1. jagannath Puri 

Puri is a famous pilgrimage destination known for the Jagannath Temple, one of the Char Dham pilgrimage sites in India. 

2. Konark Temple

Konark is home to the Sun Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The temple is famous for its intricate carvings and unique architecture. 

3. Bhubaneswar

The capital of Odisha, Bhubaneswar is often referred to as the "City of Temples." It has numerous ancient temples, including the Lingaraja Temple.

4. Chilika Lake

Chilika is Asia's largest coastal lagoon and a significant biodiversity hotspot. It's a great place for birdwatching.

5. Simlipal National Park 

This national park is a haven for wildlife enthusiasts. It's home to Bengal tigers, elephants, leopards, and a variety of bird species.  

6. Dhauli

Dhauli is a historical site where the famous Kalinga War took place. It is renowned for the Dhauli Stupa and the Shanti Stupa, both of which promote peace and non-violence. 

7. Khandagiri Caves

These rock-cut caves are a historical site near Bhubaneswar, known for their ancient Jain architecture and carvings. 

8. Raghurajpur

This heritage village is famous for its Pattachitra art, which is a traditional form of scroll painting. 

9. Chandipur Beach

Known as the vanishing beach, Chandipur features a unique phenomenon where the sea water recedes by up to 5 kilometers.

10. Hirakud Dam

The nearby Sambalpur University campus is home to a lush green forest with walking trails.