Tuesday, 27 November 2012

Puri and chilika beach tour (3 nigts/4 days)



Day 1 : Bhubaneswar – Dhauli – Hirapur – Pipli – Raghurajpur – Puri :
On Arrival,Morning drive to Puri, enroute visit Dhauli ( Budhist stupa/ peace pagoda ) , Hirapur ( 64 yogini temple ) , Pipli ( the appliqué work village ) & Raghurajpur( the Artisan village), the famous attractions here are the Pattachitra (miniature paintings ), palm leaf engravings, stone carvings, wooden toys, tusser paintings etc. Proceed to Puri and check-in at the hotel. Evening visit to Lord Jagannath Temple (Non Hindus are not allowed) / Relax on the golden beach of puri. Overnight at Puri.
Day 2 : Puri – Konark – Puri :
Morning drive to Konark to visit the Sun temple ( one of the world famous heritage site & famously known as Black Pagoda ). Enroute visit to Ramchandi temple & Chandrabhaga beach (one of the finest beaches with a long stretch of clean sands & the beach has its own lovely serenity ). Return back to Puri. Evening visit to beach market. Overnight at Puri.    
konark temple.
Day 3 : Puri – Chilika – Puri :
Morning drive to Chilika lake at Satpada ( largest brackish water lake ). Take the boat cruise to visit the Irrawaddy Dolphins & Rajhans Island . Return back to Puri. Rest time relax on the golden beach. Overnight at Puri.
Day 4: Puri – Bhubaneswar & Departure :
Drive back to Bhubaneswar and travel back to airport / railway station for onwards journey.