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Odisha, formerly Orissa, is a state in Eastern India surrounded by West Bengal, Jharkhand, Chattisgarh and Andhra Pradesh with a coastline of 485 kms. The ancient kingdom of Kalingas which was invaded by emperor Ashoka in 261 BC resulting in the Kalinga war coincides with the border of modern day Odisha. The modern day Odisha was established in 1936 as a province in British India. The state is known for its tribal cultures and its many ancient Hindu Temples. Bhubaneshwar, the capital is home to hundreds of temples, notably the intricately carved Mukteshwar. Konarak is popular for its famous Sun Temple and the Jagannath shrine of Puri is world famous. For those travelers who are fascinated by tribal culture, natural beauty with wildlife adventures, alongwith an old fashioned sprinkling of sun and sand Orissa is an ideal destination. The forested Hills are home to the Tribals (adivasis) who till today lead traditional lives. Forests along the coast are home to some wonderful nature reserves where you can spy on 6m long crocs, rare dolphins, endangered sea turtles and thousands of nesting birds. Odisha has been regarded as a land of myriad marvels offering some stunning destinations which offer a visual feast for the ardent visitors.
This tour is carefully designed for those who wish to get a glimpse of all that this Eastern state of India along the coastline of the Bay of Bengal has to offer. Orissa is a state that is a culturally and naturally thriving land known for its ancient temples, Buddhist monasteries, festivals, fairs and exquisite art and crafts.
India is gifted with rich cultural heritage of several ethnic tribes and Odisha is a state dotted with tribal villages and has the largest number of tribes being 62 in number. These tribes mainly inhabit the Eastern Ghat hill range and their subsistence is dependant on food gathering, hunting, fishing, thus mainly revolving around forests.
This tour is an expedition packed with great scenic views, ancient religious monuments with amazing beaches and wild life sanctuary that will fascinate you. The Golden Triangle of the East will give you an insight into the history of Hindusim, Buddhism and Jainism practiced in the old times. You will watch the majestic white tigers in The Nandan Kannan Zoo right inside the forest and experience amazing wild life in the Bhitarkanika sanctuary
This tour has been designed to make you enjoy all that Odisha has to offer – from the enchanting monuments, to the World Heritage sites, from beautiful landscapes of nature to the magnificent beaches. You will also witness the inherent talent of the local artisans at work in the crafts village and admire their workmanship.