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Surya Inn – A top-rated budget hotel in Konark, Odisha – Located 300 meters away from Konark Sun Temple, 3.5KM from Chandrabhaga beach and 400 meters away from ASI museum, Hotel Surya Inn is a leading budget hotel in Konark beach and Puri, that offers the best hospitality at competitive prices. The hotel suits the needs of business travelers, family travelers and leisure travelers as the hotel offers easy access to major tourist destinations of Odisha. The hotel is known for its excellent personalized services and offers spacious accommodation at budget-friendly prices, making it one of the best hotel near Konark Sun Temple. Surya Inn offers the finest level of hospitality in spacious and elegant rooms for guests looking for a reposeful stay after a daylong excursion and also features the best location in Konark. Surya Inn provides 15 rooms accoutred with amenities like telephone, satellite television, and other facilities. Besides providing comfortable accommodation.
Best Places to visit in Konark Puri
Konark Sun Temple
Probably the chief reason for visiting Konark, this temple is literally the epitome of architecture and aesthetic beauty. The ancient history behind this temple is even more engaging. Luckily, our Hotels in Konark Beach is only a couple of minutes away from this mesmerizing natural heritage. The shape of the temple is of a chariot, where seven horses are seen pulling it, signifying the sun of god. The light and sound show here is very famous. Wireless headphones are provided for them. The seating capacity is 250 people at a time. The shows run on all days except Monday, and the ticket prices are very affordable. A must visit the place.
Puri Jagannath Temple
The very famous PuriJannath Temple took nearly 30 years to complete. The temple belonging to the lord Jannath is visited by millions of people every year. This temple carries out the annual RathYatra which is massively celebrated by the tourists as well as the locals. There are numerous interesting facts about this temple. One of them is that the flag hoisted on its top flows in the opposite direction of the wind. The temple is located 1 hour away from the Surya inn hotel and is a must destination for the tourists.
Bring your families to this world-class tourist site which is famous for the birdlife of both native and foreign countries. The best time to visit this place is from October to January as a lot of birds migrate here at this time. The aquatic life here is quite diverse too with nearly 250 species of fishes. Want to see the endangered Irrawaddy dolphins? You will find them here. We at Surya Inn can arrange traveling to this beautiful lake which is a couple of hours away.
This beach is located near the Konark Bus station. It is only 5 km away from it. Foreigners and even the locals come here every day to take a leisure stroll along this beautiful beach. The panoramic view of the sunrise is the highlighting feature of this beach. There is also a lighthouse.
Konark ASI Museum
One of the oldest museums in the world, the Konark Museum / Archaeological Museum is situated at a near distance of 1.5 km only from the Konark bus station. It was inaugurated in the year 1968 and is famous for a plethora of sculptures, paintings. Here you will find plenty of manuscripts that contain information related to many things.
Ramachandi Temple & Beach
If you are planning to visit the banks of Kushabhadra, then pay a visit to Ramachandi Temple & Beach too. Surprisingly, not many people know that this temple is even older than the Konark Sun Temple. If you do visit this place, then also visit the picturesque casuarinas plantation.
Maa Mangala Temple – Kakatpur
This temple is located at a distance of nearly 20 km from the Konark Sun temple. It was built around in the 15th century. The temple is famous for its bed. It is believed that the goddessMaaMangalarest on this bed every night after traveling around the entire universe every day. If you visit this temple, be sure to visit the very magical TamraPothi. A small book consisting of copper plates, the book is renowned to magically give answers upon any questions put to it. Surprisingly, the answers are inscribed onto the papers of the book, and they disappear once the book is closed.
Interpretation Centre in Konark
The interpretation centre was inaugurated in the year 2018 that showcases the architectural marvels of the KonarkSun Temple. The centre comprises of all the modern amenities to attract the tourists and is the top tourist attraction places in all of Odisha.
Kuruma Buddhist heritage site
Having been mentioned in several Buddhist texts, this small village has already acquired a noteworthy attention of its own. It was built around in 8 – 9th century A.D. If you are looking to explore the ancient history of India, this place definitely deserves a visit. It is not far from the Sun Konark Temple.