Daringibadi – Kashmir of Odisha
DARINGIBADI - KASHMIR OF ODISHA
4 Days 3 Nights
DAY 01: ARRIVAL BHUBANESHWAR / BRAHMAPUR – DARINGIBADI
Arrive Bhubaneswar airport / railway station / Brahmapur railway station, meet and greet and drive to Daringibadi, The Kashmir of Orissa, the beautiful hill station, rising to an average height of 3000 feet above sea level is cantered in the highland area of the Kandhamal District. Daringbadi’s exotic appeal lies in the tropical forests of the Ghats which houses rich flora and fauna. Not to speak of expansive, loamy plantations of coffee, turmeric and mustard and the exclusive pine jungle. Daringbadi has a large population of tribal who have unique customs and beliefs and maintain an ethos which is distinctly different from that of the mainstream culture. Arrive and check in our Eco Cottages / Forest House / Resort. Overnight. (All Meals)
DAY 02: DARINGIBADI NATURE DAY TOUR
Early morning breakfast and then today lot’s of sightseeing for a lifetime experience.
Hill View Point: The viewpoint is in quiet, pleasant location surroundings
Pine Jungles with a couple of benches and view Tower. A place for nature lovers, bird watchers, sunrise and sunset viewers. The high raising hill View of Daringibadi can be glanced at this point. Nature Lovers Paradise: A delightful and enchanting place that is ideal for couples and honeymooners. It possesses mind blowing scenic beauty and charm to heighten intimate moments. One must visit this place for its scenic beauty. Giant Black Stone: Said to be the largest single black stone ever seen in the world of 3kms radius, it is sought after for its trekking delights. Popular mythological belief says that one round of the stone gives a person eternal peace. Coffee Garden: Daringibadi has one of the widest ranges of microclimates, due to the drastic change in altitude and climate over relatively short distances. Our educational coffee tour will explain how these differences in climatic factors and also visit the cardamom kiln, Black Peepers and take some spices back home with you. (All Meals)
DAY 03: DARINGIBADI – BELGHAR SANTUARY – KOTAGARH SANTUARY – DARINGIBADI
Early morning breakfast and today we will have wildlife experience. Belghar Sanctuary: An internationally declared Eco Village, it is located on a picturesque hilltop surrounded by dense flora. It also offers scope for future gliding activities thanks to its seven mountains majestic heights. One can also hope to see elephants on the way. The area is still unexplored and virgin with natural sceneries and 80% primitive tribal populace. A wooden bungalow at Belghar attracts many nature loving visitors. Kotagarh Sanctuary: Its sanctuary is located in the Baliguda subdivision of Kandhamal district. The area abounds with rich bio-diversity and wildlife such as tiger, elephant, gaur, Sambar, spotted deer, peafowl, red jungle fowl and a variety of reptiles. Evening back to Daringibadi. Overnight stay at Eco Cottages / Forest House / Resort.
DAY 04: DEPARTURE FROM DARINGIBADI VIA VETNAI
After morning breakfast we will drive back to Bhubaneswar / Brahmapur to drop to airport / railway station. Enroute we will have an opportunity to see another unconventional location called Vetnai, the specialty of this place is that you will cease to believe yourself to be touring in a part of India. With around innumerable male and female Black Bucks roaming freely at the slopes of the mountain range of Eastern Ghats, you feel you are on an African safari. Tour ends will beautiful memories.