Welcome to India – when you touch down, you’ll be met by our representative. Once checked in at your hotel, the rest of the day is yours to relax or begin exploring. We’re here for two nights.
Today we’ll start out with a sightseeing tour of Old Delhi. You’ll visit Raj Ghat, site of Mahatma Gandhi’s cremation, go on a rickshaw ride (or walk…) through Old Delhi, and visit Jama Mosque, the largest in India. We’ll pass Shah Jahan’s Red Fort and continue our visit into New Delhi touring Humayun’s Tomb, the massive Qutab Minaret and the India Gate. (B)
Delhi to Agra
After breakfast, we’ll head for Agra. We’re here for one night. Today’s sightseeing tour of Agra centers on one of the trip’s true highlights: the magnificent Taj Mahal. We will also pay homage to the famous Agra Fort, seat of Mughal power. (B)
Agra to Jhansi
We’ll get an early start today and board our train to Jhansi. He’re we will be met by our guide and proceed by road to Orchha. Once we arrive, we’ll take a break from travel and explore the Fort Complex containing the Rajmandir, Jahangir Mahal, and the Rai Parveen Mahal. Refreshed, we’ll press on to Khajuraho for an overnight stay. (B).
After breakfast we’ll take an excursion to the Western and Eastern Group of Temples before heading to Bhandhavgarh. This national park was declared as a tiger reserve under Project Tiger in the year 1993 and has one of the highest density of tigers in the world. With the tiger at the apex of the food chain, it contains 37 species of mammals, more than 250 species of birds, about 70 species of butterflies, a number of reptiles. The richness and tranquillity of grasslands invites pairs of Sarus Cranes to breed in the rainy season. On arrival transfer to hotel. We are here for two nights.(BD)
Enjoy morning and afternoon jungle safari by jeep in the wildlife park in search of the Great Indian Tiger, besides a variety of wildlife in their natural habitat.Return to your hotel. Enjoy all your meals in the hotel. (BLD)
Bhandhavgarh to Kanha
Breakfast at hotel. Check-out and drive to Kanha. World-renowned for its population of tigers, Kanha National Park excellent opportunities for observing the magnificent tiger in the wild. Within its boundaries, Kanha protects a multitude of animals and birds, such as Chital, Chausinga (4-horned antelope) Sambar, Muntjak (barking deer), Gaur, leopard, wild-dog, gray jackal, wild boar, sloth bear and, of course, the sovereign of the Park – the Bengal tiger. Kanha also has rare and endangered Barasingha, a hard-ground-adapted swamp deer, and the black buck antelope. On arrival transfer to hotel. We are here for two nights. Rest of the day free to relax at hotel. (BD)
Enjoy morning and afternoon jungle safari by jeep in the wildlife park in search of the Great Indian Tiger, besides a variety of wildlife in their natural habitat. Return to your hotel. Enjoy all your meals in the hotel. (BLD)
Kanha to Jabalpur & Jabalpur to Delhi (By Flight)
Breakfast at hotel. Check-out and drive to Jabalpur airport for your onward flight.(B)
The official check-in time at all the hotels is 1400 hrs and check-out time is 12 Noon.
Red Fort in Delhi remains closed on all Mondays
National Park remains closed from 01st July to 30th September (both days inclusive) every year.
Taj Mahal in Agra remains closed on all Fridays
Sometimes due to VIP/ Foreign Dignitaries visit, monuments remain closed for public/ tourist due to security reasons. In such cases we will try to re-schedule visit to particular monument if time permits.
8 Nights Accommodation on twin sharing and Bed/ Breakfast basis.
All Meals included at Bhandhavgarh and Kanha.
All transfers & excursions by Chauffeur driven Air-Conditioned Vehicles:
1 cycle-rickshaw ride in Delhi.
AC Chaircar Train tickets from Agra to Jhansi.
2 Jungle Safaris (Morning & Evening) at Bhandhavgarh by exclusive Jeep.
2 Jungle Safaris (Morning & Evening) at Kanha by exclusive Jeep.
Services of English Speaking Local Guides during sightseeing as per the itinerary.
Entrance Fees at sightseeing monuments as per itinerary.
All presently applicable taxes.
Tour Does Not Included
Any Air Fare to/ from/ within India & airport tax.
Any Gratuities to drivers/ helpers and local guides.
Any expense of personal nature viz telephone calls, laundry, beverages etc.
Any insurance charges.
Camera fees at monuments.
Any increase in taxes or fuel rates so as to cause increase in transport rates
Any other services which has not been specified in “Cost includes”