Gopalpur is a town on the Bay of Bengal coast in Ganjam district which is in the southern part of Odisha, India. It was once a commercial port; it is now a famous sea beach and tourist destination which is around 15 km from Berhampur.
16 km away from Brahmapur, Gopalpur is the commercial hub of southern Odisha, and close to the border of Andhra Pradesh is the tiny town of Gopalpur on the Bay of Bengal. This unhurried beach with coconut groves and gentle sand dunes is deserted for miles.
Gopalpur Beach Festival
The first Gopalpur beach festival was started in the year 1996 which is organized by the Ganjam District Hotel Association to promote tourism and the culture of Odisha. The Ganjam District Hotel Association and Government of Odisha have been jointly organizing the festival since 1996 in the month of December.
How to Reach
Bhubaneswar is the nearest Airport.
Brahmapur is the nearest Railway Station.
Buses ply from Brahmapur for Gopalpur at regular intervals.
Located in: Gopalpur
Nearest Airport: Bhubaneswar
Nearest Railway Station: Brahmapur
Best Time to visit: November to January