About Odisha


Orissa, situated on Indian east coast by the Bay of Bengal, is known for astounding beaches, thrilling wildlife, coastal lake, magnificent temples, marvelous caves, wealthy history, delicious delicacies and finest handicrafts. Orissa Travel Guide is so rich that this vivid state is not less a paradise for the travel enthusiasts all over the world. Moreover, Orissa India travel lets you experience a big variety of colors of the history, religion and culture of this colorful land. There are a number of Odisha tourist attractions which attract millions of tourists from India and abroad to Orissa. Further, sightseeing in Orissa fulfills you with a very high level of relaxation that you never felt before. You just get engrossed in the beauty of the mesmerizing tourist places to see in Orissa. Furthermore, these tourist destinations in Orissa are numerous, and lack nothing in offering you a full fun of a rejuvenating tour. Besides, another attraction here is the festivals in Orissa. The state celebrates a host of festivals every year with full pomp and show.

Beaches : The beaches of Orissa are really known for the serene and scenic atmosphere created by the splendid sea. This makes your vacation perfect, whether you are a leisure tourist, family holidaymaker or honeymooner. The finest example of the coastal beauty in Orissa is Indian largest coastal lake the Chilka Lake, providing an amazing boat ride experience to the visitors. It is also an avifauna sanctuary making you get captivated by the gorgeousness of the great nature.

Sanctuaries and National Park : Orissa presents several wildlife reserves and 4.1% of the total area of Orissa has been allotted for the wildlife preservation. The most popular sanctuaries and national parks in the state are Simlipal, Bhitarkanika, Nandankanan, Chilka and Garhimatha, among others.

Culture and Religion: The 12th century Jaggannath Temple of Puri is considered as one of the four major Shrines, according to the Hindu mythology. Bhubaneshwar, the capital city of the state, bears around 500 temples. The list of places of religious significance and known for the architectural wonder in the state include Udaigiri and Khandgiri Caves reflecting the Jaina architecture, the Sun Temple of Konark and Dahauli hills known for Buddhism, among others. Among an array of fairs and festivals celebrated in Orissa, the most famous are Puri Rath Yatra and Konark Dance Festival, among others.


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Odisha Temple Tour