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Orissa Holiday Experiences & Travel Themes

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Experience Orissa
(how to get the best out of an Orissa holiday)

Orissa tourism is dominated by temples and sea-side experiences. Bhubaneshwar is called the temple city, and has over 400 exquisite shrines. Puri the holy city of Lord Jagannath has one of the most famous temples of India, and is also a favourite sea-side resort. The magnificent Sun Temple of Konark is a World Heritage Site. Gopalpur-on-Sea is another popular draw of Orissa tourism, while the Chilika Lake is the country's largest salt-water lake with a large variety of marine and bird life. For more wildlife, visit Simlipal Tiger Reserve, and Bhitarkanika National Park, a mangrove forest on whose coast the Olive Ridley Turtles come to breed.

 

Temple Towns
Sakshi Jain persuaded her parents to take her to Bhubaneshwar since she had learned Odissi dance for years in Delhi, and wanted to see the sculptures depicting dance poses on the temple walls.
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Bhubaneswar | Konark | Puri |
Sea Side Holidays
The Banerjis of Salt Lake, Calcutta love the sea far more than the mountains they regularly visited the pretty coastal town of Puri in Orissa, as well as
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Gopalpur | Puri |
Wildlife
Rajni and Ratna both senior students at the Wildlife Institute Dehradun, visited this marine sanctuary in Orissa to witness the annual nesting of the Olive Ridley Turtle that is famous all over the world.
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Orissa |
Coastal Lake
The Dwivedis of Patna wanted a completely peaceful holiday in an unusual destination -they decided to visit Chilika Lake as they had heard of its unique landscapes and rich wildlife.
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Temple Towns
Sakshi Jain persuaded her parents to take her to Bhubaneshwar since she had learned Odissi dance for years in
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Sea Side Holidays
The Banerjis of Salt Lake, Calcutta
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Wildlife
Rajni and Ratna both senior students at the Wildlife Institute Dehradun, visited this marine sanctuary in Oris
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How to Reach - Orissa Destinations
Chilika     Phulbani     Paradip    
Nandankanan     Raghurajpur     Chandanpur    
Hirakud     Jeypore     Sambalpur    
Balasore     Madhupur     Keonjhar    
Daringbadi     Chandipur     Nua Hathigurha    
 
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Top Attractions of India
» Lord Jagannath Temple
» ISKCON Temple
» Puri Beach
» Chilika Lake
» Belur Math
» Howrah Bridge
» Ghoom Monastery
» Kalighat
» Jantar Mantar
» Hawa Mahal
 
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