Daringbadi Tribal museum latest attraction of Odisha


Daringbadi Tribal museum will add another tourist destination list of Odisha.

‘Kashmir of Odisha’, Daringbadi attract many tourists to its coffee plantation, lush hills and nature park every year.

Tribal museum, built on 1100 sq ft area, set up at a cost of Rs 30 lakh, the museum will exhibit tribal dress, ornaments, instrumental music and several other traditional elements of the Kandha and Kutia Kandha community – one of the vulnerable tribal groups residing in Belaghara area.

Spread over four hectares of land, the nature park, developed by the state forest department, houses a butterfly park, medicinal garden, 3D theatre hall and an exhibition zone for life-size wild animals and traditions of Kutia Kandh tribe.

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How to Reach Daringbadi

By Rail:
There is no railhead in Daringbadi. You need to get down at Berhampur which is about 125 kilometres away from this scenic hill station. From there, you need to take private vehicle to reach Daringbadi.

By Road:
Easiest way to reach Daringbadi is to book a private taxi from nearest location like Berhampur, Phulbani or Balliguda. You can also use services of public bus transport running between Berhampur and Daringbadi.

Following is the distance between Daringbadi and other major towns of Odisha.

Bhubaneswar – 250 kilometres (takes 5.30 – 6.00 hours)
Berhampur – 125 kilometres (takes 3.00 – 3.30 hours)
Gopalpur on sea – 140 kilometres (takes 3.30 – 4.00 hours)
Taptapani – 110 kilometres (takes 2.30 – 3.00 hours

Daringbadi Tribal museum