On arrival at Bhubaneswar Airport/Railway Station our guide assists you in getting a hotel room. Chilika Lake at Barkul is your first destination offering a boat cruise to Kalijai (famous for Kali Mata Temple) and Nalaban Birds’ Islands. Return to Bhubaneswar.
Start your second day by visiting Dhauli Hills also known as the Peace Pagoda. Emperor Ashoka fought the Battle of Kalinga in Dhauli, and made it the most important location for Buddhist destination. The 13th century Konark Temple is the location where the Annual Konark Dance Festival is held. Chandrabhaga Beach is one of the serene beaches with religious activities and a regular crowd of fishermen. Puri Jagannath is a 12th century temple famous worldwide for the grand annual Puri Festival. Spend the evening time at Golden Beach, and beach market trying out sea foods.
Visit temples Parashurameswar (650 AD), Lingaraja (6th Century), Mukteswar (10th Century), and Brahmeswar (9th Century) temples are dedicated to Lord Shiva. Udayagiri and Khandagiri are beautiful Jain caves dating back to 2nd Century BC. Nandankanan Zoological Park, a home to many wild animals, is the last destination of your Bhubaneswar tour.