Things to do in Puri

Apart from swimming there are a number of beach activities at Puri Beach which makes the peach so attractive and special to the tourists

The sunrise and the sunsets, along with the local fishermen wearing broad brimmed cane hats through their catamarans are a greeting sight for the tourists. A ride on their boats is a challenging experience. Because these fishermen are as well excellent lifeguards, the danger for the duration of sail is bare minimum. Women in their customary dresses line up on the beach selling shells, wood and bamboo artifacts. Every now and then, astonishing sand sculptures created by professional artists can as well be observed on the beach. It is satisfying to take a leisurely walk along the beach and to the close by fishing villages alongside the coast.

There are restaurants and shacks which present fresh sea food dishes and in addition quite a lot of beach facing hotels, resorts and guest houses in Puri for stay close at hand. Owing to the extension of the neighboring commercial set ups, the protection of the beach is not up to the mark in several areas. Nevertheless, overall the beach is an ultimate place to spend a holiday in Purifor its attractiveness in addition to its religious sacredness.

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