PHOTOGRAPHY TOUR

13 nights / 14 days

Day 01:

(28th Nov – Monday ) Arrive Raipur Airport ,assistance and transfer to hotel. Afternoon visit the Bhudhist ruins at Siripur of 5th & 6th Century and Laxamana nath Temple. Overnight at Hotel in Raipur.

Day 02:

(29th Nov – Tuesday) After breakfast drive  to  Bhoromdeo en route visiting Ghasidas museum and Gond tribal villages. O/N Bhoromdeo  Jungle retreat.

Day 03:

(30th Nov –  Wednesday) (Bhoramdeo)  Full day visit and trek into remote Baiga tribal villages with picnic lunch.The baiga tribe is one of the unexplored tribe in central India who leaves in forests. They depend on forest products to leave and some do cultivation on top of mountains . The Baiga women differentiate from others with their distinct tattoo on forehead.  Afternoon visit to Bhoramdeo temple. Overnight .

Day 03:

2nd ( Bhoromdeo – Kanker) After breakfast drive for  Kanker on the way visiting  Bidi ( Indian Cigarette) makers village and their factory . In the afternoon arriving in Kanker Palace, where you will be greeted by the Prince with a Royal welcom. Overnight  at Kanker Palace.

Day 04:

3rd(Kanker) After breakfast visit to Muria tribal villages, See the Ghotul system in their village, where young boys & girls can mix together to discuss about the festivities, future life and communal development.  Also one can enjoy  their wonderful food with  local Trudy .Overnight  at Kanker Palace

Day 05:

4th( Kanker- Jagdalpur) Post breakfast get a royal farewell and drive for  Jagdalpur , on the way visit  Kondagaon tribal craft  of Bell metal, Wrought iron and terracotta. Afternoon visit Halba tribal villages. Overnight  at  Bastar Jungle resort .

Day 06:

5th(In  Jagdalpur) Morning visit to Bison-horn Maria tribe, famous for their  weaving, dance &  hospitality.These people made their head-dress from bison horns & peacock feathers.  Afternoon visit to Kanger Valley national park to trek inside to see more  maria tribal villages and pictursque Tirathgarh  Waterfall. Overnight.

Day 07:

6th Dec(Jagdalpur- Rayagada)  After breakfast drive to  Rayagada visiting Kotpad weaving village, where raw silk  threads are processed by vegitable colores and later in the handloom made in to different garments like sarees , scarf’s etc  . Overnight at Hotel in Rayagada. ( Must be on Tuesday)

Day 8:

Wednesday :: 7th Dec (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 rout visiting Mali and Desia Kondh tribal villages. Overnight  in Jeypore. ( Must be on Wednesday)

Day 9: Thursday :

 

8th (Jeypore- Onkudeli-)  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)

Day 10: Friday 9

th ( Jeypore – Gopalpur)Post breakfast visit the biggest market of Mali & Paraja tribal people at Kunduli. Lunch on the way and drive to Gopalpur  for Overnight Stay.

Day 11:

10th  ( Gopalpur- Chilka- Puri) After breakfast  drive to  Puri  en route visiting  Chilka lake,and Raghurajpur artisan Village. Overnight at hotel in Puri.

Day 12:

11th After breakfast  drive to visit  Sun temple at Konark and fishermen village . Afternoon visit of Puri temple and Market. Overnight  at Hotel in Puri.

Day 13: (Puri – Bhubaneswar)

After breakfast drive to Bhubaneswar en route visiting  Pipli appliqué work village, Dhauli Rock edicts and 64 Yogini temple. After lunch visit the temples of Bhubaneswar mainly Parasurameswar Temple(7th Century AD.), Mukteswar Temple  (10th Century AD.), Rajarani  Temple ( 11th Century AD.) and Lingaraj Temple ( 11th Century AD). Overnight at Hotel in Bhubaneswar

 

Day 14:

After breakfast visit Khandagiri & Udaygiri Jain caves of 2nd century BC. Later drive to Airport for onward Journey.