Day 01: Arrival in Portblair
Board fight for Portblair at Bhubaneswar Airport.
Arrival at Port Blair Airport & move to the hotel with our envoy. After lunch start the breathtaking trip to Corbyns Cove Beach, one of the most picturesque, coconut palm fringed beach, 7 kms away from Port Blair town, and to the Cellular Jail, a place of pilgrimage for all freedom loving people. One can also view the history of the heroic freedom struggle which is brought alive in a moving Light & Sound Show at the Cellular Jail.
Day 2: Portblair – Havelock
Depart to Havelock Island by ferry to Havelock Island. Enjoy your afternoon at the World Famous Radha Nagar Beach (Beach number 7). Overnight stay at respective Hotel / Resort at Havelock Island
Day 3 : Havelock – Portblair
Entire Morning at leisure. After checking out from the Resort by 1000 hrs, leave your baggage at the Reception of the Resort and proceed to Kala Pathar by road. Get a glimpse of various Resorts & Dive centers enroute. Return back to your resort for lunch. Sail for Port Blair in the evening. Upon return from Havelock Island overnight stay at respective Hotel at Port Blair.
Day 4: Portblair
The voyage begins with a mesmerizing scrutiny in a boat to see under- water marine life and rarest varieties of corals by glass bottom boat and snorkelling in the North Bay. After lunch proceed for the sightseeing tour in and around the city like Fisheries Museum (Aquarium) - exhibits species of marine life peculiar to the islands, Anthropological Museum - displays tribal essential and artefacts’, Naval Marine Museum (Samudrika) - gives a good retrospect of the history, shells, Corals marine life, geography and archaeology of these islands.Evening is free for Shopping.
Day 5: Departure transfers to Airport
Morning after breakfast check out from hotel than proceed to Airport to board flight for Bhubaneswar.
Arrival at Bhubaneswar
On an arrival check in to hotel. Freshen up. Than proceed for famous city temples including Lingaraj, Parsurameswar, Mukteswar & Rajarani temple. After lunch visit tribal museum (closed on Monday), Khandagiri & Udaigiri Jain caves.
Day 06: Bhubaneswar - Konark - Puri
Morning after breakfast drive to Puri enroute visit Dhauli (Budhist stupa/ peace pagoda), Pipli (the appliqué work village) and Konark Sun Temple (famously known as black pagoda). Then proceed to Puri and check in to the hotel. Evening visit of Lord Jagannath Temple (Non Hindus are not allowed) / Relax on the golden beach of puri. Overnight at Puri.
Day 07: Puri - Chilika - Puri
Morning drive to Chilika lake at Satpada (the largest brackish water lake ) . Take the boat cruise to visit the Irrawaddy Dolphins & Rajhans Island. Return back to Puri. Evening visit to beach market. Overnight at Puri.
Day 08: Puri – Raghurajpur – Bhubaneswar
Morning drive back to Bhubaneswar enroute visit Raghurajpur (Artisan village, the most famous attraction here is the Pattachitra, paintings on pieces of fabric.). Proceed to airport to board the flight for onwards journey.
PLACES COVERED: PORTBLAIR - HAVELOCK – BHUBANESWAR – PURI –KONARK - CHILIKA – RAGHURAJPUR- BHUBANESWAR