Arrive at the Delhi international airport where our representative will assist you to check in the hotel and after refresh go for sightseeing tour to explore the tourist attractions in Delhi. The places to visit here includes Jama Masjid, Gandhi Memorial, Red Fort, Parliament House, India Gate, Qutub Minar Complex and Humayun’s Tomb. Stay overnight at the hotel in Delhi.
Day 2 :
Delhi – Bhubaneswar by flight
Board a flight to Bhubaneswar in the morning. Arrive at the Bhubaneswar airport where our representative will meet you and help you check in the hotel and later proceed for a half-day sightseeing tour of Bhubaneswar including Lingaraja Temple, Mukateswara Temple, Rajarani Temple and Vaital Temple. Overnight stay in Bhubaneswar.
Day 3 :
Go for a full-day excursion to the Buddhist monasteries and monuments especially the rock cut caves in the hilltop complexes of Lalitgiri, Ratnagiri and Udayagiri. Return to Bhubaneswar for overnight stay.
Afte breakfast, drive to Dhauli, just 8 km from Bhubhaneshwar, Dhauli Hills are famous for the Ashoka edicts. You will visit the Vishwa Shanti stupa and Peace Pagoda. Later proceed to Hirapur to visit the Chausath Yogini Temple dedicated to Shakti. The walls bear beautiful carvings of Yoginis and nine Katyayanis. Next is Pipli where we stop to admire the handicrafts and arts of this region. After that we proceed to Raghurajpur, a village famous for its heritage crafts. This is the home of Pattachitra painters, an art that goes back to the 5th century BC. Finally proceed to Puri, the holy city and also one fine beach destination. Check into your hotel room for overnight stay.
Day 5 :
Puri – Konark - Puri
Early in the morning, visit the Jagannath Temple for and then we proceed to the beach to get some fresh air. Spend some time here relaxing or bathing in the sea and then we proceed to Konark, another famous beach and temple site. The Sun temple in Konark is spectacular, dating back to the 13th century. The Konark beach is only 3 km from the Temple and beautiful in its own right. You will love spending a couple of hours here and watch the sun set into the ocean before returning to Puri.
Day 6 :
Puri – Chilika - Gopalpur
After breakfast,drive to Chilika. It is a large water body comprising of a lagoon of brackish water spread over Ganjam, Khurda and Puri districts. It is home to a variety of flora and hundreds of bird species. Go boating on the waters to explore Birds Island and Nalabana Island. It is then time to proceed to Gopalpur, another fabulous beach resort where you check into your hotel and stay for the night.
Day 7 :
Gopalpur (Taratarini and Patisonapur Beaches)
Gopalpur is not just the beach but it is also famous for the Taratarini temple. We climb a small hillock to view this temple and then proceed to Patisonapur. In comparison to the more crowded beaches, Patisonapur is relatively quiet and gives time spend leisure time. Watch as the sun sets and then return to Gopalpur for the overnight stay.
Day 8 :
Gopalpur - Bhubhaneshwar
After breakfast, drive to Bhubhaneshwar where you check into your room on arrival. Rest of the day is free to relax.
Day 9 :
Bhubhaneshwar - Chandipur
After breakfast, drive to Chandipur to visit the Khirachora Gopinath temple after which we check into the hotel. Refresh, put on appropriate beach wear and head for the Chandipur beach. This beautiful beach is number two in terms of popularity and is serene . From here you to Balaramgadi where the river meets the sea. As the sun sets you return to hotel for the overnight stay.
Day 10 :
Chandipur - Bhubhaneshwar
In the morning, visit the Panchlingeshwar temple located on top of a small hillock. The view is simply marvelous from here and the sight of a spring flowing from the five lingams is one to awe the mind. You can have lunch by the side of the spring, relax and wander off before you return to Bhubhaneshwar. Overnight in Bhubneshwar.
Day 11 :
Breakfast is served and after that our representative will assist you with onward departure for the airport or railway station. The tour ends here.