Bhubaneswar is well known for its beautiful temples and architecture attracting tourists from all walks of life. The city is now a thriving centre of commerce and business and is an amazing tourist destination in India where you get to learn about the ancient history and its importance. The word Bhubaneswar means ‘Lord of the Universe’ and reflects the relics of majestic temples to the tourists.
On your visit to Bhubaneswar, you will be amazed to see so many temples where devotees flock to the city every year to seek blessings and offer peace.Excursion to East India tour takes travelers to well known places of the city such as Bhubaneswar, Konark and Puri where you will get to explore these places and have some fun time with your loved ones. Visit various temples, spend time at the Puri Beach or enjoy the boat ride at Chilika Lake making your trip memorable and worthwhile.
Bhubaneswar - Konark - Puri - Bhubneswar
Meet our guide who will pick you up from the airport and then transfer you to the hotel in Bhubaneswar. On arrival check into the hotel and rest for a while. Freshen up and then get ready to discover the bustling local markets of the city or you can spend the day at leisure. Overnight stay at hotel in Bhubaneswar.
After breakfast, head to visit some of the major attractions of Bhubaneswar such as Khandagiri and Udayagiri Hills. These hills are located on the outskirts of the city and attract tourists from all across the globe. These hills boast of various caves that have been carved out of Jain monks. The architecture of the caves is what makes it unique and extraordinary. These caves exhibit message of love, religious tolerance and compassion. In the afternoon head to visit temples like Parasurameshwar Temple, Mukteshwar Temple, Rajarani Temple and Lingaraj Temple that showcases the religious importance of the city. Bhubaneswar is also called the city of temples because it once had 7000 temples and now has around 500 of them. Return back by evening for overnight stay at the hotel.
Today after breakfast, proceed to Puri which is your next stop on this East India Tour. Enroute visit Dhauli which is situated 8 km south of the city and holds a great importance to the followers of Lord Buddha. Dhauli is considered to be the place where Kalinga war was held between the Mauryan Empire and Kalinga kingdom. Then visit Pipli, Konark, Sun temple, Jagannath temple and Chandrabhaga beach to make your trip memorable. In the evening, you can explore the beach market of Puri and stay overnight at the hotel.
Have your breakfast and get ready for the city tour of Puri. Proceed to Chilika Lake, which is known to be the largest saltwater lake in Asia. This lake is a haven for nature lovers and bird watchers and garners tourists from all across the globe. The lake is shaped like a pear and boasts of small islands and consists of fisheries and salt pans around its shore. Spend your time having fun at the lake and you can even go for a boat ride as well. Later visit Jagganath Temple, Gundicha Temple to complete your tour. By evening return back for overnight stay at the hotel in Puri.
Excursion to East India tour will come to an end with your drop off at the airport and from there board flight for your onward destination.
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