Toshali Sands Resort Puri
Konark Marine Drive, Puri, Odisha 752002, India
Puri District is a coastal District on the eastern part of Odisha, India. This District needs no introduction, being the abode of Lord Vishnu, most popularly known as Lord Jagannath. This District derives its name from the heritage city of Puri, one of the four pilgrimage centres of India.
Toshali Sands, Ethnic Village Resort, is one of the premier beach hotels in Puri. Situated on the Shores of Bay of Bengal it gives you finest amenities of a beach all the while permeating an Ethnic feel of connecting to cultural heritage of India.
How to reach Resort
Nearest airport to Puri is Bhubaneshwar's Biju Patnaik airport, at a distance of nearly 60 kilometres. Daily flights connect this airport with major Indian cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai and Vishakhapatnam. Puri railway station is reachable from Puri city.
The Jagannath Temple is one of the major Hindu Temples in India. The primary deity of the temple is Lord Jagannath, who is a form of Lord Vishnu. Interestingly, unlike the statues found in other Hindu temple, the statue of Lord Jagannath is carved from wood and is replaced every 12 years.
Chilika Wildlife Sanctuary
One of the major wildlife sanctuaries in Orrisa, the Chilika Wildlife Sanctuary is spread across an area of 1100 sq kilometers. The sanctuary is located by the eponymous Chilika Lake which makes the area the largest coastal lagoon in India and the second largest in the world.