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Puri

5 ★
PlacePuri
AreaOrissa, India
Language Oriya, Hindi, Bengali , English,
Plan before:3 days
Prices starting: 2030/night
Best Time: January, May, December
Ideal Duration1 - 3 Days
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Puri Overview
879 customer reviews

Rating
Excellent (863)
Very good (8)
Average (5)
Poor (0)
Terrible (3)
Do's & Dont's in Puri
  • Must See
    75%
  • Comfortable clothes
    100%
  • Parking
    100%
  • Food Joints
    88%
  • Hidden gem
    100%
  • Cleanliness
    83%
Ranking
Ranked 1 out of 2 Places to visit in Orissa
Ranked 7 in Religious tours
Best time to visit for Solo - Feburary, July, December
Best time to visit for Couple - January, May, December
Best time to visit for Family and Friends - Feburary, August, December

Ideal duration for holidays in Puri is 1 - 3 Days, Best for Weekend trips
Popular amongst travelers from kolkata, puri, howrah, ranchi, jamshedpur, patna
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Things to do in Puri
About Puri
Currency: Rupees - INR
Pincode: 752001

Puri is one of the four main Hindu pilgrim centres in India and is famous for its Jagannath Temple. This 65 metre high temple built in the 12th century AD dominates the landscape. Over one million people flock to this holy place every year to participate in the Rath Yatra or Car Festival.

This annual ritual spread, over the entire summer and monsoon seasons, make this the most fruitful time to visit Puri. Puri is well-known for its golden beach with miles of yellow sand, blue waves, white surf and bright sunshine. With equable climate, Puri is a popular tourist resort frequented by visitors throughout the year.
 

Fast Facts

Weather

Summer 40 - 26 C
Winter 27 - 17 C

Best Season

Throughout the year

Getting to Puri

AIR

Nearest Airport is Bhubaneswar which is connected by flights to several important cities in India.

RAIL

Puri is a rail terminal connecting several important cities in India including Berhampur, Bhubaneswar, Kolkata, Cochin, Chennai, Bangalore, Delhil Guwahati, Hyderabad, Chennai, Tirupati, Trivandrum, Varanasi, etc.

ROAD

NH 203 is connected to Puri which is connected by good motorable roads to all places in India.
Puri is
60 km from Bhubaneswar
541 km from Kolkata
35 km from Konark
362 km from Sambalpur
97 km from Cuttack
 


Air Distance from places (in Kms)
Puri Reviews (879)
Aditi
from Mumbai, India
5 ★
My overall experience in Puri was Excellent.
traveler
5 ★
Washroom facility is not so good. There is no entrance fee.
user
5 ★
No photography is allowed here.
anonymous
5 ★
My overall experience in Puri was Excellent. There is no entrance fee.
traveler
5 ★
Washroom facility is not so good. My overall experience in Puri was Excellent
visitor
5 ★
My overall experience in Puri was Excellent.
traveler
5 ★
Washroom facility is not so good. There is no entrance fee.
user
5 ★
No photography is allowed here.
anonymous
5 ★
My overall experience in Puri was Excellent. There is no entrance fee.
traveler
5 ★
Washroom facility is not so good. My overall experience in Puri was Excellent
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