This museum contains many impressive sculptures and carvings found during excavations of the Sun Temple.
Steeped in traditional music and dance, the Konark Festival takes place in an open-air auditorium with the gorgeous Sun Temple as a backdrop.
A busy AC restaurant with a big range of Indian veg and nonveg dishes, as well as traveller favourites such as chips and banana pancakes. It also has a few simple rooms (d ₹750, with AC ₹1150) out back. It’s right b…
Odisha's sun festival features pilgrims bathing en masse at Konark's Chandrabhaga beach before daybreak, and then worshipping the rising sun with prayers and invocations.