Above the 300 m of sea level in the eastern fringes of Simlipal Tiger Reserve, an exotic tourist destination is present that is popularly known as ‘Lulung’ it is present at just only 20 kilometres from Baripada district of the state Odisha. The surrounding forest or jungle of this place and the Palpala River supported wild animal’s growth. The amazing beauty of Lulung those included waterfalls, rivers, frolicking deer and dancing peacocks etc would rejuvenate tourist with a renewed life-force to enjoy here with unlimited fun. So tourist around the globe prefers this destination to choose as their holiday destination in most of the times. Every year many tourists from different places are coming and spending a very cheerful time with each other.
Simlipal Forest, Barehipani waterfall, Joranda Waterfall, Meghasani peak, Khairiburu peak, rivers like Khairi, Budhabalanga and Salandi meander etc. are very beautiful destinations located near Lulung. These places are recommended destinations for tour and travel in Odisha. Also, tourist has many opportunities to do exciting activities such as hiking, explore wildlife, including elephants, deer and even predators like leopards and tigers, also tourist choose its as picnic spot, hills and forest create a perfect environment for tourism.
Near Lulung many tribal communities peoples are leaving in tribal villages, that lifestyle was very simple and their culture, tradition, song, dance, ritual etc are quite interesting to explore, so tourist prefers to visit these people and explore their lifestyle by staying some couples of days with them. In tribal villages, excellent facilities and tour experience are provided by Odisha Tourism in Lulung.
By Air: Bhubaneswar airport is the nearest airport to reach Lulung.
By Rail: Baripada rail station is the nearest to reach Lulung.
By Road: Baripada is well connected with other major cities of Odisha. So it’s very easy to reach Lulung by road.
November to June is the best time to visit Lulung.