Tour Duration: 10 Nights/11 Days
Destinations Covered: Pench, Kanha, Bandhavgarh and Agra.
DAY 01 – ARRIVAL DELHI
Your Tiger safari, begins with an arrival into Delhi, the capital of India. A bustling metropolis of almost 20 million inhabitants, Delhi is a near perfect mix of the ancient the modern. Overnight in Delhi.
DAY 02 – DELHI
After breakfast, you will be taken for a guided tour of Old and New Delhi. Among the highlights are visits to the Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk, Raj Gat, Birla Mandir, India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhavan, Humayun’s Tomb and the Qutub Minar. Overnight in Delhi.
DAY 03 – Fly Delhi – Nagpur & Drive Nagpur – Pench (80 kms/ 1.5 hrs)
Early morning, you will be met by our representative at hotel and assisted with check out formalities. You will then be transferred to the airport in time to board flight for Nagpur. Arrive Nagpur, and transfer to Pench, for the start of your Tiger Safari in India. Pench is one of the newest project Tiger Reserves, and is a habitat for sloth bears, leopards,deer and hundreds of species of birds as well. Afternoon, Game ride into the Pench National Park. Overnight in Pench.
DAY 04 – In Pench
Morning and afternoon game rides into the Pench National Park. Safaris in Pench are conducted using open top jeeps, and English speaking Naturalists are at hand to enhance the experience. Overnight in Pench.
DAY 05 – Drive Pench – Kanha (180 kms/ 04 hrs)
An early breakfast, followed by a drive to the Kanha National Park, for the next leg of your Tiger safari tour. On arrival, check in to your lodge. The Kanha National Park is said to be an environmental success, with a large and growing population of small and big mammals, including the largest tiger population in India and the proliferation of swamp deer. Afternoon game ride into the Kanha National park. Overnight in Kanha.
DAY 06 – In Kanha
Morning and afternoon game rides into the Kanha National Park. Safaris in Kanha are conducted using open top jeeps, and English speaking Naturalists are at hand to enhance the experience. Overnight in Kanha.
DAY 07 – Drive Kanha – Bandhavgarh (250 kms/ 06 hrs)
An early breakfast, followed by a drive to the Bandhavgarh National Park, for the next leg of your Tiger safari tour. On arrival, check in to your lodge. Bandhavgarh offers excellent Tiger sighting opportunities, being a small National park, with a high density of tigers. A unique feature of Bandhavgarh, are the white tigers, that are only found here. Afternoon game ride into the Bandhavgarh National park. Overnight in Bandhavgarh.
DAY 08 – In Bandhavgarh
Morning and afternoon game rides into the Bandhavgarh National Park. Safaris in Bandhavgarh are conducted using open top jeeps, and English speaking Naturalists are at hand to enhance the experience. Overnight in Bandhavgarh.
DAY 09 – Overnight train Bandhavgarh – Agra
A final game safari into the Bandhavgarh National park this morning, after which the DAY is at leisure, until an early evening transfer to the Umaria rail station, for you’re an overnight train trip to Agra. Overnight onboard train.
DAY 10 –Arrive Agra
You will be met on arrival at Agra rail station by our Representative, who will transfer you to your hotel and assist you with check in formalities etc. Afternoon sightseeing in Agra, where you will be awestruck by the sight of India’s beloved treasure, the Taj Mahal. Constructed in 1631, it was Emperor Shah Jahan’s dedication to his wife Mumtaj Mahal, and is now one of the world’s most photographed monuments. Also visit the Red Fort in Agra. Overnight in Agra.
DAY 11 –Drive Agra – Delhi (220 kms/04 hrs) and depart Delhi
Your Tiger Safari ends with a drive back to Delhi airport, intime for your flight home.