Odisha is rich in culture and tradition. Cultural Tours Odisha brings all the culture and customs near you. Orissa has a glorious tradition of music.The figures of dancers and musicians carved on ancient temple walls speak of Orissa’s rich musical heritage. Odisha is not only a land of magnificent monuments also have beautiful golden beaches. Every season in Orissa has a variety of occasions to celebrate. Many of the festivals are observed at more than one. Odisha (Orissa) cultural tours includes visiting to Odisha villages and meeting people, knowing orissa art and culture. Our Cultural Tours Odisha Covers Places of Bhubaneswar, Konark, Raghurajpur, Mangalajodi, Taptapani, Gopalpur for 8Nights 9Days Which Includes All Hotel Stay + Personal Cab + All Sightseeing + Breakfast. Explore Odisha Holiday Trip with Patra Tours And Travels.
Arrival at Bhubaneswar airport/railway station and transfer to hotel. After lunch visit State Museum and Ekamra Haat.( Monday Closed). Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
After breakfast visit temples: Lingaraja, Parsurameswara, Mukteswara, Bramheswara.After lunch, visit Khandagiri & Udayagiri Cave. Raja-Rani temple in the evening. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
After breakfast drive to Dhauli (Shanti Stupa), Heerapur (64 Yogini temple), Pipili (Applique work village)local market & Konark Sun Temple, have lunch here and then visit Chandrabhaga Sea Beach. Overnight at Puri.
After breakfast visit to Jagannath Temple, Puri Sea Beach. After Post-Lunch visit Raghurajpur(Painting village). Raghurajpur village has a special Design of house, two streets with over 120 houses, outer wall decorated with mural paintings, where the painters reside and practice their Pattachitra craft, besides many others that practices throughout the village, including traditional masks, stone idols, paper Mache, sculptures, and wooden toys. Overnight at Puri.
Early morning transfer to Mangalajodi village, on the banks of the Chilika Lake, hosts more than 800000 birds, particularly in winters. Visit nearest Brahmandi crafts village, watch the live transformation of clay to a different form and make yourself involve into the art form of pottery and keep what you have produced. Then visit the Grama Devi Ugratara Temple.Visit forests of Mangalajodi and while on the journey witness forest birds and once you get to the top of the mountain enjoy the beautiful view of the Chilika lagoon.Overnight at the mangaljodi village.
Early morning before sunrise start your journey through the wetlands of Mangalajodi on an indigenous boat, thousands of birds both resident and migratory in all their beauties and splendor. Your local leader will give you all inputs you need on the birds of Mangalajodi. Experience with the villagers of Mangalajodi; learn the basics of how to build a small fishing boat, stitching fishing net or bamboo basket making. You can also try your hands at pottery. Overnight at Mangalajodi Village.
Early morning transfer to Taptapani, on the way visit textile village Ganesh Nagar, Brahmapur. This village is famous for Silk Sarees. Then visit Taptapani, the name“Taptapani” refers to -“Tapta” means hot and “pani” means water. The hot water from the natural spring of Taptapani. The other attractions of Taptapani are its tribal communities and the beautiful landscape, Deer park maintained by the forest department is also very nearby. Overnight at Taptapani.
Early morning visit nearest textile village Padmanavpur, famous for cotton Sarees. Visit weaver’s house and experience the art of weavers and their traditions which can be seen in their work, where each house looks like a small cottage of textile. Then visit Gopalpur at sea, it is one of India’s most sought-after beaches, with a distinct charm of its own. Overnight at Gopalpur.
After breakfast on the last day of the tour check-out from the hotel. Start your journey back to the Bhubaneswar airport/railway station for your onward journey.