THAKURANI FESTIVAL & ODIYA NEW YEAR FESTIVAL
DURATION : 6 NIGHTS/ 7DAYS
Day-1: ( Arrive Bhubaneswar)
Assistance at airport & transfer to Hotel. Afternoon visit the temples of Bhubaneswar. Overnight at Hotel .
After breakfast drive to Gopalpur on sea en route visiting Chilika lake, famous for migratory birds. Overnight at hotel in Gopalpur.
Full day visit to different villages to witness Thakurani Jatra ( Danda Jatra) performed in the villages, Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast drive to Puri en route visiting weaving village and Raghurajpur artisan village. Overnight at Hotel in Puri.
After breakfast drive to visit Konark Sun temple , Fishermen village in Konark and afternoon visit of Puri Jagannath temple and market. Overnight at Puri.
After breakfast visit to Puri and nearby villages to witness celebration of Odiya new year where people/ devotees walk in the fire , hang themselves with hooks or sleeping on the barbed bushes. Afternoon relax on the beach .Overnight in Hotel.
After breakfast drive to Bhubaneswar visiting Pipili the appliqué work village and Dhauli Ashokan Rock edicts. Later departure transfer to Airport for onward journey.