India Wildlife Tour Safari Package
21 Nights / 22 Days
Destinations Covered : Delhi – Sariska – Jaipur – Ranthambore – Bharatpur – Agra – Jhansi – Khajuraho – Bandhavgarh – Kanha – Pench – Nagpur – Bangalore – Mysore – Nagerhole National Park – Bandipur National Park – Ooty – Coimbatore – Chennai
Day 01 : Arrival at Delhi
Arrive Delhi, the capital city of India. Meeting & Greeting at Airport. Transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 02 : Delhi Sightseeing
After breakfast city sightseeing at Old and New Delhi. In Old Delhi you can see the Red Fort, an impressive sandstone monument built by the Emperor Shah Jahan, Jama Masjid; enjoy shopping at the colorful bazaars of Chandni Chowk; also see Raj Ghat – the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi, Humayun’s Tomb and the Qutab Minar. In New Delhi you will see Rashtrapati Bhavan – the President’s mansion, Parliament House, India Gate, The Lotus Temple and many shopping arcades in New Delhi. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 03 : Delhi – Sariska (239 Kms/ 04 Hrs.)
After breakfast drive to Sariska where you will visit the popular Tiger Reserve famous for its tiger population. On arrival transfer to hotel. In the afternoon, you will take a tour of the jungle, where you can view numerous carnivores including Leopard, Wild Dog, Jungle Cat, Hyena, Jackal, and Tiger. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 04 : Sariska – Jaipur (111 Kms/ 03Hrs.)
Early morning visit the sanctuary again. Later drive to Jaipur, en-route visiting the Amber Fort. On arrival, check-in at the hotel and later on go for city tour where you can see City Palace, Jantar Mantar and observatory. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05 : Jaipur – Ranthambore (157 Kms/ 4 Hrs.)
After breakfast drive to Sawai Madhopur, popular for the Ranthambore Tiger Reserve. At this national park you can see the Royal Bengal Tiger and capture some spectacular views of the majestic Aravalli ranges in your camera. On arrival transfer to hotel. Evening Jungle excursion roaming around the forest area to observe the rich wildlife, which includes trees, aquatic plants, birds, reptiles including the Marsh Crocodile, amphibians and mammals. Overnight at hotel.
Day 06 : Ranthambore
Spend the day at the national park observing the large herds of Sambhar, Chital, Nilgai, Gazelle, Boars, Mongoose, Indian Hare and Monitor Lizards. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 07 : Ranthambore – Bharatpur ( 265 KM / 6 Hour )
After breakfast we move on to Bharatpur. Visit the Keoladeo Ghana National Park known for its 300 indigenous bird species. Evening, a short walk to the Jungle to observe the roosting of large bird swarms.
Day 08 : Bharatpur – Agra (51 Kms/ 1 Hr.)
Start your day by bird viewing at the Bharatpur sanctuary where you can see migratory birds like Cranes, Pelicans, Geese, Ducks, Eagles, Hawks, Shanks, Stints, Wagtails, Warblers, White Ears, Flycatchers, Buntings, Larks and Pipits. Later drive on to Agra En-route visiting Fatehpur Sikri. On arrival transfer to hotel. Afternoon city tour to Agra visiting the magnificent Taj Mahal – The Monument of love, built by Mogul Emperor Shahjahan in 1630 to enshrine the mortal remains of his queen Mumtaj Mahal. Also visit Agra Fort. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 09 : Agra – Jhansi – Khajuraho
Enjoy a short train rides in the morning to Jhansi, in Air-conditioned chair car. Transfer by car to Khajuraho (190 kms / 4 hrs) visiting Orchha en route. Khajuraho is famous for its 10th century Chandela dynasty temples and their erotic sculpture. On arrival transfer to hotel. Afternoon visit 10th century Chandela temples. The Western Group of Temples includes the temples of Kandariya Mahadeo and Chuansat Yogini. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10 : Khajuraho – Bandhavgarh (237 Kms/ 06 Hrs.)
