01 / Bhubaneshwer
Transfer to the airport for flight to Bhubaneswar. Reach
and transfer to hotel. Proceed for half-day tour of
the city. Overnight at Bhubaneswar.
Day 02 /
- Ratna Giri -
Full day excursion to Ratnagiri after breakfast. Overnight
Drive to Baliguda after breakfast. Baliguda is in the
district of Phulbani, through the beautiful countryside
road full with small mountains of Sal forest, one of
the entry point to the tribal highland of Orrisa. En-route
visit typical Orissa villages. Arrive at the hotel in
the evening. Overnight at Baliguda.
Day 04 /
Today after breakfast you will make a visit the different
Villages & Desai Kondh. Overnight at Baliguda.
Day 05 /
After breakfast you will depart to Belghar area visit
of a few Huttiya Kondha Tribal Villages & Weekly
Market at Kothagarh. Proceed to explore the villages
of the primitive Kutia kondh Tribes, once famous for
the human sacrifice. Living in the mountain / forest
cores are friendly tribal community. You can take small/
long trek as you wish. Lunch on the way. Drive down
to Rayaguda. Arrive in the evening. Overnight at Hotel.
Morning proceed to Chatikona (40 km) to witness the
Interesting & colourful weekly market of the Dongaria
kondh tribes. This day this interesting ornamental Tribes
come down from their mountain will known as Niayamgiri
hill range. This is an unique opportunity to witness
them before they come and mix with other community in
the market, so we will take you 2/3 km from the market
near the Niyamgiri hill, so to watch & enjoy these
community coming down with different kinds of fruits,
animal etc. Free time in the market. Overnight at Jeypore.
07 / Jeypure
After early breakfast proceed to Ankadelli - 70 km to
witness the most primitive, interesting & unique
tribal weekly market of the Bonda tribes. The place
is the border of the neighboring state of Andhra Pradesh,
divided by river Machkund, with interest waterfall,
mountain & forest.
You will be taken inside
for about 2/3km walk to witness the Bonda man &
woman coming down from the forest side. It is being
considered that at present Bondas are the most primitive
tribe of India or otherwise known as the Nakate tribes
of the mountain. Bonda women with their silver &
brass rings around the neck, hundred of necklaces on
the body, shaved hair a small cloth wrapped down to
cover half of the private areas are out of any history
book. In the other side the Bonda men with their bow
& arrow with country made liquor. A fascinating
one to watch. Photography in the market is restricted,
so you can take photo on this time.
Free time in the market.
Afternoon proceed to Lamtaput area to explore another
primitive tribal community the Gdabas - you can watch
the most colorful tribal dance call DEMSA.
Late afternoon drive
back to Jeypore. Overnight at Jeypore.
Day 08 / Jeypure
- Kunduli -
Nandapur - Jeypure
Breakfast. Morning proceed to witness the biggest tribal
weekly market of Sanaparoja & Mali tribes in Kunduli
65 km away via Sunabeda. It is a very colorful market.
Later drive down to
Nandapur to visit village of Sanaparoja tribes. Visit
village khilus. Saana Padar, Bda Padar with small trekking
and later later drive down to Jeypour.
You can also morning
proceed to Gupteswar 70 km to visit the villages of
very interesting dhuruba tribe. Visit and walk through
villages of Ramanguda, Dogariguda, Silpader, Talur etc.
There is an interesting tribe where the males like to
put ornaments living in the border of Madhya Pradesh.
Visit the Cave temple of lord Shiva in the hidden mountain
famous among the tribes.
Later drive down to
Nuagaon to witness the beautiful tribal weekly market
of Sana Paroja and then back to hotel at evening. OVERNIGHT
/ Jeypure - Laxmipur
Breakfast. Visit Dhuruba Tribe, Laxmipur, of the Bondas
Region. Also Visit Jagannath Temple & Tribal Museum
at Koraput (The Jagannath Temple is a new temple built
on 1972. Here Non Hindus are allowed inside the Temples
and all activities
are similar to Jagnnath Temple of Puri). Lunch on the
way. Overnight at Rayagada.
Day 10 / Rayagada
- Taptaoani - Chilka
Breakfast. Proceed to Chilka. Visit Taptapani on your
way. Overnight at Chilka.
Day 11 /
Chilka - Puri
Drive to Puri after breakfast. Reach Puri and relax
in the beach. Overnight at Puri.
Proceed for a tour of Puri after breakfast covering
Jagnnath Temple and Konnark (The Sun Temple). Overnight
Puri - Bhubaneshwer
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to Bhubaneshwar Airport
to board flight to Delhi or onward Destination.