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  • Mountain Holidays

            Himachal Pradesh

            Uttaranchal

            North East Mountains

            Kashmir & Leh

            Ooty & Kodaikanal

            Coorg & Waynard

  • Backwater Holidays

            Kerala 

  • Beach Holidays

            Goa

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            Andaman Islands

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            Rajasthan

  • Religious Tours

            Amarnath Yatra

            Vaishnodevi Yatra

            Chardham Yatra

            South India Temple Tours

            Ashtavinayak Tour

            Shani Signapur & Shirdi

            Kashi Vishwanath

            Kolkata & Puri

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Kolkata and Puri
Itinerary 01: Kolkata Shantiniketan
Day 01

Welcome on arrival and transfer to Hotel. Later half day city sight seeing covering Kalighat Kali Temple, Victoria Memorial, St Paul’s Cathedral, Vidyasagar Setu, River Side.


Day 02

After breakfast transfer to Shantiniketan. Visit Museums (closed on Wednesday), Kalabhavan, Heritage buildings, Open air classes of Tagore’s University, Shriniketan for handicrafts, Deer park.

Day 03

Visit Tribal village and enjoy the Bengal folk song – Boul, later transfer to Bishnupur, famous for Terracotta Temples of Malla Kings, Museum enriched with Indian Classical Music.

Day 04

After breakfast visit Baluchari Silk weaving centers and other Bengal handicrafts making places, later proceed for Kolkata.


Itinerary 02: KOLKATA MAYAPUR / NABADWIP DHAM/ KRISHNANAGAR

Day 01

After breakfast, depart for Mayapur, famous ISCKON Temple , enroute visit Shanti pur & Fulia , famous for Bengal Cotton Sari weaving centers.

Day 02

Visit Krishnanagar for Churches and Clay modeling centers and Nabadwip, the birth place of Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, enroute visit Hanseshwari Temple.

Day 03

Depart for Mushidabad from Krishnanagar, enroute visit Monument of Plassey, and at Lalbagh – Nawab Palace, Hazarduari, Motijhil, Katra Mosque, zahankosha – canon.

Day 04

Visit Khosbagh, across the river Ganges and later return to Kolkata


Itinerary 03: KOLKATA (DURGA PUJA SPECIAL )

Day 01

Welcome on arrival and transfer to hotel. Later visit Kalighat, Mother Teresa House and Jain Temple and Durga Pujas of Central Kolkata.

Day 02

Visit Dakshineswar Kali Temple, Belur Math- The head quarters of Ramakrishna Mission for Kumari Puja , a special ritual performed here on this very day, Botanical Garden and Durga Pujas of North Kolkata.

Day 03

Enjoy the ambience of Rural Bengal Pujas in the morning, observe the worships of different kind and enjoy the rhythm of Bengal drums. Durga pujas of South Kolkata.

Day 04

Visit Marbel palace, Tagore House, Avail Metro / Tran Ride and free for Shopping. Early evening visit Babughat to observe the spectacular Immersion ceremony from the bank of river Ganges ( Hoogly ). Celebtrate Vijaya Dasami with your friends and relatives.

Day 05

Departure transfer to Airport / Railway Station for onward journey or opt for an additional tour to nearby places of interest.


Itinerary 04: Bhubaneswar – Konark - Puri – Chilika - BhubaneswarItinerary 04: Bhubaneswar – Konark - Puri – Chilika - Bhubaneswar

Day 01: Arrive Bhubaneswar .

Arrive Bhubaneswar, the Capital city of the modern State and the ancient kingdom of Kalinga. You will be met upon arrival & transferred to your hotel. This afternoon you will proceed for the city sightseeing tour of Bhubaneswar, visit Lingaraj Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva built in the 11th century, proceed to Mukteswara temple built in the 10th century known for its sculpted tales from the Panchatantra carved on it, the temple is a magnificent example of Orissan architecture continue to The Rajarani temple set in picturesque surrounding is noted for its intricate carvings of floral, animal and human figures built in the 11th century. Rest of the evening is at leisure for individual activities, overnight at the hotel .


