which as serving as a military base duringthe period of ex rullers of Nilgiri state
5 Chandenaswar Shiva Temple Chandenaswar Another km towards west from Digha there is Chandaneswar which is famous for a Shiva Temple In the month of Chaitra i e in the last month of Bengali calender year an annual fair is organised around this temple Pilgrims from all over the country especially from Orissa Bengal Bihar come to this fair There are bus rickshaw services from Digha to Chandaneswar Apart from this Calcutta Chandaneswar Howrah Balasore Digha Baripada buses ply via Chandaneswar Chandaneswar is located Km from Balasore and famous for Chandaneswara temple Description Chandaneswara temple is a holy place
6 Panchalingeswar Panchalingeshwar Road, Balasore District, Nilagiri, Odisha 756045 Ensconced in the verdant environs of Nilagiri the five lingams at Panchalingeswar the revered venue for numerous devotees are bathed by the iridescent and sparkling waters of a perennial stream Legend has it that these lingams were installed in this beautiful abode by King Banasura himself Because of the serenity and beauty of its surrounding environs A place km from Balasore on hill top surrounded with beauty of woods A place of choice of nature lovers and deep thinkers Accommodation is available Orissa Tourism Department s Panthasala
7 Kasaphal  kasafal road, Kasafal, Odisha 756024 This beautiful place situated in Balasore dist about km from Balasore city a versatile place having beutiful lonely beaches with a fishing jetty nearby naming the Bahabalpur port and beautiful kasurina plantation nearby It is having a very good potential to develope a major tourist spot if modern facilities like Boating inland water transport facilities would be developed by the local Govt
8 Chandipur Chandipur, Odisha 756025 Chandipur is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India The sea beaches of Chandipur have succeeded in attracting tourists from all over the world The Chandipur beach has its own unique character which sets it apart from all other beaches of India
9 Balaramgadi Chandipur, Odisha 756025 Soak up the sun at the wonderful beach of Balaramgadi which lies at the convergence of the Budhabalanga River with the Bay of Bengal in Balasore district Calm and clean the beach is just two km away from Chandipur Beach Here a tourist can enjoy the sun surf and the sand amidst casuarina plantations While a walk on the beach in the evening is rejuvenating at any time of the day the sunrise and sunset cast an especially magical spell Besides swimming in the turbulent yet clean waters one can take part in adventure sports fishing and boat rides Visitors wishing to fish in the sea can seek the help of local fishermen who will readily volunteer to take their boat for a small price Smaller in comparison to Chandipur Balaramgadi Beach is for those who want to unwind away from the cacophony Visitors can hire an auto rickshaw from Chandipur Beach to Balaramgadi which is roughly an hour away There are limited accommodations here and visitors have to stay near Chandipur Beach Th
10 Talasari Chandipur, Odisha 756025 Chandipur is one of the less exploited Orissa beaches The Talasari beach is not as frequently visited by the people as the other beaches of Orissa The Talasari beach is well connected by roads to the other cities of Orissa It lies at a distance of kilometers from the city of Balasore and kilometers from Chandaneswar The beach of Talasari can also be visited from the popular beach at Digha in the state of West Bengal The beach lies at a short distance of kilometers from Digha
11 Jagannath Temple SH 19, Nilagiri, Odisha 756040 Nilagiri is a town and a notified area committee in Balasore district in the Indian state of Odisha This is the fourth popular Jagannatha temple of Odisha after Puri the Shabara Shreekshetra in Koraput and the Baripada Jagannatha temple Jagannatha along with his elder brother Balabhadra and younger sister Subhadra are worshipped in the main temple The temple was built by a king of the Harichandan dynasty of Nilagiri For many years the temple was being managed by the descendants of the royal Harichandan dynasty but since the abolishment of the royafamilies the temple has been handed over to an independent trust that manages the running of the temple Situated in the foothills of Swarnachuda hills the Jagannatha temple remains cool even during summer There are many small temples for deities like Vimala Ganesha and Shiva in the temple premises
12 Bhujakhia Pir Chandipur Road, Mallikashpur, Balasore, Odisha 756002 Bhujakhia Pir is the tomb of Hajrat Swale Mohammad and is situated at Sunhat Balasore The tomb of Baba Bhujakhira Pir of Balasore stands as a symbol of harmony between Hindus and Muslims During the occasion of Urs people gather at the shrine comprising both Hindus and Muslims Hajrat Swale Mohammad named afterwards as Bhujakhia Pir had come to Orissa in the th century and devoted himself to the service of mankind especially to the service of Cholera victims The Pir was much fond of Bhuja (Puffed rice) and he is remembered as Bhujakhia Pir After his demise till date he is remembered with respect and the shrine remained as place of worship for both communities since centuries He also had an elder brother named as Ahmed Shah Baba who is better known as Bada Astana