Konark is an extremely enchanting place in the Puri district of Orissaand over the years, it has continuously allured tourists from india and from abroad.
In the vicinity of Puri and Bhubaneswar, you find the eye catching Konark, where the temple of Surya God is located. We also call Konark by the name of Konaditya because the word ‘Aditya’ also refers to the Sun God of Konark and by ‘Kona’, we refer to Sun’s arc or circumference. When we talk about the geographical location of Konark in Odisha (Orissa) we state that it comes between the latitude of 19 degree 53’ north and longitude of 86 degree 06’ east. It is a village that comes under the area of Puri.
Frequented by the tourists from across the globe, Konark in Odisha (Orissa) consists of various holy attractions in the form of temples. The most crucial and awe-inspiring temple here is the Konark Sun Temple, which fascinates a tourist just by its very name. Other than the Konark Surya Mandir, you have the Melakkadambur temple representing Lord Shiva which was constructed in the time between 11th and 12th centuries.
If you seriously intend to make you tour to Odisha (Orissa) and mainly to Konark a memorable experience, then you must choose the period between the months of October to March. In this period, you have the significant dance festival of Konark , which is celebrated in the month of December.
Coming to the climate in Konark, we can tell you that during summers, the temperature goes to the maximum of 43 degrees and during winters, it reaches down not less than 10.6 degrees. If you wish to enjoy y the rainfall in Konark, then you can plan your trip in the period between July to September.