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Rourkela is categorised as Business and Transit

Rourkela - Hands of Steel
Hamunan Vatika (Photo Courtesy: Akilola)

Reasons to Visit
  • Rourkela is an industrial township in Orissa and commercial capital of Orissa.
  • Rourkela has a huge iron, steel-manufacturing base. Besides, there are many units producing sponge iron, cement, refractories etc.
  • Rourkela Steel Plant, a unit of SAIL is a one of the largest steel manufacturing facilities in India.
  • Rourkela is known for Hanuman Vatika, Vedvayas and Rani Sati Temple at Birmitrapur.
  • A replica of Vaishno Devi is also constructed at the mountains around Rourkela.
  • Steel Manufacturing Townships of India"Rourkela is an industrial township in Orissa and commercial capital of Orissa. Rourkela Steel Plant, a unit of SAIL is a one of the largest steel manufacturing facilities in India."
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    Hanuman Vatika is a 74.9 ft Hanuman statue and now a 13 acre temple complex with many temples in it. Hanuman Vatika is a major attraction for the locals and visitors.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Lord Hanuman
    Vedvyas is a highly revered place for Hindus. It is a place of natural beauty also considered a Tirtha situated on the confluence of the rivers Shankha, Koel and Saraswati. The place is also considered as "Tridhaara Sangam". There is a Vedic Ashram and a Gurukula system school here.
    Temple or Holy Place, Institute
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    The Ghoghar Temple is a Shiva Temple located 30 km from Rourkela. Its beautiful area attracts visitors all through the year especially in the month of Sravana (Hindu calendar month during Monsoon season)
    Temple or Holy Place
    Lord Shiva

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  • Kolkata ( 498 Km )

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Nearest Airport in Rourkela
  • Birsa Munda Airport ( IXR ) , Ranchi-225 Kms
Railway Stations in Rourkela
  • Rourkela ( ROU ), Rourkela
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