Embark on a thrilling 09-day journey through Orissa’s bespoke cultural tour and immerse yourself in the rich traditions and vibrant heritage of the Orissa Tribal communities. This luxury tour of India offers a unique opportunity to witness the enchanting tribal cultures that have thrived in this region for centuries. From visiting bustling tribal markets to witnessing captivating tribal dances, every moment of this tour is designed to provide an authentic and immersive experience. With round trip hotel transfers in a private chauffeured car and a knowledgeable English-speaking guide, you can explore the hidden gems and scenic locations of Orissa with ease. This tour can also be combined with visits to other cities in Orissa, allowing you to delve deeper into the cultural tapestry of this incredible state. Don’t miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime adventure!
Exploring the Enchanting Land of Orissa: A Journey Through Its Untold Stories
Day 1: Arrive Delhi
On arrival in Delhi, you will be greeted and transferred to The Taj Mahal Hotel where you will be staying. Take some time to relax and settle in before embarking on your exploration of the city the following day. Delhi offers a fascinating blend of old and new, with its contrasting neighbourhoods and iconic landmarks waiting to be discovered.
On arrival stay at The Taj Mahal Hotel.
Day 2: Delhi
Continue your exploration of Delhi by visiting the bustling markets of Chandni Chowk and the majestic Red Fort. Don’t miss the opportunity to sample some delicious street food and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of this captivating city.
Day 3: Delhi – Bhubaneshwar
Continue your Orissa’s bespoke cultural tour by taking an early morning flight to Bhubaneshwar. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to the Hotel, where you can unwind and prepare for the exploration of this small city. Bhubaneshwar is renowned for its extraordinary temples, including the famous Lingaraj Temple, which you will have the opportunity to admire from the outside.
Day 4: Bhubaneshwar
Continue your exploration of Bhubaneshwar by visiting other remarkable temples in the city, such as the Mukteshwar Temple and the Rajarani Temple. Marvel at the intricate carvings and architectural beauty of these ancient structures, immersing yourself in the rich history and spirituality of the region.
Day 5: Bhubaneshwar – Dhauli – Pipli – Konark – Puri
Continue your journey by taking a short morning drive to Puri, a small town overlooking the Bay of Bengal. During your stay at the Mayfair Beach Resort, make sure to visit the damaged but still magnificent Sun Temple at Konark, as well as the charming villages of Pipli and Dhauli along the way. Puri is known for its holiness, so take the opportunity to explore the town and visit the impressive Jagannath Temple.
Day 6: Puri
Today after breakfast proceed to explore the small beach town Puri is religious place of India and explore the Jagannath Temple. Afternoon at leisure. Enjoy the serene beaches and take in the breathtaking views of the Bay of Bengal. Don’t forget to try some of the local seafood delicacies for a true taste of Puri.
Day 7: Puri – Bhubaneshwar – Kolkata
Continue your journey by taking an early morning flight to Kolkata. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to the Taj Bengal Hotel, where you can relax and prepare for a day of exploration. Start your day with a visit to the vibrant flower markets on the banks of the Hooghly River, immersing yourself in the colorful sights and fragrant aromas. Afterwards, delve into the rich history of Kolkata, admiring its grand Victorian buildings and discovering the literary heritage of this city that has nurtured some of India’s greatest writers.
Day 8: Kolkata
Continue your exploration of Kolkata by visiting iconic landmarks such as the Victoria Memorial and the Howrah Bridge. Immerse yourself in the bustling streets of the city, experiencing the vibrant culture and sampling delicious street food. In the evening, take a leisurely stroll along the banks of the Hooghly River, enjoying the picturesque sunset views before departing for your onward destination the next morning.
Day 9: Depart Kolkata
As Orissa’s bespoke cultural tour comes to an end, bid farewell to the vibrant city of Kolkata and embark on your early morning departure for your onward destination. Reflect on the rich experiences and memories you have gathered throughout your exploration of India’s cultural and historical gems.