Dhenkenal is a district located in Odisha. In the forgone times, it was an erstwhile princely state that was ruled by a local king Hari Singh Vidyadhar. As the times advanced, the rule of the Monarch vanished & the king of Dhenkenal Raja Shankar Pratap Singhdeo was elected as an MLA.
Dhenkenal is unrolled in an entire area of 4,452 sq. km. According to the topography, the land of Dhenkenal is divided into hilly regions in North & South directions. The climate of the place is identified as subtropical in nature. Amid the year, Dhenkenal encounters warm temperatures and the median mercury level scales between 27°-36°C during the months of summer as well as winter. The monsoons bring a heavy downpour, 4500 mm annually in Dhenkenal that drops the median temperature to 12°C.
Dhenkenal offers different tourist attractions to its visitors. The eminent places include the names like Kapilasha Jagannath Temple, Saptasajya Temple, Ashtamahashambhu Temple, Nagantheshwara Temple that are some popular attractions in the vicinity of Dhenkenal. Other destinations like Bhubhan, Dandadhar, Sarang & Ladagada are also visited by the people.