KANKER BASTAR DUSSEHRA
Arrive at Bhubaneswar , assistance at airport and drive to hotel for fresh up and then visit the famous temple city of India, Bhubaneswar represents a fine blend of art, architecture and ancient culture. Visit some of the most enchanting Temples of the city. Overnight at Hotel in Bhubaneswar.
Post breakfast drive to Puri en rout visiting Ashokan rock edicts at Dhauli, 64 yogini temple at Hirapur, Pipili appliqué work village and later Raghurajpur Artisan village. Late afternoon arrive Puri and enjoy sunset on the beach. Overnight stay will be at Puri.
After breakfast drive to Konark , to visit the famous sun temple, after visit have a walk in the fisherman village .Afternoon drive to Puri to visit ,Jagannath temple and puri market. Overnight stay will be at Puri.
Puri – Gopalpur
After breakfast, proceed to Gopalpur by surface (180 km – 5 hrs) enroute visiting local villages Where one can meet and interact with the local people and enjoy their culture and traditions. Also visit Chilka lake to see the migratory birds and latter check into the Hotel. Overnight stay will be at Gopalpur on Sea.
Post breakfast drive to Gopalpur enroute visit Kumuti viallge, Taptapani Kandhuni devi Sulpheric temple and Saura tribal village. Overnight at rayagada.
Wednesday – Rayagada- Chatikona- Jeypore
Morning drive to Chatikona Market to see Dongria Kondh tribe, different from others with their distinct hair dresses & jewelery. After lunch drive to Jeypore, en route visiting Mali and Desia Kondh tribal villages.Overnight in Jeypore. ( Must be on Wednesday)
Jeypore- Onukudeli- Jeypore
After breakfast drive to Onukudeli Market to see one of the most primitive tribe of the world, The Bondas & Gadabas. Overnight at Hotel . ( Must be on Thursday)
Jagadalpur – Onukudeli – Semiliguda (Drive 200 kms 3hrs):: Must be Thursday :-
Early morning drive to Onkudelito visit weakly BONDA tribal market, Post Lunch visit some OlarGadaba tribal villages en route to Semiliguda( 100 kms 2 hrs). O/N at Lemon Castle hotel.
Semiliguda –Kunduli – Rayagada (Drive 150 kms 3 & half hrs.) Must be Friday :-
Today drive to Rayagada en route visiting, BadaParaja tribe and Mali Tribal villages and their weekly market at Kunduli, Later visit Bamboo basket weaver’s village &MuniakaKondh tribal village. Overnight at Hotel in Rayagada.
Rayagada – Balliguda. (Drive 200 kms 5 hrs) :-
After breakfast drive to Baliguda ; on the way visiting Ghantara tribal village at Jhigidi and DesiaKondh tribal villages. Overnight at Hotel in Baliguda.
Baliguda – Phulbani ( 140 kms 3 hrs drive):-
After breakfast explore the hamlets of Kutiakondh tribal people by soft trekking and entire day for Photography. Overnight at Phulbani.
Phulbani – Puri (via Chilika) (Drive 230kms 5hrs) :-
After breakfast, proceed to Puri by surface enroute visiting local villages Where one can meet and interact with the local people and enjoy their culture and traditions. Also visit Chilkalake to see the migratory birds and latter check into the Hotel. Overnight stay will be at Puri.
Puri – Konark – Puri (Drive 140 kms 3hrs) :-
After breakfast take a day excursion to Konark , visiting the famous sun temple, after visit have a walk in the fisherman village .Overnight stay will be at Puri.
Puri – Bhubaneswar :-
After breakfast drive to Bhubaneswar. In Bhubaneswar visit the temples of Bhubaneswar and later departure transfer to Airport for onward journey.