Udaygiri

Udaygiri

Things to do - general

At a distance of 5kms from Ratnagiri is Udaygiri. Udaygiri is an important Buddhist pilgrimage in the state of Orissa, special due to its caves, which house some of the most antique and architecturally important sculptures of Buddhist origins. Not very far from Bhubaneswar, the place was a flourishing learning centre of Buddhism, and still represents its rich history through the ruins of the ancient monasteries, stupas and other Buddhist items found in the place. Besides, this place is also considered holy by the Jains.

Country India
Area 21.35 km
Languages spoken English,Hindi
Currency INR
Visa requirements No Visa required

Sports and nature

Sports and nature Swimming in the clear and warm sea will surely relax and refresh you. For those who wish more, the beaches of Udaygiri offer additional options. Rent a pedallo or scooter and visit picturesque coves in the vicinity of the beach, take a banana boat ride, water-ski and windsurf.

Nightlife

Nightlife Refreshed by swimming and sunbathing, you are relaxed and ready to go out. Discover the street players, Dalmatian vocal groups, chamber music ensembles, troubadours and singers of serenades. While taking a walk in the streets you will hear the sounds of music coming under the Sponza Palace arcades. The enchanting ambience of the Rectors Palace is a favourite concert stage of the worlds greatest musicians, and the city squares turn into theatre venues during the Dubrovnik Summer Festival.

Culture and history

Culture & history As one of UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Dubrovnik owes its special charm to the historic monuments which testify to its rich history. The works of the artists, writers and scientists of Dubrovnik have been woven into the texture of the city, whose tourist reputation and attractiveness are based on its culture.

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