Western To Eastern India Special
(Very special Tour in India)
Code no: DT- 405 / SPWE-2022-23
Beyond the Golden Triangle Tour such as Delhi- Agra- Jaipur India has also a real offbeat and different colorful India. Here we try to experience you special India tour which begin with the gate way of India- Mumbai / chaupati –then to the world famous heritage site Ajanta/ Ellora cave, The Nawabi city- Hyderabad, different ethnic tribal treasure of Odisha such as Lanjia, Bonda, Gadhava, Paraja, mali, Dhuruba tribes and conclusion with the famous coastal culture of orissa such as – chilika lake, textile village, Buddhist heritage, temple city of Bhubaneswar and world famous sun temple at Konark and many more.
and overall our guest can relax at our village retreat to rejuvenate their soul and mind to feel the real traditional rural odisha and feel India with them with real value of Money.
Tour Duration: 14Night/ 15 days ( Weekend to Weekend )
Destination cover:- Mumbai- Ajanta – Ellora- Hyderabad- Vishakapatnam- Rayagada- Jeypore (Odisha)- Koraput- Gopalpur- Chandanpur- Puri- Bhubaneswar
Entry fee– At the world heritage sites & Monuments as per govt. rule, and at the tribal villages & weekly markets it is free .
Photography- At the world heritage sites & Monuments as per govt. rule, & At the tribal villages & weekly markets with the permission of tribal
Upon arrival meet our representative and then transfer hotel. Afternoon visit the gate way of India and then chowpathi area**. Overnight at the same hotel in Mumbai
D2-(Sun)-Mumbai- Aurangabad- Ajanta cave-Aurangabad (3hr drive +visit)
Take the morning flight for Aurangabad and upon arrival check in the hotel and then after refresh visit the Ajanta cave,( gupta period’s of art during 3rd to 4th c AD. Art and sculpture in side of the cave. ) which is world heritage site. Overnight at the same hotel at Aurangabad.
(Ajanta cave has been officially closed on Monday)
D3-(Mon)-Aurangabad-Ellora cave- night train for Hyderabad (2hr drive+ visit and night train)
Visit the world heritage site at Ellora cave and excursion the beauty of that cave with our expert . Then board the night train for Hyderabad from Aurangabad railway station.
( Ellora cave has been officially closed on Tuesday ).
D4-(Tue)-Hyderabad-city sight seeing
Morning arrival in Hyderabad then transfer to hotel. After refresh excursion the Golkunda fort and afternoon enjoy” the city of Nawab”- Hyderabad such as Hussen Sagar, charminar and chudibazar**, pearl bazar etc.
Overnight – Hyderabad
Board the morning flight for Visakhapatnam. Upon arrival Visakhapatnam drives towards Jeypore (5hr drive) enroute visit Simanchal temple (11th c AD). Check in the hotel at Jeypore.
Jeypore: One of the ancient town of southern Orissa and hub of tribal zone.
D6-(Thu)- Bonda tribal market-Gadhava tribe village-Jeypore (4hr drive+visit)
Early start to meet one of the most colourful tribe of India- Bonda at their weekly market-onkadelly. after couple of hour with them then proceed to the Gadhava tribal village / Gadhava is Tiboto – Bermise tribal community / if desire then enjoy their famous group dance called : “Dhemsha” (During dance performance they like to wear their traditional attire ) . Return back to Jeypore, if you are not tired then evening heritage walk on the grand road of Jeypore to see the activities of that classic town of odisha.
D7-(Fri)- Jeypore – Kunduli –Dumuriput- sanaparaja village – Koraput (3.30hr drive + visit)
Departure for Koraput, the land of tribal: popularly known as “ sabari srikhetra” **- visit the Jagannath temple at there and enjoy the tribal way of worship at there . Then meet the Paraja, rana, Mali tribe at their grand tribal weekly markets of our state at Kunduli. after couple of hour with them while back to Koraput visit the Bada hanuman at Dumuriput. Afternoon Meet the Sana paraja tribal community at their isolated village.
