Cultural and Adventure Tour to Orissa - 08 Nights and 09 Days
DAY 1: ARRIVAL AT BHUBANESHWAR
On arrival, our representatives will be there to escort you. Later check-in hotel. Relax a while and then you will be taken on a half day sightseeing tour visiting famous Tribal Museum and city temples like Lingaraj, Parsurameswar, Mukteswar ( known as the “gem of Orissa architecture’ ) & Rajarani temple. Stay overnight at hotel.
DAY 2: DRIVE TO SATKOSIA VIA ANGUL:
Early morning, have your breakfast and check-out from the hotel and proceed to Satkosia via Angul. On arrival, check-in to the tented accommodation. Later relax a while and then you will be taken on a short boat cruise to witness the crocodiles basking on river bank. Overnight stay in the Tent.
DAY 3: EXPLORE SATKOSIA:
In the morning, after breakfast you will be taken for a boat cruise in Satkosia Gorge and you can come across plenty of Mugger & Gharial basking along the sand banks. Later in the noon, enjoy trekking along the natures trail. Return back to your tented accommodation for overnight stay.
DAY 4: DRIVE TO BHITARKANIKA:
Early morning, after breakfast continue your journey and drive to Rajnagar and 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. On arriving Dangmal, check-in to the Forest cottage. Overnight stay at Forest cottage.
DAY 5: EXPLORE BHITARKANIKA:
In the morning, after taking breakfast you will be taken to visit to the Bird Sanctuary and trekking into the Hunting tower of the ancient King of Kanika. (Trek will be of 3/4 hrs). Later in the evening, you will be taken to visit to Crocodile museum & Interpretation centre. Dinner and Overnight at Forest cottage.
DAY 6: DRIVE TO PURI:
In the morning, after breakfast check-out from the forest cottage and cruise back to Khola (the exit point) to have last look to natures paradise. Later drive back to Puri via Bhubaneswar. On arrival, check-in to the hotel. Relax a while on the golden beach. Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 7: EXPLORE KONARK
In the morning, have your breakfast and then you will be taken to visit Jagannath temple. Later proceed to Konark to visit the Sun temple (one of the world famous heritage sites, also known as black pagoda) en-route visit Ramchandi Temple & Chandrabhaga beach. Also visit to the Fishermen Village. Return to Puri. Evening visit of Lord Jagannath Temple (Non Hindus are not allowed) / Relax on the golden beach of Puri. Overnight stay at Puri.
DAY 8: DRIVE TO BHUBANESHWAR:
Early morning, have your breakfast and then continue your journey to Bhubaneshwar en-route you will be taken to visit Hirapur (64 yogini temple). On arrival, check-in to the hotel. Relax a while and then you will be taken to visit to tribal museum, Khandagiri & Udaigiri Jain caves. Later in the leisure time you can opt to visit Ekamra Haat. Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 9: DEPARTURE AT BHUBANESHWAR:
Early morning, take your breakfast and check-out from the hotel. Later drive back to Bhubaneshwar and board tour respective flight/train for onwards journey.
Destination covered in this Tour:
Bhubaneshwar capital of the Indian state of Orissa.
Puri City situated on the Bay of Bengal.
Bhubaneshwar Tour ends here.