Find Tourist Places in Odisha

There are over 100 tourist attractions in Odisha. This is 3% of all tourist attractions listed in India. Top cities in Odisha with popular tourist destinations are Bhubaneswar, Konark, Puri, Baripada and Cuttack. The major types of tourist attractions listed here are nature attractions and landmarks. Then there is also museums listed in Odisha. You may find a list of all categories of Odisha attractions on this page. Click on a category to find all attractions of Odisha of that type.

Odisha, which was formerly called Orissa, is one of the twenty-nine states of India and is located on the eastern coast. The capital of the state is Bhubaneswar. The native language of the state is Odia.

Odisha is famous for its ancient Hindu temples. The state is also known for its tribal heritage and culture. The Lingaraj temple of Odisha is very famous, as is the Konark Sun temple. These temples are considered some of the finest examples of Indian art and architecture.

The Chilika Lake is an important tourist destination in the state of Odisha. This is a lagoon of brackish water that delights visitors with its beautiful wildlife and is located in Puri. The lake also enjoys the distinction of being the second largest lagoon in the world and also India's largest coastal lagoon. The region is known for its beautiful migratory birds. The Konark Sun temple is an important landmark of the state. The chariot shaped temple was built by king Narasimhadev and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, also counted amongst the seven wonders of India. The Jagannath temple at Puri is dedicated to Lord Jagannath, a form of Lord Vishnu. The temple displays the Kalinga style of architecture.

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