ODISHA TRIBAl & CULTURAL TOUR

In Odisha, the term Adivasi is commonly used for the tribes. Tribes of Odisha, even
though belongs to a few linguistic like austric speaker, Dravidian audio gadget and indo
Aryan speakers, yet we discover a few socio-cultural similarities between them. A
number one portion of tribal habitat is hilly and forested and tribal monetary system is
based totally on gathering looking, fishing or aggregate of hunting and amassing with
moving cultivation. Out of sixty-two sorts of tribes in Odisha, some tribes are very
colorful to look at with their precise clothing and exquisite rings. In this excursion
program, you can discover tribal village existence and the color of the weekly tribal
market. Besides tribal lifestyles, you can explore extra approximately the way of life of
Odisha tradition.

ROUTING: BHUBANESWAR-PURI-KONARK-NIALI-CUTTACK-DHENKANAL-
LALIGIRI-BHUBANESWAR-CHILIKA-GOPALPUR ON SEA- BUGUDA-BALIGUDA-
RAYAGADA-CHATIKONA-JEYPORE/SIMILGUDA-ONUKADELLI-KUNDLI-
MANAPARA-VISAKHPATNAM.
DAY01: ARRIVAL AT BHUBANESWAR-PURI

Reception upon arrival at Bhubaneswar and Transfer to Puri. If time Permits city tour of
Puri. Overnight.

DAY02: PURI-KONARK-PURI

Morning proceeds to Konark to visit World Heritage Site Sun Temple of Konark. Afternoon
visit a city tour of Puri including Artisan Village. Overnight at Hotel Puri.

DAY03: PURI- NIALI- CUTTACK-DHENKANAL

Morning proceed do visit Dhenkanal en route visiting Barahi Temple at Chaurashai, Niali
Madhav Temple and Barabati Fort & Maritime Museum at Cuttack. Overnight at Hotel.

DAY04:DHENKANAL-NUAPATNA-SADEIBARINI–JORNADA-DHENKANAL

Morning visit Famous Textile Village Nuapatna and Dokra metal casting village
Sadeibarini. Afternoon visit Joranda Mahima Monastery with evening prayer of Mahima
Monks. Overnight at Hotel at Dhenkanal

DAY05:DHENKNAL-LALITGIRI-RATNAGIRI-UDAYGIRI-BHUBANESWAR

Morning visit Buddhist Tringle of Odisha Lalitgiri, Ratnagiri & Udaygiri and Later proceed
to Bhubaneswar. Overnight at Hotel.

Day06: BHUBANESWAR

Morning city tour of Bhubaneswar Temples including visiting Parasurameswar Temple (
7 th Cen AD) , Mukteswar Temple ( 9 th Cen AD), Lingaraj Temple (11 th Cen AD), Rajarani
Temple ( 11 th Cen AD) and Brahmheswar Temple (11 th Cen AD). Later visit Udaygiri &
Khandagiri Jain caves of 2 nd Cen BC. Overnight at Hotel.

DAY07: BHUBANESWAR-CHILIKA-GOPALPUR ON SEA

Morning proceeding to Gopalpur on sea en-route visiting Chilika, the Largest Brackish
Water Lake of Asia ( Boating to see Migratory Birds –Optional). Arrive at Gopalpur, visit
Fishermen’s village and evening relax on the beach. Overnight at Hotel.

DAY08: GOPALPUR ON SEA-BUGUDA-BALIGUDA

Morning visit few South Odisha Villages and Later proceed to Baliguda. Overnight at
Hotel at Baliguda.

DAY09: BALIGUDA-RAYAGADA

Morning a short Trekking to visit few Kutia Kondh Tribal Villages and Later proceed to
Rayagada. Evening visit Majhighariani Temple. Overnight at Hotel.

DAY10: RAYAGADA-DUKUM-RAYAGADA

Morning proceeds to visit few Desai Kondh Tribal Villages with Tribal Craft village Jhigidi.
Later visit Desia Kondh Tribal weekly Market at Dukum ( On Tues Day only)

DAY11: RAYAGADA-CHATIKONA-JEYPORE/SIMILGUDA

Morning proceeds to visit Dongariya Kondh Tribes weekly Tribal Market (On Wednesday only) at Chatoikona and later visit few Bada paroja & Mali Tribal Villages. Overnight at Hotel at Jeypore OR Similguda.

DAY12: JEYPORE-ONUKADELLI-JEYPORE/ SIMILGUDA

Morning visit the most colorful tribes of Odisha “ Bonda Tribes” in their weekly market (
On Thurse Day) and Later visit few Gadaba Tribal Villages. You can explore the colorful
Dance of Gadaba people called “ Dhemasa”. Back to the hotel. Overnight at Hotel.

DAY13: JEYPORE-KUNDLI-JEYPORE / SIMILGUDA

Morning visit Lord Jagannath Temple at Koraput and later visit Largest Tribal Market (
On Friday only)of Tribal Areas of Odisha at Kunduli to see Paroja Tribes. Later visit few
Paroja Tribal Villages. Back to the hotel at Jeypore. Overnight.

DAY14: JEYPORE-MANAPARA-VISAKHAPATNAM

Morning proceeds to Visakhapatnam en-route visiting a Tribal Market at Mana para. Later
upon arrival at Visakhpatnam, free on the beach and market. Overnight at Hotel.

DAY15: DEPARTURE

Depending on the flight time, Visit the famous Seemachalam Temple and later departure
transfer to Visakhpatnam airport to board the flight for the return journey