The famous Gokarneswar temple is located 1km away from Jaraka of Jajpur District, Odisha. The temple has mythological importance since the days of Mahabharat. Pandavas came to the bank of river Brahmani for paying homage to their forefathers. As river Brahmani is considered one of holy rivers of India, pandavas choose it spot for their ancestral rituals. The accommodation facility can be availed at Jajpur Road and Jajpur Town by hiring Hotels and Lodges. You can also get some hotels and lodges nearer to this temple, such as Panthika Hotel which is just 50 meters far from this place. For financial purpose, the nearest banks located to this tourist place are S.B.I Jajpur and a few nationalized banks. The common languages spoken in the area are Odia, Hindi and English. District Head Quarter hospital, Jajpur is nearer to the spot for accessing medical facilities. People wear light cotton in summer and woolen in winter. This is one of the best tourist place in Jajpur.
How to Reach Gokarneswar Temple of Jajpur
Tourist can reach to the spot by availing bus from Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Kolkota and other small cities of Odisha. Journey can be more comfortable if tourists hire a four wheeler to visit the spot.