The Magical Beach


Chandipur is a beach like no other. During low tides the beach recedes upto 5 KM offering visitors the opportunity to walk on the sea bed. This unique phenomenon helps the beach to support its equally unique biodiversity.It is home to the endangered horse shoe crabs, star fish, sea urchins to name a few. The water of the beach is muddy making it unsuited for bathing.

Things to do

  • While walking on the sea bed during low tides always ensure that you heed the advice of the locals for the water comes rushing in during high tides
  • The confluence of the Buddhbalanga River is a scenic spot and popular amongst locals a picnic spot.
  • The Panchalingeswara temple located 41KM from Chandipur is a revered temple of the region.

**Always remember that vacations are meant to be reminisced as happy memories. Enjoy responsibly and be sensitive to the environment.

See to Believe

Below is a visual treat of Chandipur. Enjoy the immersive experience and experience the 360 degree views and virtual tours which are soon going to enhance your visual journey!

Other Things to Do

To make your stay at the magical receding beach a memorable one, go shopping at Sunarpur Chowkand buy a souvenir as a memorabilia.  For the foodies dig into the sumptuous spread of fresh crabs & prawns that are on offer at the local restaurants.

Trails Covering Chandipur

Like what you see? Looking to have a well rounded experience in Odisha? Scroll to see a list of the choicest of curated pre-packaged tours covering the most coveted destinations in Odisha.Browse the list and see details of the trail/package which interests you most. Contact the Dept. Of Tourism recogonized Travel Agent who has published the tour and finalize your trip to Odisha today!

Getting There

  • Distance from Bhubaneswar - 208 KM
  • Nearest Railway Station - Balasore
  • Nearest Airport - Bhubaneswar
  • Road Transport Balasore is well connected by Bus service from across the state. Hire a local transport to Chandipur after alighting at Balasore.  

Insider's Stories

So why is Odisha touted as Incredible India's Best Kept Secret. What is it about the places, people , landscape, art , culture and history that entices? What makes Odisha the land of cathartic Spiritual experiences, intricate art and immortal architecture regaling many timeless tales, flair for dance and drama, pristine beaches, delectable cuisines stunning landscapes and formidable yet elegant wildlife. Don't take our word for it ; read the through the journeys and experiences of the many travel enthusiasts who have traversed and fallen in love with the land of Odisha!

Essentials Cheat Sheet

Nearby Destinations

Wish to make the best of your trip to Chandipur ? Make sure your itinerary covers these below must-see destinations close to Chandipur.Most of these are highly coveted on every tourists bucket list and can be reached from Chandipur in a matter of hours. We have found 9 such places close to Chandipur that will maximize your Experience-Odisha!


There's a variety of options for you to stay at. From Star Rated Hotels, Eco Tour Nature Camps equipped with state of the art swiss tents and facilities to OTDC Government Hotels, Bed Breakfasts and Homestays to choose from. Browse the list below to choose your preferred accomodation

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