Orissa Textile and Tribal

Weaving Center Orissa

Orissa Temples of Bhubaneswar

Duration: 16 Days/ 15 Nights

Orissa Textile and Tribal

Duration: 16 Days/ 15 Nights

The tour is a combination of beautiful textiles Orissa with visit to the tribal destinations of Orissa. You will visit some of the famous workshops and understand the techniques of weaving, natural printing and dyeing. Then we will move towards south of Orissa. We shall visit the villages, see the daily life, learn about various handicrafts and also get to see authentic textiles used by the tribes.

Tour Highlights

  • Visit small village Pipli, where the entire community is involved in appliqué work.
  • Visit Raghurajpur crafts village.
  • Visit Sonepur Ikat Weaving village.
  • Visit the weekly tribal market at Tokapal.
  • Visit the Chitrakote Falls in Jagdalpur.

Destinations:

Kolkata Bhubhaneshwar Puri Dhenkanal Sambalpur Raipur Jagdalpur Jeypore Vishakhapatnam


Itinerary

Upon arrival you will meet our travel executive after collecting your luggage & passing customs at arrival hall who will assist you with your transfer to hotel.
Accommodation
  • Overnight stay at your hotel.
Meals Included
  • No Meals
Morning breakfast at your hotel, Later transfer to Kolkata airport to connect flight Bhubhaneshwar. Meet/Assist on arrival and transfer to hotel. In evening visit the beautiful temples of Bhubhaneshwar.
Accommodation
  • Overnight in Hotel.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast
After a scrumptious breakfast at Hotel we leave for Puri enroute visiting Pipli, a unique village where the entire community is involved in appliqué work. Then continue your drive to Puri. In Evening visit the famous temple.
Accommodation
  • Overnight in Hotel.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast
After breakfast leave for Dhenkanal enroute visit Raghurajpur crafts village. Continue your drive to Dhenkanal and check in at hotel.
Accommodation
  • Overnight in Hotel.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
After breakfast at Palace full day excursion to explore and interact with the traditional weaving and dokra tribal crafts village at Nuapatna and Sadeibarani and Joranda Mahima Cult.
Accommodation
  • Overnight in Hotel.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Drive to Sambalpur en route visiting Sonepur Ikat Weaving village. Famous for Bomkai Saree or Sonepuri Saree.
Accommodation
  • Overnight in Hotel.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
After breakfast at Hotel we leave for an excursion to Bargarh to explore the weaving legacy of this place and its famous Sambalpuri Saree. After Bargarh visit Barpali n Barpali, there are more than 1,000 handlooms spread across several pockets of clusters, each at a distance of five kilometers from the other. Weavers in this part of Odisha are known for their original double ikat prints on cotton and Tasar silk.
Accommodation
  • Overnight in Hotel.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Drive to Raipur en route visiting Sirpur and check in at hotel.
Accommodation
  • Overnight in Hotel.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Drive to Kanker en route visiting Rajim and traditional local villages and interaction with the local community.
Accommodation
  • Overnight in Hotel.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Drive to Jagdalpur enroute visiting local villages and tribal crafts at Kondagaon village.
Accommodation
  • Overnight in Hotel.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Depart for weekly tribal market at Tokapal. Also visit the Bison Horn Marias - primary found in Baster region. the Bison Horn Maria s tribes are another major sub-caste of the Gonds.
Accommodation
  • Overnight in Hotel.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
After breakfast visit the Chitrakote Falls, local town and Bastar Museum. The waterfalls are on the Indravati River, are the widest in India and are truly spectacular during and after the monsoon. 96ft high, they are often compared by locals, with Niagara Falls but this should not be used as a comparison.
Accommodation
  • Overnight in Hotel.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Depart for Jeypore en route visiting Kotpad weaving village. The Kotpad weavers, also called ‘Mirgan,’ make saris, gamchas and tuvals. Kotpad Handloom is a vegetable Dyed Fabric woven by the tribal weavers of Kotapad. The characteristics of natural dye coloring is derived from the AUL or madder dye extracted from the root of the Indian Madder tree.
Accommodation
  • Overnight in Hotel.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Depart for weekly Thursday market of the Bondas at Onukudelli and also spend some time at the nearby Duduma waterfall and enjoy the spectacular view of the mountains and valleys close to the nature. Visit another ethnic tribal group of the Gadabbas.
Accommodation
  • Overnight in Hotel.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Drive to Vishakhapatnam en route visiting about interesting Paraja tribe assembles at Kunduli every Friday. Continue your drive to Vishakhapatnam and check in at hotel.
Accommodation
  • Overnight in Hotel.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Transfer to airport in time to connect your onward flight to next destination.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast

HOTEL COST

CityLuxury
Winter US$ 2,896
Kolkata Lytton Hotel
Bhubhaneshwar New Marrion Hotel
Puri Toshali Sand
Dhenkanal Dhenkal Palace
Sambhalpur Hotel Seeba
Raipur Hotel Babylon
Kaner Kaner Palce
Jagdalpur Baster Jungle Resort
Jeypore Jeypore Hotel
Vishakhapatnam Quality Inn Bez Krishnaa
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Inclusions

  • Share twin accommodation with breakfast
  • Transfers & sightseeing by Air Conditioned vehicle
  • Lunch and Dinner during stay in Dhenkal & Kanker
  • Tribal village expnse
  • Trribal village permission
  • Visit to weekely market
  • Entrance ticket to the monuments
  • Present applicable taxes as on 1st May 2019

Exclusions

  • International Airfare
  • Domestic Airfare
  • Visa fee & Insurance
  • Items of personal nature i.e. laundry, telephone, camera fee, drinks & tips etc.