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India is a treasure chest with exquisite wildlife and to preserve them the authorities have constructed wildlife reserves all over the land. An encounter with the rich natural reservoirs and the big felines is a marvel owns it on; the wildlife trip to famous National Parks of Ranthambore and Corbett offers just that and more.
Ranthambore National Park is one of the largest National Parks in northern India, a former hunting ground for the Royals. It is situated in Sawai Madhopur, Rajasthan. The place gets its name from the historic 10th century Ranthambore Fortress and many ancient ruins that dominated the landscape. Padam Talao Lake right around is known for its abundance of water Lilies. One of India’s largest banyan trees also lies in the heart of this forest.
Established in 1936, Jim Corbett National Park is the oldest park in India. The landscape of the park differs from hills, riverine belts, marshy depressions, grasslands, a large lake and characteristic longitudinal valleys called duns. The mammals found here are tigers, leopards, elephants, jungle cat, fishing cat, leopard, barking deer, hog deer, sloth bear, and Himalayan black bear. Birds of the region are crested serpent eagle, blossom-headed parakeet, and red jungle fowl.
This wildlife package tour of 12 nights and 13 days offers you a chance to visit Ranthambore National Park and Jim Corbett National Park along with a chance to visit destinations like Mumbai, Aurangabad, Jaipur, and Agra. The hustle of Mumbai, the legendary architecture of the romantic city of Agra, and the intricate culture of Jaipur along with the rejuvenating touch of nature making it the complete go to package.
Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Ajanta and Ellora Caves
An exuberant wildlife safari in Ranthambore National Park
Catching the morning sunlight at Taj Mahal one of the seven wonders of the world
Have the joy of riding on an elephant’s back at Amer fort in Jaipur
Visit Fatehpur Sikri, re-envisioning Mughal City (En-route Agra)
Wildlife and nature viewing (elephant and jeep safari) rejuvenating safari at the Jim Corbett National Park
Post landing in Mumbai, you will be received by our representative and will be transferred to your hotel. Check-in, rest and refresh for a while before you start an exciting journey ahead of you. The day is free for leisure experiences such as exploring the famous markets and beaches, interacting with local people and exploring the rich and diverse culture of the place. If your bargain game is strong enough, you will have a handful of fabulous photo opportunities or some interesting souvenirs to take back home, you won't be disappointed. Everything and anything can be found in the local markets at a reasonable price. Return back for your stay overnight.
The morning of this day is to relax and rejuvenate yourself. In the afternoon, set out on a city tour which covers the major tourist attractions. Including Hanging Garden in Mumbai, also known as Pherozeshah Mehta Gardens. Terraced gardens perched at the top of Malabar Hill, with a stunning view of the sunset over the Arabian Sea and feature numerous hedges carved into the shapes of animals. Heritage part of Mumbai includes a visit to Victoria Terminal, The Gateway of India, Siddhivinayak one of the richest temples in Mumbai culturally and architecturally. Walk around at Marine drive before you return back for your stay overnight in a Mumbai hotel.
In the morning, after having a delightful complimentary breakfast at the hotel, get an on-time transfer to the airport to board a flight to Aurangabad. On arrival, you will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Later embark upon to wander into the world-famous Ellora Caves, one of the largest rock-cut monastery-temple cave complexes in the world, and a UNESCO declared World Heritage Site, capturing Buddhist, Hindu, and Jain monuments, and artwork, dating from the 600-1000 CE period. Overnight stay in the hotel.
On the 4th day of the tour, you leave for sightseeing of the Ajanta caves that are part of UNESCO world heritage site. The caves contain paintings inscribed and rock-cut sculptures described as among the finest surviving examples of ancient Indian art. UNESCO claims these are masterpieces of Buddhist religious art that influenced the Indian art that followed. Return back to Aurangabad for an overnight stay.
After breakfast, get transported to the airport and board a flight to Jaipur. The Pick City will welcome you with its warmth. On arrival, we will meet you at the airport and taken to your pre-booked hotel. Spend rest of the day relaxing, visiting local bazaar and get impressed by the magnitude of colors and heritage of the city. Also, relish local delicacies before you settle for the night.
Start your day with sightseeing of impressive Amer Fort. It is here where you can ride on an elephant’s back to go up to its entrance. The magnificent view of the city from the top of the Fort makes it an amazing experience. Further, proceed to the city to visit other attractions of Jaipur, which includes Hawa Mahal, City Palace, and Observatory. In the evening, stroll at the local market and you can shop for collecting souvenirs at the local bazaar. Stay overnight.
This morning you will be driven to the Ranthambore National Park. After reaching, check-in to your pre-booked resort. Post lunch, you will be taken for the much awaited jungle wildlife safari to the Ranthambore National Park. The Park’s dry deciduous forests dotted with perennial lakes encompasses an abundance of flora, birds, and reptiles. Overnight stay in the wildlife lodge.
Early morning after quick tea and coffee, you will be re-visiting Ranthambore park for your 2nd safari. Ranthambore National Park is home to a large population of the big cats and many other wild animals like leopard, nilgai, wild boar, sambar, striped hyena, sloth bear, and rhesus macaque. Morning safari gives you a different experience than the previous one. Enjoy the leisurely afternoon to relax at your hotel. Stay overnight at the hotel to rekindle.
After breakfast, you will be traveling to Agra by road. On the way, you are going to take a break to enter and explore the ruins of Fatehpur Sikri, a UNESCO approved world heritage site, once the Mughal capital, the Palace is a mulatto of Hindu and Mughal styles. On arriving, check-in at your hotel for some rest. Spend your evening at the famous theatre Kalakriti Cultural and Convention Centre to enjoy the amazing Mohabbat the Taj show about the romantic love story of Emperor Shajan and his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal and the story of Taj Mahal. Stay overnight at the hotel.
This day is for visiting the most beloved tourist attractions of Agra including the magnificent Taj Mahal, one of Seven Wonders of the World, which is a world heritage site renounced by UNESCO as well. This white marble mausoleum was funded and built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan for the memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Post the visit to the Taj, you will visit the famous Agra Fort. After an early dinner get transferred to the railway station to board an overnight train to Corbett.
In the morning, once you arrive at Lal Kuan, you will be met by our representative and will be taken to the Jim Corbett National Park. After arriving, take some time to refresh at your room before you take delight in a safari into the park for wildlife viewing. The wildlife reserve is covered by moist deciduous forests, and the region has a humid subtropical and highland climate. The reserve shelters around 50 species of mammals, 580 bird species and 25 reptile species. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Post breakfast, step onto another safari to the Dhikala Forest, one of the favorite spots of Corbett from where you can enjoy a great view of the surrounding. Strategically located in the middle of the dense forest of Corbett National Park, Dhikala forest resort is a unique forest accommodation surrounded heavily by the wild ambiance. In the afternoon, you can entertain yourself with an elephant ride to capture the wildlife of the forest (Optional). Stay overnight in the wilderness.
Today after breakfast drive towards Delhi. On arrival, get transferred to the airport to board a flight for your onward destination.