Often called the 'open air art gallery of Rajasthan', the region of medieval Shekhawati in northeastern Rajasthan lies in the ...
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Welcome to India and the start of your holiday! Arrive Delhi and if you have tmie we can book room to freshen up at extra cost. Arrive Delhi & transfer to Station for overnight train to Nagpur 2410 Gondwana Express at 1525/0900 hrs in 2nd air conditoned sleeper.
Arriving into Nagpur our local rep will meet you and transfer you to Pench National Park. This evenning enjoy your first game drive in pursuit of the illusive local wildlife this is in your own Exclusive Jeep.
Pench National Park is located in northwestern Maharashtra state, around 70km from Nagpur. Spread over an area of 275 km, the park also extends into the neighbouring state of Madhya Pradesh. Pench was said to be the inspiration and setting for Rudyard Kipling’s famous Jungle Book collection of stories. This morning and evening enjoy game drives to spot the wildlife this is in your own Exclusive Jeep.
This morning enjoy your final game drive to spot the wildlife this is in your own Exclusive Jeep. Enjoy lunch at your hotel and then we transfer by road to Kanha National Park.
Kanha National Park has a tremendous variety of wildlife - including the Bengal tiger, leopard, sambar, chital, blackbuck, gaur, swamp deer and jackal. For the next two days you will enjoy morning and evening game drives in your own exlcusive Jeep.
Morning your final game drive and then check out with packed Lunch provided by the lodge. We then take to the road and drive to Bhandvargh National Park.
Bandhavgarh is set amidst the Vindhyan ranges. Claiming to have the highest density population of Bengal tiger in India, coupled with a population of leopard, nilgai, jackal, wild boar, sloth bear, gaur, sambar deer and colourful bird life, game drives are often peppered with sightings. For today and tommorow enjoy morning and evening game drives in exclusive jeep.
Onward transfer to Katni railway station for your overnight train to Agra:- 2189 Mahakaushal Express at 1930/0815 hrs in 2nd Class Air Conditioned
Welcome to Agra legendary home of the Taj Mahal! Arrival transfer to your hotel breakfast will be included on your arrival. Later we visit Agra fort built under the Mughal Emperor Akbar in 1565 that contains numerous palaces and a white marble mosque and the Baby Taj we will stop for lunch at lovely local restaurant.
This morning we rise early and enjoy a guided tour and sunrise at the Taj Mahal. After breakfast at your hotel we drive to Bharatpur along the way we will make a stop to visit the ghostly fortifed city of Fatehpur Sikri, abandoned only 8 years after its construction due to droughts in the area.
Bharatpur - home to Keoladeo Ghana National Park. Rated as one of the finest bird reserves in the world, over 350 species of birds have been identified at the park. Today enjoy a full day with a naturalist spotting the local bird life.
Departing Bharatpur we go by train:- Golden Temple Mail 1041:1303 - 2nd airconditioned class to Sawai Modhpur. Arriving there we transfer you Ranthambhore National Park which is one of the prime examples of Project Tiger’s conservation efforts in Rajasthan. Sprawling across an area of some 1334 sq. kms, the park boasts an impressive 10th century fort.
In addition to the Bengal tiger, Ranthambhore is home to wild boar, nilgai, sambar deer and a variety of birds. Tiger spottings are more common in the morning or late afternoon. For today and tommorow enjoy game drives in your own exclusive Jeep/Canter.
Enjoy your final morning game drive. We then travel by train back to Delhi:-Golden Temple Mail 1235:1830 - 2nd Airconditioned class. Arriving into Delhi we will transfer to your hotel for the evening.
Leaving Delhi we drive to Corbett National Park which is noted not only for its rich wildlife and birdlife, it is also renown for its scenic charm and magnificent mountain and river views. The park comprises the broad valley of Ramganga River backing onto the forest-covered slopes of the Himalayan foothills. Evening at leisure.
Today we will enjoy both morning and afternoon game drives. Abundant in wildlife including Asian elephant, spieces of deer, leopard, langur, wild boar and birdlife - get those camera's ready!
After our final morning game drive we make our way back to Delhi. Arrive Delhi remainder of the late evening at your leisure.
We bid you farewell with a transfer to the airport in time for your flight home.