Welcome to Puri

General Information About Puri

Puri (is a city and a municipality in the state of Orissa in eastern India. It is the district headquarters of Puri district and is situated on the Bay of Bengal, 60 kilometers (37 mi) south of the state capital of Bhubaneswar. It is also known as Jagannnath Puri after the 12th-century Jagannnath Temple located in the city. It is one of the original Char Dham pilgrimage sites for Hindus. Puri is known by several names since the ancient times, and was locally known as "Shrikhetra" and Lord Jagannnath temple is known as "Badadeula". Puri and the Jagannnath Temple were invaded 18 times by Hindu and Muslim rulers, from the 4th century AD till the early 19th century with the objective of looting the treasures of the temple. Puri has been chosen as one of the heritage cities for Heritage City Development and Augmentation Yojana (HRIDAY) scheme of Government of India. Puri, the holy land of Lord Jagannatha, also known by the popular vernacular name Shrikhetra, has many ancient names in the Hindu scriptures such as the Rig-Veda, Matsya purana, Brahma Purana, Narada Purana, Padma Purana, Skanda Purana, Kapila Purana and Niladrimahodaya. The best time to visit the destination is from October to March.

Attraction in Puri

Jagganath Puri

Puri Sea Beach

Goverdhana Matha

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Budget Calculations

Hotel Cost

Number of People: 32
Number of Days: 32
Number of Rooms: 23
Rent Per Room Per Day: 23

Fooding Cost

Number of People: 32
Number of Days: 32
Per Person per day: 800
   

8000

Remaining

Number of People: 32
Budget per Person: 32
Total Budget 23
Total Expenses 1212

8000

Hotel Sands Bay

Hotel Sands Bay

2.0 Star starting from INR 800

Featuring free WiFi and a restaurant, Hotel Sands Bay offers accommodation in Puri. It is 400 metres from Golden Sea Beach. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Free private parking is available on site.

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Hotel Tourist Home

Hotel Tourist Home

2.0 Star starting from INR 890

Offering a sun terrace and views of the city, Hotel Tourist Home is set in Puri in the Orissa Region, 1.1 km from Jagannath Temple. The rooms include a flat-screen TV. A terrace or balcony are featured in certain rooms.

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Golden Dust

Golden Dust

2.0 Star starting from INR 1170

Situated in Puri in the Orissa Region, 2.1 km from Jagannath Temple, Golden Dust boasts a children's playground and views of the sea. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Free private parking is available on site.

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Hotel Rumani

Hotel Rumani

2.0 Star starting from INR 1250

Operating a 24-hour front desk, Hotel Rumani is conveniently situated within 500 metres from the Golden Beach and the notable Jagannath Temple. Free Wi-Fi access is available in the entire property and complimentary parking is provided.

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