Similipal, which derives its name from ‘Simul’ (Silk Cotton) tree, is a national park and a Tiger Reserve situated in the northern part of Orissa’s Mayurbhanj district. The tiger reserve is spread over 2750 sq km and has some beautiful waterfalls like Joranda and Barehipani. Also, it features relatively unknown yet mesmerizingly beautiful waterfalls like Uski, Chaulabhala, Alkudar, Tunki and Devkund waterfall.At least twelve rivers cut across the plain area, all of which drain into the Bay of Bengal. The prominent among them are Burhabalanga, Palpala Bandan, Salandi, Kahairi and Deo.The park is surrounded by high plateaus and hills, the highest peak being the twin peaks of Khairiburu and Meghashini (1515m above mean sea level).The forest dept. make arrangements for Jungle tour of approximately 170 km up & down and which takes around 9 hours of time period i.e morning 9 AM to evening 6 PM. Following are the places you can visit during this Jungle tour program.