Itinerary Overview

Embark on a captivating journey through the pristine mangrove forests of Bhitarkanika, starting from the tranquil village of Gupti near Rajnagar. Experience the allure of nature as you sail along the Pathsala River, indulge in traditional cuisine, and explore diverse ecosystems rich in wildlife. Unveil the beauty of Odisha's coastal treasures. This cruise can be combined with other destinations as per your requirements.


01DAY 1: EMBARKATION FROM GUPTI Arrive at the village of Gupti, which is approx. 3½ hours’ drive from Bhubaneswar and a short distance from the nearby town of Rajnagar. Enjoy sundowner as you gently traverse the Pathsala River enjoying a curated Hi-Tea. The sight of the distant Bay of Bengal has breathtaking views. A multi course traditional meal awaits you in the evening giving you the flavors of the region.

Dinner & overnight onboard Catamaran.

02DAY 2: EXPLORING BHITARKANIKAEnjoying breakfast onboard, sail into the rich and unique mangrove ecosystem with creeks, mudflats, and estuaries to arrive in Dangamal. Disembark and visit the Orientation Centre. Explore the park on foot to observe and learn about the mangrove forest on trails. Enjoy the sunset from the top deck while cruising back to Gupti where the views of the forest and the setting sun are simply mesmerizing. Dinner at leisure followed by a relaxed evening.

Dinner & overnight onboard Catamaran.

03DAY 3: BIRDWATCHING AT DANGAMALAfter breakfast, set sail again to Dangamal. Ride the country boat in the narrow channel to Khola for birdwatching and viewing other animals along the river. Post lunch, explore the park on foot on a different trail to observe and learn about the forest with birding watching opportunities. Cruise back to Gupti Jetty.

Or visit Habali Kathi (subject to permission from the forest department)

After breakfast, set sail to the Habali Kathi mangrove forest (subject to permission) for birdwatching and seeing other animals along the Maipura River. Halt en route at Ekakula depending on the tidal conditions. Enjoy a walk along the beach and through the mangrove forests and indulge in a picnic lunch. Cruise back to Gupti jetty

Dinner & overnight onboard Catamaran.

04DAY 4: DISEMBARK AT GUPTIFollowing breakfast disembark the catamaran and proceed for your onward journey.

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