Odisha

Best Tourist Places In Odisha

Odisha , formerly Orissa , is an Indian state located in Eastern India. It is the 8th largest state by area, and the 11th largest by population. The state has the third largest population of Scheduled Tribes in India. It neighbours the states of West Bengal and Jharkhand to the north, Chhattisgarh to the west, Andhra Pradesh to the south, and a very negligible border with Telangana to the southwest. Odisha has a coastline of 485 kilometres along the Bay of Bengal. The region is also known as Utkala and is mentioned in India's national anthem, \"Jana Gana Mana\". The language of Odisha is Odia, which is one of the Classical Languages of India.
Puri

Puri

Puri ] listen is a coastal city and a municipality in the state of Odisha in eastern India. It is the district headquarters of Puri district and is situated on the Bay of Bengal, 60 kilometres south of the state capital of Bhubaneswar. It is also known as Sri Jagannatha Dhama after the 12th-century Jagannath Temple located in the city. It is one of the original Char Dham pilgrimage sites for Hindus.Puri is known by several names since the ancient times, and was locally known as \"Sri Kshetra\" and the Jagannath temple is known as \"Badadeula\". Puri and the Jagannath Temple were invaded 18 times by Muslim rulers, from the 7th century AD till the early 19th century with the objective of looting the treasures of the temple. Odisha, including Puri and its temple, were part of British India from 1803 till India attained independence in August 1947.
Rourkela

Rourkela

Rourkela pronunciation is a planned city located in the northern part of Odisha, India. It is the third-largest Urban Agglomeration in Odisha. It is situated about 328 kilometres north of state capital Bhubaneswar and is surrounded by a range of hills and encircled by rivers Koel, Sankha, and Brahmani. The city is also popularly known as Ispat Nagar and also as the Steel City of Odisha. It has one of the largest steel plants of the Steel Authority of India Limited known as Rourkela Steel Plant. It also has one of the National Institutes of Technology of the country. The city has been selected as smart city in the third phase of the smart city list on 20 September 2016.
Cuttack

Cuttack

Cuttack , Odia pronunciation: is the former capital and the second largest city in the Indian state of Odisha. It is the headquarters of the Cuttack district. The name of the city is an anglicised form of Kataka which literally means The Fort, a reference to the ancient Barabati Fort around which the city initially developed. Cuttack is known as the Millennium City as well as the Silver City due to its history of 1000 years and famous silver filigree works. It is considered as the judicial capital of Odisha as the Orissa High Court is located here. It is the commercial capital of Odisha which hosts many trading and business houses in and around the city. Cuttack is famous for its Durga puja which is one of the most important festival of Odisha.
Balasore

Balasore

Balasore or Baleswar is a city in the state of Odisha, about 194 kilometres north of the state capital Bhubaneswar and 152 kilometres from Kolkata, in eastern India. It is the largest city of northern Odisha and the administrative headquarters of Balasore district. It is best known for Chandipur beach. The Indian Ballistic Missile Defense Program's Integrated Test Range is located 18 km south of Balasore.
Chandipur

Chandipur

Chandipur, is a beach in Balasore District, Odisha, India. The beach is located on the shore of Bay of Bengal and is approximately 16 kilometers from the Balasore Railway Station. The beach is unique in a way that the water recedes up to 5 kilometers during the ebb tide. Due to its unique circumstances, the beach supports bio-diversity. Horseshoe crab is also found here on the beach towards Mirzapur, the nearby fishing market and community at the confluence of the Budhabalanga River . It is a suitable picnic spot. One of Odisha Tourism's Panthanivas is situated here.
Brahmapur

Brahmapur

Berhampur also known as Brahmapur is a city on the eastern coastline of Ganjam district of the Indian state of Odisha in East India. Brahmapur was the first municipality of Odisha, established in 1867. In 2007, Brahmapur was declared a Municipal Corporation and has been awarded multiple times as the cleanest city in Odisha.It is the headquarters of Brahmapur Tehsil, Brahmapur Sub-Division and the State's Southern Revenue Division. The National Highway No.16 and 59 run through the city.
Sambalpur

Sambalpur

Sambalpur is the fifth largest city in the Indian State of Odisha. It is located on the banks of river Mahanadi, with a population of 335,761 .Sambalpur is one of the ancient places of India, with recorded settlements in the prehistoric age. It is the home of Sambalpuri Saree from which the world famous textile derives its name.
Ganjam

Ganjam

Ganjam district is a district in the Indian state of Odisha. Ganjam's total area is 8,070 km .The district headquarters is Chhatrapur. Ganjam is divided into three sub-divisions Chhatrapur, Berhampur, and Bhanjanagar. The Imperial Gazetteer of India 1908 lists Ganjam, along with the Thanjavur and South Canara districts, as the three districts of the Madras Presidency where Brahmins were most numerous.As of 2011 it is the most populous district of Odisha .
Keonjhar

Keonjhar

Kendujhar District, also known as Keonjhar District is an administrative district of Odisha. The district is one of the fifth Scheduled Areas of Odisha. The town of Kendujhar is the district headquarters. The district has 3 Sub-Divisions, Anandapur, Champua, and Keonjhar.
Daringbadi

Daringbadi

Daringbadi is a hill station in Kandhmal district of Odisha state in eastern India. Widely known as \"Kashmir of Odisha\", , it is situated at a height of 915 metres and is a popular tourist destination.Back in the days of the British rule, there was a British officer named Daring Saheb who was in charge of this place. Over the years, this place was named after him, which spelled DaringBadi with Badi meaning village. More than 50% of the population here constitutes ST community of aboriginal tribal races.The temperature level of Daringbadi has often been recorded below 0 C. It is also famous for its production of superior quality of organic turmeric which already got the G.
Paradeep

Paradeep

Paradeep, also spelt Paradip , is a major seaport city and a municipality in Jagatsinghpur district of Odisha, India. Paradeep Municipality was constituted as an NAC on 27 September 1979 and converted in to Municipality on 12 December 2002. Paradeep is the main outlet and inlet of the sea-borne trade of the eastern port. It also signaled the economic development of the state, giving impetus to trade and commerce. It has become the gateway of Odisha to the International community. Paradeep has become a hub of industrial activities. Industries like, IFFCO, PPL , CARGILL, IOCL, BPCL, HPCL, Carbon etc.

Search Trip

Check-in [Optional]

Check-out [Optional]