Puri is a pious destination situated along the coast of Bay of Bengal in the Indian state of Orissa. It’s credited with the world-famous Jagannath temple. Because of its religious significance & splendid sea-shore Puri is forever bustling with tourists from all over the world. Puri is one of the few places in Orissa offering a combo pack of pilgrimage and tourism. Puri tourist attractions are famous not only in India, but in abroad also. A Puri holiday package from reputed tour operators like OD Travel is worth considering as they are the people who specialized in this industry.

What to see in Puri?

  • Shree Jagannath Temple: One of the 4 dhams, Shree Jagannath Temple is one of the most sacred pilgrimage places of Hindus. The shrine complex is massive & has some really fascinating stores associated.
  • Shree Loknath Temple: Devoted to Lord Shiva, Shree Loknath Temple is believed the place where Lord Shiva veiled himself from Shani, beneath a pond. The Shiba linga here is submerged partially & the pond is flooded with fish.
  • Mausima Temple – Located at the mid-way of the Bada Danda of Puri, the Mausi Maa Temple is a small shrine devoted to Goddess Ardhashini.
  • Golden Beach of Puri – Situated at a distance of twenty kilometers from Puri, Golden Beach is an immaculate beach away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Covered in golden sand the beach is tailor-made for surfing & a dip.

Popular places near Puri you shouldn’t miss visiting:

  • Chandrabhaga Sea Beach
  • Puri Konark Marine Drive
  • Pipili
  • Alarnath Temple
  • Raghuraj Pur which is known for traditional, cloth-based scroll painting
  • Sun Temple of Konark


Where to stay in Puri?

Puri is no short of both luxury and affordable hotels for its tourists. Some of the well-known hotels you can choose during your Jagannath Puri Tour include:

  • Asian Inn Beach Resort, New Marine Drive Road, Swargadwar
  • Balananda Tirthasram & Restaurant, Sea Beach Rd
  • Gochikar House, New Marine Drive Road
  • Hotel Sairam , CT Rd
  • Krishna Resorts (Chakratirth Road)
  • Hotel Vijoya International (On the sea shore in Chakra Tirtha)
  • Hotel Pushpa, Gopal Ballav Road, Sea Beach
  • Toshali Sands Resort and Hotel
  • Railway Hotel, Puri Railway Station
  • Shree Vishnu Darshan Holiday Home, Marchikote Chowk, Grand Rd

To know more about our Puri Holiday Packages, feel free to contact OD Travels right now. We are a ready to put on a Puri sightseeing package keeping your budget and exact travel purpose in mind.

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