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Places of Interest in Satkosia
Angul - Flanked by hillocks on both the sides, Angul is the the headquarter of the Angul district. It has come to the limelight with the establishment of National Aluminum Company Ltd. (NALCO), the largest in Asia. The place is ideal for shopping and visiting tourists can lay their hands on various handicraft items of Orissa here.
Talcher - Talcher on the right bank of Brahmani, the capital of the erstwhile Talcher State is one of the industrial and mining complexes of the country. The coal based thermal power plant at the Talcher Thermal, Heavy Water plant of Atomic Energy Commission at Vikrampur, 7 nos. of underground mines and 3 nos. of open cast mines located in and around Talcher have greatly enhanced the importance of this place. Another attraction of the place is the Rani Park, which extends over an area of 64 square km.
Bhimakand - A rock art sleeping image of Lord Vishnu is located at Bhimakanda village about 30 km north of Talcher town and 50 km from Angul & on the right bank of river Brahmani . The imagedates back to 8th – 9th century A.D. and has the distinction of being the largest sleeping idol of Lord Vishnu. The image reclining to its right is about 42 (126.5 CM) long & 8 wide.
Khuludi - Malyagiri range of Pallahara Sub-Division houses a glittering water fall near the village Khuludi. The fall making its spectacular jump from the hilltop is based amidst green thickets and is a scenic spot of unparalleled beauty. It is an ideal site for group picnic and relaxation.
Gopalprasad – Gopal Prasad is known for the temple of Goddess Hingula. Located at a distance of 14km from Talcher,the place holds the famous Hingula Jatra for 9 days in the month of Chaitra. A Lok mohotsav is organized here for a week long period on the occasion of the yatra when tens of thousands of people visit the place.