Day 01: Arrival at Kolkata
On arrival at Kolkata airport our representative will meet and assist you at the airport. Later transfer and check into the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 02: In & Around At Kolkata
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning visit the flower market on the riverbanks in Howrah. Later enjoy boat-ride on the Hooghly. In the afternoon proceed for sightseeing of the metropolis includes the imposing Victoria Memorial, St Paul's Cathedral and the Indian Museum that houses one of the best collections of Indian art. Overnight at Kolkatta.
DAY 03: Kolkata – Bhubaneswar
Morning transfer to Kolkata airport to board the flight for Bhubaneswar. On arrival at Bhubaneswar visit famous city temples including Rajarani, Parsurameswar, Mukteswar, Lingaraj & Brahmeswar. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
Day 04: Excursion To Diamond Triangle
After breakfast make a day Excursion to the diamond triangle (Ratnagiri-Udayagiri & Lalitgiri) explore the chityas, Viharas and Stupas. Can be seen the Museum at Ratnagiri.
Back to hotel and have dinner and retire for the day. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
Day 05: Bhubaneswar – Chilika – Gopalpur
Morning visit to Khandagiri & Udaigiri Jain caves. Then drive to Gopalpur enroute visit Chilika lagoon ( the largest brackish water lake ) and enjoy the boat cruise to discover the migratory birds island at Nalaban. Then continue drive to the Gopalpur on sea. Check into the hotel, have dinner and retire for the day. Overnight at Gopalpur.
Day 06: Excursion To Chandragiri
After breakfast drive to Chandragiri, situated in between the lush green forest - a unique destination for the Buddhist. Here you can see the Tibetian settlement. Return back to Gopalpur. Overnight at Gopalpur.
Day 07: Gopalpur – Puri
Morning after breakfast drive to Puri and check in to the hotel. Then visit to Jagannath temple ( non hindus are not allowed ) / Relax on the golden beach. Overnight at Puri.
Day 08: Puri – Konark – Puri
Morning after breakfast drive to Konark to visit the Sun temple ( famously known as black pagoda and it is one of the world famous heritage site ). Enroute visit to Ramchandi temple & Chandrabhaga beach.Also visit to Fishermens village. Return back to Puri. Evening visit to beach market. Overnight at Puri.
Day 09: Puri – Varanasi
Morning enjoy the sun rise at the golden beach of Puri. Then transfer to railway station to board the train for Varanasi. Overnight in Train.
Day 10: Arrival At Varanasi
On arrival our representative will meet and assist you at the railway station. Then transfer and check into the hotel.Later proceed for excursion tour to Sarnath, where Lord Buddha preached his first sermon. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 11: Varanasi
Early morning enjoy the boat ride at Ganges. Breakfast at the hotel.Later proceed for full day sightseeing visiting Bharat Mata Temple, Durga Temple, Tulsi Manas and the Banaras Hindu University. Overnight in Hotel.
Day 12: Varanasi - Bodhgaya
Breakfast at the hotel. Check out and drive to
Bodhgaya - the place where Lord Buddha attained enlightenment. On arrival check into the hotel. Afternoon proceed to visit Bodhgaya Temple. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 13: Excursion to Rajgir & Nalanda
Breakfast at the hotel. Then visit to Ranger: The Buddha spent many years in Rajgir and delivered some of the most important discourses here. In Rajgir, visit the Gridhkut Hill and Vishwa Shanti Stupa among other attractions.
Nalanda: It was the first residential international university of the world with strength of 2,000 teachers and 10,000 monks' students from all over the Buddhist world. In Nalanda, visit the ruins of Nalanda University and Nalanda Archaeological Museum. Return back to Bodhagaya. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 14: Departure from Bodhgaya
Check out from the hotel and transfer to airport to board the flight for onwards journey.
Places Covered: Kolkata-Bhubaneswar – Gopalpur – Puri – Varanasi - Bodhgaya