odisha tours

Buddhism Tours in Odisha

Duration: 06 Night / 07 Day

Tour Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival at Bhubaneswar

On arrival at Bhubaneswar airport/railway station met by our representative & transfer to the hotel. Later if time permits, half day sightseeing of famous city temples, i.e. like Lingaraj, Parsurameswar, Mukteswar (known as the 'gem of Orissa architecture') & Rajarani. Overnight stay at Bhubaneswar.

Day 02: lalitgiri - Ratnagiri - Udaygiri

After breakfast drive to the diamond triangle of Orissa - Ratnagiri (has a rich concentration of Buddhist antiquities), Lalitgiri (oldest Buddhist center of Orissa) & Udaigiri (largest Buddhist complexes in Orissa). Overnight stay in a decent hotel at Ratnagiri.

Day 03: Bhubaneswar - Ratnagiri - Dhauli - Pipili - Konark - Puri

Morning after breakfast drive to Puri en-route visit Dhauli hill, an important place for Buddhism. Visit the monastery, peace pagoda and Ashokan inscriptions and drive further Pipili the applique work village & Konark Sun temple. On arrival at Puri check in to the hotel. Later visit to Jagannath temple (non-Hindus are not allowed) / Relax on the golden beach of Puri. Overnight stay at Puri.

Day 04: Puri - Chilika - Gopalpur

Morning drive to Chilika Lake at Barkul (the largest brackish water lake). At Chilika take the boat cruise to explore the bird's Island & Nalabana Island. Then proceed to Gopalpur and check in to the hotel. Overnight stay at Gopalpur.

Day 05: Chandragiri - Taptapani

After breakfast drive to Chandragiri (situated in between the lush green forest - a unique destination for the Buddhist. meet Buddhist lama and attend their ritual in the monastery .Overnight stay in the tourist bungalow amidst the nature.

Day 06: Taptapani - Bhubaneswar

Morning drive back to Bhubaneswar en-route visit jaugad Buddhist antiquity, taratareni shakti peeth late afternoon arrival in Bhubaneswar , if time permit enjoy the light and sound show at Dhauli hill. Overnight stay in Bhubaneswar.

Day 07: Departure transfer

Morning transfer to airport / railway station for onwards journey.

Notice: Tour programme can be modified based on the interest and time availability of the guest.


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