Lure Of the Jungle

Overview

This wildlife journey passes through incredible wildlife parks and remarkable cultures. This tour ensures you splurge the utmost length of time in the best wildlife parks of India. Get ready to see the famous tigers that rule Ranthambhore, be shy not to scare away the rare Siberian cranes at Bharatpur and a surprise waiting for you – Taj Mahal. Also visit enticing Khajuraho temples before enjoying the wildlife safaris at Bandhavgarh & Kanha National Park.

Package Includes :

Duration : 14 Nights / 15 Days

Destinations Covered : Delhi ➜ Jaipur ➜ Ranthambhore National Park ➜ Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary ➜ Agra ➜ Khajuraho ➜ Bandhavgarh National Park ➜ Kanha National Park

Tour Highlights :

  • Qutab Minar
  • India Gate
  • Red Fort
  • Humayun’s tomb
  • Bahai’s Lotus temple
  • Samode Palace
  • Amber Fort
  • Jeep Safari
  • Rickshaw Safari
  • Taj Mahal
  • Agra Fort
  • Khajuraho Temple

Itinerary

DAY 1 : Arrival at Delhi

Welcome to Incredible India! On arrival at Delhi International airport you will be welcomed and assisted by our representative and transferred to your hotel. Remaining day at leisure. Stay overnight at hotel.

DAY 2 : Full day sightseeing Delhi

After breakfast, leave for the sightseeing visit of Qutab Minar, India Gate, Red Fort, Humayun’s tomb, Bahai’s Lotus temple, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Chandini Chowk (shopping centre of Old Delhi) and drive past through Rashtrapati Bhawan (President’s Building). During the evening you may enjoy ‘Sound and Light show’ at the ‘Red Fort’.

DAY 3 : Drive to Jaipur via Samode (4½ hrs Drive)

At appropriate time you will be driven to the Pink City-Jaipur. Enroute visit Samode Palace and Samode village. After spending couple of hours at Samode depart for Jaipur.

On arrival, check in at the hotel. Rest of the day is kept at your discretion. If interested; you may have a visit to the ‘Mahout’s (elephant owners) Colony’ to see the baby elephants and domestic pachyderms.

During the evening, you may visit ‘Jawahar Kala Kendra’ and ‘Rabindra Manch’ to see the cultural program. Stay overnight at the hotel.

DAY 4 : Half day sightseeing at Jaipur | Later drive to Ranthambhore National Park (3 hrs Drive)

Morning (after breakfast) visit to Amber Fort. Set in a picturesque location, Amber is a fascinating blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture. Built (in the 16th century by Raja Man Singh) in red sandstone and white marble, the palace complex has some very interesting apartments like Jai Mandir, Sheesh Mahal, Sukh Niwas, Ganesh Pol and Temple of Kali which are some of the prominent areas of interest. Elephants are provided to ascend the fort to visit the complex.

Later on visit of the Maharaja’s City Palace (the home of the erstwhile royal family), Albert Hall, Observatory, Ram Niwas Garden; Hawa Mahal (the Palace of winds, built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh).

At appropriate time drive to Ranthambhore. On arrival, check in at the hotel. Stay overnight at the hotel.

DAY 5 : Full day sightseeing Ranthambhore National Park

Enjoy the morning and afternoon jeep safari in the national Park to see the elusive Royal Bengal tigers and other wildlife.

DAY 6 : Drive to Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary (4 hrs Drive)

Enjoy another morning jeep safari inside the jungle to see the wild life and spend time tracking tigers and viewing other wildlife attractions like hyena, panthers, jungle cats, sloth bears, sambar etc. of the park.

After breakfast (and few hours of leisure), depart for Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary (Keoladeo Ghana National Park)-one of the finest Bird Sanctuaries in the world. Enjoy the day inside the sanctuary on a cycle rickshaw. Stay overnight at the hotel.

DAY 7 : Drive to Agra (1 hr Drive)

At appropriate time, depart for Agra. Enroute, visit Fatehpur Sikri, a World Heritage Site- once the capital of Mughal Empire, built by the Emperor Akbar.

On arrival, you will be transferred straightaway to your hotel for check-in.

During the day you will have a guided sightseeing visit of Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. If interested, you may see the picturesque sunset view of Taj Mahal which is highly rewarding. Stay overnight at the hotel.

DAY 8 : Agra to Khajuraho

Morning (If time allows) you may visit the amazing Taj Mahal once again.

At appropriate time in the morning you will be transferred to railway station to board the prestigious Shatabdi Express train from Agra to Jhansi (the nearest railway station to Khajuraho).

Train details

Train Name/Number: Shatabdi Express/12002
Departure from Agra: 08:17 HRS
Arrival at Jhansi: 10:48 Hrs
Proposed travel class: AC Chair Car

On arrival at Jhansi you will be picked up by our air-conditioned car and would be transferred to your hotel at Khajuraho.

Later take a guided city tour of Khajuraho temple complex. Stay overnight at the hotel.

DAY 9 : Drive to Bandhavgarh National Park (5½ hrs Drive)

Drive for Bandhavgarh National Park (5½ hrs. drive) in the morning. On arrival at Bandhavgarh you will be transferred to your hotel for check in.

After lunch, be ready for your first possible encounter with the king of the jungle- the magnificent tiger during the jungle safari jeep ride.

Stay overnight at your wildlife resort.

DAY 10 : Full day sightseeing Bandhavgarh National Park

Take morning and afternoon exclusive jeep safaris inside the park to track the elusive tigers and other small and big wild animals and birds. You also have the option of taking an elephant ride inside the park (on availability).

In the evening drive back to your resort. Rest of the time is kept at leisure.

Bandhavgarh National Park is famous for the highest density of tiger and the chances of seeing a tiger here are much better than most of the other wildlife parks of India.

DAY 11 : Full day sightseeing Bandhavgarh National Park

Enjoy the morning and afternoon jeep safaris inside the Jungle and explore the jungle your best. Stay overnight at the hotel.

DAY 12 : Drive to Kanha National Park (5 hrs Drive)

Take another safari inside the jungle in the morning. Later on after lunch, drive to Kanha National Park (5-6 hrs. drive). Arrive at Kanha in the evening. Stay overnight at the wildlife resort.

DAY 13 : Full day sightseeing Kanha National Park

Morning and evening jeep safari at Kanha for tiger tracking, exploring the park’s natural wilds or bird watching. Stay overnight at the wildlife resort.

DAY 14 : Full day sightseeing Kanha National Park

Morning and evening jeep safari at Kanha for tiger tracking, exploring the park’s natural wilds or bird watching. Stay overnight at the wildlife resort.

DAY 15 : Drive to Nagpur (5 hrs Drive)

Transfer to Nagpur airport to board the flight to Delhi. The Tour Ends