Area: 155,707 km²
Population: 36,706,920 (2001 Census)
Climate: 40° C or more (summers) and 7°C (winters)
Geographical Location: 20°9' N latitude & 85°30’E longitude
Topography: Varied landscapes ranging from plateau to plains.
Tourist Destinations: Bhubaneshwar, Puri, Konark, Jagannath Temple, Rath Yatra, Lingaraj Temple, Chilka Lake
Orissa is situated in the east coast of India and boasts of a rich cultural heritage. Orissa is also known for its beautiful and magnificent temples. Some of the famous temples are that of Jagannatha's temple of Puri and Sun temple of Konark. In addition to the cultural heritage, Orissa is home to a great natural heritage which is reflected in the flora and fauna. The best time to visit Orissa is between October to March when the weather is pleasant. Summers are hot and humid.
The political map of Orissa answers all your doubts queries regarding various locations, tourist places, administrative centers, airports, road links, cities and towns of Orissa. The travel map of Orissa helps you to discover the beauty and charm of the state. Follow the Orissa map and get to know more about the state.