Wednesday, March 29, 2017

A Photo Story On The Very Best Of Odisha’s Simlipal!

If your affinity is to be in the wilderness to spot exotic wildlife or glance at the jaw-dropping waterfall, then it will be hard to beat the pristine beauty of Simlipal. Originally a hunting ground for the royalty in Mayurbhanj district, Simlipal attained the status of a national wildlife sanctuary in 1957. And since then, if you ask anyone who has visited here, they will tell you Simlipal is one of Odisha’s authentic paradises!

 

Scroll down and see for yourself the sheer beauty of Simlipal that encapsulates the very best of Odisha’s wild side!

 

 

You can start your trip by halting at Ramatirtha which comprises of an amazing temple and a crocodile preservation center as well!

Pic Courtesy : tripoto

 

 

Moving on, the precious Sal and rosewood trees, richly hued orchids besides other exclusive plant species which you’ll witness on the way, are nothing short of stupendous!

 

Pic Courtesy: Pratik Mohapatra

 

Pic Courtesy: Pratik Mohapatra

 

Pic Courtesy: Pratik Mohapatra

 

Not just that, numerous small streams and rivers can even be spotted while you move further!

 

Pic Courtesy: Pratik Mohapatra

 

Pic Courtesy : mayfair hotels

 

 

Talking about wildlife, Simlipal particularly boasts of being a tiger reserve and you may even encounter a Royal Bengal Tiger here. Also keep your eyes out for elephants, leopards, bisons, birds plus the various species of reptiles, fishes and others that are a pride of this national park!

 

Pic Courtesy : wsimag

 

Pic Courtesy : mid day

 

And if that’s not enough, then the scenic Joranda and Barehipani waterfalls within this park will leave you enchanted!

 

Pic Courtesy: Pratik Mohapatra

 

Pic Courtesy: Pratik Mohapatra

 

Pic Courtesy : Pinterest

 

However the high point in all of this remains the mystical green stretch of Simlipal that will stay fresh in your memory forever!

 

Pic Courtesy : mayfair hotels

 

Pic Courtesy: Pratik Mohapatra

 

Here’s ending with an exact picture that will lead you best through the Simlipal Tiger Reserve!

 

Pic Courtesy : down toearth

 

Accommodation facilities are smooth in this place, with comfortable stay options available both in and around Similpial Tiger Reserve !

 

Pic Courtesy: Pratik Mohapatra

 

Pic Courtesy: Pratik Mohapatra

 

For your extraordinary call of the wild, this is one national sanctuary trip that you should not put off any longer. Instead we would suggest you to find time any day soon and make way for Simlipal. There’s plenty to see in Simlipal than you can ever imagine.