Most Asked Questions on Konark
Post Monsoon and Winter from September to March is the best time to visit Konark. Summers are very hot and humid and should be avoided.
Konark usually requires full day to visit the most important attractions. There are several wonderful places to visit around Konark like Puri, Bhubaneswar and Cuttack which usually take additional one day for each place.
Budget of Konark trip depends on the trip duration and category of hotel you choose for your stay along with the kind of vehicle you prefer. Konark tour packages offered by Trawell.in start from as low as INR 4900 per person for a 2D/1N trip and from INR 6800 per person for 3D/2N vacation.
Ensure to cover most important places to visit in Konark like Lingaraja Temple, Brahmeswara Temple, Ananta Vasudeva Temple, Udayagiri & Khandagiri Caves, Mukteswara Temple, Rajarani Temple, Shri Ram Mandir, Bhaskareswara Temple, Kedar Gauri Temple, Regional Museum Of Natural History, etc.
The guide is necessary to get information about symbols and important statues. You can take a guide for 1 to 2 hours depending on your interest to know about the carvings. Government-licensed guides cost 200-250 rupees per hour and you'll find a list of them near the ticket booth at the temple entrance.