The major tourist destinations of Puri are
Jagannath Temple and the chariot shaped
Konark Temple. The beach of Puri attracts
the tourists and the pilgrims alike. The
pilgrims coming to Puri take a holy dip in
the water of the sea.
on Puri Beach
Exciting sports activities like angling,
surfing and sea cruising. The beach
activities of Puri are among the favorite
things for the tourists to do at Puri.
Angling and fishing forms a major part of
the beach sports of Puri. The fishermen
and the amateurs throng the beach of Puri
to catch fishes.
Swimming is one of the most exciting beach
activities in Puri.
Sun bathing is one of the most favorite
activities in the beach of Puri. One can
see many tourists basking under the sun.
Besides, the local fishermen of Puri also
arrange many activities at the beach of
One can enjoy the other activities like
sea cruising, boat ride in the sea etc.
How to Reach Puri Beach
Bhubaneswar serves as the most convenient
entry point for traveling to Puri by air. The
capital city of Orissa is linked with all the
major cities of India, such as Kolkata, Delhi
and Hyderabad, by direct flights.
Regular trains operate from the railway
station in the city, connecting it with almost
all the major cities of Orissa as well as the
rest of the country.
Puri has a good network of roads, connecting
it with the major parts of India.