On Arrival at Bhubaneswar airport/railway station met by our representative & transfer to the hotel. Later if time permits visit Khandagiri & Udayagiri Jain Caves. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
Bhubaneswar- Diamond Triangle- Bhubaneswar
After breakfast excursion to the diamond triangle of Orissa – Ratnagiri (has a rich concentration of Buddhist antiquities), Lalitgiri (oldest Buddhist center of Orissa) & Udaigiri (largest Buddhist complexes in Orissa). Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
Bhubaneswar – Dhauli – Pipli – Konark – Puri
Morning after breakfast visit Dhauli (the peace pagoda) & Ashokan Rock Edicts (This is the place where the great battle of Kalinga took place and King Chandashok was transmigrated to become the Great Dharmashok. Emperor Ashok was converted to Buddhist and became the great patron of the religion). Later visit Pipli Applique work Village, Konark Sun Temple & Kuruma buddhist site. Overnight at Puri.
Puri – Chilika – Puri
Morning Sightseeing of Puri. Then excursion to Satapada on Chilika Lake (largest brackish water lake
of Asia). Take the boat cruise to see the Irrawaddy Dolphins. Overnight at Puri.
Puri – Raghurajpur- Bhubaneswar
Morning drive back to Bhubaneswar en route visiting Raghurajpurartisan village (famous for pattachitra, palm leaf engravings, stone/wooden carvings, tusser paintings etc.). Check-in to the hotel. After Lunch visit State Museum (closed on Monday) & Temples covering Parsurameswar, Mukteswar, Rajarani, & Lingaraj (known as the ‘gem of Orissan architecture’). Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
Departure from Bhubaneswar
Morning check out from the hotel and transfer to airport for onward journey.
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