Bhubaneswar, also known as the city of temples, is situated on the Mahanadi Delta. This city is popular among tourists from all across the globe for its ancient temples and stupendous architecture. This city hosts the famous Lingaraja Temple, which dates back to the 10th century. This is a unique city where architecture and culture has come together to form a perfectly harmonious jugalbandi. This city is also famous for transforming the famous King Ashoka from a conqueror to a pious and peace loving man. Bhubaneswar is the capital city of Orissa. Along with Konark and Puri, Bhubaneswar forms what is known as the famous ‘Golden Triangle of East India’. Bhubaneswar has carved a niche for itself for its majestic architectural heritage and magnificent sculptures. Bhubaneswar is named after the ‘Lord of Three Worlds,’ ‘Tribhuvaneswar,’ and is famous for the Lingaraja temple, which is dedicated to Lord Shiva. This temple has been famously referred to as “the truest fusion of dream and reality.” Udayagiri and Khandagiri are the twin cave groups of this city. The twin caves stand as a testimony to the antiquity of this region, which dates back to as early as the 2nd century BC. The modern city of Bhubaneswar was envisioned by a German town planner, Otto H. Koenigsberger. This historically rich city is an integral link in the famous Golden Triangle (including Puri, the house of the Jagannath temple, and Konark, the house of the Sun temple). Bhubaneswar Airport is also referred to as Biju Patnaik International Airport. It is the only international airport in the state and is named after the formed Chief Minister of Odisha. It is the 17th busiest airport in India in terms of passenger volume. The top flight routes from and to Bhubaneswar are Bhubaneswar to Delhi, Mumbai to Bhubaneswar, Delhi to Bhubaneswar and Bangalore to Bhubaneswar. Air India, Vistara, IndiGo and GoAir are the primary airlines operating in this airport. Bhubaneswar Airport is located around 4 km from the city center and is well connected by buses and taxis. Find the best deals on Bhubaneswar flight tickets on Via.com and book your flights at the lowest airfare along with benefits like instant confirmation, lowest convenience fee, airfare calendar and easy cancellation/refund.
Ranchi is the capital city of Jharkhand. It is a beautiful city which is blessed with majestic waterfalls, lush green hills, beautiful valleys and mountains. Ranchi is also known as the “Vegetable Bowl” because it is one of the largest producer of green vegetables. The major tourist attractions in Ranchi are Hundru Falls, Dasham Falls, Jonha Falls, Hirni and Panchghagh Falls. Other famous attractions in the city are Nakshatra Van, Aqua World, Birsa Zoological Park, Deer Park, Dr. Zakhir Hussain Park, Ranchi Science Centre etc. The city is home to several historically significant temples like Pahari Temple, Rajrappa Mandir, Kali Bari, Surya Temple, Jagannathpur Temple, Dewri Temple, and Durga Temple. Ranchi experiences a subtropical climate and as a result the weather remains pleasant around the year. The best time to visit Ranchi is from September to November. Ranchi is well connected with the rest of the cities in India. Major airlines like Air India, TrueJet and SpiceJet operate direct flights to Ranchi from Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai, Delhi, Indore and Pune. Ranchi Airport also known as Birsa Munda Airport and is located in Hinoo, which lies at a distance of 7 km from the city center. It is a single terminal airport which handles domestic passengers. Find the best deals on Ranchi flight tickets on Via.com and book your flights at the lowest airfare along with benefits like instant confirmation, lowest convenience fee, airfare calendar and easy cancellation/refund.