At a separation of 16 km from Cuttack, 58 km from Puri, 61 km from Konark, 191 km from Balasore, 264 km from Sambalpur, 342 km from Rourkela, 431 km from Vizag, 439 km from Kolkata and 456 km from Ranchi, Bhubaneswar or Bhubaneshwar is an antiquated city arranged in Khordha region of Odisha, India. It is the capital city of Odisha and furthermore a standout amongst other spots to encounter Odisha Tourism. Known as 'The City of Temples', Bhubaneswar is one of the antiquated urban communities situated in the eastern piece of India and is a flourishing focus of craftsmanship and culture. Actually, Bhubaneswar implies Lord of the Universe and is known for its engineering and sanctuaries. Bhubaneswar is one of the 3 urban areas outlined by the German Architect Otto. H. Koeingsberges alongside Chandigarh and Jamshedpur and is one of the main arranged urban areas in Modern India.
The source of the city goes back to over 2,000 years while the cutting edge city appeared in 1948. Bhubaneshwar was the capital of the Kalinga tradition. Later Emperor Kharavela set up his capital in Sisupalgarh which is on the edges of the city. After that the zone was in this manner led by a few administrations, including Satavahanas, Guptas, Matharas and Mughals. In 1803, the zone went under the British and was a piece of the Bengal Presidency until 1912, and Bihar - Orissa Province till 1936.
In 1936, Odisha turned into a different area in British India with Cuttack as its capital. In 1947, when India got autonomy, Orissa wound up one of the conditions of the Indian Union. Be that as it may, for a few reasons including introduction of Cuttack to surges and space requirements, the capital of Orissa was moved to Bhubaneswar in 1948.
Alongside Puri and Konark, Bhubaneswar frames the 'brilliant triangle' of Odisha and is a standout amongst the most went to goals in East India. The city houses in excess of 500 sanctuaries, including the well known sanctuaries like Lingaraj Temple, Mukteswar Temple, Shatrughaneswar Temple, and Parashurameswar Temple. Orissa State Museum, Bindu Sarovara, Nandan Kanan, Dhauli Giri slopes, Ram Mandir, Udayagiri Caves, Khandagiri Caves, and ISCKON Temple are a portion of the best places to visit in Bhubaneshwar.
Biju Patnaik Airport, Bhubaneshwar is all around associated by flights with significant global goals like Dubai, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, USA, Europe and local goals including Bangalore, Mumbai, New Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata and Hyderabad. Bhubaneshwar Railway Station has standard trains from Cuttack, Puri, Vishakhapatnam, Secunderabad, Guwahati, Bangalore, Trivandrum,Howrah, Kochi, Chennai, Mumbai, Rourkela, Patna, Ahmedabad, Mysore, Tatanagar, Bikaner, Jodhpur, Vijayawada, Dhauli, Kanyakumari, Surat, and Pondicherry. Bhubaneshwar is very much associated by transport with Puri, Cuttack, Rourkela, Hyderabad, Sambalpur, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Vijayawada, Shimla, Durgapur, Kolkata, and Raipur.
Ekamra Utsav is one of the real celebrations of Bhubaneswar, held in January to advance the social legacy of Orissa. Committed to Lord Shiva, Ekamra Utsav which goes on for 10 days is a progression of celebrations holding Kalinga Mahotsav (combative techniques), Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav (move), Rajarani Music Festival (music) and Mukteswar Dance Festival (Odyssey move). Maha Shivaratri, Megha Mela, Durga Puja, Makar Mela, and Ashokastami are alternate celebrations celebrated here with incredible eagerness. Bhubaneswar is situated on the seaside fields of Odisha toward the south-west of the River Mahanadi. It encounters tropical climate conditions. The best time to visit Bhubaneswar is from October to March, when the climate is lovely and the temperature is appropriate to investigate the goal. Amid this time travelers can likewise partake in the Ekamra Utsav, which is held in the long stretch of January.