8 Days |
Every ‘Wildlife enthusiast’ has one thing in common. None of them would ever deny that ‘big cats’ are one of the most magnificent creatures on this planet. They can mesmerize even the most unimpressible person on this planet. If you are one of those ‘Wildlife Enthusiast’ then this wildlife tour of Central India is a dream come true for you. Come join us in this wildlife trip to India through the nature and wilderness in the ‘Heart of India’ – Madhya Pradesh.
Get immersed in the vastness of both the Kanha National and Bandhavgarh National Park and catch a glimpse of vast varieties of animals and birds. Once you are done getting lost in the beauty of these National Parks, you can also visit the Khajuraho Group of Monuments in Chhatarpur. Built during the Chandela Rulers era, these monuments would surely take you down the lane of history.
Visit the Bandhavgarh National Park and witness the magnificent Indian Tigers.
Go for a Jungle Safari and experience the forests of India
Get a chance to see animals like tigers, wild boars, stripped hyenas, nilgai and other rare animals
Immersed with authentic and colorfulIndian rural culture
Get impressed by historical Khajuraho monuments consisting temples and murals.
Arrive at the Ahmedabad International airport, our tour representative shall receive you and assist you with your luggage and drop you to the hotel booked. After a hearty meal, we drive to Velavadar. Velavadar has been declared primarily for saving the blackbucks. Enjoy watching the sunset in this beautiful grassland ecosystem. Overnight stay in Velavadar to rejuvenate and rekindle.On Day 1, you will land at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in the capital region of India – New Delhi. Upon arrival in Delhi, you will be welcomed by our representative and transferred to the hotel for an overnight stay. The magnificant capital of India, Delhi has been inhabited from the 6th century BC and remained centre of many kingdoms and dynasties. Destroyed and rebuilt many times, it is often considered as "city of cities". Delhi's culture has been influenced by its different rulers and the city is full of beautiful monuments. The sightseeing of Delhi starts with Old Delhi, built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in 1639 AD. You will visit the Raj Ghat where the father of the nation Mahatma Gandhi was cremated. You will be visiting the museum that was built to commemorate him.
Further, you will be driven past the iconic Red Fort and Chandni Chowk, a very popular and a busy market in Old Delhi to the next stop - Jama Masjid, one of the iconic, historic and largest mosques in India - built by Shah Jahan. A rickshaw ride around Chandni Chowk could be quite interesting as this part of the city is often very crowded with shops. These shops sell delicious mouth-watering food, clothes, jewels, household things, etc. and are virtually a shopper's paradise.
The second half of the day will be for visiting New Delhi comprising monumental buildings in Lutyens’ New Delhi that include President House, India Gate. From there you will go to visit iconic Qutab Minar before retiring for the day.
Post your breakfast you will be taken to the airport where you will catch a flight to Nagpur. The city famous for its orange fruit. From Nagpur you will have a 260km drive to Kanha National Park where you will check in at your lodge after arriving there for an overnight stay.
You will explore the vastness of Kanha National Park on a Jungle Safari in 4x4 car throughout your day. Catch a glimpse of animals like spotted deer, four horned antelopes, stripped hyenas, sloth bears and honey badgers. Experience the exquisite sunset at Bamini Dadar.You can also visit the Kanha Museum to get some historical idea of the wildlife.
After an early morning safari and heart wholesome breakfast, you will be taken to Bandhavgarh National Park via road. A 250 km long journey experience the amazing and laidback lives of the rural people of Madhya Pradesh in-route to Bandhavgarh. Once you reach there, you will check-in to your lodge and have an overnight stay.
At Bandhavgarh, enjoy a hearty breakfast and a morning to evening safari trying to spot the magnificent Indian Tiger. Explore other animals in the vast areas of Bandhavgarh National Park and have a heart’s content. You can also take an Elephant ride here at Bandhavgarh. Bandhavgarh is also home to the historically fascinating Bandhavgarh Fort. You can find paintings and a statue of lord Vishnu at this fort.
Have your breakfast and get ready to visit Khajuraho Monument Group via road. A 230 km travelling would surely give you more insight into the rural life of Madhya Pradesh. Maybe stop in between for a Dhabba style lunch. Once you reach Khajuraho, you will check in to your hotel for stay.
After a wholesome breakfast, get going for a Khajuraho sight-seeing. The place has Khajuraho Monument Group, which is a UNESCO site. The temples built in this place have dedicated religions – Hinduism and Jainism. Khajuraho Temples also have historically significant statues and structures most of them depicting ‘Tantric Practices'. You can also see the Raneh falls as part of sightseeing in Khajuraho. The beauty of this fall is not just by itswater, but rather more significant part is the rock formations. One can also go and see the Beni Sagar Dam at this place. You can also optionally add a jungle safari in Ken Ghariyal Sanctuary. After sightseeing you can have a dinner and then you will be taken to the Airport to catch a flight to Delhi.
You can catch a flight from here to anywhere you want to go further. After a wildlife experience you can leave for Goa to experience some beaches and party life or visit Mumbai to try out some Mumbai cuisines.