Day 01: Arrival at Bhubaneswar – Puri
On arrival at Bhubaneswar airport / railway station drive to Puri enroute visit Dhauli the peace pagoda & Pipli the applique village. On arrival check in to the hotel. Rest time relax on the beach. Overnight at Puri.
Day 02: Puri – Konark – Bhubaneswar
Morning visit to Jagannath temple (non Hindus are not allowed). Then drive to Konark to visit the Sun temple temple (one of the world famous heritage site & famously known as Black Pagoda). Proceed to Bhubaneswar and check in to the hotel. Then visit to Khandagiri & Udaigiri Jain caves (oldest rock cut caves, the caves are reminiscent of influence of Buddhism and Jainism in Orissa). Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
Day 03: Bhubaneswar - Lalitgiri - Ratnagiri – Bhitarkanika
Morning after breakfast drive to Rajnagar enroute visit Lalitgiri & Ratnagiri the Buddhist site. On arrival at Rajnagar take the boat cruise to Dangmal-hub of the sanctuary (45 minutes scenic cruise from Khola-entry point). Enjoy the Mangrove forest & crocodiles by boat cruise. Arrival at Dangmal and Check in at the Forest cottage. Evening with a cup of Tea/coffee relax with the endangered deer. Overnight at Forest cottage.
Day 04: 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 centre. Dinner & Overnight at Forest cottage.
Day 05: Bhitarkanika – Chandipur
After morning breakfast cruise back to Chandbali to have last look to natures paradise.Then drive to Chandipur by road and check in to the hotel. Then visit to Chandipur beach (the beach where the water receeds 5 kms away from the beach). Overnight at Chandipur.
Day 06: Chandipur – Similipal
Morning visit to Panchalingeswar (situated on a hillock). Then drive to Similipal and check in to Jungle Lodge at Ramtirtha. Overnight at Jungle Lodge.
Day 07: Similipal
Morning after breakfast start for Jungle Safari by jeep to visit Bareipani – waterfall, Uski – waterfall, Joranda – waterfall, Gudgudia - Orkitorium - plants, Chahala - sighting animals). Packed Lunch would be Served Enroute.Evening return to Ramatirtha.Dinner & night stay at Jungle Lodge.
Day 08: Similipal – Bhubaneswar
Morning drive back to Bhubaneswar and check in to the hotel. Rest of the time is free for own activities. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
Day 09: Departure transfer
Morning transfer to airport for onwards journey.
PLACES COVERED: BHUBANESWAR-PURI-KONARK- BHUBANESWAR- BHITARKANIKA - CHANDIPUR - SIMILIPAL - BHUBANESWAR