Daringbadi is an ideal summer resort of the state situated at an altitude of 3000 ft above sea level. The place is also known as ‘Kashmir of Odisha’ because of its astonishing beauty. This is the only place in the state where winter season has beautiful snowfall. The hill station is located in Kandhmal district of the state. The place is gifted with coffee gardens, pine forests and beautiful valleys.
The exact beauty of the entire place can be enjoyed by reaching the top of this hill station. The main places to visit here are the beautiful waterfalls of Doluri river, Putudi Waterfalls, black pepper and turmeric gardens and Belghar Sanctuary. The main pilgrim place to visit here is Samaleswari temple. The majority population here is Christians and there are about 200 churches here. Travellers can taste delicious local food like ‘Bara’ available in the snack shops here.