Best OF Orissa 7 Night 8 Days
Bhubaneshwar is called the 'city of temples', named after Tribhuvaneswar, 'Lord of Three Worlds', still preserves over 500 of India's finest temples. Together with Puri and Konark, Bhubaneswar forms the 'golden triangle'--one of the most visited destinations in East India. Puri is falous for Lord Jagganath Temple. Chilika Lake, popularly known as Chilka, the queen of Natural scenery in Orissa, also known as the Swiss-lake in the continent. Konark Sun Temple One of the most stunning monuments of religious significance, The Sun Temple of Konark, often called as the Black Pagoda. Taptapani excursion is about taking a bath in the hot water spring.
Daywise Itinerary for Best OF Orissa 7 Night 8 Days
Day 1: Bhubaneswar
On arrival at Bhubaneswar, receive & transfer to Hotel. After Lunch leave for sightseeing to the temples in and around Bhubaneswar (Lingaraj, Parsurameswar, Mukteswar, Siddheswar, Rajarani & Megheswar). Evening at leisure. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
Day 2: Bhubaneswar
After breakfast, leave for sightseeing to Nandan Kanan, Khandagiri & Udayagiri (Jain Temple and Caves), The evening can be spent for shopping at Ekamra Hat (The artisans' market). Overnight's stay at Hotel.
Day-03: Bhubaneswar - Diamond Triangle -Bhubaneswar
After breakfast, leave for a visit to Odisha's Diamond Triangle Lalitgiri, Ratnagiri & Udayagiri (Buddhist circuit). After visit back to Bhubaneswar and enroot visit maritime Museum at Cuttack. Evening at leisure. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
Day 4: Bhubaneswar - Konark - Puri
After breakfast Check-out from Hotel & proceed to Konark for a visit to Sun Temple via Dhauli, the Peace Pagoda. After lunch at Konark, proceed to Puri on the Marine Drive. Upon arrival at Puri, check into a Hotel. Afternoon visit to Jagannath Temple and Gour Vihar, Evening can be spent on the beach. Overnight at Puri.
Day-05: Puri - Satapada (Chilka) - Puri:
After breakfast leave for Satapada for a visit to Chilika Lake. Visit to Sea Mouth & Errawady Dolphins by motor boat. Then drive back to Puri. Evening can be spent on the beach. Overnight at Puri.
Day-06: Puri - Gopalpur
Morning post breakfast drive to Gopalpur-on- sea via Tenta, Birnasingpur along Chilka lake ; visit fishing village to see the fishermen at work, Gopalpur offers secluded environment and magnificent sun, surf and sand for most of the year. Rest of the day at leisure at the beach. Overnight at the hotel.
Day-07: Gopalpur - Taptapani - Gopalpur
Morning post breakfast drive to Taptapani. As the name indicates, half of Taptapani excursion is about taking a bath in the hot water spring. Hundreds of visitors, round the year, come to Taptapani to enjoy this fantastic spring with medicinal merits.Evening drive back to Gopalpur, Over night at the hotel.
Day - 08: Gopalpur - Bhubaneswar: After breakfast drive to Bhubaneswar Airport / railway station. Depart with the Sweet memories.