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Puri : Latest and useful Informations of Famous Destinations with Best Hotels of Puri, Odisha, India

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                            Puri : Informations of best hotels and famous destinations

Are you planning to travel Puri city? With the help of this travel guide, you can travel Puri city easily and comfortably. Puri is situated on the Bay of Bengal 60 km away from eastern Indian state of Odisha's capital of Bhubaneswar. It is known as Jagannath Puri. Jagannath Puri is one of the original Char Dham pilgrimage sites for Indian Hindus. There are several famous beautiful places in Puri such as Jagannath Puri Temple, Swargadwar Beach, Markandeswara Temple, Chilka Lake, Loknath Temple, Museum, Mausi Ma Temple, Sakshi Gopal etc.

Map of Puri

Yearly Average Weather

Summer- March to May Temperature:- Mini-24c Maxi-40c
Monsoon- June to October Rainfall-250mm
Winter- November to February Temperature:- Mini-16c Maxi-28c
Best time for traveling :- October to March.

Transport System

By Air:- Biju Patnaik International Airport is in Bhubaneswar, India and 61 km away from Puri. This Airport is well connected to the major cities such as Kolkata, Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, Vishakhapatnam, Hyderabad etc. Biju Patnaik International Airport is connected by road to the rest of city.

By Train:- Puri Railway Station is one of the busiest stations in Odisha state. This station is handling about 100 trains and serving about 140,000 passengers per day. This station is also one of the top hundred booking stations of Indian Railway. Puri Railway Station is 3 km away from Jagannath Temple, 5 km away from Puri Beach, 36 km away from Konark Temple, 50 km away from Chilka Lake and 56 km away from Bhubaneswar city.

By Road:- Puri Bus Stand near the Gundicha Temple provides connections to Bhubaneswar and Cuttack service every 10 to 20 minutes

Famous Destinations

1. Jagannath Temple:- Jagannath Temple was established in the 12th century. This temple is dedicated to Lord Jagannath (Lord Krishna). Jagannath Temple is one of the Famous Interest Places in Puri, eastern India. This is also one of the most renowned as well as the biggest temple of Odisha. The basic structure of this temple has a total height of about 65 meters.

2. Puri Beach:- Puri Beach is situated in the Bay of Bengal, Odisha. This beach gives a spectacular sight of the sunrise and sunset. Puri Beach is very beautiful but dangeours when it comes to the current. This beach is one of the most popular tourist Places in Puri, Odisha. Puri Beach is also one of the longest beach and has clean brown sand.

3.Loknath Temple:- Loknath Temple is located at about 1 km from Jagannath Temple. Puri, Odisha. This temple was build during 10th to 11th century. This temple is one of the famous destinations in Puri city. This temple has been put up to pay homage of Lord Shiva. It is believed that Lord Shiva has the power to cure the person from all type of problems related to health. It is a popular belief that Lord Rama established this Lingam with the help of a pumpkin (Lauki).

4. Chilka Lake:- Chilka Lake is located at the south west of Puri. This lake is a brakish water lagoon spread over the Puri, Ganjam and Khurda districts of Odisha state on the east coast of India. It is the longest coastal lagoon in India and the 2nd longest lagoon in the world. Chilka Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the famous destinations in Odisha. This Wildlife Sanctuary has several migratory and birds such as Flamingo, Spobiled Pelican, Barheaded Goose, Spoonbill, Wigeon, Dolphines etc.

5. Sakshi Gopal Temple:- Sakshi Gopal Temple is located at 15 to 20 km away from Puri, Odisha. It is very popular pilgrimage place of Odisha. This temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna. Sakshi Gopal Temple is one of the oldest temples and famous destinations in Odisha. 

6. Gundicha (Masi Ma) Temple:- Gundicha Temple is well known as Mausi Ma Temple. This temple is located at the other end of Grand Road, connecting Jagannath Temple, Puri. Gondicha Temple is one of the famous destinations in Puri, Odisha. This temple is surrounded by a wall and stands in the middle of garden. All of four structures such as Vimana, Jagamohan, Natamandap and Bhogamandap bear the traces of plastering and carved in places in mortar.

Best and Five Star Hotels Of Puri:- There are several Best Five Star Hotels in Puri city. These are all hotels are very famous for their delicious dishes and their hospitality.

1. Mayfair Waves, Chakratirtha Road, Modern Sea Beach Area, Puri, Odisha-752002, India. ( 3 km away from Puri Railway Station & 2.5 km away from Jagannath Temple) Rs.6,570/-per room per night. Mayfair Waves Hotel is one of the best five star hotels in Puri city.

2. Hans Coco Palms, Swargdwar, Puri, Odisha, India. ( 3km away from Jangnnath Temple & 4.8 km away from Puri Railway Station) Rs.5,700/- per room per night.

3. Hotel Lucky India Royal Heritage, New Marine Drive Road, Sipasarubali, Baliapanda, Puri-752001, Odisha, India. Rs.4,834/- to Rs.6,445/-per room per night.

4. Pramod Convention & Beach Resort, C.T. Road, Puri-752002, Odisha, India. (3 km away from Jagannath Temple & 2.3 km away from Puri Railway Station) Rs.5,700/- to Rs.7,200/-per room per night.

5. The Chariot Resort, Sipasarubali, Baliapanda, Puri-752001, Odisha, India. (3 km away from Main Market Puri & 7 km away from Puri Railway Station) Rs.4,269/- to Rs.5,963/- per room per night.

Cheap and Best Hotels Of Puri

1. Shakti International, C. T. Road, Near Sea Beach, Puri, Odisha, India. Rs.2,850/-

2. Hotel Sai Chandan Residency, Renuka Lane, Swargadwar, Puri-752001, Odisha, India. (1.4 km away from Jagannath Temple & 3.7 km away from Puri Railway Station) Rs.1,400/- per room per night.

3. Surya Beach Inn, Chakratirtha Road, C.T. Road, Puri, Odisha, India. (about 1 km away from Puri Sea Beach &Puri Railway Station) Rs.1,900/-per room per night.

4. Hotel Santana, C.T. Road, Near Sea Beach, Puri, Odisha, India. Rs.853/- to Rs.2500/- per room per night.

5. Hotel Chinu, Swargadwar, Opposite Swargadwar Post Office, Near Old Kakatua Sweets, Puri-752001, Odisha, India. Rs.720/- per room per night.

(Rate of all hotels may be change time to time)

Note:- All these information have been taken from different media sources such as magazines, blog reviews, travel sites, tourist reviews etc.

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