Tours to Tikarpada, a small village in the Anugl district of Orissa that commands a stunning view of the surrounding rugged terrain, are worth your while. For Tikarpada's strategic location midway on the 22 km stretch of the world famous Satkosia Gorge makes it a popular tourist destination for wildlife and adventure sports enthusiasts.
Tours to Tikarpada with Tourism of Orissa tour packages are marked by a return to nature and its enchanting ways. Tikarpada offers a stunning view of the Satkosia George that is apt for white water river rafting, fish angling, treks and game sighting. You too can indulge in the adventure sports inherent of the region on your tour to Tikarpada with Tourism of Orissa tour packages.
Tikarpada, on the Satkosia Gorge, offers a spectacular view of the stumbling, tumbling, crashing and splashing Mahanadi River as it cuts through the densely forested Eastern Ghats with sheer force and raw power. On this 22 km stretch that is a haven for water sports enthusiasts, Tikarapada is a small village that also serves as a convenient base to tour the Gharial Sanctuary and rearing center at Tikarpada and the Satkosia Gorge Sanctuary on tours to Tikarpada, Orissa.
Dry and moist deciduous forests interspersed with moist peninsular Sal woods make for the dense forest that house a compact eco-system of which humans are rarely a part. The Satkosia Sanctuary, accessible from Boudh and Nayagarh, is a stronghold of chiefly the cat species - tigers and leopards with elephants, guars, sambars, spotted deers, nilgai, choushingha, sloth bears and wild dogs thrown in as preys.
On your tour to Tikarpada, you can trail animals or visit the Gharial Sanctuary that was established to reintroduce the species in the Mahanadi River ecosystem and increase their numbers to an acceptable level. You can also check out the crocodiles, freshwater turtles and snakes at Tikarpada Sanctuary. With a wide range of indigenous and migratory birds, bird watching is also a popular activity that you can indulge in on your tour to Tikarpada, Orissa.
Easily accessible by air from Bhubaneswar, there are many hotels and lodges where you can stay comfortably, on your tour to Tikarpada Wildlife Sanctuary, Orissa.