Drive to Puri (56 kms and 02 hrs drive), en-route visit Dhauli & Pipli village & Konark (Sun Temple). First stop at Dhauli, where Mauryan Emperor Ashoka the Great renounced bloody warfare & embraced the teachings of Buddha after victory over kingdom of Kalinga. Here we visit Peace Pagoda known as Shanti Stupa built in early 1970 by Japanese. Next visit the Colorful Pipli village, where Orissan Handicrafts, the specialty is applique work.
Later drive to Puri en route visit Konark temple Chariot of the Sun God, built by King Langula Narasimha Deva in the 13 century AD in the Golden era of Orissan art. This crowning piece of Orissan architecture & sculpture is sheer poetry on stone. Overnight stay at Puri.