Konark Travel Guide
Just 65 km from capital city of Bhubaneswar, Konark is a picturesque city with heritage sites and magnificent crafts on stone monuments. This ancient city houses the most visited UNESCO Heritage site - the 13th century Sun Temple.
Other attractions are Archaeological Site Museum with remains of precious sculptures from Sun Temple, Chandrabhaga Sea Beach, and Kakatpur Temple. Kuruma is another hidden Buddhist attraction that homes the idol of Buddha sitting peacefully in a cross-legged position. Beach lovers have Astranga, cool fishing and picnic spot for families to leisurely enjoy the sunset. Better to plan the itinerary between the months of October and March to avoid the sizzling heat of Odisha. Pack the bags and witness the chronicles of Konark by yourself.Read More Read Less