Baliharachandi Beach – 45/50 Best places to visit in Puri (2021) | Visit in and around Puri
Baliharachandi beach is the place of natural beauty for its crystal clear water which gives a delightful experience for every beach lover. Wonderful sunrise and sunset also the other attraction for the nature lovers and a good place for picnic as combination of beach & jungle.
One can enjoy with friends or family as a clean and quite beach. It is also advisable to visit in a group as this beach is lonely place and away from the crowds of city. Baliharchandi is well known tourist destination of Puri, Odisha.
Famous for – Temple of Goddess Harachandi and Sea Beach|
Dedicated to – Goddess Durga
Festivals – Navaratri, Durga Puja, Chaitra Mangala Bara, Ramanava
Distance From Puri – 27 KM
Mode of Transport – Road (Bus and Taxi)
Baliharchandi located at 27km towards Brahmagiri and Satapada from Puri. On Puri- Satapada road there is a place known as Kathuari chowk, from this chowk, take a left diversion and after 5 kilometers you will reach village Palanka, this temple is located at a distance of 1 kilometer from the village Palanka.
This Small temple is dedicated to goddess Harachandi at the beginning of the river Bhargavi. In Odia language ‘Bali’ means Sand & ‘Harchandi’ means angry form of Goddess Durga. It is also said that goddess Harachandi protects the local boatsman and fisherman, when confronted with danger in the mid sea.
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1- Jagannath Temple
2- Golden Beach Puri
3- Konark Sun Temple
4- Swarga Dwar (Door to Heaven)
5- Chandrabhaga Sea Beach