Koraput is a beautiful town in Orissa known for its tribal culture and scenic beauty. It is also noted for its Jagannath Temple, which can also be visited by non-Hindus. It is an offbeat place where one an get solitude, away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Soak in the unaltered nature and get to know more about the tribal culture here.
You can visit Koraput by:
The nearest airport is in Vishakhapatnam. It is a major port city and is well connected by flight to major cities of India.
The 18447/8 Hirakhand Express plies daily between Bhubaneswar and Koraput.
Be sure to book you tickets in advance to avoid the tourists season rush.
Koraput is connected by good motorable roads to all places in India.
There are many bus services plying to and fro from this place.
There are buses every 30 minutes to Jeypore (Rs.20, journey time: 40 minutes) and services to Rayagada (Rs.70 to Rs.100, journey time: three hours), Sambalpur (Rs.260, journey time: eight hours; buses leave at 3pm) and Bhubaneswar (Rs.470, journey time: 12 hours; buses leave at 5pm, 5.45pm, 6.15pm and 7.15pm). Fares to Bhubaneswar increase by Rs.100 for AC buses.