Blissfully Secluded Beach Getaway: Gopalpur-On-Sea

P.C. Biswajit & Adrija

The charmingly named Gopalpur-on-Sea is a picturesque seaside town in a quiet part of the Indian coastal state of Odisha. Welcome to a peaceful serene life – delightful little streets, light sea breezes, a beautiful lighthouse and endless views of an amazing horizon where the sky meets the sea. In this exquisite setting is located the MAYFAIR Palm Beach Resort which commands panoramic views of the sea from all corners of the property. This awe-inspiring super luxurious resort is set in 12 acres of beautifully maintained beachfront property. Luxury accommodation here is spread across several categories like Premium Rooms, Family Suites and Executive Suites with each one equipped with every level of comfort and indulgence for the guests.

There are several things to do and places to visit in and around Gopalpur-on-Sea. Tourist attractions include scenic picnics spots, religious shrines, beautiful natural hot springs and a black buck wildlife sanctuary. Olive Ridley sea turtles come in large numbers and use the beaches in and around Gopalpur as nesting sites. The nearby trading town of Berhampur is famous for its pickles and hand woven Tassar silk textiles. The lovely town of Rambha is also close by from where you can go on romantic boat rides to the islands of Chilka Lake.