The beaches of Puri are not lined by palm trees. However, ample shade is provided by many umbrellas used by innumerable stalls covering the beach. The beaches are scenic and seem to go on endlessly on either side. You can take part in a number of different activities here. A leisurely stroll through the beaches can be as relaxing as a swim in the sea. You can enjoy some local delicacies in the many stalls here.