Odisha Package-Bhubaneswar-Puri-Konark-Chilika Lake-Taptapani

Package:                     Bhubaneswar – Puri – Konark – Chilika Lake – Taptapani Package
Duration:                   04 Nights/05 Days
Starts & ends at:       Bhubaneswar
Stay:                            Bhubaneswar (01 Night) – Puri (02 Nights) – Taptapani (01 Night)

Itinerary: Bhubaneswar – Puri – Konark – Chilika Lake – Taptapani (04 Nights/05 Days)

Day 01                       Bhubaneswar
Arrival at Bhubaneswar. Transfer to Hotel. Visit of Parasurameshwar, Mukteshwar, Rajarani & Lingaraj Temple. Bhubaneswar, the City of Temples once had 7000 temples & still around 500 temples are preserved. These are dating back from 07th Century to 11th Century AD. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.

Day 02                       Bhubaneswar – Puri 70kms/1.30hrs drive
Visit of Khandagiri & Udaigiri Caves. Drive to Puri, on the way visit Chaushathi Yogini Temple & Dhauli Rock Edicts. The Caves of Udaigiri & Khandagiri dating back to 3rd Century BC are worth visit of the Sculptures of age old Artists depicting the Social life of the people of that age. Overnight at Puri.

Day 03                       Puri – Konark – Puri
Jagannath Darshan & city tour of Puri including Potters village of Jagannath Temple, Grand Road/Market area & Fishermen's village. Excursion to Konark Sun Temple. Jagannath Temple at Puri is one of the major pilgrimage centres of India with the largest kitchen in the world. It attracts around one lakh devotees everyday from all around the world. Excursion to Konark Sun Temple. Overnight at Puri.

Day 04                      Puri – Chilika Lake (60kms/1.30hrs drive) – Taptapani (Cross the Lake by ferry for 45 min. and then drive 130kms/3 hrs)
Morning leave for Asia's largest brackish water lake at Chilika. Boating at the lake to spot the wild Asiatic Irrawaddy Dolphins at the mouth of the Bay of Bengal & Chilika Lake. Cross the Lake by Ferry. Drive to Taptapani. Check in to the Tourist Lodge and overnight at Taptapani.

Day 05                      Taptapani – Bhubaneswar (260kms/6 hrs drive)
Morning visit to the Hot Sulfur Spring and visit the Zirang Monasteries of Chandragiri Tibetan Refugees. Drive to Bhubaneswar for onwards journey. On arrival drop at Bhubaneswar.

Package cost (Approximate only)           Rs.26,000 per couple
Package includes:
·   Accommodation in an AC room on double sharing basis
·   Daily breakfast in the hotel
·   AC Indigo car for transfers and sightseeing
·   Driver allowance, toll & parking charges
·   All applicable taxes included 
Hotels used:
Bhubaneswar          Hotel VITS
Puri                          Fort Mahodadhi
Taptapani                Panthanivas
Vehicle:                   AC Indigo