Potagarh  is a  historical place  which was  built  by Britishers in the 18th Century. Situated close to river Rusikulya, the fort is surrounded by a moat. The remnants of majestic fort houses and a buried tunnel specks, the melody of glorious past of Ganjam city, which was cursed by a dreadful epidemic plague in the year 1815 AD. The place attracts students, scholars and history lovers due to itís best geographical location close to the confluence of location close to the confluence of river Rusikulya with Bay of Bengal, itís often opted as a picnic spot too. 




Nearest railway Station is Ganjam- 3km on S.E. Railway


2 kms from N.H.-5 at Ganjam.

Accommodation Facilities

All types of accommodation can be availed at  Berhampur (35 kms.).

Rambha (13 kms), Gopalpur (35 kms) and Chatrapur- 13 kms

Distance from



13 kms

State Capital

147  kms.