- Assistance on arrival/departure at the airport/railway stations by our office representative.
- 05 night’s accommodation sharing twin room on Bed & Breakfast basis in Delhi (03 Nights), Bharatpur (01 Night), Agra (01 Night).
- 06 night’s accommodation sharing twin room on Full Board basis in Ranthambore (02 Nights), Kanha (02 Nights) & Bandhavgarh (02 Nights).
- All transfers, sightseeing excursion as per program using private transportation as mentioned above.
- Box Dinners for overnight trains.
- Breakfast on arrival in Delhi on Day 13
- Entrance fees monuments as per the programme
- Train Ticket Delhi – Sawai Madhopur (AC Chair Car)
- Overnight Train Ticket Agra – Umaria (1st class)
- Overnight Train Ticket Jabalpur – Delhi (1st class)
- Rickshaw Ride in Old Delhi
- 03 Jeep Safaris in Ranthambore National Park on sharing basis
- 02 Visit of Keoladeo National Park by Cycle Rickshaw
- 03 Jeep Safaris in Kanha National Park on sharing basis
- 04 Jeep Safaris in Bandhavgarh National Park on sharing basis
- All presently applicable taxes
- 24 hrs Emergency Helpline Number
- English Speaking Local Guide as per the visits of the program
- Park Naturalists during game drives in National Parks
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 01: Delhi
Arrive in Delhi and transfer to hotel (check-in 12:00hrs). Overnight in Delhi (Meals: No Meals)
Day 02: Delhi
Morning: after breakfast proceed half day sightseeing of Old Delhi visiting the magnificent Red Fort built on the banks of River Yamuna. Visit Raj Ghat, Jama Masjid. Drive past Chandni Chowk the busiest commercial area of the city. Rickshaw ride through Chandni Chowk to savour of an oriental bazaar. Afternoon: tour New Delhi visiting the 12th century Qutab Minar, mausoleum of emperor Humayun, India Gate, the President’s residence- formerly the Viceroy’s Palace, Parliament House and Secretariat buildings. Evening at leisure. Overnight in Delhi. (Meals: Breakfast)
Day 03: Delhi – Ranthambore (Sawai Madhopur – Kota Janshtbdi, 13:15 hrs -18:00 hrs)
Morning: at leisure. Transfer to railway station to board the train for Sawai Madhopur. Enjoy the journey through the Indian countryside and the beautiful views of rural life en-route to Ranthambore, a thousand-year old fortress where today leopards and tigers prowl the ruins. Meet upon arrival at Sawai Madhopur railway station and transfer to hotel for check in. Overnight in Ranthambore. (Meals: Breakfast & Dinner)
Day 04: Ranthambore
Morning and afternoon jungle safari in Ranthambhore National park – best time to visit is between October and April when the nature of the dry deciduous forests makes sightings pretty common. Ranthambore hosts a large variety of wildlife such sambar, chital, deer, leopards, hyenas, jackals, jungle cats, sloth bear and marsh crocodile among others. Overnight in Ranthambore. (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 05: Ranthambore – Bharatpur (240 kms)
Morning: jungle safari in the park and continue the tour to Bharatpur. Afternoon Cycle Rickshaw and walk tour in Bharatpur National Park. Overnight in Bharaptur. (Meals: Breakfast)
Day 06: Bharatpur- Fatehpur Sikri – Agra
Morning Cycle Rickshaw safari in Bharatpur National Park. After breakfast drive for Agra en-route visit the Ghost city of Fatehpur Sikri. Enjoy the beauty of these graceful buildings including the Jama Masjid, the Tomb of Salim Chisti, the Panch Mahal and other palaces drive on to Agra. Overnight in Agra. (Meals: Breakfast)
Day 07: Agra – Umaria (KALINGAUTKALEXP Overnight Train – 15:15 hrs – 05:00 hrs)
Morning: proceed for city tour of Agra – Agra is the home of the Taj Mahal and the famous Agra Fort. Afternoon: transfer to Railway station for overnight train to Umaria (15:00-0500 hrs). Overnight on board train. (Meals: Breakfast & Dinner) *Box Dinner
Day 08: Umaria – Bandhavgarh Meet upon arrival at Umaria railway station at 05:00 hrs and transfer to
Bandhavgarh National Park (about 1 hour’s drive) and home to the highest population of the Royal Bengal Tiger. After lunch take a jeep safari in the National Park in search of tigers, sloth bear, wild boar, leopards, chital (spotted deer), sambar, barking deer, nilgai (Blue Bull), chowsingha (Four Horned Antelope) and a very rich in bird life. The Bandhavgarh Fort, believed to be 2000 years old, stands at the highest point and can be reached by jeeps. Scattered throughout the park, particularly around the fort, are numerous caves containing shrines with ancient Sanskrit inscriptions. The ramparts of the fort provide a home for vultures, blue rock thrushes and crag martins. Overnight in Bandhavgarh. (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 09: Bandhavgarh
