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About Bhubaneswar

Known famously as the “City of Temples”, Bhubaneswar has a strong foothold in the history of India. Better known as the capital city of the state of Odisha, this place was under the rule of King Sisupala for a long period of time. The remains of Sisupalgarh found near Bhubaneswar city imply that they predate even the Mauryan empire. Holding a 2000-year old rich history, this place presents the perfect amalgamation of a rustic world that features grand temples and brilliant architecture and a modern era that features flourishing business and commerce.

The city of Bhubaneswar exhibits timeless beauty with its iconic monuments dating back to more than 3000 years. The colourful temples, serene dams, breathtaking parks, ancient caves, picturesque lakes, and renowned museums add to the charm of this city and cater to its rich tourism industry.

It goes without saying that Bhubaneswar is home to some of the most important attractions and exciting places to visit in Orissa that attract travelers of all moods to the city. Important religious sites like Parasurameswara Temple, Mukteshwar Temple, Lingaraj Temple, Peace Pagoda, Rajarani Temple, and Ananta Vasudeva Temple propel a heavy influx of devotees and pilgrims to this place. While Udayagiri & Khandagiri, Ashoka Rock Edict, Odisha State Museum and Ratnagiri Buddhist Excavation attracts history buffs, Nandankanan Zoo, Indira Gandhi Park, Atri, Bindu Sagar, and Ekamra Kanan form a paradise for nature lovers.

If you are an action-living holidaymaker, be sure that Bhubaneswar won’t disappoint you. While you can explore the state’s culture at Odisha Modern Art Gallery and Museum of Tribal Arts & Artifacts, you can interact with wildlife at Chandaka Elephant Sanctuary and Nandankanan Zoological Park. While you can seek blessings at ISKON Temple, you can go boating at Nicco Park. Bhubaneswar has a tropical savanna climate with summers experiencing high temperatures and humidity and monsoons bringing in torrential downpours. The winters make for the most ideal time to visit this city, when the weather is soothingly cold.

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Bhubaneswar Reviews

Bishnu Bhattathiri
Reviewed: 04 Jun 2020
Excellent, serene, religious place, is worth visiting. Very nice locals. Climate is the ultimate. Nice tour and much recommended to everyone who is planning to visit Puri
Ajit Sethi
Reviewed: 19 Dec 2019
Saw this package through Thrillophilia the package seems very interesting as the itinerary was very well-planned and all the sightseeing places were nicely selected... It was a great feeling seeing something new like the Ancient temples, caves, sun temples, Chilika lake, and more... the tour went so... Read More
Vidur Namboothiri
Reviewed: 15 Dec 2019
It was a great tour for sure, Everything was pre-planned they even arranged a nice stay and transport for us, the driver was very kind and helpful... Nice time we had in Bhubaneshwar and Puri. I highly recommend to everyone...

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