Golden triangle tour in eastern part of India is very much popular and preferred tour package that covers three most beautiful and prime tourist places of Odisha (Orissa) – Bhubaneswar, Konark and Puri. It is truly the perfect tour plan that lets you explore the real charm of the state.
During your Odisha golden triangle tour, you will experience and enjoy the rich cultural heritage, temple architecture of Odisha, famous temples, sea beaches, natural wonders and above all the Oriya culture and traditions. There are numerous attractions covered that include famous temples, wildlife sanctuary and vibrant market places of Bhubaneswar, the most sacred temple – Sri Jagannath Temple in Puri and UNESCO World Heritage Site in Konark named Sun Temple.
With an aim to make your tour more attractive, Mayfair Hotels & Resorts has added some more destinations in it. We offer the golden triangle Odisha (Orissa) & Chilika Lake tours. It is a wonderful tour plan covering the prime destinations of the state including Bhubaneswar, Konark, Puri, Chilika and Raghurajpur. During this 4 nights and 5 days tour, the entire charm of Odisha tourism will be within your reach.
Puri and Bhubaneswar are well known tourist places that you will be visiting during Golden Triangle Odisha Chilika lake tours. Konark is your next destination – known for the world-famous Sun Temple, the UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is also famous for a beach named Chandrabhaga. The tour plan also covers Raghurajpur that is famous for Appliqué and Patta Chitra (Palm-Leaf Arts). Chilka Lake is also in your tour plan. The beautiful lake and the second largest lagoon in the world, Chilka Lake is a brackish water lagoon covering an area of over 1100 square kilometer.
Please go through our day to day tour itinerary.
On arrival at Bhubaneswar airport you will be received by our representative and transferred to the hotel. Later half day sightseeing of tribal museum (closed on Monday), Khandagiri & Udaigiri Jain caves (oldest rock cut caves, the caves are reminiscent of influence of Buddhism and Jainism in Odisha (Orissa)). Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
After breakfast visit famous city temples including Lingaraj, Parsurameswar, Mukteswar ( Mukteswar temple, one of the most prominent temples of Bhubaneswar, has been constructed in the style that is quite similar to the one used in the Kalinga School of Temple Architecture), Rajarani temple. After lunch break visit Nandankanan Zoo ( closed on Monday ). This Zoo is famous for the white tiger safari and Botanical garden. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
After breakfast drive to Puri and en-route visit Dhauli ( Budhist stupa/ peace pagoda ), Pipli ( the applique work village ) and Konark Sun Temple ( famously known as black pagoda ). Then proceed to Puri and check in to the hotel. Evening visit of Lord Jagannath Temple (Non Hindus are not allowed) / Relax on the golden beach of puri. Overnight at Puri.
In the Morning drive to Chilika lake at Satpada (the largest Ramsar site of Asia and famous for its migratory birds coming from distant places). Take the boat cruise to check out the Irrawaddy Dolphins & Rajhans Island. Return back to Puri. Evening visit to beach market. Overnight at Puri.
Drive back to Bhubaneswar. En-route visit Raghurajpur (Artisan village, the most famous attraction here is the Pattachitra, paintings on pieces of fabric). Then proceed to Bhubaneswar and transfer to airport to board the flight for your onward journey.