When we talk about Odisha the first thing that comes to our mind is Puri Jagannath temple. But do you know there are a lot of places in Odisha which you must visit this winter? There are a lot of newly explored places which have unbelievable views. So today I am going to discuss the best places to visit in Odisha during winter. It includes all types of places for people who love beaches, mountains, jungle, etc.
- Puri golden beach
- Konark temple
- Chilika lake
- Simlipal National Park
1-Puri golden beach
Well, Puri sea beach recently got a blue flag as it is an honor for the people of Odisha. The golden beach was recently reinvented by Puri municipality. It’s a better facility like you can eat there, well a lot of decoration happened there.to maintain the place’s hygiene they also charge some amount.SO if you want to visit Puri in winter you must visit Golden beach. There is a good vibe for beach people. In winter go and take some sunscreen and enjoy the winter.
Daringbadi is known as Kashmir of Odisha. But there are a lot of places in Daringbadi to be explored. Daringbadi is famous for its snow but recently its attracting people to its waterfall. There are a lot of waterfalls situated in Daringbadi. if you visit Daringbadi try to explore that place. People who stay in the urban jungle will love that place and take in the pure air of the jungle. but few major concerns are there also. There are a lot of network problems so if you are visiting, take the hard copy of the map and don’t rely on google maps. There are also resorts available if you are planning to take a break this is the best place for you. Do book your resort and enjoy the winter.
Konark temple which is also known as sun temple is located 35 km far from Puri. Konark temple is shaped like a cart which was created with the help of stones. This temple is a ruin now because of continuous attack by Muslim armies. If you guys want to enjoy the sunrise Konark temple is the place you must visit. There are a lot of other temples situated near Konark temple also. Wintertime is the main season where a lot of tourists visit this place. Most of the foreign tourists visit this place to witness the great art created by our ancestors.
If you guys love to see rare birds then Chilika lake is best to visit in winter. Chilika lake is spread over Puri, Khurda, Ganjam district. It is the largest lake in Asia. On winter days a lot of people travel by boat and land on islands situated in between lakes to visit temples and watch the birds who visit from far countries in winter. Chilika lake emerged as Odisha’s single largest habitat of Irrawaddy dolphins in the world. Chilika lake is also famous for the Kalijai temple which has a lot of history.
5-Simlipal National Park
Simlipal National Park is situated in the Mayurbhanj district. It is famous for the Bengal tiger, Asian elephant, gaur, and causing. There are also a lot of waterfalls. If you are planning to watch wildlife animals this is the best place for you. There are a lot of wildlife animals like the Bengal tiger, elephant, sambar. wild cat, barking deer. There are also 231 species of bird that stay there.
I hope you liked the article best Place to visit in Odisha during the winter. Do let me know in the comment section if you want more blogs to travel like this. Thank you