Puri, situated in state of Odisha in India, is a favorite tourist destination boasting of splendid beaches, natural beauty and numerous places of attractions. It is a religious destination along coast of the Bay of Bengal. It is very famous for Jaganath temple. Because of religious significance and magnificent sea-shore Puri is always bursting with tourists from across the world.
Most spectacular festival of Puri is Puri Rath Yatra which allows public to have holy glimpse of Lord Jagannath. Festival marks annual visit of Lord Jagannath and his siblings to the house of their aunt, Gundicha Ghar temple for a stay of nine days. With commencement of festival, idols of Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra are moved out of temple in huge procession. There is gathering of tourists and devotees from across the world during festival. Those wanting to see highlights of festival should book hotel accommodation at Puri using Travelguru discount coupon codes.
Luxurious resorts are also available at Puri. Puri has operational railway station connecting city to the major metropolitan cities in India. Nearest airport is 60 km from Puri at Bhubneshwar. It has a good network of roads connecting Puri to state capital and other parts of India. You can reach Puri directly by train or reach Bhubaneswar by flight or train and take taxi to Puri. It has good hotels that ensure a very comfortable stay and you can also use Makemytrip promo codes for good discounts.
- Fort Mahodadhi
This 4-star heritage hotel is strategically located on sea beach road. It was Maharaja Panchkot’s erstwhile summer palace and displays fine blend of the colonial charm and luxuries of modern day. Visitors are offered perfect getaway from busy life and maddening crowds. Hotel offers tastefully decorated suits and deluxe rooms. Attached bath caters for contemporary toiletries and water. The hotel provides superb multi-cuisine food. You can relish South Indian cuisine comfortably at the vegetarian restaurant there. Sea-facing coffee shop provides Continental and Indian fare. Exotic variety of cocktails and wines are available.
- Hotel Gandhara
This hotel provides affordable accommodation and meets the requirements of leisure and business travelers. It is surrounded by most visited attractions for the tourists such as Jagannath Temple, Konark Sun Temple, Raghurajpr, Dhauli Hill and Chilka Lakes. Lipili housing shops selling the authentic handicrafts is located close by. It has beautiful guest rooms designed stylishly and fitted with essential amenities. Important highlight of this hotel is rooftop restaurant. Hotel serves variety of international and regional dishes.
- Hans Coco Palms
This hotel is located at Swargdwar and s is set in idyllic surroundings and offers splendid accommodation. It was the retreat of Orissan royalty earlier and provides beautiful accommodation option.This is the ideal place for tourists wanting to relax and rejuvenate their mind and body. It offers 36 beautifully designed suits and rooms and is well equipped with facilities. All rooms are centrally air conditioned and are well furnished and specious. Visitors can enjoy multi cuisine dishes at poolside restaurant and barbeque on beach or poolside. All facilities needed by tourists are available.