Daringbadi is known as the Kashmir of Orisha. It is said, in winter lucky people can experience snowfall in the early morning though it is a rare incident. It is a peaceful, pollution free calm place for relaxation.
This hill station located almost 700 km away from Kolkata. It can be reached by road via NH16 (687.1 km) it may take approx 12 h 41 min. Another convenient option is train. From Howrah station board in train which will take you to Brahmapur in less than 10 hr. Ticket Fare:
The minimum fare for trains from Kolkata to Brahmapur is Rs 205 in Second Seater (2S), Rs 2195 in First AC (1A), Rs 1305 in Second AC (2A), Rs 335 in Sleeper (SL) and Rs 910 in Third AC (3A) in general quota.
Tatkal ticket fare and premium tatkal fare in this route starts from Rs 220 in Second Seater (2S), Rs 1725 in Second AC (2A), Rs 435 in Sleeper (SL) and Rs 1225 in Third AC (3A).
Daringbadi is 120 km from Brahmapur rail station. It may take approx 3hr 30min to reach. You will get cars to hire, the fare varies according to the choice of cars and no of passengers. We took a package (Rs 40K) where vehicles (1 sumo, 1 alto), foods (breakfast & tea or coffee, lunch, evening snacks & tea or coffee & dinner) and accommodation (3 deluxe rooms) all included for 10 people for 4 days 3 nights (2 kids were free)
Places to visit in Daringbadi:
Kirikuti Picnic Ground:
Hill view Park & Nature Park (Butterfly Garden & Medicinal Garden):
Badangia waterfalls, Dadubada Paradise, Ludu waterfalls, Herbal garden Picnic ground, black pepper and turmeric gardens, Duluri Picnic ground,, Herbal medicinal plants, Belghar Sanctuary, Kotagarh Sanctuary, and many more places to visit in Daringbadi.
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