Odisha Channel Bureau
Konark: The Marine Drive Eco Retreat, a unique initiative by Odisha Tourism, now boasts of beach shacks with a vibrant ambience 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 for 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 till January 31, 2020.
Moreover, the crowd will be treated to cultural performances and a light and sound show at 6 pm every day.
Odisha Tourism Secretary Vishal Dev said that beach shacks are very popular not just among youths but also among families.
“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,” he added.
Scheduled from December 14, 2019 to January 31, 2020, the Eco Retreat promises to be a unique experience of glamorous camping in 50 luxury cottages, delectable cuisine, beach spa, adventure and water sports activities, nature trails and wholesome day itineraries, cultural evenings, and a lot more.