situated on the eastern sea-bed of India, is the only most popular sea-side resort
where the beauty of the sky in radiant colours, the roaring waves and the golden
beach can be experienced. The long sandy beach draws large numbers of western travellers
and Indians. According to Hindu belief, there are five great holy spots(Pancha Tirthas)
at Puri out of which sea is the greatest and holiest for tourists and travellers.
Puri sea beach is the best in India. In Mumbai, Goa, Cochin and Chennai as well
as other sea beaches, taking bath in sea is a risk due to tides, under current and
deepness. But in Puri to take sea bath is a pleasure and enjoyable experience. The
beach is very wide and exposed and there's not a scrap of shade to be found.
Puri offers the tourist the rare opportunity of witnessing the colourful
Sun rise and Sun set. Puri sea beach is the right place to spend and enjoy morning
and evening. Thousands of people from different part of India and world spend their
morning and evening at Puri sea beach each and everyday. Sea shells are collected
here in large quantity. These are the main wealth of Puri sea beach. It is highlight
witnessing the dawn over the sea and fishing boats.The crude construction of the
boats is unusual. They are made of solid tree trunks and are enormously heavy. Buoyancy
is achieved purely from the buck of wood. They are made in two or three pieces,
split longitudinally and bound together, when not in use they are untied and the
pieces laid out on the beach to dry.