Ghodahada Dam, Ujjaleswar Temple, Brahmapur, Ganjam

Ujjaleswar temple and Ghodahada Dam is located 20 km from Digapahandi and at a distance of 60 km away from Gopalpur beach and 47 km from Berhampur. This dam was opened in 1978 and is one of the largest dams in Odisha. Ghodahada Dam with its reservoir attracts a good number of picnickers around the year. Ghoadhada dam is built on the Ghoadhada river, which is surrounded by hills.

A Ujjaleswar Temple is standing near the dam at Badapadahill. Lord Shiva is the presiding deity of the place. Mahashivaratri and Sankranti days are the main festivals of this temple. The Sunrise and sunset of this beach are pleasant for the tourists. Ujjaleswar Temple is a famous temple near Ghodahada Dam.

Odisha government has built Eco tourism, Wetland, a viewpoint, and a children’s park for the tourists near the Ghodahada dam. Ghodahada Reservoir is a crocodile rearing centre and has a crocodile in it, which attracts tourists to come here. Another attraction of this place is the boating that tourists can enjoy in the dam. The place is surrounded by hills and dense forests. Ghodahada Dam and Ujjaleswar Temple are the best tourist places in Berhampur, Ganjam, and Odisha.

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Nearest Bus Stop

The nearest Bus stop is digapahandi, which is located around 20 KM distance from Ghodahada nature camp

Nearest Railway Station

The Nearest Railway Station is Berhampur, which is located around 50 KM distance from Ghodahada Dam and Ujjaleswar Temple

Nearest Airport

The nearest Airport is Biju Patnaik International Airport, Bhubaneswar, which is located around 219 KM distance from Ghodahada Dam and Ujjaleswar Temple

Best Time to visit

The best time to visit Ghodahada is October to June month and the winter season.