Morning and afternoon Jungle safari in the park. Overnight Bandhavgarh. (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 10: Bandhavgarh – Kanha ( 260 kms)
Morning: game drive to watch the wildlife, after breakfast drive to Kanha National Park. Lunch at hotel rest of the day at leisure. Kanha National Park is situated a 175 kms southeast of Jabalpur and is one of India’s largest national parks. It’s also the setting of Kipling’s ‘Jungle Book’, and boasts captivating beauty and a rich variety of wildlife including tiger, panther, many species of deer and some 200 species of birds. The park is also part of “Project Tiger” again one of India’s most successful conservation efforts. Overnight in Kanha. (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 11: Kanha
Morning and afternoon Jungle safari in the park. Overnight in Kanha. (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 12: Kanha – Jabalpur (170kms) Jabalpur – Delhi (Train – 1525 – 0725 hrs)
Today’s morning game drive is the last opportunity to enjoy India’s wildlife. After breakfast drive to Jabalpur Railway station to board overnight the train for Delhi. Overnight on board train (15:00hrs). (Meals: Breakfast & Dinner) *Box Dinner
Day 13: Arrive in Delhi
Meet upon arrival at Delhi train station (05:15 hrs approx) and transfer to hotel for check in. Rest of the day at leisure and overnight in Delhi. (Meals: Breakfast)
Day 14: Delhi – Departure
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.
Ranthambore, Anuraga Palace • 4 Star – One of oldest hotels in Ranthambore, Anuraga Palace is a finest resort and true to its ancient heritage, the hotel typical of traditional Rajasthani Havelis, and offers modern amenities including spa and wellness centre. All rooms are equipped with air-conditioning, flat-screen TV, electric kettle and overlook the verdant green lawns. Free Wi-Fi access is available in some public areas.
Bharaptur, Udai Vilas Palace • 3 Star –Udai Vilas Palace mandawa has 66 lavishly spacious rooms and suits equipped with everything that a global traveler could desire. These include separate lounge area(in the club rooms) tea /coffee makers a well stocked mini-bar large bathrooms and spacious wardrobes and all the rooms have views of either the gardens of the open Rajasthan desert.
Agra, Double Tree by Hilton Hotel • 4 Star – Just three kilometers from the Taj MahaL, you can enjoy the famous landmark from our infinity pool. Agra Fort, Itmad-ud-Daula, and Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Airport are all within 13 km. Enjoy a treatment in our spa and take advantage of our 24-hour fitness centre.
Bandhavgarh , Monsoon Forest • 3 Star – Conveniently located in Bandhavgarh, Monsoon Forest Lodge is a great base from which to explore this vibrant city. Featuring stay six beautifully appointed cottages, called Nests, and six luxury tents, each including an in-room fan, air-conditioning, balcony, shower, in-room safe, and satellite/cable TV. Facilities include an outdoor pool, massage treatments so you can relax and enjoy the surroundings.
Kanha, Tuli Resort • 3 Star –Gracing the banks of Banjar River, Tuli Tiger Resort represents the rich, vibrant heritage of rural India. It offers a picturesque wildlife setup, where you can take in the true jungle ambience compliments of its natural surroundings. Tuli Tiger 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.
At a Glance
Guided Tours or Private Journey · 14 Days / 13 Nights from £2005
- Starts: Delhi Ends: Delhi
- Departs: Saturdays
- Hotel Rating: 3, 4 star & Heritage hotels
- Tour Guide: Yes – guided by local tour guide
- Meals: Breakfast: 13, Lunch:5 & Dinner: 8
- Visiting: Delhi, Old Delhi, Ranthambore, Bharatpur, Fatehpur Sikri, Agra, Bandhavgarh and Kanha
- Countries: India
Wild about India and touring four of the most important National Parks to track down the majestic tiger, the elegant sambar deer and the agile leopard, to name only a few of wildlife to spot and in their very natural habitat.