Gateway to the state of Odisha
The capital city of the state of Orissa, Bhubaneswar is most famous for its ancient temples and architecture. Also a famous pilgrimage destination of Hindu and Buddhist significance, thousands if not millions of people flock to this city every year to explore the amalgamation of cultures that it has to offer.
Cultural Experiences in Bhubaneswar
One of the three cities that come together to form of the three temple towns of Orissa, also often addressed as the Temple Triangle of the East, for those who are fascinated by architecture and temple culture, this place is a must visit.
While you are exploring the city, make it a point visit the Old Town where you will find as many as 400 temples of different shapes and sizes. The Lingaraj Temple is often referred to as the perfect fusion between a dream and reality and is often considered to be one of the finest Hindu temples in India.
While in the city, take out town to explore the Bindu Sarovara, Khandagiri and Udaygiri, Dhaulir Giri and the Mukteshwara Temple. Other attractions worth visiting are the Museum of Tribal Art & Artefacts and the Deras Dam.