Explore stunning places in Odisha.

Odisha is the major tourism sector of Incredible India that offers scenic beaches, serene lakes and sublime temples.The state host various tourist attractions other than wildlife reserves, monuments, temples and tribal arts.Odisha houses large number of ancient Hindu temples, Known for its architectural wonders and style.

 

1.Temples

Jagannath Temple in Puri, Konark Sun temple, Taratarini Temple, Mukteshvara Temple, Rajarani Temple and LingarajaTemple in Bhubaneswar are few must visit temples in Odisha.

Jagannath-Temple-Puri

 

Konark-Sun-Temple

Temple city of Bhubaneswar is best known for hundreds of Hindu temples of Kalinga architecture and one of the temple city of Odisha followed by Cuttack, Puri and Konark.

Mukteshvara-Temple-Bhubaneswar

raja-rani-temple

 

Lingaraja-Temple

 

2. Beaches

Some of the most “Beautiful Beaches” of Odisha are Puri Beach, Talasari Beach, Konark Beach, Gopalpur Beach, Gahirmatha Beach and Chandipur Beach.

gopalpur-beach

Chandipur-Beach-Balasore

The state is home to list of ancient “Buddhist Monuments” such as Shanti Stupa of Dhauligiri,Pushpagiri Vihara and LalitgiriBuddhist complex that comprising stupas and monasteries.

Puri-Konark-Marine-Drive

3.Waterfalls

Barehipani Falls is one of the highest “Waterfalls” in India, located inside the Simlipal National Park. The falls has a total height of 399 metres (1,309 ft), other most popular waterfalls of Odisha are Khandadhar Falls, Koilighugar Waterfall, Sanaghagara Waterfall and Badaghagara Waterfall.

Barehipani-Falls

joranda-waterfall

Devkund-Waterfall

4. Hill station

Daringbadi “Hill station of Odisha” is one of the most scenic spot in the state along with Dhamra,Saptasajya, Chandabali and Tensa.Major attractions of Daringbadi include coffee plantation, Dasingbadi waterfalls, black pepper gardens and home to a number of rare and endangered animals.

koraput-hill-station

daringibadi-hill-station

 

Tensa is another wonder natural hill station in Odisha, located in sundargarh district and known for Khandadhar falls, scenic spots and green wild forest.

Islands of Odisha offers “eco-tourism” and surrounded by the Eastern Ghats, empty beaches and lake from the sea. The Becon Island,

breakfast-island

The Breakfast Island, Birds’ island and Honeymoon Island of Odisha are famous for endemic species, limbless lizard and Irrawaddy dolphins.

Udayagiri and Khandagiri Caves near the city of Bhubaneswar is the only famous Jain monuments in Odisha, Rani Gumpha is the most popular cave among Udayagiri and Khandagiri.

Udayagiri-and-Khandagiri-Caves

These are the must visit places in odisha to know the serenity and the scenic beauty of our mother nature.

 

 

 

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