Located on India’s east coast, Odisha serves travelers with a buffet of adventurous experiences, topped out with some delectable culture. Miles of pristine beaches, unique ecological hotspots and venerated shrines from long-gone eras have made Odisha the perfect blend of relics of the hoary past and modern dazzle. So whether you’re on a pilgrimage to Jagannath Temple in Puri, or motor scootering on Chilika Lake, here’s a vacation of your dreams.
Our representative greets you on arrival at Bhubaneshwar Airport/Railway Station, before accompanying you on the drive to Puri. Check in to hotel at Puri. The rest of the day is for you to spend at leisure. Overnight stay in Puri.
After breakfast, your first port-of-call is the imposing Lord Jagannath Temple, still ruling Puri’s skyline after 400 years. Run your eyes up and down its frescoed length, topped out with a Vishnu’s wheel. Even more amazing is the Sun Temple at Konark, a sensationally well-preserved ancient structure. At Chandrabhaga Beach nearby, you can kickback and relax, while browsing through ethnic ornaments made out of shell. Overnight stay in Puri.
A final breakfast in Puri later, set off for Bhubaneshwar. Stop at Sakshigopal Temple, for a look at one of Odisha’s most mythical shrines. Proceed to Pipili, where you can buy the best Applique handicrafts. Check out the magnificent Shanti Stupa and Ashoka rock edicts at Dhauli next. Soak in the aged mystique of Lingaraj Temple, before calling it a day at Nandankanan Zoological Park, famous for its collection of wildlife. Overnight stay in Bhubaneshwar.
Time to check-out and depart for Gopalpur after breakfast. At Gopalpur, you will find yourself at one of India’s most pristine beaches, with its soft, white sands and deep blue bay beyond. Enjoy a day of serenity. Overnight stay in Gopalpur.
After breakfast, it’s time to depart for Bhubaneshwar, just in time for you to catch your train/flight home.