The gentle breeze and the swaying glory of the palm trees invites you to Gopalpur. You will be wooed by its serenity. It is just 15 km from Berhampur. It has got an ancient, commercial port, now lying in ruins. Gopalpur once was the prominent trading port during the days of British Raj. It is one of India\’s most sought after beaches, with a distinct charm of its own. Gopalpur Beach Festival was started in the year 1996 by Ganjam District Hotel Association to promote tourism and culture.