Hatipathar is a beautiful spot for a picnic and one of the identified Tourist Centres of Odisha located in Rayagada district of the Indian state of Odisha. The scenic spot with two waterfalls on the river Nagavali, flows through a deep cut valley, thus creating two extraordinarily beautiful cascades of forming two beautiful waterfalls. The waterfall is situated at a distance of 3 km from the town Rayagada. The two huge boulders on the hilltop appear like massive elephants.
The name Hatipathar (elephant stone) derives from the scene which looks like huge elephants. Hatipathar is a beautiful spot for a picnic and one of the identified tourist spot.
As the name indicates Hatipathar, it is famous for the Nagavali river flows here through a deep-cut valley, and the two boulders atop these waterfalls look like elephants perched on a hill.