The festival has been organised to spread awareness on Jagannath culture of Uttarayana, revive dying culture of kite flying and promote Odisha's pristine beaches.
The packages planed in association with Forest department will be available only on Saturdays and Sundays from January 11.
The package would be available at six Panthanivas of Gopalpur, Rambha, Konark, Puri, Chandipur and Barkul in the first phase.
A blueprint for development of major tourist destinations in the State will be prepared with focus on creation of a land bank for hotel and resort projects.
The winter chill now felt across the State, Chilika is abuzz with congregation of over 7.5 lakh migratory birds.
As many as 11 Kolkata-bound trains from Puri were cancelled and no train left from Howrah to Puri on Saturday.
Various themes, including beaches, culture, heritage and wildlife that are unique and specific to the area were to be developed as special circuits under the scheme to attract tourists.
Opposition creates ruckus in Odisha Assembly over tourism minister's 'official visit' to Hyderabad with friends
Raising the issue, leader of the Opposition in the assembly Pradipta Kumar Naik said that government funds should not be spent on friends of the Minister for entertainment.
Members submit memorandum to Minister proposing development of tourist sites
Odisha Tourism has come up with an innovative campaign to attract both domestic and overseas tourists.
The department had released funds to HAP from 2009 till date for organising annual Puri Beach Festival.
Leading tour operator Benjamin Simon urged PATA to hold PATA Travel Mart (PTM), Asia Pacific’s international travel trade exhibition in Odisha.
The State is expecting a tourist footfall of 2.5 crore in next two years; 1.5 crore visitors recorded last year