ODISHA TEMPLES AND TRIBAL TOUR
It is very interesting to observing the Tribal Tour Packages in Odisha, tribal culture and traditions, the life style of tribal peoples, their food habits, their clothes, rituals, believes are quite and provides extreme experience. According to the Constitution of the Indian Republic there are 62 distinct tribes are present in different locations of Odisha. The tribal cultures are distinct between different tribes. All tribes are leaving in forest, depending on forest but leaving style, believe and rituals are a little bit different between tribe to tribe. Among all tribes Kondha, Santals, Saura, Bonda are the tribes those are very famous and popular among foreign tourist, many tourists from all over the world visiting Odisha for Tribal Tours of Odisha - Kondha or Kandha are the tribes those contents maximum population than other tribes, people of this tribe are mostly located in Kandhamal, Rayagada, Koraput, Balangir and Boudh districts of Odisha.Santals is another tribe that is located in Mayurbhanj district and more than 500,000 Santal peoples are present. Like other tribes Saura is an important tribe and 300,000 Saura people are present in Ganjam and Puri district. Saura tribes are very important in Jagannath Culture.
DAY 01 -: VISAKHAPATANAM
Arrival at Visakhapatnam Meet by our reprehensive then transfer to hotel. Then Visit to Simhachalam Temple, a great pilgrim site of 9th century Bishnu temple Then back to hotel & Overnight Stay at Hotel.
DAY 02 -: VISAKHAPATANAM - ARAKU - DESIA
Early morning arrival at Visakhapatnam station and board the local train at 6.35 am to Bheja station through picturesque Araku valley. This spectacular train ride passes through various tunnels, mountains, beautiful valleys, waterfall, and tribal hamlet. Upon arrival at Bheja station, meet our Desia Crew who will help you to transfer to Desia camp after lunch walk to nearby harijan, paraja village and enjoy the sunset views at the gorgeous Duduma waterfall then back to hotel Overnight Stay at Desia.
DAY 03 – Desia- Nandapur - Desia
After breakfast, then drive to Nandapur to visit the weekly market for gadaba, Mali tribes. Walk in and around the market and also to the villages. Enjoy the peaceful walk in the valley. Drive back to Desia and overnight stay Overnight stay at Desia.
DAY 04 – Desia Local & Bonda market
After Breakfast Visit the most interesting tribes Of India who is called Bonda or Remo. Especially Bonda ladies adorn with ornaments and jewelries in the upper body and looks very colorful while walk down from hilly trails to this weekly market. Also meet another interesting indigenous gadaba tribe. After a memorable time in the market, walk in and around the market then Back to Desia after Lunch Overnight Stay at Desia.
DAY 05 - DESIA - JAGDALPUR
After Breakfast visit to various paraja, Mali, Harijan villages after lunch proceed to Jagdalpur of Chhattisgarh state, afternoon enjoy the sunset views of the spectacular Chitrakoot waterfall Then Back to Hotel Overnight Stay at Jagdalpur.
DAY 06 - JAGDALPUR & LOCAL Sightseeing
After Breakfast Visit the weekly market of bison horn Muria tribes and their interesting villages. Overnight Stay at Jagdalpur.
DAY 07 - SUN: JAGDALPUR - KORAPUT DROP
Morning Breakfast & check out Then Drive to Kotpad textile village which is famous for its natural dying then proceed to Koraput to visit the hilltop Jagannath temple and drop at the railway station to board the train for Bhubaneswar.
DAY 08 -: BHUBANESWAR
Morning arrival at Bhubaneswar and transfer to hotel After refreshment and breakfast Visit Nandankanan (Monday Closed)Khandagiri & Udayagiri Caves, Tribal museum After Lunch Evening Visit Lingaraj Temple Then Back to Hotel Overnight Stay At Bhubaneswar.
DAY 09 -: BHUBANESWAR - JORANDA – BHUBANESWAR
After breakfast drive to Joranda visits the great monastery at Joranda where the unique Mahima sadhus offer the holy prayer for the sake of universal peace and harmony then back to Bhubaneswar overnight stay At Hotel.
DAY 10 -: BHUBANESWAR – PURI
After breakfast Drive to Puri Enroute visit Konark Arrive at Sun Temple (Konark) represents marvelous architecture of the Kalinga style, one of the world Heritage sites Chandrabhaga confluence of river Chandrabhaga is a fabulous site to Visit & also visit to ASI museum Check in to hotel Then Visit Lord Jagannath temple. Back to Hotel Dinner at Hotel Overnight Stay at Puri.
DAY 11 -: CHILIKA DAY TRIP
Morning After breakfast, proceed to Chilika Lake (Satapara), Asia’s biggest lake, which is one of the most popular tourist places of the world. Take a boat cruise to visit the Irrawaddy Dolphins, sea mouth & Red craps Island. Then Back to Hotel Dinner at hotel Overnight stay at Puri.
DAY 12 -: PURI – RATNAGIRI
After Breakfast & Check-out Drive to Our Ratnagiri Resort, Arrival at Ratnagiri then check- into Hotel. After Lunch Visit Ratnagiri Buddhist Monastery of Sixth Century CE. This great historical Buddhist Monastery was established no later than the reign of the Gupta Narshima Baladitya period. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 13:- Ratnagiri – Bhitarakanika
After breakfast & check-out, proceed to Bhitarakanika. On Arrival, Check into Resort. After refreshment , Go for a boat ride through rivers and numerous creeks to witness the end number of estuarine crocodiles basking on the mud flats of both side of the river covered by the dense mangrove forests which is also a natural habitat for Spotted Deer, endangered Saltwater Crocodile (Crocodiles porous), White Crocodile, Indian Python, King Cobra, black Ibis, Jungle Cat, Hyena, Wild Boar, Sambar, Porcupine, Water Monitor Lizard, Fishing Cat, darters and another attraction is flora and fauna. More than 275 species of residential & migratory birds can be seen nesting, hatching and breeding during the season. Then back to Resort. After refreshment proceed to visit Crocodile Breeding Centre, Museum & Project Area, Bird Sanctuary & Trekking into the hunting Tower of ancient king and creeks back to the ancient Resort. Overnight stay at Resort. This is an ideal place for scientists, biologists, students, scholars and nature lover tourists.
Day 14:- Bhitarakanika – Bhubaneswar Drop
After Breakfast & check out, drop them at the airport / railway station for our flight to return home.
- Accommodation in Twin / Triple Sharing Basis for 06 Nights
- Welcome drink On Arrival At hotel.
- Lord Jagannath temple by our priest.
- Guide charges at Konark sun temple.
- Nandankanan Lion Safari With Entry Fee.
- Guide charges at Khandagiri Udaygiri.
- Bindu sagar Laser Show.
- Free using Of Hotel Facilities.
- All Transfer & sightseeing as per Itinerary by Personalized AC Vehicle
- Packaged Drinking Water per day
- Boating Charges At Chilika Lake
- Toll Tax, Parking Fees, Driver Allowance, Night Halt charges
- Any Airfare / Train Fare
- Travel Insurance
- other expenses not mentioned in inclusion
- Any sightseeing or excursion that is not mentioned in the itinerary
- Any item of personal requirement, such as drinks, Tips, laundry, telephone, etc
- Any medical or evacuation expenses
- Any expenses occur due to natural climate, security, roadblocks, Vehicle Malfunctions and other unexpected reason
- Anything not mentioned in Inclusion
- GST extra (as applicable)