• Visit the 13th century ruins of Konark Sun Temple
• Enjoy some time at the Chandrabhaga Beach
• Visit a local fishermen village and get to know about their daily lifestyle
What You Can Expect
Start your day with a hearty breakfast and then get driven to Konark. The mystical town is home to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Konark Sun Temple. The 13th century colossal chariot shaped temple is a marvel of architecture with immense wheels and horses, all carved from stone. Dedicated to the Sun God, the ruined temple is a treasure. The exquisite carvings and skills of artisans still shine through. Lose yourself in the intrinsic charm still lingering in the ambiance.
Next, you will visit the Chandrabhaga beach, a beautiful expanse of silvery soft sands lapped by the waters of the Bay of Bengal. The beach is mentioned in many mythological tales, and is considered one of the finest, cleanest and greenest beaches in eastern India. Spend time at the beach enjoying the natural beauty.
Afterwards, visit a local fisherman’s village near the Chandrabhaga beach and know what a day is like in the lives of these people whose livelihood depends on fishing.
In the evening, return to Bhubaneswar and get dropped back at your hotel.