Treasures of Odisha with Andhra Pradesh
11 Nights & 12 Days
02 Nights in Bhubaneswar
03 Nights in Puri
01 Night in Rambha
03 Nights in Gopalpur
02 Nights in Visakhapatnam
Day 01 : Arrival Bhubneshwar
Insight Vacationss welcomes you to the temple city of Bhubaneshwar. On arrival meet our representative & later transfer to your Hotel. Afternoon visit Tribal Museum followed by Khandagiri & Udaigiri Caves - an excellent example of Jain Cave Art, built by Kharavela around 1st - 2nd Century BC for Jain monks. Evening visit Sriram Temple & Ekamra Hat. Overnight at Hotel
Day 02 : Bhubenswar Sightseeing
Today morning after breakfast shall be take for temple tours of Bhubaenswar. Finest temples are the Lingraj Temple, Rajrani Temple, Mukteshwar Temple, Parsurameshwar and Brahmeshwar Temple. These temples are some of the best specimen of the Odisha Temple architecture. Afternoon visit Nandankanan Zoological Park. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 03 : Bhubaneswar to Puri via Dhauli, Pipli & Konark
After an early breakfast drive to Puri. Enroute visit Dhauli Peace Pagoda famous for the Ashokan rock edicts dating back to 2nd century B:C, Pipli -The colourful applique Village where you can see the colouful Odishan handicrafts. Later proceed to the famous temple at Konark. See the beautiful Sun temple built in the 13th century in honour of the Sun God. Its exquisite carvings, the life-size statues of Lions and Elephants, colossal figures of warriors on horses, scenes of battle and the case-all testify to the high standard of ancient Indian art and architectural skill. On arrival at Puri check into Hotel. Evening free at Leisure.Overnight at the hotel.
Day 04 : Puri
This morning visit the Lord Jagannath Temple built in the 15th century AD and crowned with Vishnu's wheel and flag dominate the landscape at Puri. The temple with its elaborate carvings and mouldings are very fine examples of Odisha architecture. Visit various temples & maths in and around Puri. Afternoon is free and you may visit the long stretch of golden beach, shallow enough to walk out a long distance, with superb surf. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 05 : Puri – On to Satapada(Chilika)
Breakfast & later proceed to Chilika lake at Satapada. Take the boat trip on the lake to meet Dolphins in nature .Visit the island where sea meets the lake. Back to Puri in the evening. Dinner & overnight stay.
Day 06 : Puri - Rambha
After breakfast, drive to Rambha, a quiet and charming lake resort along Chilika. It offers secluded environment and magnificent sun for most of the year. On arrival check in to Hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure/ boating on the lagoon . Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07 : Rambha-Gopalpur on Sea
After breakfast, drive to Gopalpur - on – Sea, a quiet and charming sea resort along the Bay of Bengal. It offers secluded environment and magnificent sun, surf and sand for most of the year. On arrival check in to Hotel. Rest of the day at leisure at the beach. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 08 : Gopalpur on Sea
Today after breakfast is free to stroll on the beach/or visit revered Taratarini Temple, Siddha Bhairabi & Mahuri Kalua Temple. Visit Berhampur to shop some silk fabrics as souvenirs. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 09 : Gopalpur on Sea – Chandragiri – Taptapani Hot Spring
In the morning, proceed on a half-day excursion to Taptapani hot water springs renowned for their medicinal value. Later drive to Chandragiri to visit Buddhist Monasteries of architectural marvel at Jirang. Also visit the souvenir market with products like Tibetan wall mats, carpets, handicrafts and leather goods. Return back to Gopalpur. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 10 : Gopalpur on Sea - Visakhapatnam
Morning after Breakfast drive to Visakhapatnam. On arrival check in to Hotel. After refreshment proceed on a city tour of Visakhapatnam like RK Beach ( Ramakrishna Beach ), Dolphin Nose, Submarine Museum. Come back to Hotel for Lunch. Later proceed Kailasagiri, Rushikonda, Vuda Park. Evening free at leisure. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 11: On To Araku Valley& Bora Cave(Road Cum Rail Tour)
Today morning shall go on a rail cum road Tour to the picturesque Araku Valley, you shall today be given breakfast on Train. On arrival in Araku shall be taken on a local tour and also be given lunch and after Lunch experience the Local Dhemsa Dance and shall proceed to Borra Caves with its beautiful Stalgamites & Stalactites. On the way back to Visakhapatnam shall be served tea and snacks in Tayda. Overnight at Visakhapatnam.
Day 12: Visakhapatnam-Simhachalam- Departure
Today morning check out of Hotel. Keep your luggage in the concierge. Later shall visit Simhachalam(the Lion's hill) the temple dedicated to Varaha Narsimha, always is covered with sandalwood paste, giving it the appearance of a sandalwood Shiva Linga. The shrine is also a marvel of architecture. Later shall be dropped at Airport/Railwaystation for your journey back home with sweet memories of holidays
What we Include:
- 02 Nights accommodation in Bhubaneswar
- 03 Nights accommodation in Puri
- 01 Night accommodation in Rambha
- 03 Nights accommodation in Gopalpur
- 02 Nights accommodation in Visakhapatnam
- Breakfast & Dinner while in Hotel
- Rail cum Road tour to Araku(Entries Included)
- Boating in Chilika Lake
- All transfers & sightseeing as per itinerary by Luxury vehicle
Extra Charges Apply :
- Any Kind of Personal Expenses or Optional Tours / Extra Meals Ordered
- Tips, Laundry, Room service, Phone Calls
- Guide fee, camera fee, Soft or Hard drinks, Starters.
- Medical & Travel insurance