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Grass Routes Private Day Tours

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Grass Routes provide opportunities for travellers to engage with local communities by working in partnership with the people whose lives; stories and experiences make our authentic journeys so unique. Crafting authentic journeys and bridges cultural...more
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

What to say? We had a ball in Odisha - our first time in that part of India. It was the best that we chanced upon Chandoori Sai in the LP book, and thence on to Claire and Pulak at Grass Routes. Both are ex-Intrepid...More

1  Thank FennKualaLumpur
GrassRoutes, Owner at Grass Routes Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Thank you for sharing your Grass Routes experience here. We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Odisha with us. Appreciate your valuable recommendation.

Reviewed 19 April 2018

I recently traveled to India with a small group from Western Australia for 13 day tour organised and conducted tour by Claire. We visited the Rajasthan area (The Place of Kings). Every day was a new and wonderful experience and I wish to compliment Claire...More

Thank Julie L
GrassRoutes, Owner at Grass Routes Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Thank you for sharing your feedback here. It was an absolute pleasure sharing Rajasthan with you and Katie's Yoga group. We packed a lot of special experiences within a short timeframe and delighted you enjoyed them all! Look forward to having you back for the...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018

We had a 2 weeks tour, our primary focus was to explore the tribal areas and it was a great experience yet it turned out that the other aspects (historical, religious, nature) were also very interesting. First of all, while preparing the tour we appreciated...More

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GrassRoutes, Owner at Grass Routes Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Thank for sharing your feedback here. We thoroughly enjoyed sharing Odisha with you and appreciate your recognition of our ethical approach to developing tourism. Look forward to having you back someday!

Reviewed 25 February 2018

We could not have been more pleased by the way Grass Routes organised and carried out our completely tailor made trip. It's wonderful to have such personal contact when pre-planning as well as when you're in Odisha. Beforehand Claire always came back swiftly when we...More

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GrassRoutes, Owner at Grass Routes Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience here. Means a lot coming from such experienced travellers. It was an absolute delight interacting with you all. We look forward to hosting your next Odisha trip. All the best!

Reviewed 21 January 2018

Pulak (who co-owns the business with his wife Claire) was our guide for a ten day adventure through Odisha visiting the hill tribe regions, coastal areas and finishing in his home town of Puri. Pulak is a wonderful guide who loves at every opportunity to...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 28 November 2017

I heard about Grass Routes Journeys Pvt Ltd from a friend, so I booked a tour for my family (November 2017). This is a marvelous tour group. The founders/organizers, Claire and Pulak, are the most wonderful and helpful people. Nothing was too much trouble, and...More

Thank KathyM-Nov2017
GrassRoutes, Owner at Grass Routes Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Thank you so much for your generous feedback. We enjoyed having your family in Odisha and look forward to having you travel with us again. You are correct - there is so much more to explore!

Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

It's been a pleasure to explore Puri & its surroundings with Grass Routes. Pulak and Claire are doing a fabulous job of sharing their passion about the state of Odisha. Highly recommended, that is if you're not the type of person who is after a...More

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GrassRoutes, Owner at Grass Routes Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you for your recommendation! Pulak thoroughly enjoyed sharing coastal Odisha with you. Hope we have an opportunity to share the indigenous hinterland with you some day!

Reviewed 31 January 2017

Grass Routes gave us a unique experience of Orissa which we'll never forget. The route was tailored for us and most carefully thought out. There was immense consideration given to small points such as bringing clean cutlery for us where there might not be, drinking...More

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GrassRoutes, Owner at Grass Routes Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience of travelling in Odisha with us here! We thoroughly enjoyed having you and look forward to your return.

Reviewed 24 January 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed my stay in Orissa with the highlights being the tours that I organised with Claire at Grass Routes. I took part in a textile tour into a tribal village to witness Ikat weaving and a cycle rickshaw tour of Old Puri. Both of...More

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GrassRoutes, Owner at Grass Routes Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2017

Thanks for sharing your feedback here. We enjoyed having you and look forward to your return to Odisha!

Reviewed 29 December 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed my cooking class with Claire and Pulak. Their regular cooking teacher was unwell so I was warmly welcomed into their home with Pulak as my teacher. He could give up his day job and teach cooking! Wonderful Orissa food, so different from other...More

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GrassRoutes, Owner at Grass Routes Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2016

It was a pleasure sharing some of Odisha's delicacies with you! Glad to know you have tried your hand at one of the dishes - with your own twist. Keep cooking!

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David B
7 July 2018|
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Hi David, Recommend you drop us a query through our Grass Routes Journeys website in order to take this forward. Thanks for your interest in touring Odisha with Grass Routes! Kind Regards, Claire
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Hi Melissa, sorry but LP does not allow one to post website links. To get around that you should add the normal three letters in front of grassroutes followed by a dot and the letters in Cheers
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Mahadev S
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Thanks for your interest in Grass Routes. Our Day Tours are listed on our website. You may have also noticed a special note on our contact page requesting patience as we are often on the road with limited access to internet... More
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