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Bhubaneswar

"The Temple City" Bhubaneswar is the capital and largest city of the Indian state of Odisha. With the diverse ranges of heritage resources, it showcases significant sacred cultural landscape components. Although the modern city of Bhubaneswar was formally established in 1948, the history of the areas in and around the present-day city can be traced to the 7th century BCE and earlier. It is a confluence of Hindu, Buddhism and Jain heritage boasting of some of the finest Kalinga era temples. This ancient city makes an ideal starting point for the travelers who wish to explore the magnificent Kalinga architecture, worship at its grand temples or enjoy the beaches of Puri. Together with Puri and Konark it forms the Swarna Tribhuja ("Golden Triangle"), one of eastern India's most visited destinations. Lingaraj Temple and Parasurameswara Temple are must-visits and attract tourists for all parts of the country. It is a bustling city where the history is beautifully intertwined with its modern and progressive present.

Explore & Experience–

  • Lingaraj Temple
  • Parasurameswara Temple
  • ISKCON Temple
  • Raja Rani Temple
  • Brahmeshwara Temple
  • Chausath Yogini Temple
  • Khandagiri Caves
  • Bindu Sarovar
  • Deras Dam
  • Orissa State Museum
  • Museum of Tribal Arts & Artefacts
  • Nandankanan Zoological Park

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