On the eastern coast of India, straddling the great Bay of Bengal lies the captivating state of Odisha – filled with rich history, wonderful monuments and pristine natural beauty. Odisha is filled with beautiful beach towns, vibrant cities, and wildlife sanctuaries teeming with rich flora and fauna, industrial hubs, major pilgrimage centres and majestic temples that are a delight to behold.

The state capital of Odisha is Bhubaneswar which is known as the “City of Temples” having such gems in its confines such as the Lingaraja Temple and Mukteswar Temple. The sacred beach town of Puri is only a short drive away. It is home to the highly revered Jagannath Temple in Puri is a major pilgrimage destination for Hindus as well as a part of the “Char Dham” pilgrimages. The quiet, quaint and unbelievably romantic seaside town of Gopalpur-on-Sea beckons travellers like the very lighthouse that rises prominently above it. Wait no further and start making plans to visit and experience the rich beauty and culture of Odisha!

Where to Stay

Mayfair Lagoon, Bhubaneswar (A spectacular luxury resort set amidst verdant greenery and a lovely lagoon. It offers plush accommodation and the best restaurants in town).

Mayfair Waves, Puri (A chic boutique resort located right on the popular Puri Beach offering excellent views and luxury accommodation).

Mayfair Heritage, Puri (A lovely luxury beach resort with spellbinding views of the Bay of Bengal in the sacred seaside pilgrimage town of Puri).

Mayfair Palm Beach Resort, Gopalpur-on-Sea (A stunning seaside resort set in gorgeously serene environs in the quiet and quaint beach town of Gopalpur-on-Sea).