ODISHA GOLDEN TRIANGLE-III

ODISHA GOLDEN TRIANGLE-III

Duration: 05Nights/06Days

Destination: Bhubaneswar-Konark-Chilika (Satapada)-Puri

Day 01 : Arrival Bhubaneswar

Meet and Greet on arrival at Bhubaneswar Airport/Railway station  and transfer to Hotel. After fresh-up visit to the ancient temples like Lingaraj-the biggest temple in Bhubaneswar (non-hindu are not allowed inside the temple premises), Mukteswar, Rajarani & 64 Yogini temple (Yogini sculpture having 64 different hair style & one of the four Yogini temple in India). Evening free for independent activities. O/N- Bhubaneswar.

Day 02 : Bhubaneswar-Puri (70 kms/1.5 hrs)

After breakfast proceed to Puri. En-route visit through Dhauli Buddhist shanti stupa, Pipili appliqué market, Sakhigopal temple, Raghurajpur/Nayakpatna artisan village. On arrival, check-in to the Hotel. After fresh-up visit to the temple of Universal God, Lord Jagannath (One of the four Dham. Non hindu are not allowed inside the temple premises, they can see from the roof top of Raghunandan library which is closed on Sunday). Evening leisure at golden beach Puri/visit to the beach market. O/N- Puri.

Day 03 : Excursion trip to Chilika (55 kms/ 1.25 hrs one way)

Post breakfast proceed to Satapada (One end of Chilika Lagoon). Enjoy the motor boat ride in the largest brakish water lagoon of Asia and explore Sea mouth, Rajhans Island (drive pass), rare Irrawady dolphins. Back to Puri and rest of the day free for leisure. O/N-Puri.

Day 04 : Excursion trip to Konark (45 kms/40 minuits one way)

After breakfast visit to Gundicha temple. Later excursion trip to Konark, en-route visit through Ramchandi temple, Chandrabhaga beach. On arrival visit the Sun temple (the UNESCO World heritage monument).  Evening you may witness the sound & light show at Konark (08 to 08.40PM). O/N-Puri

Day 05 : Puri-Mangalajodi-Bhubaneswar

Post breakfast proceed to Mangalajodi-the bird’s Paradise (another end of chilika lagoon). Experience the country boat ride and explore bird sighting (local & migratory) in a very close by. (Winter is the best time to visit mangalajodi). Later proceed to Bhubaneswar. On arrival visit Khandagiri & Udaigiri Jain Caves, Tribal Museum (close on Monday and Govt. holidays). Evening visit to Ekamra haat-the traditional market and a platform to get all handicrafts & handloom products of Odisha. O/N-Bhubaneswar.

Day 06 : Bhubaneswar departure

After breakfast visit to Nandankanan Zoological park-popular for white tiger ( close on Monday). In time transfer to railway station/airport for onwards journey. Tour End.