Day 1 – Arrival in Bhubaneswar
Upon Arrival at Bhubaneswar Airport/ Railway station. Our rep will meet and assist you in getting transferred to Puri, which 60 km away. Freshen up and proceed on a local sight-seeing trip in Puri. Visit, the beautiful Jagannath Temple, the Lokanath Temple, the Sonar Gouranga Temple and the Bedi Hanuman Temple, if time permits. Next, return to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 2 – Sightseeing in Puri
After a hearty breakfast, if you may wish, visit Jagannath Temple to witness the morning rituals- ‘The Mangal Arati’. Then proceed on a sightseeing trip to Puri, Visit the famous Sun Temple (Konark Temple). En route, you visit the Chandrabhaga Beach, the Ramachandi Temple, the Beleswar Temple, and the fabulous Raghurajpur, an artisan village, famous for it’s miniature paintings. In the evening, return to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 3 – Chilika Lake Tour
After a yummy breakfast, proceed to the beautiful Chilika Lake. En route, visit the grand Alaranatha Temple and the Maa Baliharachandi Temple. Later, return to Puri, for an overnight stay.
Day 4 – Sightseeing in Bhubaneswar
After a hearty breakfast, check-out from the hotel and proceed to Bhubaneswar. En route, visit the Sakshi Gopal Temple, the Dhauli Giri, a Buddhist Stupa, the Lingaraja Temple, the Muktesvara Temple, the Rajarani Temple and the grand Parashurameshvara Temple. Later, return to your hotel for an overnight stay in Bhubaneswar.
Day 5 – Departure from Bhubaneswar
This day marks the culmination of the trip. Post breakfast, check-out from the hotel and proceed on a local sightseeing trip in Bhubaneswar. Visit the Jain caves and the monuments at Khandagiri & Udayagiri and then visit the Nandankanan Zoological Park. Later, get transferred to Bhubaneswar Airport/Railway station for your onward journey to your hometown.
|Destination||Hotels Used||Cost Per Person|
|Ma Puri||Hotel Empires Puri /Similar 3*||INR 11,999/-|
|Pur Bhubaneshawar||Hotel Excellency /Similar 3*|
Passport and Visa
All nationalities require a full passport that must be valid for 6 months beyond the intended length of stay. It is your responsibility to have the correct personal documents and obtain your own visa in accordance with the regulations of the country you are to visit. Further country specific information is available at Indian Missions Abroad.
Vaccinations and Health
Recommended vaccinations are Typhoid, TB, Polio, Tetanus and Hepatitis A. India is a malarial area and you should take appropriate precautions. We are not medical experts and suggest you consult your Doctor or Vaccination centre for up to date information.
The closest International Airports to Odisha are in Kolkata, capital of West Bengal and Hyderabad, capital of Andhra Pradesh. The capital of Odisha, Bhubaneshawar has a Domestic Airport.
Odisha is well connected to the rest of India by plane and train. The Domestic Airport at Bhubaneswar, the capital of Odisha is only a 3 hour drive from Puri where many of our journeys start and finish. Domestic air travel has gathered momentum in recent years and its now easy to cross the country.
Alternatively consult the world’s largest rail network, Indian Railways.
The currency in India is Rupees. 1 Indian Rupee = 63 Euro.
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ATM machines (both Visa and Mastercard) are the most convenient way to access money during your journey. For travellers cheques, the easiest to change are Thomas Cook or American Express in Euro, US Dollars or British Pounds. The same currencies are advised for exchanging cash. You will have access to these facilities in the capital cities of Kolkata, Visakhapatnam (Vizag), Bhubaneswar and Puri.
You will be on the move a good deal, so pack as lightly as possible (try to stay under 20 kg). Be aware that dress standards in India are conservative. Loose, lightweight, long clothing is both respectful and cool. We recommend long sleeves to mitigate the use of chemical sunscreens and mosquito repellents polluting our waterways. Singlets, tank tops and shorts are not suitable. Warm clothes are necessary for cool evenings in the highlands.
Limited Period Offer (valid till 30th Sept 2018)
Taste of Odisha “Puri &Konark (Sun Temple)”
3 Nights Puri / 1 Night Bhubaneshawar
Package Cost Per Person: – INR 11,999/- * without flight