Orissa is located on the eastern of the state of India and is the pilgrim's hub of eastern India. This quaint state flaunts 500 exquisite temples and the tempo of modern life is in sync with the glorious past of this beautiful temple state. A Tour to Orissa will surely add some unforgettable memories to the repertoire of the avid globetrotter. The state has some of the most magnificent cities that rightly speak of their rich cultural past.
It is a major tourist destination and ropes in a large number of tourists every year by the sheer dint of its unrivaled natural and manmade beauty. Every city of this glorious state has still kept alive its affluent and vibrant culture. If you are planning for the Orissa tour do not miss out the colourful and lively people, festivals, dance, music and the bazaars that are held in the city. The past glory of this state is experienced through the imposing forts and palaces. One of such cities in Orissa is Puri that is popular all over the world for its historic antiquities and sacred shrines.