Bhubaneswar: The Similipal National Park in Mayurbhanj district reopened for general public after a gap of four months on Friday.
The park and the Tiger Reserve were closed for tourists since mid-June in view of monsoon rains.
As per the existing rules, the tourists can enter into Similipal through Kaliapani check gate (Jashipur) and Peethabata check gate. The tourists can book entry tickets from the counters at these check-gates between 6 am and 9 am.
The tourists will have to furnish an undertaking before entering into the park. They need to return from the park between 3.00 pm and 4.00 pm.