National Parks in India

  • Ranthambore National Park
  • Corbett National Park
  • Bandhavgarh National Park
  • Kanha National park
  • Nagarhole National Park
  • Kaziranga National Park

Wildlife

Wildlife Tour Packages/Wildlife

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Day 01: Arrive Delhi

Upon arrival, meet with our representative at the airport arrival lounge and transfer to the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 02: Delhi

Today we take a guided tour of Old & New Delhi.Classical India with Tiger

Old Delhi, the 17th century walled city of Shah Jahanabad, Visiting the great Jama Masjid, the principal mosque of Old Delhi. Built in the year 1656 AD by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan, it is the largest & best known mosque in India. Later we walk down or take a rickshaw ride through Chandi Chowk, the old marketplace of Shah Jahanabad now a picturesque bazaar to reach Red Fort, built in the year 1648 by Shah Jehan.

In New Delhi, we visit Raj Ghat, memorial to the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi. It is a simple black marble platform that marks the spot of his cremation on 31 January 1948. Further we drive past India Gate, memorial built in the year 1931 to commemorate the Indian soldiers who died in the World War I & the Afghan Wars. The names of the soldiers who died in these wars are inscribed on the walls. President's House, the official residence of the President of India, built in the year 1931. Until 1950 it was known as Viceroy's House & served as the residence of the Governor-General of British India.

We will also visit Humayun's Tomb, memorial of Mughal Emperor Humayun, built in the year 1562. The complex is a World Heritage Site & the first example of this type of Mughal architecture in India. Qutub Minar, built in the year 1206 by Qutub-ud-din Aibek. It is the tallest (72m) brick minaret in the world, an important example of Indo-Islamic Architecture. Qutub Minar & its monuments are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 03: Delhi - Jaipur, 260 kms / 6hrs drive

Morning after breakfast drive to Jaipur. On arrival check in at the hotel. Rest of the day free at leisure. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 04: JaipurClassical India with Tiger

Morning after breakfast an excursion tour of Amber Fort, at a short distance of 11 kms from Jaipur, the Amber Fort complex stands amidst wooded hills overlooking the Delhi-Jaipur highway, with its forbidding ramparts reflected in the still waters of the Maota Lake below.

One of the finest examples of Rajput architecture, it was the ancient capital of the Kachhawah rulers. The original palace was built by Raja Man Singh and additions were made later by Sawai Jai Singh.)

In the afternoon we will take a guided tour of Jaipur city, visiting City Palace, Jantar Mantar (natural observatory), Hawa Mahal ( Palace of winds) etc.
Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 05: Jaipur - Agra, 240 kms / 5 hrs drive

Morning after breakfast drive to Agra, en-route visit Fateh Pur Sikri. On arrival at Agra check in at the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 06: Agra - Umaria, by trainClassical India with Tiger

Morning visit the famous Taj Mahal built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as a memorial to his queen Mumtaz Mahal, made out of white marble took 22 years to complete (1630-1652 AD). After breakfast visit Agra fort. Built principally as a military establishment by Akbar in 1565, the red sandstone Agra fort was partially converted into a palace during Shah Jahan's time. Though the principal structure was built by Akbar, Afternoon visit Itmad-ud-daulah. This tomb belongs to the father of Nur Jahan, Ghias-ud-Din Beg. He was the Wajir or the Chief Minister of Emperor Jehangir. This white marble tomb was built by Nur Jahan between 1622 and 1628. Later in the evening transfer to Agra railway station to board the train for Umaria. Overnight stay on board.

Day 07: Arrive Umaria - Bandhavgarh, 30 km

On arrival at Umaria railway station, meet with our representative & drive to Bandhavgarh National park. On arrival check transfer to the wildlife resort. After lunch we will have the afternoon Jeep safari to the national park for wildlife viewing. Overnight stay at resort.

Day 08: Bandhavgarh National Park

Today we will enter twice to the Bandhavgarh national park for our morning & afternoon scheduled Jungle safari. Overnight stay at wildlife resort.

Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve is mainly known for its Royal Bangal Tigers. It has a typical central Indian fauna & home of more than 22 species of mammals. Common langur and rhesus macaque represent the primate group. Among the carnivore species jackal, Bengal fox, sloth bear, rattle, grey (small Indian) and ruddy mongoose, striped hyena, wolf, wild dog, jungle cat, leopard and tiger are prominent. Ungulates (animals which walk on tips of their toes) include chital, sambhar, barking deer, chinkara, chausingha, nilgai and wild pig. Porcupine, lesser bandicoot and three-striped palm squirrel are among the rodents. Small Indian civet and toddy cat are also found here though seen rarely being nocturnal. Another nocturnal animal, the rufous-tailed hare is also seen usually during dusk.

Some of its mammals have been listed as threatened animals by IUCN in their red list like the wild dog, Bengal fox, sloth bear, leopard and tiger.

Day 09: Bandhavgarh National ParkClassical India with Tiger

We will continue with our Jungle safari to the national for more wildlife viewing. Overnight say at resort.

Spread at vindhya hills in Madhya Pradesh, Bandhavgarh National Park consists of a core area of 105 sq km and a buffer area of approximately 400 sq km of topography varies between steep ridges, undulating, forest and open meadows. Bandhavgarh National Park is known for the Royal Bengal Tigers. The density of the Tiger population at Bandhavgarh is the highest known in India. It was the former hunting preserve of the Maharaja of Rewa and at present is a famous natural hub for White Tigers.

Bandhavgarh was declared a national park in 1968. Since then many steps have been taken to retain Bandhavgarh National Park as an un-spoilt national habitat for a variety of wildlife peculiar to the area. These includes gaur (Indian bison), sloth bear, leopard, porcupine, wild boar, sambhar and spotted deer, among others and of course, the tiger.

Day 10: Bandhavgarh - Khajuraho, 240 KM

Morning after breakfast drive to Khajuraho. On arrival at Khajuraho check in at the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.

Khajuraho, the temple city of central India, is famous throughout the world for its exquisitely carved temples in stones. Thousands of visitors and tourists from all over the world flock together to envisage this immortal saga of Hindu art and culture engraved in stone by shilpies (stone craftsmen) millennia ago.

Day 11: Khajuraho - Varanasi, by flightClassical India with Tiger

Morning after breakfast sightseeing tour of Khajuraho temples. A trip to the Eastern Group temples of Khajuraho. Morning begins on a celestial note as we shall traverse you to the mystic galleries of the fascinating temples of Khajuraho. The bold artistic statement of erotic sculptures and the splendidly structured monuments are the sites that shall leave their eternal imprints on your heart.

In the afternoon transfer to Airport to board the flight for Varanasi. On arrival meet with our representative & transfer to hotel. Later an excursion to Sarnath, 10 kms. East of Varanasi, is one of the Buddhism's major centers of India. After attaining enlightenment, the Buddha came to Sarnath where he gave his first sermon. Return to Varanasi to participate in evening Aarti Darshan at River Ghat. Later transfer to the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 12: Varanasi - Delhi, by flight

Morning boat cruise on the river Ganges to observe the way of life of pilgrims by the Ghats followed by temple tour.

Later after breakfast transfer to the airport to board the flight for Delhi. On arrival at Delhi airport meet with our representative & transfer to the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 13: Delhi - Departure

Transfer to the international airport to board the flight for onward destination.

Tour and Services Ends.