Culinary Tour Odisha Special

Duration : 9 Nights 10 Days

Package Code: TOT-OD-027

Day 1 : Arrive Bhubaneswar

Assistance at airport and transfer to hotel. Afternoon visit Khandagiri &Udaygiri caves of 2nd century BC. Overnight at Hotel in Bhubaneswar.

Day 2: Bhubaneswar :

Fullday Visit the temples Bhubaneswar like of Parasurameswar Temple (7th Century AD.), Mukteswar Temple ( 10th Century AD.), Rajarani Temple ( 11th Century AD.) and Lingaraj Temple ( 11th Century AD).Also visit Bindusagar lake and have a Heritage walk in the morning through the by lanes of Old Bhubaneswar. Visit of the Kitchen inside Ananta Vasudeva Temple, The cooking of food and offering to God and the eating area of pilgrims. Overnight at Hotel in Bhubaneswar.

Day 3: Bhubaneswar- Ratnagiri-Dhenkanal

After breakfast drive to Dhenkanal en route visiting Buddhist ruins, ancient stupas-chaityas, archeological excavation sites at Ratnagiri & Udayagiri. On the way Pahala village is famous for a sweet called Rasagola, means cheese balls boiled in water and dipped in Sugar syrup. It is a delicacy since 12th Century. And one can find more than 500 sweet stalls Overnight at Dhenkanal palace.

Day 4: Dhenkanal

After breakfast drive to visit Nuapatna Silk Ikkat weaving village, Dhokra casting handicraft village at SadeiBaruni, Joranda temple , Sadhus of Mahima Cult and drive back to Dhenkanal. Dhenkanal is famous for BARA, (Bengal gram dal soaked in water, When soft, grinded to a dough , made into size of doughnut and fried in oil, ready to eat hot & crispy. Overnight at palace.

Day 5: Dhenkanal-Puri

Drive to Puri en route visiting Dhauli, 64 yogini temple and Pipli appliqué village .Later drive to Puri to visit Jagannath Temple ( Non Hindus are not permitted inside) from top of a platform and market. In front of Jagannatha temple people sale a dry culinary called Feni or Khaza , made of wheat floor & sugar,One can see how they make it.Overnight at Hotel in Puri.

Day 6: Puri- Konark-Puri

Morning drive to Raghurajpur artisan village , where visit the house to see how the ladies prepare the lunch for the household ,enjoy the way of preparation and have lunch with them. Afternoon visit Konark a world heritage site – It is designed as a celestial chariot of Sun God, complete with twelve pairs of wheel and seven horses. This legendary temple has sculptures of great beauty covering all aspects of life. Overnight at hotel.

Day 7 : Puri – Gopalpur

After breakfast drive to Gopalpur en route visiting Chilika lake for migratory birds. Here the boatmen Catch the fish from the lake , barbeque it, and eat it with rice. One can enjoy a fresh prehistoric barbequed fish from the lake . Overnight at hotel in Gopalpur.

Day 8 : Gopalpur

Full day visit to Chandragiri to visit Padmasambhava Buddhist University ,Hot sulphuric spring at Taptapani. On the way in a small restaurant one can see how they cater the food to costumer as first as possible and also experience the making of Samosha an Indian snack. Overnight at hotel in Gopalpur.

Day 9 :  Gopalpur – Bhubaneswar

Morning relax in the golden beach of Gopalpur or visit the fishermen village and later drive back to Bhubaneswar through Taratarini Temple. On the way in a small restaurant one can learn how to cook Prawns and Crabs in typical Odishan way, Overnight at Bhubaneswar.

Day 10 :  Bhubaneswar Departure

After breakfast, checkout from hotel and Departure Transfer to Airport for your onward Journey.

Tour Inclusions:
  • 9 Nights Hotel Accommodation on above places
  • 3Star Hotel Accommodation on twin sharing Basis
  • Meal Plan -Daily Breakfast and Dinner at Hotel
  • All transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary by AC Car
  • Driver Allowance, Toll Tax and Parking
  • All permit fees & hotel taxes (as per itinerary)

Payment Terms :
Advance 50% payment to book your seat
100% balance payment at least 30 days before the commencement of tour
Refund policy in case of cancellation:
80% of total cost if cancelled 60 days or more before the commencement of tour
50% of total cost if cancelled 30 days to 59 days before the commencement of tour
20% of total cost if cancelled 16 days to 29 days before the commencement of tour
No refund if cancelled 15 days or lesser before the commencement of tour

Terms and Conditions

  1. The above rates are based on minimum 2 persons travelling together.
  2. Child below 12 years can share the bed with the parents with an extra cost.
  3. Airfares may change without any notice at any time during the validity of the package.
  4. Rates are subject to change based on availability and date of travel (Peak season/ Conference/ Holiday period surcharges would apply)
  5. Weekend surcharge may be applicable if any.
  6. Hotel check in time is 1200 hours, check out time is 1100 hours. Early check in / late checks out is subject to availability of rooms.
  7. Surcharge may applicable if travel in weekends.
  8. Cancellation charges would apply as per company policy.