11 Days |
Rejuvenate your mind, body, and soul at the tiger watching tour package.
India is a country that is known for its vast history and biodiversity. It is also home to several monuments, temples, and palaces. It also comprises of several indigenous and native flora and fauna. At this package get to experience them all and make this trip your best.
Through the tiger watching tour,get to go on safari tours, hikes, and sightseeing at different locations across the country. Bring along your friends, family, relatives, acquaintances or partner and capture moments. Get to learn about exotic wild animals and birds and also get an insight over the history as well. Palaces, fortifications, ramparts, and gardens that are left by the Mughals, Chandellas, and the Sultanates are all welcomed in this package.Begin your tour at Delhi and end at Delhi. Visit Jaipur, Ranthambore, Fatehpur Sikri, Agra, Jhansi, Khajuraho, and Bandhavgarh.
The highlights include:
On your arrival in Delhi, you will be transferred to your hotel. On freshening up, you will head out for a Delhi tour. It is one of the seven union territories of India. Ranging from the Mughal dynasty to Sayyid dynasty, all famous rulers had their Empire here.
The Delhi tour will start by arriving at the Red Fort. The fortress is actually made up of limestone. However, when the limestone started to fade away, it was painted red. It’s also called Lal Qila. Then, the next destination you will come across is the Qutub Minar. This minaret has several other monuments near it such as the Iron Pillar of Delhi, Alai Darwaza, and Alai Minar. This minaret is built on the Red Citadel of Delhi. Then, you will head on to the India Gate, which is India’s largest war memorial. It has an Amar Jawan Jyoti, a lamp that keeps burning throughout years. Then, you will be taken to the Lotus Temple that has an exotic flower-like design. It is constructed by Fariborz Sahba, an Iranian architect. Then, you will go shopping across Chandani Chowk. It is a famous commercial street in Delhi where you will find loads of statues, sculptures, and eateries. Overnight is at Delhi.
Today, you will be transferred to Jaipur by road. It is the first planned city, and is also the “Pink City”. It was founded by Jai Singh and was designed by a Bengali architect. It is also one of the top ten populous city in India. In the evening, you can visit the city on your own. Some famous landmarks include Chandra Mahal, Johari Bazar Road, Naharagarh Biological Park, Kesar Kyari Garden, Moatha Lake, and much more. Post tour, overnight at Jaipur.
The first stop will be the Amer Fort, located on a hill. It was built by Raja Man Singh in 1592. Then, the Hawa Mahal or the Palace of the Winds will be your next destination. It is built with reddish-pink sandstone by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh for the royal ladies so that they could view festival celebrations from the top of the palace. Then, the next destination will be the Jantar Mantar. It consists of 15 astronomical instruments for observations. The structure is made up of precise and accurate geometry. Then, you will visit the Jal Mahal. It is made of red sandstone hasn’t faded over 250 years; and is submerged under water. However, inside the palace, the water doesn’t seep through. Then, the next destination you will visit is the Sheesh Mahal. It is renowned for ornate mirrors. It is located on the near the Amber Fort. Overnight at Jaipur.
Wake up to some delicious breakfast at your hotel and get transferred to the Ranthambore National Park by road. This national park is famous for tigers and other wild creatures which include tigers, cobras, mole rats, porcupines, sambar, lemur, crocodiles, jackals, wolves, turtles, and much more. It also has several ancient ruins as well. It was started in the 1973 as a project and now it a renowned park. The best time to see and capture moments is between Novembers to March. Today, you will go for a full day safari tour with a professional guide who will provide an insight over the culture and history. Post tour, overnight at the Ranthambore National Park.
