Orissa Tour
 

DISCOVER ORISSA ( 11 NIGHTS / 12 DAYS )
PLACES COVERED: - BHUBANESWAR-RATNAGIRI-LALITGIRI-UDAIGIRI-PURI-KONARK-CHILIKA-GOPALPUR – CHANDRAGIRI - BHUBANESWAR

Days Itinerary
Day 01

Arrival at Bhubaneswar :
On arrival at Bhubaneswar airport/railway station received by our representative & check-in to the hotel. Later if time permits, half day sightseeing of famous city temples, i.e. Lingaraj, Parsurameswar, Mukteswar Nandankanan ( known as the ‘gem of Odia architecture’ ) &Rajarani temple. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.

Day 02

Bhubaneswar - Lalitgiri - Ratnagiri – Bhitarkanika:
Morning after breakfast drive to Rajnagar, enroute visit Lalitgiri&Ratnagiri, the Buddhist site . On arrival at Rajnagar take the boat cruise to Dangmal-hub of the sanctuary (45 minutes scenic cruise from Khola-entry point). Enjoy the Mangrove forest & crocodiles by boat cruise. Arrival at Dangmal and Check in at the Forest cottage. Evening, with a cup of Tea/coffee relax with the amazing sight of endangered deer. Overnight at Forest cottage.

Day 03

Bhitarkanika
Morning cruise to the Bird Sanctuary & trekking into the Hunting tower of the ancient King of Kanika (Trek will be of 3/4 hrs). Back to resort. Later visit to Crocodile museum & Interpretation centre. Dinner & Overnight at Forest cottage.

Day 04

Bhitarkanika – Chandipur:
Morning after breakfast, cruise back to Chandbali to have a last look at natures paradise.Then drive to Chandipur by road and check in to the hotel. Then visit to Chandipur beach ( the beach where the water receeds 5kms away from the beach ). Overnight at Chandipur.

Day 05 Chandipur – Similipal :
Morning visit to Panchalingeswar ( situated on a hillock ) . Then drive to Similipal and check in to Jungle Lodge at Ramtirtha. Overnight at Jungle Lodge.
Day 06 Similipal :
Morning after breakfast, start for Jungle Safari by jeep to visit Bareipani – waterfall, Uski – waterfall, Joranda – waterfall, Gudgudia - Orkitorium - plants, Chahala - sighting animals).Packed Lunch would be Served Enroute.Evening return to Ramatirtha.Dinner& night stay at Jungle Lodge.
Day 07 Similipal– Bhubaneswar :
Morning drive back to Bhubaneswar and check in to the hotel. Rest of the time is free for own activities. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
Day 08

Bhubaneswar – Dhauli – Pipli – Konark – Puri
Morning after breakfast drive to Purienroute visit Dhauli the peace pagoda (is also one of the much famed Buddhist sites at Orissa & here emperor Ashoka underwent a psyche change and abandoned war for the rest of his life, in the 3rd century BC ) , Pipli the applique work village &Konark Sun temple. On arrival at Puri check in to the hotel. Later visit to Jagannath temple ( non hindus are not allowed ) / Relax on the golden beach of Puri. Overnight at Puri.

Day 09 Puri - Chilika - Gopalpur :
Morning drive to Chilika lake at Barkul ( the largest brackish water lake ). At Chilika take the boat cruise to explore the birds island &Nalabana island. Then proceed to Gopalpur and check in to the hotel. Overnight at Gopalpur.
Day 10

Excursion to Chandragiri
After breakfast drive to Chandragiri (situated in between the lush green forest - a unique destination for the Buddhist & it is the largest Buddhist monastery in Asia ) to visit the Tibetian settlement. Back to Gopalpur& Overnight.

Day 11

Gopalpur – Bhubaneswar
Morning drive back to Chandipur, Cimilipal at Baleswar & Mayrbhanj Bhubaneswar enroute visit Khandagiri&Udaigiri Jain caves. On arrival check in to the hotel. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.

Day 12

Departure transfer
Morning travel back to airport / railway station for onwards journey.

 

Package Cost Includes :
Transport by AC Indica( for 02 pax ) & Ac Innova ( for 04 pax ). All toll tax,parking fees & driver allowances. Accommodation in Twin sharing for 04 nights on CP in 2* hotel ( for STD Pkg ) & 3* hotel ( for DLX Pkg ) at Bhubaneswar &Puri. Accommodation in Twin sharing for 02 nights on CP in 2* hotel ( both for STD & DLX Pkg ) at Gopalpur. Boating charges at Chilika. Inclusive of GST.