Day 02 : Bhubaneswar

This morning you will visit Nandankanan Bilogical Park, The picturesque Nandankanan, or the Garden of the Gods, is a beautiful biological park, 20 kms from Bhubaneshwar, established in 1960. The park houses the very first captive gharial breeding centre of the country. The zoo at Nandakanan is world-renowned for its white tigers, enjoy an optional aerial ropeway and cable car on own. Also visit the Jain Caves; Khandagiri & Udayagiri. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 03 : Bhubaneswar – Dhauli – Pipli – Konark – Puri (70 kms)

Today you will proceed to Puri, enroute you will visit, Dhauli-The battleground of Kalinga war during 3rd century BC, which transformed Emperor Ashoka into Dharmashoka. Later you will visit Konarak- world heritage site -The temple chariot of the Sun God on the sands of Bay of Bengal is a 13th century architectural marvel. 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. It is most famous for its erotic art. Later drive to Puri and proceed to your hotel. Overnight at the hotel

Day 04 : Puri

This morning you will visit Puri-the city by the sea- is a major pilgrim center in India, founded by .Adi Shankaracharya and is one of the peethas here. You can witness Mangala Arati at the Jagannath Temple in the early morning. Puri is also famous for its Golden beach ideal for swimming and surfing. But the fame of Puri emanates most from the Jagannath Temple, which contributed the word Jurrernaut to the English language. The 12th century temple is known for its annual Car Festival. This afternoon you visit Raghurajpur pattachitra painting village. Raghurajpur- half hour drive from Puri. Overnight at the hotel

Day 05 : Puri - Chilika Lake – Puri

This morning you will proceed on a full day excursion to visit the famous Chilika lake- the largest brackish water lake in the Asia spreading over 1100 sqkms and famous for its migratory birds and Irrawaddy dolphins. . It attracts a large number of migratory birds, like the flamingo, teal, bar headed goose, shoveller and white - bellied sea eagle. For bird-lovers, Chilika is best visited in winter when the migratory populations wing in from places as far as Siberia. Evening is at leisure for shopping and individual activities, overnight at the hotel

Day 06 : Puri – Bhubaneswar (60 kms/1-2 hrs)

Today you will be transferred to airport/railway station for your onward Journey.


Itinerary 05: Bhubaneswar – Diamond Triangle – Puri – Chilika - Bhubaneswar

Day 01 : Arrival at Bhubaneswar

On arrival at Bhubaneswar airport/railway station met by our representative & transfer to hotel. Later if time permit half day sightseeing of Khandagiri & Udaigiri Jain caves. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.

Day 02 : Bhubaneswar

Morning visit to famous city temples including Lingaraj, Parsurameswar, Mukteswar (know as the ‘gem of Orissan architecture’) & Rajarani temple. After lunch visit to Nandankanan Zoo (closed on Monday). This Zoo is famous for its white tiger safari. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.

Day 03 : Excursion to Diamond Triangle

After breakfast drive to the diamond triangle of Orissa – Ratnagiri ( has a rich concentration of Buddhist antiquities ), Lalitgiri ( oldest Buddhist Tantric center of Orissa ) & Udaigiri ( largest Buddhist complexes in Odisha ). Return back to Bhubaneswar. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.

Day 04 : Bhubaneswar – Dhauli – Hirapur - Pipli – Puri

Morning after breakfast drive to Puri enroute visit Dhauli ( the peace pagoda ), Hirapur 64 yogini temple & Pipli ( the appliqué work village ) . On arrival ceck in to the hotel. Rest time relax on the golden beach of Puri. Overnight at Pur

Day 05 : Puri – Konark – Puri

Morning visit to Jagannath temple ( non hindus are not allowed ). Then drive to Konark to visit the Sun temple. Enroute visit to Ramchandi & Chandrabhaga beach. Back to Puri & Overnight.

Day 06 : Puri – Chilika ( Satpada ) – Puri

Morning drive to Chilika lake at Satpada and take the oat cruise to visit the Irrawaddy Dolphins, sea mouth & Red crabs. Back to Puri. Evening visit to beach market. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 07 : Puri-Bhubaneswar

After breakfast proceed to Bhubaneswar for departure transfer to Airport/Railway station to onward journey.