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Cuttack City

Cuttack City
Cuttack City
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It is one of the oldest cities in India dating back to 1000 years. The city was built by King Ananga Bhimadev III and was the former capital of Odisha. Hemmed on the north and south by river Mahanadi & Kathajodi afforded a natural fortified base for the kings of the yore. The 11th century embankment of Kathajodi, the ruins of Barabati Fort the shrine of Katak Chandi, the QuadamiRasool, Netaji Subhas Bose Memorial birth place of Subhas Bose the Maritime Museum and some old churches are the major attractions of the city. Cuttack is known as the Silver City due to its finest Filigree works, the best in the country.y.

District Headquarter : Cuttack
State Capital : Odisha
Nearest Railway Station : Cuttack
Nearest Airport : Bhubaneswar
How to Reach :  
From Bhubaneswar it is 25kms on the N.H. 5. Buses and trains connect many major and small towns of Odisha and other states. Railways connect Kolkata-Delhi-Gauwhati-Chennai-Hyderabad-Mumbai-Bangalore-Kozikode
Best Time : October to March
Contact Person : Smt. Rina Rath (Tourist Officer)
Contact Person Phone : 0671-2305225
Contact Person Mobile :
Contact Person E-Mail : tocuttack@gmail.com
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Last updated on: 05-08-2014
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