Odisha has often been described as statehood, which is a capsule form of everything that exists in India. The beauty of this place gets most lucidly defined by the presence of rich natural greenery and wildlife sanctuaries, which simply baffle hundreds of thousands of tourists visiting the state every year. It is placed as one of the few states in India, where wildlife has been preserved within the vast precincts of sanctuaries with utmost protection.
Although the wildlife reserves give amazing views, a well-guided tour to the places helps the visitors in realizing the importance and historical background of the places. Swosti group, which is among the best hotels in Bhubaneswar, has already set the pace with rare courtesy and hospitality that it accords to the tourists from other parts of India and abroad. It offers a “six nights and seven days” tour package to extend the help and warmth the tourists to see all the wildlife places in Odisha.
Places to Cover:
- Khandagiri & Udayagiri Caves
- Nandankanan Zoological Park
- Famous Temples in Bhubaneswar
- Dhauli Shanti Stupa
- Bhitarkanika National Park
- Pipili – Applique Handicrafts
- Konark Sun Temple
- Jagannath Temple
- Puri Sea Beach
Day Wise Itinerary:
DAY 01: Khandagiri and Udayagiri
Itinerary of the wildlife tour begins on the first day by warmly receiving our guests from the airport and accommodating them in our hotels. Our group is dedicated to its affordable hotels in Bhubaneswar and the guests can check in on the first day of the tour plan. On this day, they get to see the tribal museum (except Monday) and the Khandagiri and Udayagiri Jain Caves at Bhubaneswar. As already renowned as the city of temples and home to 10 million abodes of Gods and Goddesses, these two ancient caves serve as the prologue of an exciting tour.
DAY 02: Nandankanan Zoological Park
The city of temples holds for its visitors the first wildlife sanctuary of Odisha, which is renowned in the world as “Nandankanan”. It is the best tourist attraction to secure a place almost all the Odisha tour packages offered by the operators.
Nandankanan Zoo Bengal Tiger at Nandankanan White Tiger at Nandankanan Crocodiles at Nandankanan
Famous Temples in Bhubaneswar
But before visiting this grand attraction in wildlife, the visitors get the opportunity to view best among the umpteen temples at Bhubaneswar. Lingaraj, Rajarani, Parsurameswar, Mukteswar, and Brahmeswar are the temples bearing the signature of the grand past that once-upon-a-time this state shared with the world. In the afternoon, the visitors get the privilege of visiting and sharing an interaction with the wildlife in the serenity of the atmosphere of Nandankanan. Sprawling over 990 acres of land, “Nandankanan Zoological Park” is both a zoo and botanical park. This piece of land has got the appreciation of all the nature lovers. You get to view the latest in animals’ inventory in the Nandankanan Zoological Park. The hottest in the breeds of tigers, lions, monkeys, Chimpanzees, deer, and other types simply beggars description while baffling the visitors in this natural scenic atmosphere. While sharing the joy of a toy train and journey by bus in the Lion Safari, surely this place gives the visitors a life-time memory.
Parsurameswar Temple Rajarani Temple Mukteswar Temple, Bhubaneswar LINGARAJ TEMPLE, BHUBANESWAR
DAY 03: Bhitarkanika National Park
“Bhitarkanika” is another name among all the natural habitats and animal sanctuaries in Odisha, which has attracted tourists for a long time. The third day in the itinerary is specially reserved for viewing this rare natural wonder, which is almost part and parcel of all Odisha tour packages. This tourist site, preserved as the UNESCO world heritage, springs surprises for one and all. Located in the Kendrapada district of Odisha, this site is spread on 672 km of space. With its existence beside Brahmani, Baitarani, and Dhamra Rivers, it has the Gahiramatha beach situated nearby. Huge mangroves are the best attractions in “Bhitarkanika “wildlife and besides that, the visitors can see plenty of flora and fauna with different animals and reptiles. The white and saltwater crocodiles, pythons, king cobra, black ibis, wild pigs, monkeys, and innumerable other members of dense woods are worthy enough to bind the tourists’ attraction. As a matter of fact, the sanctuary is so big that you need to stay there overnight to complete it the next day.
Bhitarkanika Entry Gate Migrated Birds Black Bucks at Bhitarkanika Crocodiles Crocodile Fishing
DAY 04: Bhitarkanika Bird Sanctuary
During the special trip to “Bhitarkanika”, Swostigroup- being the elitist among all the best hotels in Bhubaneswar readies an exciting program on the fourth day at the same destination. But this is different from a morning cruise to the great sanctuary of birds and then the visitors spend almost 3-4 hours trekking to and forth inside the hunting tower of the ancient king of Kanika. On the same evening, the visitors bide time by visiting the crocodile center and interpretation center. This night’s stay is reserved at this place.
DAY 05: Night Stay at Swosti Hotels in Bhubaneswar
On the fifth day, the visitors depart for Khola, which is the exit point of this heaven-on-earth sanctuary and then the fifth day’s plan for a wildlife tour of this Odisha tour package unveils the program of taking the guests to Puri. During this, it stops a while at our 5 Star hotels in Bhubaneswar and the visitors can relax at their rooms before departing for the next destination Puri.
DhauliGiri – Buddhist Temple
On the way to PURI, visitors can visit the ancient Buddhist Temple “Dhauli Shanti Stupa” – also known as the Peace Pagoda. Dhauligiri (Dhauli Hill) lies at a distance of 7 Km from Bhubaneswar. As one travels from Bhubaneswar to Puri, one finds Shanti Stupa.
PIPILI – Applique Handicrafts
After the 2 hours of Dhauligiri Tour completion, next to the famous place is PIPILI. This place is famous for designing beautiful Applique handicrafts and the best place for art & crafts lovers. It is a town of artisans for their colorful fabrics.
Pipili – Applique Handicrafts
DAY 06: Konark Sun Temple, Konark
The list of places in the wildlife and world heritage places would be incomplete without the mention of Konark Sun Temple – one of the seven wonders that still exist in its ruins. A visit to Konark is simply unavoidable in all the Odisha tour packages. The 13th century Sun temple and its mighty and mysterious story of construction are still the themes of folklore and visitors simply find this breathtaking while taking snaps of this marvelous place in their cameras. Despite being in a dilapidated state, it gives an excellent panoramic view of the temple, which still goes by the name of Black Pagoda. The visitors can take immense pleasure by visiting the nearby Chandrabhaga beach. They are then taken back to Puri to spend the last night of this eventful tour.
DAY 07: Jagannath Temple, Puri
Being the last day, the day remains exciting as the visitors reach the fag-end of this wildlife Odisha tour package, while the Hindu visitors can take the pleasure of the visit to the Jagannath Temple and Sea Beach – the golden beach of Puri is one of the wonders in the world, they spend the night there watching the historic city and magnificent beach. Ending the trip to this historical place, the visitors come back to the Swosti Hotels for their departure.
Badadanda, Puri Golden Sea Beach, Puri Jagannath Temple, Puri
Inclusions Facilities: Pickup & Drop, Food and Stay, Sightseeing
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