Puri is one of the four main Hindu Pilgrim Centers in India and is famous for its Lord
Jagannath Temple. In the 12th century, the 65-meter high temple dominates the landscape.
The grand edifice has all the 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 (12 th Centuary A D)
- Gundicha Temple
- Golden beach
- Narendra Tank
- Loknath temple
Other Tourist Attraction in & around Puri:
- Raghurajpur, Nayak Patna and Danda Sahi (Artisan Village)
- Govardhan Matha
- Sun Temple at Konark
- Ramachandi Temple
Important Festivals to See at Puri:
World Famous Car Festival (June-July), Chandan Yatra (May), Puri Beach Festival
(November) and Srikhetra Utsav (January)