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Bhubaneshwar Travel Guide

Bhubaneshwar has been rightly ascribed the title 'Temple city of India' as once it had 5000 temples. The city is a growing tourist hub with swarms of tourists thronging every year to pay visit to this enchanting tourist destination.


Bhubaneshwar At a Glance
  • Population:837,737
  • Area :419 sq.kms
  • Geo Location:South East
  • Average Climate:10°C - 38°C
  • Best Time to Visit:October - March
  • STD Code:0674

Introduction

Tour to Bhubaneshwar would offer a golden opportunity to the tourists to explore this lovely town which is replete with magnificent architectural splendors. Taking into account a wide range of tourist destinations, a Bhubaneshwar tour would embrace the various tourist attractions such as Lingaraja temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, which lends a mythological charm to the city. A journey to Bhubaneshwar would showcase the scenic Bindusagar Lake, which is made even more stunning and worth a second visit due to its stone embankments. One will get to see a lot of Tourist Attractions in Bhubaneshwar among which there are many museums and monuments and lots of holy places as well.

Tour to Bhubaneshwar would feature the state museum that is also worth paying a look as it is home to rare and precious products of the order of copper coins, lithic and Bronze Age tools, manuscripts written on palm leaves and traditional and folk instruments of Orissa. As it is primarily famous for its astounding temples, one cannot afford to miss out on the various splendid temples that were built in the years of yore. Amazing sculptures and wonderful interior decorations depicting the mythological legends are some of the rare things that are worth visiting.

It is quite expected a traveler will surely indulge in shopping activity when he is on his Tour to Bhubaneshwar. The city is the treasure trove of a lot of shops and bazaars that are scattered in the vicinity of all the major tourist attractions. One can shop for various interesting hand made articles and silk sarees that are found in abundance here. The paintings and the products made out of the sea shells are equally alluring.

For the convenience of the huge crowds of tourists flocking in every year, there are many hotels in Bhubaneshwar available in various categories. These are set up to cater to the multifarious demand of the tourists and to offer a comfortable accommodation.