GOLDEN TRIANGLE INDIA WITH VARANASI & ODISHA WILDLIFE
Destination : Bhitarkanika - Bhubaneswar - Chilika - Konark - Odisha - Puri - Varanasi
Category: Special Packages for US Traveller
Duration : 16 Nights / 17 Days
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Day 01: Arrival at Delhi
On arrival at Delhi airport meet by our representative and transfer to hotel. If time permit visit to India Gate & pass through Parliament house. Night stay at Delhi.
Day 02: Delhi
After breakfast proceed for full day sightseeing city tour of Delhi including Red Fort, Raj Ghat, Humayun’s Tomb, Lotus Temple (Bahai), Qutub Minar & Jantar Mantar. Overnight stay at Delhi.
Day 03: Delhi - Agra
After Breakfast checkout from the hotel and drive to Agra. Enroute visit Sikandara - the mausoleum of Emperor Akbar. On arrival check-in to your hotel. Afternoon visit The world famous Taj Mahal - the most precious gift of love built by Emperor Shah Jahan for his loving wife Mumtaz. Evening free for leisure. Overnight stay at Agra.
Day 04: Agra - Jaipur
After breakfast visit Agra Fort & proceed to the Pink City of Jaipur. Enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri - once the capital of Mughal Emperor Akbar. Also visit the Buland Darwaza, the largest gateway in the world. On arrival at Jaipur, check into your hotel. Overnight stay at Jaipur.
Day 05: Jaipur
After breakfast start for full day local sightseeing in Jaipur. Visit Amber Fort & Palace, "Gaitore" Cenetophs (Front View), take a photo stop at Jal Mahal, City Palace & Museum, Jantar Mantar (Observatory) & take a photo stop at Hawa Mahal. Evening free for leisure. Overnight stay at Jaipur.
Day 06: Jaipur – Varanasi (overnight in train)
Morning visit Laxminarayan Temple (Birla Mandir), Moti Dungri temple. Enjoy shopping at local market like Bapu bazaar, Johri Bazar, M.I. Road etc. Afternoon board the train to Varanasi.
Day 07: Arrival at Varanasi
On arrival at Varanasi transfer to hotel. After freshen up proceed for excursion tour to Sarnath where Lord Buddha preached his first sermon. Visit to Chaukhandi Stupa ,Dhamek Stupa and the Ashoka Pillar. Back to hotel & Overnight stay.
Day 08: Varanasi sightseeing
Early morning enjoy the boat ride at Ganges. Breakfast at the hotel. Then proceed for full day sightseeing of Bharat Mata Temple, Durga Temple, Tulsi Manas and the Banaras Hindu University. Overnight stay at Varanasi.
Day 09: Varanasi – Bhubaneswar
Morning after breakfast drop to airport to board the flight for Bhubaneswar. On arrival at Bhubaneswar airport transfer to hotel. Later half day sightseeing of famous city temples including Lingaraj, Parsurameswar, Mukteswar, Brahmeswar & Rajarani. Overnight stay at Bhubaneswar.
Day 10: Bhubaneswar – Bhitarkanika
Morning after breakfast drive to Bhitarkanika enroute visit to diamond triangle of Orissa – Ratnagiri (has a rich concentration of Buddhist antiquities), Lalitgiri (oldest Buddhist center of Orissa) & Udaigiri (largest Buddhist complexes in Orissa). Proceed to Bhitarkanika and check in to the forest resort & Night stay.
Day 11: Bhitarkanika
Morning cruise to the Bird Sanctuary & trekking into the Hunting tower of the ancient King of Kanika. (Trek will be of 3/4 hrs) Back to resort. Later visit to Crocodile museum & Interpretation center. Dinner & Overnight at Forest cottage.
Day 12: Bhitarkanika – Puri
Morning drive to Puri enroute visit Dhauli the peace pagoda & Pipli the applique village. Check in to the hotel. Then relax on the golden beach. Overnight stay at Puri.
Day 13: Puri – Konark – Puri
Morning visit to Jagannath temple (Non Hindus are not allowed). Then drive to Konark to visit the Sun temple (one of the world famous heritage sites, also known as black pagoda). Enroute visit Ramchanditemple & Chandrabhaga beach. Also visit to the Fishermen Village. Return to Puri. Evening visit of Lord Jagannath Temple (Non Hindus are not allowed) / Relax on the golden beach of Puri. Overnight at Puri.
Day 14: Puri – Chilika Lake
Morning drive to Chilika Lake at Barkul and check in to the hotel. Take boat cruise to visit the temple island & Nalabana Island. Overnight stay at Chilika.
Day 15: Chilika Lake
Day 16: Chilika Lake – Bhubaneswar
Morning drive to Bhubaneswar enroute visit Khandagiri & Udaigiri Jain caves. Check in to the hotel. Evening visit to Sudershan craft village & Raas. Overnight stay at Bhubaneswar.
Day 17: Drop to Bhubaneswar airport