5 Best Destinations Of Odisha

Odisha is a state renowned in it's cultural heritage and religious traditions. It has a breathtakingly stunning scenic charm. If you are looking for a refreshing trip to relieve yourself from your hectic schedule then Odisha is your answer. Here are the must visit destinations for your trip.


It is located on thirty seven kilometres south of the state capital, Known as the Shrikhetra it has stood for centuries as a symbol of  glorious heritage. Being the home of the ancient Jagannath temple it's the pilgrimage site for many Hindus. The intricate architecture proclaims the richness of Odisha. Another tourist attractions of Puri is it's amazing beach. The beautiful sunsets and salty breeze will make your vacation worth visiting this state.

And how can we forget the Konark temple -once been featured on list of seven wonders of the world. It is located thirty five kilometres from Puri. The elaborately crafted pillars and walls are a token of our beautiful past. You can't miss this out.


Being the capital of Odisha it's one of the comfort efficient cities. 
If you have your kids with you on vacation then surely  take a trip of Nandankanan zoological park. With lions roaring and birds chirping it will be an adventure for everyone.

Your next stop in Bhubaneswar should be the Udayagiri and Khandagiri caves. There are number of caves which contain historical images of great archaeological importance. The most are popular cave having the hathigumpha inscription. 

A well known shrine the Lingaraj temple holds the hopes of many believers is also located here.


Let us move to the west and have a taste of this smart city. You want to go on a shopping spree here is your place. The city centre mall is a cool place to hang out. You want to spice up your wardrobe do it here. Then comes the Hirakud dam which was once the longest in the world. Visit it for thunderous waters and glowing flora and fauna.  How can you forget to take the blessings of almighty here. The Huma temple provides that to pilgrims. 


Are you tired of the scorching heat? Here comes the Kashmir of Odisha. Adorned with lush coffee plantations and white husked elephants. This place is heaven on earth due to its foggy winter weather all throughout the year . The Putudi waterfalls are a major natural element of beauty here . Belghar sanctuary has been marked for it's rich vegetation and varied wild life. Why go anywhere when you have a hill station in the east. 


Welcome to the large lagoon in India. It is spread over puri,ganjam and khurda. It's the wintering ground of many migratory birds. The Nalabar bird sanctuary is a home to many bird during . The Nirmaljhara waterfall is a place of scenic charm for picnicking.  Satpada is a treasure for a natureholic .surrounded by water on three sides it is ideal place for photography. 

Odisha is microcosm of traditions and technology evolved together. So you want to take a break and relax with nature or have a craving for historical places. Odisha gives you all that and even more.

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