(Orissa) Odisha Program
05 Nights/ 06 Days
Destination Covered: Bhubaneswar, Puri, Nandankanan, Konark, Chilka Lake.
Arrive at Bhubaneswar on arrival met & greet at the airport/Railway station by Toshali Representative. Then you will be transferred to your pre booked hotel. Check in & after wash n change we will take you for short sightseeing of jain Caves and Udayagiri and Khandagiri. OVermight stay in Hotel.
Morning after breakfast visit Nandankanan Zoo, 25Km north of Bhubaneswar and famous for its white Tigers. Afternoon,return to Bhubaneswar as we know Bhubaneshwar is also known as "the city of temples" we will take you for the sightseeing of famous Raja Rani, Muktshwar and parsurameshwar Temple ,the fine example of the rock carving and sculptures on the temple built in Kalinga style. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Morning after breakfast proceeds to Puri en route we will stop for Pipli Artisan work. There are numerous shop selling this artifacts one can shop as souvenir. Continue your journey & reach Konark Sun Temple, the great sun Temple was built by King Narasimha og Ganga dynasty in the 13th century & is very interesting to understand the pattern of rock carving. After the sightseeing of Konark continue drive to Puri which is about 35 kms drive through lovely casuarinas trees on your left side. On arrival at Puri check -in at your Hotel. If you arrive at early you can visit to Puri Beach & after some relax return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Morning after sumptuous breakfast pay a visit to the Famous Jaganath Temple , the temple was buit by king Chodangana Deva in 12th century A.D. to commemorate the shifting of his capital from South to Central Orissa. The Temple is dedicated to Lord jagannath. Later visit to Raghurajpur Aritsans village,famous for its "Patachitra" Painting. Rest of the day for relaxing at beach. Overnight stay Hotel.
Morning proced to Chilka Lake towards Satapada Village. There is confluence of Lake & Bay of Bengal & is a chief region for Dolphin sighting. Along with dolphin sighting, tourist can visit Rajahansa Island in the close proximity can be visited which provides habitat for numerous bird species. Boating and cruises are available for exploring Bay of Bengal through the channels. On arrival check in OTDC Panthaniwas. Afternoon enjoy a boat ride on the Lake . Overnight stay at Hotel.
After break fast, proceed for a bird watching tour on the Lake. Later check out & drive Back to Bhubaneswar Airport/Railway station for onward journey.