Kantilo situated on the bank of the Mahanadi in Nayagarh district. Kantilo is one of the most popular picnic spots in Odisha and is 100 kms away from the State capital, Bhubaneswar and 33 kms from Nayagarh town. Kantilo is famous for the temple of Lord Nilamadhaba, on top of the twin hills with surrounding green forests. Lord Nilamadhaba occupies a prominent position in the cult of Lord Jagannath. Kantilo Nilamadhab temple is a miniature form of the Sri Jagannath Temple at Puri and observes similar rites rituals. Kantilo is famous Brass and Bell metal utensils.
|Lord Nilamadhaba Temple Kantilo Nayagarh|
Attractions - Lord Siddheswar Temple is also a highlight of this place
Best time to visit - Any time in the year
Journey to Nayagarh Bhubaneswar
Nearest Railway Station : Khurda Road Railway Station
Nearest Airport :Bhubaneswar
By Road -you will reach here by bus from Bhubaneswar,Puri,Nayagarh,Anugul,Cuttack,Boud will be better from bbsr to kantilo.85 km from Bhubaneswar , by bus.33 km from Nayagarh.12 km from Khandapara.