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Hotels in Puri

Puri

5.9/7
657 Hotels

1 hour from
Bhubaneswar
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Puri is well known for its jagannath temple. It is one of the four Dhams of hinduism an...

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Hotels in Mandarmani

Mandarmani

5.7/7
95 Hotels

5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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I was getting bored with the usual pressure at my workplace and I wanted to visit a pla...

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Hotels in Konark

Konark

6.0/7
17 Hotels

1.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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If you are more interesting to visit historical + religious + architectural place, then...

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Hotels in Chandrabhaga Beach

Chandrabhaga Beach

6.7/7
1 Hotels

1.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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Chandrabhaga Beach is situated in the coastal village of Chandrabhaga in Puri District ...

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Hotels in Nandankanan

Nandankanan

6.2/7
1 Hotels

1 hour from
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Once a zoo word anyone listen kind of animals comes to mind. I felt nandankanan zoo uni...

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Hotels in Dhauli

Dhauli

6.0/7
1 Hotels

1.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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Dhauli hills (Oriya: are located on the banks of the river Daya, 8 km south of Bhubanes...

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Hotels in Paradip

Paradip

5.4/7
13 Hotels

2 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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Paradip is one of the twelve major ports of India and is located in the state of Orissa...

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Hotels in Berhampur

Berhampur

5.8/7
32 Hotels

2.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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This is one of the oldest pilgrimage place of mother goddess and amongst the four major...

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Hotels in Tajpur

Tajpur

5.6/7
21 Hotels

2.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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Are you looking for a virgin beach, offering absolute tranquility, with breathtaking vi...

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Hotels in Gopalpur

Gopalpur

5.6/7
26 Hotels

2.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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One of the best relaxing, offbeat, non chaotic sea beach for sea lovers. Some important...

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Hotels in Balasore

Balasore

5.6/7
59 Hotels

3.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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MY family bridge up package made by Roopark- at their rejuvenating centre ROOPARK VILLA...

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Hotels in Chilika

Chilika

5.5/7
6 Hotels

1.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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Asia's largest brackish water lagoon with water spread ranging from 1165 sq km m the ra...

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Hotels in Keonjhar

Keonjhar

5.5/7
31 Hotels

4 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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Keonjhar tourism offers a lot of attractions to its visitors. The places of tourist int...

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Hotels in Taptapani

Taptapani

5.9/7
1 Hotels

3.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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Taptapani is a hot water spring in the Eastern Ghats of Orissa in the district of Ganja...

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Hotels in Simlipal

Simlipal

5.3/7
4 Hotels

3.5 hours from
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This is the largest National Park of Odisha. Similarly includes a Tiger Reserve consist...

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Hotels in Sambalpur

Sambalpur

5.5/7
46 Hotels

5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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I had been to Sambalpur by road in the month of June 2016. Sambalpur is a must-visit in...

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Hotels in Chandipur

Chandipur

5.3/7
12 Hotels

3.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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Have you seen the sea disappear in front of your eyes? A unique phenomenon rarely seen ...

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Hotels in Baripada

Baripada

5.4/7
22 Hotels

4 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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From Baripada we went to Simlipal(A jungle safari). We covered Pithbata, Lulung, Chawal...

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Hotels in East Medinipur

East Medinipur

5.9/7
8 Hotels

5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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East Medinipur is a district in the state of West Bengal with its headquarters located ...

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Hotels in Srikakulam

Srikakulam

5.3/7
33 Hotels

4.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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The district of Srikakulam lies in the southern province of Andhra Pradesh. It shares b...

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Hotels in Medinipur

Medinipur

5.6/7
17 Hotels

5.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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Midnapore (also written as Medinipur and Midnapur). Is a town in West Bengal, India. Th...

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Hotels in Raichak

Raichak

5.5/7
8 Hotels

6.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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Raichak is a sleepy town on the banks of the majestic river Ganges. Its a definite Week...

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Hotels in Midnapore

Midnapore

5.4/7
37 Hotels

5.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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A visit to PRAYAG FILM CITY, which is placed between Salboni Forest & Chandrakona at Mi...

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Hotels in Hirakud

Hirakud

5.6/7
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5.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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A small town, Hirakud is situated in the Sambalpur region of Orissa, India. Located at ...

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Hotels in Sagardwip

Sagardwip

5.4/7
1 Hotels

9.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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Sagardwip is a small island located in Sunderban, 128 km from Kolkata, in West Bengal. ...

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Hotels in Haldia

Haldia

5.6/7
22 Hotels

6.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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Haldia, a major river port and industrial belt located near to Kolkata. Haldia Township...

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Hotels in Vizianagaram

Vizianagaram

5.6/7
18 Hotels

6.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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Vizianagaram is a northern coastal district in Andhra Pradesh. It is situated at an ave...

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Hotels in Bishnupur

Bishnupur

5.7/7
16 Hotels

6.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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Bishnupur in West Bengal, a city approx. 180 kms. Away from Kolkata used to exist long ...

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Hotels in Mukutmanipur

Mukutmanipur

5.6/7
8 Hotels

7.5 hours from
Bhubaneswar
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In the month of May we as a family of 4 were planning to visit to any local place for 2...

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Bhubaneswar Weekend Getaways and Tourist Places to Visit

Go to tourist places to see in bhubaneswar

Apart from its rich culture heritage, Bhubaneswar always had a strong place in Indian history and commands the tag ‘City of Temples’. Surrounded by vibrant landscapes, the city is also a perfect base for unforgettable weekend trips as there are some interesting places and spots to visit nearby for anyone seeking a break from their daily routine. Unknown to most people, Orissa has a lot to offer than the usual tourist places like Konark, Puri and Bhubaneswar.

