East India Tour With Tea Plantation
Destinations Covered: Kolkata – 2 nights, Darjeeling – 2 nights, Bhubnaeshwar – 3 nights, Puri – 1 night
Day 01 - Arrive at Kolkata
Upon arrival at Kolkata Airport, meet and transfer to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02- Kolkata / Bagdogra (by flight) / Darjeeling (70 kms)
After morning breakfast, check-out and transfer to Kolkata Airport to board flight to Bagdogra. On arrival at Bagdogra Airport, straight away drive to Darjeeling and check-in to the hotel. Spend rest of the day at leisure. Overnight will be at the hotel.
Day 03 – Darjeeling
Darjeeling Tea is worldwide famous for its taste. After breakfast go on Darjeeling city tour. Darjeeling is a beautiful hill station in the Indian state of West Bengal. Tiger Hills, Senchal Lake, Ghoom Monastery, Lloyd Botanical garden, Zoological Park, Tea Plantations or Estates, Passenger Ropeway, etc are attraction of this picturesque hill station. Happy Valley Tea Estate offers an opportunity to watch tea being processed. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 04 Darjeeling / Bagdogra (70 kms) / Kolkata (by flight)
Today check-out from the hotel and drive to the Bagdogra airport to board the flight back to Kolkata. On arrival, do half-day city tour of Kolkata - Victoria Memorial, Indian Museum, Fort William, Eden Garden, Birla Temple, Howrah Bridge, etc. Later, transfer to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 05 Kolkata / Bhubaneshwar (by flight)
After breakfast at the hotel, you will be transferred to Kolkata Airport to board flight to Bhubaneswar, the capital city of Orissa. On arrival at Bhubaneshwar Airport, transfer to hotel. In the afternoon, proceed on city tour of Bhubaneshwar (capital city of Orissa) to visit famous temples of the city such as Lingraj Temple, Parashurameshwara Temple, Brahmeshwara Temple, Mukteshwar Temple, Raja Rani Temple, Vaital Deul Temple, etc. In time return back to the hotel. Overnight will be at the hotel.
Day 06 Bhubaneshwar - Excursion to Udaigiri, Ratnagiri and Lalitgiri
After breakfast take full day excursion trip to eastern India - Buddhist Golden Triangle consists of Udaigiri, Ratnagiri and Lalitgiri. It would be a 90 km drive. See many ancient Buddhist monuments. In time return back to hotel. Overnight will be at the hotel.
Day 07 Bhubaneshwar / Puri (60 kms)
After breakfast drive to Puri. On arrival at Puri,, transfer to the hotel. Later, embark on sightseeing tour of Puri. Visit the world famous Jagannath Temple - dedicated to Hindu God - Lord Vishnu Also visit the Loknath Temple, the Gunchinda Temple, Maths, Monasteries, etc. Relax at Puri beach. Relax at famous beaches of Puri. Enjoy panoramic sunset view over the sea. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 08 Puri / Konark / Bhubaneshwar
After breakfast at the hotel drive to Konark. Konark is a small town in Orissa but it is globally famous with Konark Sun Temple - known as the crowing glory of Orissa Temple Art. Also known as Black Pagoda, the Konark Sun Temple is the star attraction of eastern India golden triangle tour. It is considered as one of Seven Wonders of India. This magnificent & architecturally beautiful temple takes the form of chariot of Surya (the sun god). In the evening drive to Bhubaneshwar and check-in at your hotel. Overnight will be at the hotel.
Day 09 Bhubaneshwar / Kolkata (by flight)
After morning breakfast, transfer to Bhubaneswar Airport to board flight to Kolkata. On arrival, transfer to the airport for your onward journey.