TIGER SPECIAL – CENTRAL INDIA

The diverse destinations of the itinerary offer the guests an insight into traditional India with wild adventure in tigers world. The destinations covered in this itinerary

From $3795*

23 Days

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At a Glance

Delhi - Bikaner - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Pushkar - Jaipur - Agra - Fatehpur Sikri - Bandhavgarh - Khajuraho - Orchha - Gwalior


Detailed Itinerary

DAY 1 - Arrive Delhi.

On arrival met & greet and transfer to the hotel for the night. This day will be managed according to the arrival; time of your international flight in Delhi. (Group arrival)

Day 02 – Delhi.

After breakfast start the tour of Old and New Delhi with a friendly English speaking guide visiting Humayus Tomb, Jama Masjid, Lotus temple and Qutab Minar. Overnight in your Delhi  hotel.

Day 03 – Delhi to Bikaner

After breakfast leave for Bikaner by train . Upon arrival in Bikaner transfer to a beautiful heritage hotel . In the evening enjoy the local musicians.

Train – BKN Intercity – leaves Delhi at 0700 and arrives in Bikaner at 1515

Day 04 – Bikaner to Phalodi

After breakfast visit the famous Junagadh Fort and also visit Deshnoke (The rat Temple) and later leave for Phalodi. A village on the way to Jaisalmer and it has a beautiful haveli hotel. Visit the village and it’s temple on foot and also visit the famous domicile crane spot…..thousands of domicile cranes fly from Mangolia every year to take shelter on the outskirts of this village. Truly amazing phenomenon.

Day 05 – Phalodi to Jaisalmer

After breakfast travel deep into the thar desert and visit the beautiful town of Jaisalmer and its golden fort. Jaisalmer is often referred to as an open museum or a chapter out of the Arabian nites.  Upon arrival in Jaisalmer transfer to the hotel.

Day 06 – In Jaisalmer

After breakfast start the sightseeing of Jaisalmer and visit the Gadisar lake, Golden fort and it’s palaces and the Jain temples. Later in the day transfer to Sam or Khuri sand dunes for a short camel ride over the dunes and enjoy the local dance and music followed by dinner by camp fire.

Day 07 – Jaisalmer to Jodhpur

After breakfast leave for Jodhpur.  Upon reaching Jodhpur transfer to the hotel.

Day 08 – In Jodhpur

After breakfast start the sightseeing of Jodhpur and visit the Mehrangadh Fort and Jaswant Thada. Later visit the clock tower and the Old part of the town.

Day 09 – Jodhpur to Khimsar

After breakfast leave for Khimsar Fort. Upon arrival at Khimsar fort…….explore this beautiful heritage hotel and later after lunch you will be transferred to the unique Khimsar dunes camp built in the middle of sand dunes. Jeeps will be used for the transfer. At the dunes camp enjoy camel ride and in the evening enjoy local music and dinner by campfire. Overnight at Fort

Day 10 – Khimsar to Pushkar

After breakfast  drive to Pushkar. Upon arrival in Pushkar transfer to the hotel.

Day 11 – Pushkar to Jaipur

After an early breakfast start the sightseeing of Pushkar – Holy lake city and also visit the only temple of God Brahma – the creator of the universe. This is one of the places in India where rituals/puja prayers are performed for the deceased ones/ancestors and later leave for Jaipur. Upon  arrival in Jaipur, transfer to the hotel.  Afternoon free to relax.

Day 12 – In Jaipur

After early breakfast leave for Amber Fort and enjoy the elephant ride up to the fort. Later visit the City palace and it’s museum. Later some time for souvenirs collection.

Day 13 – Jaipur to Agra via Sikri

After breakfast leave for Agra via Fatehpur Sikri – the so called deserted capital of the mughal king Akbar. Our local guide will guide you through its architectural marvel and its rich history and later proceed to Agra.

Day 14 – Agra to Umaria

After breakfast  Visit the famous Taj Mahal and the Agra Fort,  Later transfer to the train station to board an overnight train to Umaria in central India.

Train – Kalingautkal Express- departs Agra at 1600 and arrives in Umaria at 0545 hrs

Day 15 – Arrive Umaria and transfer to Kanha Nationa Park

Upon arrival at Umaria transfer to Kanha national Park and stay in a beautiful jungle resort here. Afternoon Jeep Safari in the national park.

Day 16 – In Kanha

Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives in the park sighting Tigers and various other wild life.

Day 17 – Kanha to Bandhavgarh

After breakfast drive to another UNESCO world heritage park of Bandhavgarh. Upon arrival at Bandhavgarh transfer to beautiful jungle resort.

Day 18 – In Bandhavgarh

Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives in the park sighting Tigers and various other wild life.

Day 19 – Bandhavgarh to Khajuraho

After breakfast drive to Khajuraho. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel.

Day 20 – In Khajuraho

In the morning visit the eastern and western group of temples with a local English speaking guide.  Optional visit to Panna National Park (Additional Cost)

Day 04 – Bikaner to Phalodi

After breakfast visit the famous Junagadh Fort and also visit Deshnoke (The rat Temple) and later leave for Phalodi. A village on the way to Jaisalmer and it has a beautiful haveli hotel. Visit the village and it’s temple on foot and also visit the famous domicile crane spot…..thousands of domicile cranes fly from Mangolia every year to take shelter on the outskirts of this village. Truly amazing phenomenon.

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The diverse destinations of the itinerary offer the guests an insight into traditional India with wild adventure in tigers world. The destinations covered in this itinerary are culture hubs and each depicts a distinct face of the great India. 

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