On a visit to Bhubaneshwar you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Bhubaneshwar. These places are what Bhubaneshwar is all about. These must see places in Bhubaneshwar will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Lingaraj Road, Old Town, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 751002
05:00 am - 09:00 pm
Located in the midst of several other ancient temples of Bhubaneshwar, Lingaraja temple stands out because of its remarkable architectural work. The temple is said to be dedicated to Lord Shiva. As you look at the exterior walls of the temple, you can see the intricate craftsmanship on it. The artistic sculptures carved on the red stone walls of th...
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NK Rd, Near Police Station, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 754005
07:30 am - 05:30 pm
The Nandankanan Zoological Park, as the name suggests, is really a ‘garden of heaven’. The area also includes the beautiful Kanjia Lake and is covered by the Chandaka Forest. The zoological park is popular for housing one of the rare species of tigers, the white tiger. The jungle safari and the chance to spot the white tigers in the for...
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Khandagiri-Chandaka Rd, Khandagiri, Bhubaneswar, OD, India
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
Away from the bustling city, these multi-layered Jain rock caves of Udayagiri and Khandagiri showcases the influence of Jainism in the historical period of Orissa. During the reign of Jain King Kharavela, these caves used to be the dwelling retreats for Jain monks. The caves have very low ceiling, barely letting any person to stand erect. The facad...
The Dhauligiri Hills are an ancient geological formation on the banks of Daya River. This place is historically significant as this is where the Kalinga War took place. Post the war, Emperor Asoka gave up his princely life and started practicing penance. There is also a small temple on the hill that is dedicated to Lord Shiva. But above all is the ...
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Unit-3, Jan Path Road, Jan Path, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 751001
06:00 am - 09:30 pm
The Ram Mandir is situated in the heart of the capital city. The most attractive feature of the temple is the spire rising above the central dome, which is visible from far away parts of the city as well. The temple is managed by a private trust and is the abode of beautiful statues of Lord Rama, Laxmana and Goddess Sita. The best time to visit thi...
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Tankapani Rd, Near BOI ATM, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 751002
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Rajarani Rani temple was named after the local name for the red and yellow sand material used for building this temple. It is also known as the ‘love temple’ because of the erotic sculptures of women and couples on the exterior of the temple. It is an 11th century temple built on a raised platform. The main dome has a spiral structu...
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Kedar Gouri Ln, Gouri Nagar, Old Town, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 751002
06:30 am - 07:30 pm
Often referred as the Gem of Orissan Architecture, Muktesvara Temple deserves special attention when it comes about art and architecture. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, this temple is said to be one of the most significant temples of Bhubaneshwar. The name ‘mukteshvara” means “Lord who gives freedom through yoga”. This fact is fur...
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Bhubaneswar, Odisha 751013
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Museum of Art & Artifacts is one of the most important museums of Orissa. The building houses a rich collection of objects related to the tribes of Orissa, such as jewelry, costumes, and weapons. All in all, this is a fantastic place where you can gather information about the lifestyles of the ancient tribes of the Kalinga region.
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Near Kalpana Square, BJB Nagar, Lewis Road, BJB Nagar, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 751006
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The museum was originally built in 1932 and later shifted to the present building in 1960. It was a collective effort of famous historians. The state museum is divided into 11 sections, namely archeology, epigraphy, numismatics, armory, mining & geology, natural history, art & craft, patta painting, anthropology, and palm leaf manuscripts.
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Hirapur, Odisha 752100
06:00 am - 07:00 pm
There are several Chausanth Yogini temples in India, with the main temple in Madhya Pradesh. Chaunsath Yoginis refer to the 64 female saints who were the ardent followers of Lord Shiva. The temple of Orissa is one of the most beautiful among all the 64 Yogini temples. There are the idols of 64 yoginis carved in a line on the walls of the temple. Th...
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Ratnagiri, Odisha, 755003
The Ratnagiri Buddhist Excavations include the ruins of the Buddhist caves and monasteries of Kalinga, or the present day Orissa. These were built in the early 6th and 7th centuries, and only the gateways and some walls remain in this site. In spite of this, the place is a tourist attraction, with a lovely view of some surrounding ruins. You should...
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Near Bindu Sagar Pond, 7th Century A.D., Old Town, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 751002
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Built in 650 A.D., this temple is said to be one of the oldest temples of Bhubaneshwar that is still surviving at present. The highlighted feature of this temple is the architectural design of the temple. The exterior walls of the temple is adorned with beautiful sculptures of Lord Shiva, Goddess Parvati, Lord Ganesha, Lord Muruga and many other Hi...
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Near Bindu Sagar Pond, Old Town, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 751002
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Located behind Mukteswara temple, this is another ancient temple of Bhubaneshwar that was devoted to Lord Shiva (Kedareswar) and Goddess Gouri (Kedar Gouri). According to the legend, this temple is one of the eight Astasambhu of Bhubaneshwar. Many stories you get to hear about this temple. One of the stories says that the temple was built by King L...
It is one of the popular parks for both locals and tourists. The entire park is divided into different sections. One part has a lovely flower garden with a children playground within it. Another portion has dense forest. However, you cannot go too far if you walk into the forest, because the forest is surrounded with electric fence. The third porti...
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Unit 1, Bapuji Nagar, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 751009
04:00 am - 08:00 pm
Located at the centre of the city, this park has turned out to be a favorite spot for morning walkers and children in recent years. Filled with plants, floating mountain, musical fountain, jogging track, children play area, rockeries and rosarium, this park is a perfect gateway to escape the bustling city. Especially in the early morning hours and ...