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Chilika, the largest brackish water lake in Asia covering an area of over 1, 100 Sq.Km. is an awesome attraction for the Tourists for bird, dolphin watching and boating. In winter Chilika aflutters with millions migratory birds from Siberia and central Asia. Dotted with a host of islands with romantic names, a cruise in Chilika will be a lifelong memory.

Tour Duration: 4 Night 5 days

Places Covered: Bhubaneswar – Konark – Puri – Satapada (Chilika) – Barkul (Chilika)

Package Cost

occupancy cost: Rs. 35600

Double occupancy cost: Rs. 19645

Triple occupancy cost: Rs. 14955

Child(02-12years): Rs. 3930

Package Includes: Ac Accommodation, Ac Transport, All Food, Boating in Chilika & Bhitarakanika, Similipal Jungle ride by exclusive vehicle, Entry fee & Guide services at Bhitarakanika & Similipal only and Entry fees for Monuments, Zoo, Museum, Caves etc.

Package Excludes: Entry fees for foreign tourist, Fees for camera/ video camera, Any Air/ Train fare, Telephone, Fax, Internet, Mineral water bottle, Soft drink, Laundry, Guide service for entire tour & any safari tour, boating, Rope way & Battery vehicle facilities at Nandankanan Zoo.


1. Cruise in Chilika Lake & Bhitarakanika subject to weather condition.

2. Light & Sound show at Dhauli subject to weather condition.

3. The group has to walk for the destination/temple from the parking points.

4. Extra Mattress for triple sharing & child.

5. Hotel Checkout time is 8.00 A.M.

6. Tariff subject to change.

7. Tour shall be cancelled without assigning any reason thereof.

8. The package will be booked through online on real time basis.

9. The cut off time of booking will be 72 hours.

10. The cancellation of the booking will be made as per the prevailing cancellation rules of the corporation.

11. Customized Package tour can be arranged on request.



Day-1: Afternoon arrival. Transfer to Panthanivas Bhubaneswar/Panthika Dhauli. Afternoon/evening visit Lingaraj temple. 4 P.M. visit Dhauli – Buddhist Monastery, Ashokan Rock Edicts & evening witness light & sound show (1st show – 7 P.M. to 7.35 P.M. & 2nd show - 7.45 P.M. to 8.20 P.M.) & Night halt. (Lunch and Dinner at Panthanivas Bhubaneswar/Panthika Dhauli. Afternoon Tea, Snacks at Panthika Dhauli.)

Day-2: Sightseeing of Puri en-route covering Pipili appliqué market, Konark Sun temple (The World Heritage Monument), Chandrabhaga beach, darshan of Lord Jagannath & visit sea beach Puri. Night halt at Yatrinivas Satapada. (Bed Tea, Breakfast at Panthanivas Bhubaneswar/Panthika Dhauli, Lunch at Yatrinivas Konark, Afternoon Tea, Snacks and Dinner at Yatrinivas Satapada).

Day-3: Morning Cruise in Chilika lake. Sightseeing of sea - mouth and dolphin site. After Lunch proceed to Barkul (Other side of Chilika approximately covering 38 K.M.) by Boat. The spots like Nalabana migratory bird’s sanctuary & Goddess Kalijai temple will be covered. Night halt at Panthanivas Barkul. (Bed Tea, Breakfast, Lunch at Yatrinivas Satapada, Afternoon Tea, Snacks and Dinner at Panthanivas Barkul.)