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Dhauli ,11/02/2018 ( Odisha Samachar )- The 14th Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav jointly organized by Department of Tourism, Government of Odisha, Orissa Dance Academy and Art Vision witnessed an evening showcasing a beautiful blend of classical and martial dances which regaled a large audience gathered at the foothill of Dhauli on Saturday , the 2nd evening of the festival. The programme started ... Read More »

Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav from Feb 9

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Bhubaneswar, 02/02/2018 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhishek Mohanty ) : The three-day Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav will be hosted by Orissa Dance Academy in association with Art Vision (Bhubaneswar) at the foothills of Dhauli Peace Pagoda from February 9. This year, artistes from Odisha, Manipur, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai and many other parts of the country will take part in the festival and ... Read More »

The 2nd day Khandagiri-Udaygiri Mahotsav enthralled the audience


Bhubaneswar , 27/01/2018 ( Odisha Samachar )- The “Khandagiri- Udaygiri Mahotsav” organised by Tourism Department in association with Department of Culture, BMC and BDA kick-started on 25th January at Khandagiri Interpretation Centre, Bhubaneswar. This cultural fiesta is aimed to bring a fusion of display combining both classical and folk dance with popular renowned artistes performing on each day of the ... Read More »

CM inaugurates light and sound show at Konark Temple


Bhubaneswar, 09/09/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )- : Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday inaugurated the long-awaited light and show at Konark Temple. The light and sound show of 40-minute duration will be presented in English, Hindi and Odia languages. While Bollywood actor Sekhar Suman has done the voice-over of the script in Hindi, Kabir Bedi has given ... Read More »

33rd edition of IATO Annual Convention to kick start from 7th – 10th at Bhubaneswar, Odisha

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Bhubaneswar, 07/09/2017 ( Odisha Samachar )- Indian Association of  Tour Operators (IATO), the apex body of travel trade in the country is organising the 33rd IATO Annual Convention from 7th – 10th September 2017 at Bhubaneswar in association with Odisha Tourism.   IATO is back to this beautiful city after a gap of 9 years. While Odisha has made rapid growth in many ... Read More »

OTDC introduces special monsoon tour packages

Bhubaneswar, 26/08/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )- : Odisha Tourism Development Corporation (OTDC) has introduced special monsoon tour packages for the visitors. The packages are- a one-day tour (7 am to 7 pm) for visiting prime destinations like Chilika (Satapada) priced at Rs 1, 155 per head, one-day tour (7 am to 7 pm) to Chilika (Bakul)- Narayani ... Read More »

Odisha Tourism gearing up for Odisha Travel Bazaar 2017

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Bhubaneswar, 24/08/2017 ( Odisha Samachar )- The Department of Tourism, Government of Odisha in association with Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) is organising the Odisha Travel Bazaar (OTB) from 15th – 17th October 2017 at Bhubaneswar. The venue of the event is Hotel Mayfair Hotels & Resorts. The basic objective of Odisha Tourism is to create ... Read More »

OTDC employees to launch indefinite cease-work from July 28

 Bhubaneswar, 26/07/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty): The employees of Odisha Tourism Development Corporation (OTDC) under the banner of Utkal Paryatan Nigam Employees Association have decided to launch cease-work agitation on July 28 seeking fulfillment of their seven-point charter of demands. “Utkal Paryatan Nigam Employees Association, being a recognized association, have been requesting the management for resolving the longstanding ... Read More »

Tourism minister announces special tour package for Rath Yatra

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Bhubaneswar, 13/06/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )- : Tourism and Culture Minister on Tuesday announced special tour package for the ensuing annual Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath. According to the Minister, special buses will leave Bhubaneswar Panthanivas here for Puri on June 25 sharp at 6 am and would leave Panthanivas Puri at 7 pm for Bhubaneswar. The ... Read More »

OTDC gears up to celebrate Rajo Mahotsav from June 13


Bhubaneswar, 10/06/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty ): Odisha Tourism Development Corporation (OTDC) is all set to celebrate ‘Rajo Mahotsav’ at ten Panthanivases across the State from June 13 to 16. The visitors can enjoy the celebrations at Panthanivases in Bhubaneswar, Puri, Cuttack, Chandipur, Sambalpur, Rourkela, Barkul, Gopalpur, Konark and Paradip, where Rajo Doli (swing) will be the major ... Read More »

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