Odisha (formerly Orissa), an eastern Indian state on the Bay of Bengal, is known for its tribal cultures and its many ancient Hindu temples. The capital, Bhubaneswar, is home to hundreds of temples, notably the intricately-carved Mukteshvara. The Lingaraj Temple complex, dating to the 11th century, is set around sacred Bindusagar Lake. The Odisha State Museum is focused on the area’s history and environment
Offering diverse memorable experiences, Orissa tour packages are ideal for planning a peaceful vacation, in a wonderful place like this. The historical and cultural state of Orissa is placed amid lush Eastern Ghats. Bounded by states like Jharkhand, West Bengal, Chhattisgarh and Andhra Pradesh, this wonderful state has several allures. Tour to Orissa has various natural charms such as gleaming lakes, gushing waterfalls, bustling beaches, meandering rivers and mountains of Eastern Ghats that are home to variety of flora and fauna.
Orissa has several attractions including silver filigree work, colorful fair and festivals, applique work, stone carvings, handicraft items, and wonderful textiles. The state is dotted with several stunning temples and monuments, known for their wonderful architecture. Some of the most popular attractions of Orissa include Konark temple (World Heritage Site), Jagannath Puri temple (one of the Chardham destinations), Puri and Gahirmatha Beaches, Chilika Lake, Lingraj temple, Udaygiri caves, etc. Orissa is also known for its tribal culture. There are as many as 62 tribes in Orissa. ITM holidays offers an extensive list of Orissa Holiday Packages. Browse through and pick the one that suites you.