Sundargarh is the seat of administration of Sundargarh District
, in Orissa
. It is 500 km north-west of Bhubaneswar
Places of tourist interest around the town include Ghogar, Chatri Hill and Junagarh. Ushakothi, Gopalpur, Talsara, Mandira Dam and
Vedvyas constitute interesting excursions.
Nearest airport is at Ranchi. Jharsuguda Junction Railway Station is the nearest railway station. By road, Sundargarh is linked with Rourkela, Ranchi, Rajgangpur,
Sambalpur and Jharsuguda.