BHUBANESWAR- EXCURSION TO KONARK & PURI – BHUBANESWAR
DURATION: 03 NIGHTS / 04 DAYS
PLACES COVERED: – BHUBANESWAR- EXCURSION TO KONARK & PURI – BHUBANESWAR
Day 01: Arrival at Bhubaneswar
On arrival at Bhubaneswar airport met by our representative . Then transfer to hotel. Later half day sightseeing of tribal museum ( closed on Monday ), Khandagiri & Udaigiri Jain caves ( oldest rock cut caves, the caves are reminiscent of influence of Buddhism and Jainism in Odisha ). Overnight stay at Bhubaneswar.
Day 02: Bhubaneswar
Morning after breakfast visit to famous city temples including Parsurameswar ( built in 650 AD, is one of the oldest temples existing in Bhubaneswar & typical example of the Orissan style of temple architecture) , Mukteswar ( Gem of Orissan architecture ), Brahmeswar ( built in 11th century AD, is a milestone in the temple architecture of Orissa) , Rajarani ( it was constructed in the 10th and 11th century from reddish gold sandstone called ‘Rajarani’ in the local dialect ) & Lingaraj ( it was built in 1114 AD to the glory of Shiva & is the biggest temple in Bhubaneswar). After lunch visit to Nandankanan Zoo ( closed on Monday ).This Zoo is famous for the white tiger safari and Botanical garden. Overnight stay at Bhubaneswar.
Day 03 : Excursion to Konark & Puri
Morning after breakfast drive to Puri enroute visit Dhauli (Budhist stupa / peace pagoda ) , Pipli ( the applique work village ) and Konark Sun Temple ( famously known as black pagoda ). Then proceed to Puri and visit of Lord Jagannath Temple (Non Hindus are not allowed). Enjoy some time in the golden beach. Back to Bhubaneswar & Overnight stay.
Day 04: Departure transfer
Morning transfer to airport to board the flight for onwards journey.