Kurumais famous for the excavated site of Buddha Vihar. It is a small village known as Jama –Dharma situated at a distance of 8 kms fromKonark. The village has come to prominence due to discovery of Archaeological remains like the image of Lord Buddha seated in BhumiSparsa Mudra along the image of Heruka (a Buddhist deitya). There is a brick wall measuring 17 mtrs. In length which consists of layers of ancient bricks. The place is also important feeding ground for historical research purpose.
How to Reach:
Nearest Airport is Biju Pattnaik International Air Port at Bhubaneswar 68 Km.
Nearest Railway Station is Puri 43 Km from Railway Station. Puri is a major railway Station.
Regular Bus, Taxi and Auto Services are available from Bhubaneswar 68 km away and from Puri is it 43 km..
Puri and Konark are equipped with all types of Accommodations starting from Home stay , Lodging House, budget Hotels to star Hotels. OTDC owned Pathanivas is one of the best located Hotels of Puri and Konark.