Are you searching for the perfect getaway this New Year eve? Look no further because Puri is one of hte answers. There are many good hotels in Puri to make your stay in Puri comfortable. Find out ways to spend 3 memorable days in Puri.
Puri is Orissa’s most famous coastal city. It is well connected by roads & railways. The nearest airport is the Biju Pattanaik airport in Bhubaneswar which is 60 kilometers away.
Day 1 in Puri: First & foremost, when in Puri, one must begin the journey by visiting Lord Jagannath’s Temple. There are many smaller temples inside the compound & some of them are quite popular like Goddess Laxmi temple, Kashi Biswanath temple, Bimala temple, etc. It is said that every stone & every temple here has a story. Next is the famous Lokanath temple dedicated to Lord Shiva which is nearby.
Day 2 in Puri: A trip to Puri is incomplete without a visit to the popular Puri sea beach. The beach area has been home to popular seaside resorts for decades and some of the old hotels capture the charm of bygone days. A bath in the sea & stroll on the beach has a rejuvenating effect. The popular Beach Festival in February is also a major draw.
Day 3 in Puri: You can end your vist to Puri by travelling to the Sun Temple at Konark. The temple is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The temple is in the shape of a chariot with 24 richly decorated wheels with 7 stone horses pulling it. The temple has many beautiful sculptures made on stone. Konark also has its own sea beach – the Chandrabhaga beach where you can experience the beautiful sunsets. You can also visit the nearby Chilika Lake.
There are many hotels in Puri situated near the sea beach & you can book your rooms online. Puri is a very popular pilgrimage centre as it is one of the four Dhams & attracts thousands of pilgrims from all around the world. Therefore it is advisable that you book your rooms well in advance. Advance booking ensures that you get your desired rooms in the hotel of your choice.
Top Rated Puri hotels
Hotel Mayfair - Situated at Chakratirtha road hotel Mayfair is one of Puri's premium hotels. The resort 34 elegantly furnished suites. It comes well equipped with all the necessary facilities & is situated near the beach. It provides multi cuisine restaurant, poolside bar, travel desk, internet, and swimming pool. The room rates start from Rs. 8000.
Hotel Holiday Resort - This is a 4 star resort in puri situated near the sea beach. It provides well furnished rooms with all necessary facilities like restaurant, conference/banquet hall, doctor on call, travel desk, swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi, etc. the room rates start from Rs. 2000.
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