Situated on the east coast of India, this often forgotten state has a plethora of experiences for the ones interested. Be it Asia’s largest brackish water lagoon, the mass nesting sites of Olive Ridley Turtles, centuries old temple complexes, or a hill station with sub-zero temperatures, this state can boast of everything that can leave a traveler amazed. The forest areas are teeming with wildlife and the state is home to the rare salt-water crocodile and the endangered Irrawady Dolphins. Orissa is also home to 62 tribal communities constituting about 22% of the state’s population. With such diverse range of experiences, Orissa is a huge adventure waiting to be unearthed. Once You arrive in Bhubaneshwar, there are a number of places you can visit, each unique in its own way.