About Jeypore

Jeypore, also spelled Jayepore, is a large city in the state of Odisha and is famous for its fresh water lakes, waterfalls and valleys. Jeypore is home to about 62 affiliated communities such as Gond, Dhruba, Paraja, Koya. Situated at the southern boundary of Odisha, Jeypore is connected with Andhra Pradesh in south. The city has its own historic significance and is the second largest city after Berhampur of south Odisha. Locally pronounced as 'Joypur' and the literal meaning of Jayepore is 'City of Victory'. Visiting Jayepore is a welcome break for tourists who want to take a break from the city life.

Place to must visit in Jeypore


Places to Visit in Jeypore

Travellers are preffering these places in Jeypore

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Distance: 13 kms

Bagara

This is yet another picnic spot and a famous waterfall of the region. The water falls from three different waterfalls, descending from a height of 30 ft. in the River Kolaban and is adored for the beauty of the landscape.

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Distance: 9 kms

Kolab Hydro Electric power reservoir and Botanical Garden

Kolab reservoir generating Hydro electric power is a popular and fun picnic spot, situated 3000 ft. above the sea level. And just nearby, there is Kolab Botanical garden with more than 200 varieties of flowers. This region provide spectacular view in night. Boating activities keep the tourist engaged with the region.

Experience Time: 2hrs

Distance: 31 kms

Sunabeda

Sunabeda town in the state of Odisha, India, is located in the valleys of the Koraput region. The place has lush valleys which attracts tourists towards its natural landscape. Moreover, an Aero-Engine Factory has been established at this place. The national highway 43 which runs over the mountains offers an unforgettable experience while travelling to Sunabeda. Sunabeda town in the state of Odisha, India, is located in the valleys of the Koraput region. The place has lush valleys which attracts tourists towards its natural landscape. Moreover, an Aero-Engine Factory has been established at this place. The national highway 43 which runs over the mountains offers an unforgettable experience while travelling to Sunabeda.

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Distance: 43 kms

Gupteshwar Caves

The Lord Shiva temple beautifully hidden amidst caves shrine set atop a huge limestone hill, known to be Gupteshwar, is located on the banks of Kolab River. Nearby people from Madhya Pradesh throngs the hillside to worship the deity. The prime anniversary, Shivratri is celebrated by the locals at Gupteshwar

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Distance: 4 kms

Shakti waterfalls

This is also known as the "s" water falls, as the path of this waterfall resembles the alphabet "S". Falling from a height of 20 ft. this has been a great tourist attraction specially for people looking for adventurous campings.

Experience Time: Less than 1 hour

Distance: 40 kms

Duduma Waterfalls

The 175-metre high single fall cascade of Duduma waterfall tears through the rugged rocks of the Eastern Ghats and the dark green deciduous forest that is so widespread in this region. It creates an exhilarating scene amidst the rustic greenery right along the border of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha. It is not the conventional tourist spot one usually visits when in Odisha but the beauty of the coastal state does not end with sea beaches and temples. Located around 70 km from Jeypore, Duduma waterfall attracts those travellers who love nature and want to explore places beyond the stereotypical boundary of tourism. Falling off River Machkund, which shares its name with the local township and gets its name from the pilgrimage site Matsya Kunda near Paderu in Andhra Pradesh, the waterfall smashes into a billion white crystals 574 feet down on the ground. The grandeur is at its full display especially during and after the monsoon. Along with the picturesque waterfall, there is also a hydel power project plant and a customary dam to facilitate it. With prior permission from the authorities, you can pay a visit to the powerhouse and get a first-hand experience of how this alternate source of energy is created. Altogether, with the stunning natural beauty as well as the scope of scientific exploration make Duduma Waterfall a must-visit attraction site if you want to see the untouched, virgin sides of Odisha-Andhra Pradesh.

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Distance: 1 kms

Jeypore palace

This Raj mahal is located in Sardar Patel road and is an architectural admiration. Due to Govt. ignorance and common people reluctance, this place need urgent attention to be re-developed.

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Distance: 12 Kms

Patraput bridge

This suspension bridge signifies the beauty of old-age architecture. The was designed particularly to carry a 10-ton roller. It was built under the rule of Britishers in India.

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