Bestowed with hypnotic and splendid opulence of nature Odisha has Awe-inspiring landscapes, sun-drenched beaches and numerous other ideal spots for viewing nature’s grandeur. Any traveller can easily relish the complete serenity that Odisha has to offer as it is unscathed from the hustle and bustle that an individual frequently experiences in a metropolis. Moreover, the state is also teeming with exotic and rare species of flora and fauna as well. This Eastern triangle of Odisha is extremely popular amongst travelers and covers the three most exquisite destinations of the state- Puri, Konark and Bhubaneswar. This holiday allows tourists to explore the prosperous cultural heritage, famed temples, natural wonders, sea beaches and much more. The effervescent markets of Bhubaneswar and Puri are another affable aspect.
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Bhubaneswar airport – Puri (By Road 1 hour 20 mins)
On arrival at Bhubaneswar Airport meet with our representative & transfer to Puri. Arrive Puri and Check-in to your hotel. Spend the Rest of the day at leisure or explore the city on your own. Overnight stay at Puri.
Puri – Konark Sightseeing
Post buffet breakfast, visit the Lord Jagannath Temple built in 15th Century AD and crowned with Vishnu’s wheel & flag. The temple dominates the setting at Puri. Post this transfer to Konark (45 mins drive) to visit the famous Sun Temple at Konark and enjoy the tranquillity of Chandrabhaga beach nearby. In the afternoon return to Puri to enjoy the long stretch of golden beaches, shallow enough to walk out into the sea for a long distance, with superb surf. In the Evening, you are free to shop at the Sea side markets where you can purchase some exclusive ornaments & showpieces made of Shells. Overnight stay at Puri.
Optional Experience : Tour to Raghurajpur
Raghurajpur is an ideal destination to learn about the rural life of Odisha. No where can you see such a fine assemblage of artwork. The village has an artistic environment that exhibits the diversity of Oriya culture. It is a good platform to get acquainted with the lives of rural people and their fine art culture called Pattachitra. Craft items like palm leaf inscriptions, stone and wood carvings, papier mache, sodhai work, mural painting, wooden and cow dung toys, filigree, applique, terracotta are all created and proudly displayed here.
Excursion to Chilika Lake (50 kms)
After buffet breakfast at the hotel, start your day with an excursion to Chilika Lake (Place called Satpada). The lake is famous for Irrawaddy Dolphins. One can enjoy boating at Satpada (at your own expense) and visit the lagoon where the lake meets into the Bay of Bengal. Afternoon return to Puri. Overnight stay at Puri.
Puri - Bhubaneswar (Enroute sightseeing) (65 kms)
Post buffet breakfast at the hotel, checkout and proceed to Bhubaneswar visiting Sakhigopal temple, Pipili (the eplique village), Dhauli, Lingaraj Temple & Nandankanan en route. On arrival Check-in to the hotel. Overnight stay at Bhubaneswar en-route.
Departure from Bhubaneswar
Post buffet breakfast, Check-out from the hotel and transfer to Bhubaneswar Airport to board flight for your onward journey.