Simlipal Nature Camp


Simlipal Nature Camp (Odisha Forest Dept.)

Similipal Tiger Reserve which spreads over 2750 Sq.Kms is a part of Central Indian Landscape. Not only a Tiger Reserve, Similipal is also a National Park, Wildlife Sanctuary, Biosphere Reserve and also a part of Mayurbhanj Elephant Reserve. Similipal derives its name from the abundance of Semul or Red Silk Cotton trees that bloom vividly in its forest. The vast stretches of forest of Similipal is a unique composition of deciduous, semi-ever green, high level Sal, grass land & savannahs. It is the abode of more than 1253 species of flowering plants, 99 species of non-flowering plants, 21 species of amphibians, 62 species of reptiles, 361 species of birds, 55 species of mammals and many species of flora and fauna yet to be identified. Similipal Tiger Reserve located in the northern side of the state is also blessed with majestic waterfalls like Barehipani, Joranda & Uski, Sitakund-Deokund-Bhimkund waterfalls in its periphery, rocky cliffs and green valleys dotted in sylvan Sal forests. It bears 94 species of orchids, many of them are endemic and endangered and 72 are Himalayan species. There are many species of rare, endangered, threatened and vulnerable plants and animals. Mahaseer, hornbill, Chowsingha, Mouse deer, Giant Squirrel, Flying squirrel, Ruddy mongoose, mugger crocodile and Rufus tailed hare are examples of this unique biodiversity.

Similipal is famous for Tigers and Elephants. It is the only Tiger Reserve in the country to boast of Melanistic Tigers. It alone is the home of 75% Tiger and 25% Elephants of Odisha. The other wildlife in Similipal are Bison, Sambar, Chital, Porcupine, Pangolin, Pythons, Wild boar, Leopard, Barking Deer, Jungle Cat, Giant Squirrel, Common Languor etc. Most commonly found birds are Peafowl, Jungle fowl, Hill Myna, Parakeets, variety of Eagles etc beside Hornbills & Trogons. The park has a sizeable population of reptiles including Snakes,Crocodiles and Turtles.

Entry Fee Rs. 100.00 /- Per Day, Per Person Will Be Charged Extra.



Location Accomodation Details Price / Night
/ Room
Transaction Charges Tax Total Price Per Night / Room
Jamuani Double Bedded (NAC) Tent 4 Rooms 3500.00 350.00 483.00 4333.00
Jamuani Double Bedded (NAC) Santal Cottages
9 Rooms
4000.00 400.00 552.00 4952.00
Jamuani 4 (Four) Bedded (NAC) Bamboo Hut
1 Room
4000.00 400.00 552.00 4,952.00
Ramtirtha 10 Bed Suite (AC)

1 Room

7000.00 700.00 966.00 8,666.00
Ramtirtha 10 Bed Suite (NAC) Dormitory 2 Rooms 5000.00 500.00 690.00 6,190.00
Ramtirtha Double Bedded (AC)
Tribal Hut

3 Rooms

3000.00 300.00 414.00 3,714.00
Ramtirtha Double Bedded (AC)
Debasthali Cottage
4 Rooms
3000.00 300.00 414.00 3,714.00
Gurguria Double Bedded (NAC) Pine Villa A

2 Rooms

3500.00 350.00 483.00 4,333.00
Gurguria Double Bedded (NAC) Cottage 2 Rooms 3500.00 350.00 483.00 4,333.00
Gurguria Double Bedded (NAC) Pine Villa B

2 Rooms

3500.00 350.00 483.00 4,333.00
Kumari Double Bedded (NAC) Bamboo Cottage 4 Rooms 3000.00 300.00 414.00 3,714.00
Kumari Double Bedded (NAC) Kumarimanchan
2 Rooms
3500.00 350.00 483.00 4,333.00
Kumari Double Bedded (NAC) Santal Cottages
8 Rooms
4000.00 400.00 552.00 4,952.00
Barehipani Double Bedded (Non AC)


8 Rooms

4500.00 450.00 621.00 5,571.00

How to Reach ?

From To Distance in Km (Approx.) Journey Time (Approx.)
Bhubaneswar Joshipur Via Cuttack-Jajpur Road-Anandapur-Karanjia 252 Km. 3hr. 50 min.
Kolkata Joshipur Via Howrah-Kharagpur-Bangriposi 290 Km 4hr. 00 min..
Baripada Joshipur Via Bangriposi 117 Km. 3hr. 20 min.
Bhubaneswar Baripada 159 Km. 2hr. 25 min.
Howrah Baripada 288 Km. 6hr. 15 min.


For Reservation Contact Khorlo Tours & Travels (P) Ltd at

  • Tel: +91 33 30533973 – 75, 40010180
  • Mobile: 9477476376, 9831095234, 9830203973 
  • Email:
Regarding Bank deposit please follow instructions as mentioned below:-
Deposit Cheque or Cash at ICICI Bank Ltd, Middleton Street Branch, Kolkata 700071, West Bengal
Account Number: 355005000049
RTGS / NEFT / IFSC /Code: ICIC0003550
Deposit Cheque or Cash at Axis Bank Ltd, Park Street Branch,  CAL WB Kolkata 700016, West Bengal
Account Number: 916020009224065
RTGS / IFSC Code: UTIB0002780
Deposit Cheque or Cash at Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd, Middleton St Br, Kolkata 700071, West Bengal
Account Number: C.A. 520011056758
RTGS / NEFT / IFSC /Code: VYSA0005200
Please check the rules of reservation & cancellation policy before booking.
It is mandatory to carry any of the Identity cards (Voter Identity Card / Passport / PAN Card / Driving License / Photo ID card issued by Central / State Govt /Adhar Card). Both these will be examined at the time of check-in.

Published by nilanjan basu

i am nilanjan, i have always been interested in traveling and photography since my childhood and be inspired by other similar souls. i am working with some alternate tourism modules and still searching for a better one based on sustainability. i basicaly act as a consultant on rural based sustainable ecotourism. my hobby is for creative endeavors in the rural field in india! thank you for visiting my profile! go green! go rural.

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