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Things to do in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneshwar is a temple town so the things to do here would normally be associated around the many temples in the town. Amongst them do not miss visiting the Lingaraj and Mukteshwara temples. If you like animals, do drive a little out of town to the Nandankanan Zoo which is the best zoo in India!

Shop for the locally made Ikat and Sambalpuri saris of Orissa and buy some filigree carving to take home with you.

Sightseeing in Bhubaneswar

Begin your sightseeing tour of the temple city of Bhubaneswar with a visit to the Lingaraj Temple, situated south of the Bindu Sagar Lake.

Shopping in Bhubaneswar

The markets and shops in Bhubaneshwar are well stocked with locally made textiles and saris as well as handcrafted items, so your shopping experience is bound to be fruitful.

Activities in Bhubaneswar

There is not much scope for adventure activities in Bhubaneswar. You can visit the temples and museum and explore the old architecture of the city.

NearBy Places in Bhubaneswar

There are quite a few interesting places near Bhubaneshwar that you can visit. Khandagiri & Udayagiri Caves:

The twin hills of Khandagiri & Udayagiri, situated 8 km from Bhubaneswar are abundant with caves.

Eating Out in Bhubaneswar

Eating out in Bhubaneswar runs along predictable lines like top notch restaurants with a la carte menus featuring a medley of cuisines, casual eating establishments and wayside stalls selling food on the move.

Festivals & Events in Bhubaneswar

The city of Bhubaneswar is well-known for its vibrant culture hence there are numerous festivals in Bhubaneswar that are celebrated with great fanfare and enthusiasm.

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