14 Days from$4432 p/p in USD
DeparturesJan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Oct, Nov, Dec
Guided, Independent, Small Group
Budget, Luxury, Mid Range
This 14-day safari takes you into the realm of tigers with trails, dense green forests, smell of the fresh earthy soil, patchy roads, distant sounds of animals and birds in the Indian wildlife parks of Tadoba, Pench, Bandhavgarh and Kanha. It’s the opportunity to meet the Royal Bengal tiger face to face. Spend time sightseeing in Mumbai, fly to Nagpur for a spectacular tiger and amazing wildlife safari. All four parks are celebrated for their natural beauty and the staggering variety of their flora and fauna. Also visit the sensual temples of Khajuraho and cruise on the holy river Ganges in Varanasi before ending the tour in Delhi.
Safari types:Birding Safari, Cultural Safari, Tiger Safari, Wildlife Safari
You will visit:Pench National Park, Kanha National Park, Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve, Delhi, Khajuraho, Varanasi
Wildlife:Birds, Royal Bengal Tiger, Elephant, Deer, Leopard, Sloth, Wild Boar, Golden Jackal, Striped Hyena, Jungle Cat, Nilgai, Sambar, Ibex, Wolf, Panther, Hyena, Wild Dog, Chital, Gaur, Dhole, Macaque, Bison
Activities:Game Drive, Boat Cruise, Nature Walk, Sightseeing Tour, Optional Activities, Birding, Cultural Experience
Getting around:4x4 Safari Vehicle, Transfer Vehicle, Domestic Flight
Start/end:Start in Mumbai, end in Delhi
Price Per Person - USD
4 Star Hotel
|From Price||Dates||No. travelling||Single Supplement|
|USD 7976||1st Oct to 30th May||1|
|USD 4432||1st Oct to 30th May||2||From USD $ 1159|
|USD 4202||1st Oct to 30th May||3||From USD $ 1159|
|USD 3723||1st Oct to 30th May||4||From USD $ 1159|
|USD 3619||1st Oct to 30th May||5||From USD $ 1159|
|USD 3412||1st Oct to 30th May||6||From USD $ 1159|
|USD 3383||1st Oct to 30th May||7||From USD $ 1159|
|USD 3071||1st Oct to 30th May||8||From USD $ 1159|
Price Per Person - USD
5 Star Hotel
|From Price||Dates||No. travelling||Single Supplement|
|USD 9302||1st Oct to 30th May||1|
|USD 5547||1st Oct to 30th May||2||From USD $ 1637|
|USD 5209||1st Oct to 30th May||3||From USD $ 1637|
|USD 4570||1st Oct to 30th May||4||From USD $ 1637|
|USD 4563||1st Oct to 30th May||5||From USD $ 1637|
|USD 4260||1st Oct to 30th May||6||From USD $ 1637|
|USD 4299||1st Oct to 30th May||7||From USD $ 1637|
|USD 3919||1st Oct to 30th May||8||From USD $ 1637|
Hotels used or similar for 13 nights accommodation
Mumbai x 1 night
4* – Sun-N-Sand Hotel/ Fariyas Hotel
5* – Trident Hotel/ ITC Grand Central
Tadoba Andhari National Park x 2 nights
4* – Tadoba Jungle Camp/ Red Earth
5* – The Bamboo Forest Safari Lodge/ Waghoba Eco Lodge
Pench National Park x 2 nights
4* – Pench Jungle Camp/ Tuli Veer Bagh Resort & Spa
5* – Pench Tree Lodge/ Tathastu Resorts
Kanha National Park x 2 nights
4* – Kanha Jungle Camp/ Kipling Camp
5* – Kanha Earth Lodge/ Singinawa Jungle Lodge
Bandhavgarh National Park x 2 nights
4* – Lemon Tree Wild Life Resort/ Syna Tigir Resort
5* – Pugdundee Safaris – Kings Lodge/ Samode Safari Lodge
Khajuraho x 1 night
4* – Ramada/Clarks Hotel
5* – Radisson Hotel/ Hotel Chandela
Varanasi x 2 nights
4* – Rivatas by Ideal/ Palace On Ganges
5* – Radisson Hotel/ Gateway Hotel Taj
Delhi x 1 night
4* – The Royal Plaza/ Country Inn & Suite Saket
5* – Le Meridien/ The Claridges
- 13 nights accommodation in selected price category hotels
- Daily breakfast at all hotels
- All meals (full board accommodation) in all national parks
- Government license English speaking tour guide during sightseeing
- Entrances to monuments as per itinerary
- Gypsy safari in all national park as per itinerary with naturalist (total 12 gypsy safari shared with small group)
- Bottled drinking water in vehicle
- Government taxes
- Flights & visas
- Meals other than mentioned
- Camera charges at monuments
- Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
- Anything not mentioned in inclusions
Day by Day Overview
On arrival at Mumbai airport, you’ll be assisted and transferred to your hotel. Later enjoy a guided city tour of Mumbai, one of the world’s great cities. Bollywood, beach, finance and a great nightlife are the highlights of Mumbai as well as exquisite food joints, malls and buildings which also define its character. Visit Gateway of India, built to commemorate the visit of King George V in 1911, and the excellent Prince of Wales Museum. From here stroll through the historic Colaba district to admire the impressive gothic Victorian architecture before continuing to Malabar Hill for far-reaching views over the city. End the day at the colourful Dhobi ghats where traditional laundryman collect, wash and return the city’s linen. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel then transfer to the airport to board the flight for Nagpur. On arrival meet your driver and proceed to Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve, the largest national park in Maharastra, for a two-night stay. The reserve covers a vast area and is a mix of dense sal and mango forest interspersed with stretches of bamboo thicket. Set in the Moharli Hills, there are also many wetland areas and Tadoba Lake lies at the heart of the reserve. Dinner & overnight at resort.
