Named after Lord Krishna, Gopalpur is a small town and holiday destination located in Odisha. In the former times, Gopalpur was a key destination for the British to export the seafood especially the fish. Today, it is a frequented tourist destination in Odisha.
Set along the shoreline of the Bay of Bengal, Gopalpur is an alluring town that gloats a beach with the same name. With its close proximity to the Bay of Bengal, Gopalpur has a tropical moderate climate. Amid the year, this town experiences pleasant temperatures and the median temperatures scale between 19°C-30°C. The monsoon season is a major season here & it is usually accompanied by strong winds. During this season, the mercury level falls down and makes the weather cool.
Gopalpur does not have any panoramic views of the hill but houses other attraction. The prime attraction is the Gopalpur beach where numerous people can be spotted basking in the sun. Many water sports like surfing and boating are also organized at this beach. The buildings that served as the storehouse during the British era still exist and attract the visitors.