Delhi - Bhubaneswar - Puri - Kolkata
The 9 days sojourn across some of the leading historical and cultural cities of India will enhance your knowledge of this regal land. Orissa is one of the most popular states in India famous for its temples and picturesque beaches. Visit the serene locales of this region and carry back everlasting memories to cherish forever. This tour will also take you through Kolkata, another cultural city in the country located in the eastern province. Whilst on this tour you’ll also have the opportunity to visit some of the main attractions in Delhi.
On the first day of the Orissa Holidays, you will arrive in Delhi. Our representative will ensure that you have a warm welcome and will escort you during your transfer and check-in at your hotel. The rest of the evening is at your leisure and overnight stay at your hotel.
Post-breakfast embark on a day tour across the major destinations in the city. Visit the Red Fort, Raj Ghat, Jama Masjid, Humayun’s Tomb, India Gate, Qutub Minar, and Presidential Estate to complete your trip to the city. Return to your hotel in the evening for an overnight stay.
Early morning on the 3rd day of the journey you will head towards Bhubaneswar, the capital of Orissa. From Delhi you will board the direct flight to Bhubaneswar and on arrival here you will be transferred to your hotel for check-in. After lunch you can embark on a sightseeing tour across the city and visit the prominent temples housed here such as Lingaraj temple and others. In the evening return to your hotel for an overnight stay.
In the morning of the 4th day of the Orissa Holidays you will head towards the next enchanting destination in Orissa - Puri. En route you will also visit the fascinating Pipli village that is most fondly visited for its appliqué works and Konark famed for housing the impeccably designed Sun temple. You will arrive in Puri by late afternoon where you can check-in at your hotel. Enjoy the evening at your leisure and return to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Puri is home to the ancient Jagannath temple. Visit the temple complex on the 5th day of the sojourn, also visiting the Gudicha temple and the beach where you can laze around and enjoy some tranquil moments to yourself. In the evening, visit the Puri market to pick up any handicraft items that take your interest. Return to your hotel in the evening for an overnight stay.
Begin the day by visiting the local fisherman’s village. Later, you will return to the hotel for a leisurely breakfast and then to proceed towards Bhubaneswar. On reaching Bhubaneswar you can head to the beach for some sun and relaxation. At your leisure return to the hotel for an overnight stay.
On the 7th day of the Orissa Holidays, you will be transferred to the airport from where you will board the direct flight to Kolkata. Upon reaching Kolkata transfer to and check-in at your hotel for some rest and relaxation. The rest of your day is at your leisure to enjoy as you wish, overnight stay at your hotel.
A cultural centre, Kolkata is noted for its temples, art museums, and a number of cultural centres that thrive in the region. Begin your trail across the city with a visit to the Victoria Memorial followed by a trip to the Dakshineshwar temple. Return to your hotel in the evening for an overnight stay.
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before you are transferred to the airport from where you will board the direct flight to Delhi. After a grand farewell in Delhi you will continue with your journey to the next destination or board your return flight back home.