Are you a true follower of Hinduism? Looking for a religious place worth visiting in your lifetime, do add Puri Rath Yatra 2018 to your list! Well, Puri Rath Yatra is indeed something to be graced at least once in a lifetime.
Witness the biggest festival on the planet Rath Yatra , where deities walk out of the temple, breaking the barrier of caste, religion, & creed to send the message of oneness to the universe. The Puri-essence, the huge chariots, the humid air clubbed with sudden downpour and the cacophonous din make the holiest festival in India, Rath Yatra 2018 an event one of its kind.
The world famous Rath Yatra celebrated with fanfare, religious fervour and a spirit of camaraderie. The exquisite sound of cymbals, drums, and music feels like the heaven has fallen on the earth to grace occasion. It is believed that if you pull the chariots once – you will earn your passage to heaven. And, no one in the planet would like to miss the Puri Rath Yatra 2018!
Puri Rath Yatra 2018 Packages
SandPebbles offers amazing packages for Puri Rath Yatra Tour, so that you can have a hassle-free journey and accommodation during the most busiest hours of the city. Whether you want to travel from Bhubaneswar or stay in the city during the Puri Rath Yatra , we make all arrangements from hotel bookings to ride, tour, & all, to make your divine journey memorable. Our Puri Rath Yatra 2018 package includes:
Day 1: Arrival Bhubaneswar
One of our representative will receive you at the Biju Patnaik International Airport, Bhubaneswar and escort you to the hotel. If the flight arrives in the morning, you can visit the Smart City or can leave for Puri, just 60 Km drive from the city. Dinner will be served in the hotel.
Day 2: Visit Jagannath Temple
After breakfast drive to Puri en-route visit to Dhauli (Ashokan Rock Edict and Shanti Stupa),Pipili (Applique Work Village),Sakshigopal (Radha Krishna Temple) & Raghurajpur/Naikpatna(Painting Village).Arrival at Puri, Check in to hotel. Evening visit to Lord Jagannath Temple to Participate in the Live Aalati Darshan (Non Hindus are not allowed inside the temple). You don’t need to visit “Char Dham” in order to achieve “Moksha” (salvation), once you visit Puri Temple. Back to the hotel room.
Day 3: Rath Yatra
After breakfast drive to the Puri Badadanda. Special arrangement has been made on the rooftop of a hotel for watching Rath Yatra. If you want to see Rath Yatra from roof top smoothly proceed early morning. (Break fast packet, water bottle, packed lunch (veg) will be provided you. Evening back to Hotel have dinner and relaxing sleep.
Day 4: Sightseeing Puri
After breakfast, get ready for the sightseeing. Visit Narendra Pokhari, Lokanath Temple, Markandeshwar Temple, Lakshmi Temple, Ganesh Temple, Gundicha Temple, Swargadwar, Raghurajpur Artist Village, Bimala Temple & many more. Return to hotel and have dinner and good night sleep.
Day 5: Puri Beach Fun
A venue for countless pilgrims, who come for taking the traditional purification dip. One of the finest silvery beaches in India, where the lapping waters of Bay of Bengal pay homage to their beauty. You can enjoy the cool waves sitting in front of beach having fun of ice creams and other food items or go on a long drive to Puri-Konark Marine Drive road.
Day 6: Shopping at Puri
One cannot miss the crafts found around Puri. Look for filigree silver jewellery and also buy Sambalpuri and Bomkai weavers will dazzle you with their intricate work.
Day 7: Drive to Konark
Apart from attending the Ratha Yatra Festival, the travellers in Puri can look for certain other priceless tourist options. Puri Beach, Konark Beach, Konark Sun Temple are some of the most fascinating tourist attractions around Puri. After breakfast visit to Konark Sun Temple, ASI Museum (Closed on Friday), Ramchandi Temple & Chandrabhaga Beach. Afternoon free on the golden beach and relax on beach market of Puri. Overnight at Puri.
Day 8: Departure
After breakfast drop at Bhubaneswar Airport/Railway Station for onward journey.
Aarti Tikka on arrival
Accommodation in Star Hotels
Dinner & Breakfast
All transfers by exclusive AC cars
Return Airport Transfers in PVT Car
Puri-Konark Marine Drive visit (Seat in luxury cars or coaches)
Puri Sightseeing tour + Jagannath Temple + Konark (Seat in luxury cars or coaches)
Whether you talk about historical temples, monuments, wildlife sanctuaries, festivals, picturesque locales, culture or cuisine – the bounty of the state is absolutely matchless. And, the Jagannath culture has something, that make every Indian proud.
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