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Tribal Gateway

  • Best time
  • October to March
  • Total Duration
  • 14 Days
  • Hotel Category
  • Luxury, Mid Budget, Budget, Heritage and Tented Accommodation
  • Main Attraction
  • Tribal culture, cuisine, beaches, rural India
  • Special instruction
  • Plan your trip with weekdays to attend weekly market in tribal areas

Detailed Itinerary

Map

  • Days
  • Events
  • Day 01
  • Arrival Delhi
    Meet on arrival and transfer to the Hotel.
    Check in to hotel with Indian traditional Welcome.
    Our executive will be present at the hotel to assist you with the check-in formalities. 
    A welcome drink – Rose water, Lemon water or soft drinks will be served.
    Overnight: Hotel
  • Day 02
  • Delhi
    After breakfast, proceed for sightseeing of Delhi with our Guide. Experience the rickshaw ride in Old Delhi through very narrow streets namely - Balli Maran, Kinari Bazar - (Cloth market), Masale Wali Gali – (Spice Market) etc.
    Rest of the time is free to explore Connaught Place.
    Dinner at your own choice of restaurant.
    Overnight: Hotel
  • Day 03
  • Delhi – Raipur - Bhoramdeo
    After bed tea and cookies, departure transfer to the Domestic Airport.
    Fly to Raipur. Meet on arrival in Raipur and transfer to the hotel.
    After breakfast, drive to Bhoramdeo. Arrive and check in to the hotel.
    Evening at your own. Dinner with folk dance. 
    All meals and Overnight: Hotel
  • Day 04
  • Bhoramdeo
    After breakfast, proceed for the day excursion to visit Baiga Tribes. The tribe is known for its vibrant colors and the traditional dance. On prior information a dance performance by the people of Baiga tribe can be arranged. Trek around the villages and click the photographs of day activities of these people. 
    Post Lunch (onsite hot lunch) proceed to visit enchanting Bhoramdeo Temple. A complex of temples dating back to 11th century is famous for fine carvings of erotic characters and the ornamentations.
    Drive back to the hotel. Dinner with folk dance.
    All meals and Overnight: Hotel
  • Day 05
  • Bhoramdeo - Kanker
    After breakfast, drive to Kanker – Capital Headquarter of tribal heartland, Bastar.
    Arrive and check in to the heritage hotel.
    After getting fresh, guest will be entertained with Chhatisgarhi folk music over the beverages and pre- dinner snacks. Members of the Royal Family too will join the guests to share their insights into the life of the region.
    All meals and Overnight: Heritage Hotel
  • Day 06
  • Kanker - Jagdalpur
    After breakfast, drive to winding ghats of Keshkal for some spectacular views of the tropical jungle below. Later visit the village of the Deer-Horn Muria tribe and get a glimpse of the Ghotul System. Here one could enjoy some wonderful village food with local drink.
    Also visit the tribal haat (market). Later enjoy hot picnic lunch nearby tribal weekly market. 
    After lunch, drive continues to Jagdalpur, the largest town and nerve center of Bastar. 
    En route, make a short detour to visit the tribal craft communities of Kondagaon. Visit the weekly market here where the local people sell craft items like bronze sculptures, wrought iron items, figurines in cooked earth. Drive continues to Jagdalpur. Arrive and check in to resort.
    Dinner around bonfire with tribal folk dance.
    All meals and Overnight: Resort
  • Day 07
  • Jagdalpur (Surroundings / Weekly Market on MONDAY)
    After breakfast, proceed to explore the virgin forest of the Kanger Valley National Park. Its majestic waterfalls and caves are the principal attractions. Also you can visit Dhuruwa tribal villages. Enjoy picnic lunch here and visit Tokpal weekly tribal market thereafter.
    Drive back to the resort.
    Dinner around bonfire with tribal folk dance.
    All meals and Overnight: Hotel
  • Day 08
  • Jagdalpur - Rayagada
    After breakfast, proceed to Rayagada (Odisha State in Eastern part of India). This drive will be along the Eastern Ghats, which have some lovely landscapes.
    Arrive and check in to the hotel.
    Evening at your own
    All meals and Overnight: Hotel
  • Day 09
  • Rayagada - Jeypore
    After breakfast, drive to explore a village called Chatikona. To spot one of India's most remote and un-spoilt markets belonging to Dongaria Kond tribe, who sports one of the most distinct hair dresses and jewelries. 
    Return to the hotel for lunch and leave for Jeypore.
    All meals and Overnight: Hotel
  • Day 10
  • Jeypore – Gopalpur
    After breakfast, drive along the Eastern Ghats to visit Bonda tribe and the colorful markets of primitive Gadaba .Click some nice photographs of local tribal people and enjoy the picnic Lunch.
    Arrive Gopalpur and check in to hotel.
    All meals and Overnight Hotel
  • Day 11
  • Gopalpur – Puri
    After breakfast, drive to Puri. En route visit Chilka Lake- a brackish water lagoon at the mouth of the Daya River, flowing into the Bay of Bengal. It is the largest coastal lagoon in India and the second largest lagoon in the World. The lake is home to a number of threatened species of plants and animals.
    Enjoy chef’s special fish lunch at the local restaurant and drive continues to Puri.
    Arrive and check in to the hotel. Evening at your own.
    All meals and Overnight: Hotel
  • Day 12
  • Puri- Konark- Nayakpatana Craft Village-Bhubaneswar
    After breakfast, proceed for sightseeing of Sun Temple at Konark and visit the Nayakpatana Craft Village. Later drive to Bhubaneswar. En route visit the Dhauli-Buddhist Stupa. 
    Arrive at Bhubaneshwar and check in to hotel.
    After wash and change, proceed to experience the local classical dance called “Odissi” - one of the eight classical dance forms of India, it is the oldest surviving dance form of India.
    All meals and Overnight: Hotel
  • Day 13
  • Bhubaneshwar
    After breakfast, proceed for sightseeing of Bhubaneshwar- visit Udaigiri, Khandagiri and Rajarani Temple. 
    Evening at your own.
    All meals and Overnight: Hotel
  • Day 14
  • Bhubaneshwar – Delhi - Home
    After breakfast, departure transfer to the Domestic Airport of Bhubaneshwar.
    Fly to Delhi. 
    Meet on arrival and transfer to Delhi.
    After getting fresh, plan your day with our guide.
    After farewell dinner, departure transfer to the International Airport of Delhi
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