Bhubaneswar derived its name from Tribhubaneswar, which actually means the Lord (Eeswar) of the Three World (Tribhuban), which refers to Shiva. Odisha is famous for many reasons few of them are beautiful architecture, ancient temples, tribal art, and natural beauty. The greenery in the state has always been catching the attraction of tourists.
Odisha has many tourists’ spots to visit, especially in the capital of the state Bhubaneswar. Be it ancient caves, beautiful hills, amazing architecture, forests, temples Bhubaneswar has it all. If you want to explore the culture and history of the city then one can visit the Tribal Museum or Odisha State Museum which is one of the top museums in Bhubaneswar.
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Although there are a lot of places to visit in Bhubaneswar if you search for Tours near me, here are a few of them where you must pay a visit if you want to know more about Bhubaneswar and its history.
- Lingaraj temple – Let’s first talk about the famous temple of Lord Shiva, Lingaraj Temple. Situated in Old Town, this temple was built back in the 13th century. It is considered to be the tallest temple in the city. If you are a devotee of Lord Shiva you must pay a visit to him when you come to Bhubaneswar. The spacious courtyard of the temple comprises 50 small temples which are dedicated to several gods of the Hindu religion. The Shiva Linga in the temple is 8 inches above the floor level and 8 feet in diameter. You will just get awestruck with the architecture of the temple and will question yourself that how can someone with no formal education in architecture built such an amazing piece of art. This temple is a little far from the main town so you can book our Car Rental Package and enjoy the drive to this holy place with comfort.
- Museum of Tribal Art – The Museum of Tribal Art is situated in Nayapalli, just near the highway. This museum displays clothing, bead ornaments, and cultural artifacts that are synonymous with the tribal people of Odisha. The museum has a separate gallery for agricultural equipment, fishing, and hunting weapons. You must book a one-day rental car in Bhubaneswar if you want to know about the tribal life of Odisha.
- Nandan Kanan Zoo – Situated in the outskirts of Bhubaneswar the zoo is spread on 400 acres and the best place to visit for those who love wildlife and are curious to know more about it. The zoo has over 1600 animals which include mammals, birds, and reptiles. The Centre of attraction in the zoo is bear safari, lion safari, and white tiger safari. You can also go for a boat ride on Kanjia Lake which is along the Nandankanan Zoological Park.
- Khandagiri and Udaygiri caves – The twin hills Khandagiri and Udaygiri were built in the late 19th century which has 33 rock-cut caves in total. Generally, the caves you see are single-storeyed but here few caves are double-storeyed. The small caves were made for the meditation of Jain Monks so that do not stand erect. The walls are the caves are carved with historical scenes, dancers, and religious functions. It is one of the best places to explore the history of Odisha.
Just a few words can’t justify the beauty of these places, when you visit them you will be totally mesmerized with the view, architecture and the knowledge you will get from these places. To know more about these in-depth all you can do is book a Tour Package in Bhubaneswar with Paradise Tours N Travels. Odisha is filled with natural beauty they never fail to excite you. So to experience what you listen you must visit the places on your own.