Paralakhemundi, Gajapati District, Odisha
Fauna: Elephants, Spotted Deer, Leopards, Peacock, Flying
Squirrels, Talking Mynas
Mahendragiri Hills are located in Paralakhemundi in the Gajapati district. This
is a favourite destination of numerous trekkers who can, on a good day, sight elephants, spotted dear and even leopards.
Mahendra Tanaya rivulet wends its dappled way through
the forest, which abounds in peacocks flying squirrels and even
the talking mynas. Perched on a height of 1,600m the hill is about
175-km from Berhampur.