Day 1: Arrive Bhubaneswar (in & around of Bhubaneswar, 03hrs including visit)
Welcome to your “Exotic Odisha” tour ! Assistance on Arrival at Bhubaneswar Airport & transfer to hotel, check in & brief about the tour planning on Exotic Odisha with our representative. Later proceed to visit city of temples with local Guide. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day highlight -
(As per the arrival timing on day 01) :
Bhubaneswar is known as City of Temples where can be explored more than 700 ancient Temples. The most important Temples of Bhubaneswar are Parasurameswar Temple of 7th Century AD, Mukteswar Temple (10th cen. AD), Rajarani Temple (11th Century A D ) and the significant one is Lingaraj Temple.
Lingaraj Temple -(Later part of 11th Cen A D -Non Hindus are not allowed to enter inside the
temple Premises) The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and the Lingam here is unique which is a
Hari - Hara lingam; half Shiva and half Vishnu. The temple is about a thousand years old and dominates the
skyline of Bhubaneswar city from as far as 15 kms.
away and exhibits the skill of the Odishan temple architects.
Rajarani Temple -which got its name from a red- gold sand stone used, which is
locally called Rajarani and the temple has no presiding deity.
The temple has intricately carved figurines in various stages of daily chores & it is called KHAJORAHO of Odisha.
Day 2: Bhubaneswar (Visit 05 hrs nearby places)
Post breakfast proceed to have the nature trial at the Zoo and explored the unique
White tiger safari at Nandankanan along with various species of wildlife.
Get experience of the Rope way to land at the Botanical Garden and have the lake view during your Rope journey.
Back to the hotel for shower and have delicious Odisha cousin to have the homely flavors.
Afternoon you will be transferred to visit the Jain caves-2nd Century BC, Khandagiri and Udayagiri
(An ancient rock selter of Jain monks). Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 3: Bhubaneswar To Puri via Konark (110 Kms & 03 hrs driving)
Today drive from Bhubaneswar to Puri, famous for the Jagannath Temple, one of the four
holiest pilgrimage centers for Hindus, and also its superb golden beaches.
Enroute visit Konark, one of the world's wonders according to Mark Twain.
It is amongst the most vivid architectural treasures of India. Lunch break at
Chandra bhaga beach at the Eco village Resort on sea. Then take a soft walk to
the fishermen village to have experience their daily fishing activities and their typical hut where they live.
Later Marrine drive with lush green forest to Puri. Check into the hotel and Overnight at the Hotel.
Day 4: In Puri (In & around full day city tour)
Early morning to get the experience at beach for soft walk and spend a moment
at Sun rise on sandy beach, Post breakfast proceed to visit the Vishnu
temple (Known as Jagannath Temple) from the roof top to get the spectacular views & photos as non-Hindus
are not allowed in side. Then proceed to visit Chilika lake on Satpada. Boat cruise to explore friendly irrawady
Dolphins. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Puri-Bhubaneswar (100Kms, take 06hrs including visit)
This morning head towards Bhubaneswar. Enroute visit Raghurajpur artisan village,
Pipli-applique craft village, Heerapur 64 Tantrik-Yogini temple along with the Bell
metal work village
and Dhauli-Buddhist stupa. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 6: Assistance on departure transfer to Airport* Return home with happy memories (10mnts drive to Airport)
Today bid farewell to your “Exotic Odisha” tour. Morning Breakfast and departure-transfer to airport for onwards journey.