Places to see within 100 kms

For a relaxing time in the sun, the Chandrabhaga Beach, located at a distance of 77 kms can be one of the perfect weekend getaways near Bhubaneswar. Another beach to visit for a weekend trip near Bhubaneswar is the Ramchandi beach. This serene and beautiful beach is a getaway that will leave you calm, refreshed and ready to tackle anything you face upon your return home.

If you are looking for a bit of culture then the iconic Konark Sun temple is perfect as a trip to one of the beautiful places around Bhubaneswar. Known for its stunning architecture and enriching history that has led to it becoming one of must-see tourist attractions, this location should be on any travellers to do list especially since it is just 61 kms away promising an interesting weekend getaway from Bhubaneswar. There are regular bus services between Konark and Bhubaneswar.

Near Kendrapara district in Odisha, you can find the temple of Lord Baladevjew another destination that will satisfy your thirst for knowledge and leave you ecstatic about the amazing art. The temple is found 85 kms away, making it one of the most convenient getaways near Bhubaneswar.

Tourist places within 200 kms

Any nature and animal enthusiast will find the Bhitarkanika National Park the place to be with its plush greenery and exotic animals. Bhubaneswar is only 131 kms from the park making it an easy trip to do on weekends. Be with mother nature and observe animals surrounded by natural splendour in the company of your family and friends.

The Sanaghagara Waterfalls located in Kendujhar district in Orissa state, is a must see spot when it comes to weekend getaways in and around Bhubaneswar. The breath-taking sight evokes both the image of peace and movement as the water runs. This waterfall is located at a distance of 199 kms from Bhubaneswar.

Tikarpada is a quite a holiday experience with several renowned sanctuaries as well as plenty of trekking paths available so that tourists can see these animals in their natural habitat. There are also several small villages for anyone hoping to witness some local culture or perhaps stop for a scenic picnic. Distance between Tikarpada and Bhubaneswar is 158 kms.

While it is considered a mostly industrial area, Balasore, located 195 kms away, does offer plenty by way of tourism. It has several temples constructed from natural rock formations such as the Panchalingeswar temple which has a stream flowing over its rocky face. There are also several beaches to relax at and even wildlife sanctuaries to round out any nature lover’s holiday.

The Ramchandi beach offers fun-filled getaways from Bhubaneswar for the whole family or large group of people. Its waters are not too rough ensuring safe fun for all before you stretch on the pristine sands for a relaxing day in the sun. You can also take boat rides or even book a stay at one of the wonderful resorts that line the beach.

Places to visit within 300 kms

Rourkela, located at a distance of 237 kms is hailed as the industrial capital of Odisha and plenty of tourists, both domestic and international, choose it for pilgrimage as well.  The Vedavyas temple claims to hold a place in Hindu epics and offers a chance for some cave exploration. The Rani Sati and the Vaishno Devi temples are expansive complexes that are quite a sight to behold come festival time.

Amongst some of the best weekend getaways from Bhubaneswar lies the Sambalpur district in western part of the state of Orissa, 283 kms from Bhubaneswar, which has a myriad of temples to choose from whether you wish to see vintage architecture or something more suited to modern tastes. It even has a deer park and several wildlife reserves such as the Ushakothi Wildlife Sanctuary where you can get an exciting look at some of the country’s most amazing specimens in their natural habitat.

Amid Bhubaneswar’s getaways, Hirakud Dam, located at a distance of 291 kms is a quick option for one of the places to visit around Bhubaneswar. This dam is the largest earthen man-made creation in the world and also has plenty of panoramic views for visitors to delight in. Close to the dam, one can find several wildlife sanctuaries, Cattle Island and the striking Vimaleswar temple.

Other weekend getaways around Bhubaneswar

The beach of Shankarpur, located at a distance of 304 kms is a truly fairy-tale like setting and is a special experience by way of weekend getaways Bhubaneswar has to offer. While it also has plenty of temples to visit, it is mainly known for its gorgeous beach where visitors can relax for a cool drink and even indulge themselves in some traditional Bengali seafood.

If you do plan a weekend trip from Bhubaneswar to Midnapore then it is suggested you book a room at the Jhargram Raj Palace which is now one among the posh hotels and offers its guests an unusual vacation experience. Once you have rejuvenated at the hotel set out to the light house for some extraordinary views or visit the Kali temple at Taluk which is rumoured to be over a thousand years old. You can also take a guided tour of the location. The entire district promises plenty of historical immersion with everything from forts such as the Kurumbera Fort to several historic townships close enough for exploration. Distance between Bhubaneswar and Midnapore is about 330 kms and is well-connected by road and trains.

The idyllic locale of Madhupur is set amongst the hills of Jharkhand and is a great place if you want an escape from your daily life with some changes which can rejuvenate your body and mind and fill with new energy. Known for the healing powers of its springs, it has played home to several famous personalities who like any traveller were seeking much needed relaxation in a gorgeous setting. Aside from the springs, you must indulge in the local handicrafts and delicacies for a complete weekend trip from Bhubaneswar.             

The Mandarmani beach is yet another brilliant option for those seeking some fun on weekend getaways around Bhubaneswar. Located close to Digha and Shankarpur, this destination is still virtually untouched and is found 318 kms away. Its gleaming sands await beach-goers looking to relax away from the madness of city dwelling in the company of friends and family.



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