It is a glittering waterfall (157.5 metres) that has been formed by the Machhakund
River. The water of this water fall is utilized to support a huge hydroelectric project.
Machhakund is a significant place for pilgrimage, which is also called `Matsya Tirtha'. It
is around 92 KM away from Koraput.
Lord Shiva reigns supreme at Gupteswar, the popular cave shrine settled on a
huge limestone hill surrounded by stunning countryside. The sacred lingam is called
`Gupteswar', the 'Hidden God' and is much revered as Gupta Kedar by the people of
close by Madhya Pradesh (MP) who travel the hillside to worship the deity.
Raja Mahal & Surya Mahal:
The centuries old palace on main road jeypeore(Sardar
Patel Road) is truly an architectural marvel. So, make sure you visit these beautiful
places during your Jeypore tour.
Other Tourist Attractions:
Shakti Water Fall, Maligura, Hatipathar, Minna Jhola, Bagara, Jagganath Sagar &
Jeypore Park are some of the other famous tourist attractions in and around Jeypore.
Best Time for Holidaying in Jeypore
Jeypore experiences severe climate conditions with hot summer, cool winters and
humid monsoons. Thus, the mid season (winter season) i.e., from 'October to February'
is the best time duration to visit this city and enjoy the sightseeing. So, plan your
Jeypore trip accordingly.
Must Buy Things from Jeypore
The small town of Jeypore offers various interesting shopping opportunities. The
markets here display a wide range of handicrafts, local fabrics, local woven textile, show
pieces etc. You can also try your hand in bargaining for some local textiles of Odisha
like, Cuttacki sarees, pipli, Sambalpuri silks, etc. In addition to these wardrobe items,
you can buy jade show pieces, amethysts, crystals, semi-precious stone jewelry for
yourself or your friends. The Gupteshwar Shopping Complex is the latest and the best
shopping complex in Jeypore. So, enjoy the most of your Jeypore vacation by buying
your favorite items and handicraft souvenirs in the city.
Explore Options to Reach Jeypore
Before booking Jeypore holiday package, you must be aware of the ways how you
can reach to this beautiful city of Odisha.
Jeypore has its own airport which connects it to all major Indian cities like Delhi,
The city has its own railway station but is well connected nearby foremost
Jeypore has a very good road network. You can easily reach here by using
OSRTC buses from Bhubaneshwar, Koraput, Rayagada, Behrampur or from any other
places in Odisha. So, select any of the traveling modes and enjoy comfortable Jeypore