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This barrage across river Mahanadi is situated in Jobra area of Cuttack town. It connects Cuttack... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
Himansu R
Cuttack, India
Nice view of the barrage

The barrage presents a nice view as well as a picnic spot. The air coming from the river offers a... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
Sushanto Kumar S
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Mahanadi Vihar Road, Cuttack 753004, India
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed February 8, 2015

The view from Mahanadi barrage is awesome. Cuttack is my hometown. Even after spending 19 years in this beautiful city, I visit mahanadi barrage every weekend too see the beautiful sunset. Please visit this place for sure if you are in Cuttack.

11  Thank Purnima_Nayak
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Reviewed December 26, 2013

While visiting Odisha State maritime Museum at Jobra you can see the beautiful anicut on the great river Mahanadi.

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Reviewed September 16, 2018

This barrage across river Mahanadi is situated in Jobra area of Cuttack town. It connects Cuttack town with the north side of the river .Jagatpur and National highway ( Chennai - Howrah ) can be easily accessed by going to the east, and Chowdwar -...More

Thank Himansu R
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

The barrage presents a nice view as well as a picnic spot. The air coming from the river offers a soothing feeling.

Thank Sushanto Kumar S
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Look at the flowing water, be careful not to obstruct the traffic by your parking. Buy fish and prawns.

Thank travelfriend20
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Mahanadi Barrage is also known as Anicot by the people of cuttack. It is located nearby to Ravenshaw University.

Thank dastushar1987
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Another prominent place that you would come across as you traverse through the city or to and from Bhubaneswar is the Mahanadi River. Head to the Mahanadi Barrage for some amazing views. Look for view points, connect with the locals to know the best one’s...More

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Reviewed May 9, 2018

It was worth a visit and stop over in the initial years. Lately there is high traffic. Way too many hawkers in & around the zone. Still alright for a drive when one does not have options.

1  Thank AkneogTikna
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

As I am a resident of Cuttack my regular way is Mahanadi barrage.Its not only a bridge for communication and transport,but also a barrage for control of river water This river barrage is one of the shortest root to Choudwar,one of the small City of...More

Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

Very nice place.... Not that much crowded... Feel the orissa biggest river Mahanadi.... It's a place where you can see a long river...

Thank Diptimayee P
Reviewed January 1, 2018

1) This barrage is built on Mahanadi which flows through Cuttack and it works as a bridge as well as for irrigation purpose. It is more than 2km long. 2) You can travel on the barrage to the other side or have a serene view...More

1  Thank Sanjeev M
Reviewed December 27, 2017

This is bridge which you have to cross, if you want to connect with the other cities of the Odisha, it is nice ride and know as longest bridge.

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