Beach shacks now open for first time in Odisha


Konark: The Marine Drive Eco Retreat, a unique initiative by Odisha Tourism, now boasts of Beach Shacks with a vibrant ambiance and delectable food accompanied by a wide range of beverages with a beach view that makes the most sought-after getaways pale in comparison.

This is also the first time that beach shacks have been set up in Odisha.

The place offers a perfect getaway for tourists as well as locals, and the golden sands and the sound of the turquoise waves promise visitors quality time to rejuvenate.

The beach shacks are open all day at the Marine Drive Eco Retreat in Konark from December 19 till 31 January 2020.

Moreover, the crowd will be treated to cultural performances and a light and sound show at 6 pm every day.

Tourism and Sports secretary Vishal K. Dev said, “Beach shacks are very popular not just among youths but also among families and we wanted to give not just the in-house guests but everyone a chance to come and soak in the ambience of the sea and Marine Drive Eco Retreat. With Christmas and New Year just around the corner, this is a perfect place to be at.”

The Eco Retreat promises to be a unique experience of Glamourous Camping in 50 luxury cottages, delectable cuisine, beach spa, adventure & water sports activities, nature trails and wholesome day itineraries, cultural evenings, and a lot more.