Places To Visit In Konark

1. Sun Temple

Sela Pass
 It is believed that the temple was constructed by king Narasimhadeva I of Eastern Ganga Dynasty. The shape of the temple is of a massive chariot with sumptuously engraved stone wheels, pillars and walls. 

2. Chandrabhaga Beach

Madhuri Lake
A clean and pristine beach where one can take leisurely walks and enjoy the sunrise and sunset, the Konark Beach is known to be one of the best on the east coast.

3. ASI Museum

Tawang Buddhist Monastery
ASI Museum is situated outside the Sun Temple and houses some unique artifacts which reflect the essence of Oriyan art form. 

4. Astaranga Beach

Nuranang Falls
Located at a distance of 60 kms from Puri and 34 kms from Konark in Odisha, Astaranga Beach is a visual delight to the eyes and the mind alike.Even the beach derives its name from this phenomenon, ‘Asta’ meaning ‘sunset’ and ‘rang’ meaning ‘colour’.

5. Konark Dance Festival

Bumla Pass
Konark Dance Festival is an event held annually in the backdrop of the exquisite Konark Sun Temple in Odisha. Classical performers of every age group descend on Konark to showcase their musical and dancing skills, to promote this age-old monument.