Wildlife in Focus
11 days / 10 night(s) from $2,630 per person twin share
Explore the wilds of India, with a visit to a variety of wildlife sanctuaries and national parks throughout the northern states. Visit the Kanha Tiger Reserve, enjoy a safari in Bandhavgarh National Park, and enjoy bird watching throughout Keoladeo National Park. End your tour in Delhi with a chance for some last minute shopping.
This is a private short stay package for the independent traveller.
Day 1: naGpur To kanHa TiGer reserVe
Upon arrival in Nagpur, transfer (approximately 6 hours) to Kanha Tiger Reserve. Spread across 940sq km, the reserve is renowned for its tigers and Swamp Deer. (D)
Days 2-3: kanHa TiGer reserVe
Over the next two days, enjoy morning and evening jeep safaris around the reserve. Kanha National Park, was the inspiration behind Rudyard Kipling’s unforgettable classic The Jungle Book. (B,L,D)
Days 4-5: kanHa TiGer reserVe To banDHaVGarH naTionaL park
Leave Kanha and drive to Bandhavgarh National Park. This afternoon, proceed on a jeep safari. (B,L,D) Tomorrow, enjoy both a morning and afternoon jeep safari around the reserve. (B,L,D)
Day 6: banDHaVGarH naTionaL park To aGra Via kaTni
Enjoy a morning jeep safari around the park and enjoy the rest of the day free at your leisure. This evening, transfer to Katni railway station (approximately 11/2 hours) to board your overnight soft sleeper train to Agra. Dinner will be a packaged meal from the hotel. (B,L,D)
Day 7: aGra To bHaraTpur
Upon arrival in Agra this morning transfer to Keoladeo National Park. (Optional tour to the Taj Mahal is available at an additional cost). This afternoon enjoy bird watching by rickshaw through the park. (L,D)
Day 8: bHaraTpur To ranTHambore naTionaL park
Transfer to Bharatpur railway station and board the train to Ranthambore National Park, one of the prime examples of Project Tiger. This afternoon enjoy a canter safari around the park. (B,L,D)
Day 9: ranTHambore naTionaL park
Enjoy morning and afternoon canter safaris around the park. Declared a national park in 1981, Ranthambore National Park offers a variety of birds, native flora and wild animals for tourists to spot. (B,L,D)
Day 10: ranTHambore naTionaL park To DeLHi
Transfer to Sawai Madhopur railway station and board your train to Delhi. Upon arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the afternoon is free at your leisure or you may wish to do some last minute shopping at the Connaught Place Markets. (B)
Day 11: DeparT DeLHi
After check-out this morning your arrangements end. (B)
#Shoulder and high season, Christmas and New Year's Eve dinner surcharges apply.
Note: Kahna Tiger Reserve and Bandhavgarh National Park closed 01 July to 15 October year round, Ranthambore National Park closed 01 July to 30 September year round and Taj Mahal (Agra) closed Fridays year round.