Dangmol in Bhitarkanika forest is ideal for exploring the natural beauty of the lush green vegetation. It offers excellent opportunities to savour the breathtaking beauty of Bhitarkanika National Park.
Places to see at Dangmol: The main attraction of Dangmol is the spectacular beauty of Bhitarkanika forest, which is the second largest mangrove forest in India and home of the estuarine crocodile. The coastal area of Gahirmatha is nearby, here the giant Pacific Ridley Sea Turtles visit.
Things to do at Dangmol: You can hire a boat & take a trip of the Bhitarkanika National Park & enjoy the exquisite nature. Besides, you can also go for some trekking inside the forest.
Best time to visit Dangmol: Throughout the year but avoid going during the rainy season.
How to go ?
You can start your journey early morning by car and reach Bhadrak via Kharagpur-Belda-Balasore. This is some 5 hours journey from Kolkata. But those who want to travel by train can board the Dhauli Express to Bhadrak and then hire a car to reach Chandbali.
Where to stay ?
There are guest houses as well as forest rest house for tourists. Dining facilities are available at the places of stay.
Forest Rest House in Dangmal is a good option.
For booking details you may contact: Ph.-272464,06729.
You can also stay at Aranya Nivas in Chandbali. For booking details you may contact:
55 Lenin Sarani,Kolkata.
Tel: (033) 2244653/22164556
Central Reservation Counter
Tel: 0674 – 2430764.
For detailed information log on to www.panthanivas.com
Note : Phone numbers given above are according to the information available with us. If you find any contact number/s given above is/are incorrect or not in use, please let us know.