TOUR OF BALASORE
At a distance of 30 k.m. south-west of Balasore, there lies 'Panchalingeswara', a scenic spot high in a mountain. It is the seat of Lingam, known as Panchalingeswar with the perennial spring flowing over them are the added attraction of this place. The temple is unique in itself because it is the only kind in entire world where the presiding deity cannot be seen. The statue of Lord Shiva lies submerged under the flowing fountain and one needs to feel the statue by touching it.
Khirochora Gopinath temple is one of most beautiful and famous temple of Balasore. Khirachora Gopinath Temple which dates back to 13th century is a temple of Lord Gopinath. It is situated in Remuna the distance of 9 kms form Balasore. Khirochora Gopinath temple Remuna has been a seat of Vaishna wite Culture for centuries.
The calm beach at Chandipur is surely one among many of the fine beaches of the country, but with a plus there the waters of the Sea recede five Kms. Off shore and proceed rhythmically after a regular interval. The sand dunes green with wild creepers and the casuarinas whistling with the breeze create a fantastic moment for a visitor absorbed in observing the play of the tide. Chandipur is 16 Kms. by road from Balasore.
Nilgiri Jaggannath Temple & Kings Palace
A drive of 22 kms away from Balasore takes to a amazing landscape of ex-princely estate's having kingdom. This place definitely reminds of the history of Orissa. The king's palace about 400 years old.beside an historic temple of Load Jaganath in the foothills of nilgiri mountains .