This Golden Triangle Orissa and Chilka Lake holiday tour package brings out the best of Orissa with all its wonders over a period of 05 days. At Bhubaneswar, the first stop of this Orissa tour, explore the Khandagiri and Udaigiri Jain caves and visit the famous Parsurameswar, Lingaraj, Rajarani and Mukteswar Temples. En-route to Puri, the second destination of the tour, stop at Dhauli, the appliqué work village – Pipli, and the Konark Sun Temple; once at Puri, you can visit the Lord Jagannath Temple and/or relax at the Golden beaches of Puri. The last leg of this Orissa tour package is devoted to a visit to Lake Chilka, India’s largest coastal lagoon, the world’s second largest lagoon and the Indian Sub-continent’s largest wintering grounds for migratory birds. The tour ends with a visit to Raghurajpur, an artisan village famous for Pattachitra, a traditional art form on the way back to Bhubaneswar.
On arrival at Bhubaneswar airport met by our representative . Then transfer to hotel. Later half day sightseeing of tribal museum (closed on Monday ), Khandagiri & Udaigiri Jain caves ( oldest rock cut caves, the caves are reminiscent of influence of Buddhism and Jainism in Orissa ). Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
Morning after breakfast visit to famous city temples including Lingaraj, Parsurameswar, Mukteswar ( Mukteswar temple, one of the most prominent temples of Bhubaneswar, has been constructed in the style that is quite similar to the one used in the Kalinga School of Temple Architecture and know as the ‘gem of Orissan architecture’ ), Rajarani temple. After lunch break visit to Nandankanan Zoo ( closed on Monday ) .This Zoo is famous for the white tiger safari and Botanical garden. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
Morning after breakfast drive to Puri enroute visit Dhauli ( Budhist stupa/ peace pagoda ) , Pipli ( the appliqué work village ) and Konark Sun Temple ( famously known as black pagoda ). Then proceed to Puri and check in to the hotel. Evening visit of Lord Jagannath Temple (Non Hindus are not allowed) / Relax on the golden beach of puri. Overnight at Puri.
Morning drive to Chilika lake at Satpada ( the largest Ramsar site of Asia and famous for its migratory birds coming from distance places ). Take the boat cruise to visit the Irrawaddy Dolphins and Rajhans Island . Return back to Puri. Evening visit to beach market. Overnight at Puri.
Drive back to Bhubaneswar and transfer to airport to board the flight for onwards journey.
|Bhubaneshwar||2||Hotel VIITS/ Similar||Hotel Swosti/ Similar|
|Puri||2||Jamindars Palace/ Similar||Fort Mahodadhi/ Similar|