Simlipal National Park has derived its name from the abundance of Semul or red silk cotton which blooms in abundance in this locality. It is located in the Mayurbhanj district of Orissa. The park is an area of 845.70 square kilometres and also has the treasure of some beautiful waterfalls like Joranda and Barehipani.
Toshali Jungle Lodge situated in the heart of this national park is a favourite holiday destination of large number of tourists. The resort is gracefully designed and well equipped with all the facilities where you can spend your vacations comfortably. The calm, relaxed and natural surroundings of the resort are the best to get rejuvenated.
Surprisingly this Toshali Jungle Lodge has the widest variety of accommodations in Simlipal to choose from The Tribal Hut, Devasahali Cottage and Villas for your stay. At the same time the enthralling kitchen serves some amazing mouth-watering food flavours that include the flavours of local, national and other international cuisines.
This national park is a treasure house of 1076 species of plants belonging to 102 families. 96 species of orchids have also been identified here. A total of 42 species of mammals, 242 species of birds and 30 species of reptiles have been recorded in Simlipal National Park. So, if you have the desire to explore the adventures of the wildlife and to spend a couple of days in the lap of the nature then it is just the right holiday destination for all your desires.