Our tour of Full Day Sight Seeing of Bhubaneshwar city lets you have a full-fledged glimpse of India’s cultural and historical tapestry, in a short time span. This incredible odyssey to the Temple City of India – Bhubaneshwar begins in a private and comfortable Air-conditioned vehicle accompanied by a professional guide and covers the popular attractions of Khandagiri - Udayagiri caves and Tribal Museum.
Bhubaneshwar is the capital city of the Indian state of Odisha (Orissa) and enjoys the reputation of being the “Temple City of India” dotted with more than 500 temples that are manifestations of the exquisite temple architecture of Odisha. This ancient city, dating over 2000 years, boasts some of the most extraordinary temple architectures and other wonderful ancient monuments. Odisha is the land of splendid temples, impressive history & legend, stunning golden beaches, grand monuments, fascinating tribal culture, fantastic wildlife sanctuaries, gorgeous natural beauty, and a unique Indian culture; Bhubaneshwar is one its jewels.
Pick Up: 09:00 AM
Duration: 04 Hrs
You will be picked up from your hotel to visit Khandagiri and Udayagiri Caves of 1st Century B C .These caves are the earliest group of Jain rock cut shelters. The caves hold importance for its history, rock-cut architecture, art and religion. Once the dwelling retreats or cells of the Jain ascetics, here visitors can feel the wisdom of the learned. King Kharavel and His Queen spend last part of life in Hathi Gumpha and Rani Gumpha. All their activities are written in Palli language in Hathi Gumpha and translate to English.
Further, visit Tribal Museum where detailed information about the tribal life and culture of Odisha is displayed. A rich collection of stone and wood sculptures, metal objects and images, weapons, and wooden objects, among other remarkable elements have been conserved here. If time permits guest can visit the local market.
Post sightseeing, you will be dropped back at your hotel.
Tour Price: INR 5,640/- per person
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