Puri is one of the four main Hindu Pilgrim Centers in India and is famous for its Lord Jagannath Temple. This 12 th century, 65 meter high temple dominates the landscape. The grand edifice has all thee richness and plasticity of the Kalinga style of architecture. Puri is also well known for its golden beach with miles of yellow sand, blue waves, white surf and bright sunshine.
Important Tourist Attraction at Puri:
Jagannath Temple (12th Centuary A D)
Other Tourist Attraction in & around Puri:
Raghurajpur, Nayak Patna and Danda Sahi (Artisan Village)
Sun Temple at Konark
Important Festivals to See at Puri:
World Famous Car Festival (June-July), Chandan Yatra (May),Puri Beach Festival (November) and Srikhetra Utsav (January)