- Accommodation on twin sharing (2 persons sharing room) as per above mentioned hotels or similar on Bed & Breakfast basis
- Arrival/departure transfer & sightseeing with private air-conditioned vehicles
- Tours as per programme
- Services of English speaking local guides for sightseeing as per above program
- Rickshaw ride in Old Delhi
- Train journey from Delhi to Jabalpur for Kanha NP (AC sleeper 1st class)
- Train journey from Jhansi to Delhi (AC seater train)
- Kanha NP – 4 Jungle safaris (sharing basis)
- Bandhavgarh NP – 4 Jungle safaris (sharing basis)
- Entrance fees to momuments
- Assistance at airport and hotels by our representatives
- All presently applicable taxes
- 24 hrs Emergency Helpline Number
Above mentioned costs do not include any International Air fare, airport tax, Visa fee, unspecified meals, drinks, telephone calls, laundry, camera fees, grauity tips, insurance and any other expenses of personal nature, Single room supplements and any optional additional tours or activities during free time and not mentioned above.
Day 1: Delhi
Arrive in Delhi and transfer to hotel your hotel, day at leisure. Overnight in Delhi. (Meals: No Meals)
Day 02: Delhi
After breakfast we set off for a tour of the historic city of Old Delhi, visiting the magnificent Red Fort, the Jama Masjid, Rajghat memorial of Mahatma Gandhi and enjoy a rickshaw ride through the silver street in Chandani Chowk. Afternoon tour of New Delhi includes visits to Humayun`s Tomb, Bhai Temple, Qutab Minar, India gate and Government buildings. Overnight in Dheli (Meals: Breakfast)
Day 03: Delhi – Jabalpur
This morning is left at leisure and in the afternoon transfer to the railway station to board overnight train to Jabalpur. Overnight on board train (Meals: Breakfast)
Day 04: Jabalpur – Kanha (170 kms)
Arrive in Jabalpur railway station at 07:15 hrs (approx.) and transfer to Kanha. In the afternoon and with time permitting, set off for a jungle safari in Kanha’s National Park. Overnight in Kanha (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 05: Kanha
Full day exploring Kanha’s wildlife with early morning and afternoon safaris in Kanha National Park. Situated a 175 kms southeast of Jabalpur, Kanha is one of India’s largest national parks covering an area of 1945 sq kms. Setting of Kipling’s ‘Jungle Book’, it is a beautiful area of forest and lightly wooded grassland with many streams and rivers and the natural habitat of a variety of animals including tigers. The park is also part of ‘Project Tiger’, one of India’s most successful conservation programmes. Overnight – Kanha (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 06: Kanha – Bandhavgarh (265 kms)
It’s an early morning start for a jungle safari before breakfast and onward drive to Bandhavgarh arriving just in time for lunch. With time permitting, enjoy another jungle safari before some leisure time to relax and enjoy the scenery. Overnight in Bandhavgarh (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 07: Bandhavgarh
The day is full with early morning and afternoon jungle safaris in Bandhavgarh National Park, which boasts a fairly high tiger population. The 2000 Bandhavgarh Fort stands at the highest point and crowns the numerous caves scattered around. Overnight in Bandhavgarh (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 08: Bandhavgarh – Khajuraho (265 kms) Set off for an early morning safari in Bandhavgarh National Park before breakfast and onward drive to Khajuraho. Arriving in Khajuraho the day is left at leisure. Overnight in Khajuraho (Meals: Breakfast)
Day 09: Khajuraho – Jhansi (120 kms) – Jhansi – Delhi
The temples of Khajuraho are a UNESCO ‘world heritage’ site and after breakfast we first visit the eastern group which consists of three Hindu and three Jain temples. And next we visit the fascinating western group of temples and the most important of all, the Kandariya Mahedeo Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva. Next stop is the Chaunsat Yogini Jain Temple, dedicated to 64 “Yoginis”, or attendants of Goddess Kali. We also visit Chtragupta or Bharatji Temple and its lovely sculpture of Lord Vishnu in his 11-headed form. After the tour, we drive to Jhansi railway station to board the train for Delhi (18:41–23:30hrs approx.), and on arrival in Delhi transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Dheli (Meals: Breakfast)
Day 10: Depart Delhi
Transfer to airport for onward journey
Delhi, Colonel’s Retreat • 3 Star – Every comfort and amenity – wrapped in elegance, Colonel’s Retreat is New Delhi’s best-kept secret. A great favourite with business travellers and overseas tourists alike, we offer our guests a truly comfortable, elegant place to stay, while maintaining the highest world-class standards of hospitality.
Kanha, Tuli Resort • 4 Star –Gracing the banks of Banjar River, Tuli Tiger Resort represents the rich, vibrant heritage of rural India. It offers a picturesque wildlife setup and a true jungle ambience. The resort features a restaurant, bar, lounge, and offers 26 air-conditioned cottages with twin beds, mosquito net, fan, telephone, electric kettle, private bathroom with shower, internal and external sitting area.
Bandhavgarh , Monsoon Forest • 3 Star – Monsoon Forest Lodge is a great base from which to explore this vibrant city. Featuring six beautifully appointed cottages, and six luxury tents, all including an in-room fan, air-conditioning, shower, in-room safe, and satellite/cable TV. Facilities include an outdoor pool, massage treatments.
Khajuraho, Clarks Hotel • 5 Star – Located near the Khajuraho 9th century temples and heritage sites, Clarks Khajuraho offers exceptional hospitality and tastefully designed accommodation. With an array of facilities including free WiFi and a spa centre, Clarks Khajuraho provides an exceptional service and rooms feature air-conditioning, flat-screen TV with satellite channels, kettle, bath robes and slippers.
Delhi, Novotel New Delhi Aerocity Hotel •4 Star – Adjacent to both international & domestic airport terminals, the Novotel New Delhi Aerocity is well connected through the Airport Express Line, just 5 minutes away. Modern and comfortable, the Novotel New Delhi Aerocity offers an exceptional culinary experience comprising of Indian, Asian and European flavours coupled with an impeccable ambience.
At a Glance
Guided Tours or Private Journey · 10 Days / 9 Nights from £1459 pp
- Starts: Delhi Ends: Delhi
- Departs: Any day
- Hotel Rating: 3/4 star & Heritage hotels
- Tour Guide: Yes – guided by local tour guide
- Meals: Breakfast: 9, Lunch: 4, Dinner: 4
- Visiting: Delhi, Jabalpur, Kanha, Bandhavgarh & Khajuraho.
- Countries: India
Enjoy a rickshaw ride through and glance over Delhi’s cultural treasures before setting off for an amazing experience in search of the magnificent tiger. And where best to see this majestic animal but for the very heart of Kipling’s ‘Jungle Book’ in Kanha NP. Khajuraho intricate and elaborated temples are a sight not to be missed.