Know About Fascinating tour of Religious Golden Triangle – Temple City Bhubaneshwar Orissa

Bhubaneshwar with Puri & Konark constitutes a religious golden triangle on the map of Orissa tourism. Bhubaneshwar is an ancient city also known as Cathedral city. Bhubaneshwar city and surrounding area has a large number of temples and religious monuments  hence city is also known as  Temple City of East.

Beside being the important religious destination Bhubaneshwar holds a very significant importance for nature lovers and birds watchers as world renowned Nandankanan biological park and Asia’s largest Chilka (Chilika) lake bird sanctuary are accessible from the city.

Jain heritage site Udaygiri & Khandagiri is located just 10 km from the city heart of Bhubaneshwar. Temples of Bhubaneshwar and state museum are displaying very much illustrative architectural heritage. A diverse range of cuisines, picturesque locations, wildlife tourism, cultural and architecture heritage of city are forcing tour planners to include Bhubaneshwar among the dream travel destinations.


Vital Tourist Information : Temple City Bhubaneshwar

Location : Bhubaneshwar city is situated on the coastal plans of Orissa state in the south west of river Mahanadi.


Near By City : Puri


State : Orissa [India]


Famous as / For : Temples - Archeological monuments - Wildlife destinations


Weather & Climate : Bhubaneshwar city experiences typical tropical climate.


Temperature : Average temperature remains in range of Max. 400C [May] and Min. 160C.


Best Time to Visit : Bhubaneshwar can be visited through out the year but October to April months are most ideal for the pleasure tours.


Spoken Languages : Oriya - Bengali - Hindi - English


Dining / Food Facility : Rice and Fish are dominating food served here. while in Orissa go for Maccha-besara, Aambila & Chenchada [Non Vegetarian], Santula (boiled vegetables), Dalma, Potala Rasa [Vegetarian] and off course sweet dishes like Chhena jilabi and Cheena poda.


Shopping / Tour Souvenir : Prominent shopping items are fashion garments of ikat fabrics, Sambhalpuri Silk, tussar etc. Traditional Orissa paintings and utility items made from seashells are also dominating shopping bags of visitors.


Travel Tips : Bhubaneshwar is a city of religious importance so there is constant inflow of visitors thus booking hotel rooms in advance proves a timely step.


Tourist Spots/Attraction : Tourist Spots : Arti - Chilka Lake - Dhauli - Nandan Kanan Sanctuary - State Museum
Religious Places [List of Temples] : Ananta- Vasudeva Temple - Bhaskareswar Temple - Bhavanishankar Temple - Brahneswar Temple - Lingaraj Temple - Rajarani Temple - Sari Deul Temple - Satrughaneswar Temple - Sureswar & Gouri Temple - Swaranjaleswar Temple - Yameswar Temple - Yogini Temple


Interesting Information : In the winters city have day temperature close to 150C which might drop down in the months of December & January due to chilly north east winds.


How To Reach Temple City Bhubaneshwar Orissa [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station : Bhubaneshwar have daily direct trains from various cities such Puri, Chennai, Delhi, Mumbai, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Kolkatta and many more.


Road Travel / Bus Route : Bhubaneshwar have very excellent road web. Buses ply regularly for the all important cities of state. Direct bus service is also available from Kolkatta and Jamshedpur.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport : Biju Patnaik airport of Bhubaneshwar have good air travel links with other cities. Regular daily domestic flights are available from Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, Vishakhapatnam, Hyderabad, Kolkatta and Raipur etc. for getting here.