Textile Tour Odisha
7days 6 nights
Textile Tour Of Odisha
Textile Tour of Odisha: For those who believe in the fabric woven, not the design inscribed!
Journey through the fabric of time! Witness the hands that beat machinery speed! See the beauty woven by the hands that speak ahead of fashion! Drape the raw silk and cotton woven in the most primitive way!
Embark your journey of fabrics at the textile villages of Odisha. A journey that you will reminiscence each and every time you drape something pretty and exotic. Odisha is a land of abundant natural resources, a land of passion, a land of culture, a land of delicacies and the Land of Lord Jagannath and the Odissi dance! Greatly enriched with bountiful natural gifts, this place is a must-to-visit-place!
What makes Odisha textile tours different from its other counterparts, is the type of raw material and the artistry involved in it. One of the most typical features of Odisha textile is the Ikat weaving art. In this threads are tied (especially tie-dyed) and woven to produce patterns on the weaving loom. This process is called the Bandha. In addition to this, there are many other types of weaving arts in the State. Want to know more about it? Follow the lines till the end and explore the diverse textile culture of the State.
Highlights of the Odisha Textile Tour
1. Visit to Olasingh, textile village; famous for the tiger mask dance
2. Visit to Sonepur, the land of tassar silk weaving art
3. Visit to Bargarh, the place of world renowned Sambalpuri saree
4. Visit to Nuapatna, famous for ikat weaving pattern
Day 1: BHUBANESWAR
Arrival in Bhubaneswar Airport / hotel. Our representative meets you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel. After a quick lunch, we will take you to some of the famous stores in Bhubaneswar , government cooperative shops most likely where you can see all the famous textiles of Odisha under one roof. Overnight in Hotel.
Day 2: BHUBANESWAR - NUAPATNA – SADEIBARENI - DHENKANAL
Today we will drive to Dhenkanal. On the way we will stop by at Nuapatna textile village , famous for Double Ikat Weaving technique. This method is also known as Tie and Dye technique, very unique, half of the day will be spent to understand the complex methods of Ikat weaving and understand how weaving is still done using traditional tools. Later we stop at Sadeibareni Dhokra craft village, the villagers use the lost wax technique to make small figures. The evening will be spent with the sadhus of the Mahima sect at Joranda monastery. The evening rituals are very interesting and we recommend all our travelers to be a part of this. Overnight at a royal palace in Dhenkanal.
Day 3: DHENKANAL - SAMBALPUR
Today we will be driving towards Sambalpur, a place famous for its sarees. In the evening we will check into hotel. The day is free for sightseeing in Sambalpur. We can see the famous leaning temple of Huma on this day. Overnight in hotel
Day 4: SAMBALPUR - BARPALI – BARGADH - BOLANGIR
Today after breakfast we will drive towards Bolangir , on the way we will make stops first at Barpali. Barpali is famous for its cotton and silk weavers. We will spend some time at a workshop and learn the techniques of cotton and silk weaving. The master craftsmen here are known for their Tasser Silk Weaving techniques. Later we will go to Bargadh , also an important textile center. we will stop at some of the most important cooperative stores in Bargadh. Overnight in hotel.
Day 5: BOLANGIR - SAGARPALI – SONEPUR - BOLANGIR
After breakfast we drive to Sagarpali silk and cotton weaving factory. The purpose to visit Sagarpali is to get a basic idea of design developments on textiles and to see the kind of training that is given to students by the master craftsmen. Further we drive towards Sonepur to see how natural ingredients are used for dying process. Return back to Bolangir. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 6: BOLANGIR - BHUBANESWAR
After breakfast, drive back to Bhubaneswar. Overnight in hotel.
Day 7: DEPARTURE
Tour Cost Includes :
Bed Tea & Breakfast
Driver Charges, Toll & Parking
Tour Cost does not includes:
Lunch & Dinner
Boating charges at Satpada
Any Entry Fees or Guide Charges.
Here vehicle is entirely booked for Your family only, so it's not shared vehicle.
The Car to be used as per the itinerary only
Plan A : Rs xxxxx/- for Two persons
Rs.xxxxx/- for Single Person
Rs. Free below 6 year For Child
Non A/C Accommodation (Twin sharing) at Standard Category Hotel & A/C Indica.
Plan B : Rs xxxx/- for Two Persons
Rs. xxxx/- for Single Person
Rs. Free below 6 year For Child
A/C Accommodation (Twin sharing) at Deluxe Category Hotel & A/C Indica.