Tuesday, 27 November 2012

Wildlife Tour to Odisha ( 6 Nights / 7 Days )



Day 01 - Arrival at Bhubaneswar :
On arrival at Bhubaneswar airport received by our representative. Then check-in to the hotel. Later, half day sightseeing of tribal museum ( closed on Monday ), Khandagiri & Udaigiri Jain caves (oldest rock cut caves ).Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
Day 02 : Bhubaneswar :
Morning after breakfast visit to famous city temples including Rajarani,Parsurameswar,Mukteswar ( Gem of Odia architecture ), Brahmeswar & Lingaraj. After lunch visit to Nandankanan Zoo ( closed on Monday ).This Zoo is famous for the white tiger safari. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.    
lingaraj temple
Bhitarkanika image
Day 03 : Bhubaneswar – Bhitarkanika :
Morning after breakfast drive to Rajnagar and take the boat cruise to Dangmal-hub of the sanctuary (45 minutes scenic cruise from Khola-entry point). Enjoy the Mangrove forest & crocodiles by boat cruise. Arrival at Dangmal and Check in at the Forest cottage. Evening with a cup of Tea/coffee relax with the endangered deer. Overnight at Forest cottage.
Day 04 : Bhitarkanika :
Morning cruise to the Bird Sanctuary & trekking into the Hunting tower of the ancient King of Kanika. (Trek will be of 3/4 hrs) Back to resort. Later visit to Crocodile museum & Interpretation centre. Dinner & Overnight at Forest cottage.    
Bhitarkanika crocodiles
puri jagannath temple
Day 05 : Bhitarkanika – Puri :
After morning breakfast cruise back to Khola ( the exit point ) to have last look to natures paradise . Then drive back to Puri via Bhubaneswar. Check in to the hotel. Then relax on the golden beach. Overnight at Puri.
Day 06 : Puri – Konark – Puri :
Morning visit to Jagannath temple ( Non Hindus are not allowed ). Then drive to Konark to visit the Sun temple ( one of the world famous heritage sites, also known as black pagoda ). Enroute visit Ramchanditemple & Chandrabhaga beach. Also visit to the Fishermen Village. Return to Puri. Evening visit of Lord Jagannath Temple (Non Hindus are not allowed) / Relax on the golden beach of Puri. Overnight at Puri.    
konark sun temple
bhubaneswar airport
Day 07 : Puri – Bhubaneswar + departure transfer :
Morning drive back to Bhubaneswar and transfer to airport for onwards journey.