The crystal clear waters of the Orissa beaches take you into the beautiful world of fantasy. The whole atmosphere out there is so serene that it will make you feel as if you are in the paradise. Amongst the most popular beaches of Orissa is the Gopalpur-on-Sea Beach, which is situated along the Bay of Bengal, in a small town of Gopalpur. It is also one of the most popular beach resorts in Orissa. Then, there is the Puri Beach, which is equally famous. Thousands of people come here to enjoy the cool breeze and swim in the blue waters.
Devotees from various parts of India also congregate here to take holy
dips in the water. The Chandipur beach of Orissa, which lies at a
distance of about 16 kms from Balasore railway station, is also very
famous amongst the tourists visiting the state. Other beaches that are
worth visiting include Aryapalli beach, Balaramgadi beach, Astaranga
beach, Balighai beach, Baliharachandi beach, Balaramgadi beach, Talasari
beach and Pati-Sonapur beach.
Gopalpur on Sea
If you want to have a break from the hustle bustle of city life, then
Gopalpur-on-Sea Beach is just the apt place for you. Lying at a distance
of 16 km from Berhampur, this lovely beach provides a breathtaking view.
Konark Beach is one of the most fabulous tourist attractions of Orissa.
It is located at a distance of three km from the famous Sun temple of
Konark. The view of sunrise from the beach is so enchanting that it
cannot be described in mere words. More
Swargadwar Beach is one of the most sought after tourist attractions in
Puri. It falls into the category of must visit sightseeing places of the
city. The place has a lot of religious significance for people, as it
was the bathing place of Sri Chaitanyadev, a renowned Vaishnava prophet.
The holy city of Puri is one of the most revered pilgrim destinations
in India. It is situated on the shores of Bay of Bengal and is
therefore, home to some of the finest beaches of Orissa. More