|Address:||At - Saringirpi Po - Daringabdi, Daringbadi, Odisha 762104|
|How to go:||From Bhubaneswar it is 240 km through NH 57. Road condition is mostly good. One can hire car and proceed for the journey.|
|Pros:||Availability of mobile network, availability of necessary stuff in to the market.|
|What to visit ?||
|Company:||Family and friends|
|Minimum day/time to visit:||2 days full.|
|Expenses:||3000 max for a group of 4|
Daringbadi is a one of the well known holiday destination of Odisha. You may take 2 days of holiday for Daringbadi and roam around this place. Well there are few beautiful spots for sightseeing for which you won't feel regret traveling Daringbadi. Let's proceed with describing those destination in short and let's see how it grows your interest to travel this place.
Emu Farm: In India there are very few places where Emu bird is being farming. Daringbadi Emu farm is one of those. The area is well varsed and very decorative and maintained with gardening and seasonal flowers. There are around 10-12 Emu birds kept into a fench, one can roam around the fench or take pictures of those from very close distance.
Lovers Point: This is a very beautiful place of Daringbadi where you can go for picnic or spend time with close one. This is not an open roadside are but you have to come inside of the village taking your car through a rough path. A furious river is flowing through this area which connects others waterfall in Daringbadi. The slate colored rocky area surrounded by hills and jungle is a perfect place to spend time peacefully. In season people arrange picnic in this area.
Coffee Garden: A huge plantation area which is maintain and planted Coffee trees by nearby village tribes. The whole area is full of Coffee plants along with other seasonal flower plants. Ticket for each is 15 rs. There are few snack shops outside of the campus. You will like this unique place in Daringbadi.
Pine forest: Pine forest in Daringbadi is one of the beautiful and peaceful places one can fall in love with. A vast acre land is totally full of Pine trees and red soil area. People do excursion or picnic in season and you can go inside by car and road here and there. If you want, you can spend 2/3 hours with out hesitation.
Midubanda Waterfall: Midubanda waterfall is also known as Dasingbadi waterfall. In season it is basically a picnic spot and a joint of entertainment. So if you truly like to take breathe you should visit in off season. September - October or February. There are around 500 staircase to reach in the main waterfall area. The height of the water is 20 feet. There is a natural pool beneath of waterfall where one can take bath. There are various butterflies you can find around this place.
In Daringbadi there are also few points like hill view point, sunset point, Herbals point etc which can be covered. You can also visit Taptapani and Chandragiri from Daringbadi. Both are very beautiful places I must add.
You will get many hotel or lodges in market area, still I prefer to choose from Odisha eco tourism for their location and facilities.. You can see details from https://www.ecotourodisha.com/exploreecotourism.php
Note: Few pictures have been taken from Debasish Metey