There is so much to benefit from this short trip to Orissa, with loads of fun guaranteed. The duration of the “Night at Bhubaneswar and Puri” holiday package is 3 day and 2 nights, very ideal for working people. You can plan for a weekend or a short holiday to explore the stunning beaches and pilgrimage regions of Orissa: Bhubaneswar and Puri, both places are home to spectacular and ancient temples. Accept the opportunity to spend a hassle free holiday, at the same time cover the main attraction sites.
Trip to Bhubaneswar and Puri
Bhubaneswar – Puri
- Visit the religious sites in Bhubaneswar like Ananta Basudev, Lingaraj Temple, Bindu Sagar and more
- Visit Khandagiri Udaygiri Caves at Bhubaneswar.
- Visit Sun Temple in Konark.
- Enjoy pristine beach of Puri.
- Explore Nandankanan Zoological Park.
Upon arrival in Bhubaneswar, check into the hotel and freshen up. Soon, leave for local sightseeing and at first visit Lingaraj Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is one of the oldest temple and a major tourist attraction in the City. Visit another 13th century temple of Ananta Basudev, which is dedicated to Lord Krishna and is home to some exotic God’s Murties (Sculptures). The Rajarani Temple is the next site to stop by; it is also known as ‘Love Temple’ because of the erotic carvings in the temple.
Other attractions to visit are: the holy Bindu Sagar Lake; Magnificent Udayagiri and Khandagiri caves; State Museum and Nandankana Sanctuary. Later in the evening, return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
In the morning, after breakfast, check out from the hotel and head towards Puri. On the way stop by Dhaulagiri Buddha Temple (Peace Pagoda); drive to Konark Sun Temple, also known as Black Pagoda and is under the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit the nearby Chandrabhaga beach, which was once believed to be a natural place to cure leprosy.
Later reach Puri, check in the hotel and spend the rest of the evening at leisure in the pristine beach of Puri. Stay overnight at hotel.
In the morning, after breakfast, the trip comes to an end. You can continue with your journey.
- 3 Days / 2 Night
- Bhubaneswar – Puri