About Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

The ancient city Bhubaneswar, also the capital of the Indian state of Odisha (formerly known as Orissa), is one of the most beautiful cities in country known for its architectural wonders that are in the form of temples and shrines. The Temple City Bhubaneswar together with Puri and Konark, forms the 'golden triangle', which is one of the most visited destinations in India as well as in Southern Asia, for its proud possession of magnificent sculptures, majestic architectural heritage, and historic and mythological importance. Today these temples are a gentle reminder of the gracious past and the rich heritage of India. Bhubaneswar, being the largest city of the state, is the educational, political, economic, and cultural hub of region luring a good number of tourists from across the country and worldwide. Surrounded by myriad of mountains and lakes, and located near the eastern sea coast of India, Bhubaneswar is definitely a travel destination.

Climate during month of December

Temperature: 20°C (68°F) to 35°C (95°F)
Humidity: 60%
Possibility of rain: Low (9 mm average)

Place to visit in and near by Bhubaneswar

Khandagiri Caves
Udayagiri Caves
Lingaraj temple
Jagannath Temple, Puri
Konark Sun Temple
Puri sea beach

For more information, you can also visit Tourism Website of Goverment of Odisha

How to Reach Bhubaneswar

Air Connection

The Biju Patnaik Airport of Bhubaneswar is the domestic airport and is well linked by air to Bhubaneswar, New Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkota, Hyderabad , Bangalore. To get the information on flights to and from Bhubaneswar, please visit www.airindia.in for Air India, www.goindigo.in for IndiGo.

Railway Connection

The Bhubaneswar City is well connected by Indian Railway to major cities of India. The East Coast (E Co) Railway of Indian Railway has provided the fast and superfast train links to New Delhi, Kolkota, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Thiruvannathapuram and other important cities of India as well as within the state. To get the list of trains and their schedules, please visit INDIAN RAIL. Domestic tourists can also book their tickets online at IRCTC

Road Connection

Bhubaneswar is well linked to the rest of India by the national highways. The Bus Stand (Baramunda Bust Stand) is located on NH5 and is about 12 kilometer from Railway Station and about 14 kilometer from Airport of Bhubaneswar. Bhubaneswar is on the golden quadrilateral on NH-5 between Kolkata and Chennai.

List of Important International Airports in India:

Bhubaneswar : Biju Patnaik International Airport
Kolkata : Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport
Bangalore : Bengaluru International Airport
Delhi : Indira Gandhi International Airport
Hyderabad : Rajiv Gandhi International Airport
Mumbai : Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport

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