Wild India with Ranthambore, Bandhavagarh & Kanha National Parks
An amazing mix on India. With all cultural highlights like Delhi, Agra, Jaipur and Khajuraho, this itinerary brings you unique stays in Ranthambore, Kanha and Bandhavagargh National parks. Some of the most demanded National Parks in India which boast of high density of Tigers and other interesting animal species with great flora and fauna. Multiple safaris can be included in your daily programs depending upon your interests and budgets. As visits to the Sanctuaries are subject to seasons and weather conditions, it is important you plan your tour with our regional experts to avoid mistakes
Day 01 – Delhi Arrival
Arrive Delhi. Met upon arrival and transfer to the hotel. Afternoon an orientation tour of Delhi visiting Qutab Minar, Lotus Temple and India Gate. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 02 – Delhi – Jaipur (258 kms / 5 Hrs)
After breakfast, do a quick tour of Delhi to cover Old Delhi visit Rajghat & Shanti Vana (the cremation sites of Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru), Jama Masjid and later drive to Jaipur, on arrival check-in hotel. The buildings in the old walled city are constructed in pink-colored sandstone. Overnight in hotel.
Day 03 – Jaipur
After breakfast leave for excursion to Amber Fort, enjoy elephant ride up the hill on which the fort is situated. Afternoon for further sightseeing of Jaipur. Overnight in hotel.
Day 04 – Jaipur – Ranthambore (140 kms / 3 Hrs)
After breakfast drive to Ranthambore tiger reserve. Check into Jungle lodge. Afternoon park visit by Jeeps / Canter Vans. Overnight stay at jungle lodge.
Day 05 – Ranthambore
Early morning visit to the reserve may bring you face to face with the tiger, Leopard, Sloth Bear, Sambar, Jackal, Crocodile and many species of birds and reptiles. Return to the resort for breakfast and rest. Again visit the reserve in the afternoon. Overnight stay at resort.
Day 06 – Ranthambore-Bharatpur-Fatehpur Sikri-Agra (6 – 7 Hrs)
Early morning another drive inside the Park. Return to Jungle Lodge for breakfast and leave for Agra, enroute stop at Keoladeo Ghana Bird sanctuary –formerly known as Bharathpur Bird Sanctuary and Fatehpur Sikri. Arrive Agra. Overnight in hotel.
Day 07 – Agra
After early breakfast visit the world famous Taj Mahal, Agra fort and Tomb of Itmad - ud- daula. Evening free at leisure. Overnight in hotel.
Day 08 – Agra – Jhansi (Train) – Orchha – Khajuraho
Early morning after breakfast transfer to the Agra Cantt railway station for train to Jhansi (dep: 0815 Arr: 1040 hrs.) On arrival transfer to Orchha for lunch. Short tour of Orchha visiting Sheesh mahal and Cenotaphs. Later proceed to Khajuraho (172 kms / 4 – 5 hrs approx). On arrival check-in hotel for overnight stay.
Day 09 – Khajuraho
Full day for city tour of Khajuraho visiting eastern & western group of temples. These temples are superb example of Indo-Aryan architecture constructed by Chandella rulers in the 10th century A.D. they have a fantastic range of sculptures including sensuous and erotic themes north block temples. Also visit South block temples. Overnight in hotel.
Day 10 – Khajuraho – Bandhavgarh (270 kms / 7 Hrs)
Morning after an early breakfast drive to Bandhavgarh (270 kms / 7 hrs approx). Evening arrive Bandhavgarh and check into forest lodge for overnight stay.
Day 11 – Bandhavgarh
Morning and afternoon jungle safaris to visit the park for game viewing. The park is spread in an area of 169 sq. kms with an average height of 454 m. The animals found here are Tiger, Panther, Spotted Deer, Sambar, Barking Deer, Nilgai Indian Gaur, and Wild Boar. Overnight at jungle lodge.
Day 12 – Bandhavgarh – Kanha (265 kms / 7 Hrs)
Morning Jungle safari. Breakfast and later drive to Kanha (265 kms 8 hrs approx). Evening arrive Kanha and check into forest lodge for overnight stay.
Day 13 – Srinagar - Gulmarg - Srinagar
Morning and afternoon jungle safaris. Kanha National Park is one of Asia’s largest and finest parks. It is spread in an area of 1945 sq kms with the elevations ranging from 448 m to 893 m. An elevation known as ‘Bamhidadar’ (840 m) offers a comprehensive view of the national park. Two major rivers the Banjar and the Halon flow through the park. The animals found here are Tiger, Leopard, Sloth Bear, and Nilgai etc. Overnight stay at the forest lodge.
Day 14 – Kanha – Jabalpur (150 kms / 4 hrs approx.) / Delhi
Early morning visit Kanha National Park again. After breakfast drive to Jabalpur.If time permits visit Marble rocks with boat ride on Narmada River and Chausath yogini temple. You will be transferred to Jabalpur Airport to connect your flight to Delhi. On arrival in Delhi, transfer to an airport hotel for wash & change. Later transfer to International airport to connect your flight home.
Price for the Tour may be furnished on request as we wish to offer a clear customized tour on this.
Some inclusions may change to match the logistic changes from time to time.