After breakfast drive to Bandhavgarh National Park in Madhya Pradesh. On arrival transfer to hotel. Apart from Tiger Bandhavgarh has Chinkara, Nilgai, Chausingha, Jakal, Rhesus Monkey, Langur, Porcupine Ratels, Sloth Bear, Wolf, Chital, and Sambar etc. Overnight at hotel.
Day 11 : Bandhavgarh
Morning and evening jungle excursion to explore the wildlife, flora and fauna within the national park. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 12 : Bandhavgarh – Kanha (250 Kms. / 06 Hrs.)
After breakfast drive on to Kanha National Park. Drive deep into this sanctuary surrounded by tall Sal trees forest. On arrival transfer to Kanha Jungle Resort for overnight.
Day 13 : Kanha
Morning and evening jungle excursion, nature walks and Elephant rides in the National Park to observe the large herds of the rare Barasingha and Swamp deer. Overnight stay at the resort.
Day 14 : Kanha – Pench (approx 200 Kms. / 4 ½ hrs.)
Morning Jungle excursion where you can go into the interiors of the deep Sal and Bamboo forests. Afternoon drive to Pench National Park situated along the border of Maharastra. The National park is named after “Pench” river which flows through the park & provides a playground for water bird. The main wildlife of the park is Tiger, Leopard, gaur, Chital, Sambhar, Nilgai, Wild Pig, mountjac, four horned antelope crocodile and freash water turtle. On arrival transfer to hotel. Afternoon visit the park.
Day 15 : Pench – Nagpur (93 Kms / 02 Hrs.) – Bangalore.
Morning game viewing at the Park. Later drive to Nagpur to connect flight for Bangalore. On arrival transfer to hotel. Evening is free for your own activities. Overnight at hotel.
Day 16 : Bangalore – Mysore
After breakfast half day sightseeing tour to Bangalore visit Bangalore’s botanical gardens before touring the ancient Bull Temple and Tipu Sultan’s Palace. Afternoon drive to Mysore (125-kms / 3 hrs.). On arrival at Mysore transfer to hotel. Later in the evening visit Brindaban gardens. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 17 : Mysore – Nagerhole National Park(80 Kms. / 2 ½ Hrs.)
After breakfast visit Mysore palace and Museum – built in the Indo-Saracenic style. It’s an imposing structure standing the heart of the city and is one of the largest of its kind in India. It was formerly the residence of Wodeyar family. The Palace is a breathtaking sight particularly on Sundays & public holidays when it is illuminated. Later drive to Nagerhole National Park. On arrival transfer to hotel. Enjoy a wildlife viewing on the afternoon jeep safari trip. Overnight at hotel.
Day 18 : Nagerhole National Park
Early morning wildlife viewing and bird watching in the park or a Coracle ride on the Kabini River. Enjoy an evening jeep ride or an Elephant ride into the Nagerhole jungle. Overnight at hotel.
Day 19 : Nagarhole – Bandipur National Park (approx 190 kms. / 4hr.)
After early breakfast drive to Bandipur. On arrival at Bandipur transfer to the resort. Afternoon visit inside the wildlife sanctuary in jeeps. Overnight stay at the resort.
Day 20 : Bandipur National Park
Morning & evening wildlife viewing and bird watching. Overnight stay in the resort.
Day 21 : Bandipur National Park – Ooty (80 kms / 3 hrs.)
After early breakfast drive to Ooty. On arrival transfer to hotel. Ooty is famous for its rolling hills covered in pine and eucalyptus forests and also for its coffee and tea plantations. We will visit the famous and most beautiful Botanical Garden of Ooty which covers an area over 20 hectares and is planted with more than a thousand varieties of plants, shrubs and trees including orchids, fern and alpine. We will drive further to visit Dodabetta peak, the highest in the Nilgiris. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay in the resort.
Day 22 : Ooty – Coimbatore – Chennai – Onward Destination
Morning is free to relax. Later drive to Coimbatore (90 Kms 2 Hrs. drive), to connect flight for Chennai. On arrival at Chennai transfer to international airport to connect flight for onward destination.