11 Days - Wild India
Season : October to June
Best time : October to March
This tour takes you on a wild journey through Kipling countryside in India's finest National Parks. With Kanha and Bandhavgarh rated the best for tiger-spotting the world over because of their high numbers of the apex predator of Indian jungles, you can be rest assured of a fabulous range of photo-ops and exhilarating moments in the wild.
Day 1 - Fly to Delhi.
Day 2 - Delhi - Meet and transferred to hotel.
Day 3 - Delhi - Tour of Old and New Delhi.
Day 4 - Delhi / Jabalpur / Kanha - Fly and drive 4 hrs to Royal Tiger Resort / Singinava. Evening - Game
Day 5 - Kanha - Game viewing by Jeep and elephant back.
Day 6 - Kanha - Game viewing by Jeep and elephant back.
Day 7 - Kanha - Game viewing by Jeep and elephant back.
Day 8 - Kanha / Bandhavgarh - Morning- game viewing, later drive 5 hrs to Jungle Lodge or Kings Lodge.
Day 9 - Bandhavgarh - Game viewing by Jeep and elephant back.
Day 10 - Bandhavgarh - Game viewing and nature walk to Fort inside the park.
Day 11 - Bandhavgarh / Jabalpur / Delhi / Departure - Early morning drive 4 hrs fly to Delhi and connect
to flight back home.
SUGGESTED ADAPTATIONS TO THIS TOUR:
* Taj Mahal & Jaipur : Take overnight train to Agra, see the Taj. Next day drive 5 hrs to Jaipur via the World Heritage Site Fathepur Sikri, the abandoned capital city of Mughal Emperor Akbar and the Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. Explore the forts, palaces and legendary antique bazaars of Jaipur. Drive 4 hrs back to Delhi in time for flight back home.
* Photographers Special : Arrangements for full time naturalist and exclusive game viewing by jeep for photographers.
* Savings : It is possible to take overnight train to Jabalpur to reduce the cost.
* Goa Beaches : An ideal way to complete your visit to India is to spend some time relaxing on the beach. Goa is only a short flight from Delhi and has many high quality hotels.
* Kerala Sojourn : Fly to Cochin, spend a night on the backwater canals of Kerala on a rice boat, and then continue to a beach resort.
* Kanha and Bandhavgarh : Stay in Luxury Lodges - Taj CC Africa Lodges