07 NIGHTS / 08 DAYS
Puri - Konark - Bhubaneswar - Chilika Lake - Gopalpur - Taptapani - Bhitarkanika
DAY 01:- BHUBANESWAR ? KONARK
Arrival Bhubaneswar with pick up assistance and transfer to Puri. Enroute visit Dhauli Budhist stupa, Pipli appliqu village etc. Relax in the golden beach of Puri.
DAY 02:- KONARK-PURI
During morning visit Jagannath temple to see arati. 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 temple.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 Pantha Niwas overlooking the lake.
DAY 04:- CHILIKA-TAPTAPANI
During morning after breakfast drive to Taptapani Hill station. Enjoy the nature in Taptapani with Taptakund and dear park. Overnight stay at Taptapani Pantha Niwas surrounded with beautiful nature.
DAY 05:- TAPTAPANI-GOPALPUR ? RAMBHA
After breakfast drive to Gopalpur-on-sea and further drive to Rambha Chilika Lake enroute visit Nirmal Jhar. If wish take the boat to see breakfast Island, honeymoon Island etc. Back to Rambha Panthaniwas for overnight stay overlooking the lake.
DAY 06:- CHILIKA ? 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.