Breakfast at resort then your pursuit to see the tiger and other cats comes to fruition with morning and evening jeep safaris. Less visited than many of its more famous neighbours, Tadoba is nonetheless bursting with life and home to several endangered species including tiger, panther, leopard and jackal as well as chital, antelope, nilgai and sloth bear. The wetland areas encourage a large crocodile population and over 195 species of bird and 74 species of butterfly have also been recorded. Lunch, dinner & overnight at resort.
Breakfast at resort followed by a morning jeep safari in Tiger Reserve. After lunch drive to Pench Tiger Reserve, which inhabits a beautiful habitat of teak forest, meandering rivers and open grassland in an area of undulating terrain at the foot of the Satpura Range. Dinner & overnight in resort.
Breakfast at resort then explore Pench National Park, where there is an extraordinary variety of vegetation and wildlife, with a knowledgeable naturalist. Aside from the tiger, the park is also home to the leopard, jackal and the Indian wild dog while chital, sambar and nilgai are commonly seen, as are gaur and the forest dwelling sloth bear. A delight for bird watchers there are over 250 different species to gaze at. Lunch, dinner & overnight at resort.
Breakfast at resort followed by morning jeep safari. After lunch drive to Kanha National Park, check in at resort. Bamboos, vast rolling grassland, fresh air, intense trees and never ending tales of the cats, lay the foundation of Kanha reserve. Dinner & overnight at resort.
Breakfast at resort. Explore the park on exciting morning and evening safaris and appreciate the beauty of Kanha National Park, set within a section of the Satpura Range. Kanha is home to tiger, bison, leopard, jackal, wild boar, sambar, Indian swamp deer and blackbuck as well as a rich variety of birdlife where over 230 different species have now been recorded. Lunch, dinner & overnight at resort.
Breakfast at resort followed by morning jeep safari. After lunch drive to Bandhavgar Tiger Reserve for check in at resort. Meadows and grasslands, numerous small streams of water, Bandhavgarh is a beautiful reserve predominately full of Sal and mixed forest. Dinner & overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at resort before exploring the reserve in the company of an expert naturalist. Bandhavgarh has one of the highest densities of tiger, leopard, sloth bear, sambar, chital, barking deer, gaur and nilgai in India. The park is also home to rich and varied birdlife with hornbill, crested serpent eagle, partridge, variable hawk eagle and parakeet among the many different species it is possible to see. Lunch, dinner & overnight at resort.
Breakfast at resort, drive to Khajuraho check in at hotel. Khajuraho is breathtaking and its temples are amongst the most popular in India. Over the course of the 11th and 12th centuries the Chandela dynasty created the most sublime examples of erotic sculpture in India. The temple of Khajuraho are India’s unique gift to the world, representing, as they do, a paean to life, to love, to joy, perfect in execution and sublime in expression on account of their remarkable erotic sculptures.
Breakfast at hotel then visit the exceptionally well maintained UNESCO World Heritage Site. Spend the morning exploring the different temples and marveling at their astonishing beauty. Later transfer to Khajuraho Airport for the flight to Varanasi. On arrival assistance and transfer to hotel. Evening ghats and temples visit, attend Holy Ganga Aarti. Overnight at hotel.
Early morning boat ride and ghat visit along the Ganges and catch the scene of devotees bathing and praying in the sacred water. Breakfast at hotel followed by a city tour of Varanasi. Visit world famous Benaras Hindu University, Ramnagar Fort Palace and many temples. Afternoon excursion to Sarnath, one of the three holiest sites for Buddhists where the Buddha delivered his first sermon in 528 BC. There are many temples here, representing the many cultures where Buddhism is the dominant religious philosophy. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel then transfer to the airport for the flight to Delhi. On arrival assistance and transfer to hotel. Later enjoy a city tour of Old Delhi with a guide to explore the area’s dense network of bustling alleyways, homes, bazaars and mosques, visiting famous Chandni Chowk market. It’s like nothing you have ever seen before – beautifully chaotic. Visit the Jama Masjid, the Red Fort and Rajghat. In the afternoon continue to New Delhi, which was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens and is today home to Rashtrapati Bhawan, the official residence of the Indian President, Rajpath and the imposing India Gate. Also visit Qutab Minar, Humayun Tomb. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. As per your flight schedule transfer to airport to board the flight to your onward destination.