D8-(Sat) –Boro paraja village-Mali tribal village-Kuvi Tribe village– Rayagada (3hr drive+visit)
Morning proceed to the Boraparaja ethnic village . which is famous for trans and black magic . It is better contact first to the chief female shaman while entering in their village.
Boro Paraja tribal community is famous for their very unique attire and ornaments which is very nice for photography
After that village a grand and warm greetings by Mali tribes when you visit their village. also Meet one of the most interesting Kuvi Kondh tribes at their village- in Kumbikota jungle.
9-(Sun)-Desia Kondh village- Dokra village- Gunupur ( 2.30hr drive+visit)
Visit the unique Dokra village ( tribal jewellary making village),at the deep forest area in Rayagada dist. And their weekly market also. Afternoon drive towards to high hill jungle path of Desia village in deep forest ( our car / taxi will arrive that village , because it has connect with all weather motor able road).
D10-(Mon)-Lanjia Saura village/ Market- Gopalpur (6hr drive+ visit)
Early stand up meet the most colorful Lanjia Saura at their village and also at their weekly market at Puttasing jungle region. then drive towards Gopalpur.
Relax at nice hotel on beach.
D11-(Tue)-Gopalpur- chilika lake- Raghurajpur- Chandanpur (4hr drive+ visit)
Meet the meet the migratory and residence birds, while boating on chilika lake by catamaran boat ( with boatman). and then meet the classic artisan (famous for Pattachitra) at their heritage village – Raghurajpur and check in a nice classic home stay at chandanpur – Selanidingo
Evening enjoy the mouth watering traditional special dinner (including clay pot mutton / bamboo chicken / banana leaf backed fish/ Golden shrimp fry / Dal Navratna etc ) along with campfire at open garden.
D12-(Wed)-Chandanpur- Konark- Chandanpur (2hr drive+ visit)
Morning enjoy the classic breakfast (including continental breakfast) at our open garden and then Early meet different natural birds and real village river ghat while catamaran boating (2hr)on river “Bhargavi” (it is our own boat). While back to the retreat hiking grand pottery making village(more than 50 family still using hand made traditional pottery making) , Bhramin Village, farmer village, coconut picker village etc
pm- Excursion the beauty of the sun temple at Konark including fishermen village at Chandrabhaga.
special dinner at Our village retreat / if guest interest can learn the traditional cooking tech. from our chef.
overnight- Selanidingo village retreat (chandanpur)
D13-(Thu)-Puri (heritage walk/ cycle rickshaw tour) – Chandanpur (2hr drive+visit)
Morning drive to puri- heritage walk of old part of Puri- to see the activities of local and also cycle rickshaw trip to see the cremation place (photography allowed) , old ponds, Jagannath temple( while walking around the temple out premises– because non Hindus are not allowed.) .
pm- enjoy the traditional Gotipua group dance (with proper costume and traditional music) at their Gurukul ( arranged by us).
If guest like we can arrange the traditional herbal body oil massage by traditional local barber exclusive for you – chargeable basis.
overnight- Selanidingo village retreat (chandanpur)
D14-(Fri)-Chandanpur-Bhubaneswar – Temple tour – (2hr drive+ visit)
morning after breakfast check out and departure towards Bhubaneswar enroute visit the Budhist peace pagoda and ancient litreture by empire Ashoka on 3rd c BC) at Dhauli/ excursion the ancient temples in cronological order such as Parasurameswar-7th c AD, Mukteswar-9th c AD, Rajarani, Lingaraj-11th c AD ( Only Lingaraj temple non hindus are not allowed inside / so one can visit the this temple from out side of pendal) to excursion the evolution of art and architect of ancient Kalinga.
D15-( Sat)-Puri- Bhubaneswar – Departure
Morning after breakfast check out then departure to airport for your onward destination.
Tour price depend upon number of person, type of hotels, and transportation .