(Last Updated on : 23-06-2016)
Siali beach is one of the popular tourist attractions in Jagatsinghpur district of Odisha. The State Government of Odisha
is developing the beach into a tourism destination by providing basic amenities like the hotels, rest houses and holiday resorts. Siali beach is reachable via Cuttack
by bus and express trains that are plying from Howrah Station of West Bengal and the Chennai.
Location of Siali Beach
Siali beach is located about 20 kms from Balikuda block headquarters. Siali beach is considered the most attractive beach in the district, so that is one of the good weekend destination from Ranchi
, West Bengal
Surfing in Siali Beach
In 2011, one of the non governmental surfing association of India and Australia, made an extensive expedition in the sea and found a stretch near the Paradip
Port as well as Siali beach suitable for surfing.
Tourism in Siali Beach
Siali Beach is located 90 kilometres from Cuttack District and the district capital Cuttack. So that it has the vast possibilities for the tourism projects. Some of the most visiting destinations near Siali are the beach itself, the ancestral house of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, which is now converted into a museum and it is open to all, while there are the presence of the number of Hindu temples that are originated from the medieval era. The temple follows the Shakta doctrine. The evening walk in Silai sand areas near the sea offers the great possibilities for having a coastal trek.
To reach Siali, one need to reach Cuttack via train or by bus that are plying from all the neighbouring sates of India like Chhattisgarh, Ranchi, Jharkhand, Kolkata and West Bengal. The best time to visit Siali is in winter season. During the month of January, February and March, the Odisha Government observes beach festival every year to promote this virgin beach destination in Odisha to the national and international level tourists. With all, Siali beach is a famous weekend destination and it is very near to Cuttack District and Jagatsinghpur District in Odisha.
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