Enhance Your Holiday Experience in Jharsuguda by Choosing the Right Taxi Service!

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Planning to visit Jharsuguda for a picnic this New Year? But not sure what all is there to enjoy, see and do? Then the following post is just meant for you! Just have a look.

The “Powerhouse of Odisha”, Jharsuguda has a large number of thermal power plants located in and around. The district is also fast emerging as the economic hub of Odisha. Besides this, there are numerous tourist spots in Jharsuguda that attracts tourists from the state as well as the country towards it. The top most attractions include:

Koilighugar Waterfall –



About 200 feet high, the Koilighugar waterfall is situated in the Lakhanpur which is nearby the village named Kushmelbahal. This water falls into a rivulet named Ahiraj that originates from the ‘Chhuikhanch’ forest. There is a Shiva Lingam known as Maheshwarnath inside the fall that makes it even more attractive. The lingam is submerged in water and is visible if you are lucky enough!

Bikramkhol Cave –



Located on the Jharsuguda-Lakhanpur Road, the Bikramkhol Cave is yet another favorite tourist destination that attracts tourist year around. This cave contains pictographic inscriptions that date back to 1500 BC. A replica of these inscriptions can be seen at Odisha State Museum, in Bhubaneswar.

Jhadeswar Temple –



Located at a distance of 1 kilometer from the Jharsuguda railway station, the Jhadeswar Temple can be found within a small forest beyond the old town of Purunabasti. You can find a self-appearing Shiva Lingam here whose actual age is unknown and its appearance is also mysterious. During the reign of Jamindar Govind Singh the lingam was worshipped inside a hut made of leaves but in the year 1916 Mulju Jagmal, a contractor from Gujarat created a temple here.

Chandi Mandir –



Located at Brajrajnagar which is 30 kilometers from Jharsuguda railway station, Chandi Mandir is dedicated to Goddess Chandi. The goddess is worshipped here and the Chandipitha is located inside a natural rock cave on the banks of Ib River. You can get down to the temple via the iron stairs and also enjoy the natural vista and surrounding of the banks of Ib River from the temple. And these beautiful surroundings and the temple make it an interesting tourist destination.

Pahadi Mandir –



Located at a distance of 3 kilometers from the Jharsuguda railway station and 3.5 kilometers from the bus stop Pahadi Mandir stands on a small hill top where Lord Shiva is being worshipped. You can relish the beautiful sights of the Jharsuguda town from the hill top.

But to make your tour in and around the town an impeccable, enjoyable and memorable experience it is better to hire a reliable taxi service in Jharsuguda. By doing so you will be assured that you will visit every important place without any hassle as the driver will be well acquainted with the routes and sights of the town.


ODCAR collaborates with local cab operators to bring affordable packages that help you in booking the best car rental in Jharsuguda. So minimize wasting your time in finding the perfect taxi service in Jharsuguda by visiting ODCAR