Simlipal National Park is a compact block of elevated plateau pinpointed in central portion of the Mayurbhanj district; it’s the part of Mayurbhanj Elephant Reserve and includes three protected areas such as Simlipal Tiger Reserve, Hadgarh Wildlife Sanctuary and Kuldiha Wildlife Sanctuary. In Simlipal National Park 99 royal Bengal tigers and 432 wild elephants are leaving with complete freedom.
Simlipal National Park is a treasure house of nature in which more than 1076 species of predominant plants belonging to 102 families, Around 96 species of orchids are present. It lies in the Eastern Highlands moist deciduous forests eco-region. Here in this park tropical moist broadleaf forest with dry deciduous hill forest and high level Sal forests makes an awesome place for wild animals.
Tigers are the preponderance powerful animals those you can’t see everywhere, at Simlipal Tiger Reserve, tourist obtain an opportunity to collect some real experiences with tigers under safe environments along with considerations of tour guides and forest rangers.
By Road it around 200 km away from Kolkata and 60 km from Balasore district, regular bus services, Taxis and jeeps are available to reach this tourist place. Also the Baripada, Balasore, TataNagar (Jamshedpur) and Kharagpur railway stations are nearer to this, every day many trains are coming. Bhubaneswar, Kolkata, Jamshedpur and Ranchi from these places its easily accessible to get a perfect communication facility to this beautiful tourist destination, so tourist visit this National park to enhance their knowledge and experience with wildlife, special with tigers.
By Air: The nearest airport is Bhubaneswar.
By Rail: Baripada railway station is nearer to Simlipal National Park and it’s the easiest way to reach this place.
By Road: Baripada and Simlipal National Park is perfectly connected with Odishas other districts and major cities and with Kolkata, Jamshedpur and Ranchi.
Summer is the best time to visit Simlipal National Park during this season here you can feel a charming environment and opportunity to explore various wild animals, birds and other wildlife in forests of Simlipal.
Where to Stay During Simlipal National Park Tour
Hotels, lodges and guest houses are present nearer to Simlipal National Park to stay during tour.