RAISING THE BAR: PURI'S GOLDEN BEACH IS BLUE FLAG CERTIFIED
Outlook Traveller|November 2020
A stretch of fine golden sand, choppy waters and a dose of mystical charm, Puri’s Golden Beach offers the thrill of nature as well as spiritual salvation

In a bid to project Odisha’s brand globally, the Puri administration threw open the Golden Beach, whose makeover for Blue Flag certification is an inspiration for India and South Asia. The project comprises a 900- metre stretch between Mayfair Hotel and Gandhi Park as a secure and safe bathing zone, and one that is differently-abled friendly.

Along with a pedestrian track, deck chairs and beach huts have been installed for tourists. Proper sanitation and a solid waste management system have been put in place to keep the beach clean.

Tan & Turquoise Therapy–Odisha’s Pristine Beaches

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