Bhubaneswar, Orissa

About Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar is an apt place for tourists who are spiritually inclined towards mythological and archeological elements. The history of this much known city stretches its branches over 2000 years approximately. This city first came into lime light when it was the ancient capital of Kalinga. The city got its name after Tribhuvaneshwar, who is the Lord of three worlds. Apart from this you would be really interested to know that Puri, Konarak, and Bhuvaneshwar forms the golden triangle which is one of the most visited destinations in East India. Tourists from all over the world come here to witness the possession of the magnificent sculpture and heritage of this place. Few of the interesting places to visit near Bhuvaneshwar are Udayagiri, Khandagiri, Atri, Hirapur, Nandankanan and Pipli. Hurry up! And plan your exciting trip to Bhubaneshwar during the winter season to enjoy the best of this place and spend a fulfilled holiday.

Bhubaneswar City Facts

Populations: 885,363
State: Orissa
Famous for/as: Temples, Seafood and Sweets
Languages: Oriya, English and Hindi
Opening Timings: 9:00 Am To 11:00 Pm
Pin Code: 751001
STD Code: 0674
Currency: Rs
Best Season: Oct - Feb
Weather: Summer 45°C Max 28°C Min, Winter 15°C Max 7°C Min
Altitude: 45 m (148 ft)
Fun Facts: Bhubaneswar Golf Club, Iskcon Temple, Indira Gandhi Park

Top Hangouts in Bhubaneswar

Iscon3
This international organization that has built temple dedicated to Lord Krishna, an avatar of Vishnu, has dedicated ...
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Lingaraj temple
The temple dedicated to Lord Harihara, a form of Lord Shiva, sprawls at around 250,000 sq. ft. and is the regarded a...
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Museum3
Established by N.C. Banerjee and Professor Ghanshyam Dash in 1948 the museum is one of the popular tourist destinati...
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Indira1
The park which spreads to around 10.6 acre is one of the favorites parks among the morning joggers and walkers. Howe...
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Nicco park
Built in 1997, this amusement park was built by Nicco in collaboration with BDA. The park consists of an open park a...
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Ram mandir
Located in the heart of the city, the temple dedicated to Lord Rama is one of the most beautiful temples of the city...
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Nandankanan zoo
Opened in 1979 the zoo located on the banks of Kanjia Lake in the Chandaka Forest spreads to around 400 hectares. Th...
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Dhauli giri bhubaneswar
This site which changed the course of life of King Ashoka, a Mauryan King. It was on this site where the battle of K...
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Daiteswar temple
Built somewhere during 10th and 11th century the temple is constructed using sandstone an located very close to Keda...
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Biju patnaik park
Dedicated to the chief minister Orissa, the park, spread across 7 acres is located in Berhampur besides the United N...
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