3 Days & 2 Nights
Queen of natural beauty, Chilika Lake, the largest brackish water lake in Asia covering an area of over 1,100 sq. km is a great attraction for tourists for fishing, bird watching, and boating. In winter Chilika aflutter with thousands of indigenous and migratory birds of many varieties from far and near - even from the distant Siberia. The fabulous beauty of Chilika which has inspired poets to sing its glory and which can be best enjoyed from Balugaon, Barkul, Rambha, and Satapada must be seen to be believed. One can also have a glimpse of the lake from the moving trains and vehicles on the road near these places. The atmosphere is just serene and undisturbed amidst the blue expanse of water on one side and an evergreen range of hills on the other. Dotted with a host of islands with romantic names, a cruise in Chilika will be a life-long memory.
Early morning freshen up and visit Lord Jagannath Temple (Non – Hindus are not allowed inside temple premises) to participate in the Live Aalati Darshan, Gundicha Temple, Loknath Temple. Then back to the hotel and have your breakfast. After that visit to Chilika Lake at Satapada. Do boat cruising over there to view Irrawaddy Dolphins and Sea Mouth. Then return back to Puri. En-route visiting Alarnath Temple at Brahmagiri. Overnight at Puri.
Upon arrival at Bhubaneswar Airport/ Railway station, Pick up and transfer to Puri. En-route you will visit Dhauli (Peace Pagoda), Pipili (Applique Work Village), Black Pagoda at Konark (The Sun Temple), Ramchandi Temple, Lord Jagannath Temple (Non-Hindus are not allowed inside temple premises). In the evening relax at Golden Sea Beach of Puri and do marketing at the local market if time permits. Overnight at Puri.
After breakfast check out from the hotel of Puri. Then drive towards Bhubaneswar. En-route visiting Raghurajpur (Painting Village), Hirapur (64 Yogini Temple), Local temples of Bhubaneswar: Mukteswar, Parsurameswar, Rajarani, Lingaraj temple (Non-Hindus are not allowed inside temple premises). Then drop you at Bhubaneswar Airport/Railway Station for your onward journey.