BERHAMPUR, TARATARINI, TAPTAPANI, CHANDRAGIRI, HARBHANGI IRRIGATION DAM, DARINGBARI (4 Nights/5 Days)
Berhampur, also called ‘The Silk City’, is located in the eastern coastline of Ganjam district in Orissa. It is famous for its silk, its temples and its culture. Tara Tarini is a famous religious temple of twin goddesses on the top of a hillock surrounded by the holy river Rushikulya. Taptapani is a hot water sulfur spring located in a lush forest nearby. Daringbari is forested place around 4,000 feet above sea level in Orissa’s Phulbani district and is often termed as the Kashmir of Orissa due to occasional snowfalls.
Distance: 520 kms (approx) from Kolkata by rail
Nearest Town: Berhampur
Day 1: First night at train from Howrah.
Day 2: At 8am, after breakfast from Berhampur rail station to Taratarini O.T.D.C. Bungalow (night stay) by Tata sumo and at evening, we will go for Darshan of Taratarini temple on the top of Hill, King’s Ashoka’s Shilalipi Place, Durga Temple etc.
Day 3: From Taratarini to Harbhangi Irrigation Bungalow via visit to Taratarini, Chandragiri (Tibetan Culture), Adaba Forest Office and night stay in Harbhangi Irrigation Bungalow.
Day 4: After breakfast , from Harbhangi to Darinbari View point, Coffee & Black – Pipper Plantation and return to Berhampur railway station then at night, return journey by Down Chennai Mail for Howrah.
Day 5: At around 8am, we reach Howrah Station.