Orissa Tribal Tours


Buddhist Heritage with Tribal Wonder in Odisha (Odisha) Tour


Package Duration : 8 Days / 7 Nights

Pacakge Validity : N.A.

Destination Covered : Bhubaneswar - Dhauli Peace Pagoda - Bhubaneswar Langudi - Radhanagar - Ratnagiri - Udaygiri - Lalitgiri - Killajodi Bauda - Sonepur

Package Cost : On Request


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Tour Itinerary :

Day 1: (Sat)-Bhubaneswar- Dhauli Peace Pagoda- Bhubaneswar (1hr drive+ visit)

Upon arrival Bhubaneswar airport meet our representative and transfer to hotel .
Afternoon visit the Dhauli peace pagoda , excursion the historical place such as Kalinga war field near river Daya, Emperor Ashoka’s rock edict ( Brahmi script-3rd c BC) , Dhauli ancient Elephant, Peace pagoda.

Overnight- Bhubaneswar

Day 2: (Sun)-Bhubaneswar- Langudi- Radhanagar- Ratnagiri (4hr drive+ visit)

Excurison the Kesa Stupa at Languri also visit the PanchaDyani Mudra Buddha, escavated site of Emperor Ashoka’s Signature .
Ancient Buddhist settelmet and village plan at Radhanagar (like the idea of Indus valley civilization theory).

Overnight- Ratnagiri

Day 3: (Mon)-Ratnagiri- Udaygiri- Lalitgiri- Killajodi (3hr drive+ visit)

Excursion the ancient ruin Buddhist University (Mahavihar, Mahastupa and Chaitya griha) at Ratnagiri, Udaygiri and Lalitgiri popularly known as the Daimond Triangle of Orissa.

Overnight- Killajodi

Day 4: (Tue)-Killajodi- Bauda- Sonepur (4.30hr drive+ visit)

Morning after breakfast checkout and departure towards Sonepur. Enroute visit the most Buddhist famous place at Bauda (visit the Tantrayana or Kalachakra yana thems at there)

Overnight- Sonepur

Day 5: (Wed)-Sonepur- Ranipur Jharial-Bhawanipatna (5hr drive+ visit)

Morning boating on sonepur and visit the Buddhist Tantra yana Goddess on the middle of river island. Drive to Bhawanipatna visit the 64 yogini temple -8th c AD, (Mix of Buddhist Tantra Yana) at Ranipur Jharial.

Overnight- Bhavanipatna

Day 6: (Thru)-Bhawanipatna- Dunguria Tribal village- Desia Village-Rayagada(4hr drive+ visit)

Drive towards Rayagada (the hub of tribal zone) meet the Dongaria tribes at their village, also visit their hadasala (female dormitory) and than drive towards Desia tribes on high hill terein of eastern Ghat , warm greeting by the villagers.

Overnight- Rayagada

Day 7: (fri)-Rayagada-Lanjia Saura village- Jiranga( Buddhist Monastery)- Gopalpur (5.30hr drive+ visit)

Morning proceed towards Lanjia saura village (the only Aryan tribal community in the state) excursion their life style at there then proceed to Jiranga (tibetian settlement and lagest live monastery and Buddhist statue in Asia)

Overnight-Gopalpur

Day 8: (Sat)-Gopalpur- Bhubaneswar / departure (3.30hr drive)

Morning after breakfast drive towards Bhubaneswar airport board the flight for your onward journey.

Tour concludes:


Tour Detail :

This special tour itinerary cover the popular Dhauli Santi Stupa with Buddhist diamond triangle Lalitgiri, Udaygiri and Ratnagiri and also hidden face of buddha at Languri , Radhanagar, Bauda , Sonepur, Bhawanipatna and also nice Tibetan monastery at Jiranga ( Largest Buddhist statue in Asia) with popular tibal culture of Dongaria , Desia tribe and only Aryan tribe at Gunupur region – the Lanjia Saura.

Terms & Conditions :

Dongria Kondh:

 In the remote mountainous wilderness of the Eastern Ghats region of South Orissa lives a fascinating Kuvi-speaking tribe called, the Dongria Kandha. They inhabit the lofty Niyamgiri hill ranges in the district of Rayagada. They stand apart fromothers for their famous Meria festival, expertise in horticulture and colourful dress, adornments and life style. For being the denizens of hills, forests and highlands (dongar), their neighbours name them Dongria. Dongria men and women are quite fashionable in their personal adornments, that makes them attractive and distinguish them from others. Dongria men put on a long and narrow piece of loin cloth and women use two pieces of cloth, each 3-4 ft. In length. Both men and women grow long hair. A wooden comb (kokuya) is fixed at the hair knot of men and women which adorns the hair-lock and keeps the hair tight. A tiny knife (pipli) with colourful thread balls at its metal handle, adorns the hair lock of women. Men and women put on aluminum neck rings, beads & coin necklaces (kekodika), finger rings. In addition to that women wear bangles, anklets, toe rings. Both men and women wear earrings and nose-rings.

 

Desia Kondh

 one of the most colorful tribal community live in the high hill core jungle of Rayagada Dist of Southern orissa ( 1200 mt of sea level , but all weather metal road is there) . they are distinguish with their physical appearance , special costume, ornament and house style.  They are very friendly and like to live with nature.

 

LANJIA SAORA:

The saoras are one of the most ancient tribes of India. Have a racial affinity with the Proto- Australoid stock, their dialect called Sora, comes under the Austro-Asiatic family of Munda group of languages. Lanjia Saora constitutes one of the primitive sections of the Saora tribe. They are so called by their neighbours strip of male loin cloth is worn in such a fashion that both the red embroidered ends hang down in front and back like a tail (Lanja). Their women greatly enlarge their enlarge their ear lobes to wear rounded wooden pegs and have a characteristic tattoo mark down the middle of the forehead. Install the village deities represented by wooden posts at the entrance of the village. Have male and female shamans to serve their magico-religious needs. Famous for their attractive wall paintings,” IDITIAL”. Observe Guar, the secondary burial ritual to commemorate the dead by sacrificing buffaloes and by erecting menhirs. 

Tribal Fair and Festival in orissa

2017

2018

Mandei at Nabarangpur

1st to 3rd Nov.

1st to 3rd Nov.

Dhanuyatra festival at  Bargarh

23rd Dec. – 2nd Jan 2018

 

Joranda Mahim Sadhu Fair (Mela) at Joranda

 

30th & 31st Jan

Chariot festival at Bissamcuttack & Puri

 

16th -24th July

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