Today, you will spend the day by going on a wonderful tour across the city. The location you will be covering first at Ranthambore is the Ranthambore Fort. Then national park is named after this fortress that was built by Chauhan Kings. It has been attacked by Khilji and Shah Rulers. Then you will be taken to the Jogi Mahal. It was built by royalty of Jaipur so that they could rest here after hunting. Then you will be taken to the Padam Talab. The lake contains many lotuses and lilies. It is sited along a huge second largest banyan tree in India. Then, the next location is the 32 Pillars Chhatri which is a monument resting on thirty two pillars. Post tour, overnight at the Ranthambore National Park.
Today you will get transferred to Fatehpur Sikri by road. This city was the capital of Mughal Empire. It has the biggest mosque in India, the Jama Masjid.
The first stop at the tour is at the Buland Darwaza which marks the entrance of the city. This gate was built to honor the victory of Akbar over Gujarat. Then, you will visit the Jama Mosque. It is the biggest Indian mosque. Then, you will visit the Diwan E-Khas. Here, Akbar was known to discuss religious, political, and other affairs with the public and his representatives. Other spots which you can visit at leisure include the Fatehpur Sikri Fort, Hiran Minar, and Pachisi Court. Post tour, you will be transferred to Agra. Agra, also known as, Akbarabad is situated on the banks of river Yamuna. Overnight at Agra.
On arrival in Agra, get transferred to your hotel where you can relax after your travel. In the evening, head out to visit the beautiful city. Agra is famed across the world for the infamous Taj Mahal which will be the first stop at the tour. In Mahabharata it is known as Agra Ban which is the birth place of Lord Krishna.It is rumored that the artisans who contributed to the making of the Taj Mahal had their hands chopped by Shah Jahan so that they could not replicate the work anywhere else.
The next stop will be at the Agra Fort. It was built for military purpose, but Shah Jahan changed it into a palace. Now, it is a fortress attracting tourists around the globe. The next destination will be the Khas Mahal. This palace is connected to the Anguri Bagh which is an expansive garden.
Today, you will be transferred to the railway station to for your train to Jhansi. On reaching Jhansi, you will be transferred to Khajuraho by road.
Khajuraho is a renowned place for temples. These temples were built by the Chandellas during their rule. Today, you can visit the place on your own. Some great places of interest include the Varaha Temple, Duladeo Temple, Vishvanatha Temple, Chitragupta Temple, Lakshman Temple, and Javari Temple. Post tour, overnight at the hotel.
The tour will begin at the Kandariya Mahadeva Temple. It is also known as the “Great God of the Cave”. It largest medieval temples in India. Then, you will visit the Devi Jagadambi Temple. This temple encloses twenty temples that have beautiful stone carvings. Then, the next destination is the Nandi Temple. It has a beautiful Nandi bull dedicated to Lord Shiva. Then, you will arrive at the Chaturbhuj Temple, a Lord Vishnu built around the 11th century.
Post tour, you will be transferred to the Bandhavgarh Animal Sanctuary. It is located in Madhya Pradesh. The name Bandhavgarh means “Brother’s Fort” that gets its name from Ramayana. The animal sanctuary in this city consists of large number of tigers, elephants, horses, crocodiles, and much more. It also consists of several mammals, reptiles, and birds as well. Today, you will go for a safari across the sanctuary with an insider guide. Post tour, overnight at the Bandhavgarh National Park.
Today, you will be taken for a marvelous tour across the city. Here, you will arrive at the Badi Gufa which is the biggest cave amongst 39 caves located in the region. It consists of nine big rooms supported by vast pillars. Then, you will be taken to the Bandhavgarh Fort. This fort is situated on the Bandhavgarh hill and comprises of huge gates and walls. After visiting the fort, you will head out for a lovely trek across the Bandhavgarh jungle. Here, you will go on a short hike across the lush green vegetation. The first white tiger was captured in this area. You will also hear anecdotes about the places from the professional guide who will accompany you during the trip. Overnight at the Bandhavgarh National Park.
Today, you will be transferred to the Khajuraho airport by road. From there you will board for your Delhi flight. On arrival at Delhi, you will connected to your onward flight.