Hatipathar is a beautiful spot for picnic and one of the identified Tourist Centres of odisha located in Rayagada district of the Indian state of Odisha. The scenic spot with two water falls on the river Nagavali, flows through a deep cut valley, thus creating two extraordinarily beautiful cascades of forming two beautiful waterfalls. The waterfall is situated at a distance of 3 km from the town Rayagada. The two huge boulders on the hill top appear like massive elephants.
The name Hatipathar (elephant stone) derives from the scene which looks like huge elephants. Hatipathar is a beautiful spot for picnic and one of the identified tourist spot.
Best time to visit: Oct-Feb
Open Time: Dayy Time
Popular Cuisine: Local Food
Attractions: Waterfall with dense forests, Majhighariani Temple, Chekaguda, Raniguda farm, Pitamahal, Devgiri hill, Paikapada, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Minajhola
Nearest Bus Stop: Rayagada
Nearest Railway Station: Rayagada
Travel Options: Taxi, Bus, Train
Nearest town: Rayagada
Distance from Bhubaneswar: 413 km