Orissa (Odisha), the soul of India, named as Land of Jagannath, is one of the beautiful states of India. The state of Orissa (Odisha) occupies an important destination in the tourist map of India. Its amazing tourism potentials are truly awesome. The art and architecture, Lakes and Lagoons, Beach and national park, temple and monuments, rivers and riversides, forest and wild life, music and dance, fair and festivals handlooms and handicrafts, rural and tribal life are not only spectacular but have attracted saints and seers, sea voyagers and travelers from far and near since the dawn of human civilization. The state offers everything on a platter what a tourist wants in Orissa (Odisha) Tour. So, visit Orissa (Odisha) will surely enrich and rejuvenate your body, soul and mind.
Travel to Orissa (Odisha) particularly Golden Triangle Tour of Odisha (Orissa), a short trip that includes Lord Jagannath Temple and thousands other Hindu Temples such as Koanrk Sun Temple, Chandrabhaga beach, temple city Bhubaneswar and Chilika Lake attracts tourists from across the world throughout the year. We, Travel Holidays offer attractive Odisha tour packages that covers not only regular tourist spot of Puri, Konark and Chilika Lake but also offers some unexplored tourist destinations such as Taptapani hill station, Daringbadi, Bhitarkanika national Park, Simlipal wildlife, Koraput and its primitive tribes.
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Day 01:- Puri
Arrival Puri and transfer to hotel. Relax in the golden beach of Puri. During afternoon visit local sight seeing tour in Puri and during evening visit Jagannath temple to witness the unique flag changing ceremony of Lord Jagannath with the help of our official Panda. If wish take the dinner as Mahaprasad of Lord Jagannath.
Day 02:- Konark-Puri
During morning visit Jagannath temple to see arati with the help of our official Panda. After lunch during afternoon During afternoon visit Konark Temple, the world heritage site. After few hours in the temple relax in the virgin beach of Konark Chandrabhaga. Back to Puri enroute visit Ramchandi Temple & Beleswar Shiva temple in nature. Overnight stay at in a beach side hotel.
DAY 03:- Puri-Chilika Lake
During morning relax in the beach of Puri and afternoon drive to Satapada Chilika Lake enroute visit Bali Harchandi temple situated in beautiful nature and by the beach. Arrival Chilika Lake boat point to take the motor boat to see Dolphins and sea mouth Island (Lake + Sea) which is 2-3 hrs of boating . After few hours in the Island cross the lake to the other part of the lake to visit Bird Sanctuary and Kali Jai Island (2-3 hrs of boating). Enjoy lunch with the crabs and prawn of Chilika during boat ride. Further boat ride to Barkul. Arrival Barkul during late afternoon for overnight stay at Barkul Chilka Lake Pantha Niwas overlooking the lake.
DAY 04:- Chilika Lake -Taptapani
During morning after breakfast drive to Taptapani Hill station. If wish take the hotsulpher bath in the small swimming pool in the suite room itself (subject to availability as they have only two suite room). Enjoy the nature in Taptapani with Taptakund and dear park. Overnight stay at Taptapani Pantha Niwas surrounded with beautiful nature.
DAY 05:- Taptapani-Gopalpur-On-Sea-Rambha Chilika Lake
Lazy check out from Taptapani. Drive to Gopalpur-on-sea. Relax in the beach of Gopalpur and further drive to Rambha Chilika Lake where you will take the motor boat to see different Islands such as Honeymoon Island, Breakfast Island etc. Overnight stay at Rambha Chilika Lake Pantha Niwas.
DAY 06:- Rambha Chilika Lake – Bhubaneswar
During morning after breakfast drive to Bhubaneswar to visit Khandagiri/Udaygiri Jain caves, Nandan Kanan zoo, etc. After lunch visit Lingaraj temple, Mukteswar/Sidheswar, Kedargouri temple, Parsurameswar temple, Rajarani Temple, Brahmeswar temples ( all are 6th -12th century temples). Overnight stay at Bhubaneswar.
DAY 07:- Bhubaneswar-Bhitarkanika National Park
During morning after breakfast drive to Bhitarkanika National park (150KM and 3-4 HRS drive).Arrival Bhitarkanika boat point during noon and after lunch to take the boat to see wild animals, reptiles, and birds in the mangrove forest of Bhitarkanika core area such as crocodiles basking in the sun, Spotted dear, Birds like King fisher, Egret etc. Also watch both migratory and residence birds. Boat back to the main land and overnight stay at Bhitarkanika National Park tented swiss accommodation or Village Resort.
DAY 08:- Bhitarkanika-Bhubaneswar
After breakfast lazy check out and further drive to Bhubaneswar (150KM and 3-4 hrs drive) enroute visit Lalit Ligiri/Ratna Giri & Uday giri, the Budhist ruins. Arrival Bhubaneswar during afternoon and after lunch if wish visit Ekamrat Haat and Nico Park . Overnight stay at Bhubaneswar.
DAY 09:- Bhubaneswar
During morning visit Lingaraj Temple, Bindoo Sagar, Vaital Temple, etc. During afternoon visit Dhauli Budhist Stupa, 64 Yogini temple etc. During evening if wish do some shopping in Bhubnaswar . During night our driver will drop you in the Railway station for your next destination