Exotic Tours of Odisha
Exotic Tours of Odisha:
Exotic Tours of Odisha (Orissa) Duration - 09 Days / 10 Nights
Important areas visited during stay : - Vizag – Rayagada - Chatikana - Kotpad - Jagdalpur - Chitrakot - Bastar - Jeypore - Raygada - Mangala - Jodi - Puri - Konark - Bhubaneswar
Day 01 : - Hyderabad - Vizag (Morning Flight) - Rayagada :
Arrive early morning at Vizag Airport and start your trip towards Rayagada, the tribal headquarters of Odisha. Check in at Hotel. Make your overnight stay at Rayagada.
Day 02 : - Chatikana - Kotpad - Jagdalpur :
After breakfast drive to Chatikana and visit the weekly market of Hill Dongaria kondh tribe, one of the primitive sections of Kondh tribes of Odisha. Witness the unique traditional apparel and jewellary with Tattoo style of both men and women. Later drive to Jagdalpur enroute visiting the Tribal Textile village of Kotpad, where get opportunities to see weaving of different traditional design clothes for the primitive tribes. Make your overnight stay in Jagdalpur.
Day 03 : - Maria Village - Bison Horn Dance - Bastar Tribal market :
After Breakfast, visit Jagdalpur is the tribal headquarter of South Bastar. Then visit some villages of Maria & Halba tribes, they are the sub group of Gond tribes as these areas formerly known as Gondwana land. Get chance to see Bison Horn dance group village and see the beautiful dance of Maria Tribes. Afternoon visit the Bastar tribal market of Raja Marias and other Gond tribes. Make your overnight Stay in Jagdalpur.
Day 04 : - Jagdalpur: Chitrakut Waterfall :
Drive towards Anthropological museum of Jagdalpur. Visit the Chitrakut waterfall called the Naegra fall of India. Afternoon visit the one of the largest Tribal market of Lohandiguda, where all tribal groups gather from South Bastar.
Make your evening and overnight stay at Jagdalpur town.
Day 05 : - Jagdalpur: Dhruwa Tribal village - Mardoom Market - Bastar Palace :
Visit the Dhurwa tribal villages. Dhurwa are a sub-group of Gond and have their own different style of house and living patterns. Afternoon visit Mardoom tribal market where lots of Dhruwa and Maria come to sell their different utility items.
Overnight stay at Jagdalpur.
Day 06 : - Tirathgarh - Tribal market - Jeypore :
After breakfast visit Tirathgarh waterfall in Kanger National Park, see temples built by monks in different times. Later visit Chingitarai Market of Maria, Dhuruwa, Halba, Bhatra tribes. Afternoon drive to Jeypore, visit the local market . Overnight stay at Jeypore.
Day 07 : - Kakriguma Market of Paraja and Mali Tribe - Rayagada :
Morning visit Koraput Jagannath temple, later drive to Rayagada enroute visiting kakariguma market of Bara paraja, Kuvi Kondh and Mali tribes. Overnight stay at Rayagada
Day 08 : - Rayagada - Saora village - Taptapani - Mangalajodi:
Morning drive to Mangalajodi enroute visiting a Suddha Saora tribe village. Visit Chandragiri Buddhist Monastry. Make your trip to Taptapani Hot sulphur spring.Overnight at Mangalajodi Lagoon.
Day 09 : - Mangalajodi - Raghurajpur - Puri :
After breakfast get chance for boating at Mangalajodi and watching varied birds. Later drive to Holy city of Puri enroute stop at village Raghurajpur, where you can see the patachitra and see gotipua dance. Evening shopping at Bada Danda & visit the Jagannath Temple from outside. Make your overnight stay at Puri.
Day 10 : - Puri - Konark - Bhubaneshwar :
Morning drive to Konark to see the famous Sun Temple. Later drive to Bhubaneswar and visit some old and famous temples like Parasurameswara, Mukteswar, Rajarani, Lingaraja etc. Drop at Bhubaneswar airport or railway station.