Balasore, the headquarter of the district was an important maritime town in mediaval
times,through the river Budhabalanga.Some portions of the town were occupied by the
French and the Dutch which were named as “Farasidinga” and Dinamar dinga”.The ruins
of the foreighn possessions still exist.Balasore serves as the most convenient base for
tourism the various places of intrest in the districts.
Important Tourist Attraction of Balewar :
- Chandipur on Sea
Other Tourist Attraction in & around Baleswar :
Important Festivals to See Around Similpal:
- Some Tribal and some Bengali Festival
- All different Hindu festivals like Mahashivratri , Dussehera, Diwali & Holi and etc.