Heritage Palaces with Tribal Wonder in Odisha

Heritage Palaces with Tribal Wonder in Odisha (Orissa)

Tour Code: DT- 419/SPHP – 2023-24

Tour Destination: Ali- Kilajodi- Dhenkanal- Puri- Gopalpur- Rayagada- Jeypore- Visakhapatnam and Different tribal village and weekly market in odisha

Tour Highlight:  To offer the age old tradition & the real cultural activities & royal hospitality of different heritage palaces of coastal and northern odisha to wonderful tribal tour in southern part odisha is our new innovative idea to introduce this special package for our special interest guests . Here we try to offer some heritage palaces of odisha such as at Aul, Choudwar- Kilajodi, Dhenkanal, Puri and In the Tribal area there is only palace at Jeypore which is private palace (not using any tourist accommodation) , we try to accommodate our guests the best hotels of the area.

Motto of this Tour: With the nice and best sightseeing of the state to know the luxury hospitality by the different Royal family and the best places of Odisha

Food: During the accommodation in the heritage palaces breakfast and Royal dinner is includes in our package so our guest may enjoy the royal hospitality of odisha in different palaces.

Package price:  Depend upon the number of guests/

Tour Duration: 14 Night/ 15 Days (Tour starts from weekend to weekend) , which save the time and cover more sightseeing

Suggested Itinerary:

Day1-(Sat)-Bhubaneswar- Malhar village-Aul Palace (3.30hr drive+ visit)

upon arrival in Bhubaneswar airport meet our representative and transfer by road to Ali, check in a heritage palace along with river . Afternoon visit Malhar village near by. Tea pot along with river side – bon fire

Overnight: Aul palace (heritage)

Day2-(Sun)-Ali – Bhitarkanika National Park- Aul Palace (2hr drive+ visit)

morning drive towards Bhitarkanika national park- popularly called mini amazon and on boat ride meet the wild salt water crocodile on nature also jungle walk inside the core to meet different fauna and flora .

Overnight: Aul Palace (Heritage)

Day3-(Mon)-Ali Palace-Budhist Dimond Triangle ( Lalitgiri/ Udayagiri/ Ratnagiri)- Killa Dalijodi Palace (3.30 hr drive+ visit)

Excursion the ancient Maha stupa (find the relic of the teeth of Budha ) at Lalitgiri , Maha chaitya at Udaygiri and Maha vihar at Ratnagiri / popularly known as Buddhist Dimond triangle of Odisha . check in an heritage palace of Choudwar popular called Kilajodi palace/ warm welcome by the royal family.

Overnight: Killa Dalijodia palace 

Day4-(Tue)-Killajodi- Hiking Saura Tribal village-Munda tribal village- Killajodi Palace (2hr drive+2 hr hiking+ visit)

Morning hiking and meet  One of the ancient human race – Saura tribe at their isolate village of Domadamuni jungle range. afternoon visit the Munda tribal village and excursion their life style at there.

Overnight: Killa Dalijodia palace 

Day5-(Wed)-Killajodi- Rose Garden – Gosalla- Nuapatna Textile village– Dhenkanal Palace (3hr drive + visit)

Early drive to Rose garden for meditation (half an hour) / while back visit the grand Gosalla (old age home for Country side orphan cows and ox ) . Afternoon meet the traditional weavers at Nuapatna textile village – live excursion of their unique textile pattern called “Ikat” (organic tie & dye).

Overnight: Dhenkanal palace (heritage)

Day6-(Thru)-Dhenkanal – Joranda Monastery- Dhenkanal Palace (2hr drive+ visit)

Morning enjoy the royal breakfast at the royal garden and then after relax to see the grand palace / afternoon meet the Mahima sadhus at their grand Monastery – Joranda./ excursion their very unique worship of infinity during sun set time .

Overnight: Dhenkanal palace (heritage)

Day7-(Fri)-Dhenkanal- Bhubaneswar Temple Tour- Raghurajpur/ Boating- Puri Palace (2.30hr drive+  Visit)

Visit the ancient temples at the old Bhubaneswar area while heritage walk with our expert and cover many ancient temples to see the evolution of art and architect by our ancestors.  Afternoon proceed to Puri and en rout visit the heritage village- Raghurajpur , Explore the traditional painting called Pattachitra at this village & also live demonstrate by the award winner classic painters.

a classic lunch at Selanidingo village retreat

Enjoy the classic music (by the local traditional music players) on catamaran boat ride (with boatman) on river Bhargavi -2hr and visit the grand pottery making village.

Overnight- Puri Palace (heritage)

Day8-(Sat)-Puri- S/s by Cycle Rickshaw- Konark sun temple- Puri Palace (2hr drive+2hr cycle rickshaw tour+ visit)

Early explore ancient Puri such as Cremation ground (photography allowed), ancient streets, traditional martial art place, old pond by cycle rickshaw tour (with rickshaw man & local guide) . Afternoon visit the sun temple at Konark (recg. by UNESCO as a world heritage site since 1984) excursion the language of stone- Love life  on 13th c AD

Overnight- Puri Palace (heritage)

Day9-(Sun)-Puri- Chilika lake-boating at Mangalajodi- Gopalpur (4hr drive+ 2hr boating+ visit)

Meet the different birds on nature, popularly called paradise for migratory and residential birds  while catamaran boating (with boatman) at Chilika lake – Mangalajodi / if desire enjoy the organic cooked lunch / fresh fish fry at there (prepared by local fisherman and our special trained driver)

Overnight- Gopalpur

Day10-(Mon)-Gopalpur- Lanjia Saura village/ Market- Rayagada (5hr drive+ visit)

Meet the only Aryan tribe of eastern India – Lanjia saura at their very isolated village in Gunupur jungle range (1200 mt on sea level) while hiking at their village – excursion their dream painting – Idital, they are special famous for their ornaments, and costume.

Overnight- Rayagada

Day11-(Tue)-Rayagada- Hiking the colorful Donguria and Desia Village- Rayagada (4hr drive+ visit)

Morning while hiking meet the most colorful tribe – Donguria at their isolated village in Devagiri jungle range. also visit Desia tribal village in Durgi Jungle range.

Overnight- Rayagada

Day12-(Wed)-Rayagada- Chatikona ( Dangaria Market)-Paraja tribe village/ market-Eco Resort at Machhakund or Hotel at Jeypore ( 5hr drive+ visit)

Morning meet the colorful Donguria ladies while they bring their product to the most colorful weekly market by walk (best for photography during this time) / Visit Paraja tribal market at Podagarh area.

Overnight- Jeypore / eco retreat at Machhakund

Day13-(Thru)-Bonda tribe Market- Gadhava village- Eco Resort at Machhakund or Hotel at Jeypore (3hr drive+ visit)

Meet the most colorful Bonda tribe at their weekly market – Onkadelly. After couple of hour with them visit the Olar Gadhava village / if desire enjoy the classic organic cooked lunch at this village along with tribal group dance (with proper tribal costume and traditional music ) popularly called “Dhemsha”

Overnight- Jeypore / eco retreat at Machhakund

Day14-(Fri)-Kunduli Market- Pottery village- Visakhapatnam (5.30hr drive+ visit)

Meet the paraja- Rana- Mali tribes at their grand weekly market at Kunduli / also visit the grand pottery making village near Domuriput area . Check in a nice hotel on beach in Visakhapatnam

Overnight- Visakhapatnam

Day15-(Sat)-Departure to Visakhapatnam airport board the flight for your onward journey. 

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