Bhubaneswar, December 14 (LocalWire):Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday inaugurated the state’s first-ever ‘Marine Drive Eco Retreat’ at the scenic Ramachandi beach in Puri district.
Delighted to launch the #MarineDrive #EcoRetreat, a unique festival encompassing #Odisha’s scenic coastline, art & culture and eminent artists of the day as a highlight.
An extraordinary breathtaking experience awaits every traveller for next 48 days in Konark”, Patnaik said in his tweeter message.
The eco-retreat will be open for public bookings for 45 days.
On the inaugural day, 22 tents were booked by tourists, out of 50 tents setup on the beach.
The tent categories are – Premium, Deluxe, Royal Villa and Residential Suite.
This apart, the eco-retreat boasts of beach market, food court, cultural stage, conference hall, reception, VIP gallery, beach spa and an array of water sports.
Among others, state Tourism Minister Pradip Panigrahi, School and Mass Education Minister Sameer Ranjan Dash and senior state government officials were present.