Duration:13 Days/12 Nights
Destinations: (New Delhi - Bhubaneshwar - Konark - Puri - Tapta Pani - Rayagada - Jeypore - Bhubaneshwar - Kolkata - New Delhi)
Upon arrival at Delhi by flight. We will do your traditional Swagat' (Welcome), our representative would assist you at the airport & transfer to your pre-booked hotel for check-in.
Overnight Hotel- Delhi (B)
After breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Old Delhi visiting the Raj Ghat, the site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated; Jama Masjid - the largest mosque in India; and the Red Fort - once the most opulent fort and palace of the Moghul Empire.
In the afternoon take a sightseeing tour of New Delhi visiting the Humayun's Tomb, the Qutub Minar. Drive along the ceremonial avenue - Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House and the President's Residence.
Overnight Hotel- Delhi (B)
In the morning after having our breakfast we drive to the airport for the flight to Bhubaneshwar. Bhubaneshwar is considered the most sacred city in Orissa. Bhubaneshwar (The Lord of the universe) is now the modern capital city of the Indian State Orissa. Upon arrival at Bhubaneshwar, you will be transferred to the hotel. Bhubaneshwar had once 7000 temples that were built between 8th and 13th centuries.
Overnight Hotel- Bhubaneshwar (B)
Today we will visit some of the finest examples of the classical temple architecture including Lingraj, Rajrani and Mukteshwar temples and then drive through the tropical coastal area to the famous temples of Konark. Konark was once the centre of Buddhism in India. Now it is famous for the Hindu temples. The world famous Surya Temple is dedicated to God Surya (Sun). The King Langula Narasimha Deva built this temple in the 13th century AD. Surya temple of Konark represents the complete development of Orissian style and architecture that is the only one time example in India being the most beautiful without any counter piece. After visiting this temple we drive to Puri.
Late evening arrival in Puri and transferred to the hotel. Overnight Hotel- Puri (B).
Puri is one of the four most important pilgrimage centre for Hindus. Today in the morning we visit the Jagannath temple of Puri. The temple of Lord Jagannath (God Vishnu), who is considered the preserver of the world in Hinduism, attracts thousands on feast every day, particularly at the time of 'Rath Yatra' (the car festival). The Jagannath temple is also referred as the white Pagoda and it accommodates 5000 priests in its premises. It's an experience to observe the activities of the pilgrims visiting this unique temple. It is one of the most sacred temples in India. In the afternoon we visit the Puri beach. The Puri Beach is also known as one of India's finest beaches. Puri Beach attracts millions of travellers to India with its strategic setting and religious importance.
Overnight Hotel- Puri (B)
after breakfast we drive to Tapta Pani. Enroute we visit Chilka Lake and roadside semi tribal villages.
Overnight Hotel (B)
In the morning we will drive to Rayagada. En-route we will visit Desia Kondh Tribal Village in Puttasingh area. Then we will embark on a mild hiking on the Niyamagiri Hills to view the Dongaria Kondh Tribal hamlets. Return back to Rayagada and en route visit the Kutia Kondh Tribal village.
Overnight Hotel (B)
In the morning we will drive from Rayagada to Jeypore. En- route visit Dongariya Kondh Tribe at Chatikona. In the evening we will visit market of Bonda and Godhaba Tribes. Overnight Hotel (B)
Today after having breakfast we drive further and visit Gupteshvar Cave and Dhuruba Tribal Village.
In the afternoon we drive to Bhubaneshwar. Then we drive to the airport for flight to Kolkata (formerly known as Calcutta). Kolkata is India's largest city and one of the biggest cities in south Asia. This city was earlier a colonial city of the British in India. Upon arrival, you will be met by an Caper Travels representative and transferred to the hotel. Evening will be at leisure. Overnight Hotel (B)
Today we will explore this vibrant and lively city during the whole day tour. We will visit the Victoria Memorial and magnificent buildings in the area of Chowringhee and Dalhousie Square. We also visit the Jain Temple, the temple of Goddess Kali and the Fort Williams. In the area Joransanko we have the opportunity to visit the family house of the famous Indian writer Ravindranath Tagore.
after breakfast we drive to airport for flight to New Delhi. Arrive in New Delhi in the afternoon. Rest of the day will be at leisure. After dinner we leave the hotel for the airport. Get Tour Quote
Today after breakfast will drop to Airport to board the flight for onward journey with some sweet memories of the tour
Tour concludes. India Tour Makers thanks you for your patronage and ensures a punctual transfer to the Railway Station / Airport for your onward travel.