Discover Orissa

Day 1: Kolkata

Welcome to Kolkata, the capital city of state West Bengal, India, upon your arrival you will be received by one of our manager and shifted to your hotel for overnight haul.

Day 2: Fly to Bhubaneswar

This morning take pleasure in going for a local tour visiting the majestic Indian Museum the oldest and largest in India, the Victoria Memorial, Howrah Flower Market, St Paul's Cathedral and the astonishing Marble Palace which holds paintings by Rubens, Titian and Reynolds. In the evening board your flight to Bhubaneswar and on arrival move to your hotel for leisure.

Day 3: Bhubaneswar- Sightseeing

Enjoy the local tourist destinations of Bhubaneswar - state capital of Orissa and; the holy land of more than 500 temples. A visit is planned to the remarkable Sun Temple at Konark, a World Heritage Site. It was created as a chariot devoted to Lord Surya (the sun god) and has 24 massive stone wheels, 7 horses and countless detailed carvings. Later on there is a scheduled visit to Puri situated on the Bay of Bengal, showered with golden coastline and is sacred land of Jagannath Temple. By the time the Lingaraja temple was created, the Jagannath religious group had become well-known all over Orissa, showed by the presiding idol. Svayambhu Linga - partly Shiva and partly Vishnu - a unique facet of the temple. Approximately every single Hindu gods and goddesses are embodied in this temple. Our concluding halt of the day is at the seaside town of Pipli which is popular for its handicrafts, patchwork and beautiful appliqu�. Overnight stay at your hotel.

Day 4: Taptapani

Travel to Taptapani which is well-known for a perpetual hot spring of Medicinal Sulfuric Waters, placed on the State Highways that joins Berhampur with Western Orissa. Enjoy your trip to the Chandragiri Tibetan Settlement and Taptapani Sulphur Spring Shrine. Enclosed by hills and thick forests, lighten up and eeperience the tranquility! Overnight halt at Taptapani.

Day 5: Rayagada

Visit the tribal township of Desia Kondh en path to Rayagada. Overnight stay at Rayagada.

Days 6 - 7: Gopalpur on Sea

Today you will move to the Dongaria Konch Tribal townships and carry on south east to Gopalpur for a few days at rest. Gopalpur was a major trading port during the days of the British East India Company. Presently, the city has become quiet and relaxed land with an allure of its own spotted with casuarina trees and palms and professional fishermen dressed in sharp straw bonnets haul in hand nets on Gopalpur's widespread coastline. Overnight halt at Gopalpur on Sea.

Day 8: Gopalpur-on-sea - Bhubaneswar - Kolkata

To turn around the discovery of Orissa, take the chance to watch Chilika Lake - Asia's largest lagoon. It is famed for the migratory birds that travel to the bird island at winters. The shallow lake is alienated from the sea by a sand bar only and wildlife can be seen on few of the larger islands. In afternoon, travel to Bhubaneswar and check in at your hotel for overnight haul.

Day 9: Kolkata

Take off back to Kolkata and check in at your hotel. Enjoy some leisure time travel around the showpiece capital of the British Raj. Kolkata also owns plentiful churches, temples and Botanical Gardens for you to stroll around at leisure. At suitable time checkout and move to International airport to catch your flight back to home.

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