Golden Triangle Tourism of Odisha
Nestling on the eastern coast along the blue waters of the Bay of Bengal, the unique State of Orissa offers to her guests a ‘tourism capsule’ containing magnificent temples, sunny beaches, colourful wildlife, traditional tribal culture and a rich heritage. To her credit, it has housed the important pilgrimage centre for the Hindus – Puri, the 13th century magic carved on sand stone – Konark, the largest brackish water lake of the continent – Chilika, the wonder green land of the white tigers –Nandankanan, and many more caves, Chaityas, Stupas, temples, forts and palaces. Statistics says most of the visitors frequent this place for Lord Jagannath and the blue bay.
It is the seat of World famous Konark Sun Temple, located in the District of Puri, forms one of the three points of the “Golden Triangle of Tourism” in the State of Orissa, the other two being Bhubaneswar, the city of Temples and Puri, the abode ofLord Jagannath
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