This is an amazing tour package that is brought to you by Shantanu Cultural Trails for those who love wildlife and adventure tourism. This 14 nights and 15 days tour package starts in Delhi, covering the locations like Kanha, Bandhavgarh, Khajuraho, Agra, Bharatpur, Ranthambore, and Jaipur, and would end at the national capital of India Delhi. The main objective of the package is to cover the major national parks and wildlife sanctuaries situated in the northern part of India. This package is exclusively meant for those who wish to witness the wildlife from the very close. The complete explanation of the package is mentioned below.
Duration: 14 Nights / 15 Days
Places to See: Delhi – Kanha – Bandhavgarh – Khajuraho – Agra – Bharatpur – Ranthambore – Jaipur – Delhi
Day 01: Arrival in Delhi
On arrival at Delhi International Airport, a Shantanu Cultural Trails representative will greet you and take you to the pre-booked hotel. Get freshen up and relax, later get ready to visit the major attractions such as Red Fort, Chandani Chowk, India Gate, Parliament House, Roman Catholic Church, Purana Qila, Rashtrapati Bhavan, Humayun’s Tomb, Cathedral Church, Jantar Mantar, Qutub Minar, Birla Mandir, Lotus Temple, Jama Masjid, etc. In the late evening, enjoy the dances of India. Then return to the hotel and have dinner and overnight stay.
Day 02: Delhi – Jabalpur
Have a hearty breakfast and later proceed to visit the nearby market. After having fun at the market and their fantastic experiences, return to the hotel. Relax and later proceed to the railway station to board the train for Jabalpur. Dinner and overnight will be on the train.
Day 03: Jabalpur – Kanha
On arrival in Jabalpur, our representative will take you to Kanha and transfer you to the pre-booked hotel. Freshen up and relax. Later, visit the Kanha National Park and have an experience of the rich flora and fauna of the park. Here you can watch a variety of bird species along with several wildlife attractions. In the afternoon, have fun by jungle safari. In the evening, return to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 04: Kanha National Park
Have breakfast and then enjoy wildlife viewing at the Kanha National Park. Enjoy jungle activities and capture all memories for a long time. In the evening, return to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 05: Kanha – Bandhavgarh
Post breakfast, drive to Bandhavgarh. On arrival, you will be transferred to your pre-booked hotel. Later, enjoy wildlife viewing at the Bandhavgarh National Park. Enjoy watching species such as nilgai, vultures, blue rock thrushes, and crag martins. Some other inhabitants of the park are rhesus macaque, wild boar, jackals, gaur, Sambar, porcupines, black-faced langur, jungle cats, chinkara, blackbuck, and the chital. The park also attracts many migratory birds in the winter months including the steppe eagle and a variety of wildfowl. Reptilian fauna includes cobra, python, turtle, and a variety of lizards. People get a good opportunity of spotting Tiger. After exploring the jungle, return to the hotel. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 06: Bandhavgarh National Park
Have a relaxed breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy jungle safari and have fun. Watch wild animals in their natural habits. In the evening, return to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 07: Bandhavgarh – Khajuraho
After breakfast, drive towards Khajuraho. On arrival in Khajuraho, get the assisted transfer to the hotel. Freshen up and relax. Later, visit the famous temples of Khajuraho. Kandariya Mahadeo temple, Chaunsath Yogini Temple, and Matangeshwara Temple are the main attractions at the Khajuraho Group of Monuments, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy a diverse variety of temples and their architecture. You will marvel at the beautiful erotic structures and carvings here. On time, return to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 08: Khajuraho – Orchha – Jhansi – Agra
Take your breakfast and then leave for Jhansi Railway en route stopping at Orchha. Take a train to Agra. On arrival in Agra, our representative will transfer you to the hotel. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the hotel in Agra.
Day 09: Agra Sightseeing
Today, you will be exploring Agra, a historical city in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Agra is famous for Mughal monuments—the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, and Itmad-Ud-Daulah Tomb. All these Mughal monuments are architecturally beautiful and visited by a number of tourists every year coming from different parts of the world.
In the early morning, you will be taken to the Taj Mahal which is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Taj Mahal is basically a mausoleum that was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in the loving memory of his wife, Mumtaz Mahal. The monument is built in pure white marble and is famous in the world for its exceptional beauty and architecture. It is the finest example of Mughal architecture in the world. The classic beauty of the Taj Mahal at sunset will never fail to seize your heart. After visiting the Taj Mahal, return to the hotel for breakfast. Later, visit the Agra Fort which is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the various beautiful structures inside the fort complex. Later, visit the Itmad-Ud-Daulah Tomb. This beautiful monument was built by Mughal Empress Noor Jahan in the memory of her father. The interiors of the Itmad-Ud-Daulah Tomb are considered more beautiful than the interiors of the Taj Mahal. In the evening, you are free to explore the local markets and enjoy shopping. Return to the hotel on time. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the hotel in Agra.
Day 10: Agra – Bharatpur – Ranthambore
Have a delicious breakfast and then proceed to Bharatpur. On arrival, visit Bharatpur bird sanctuary and spot a variety of birds. Later in the afternoon, proceed to Ranthambore. Check-in at the hotel on arrival. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 11: Ranthambore National Park
After having a relaxed breakfast, visit the Ranthambore National Park and enjoy watching a variety of wildlife attractions like Sambar, chital, nilgai, chinkara, langur, wild boar, sloth bear, hyena, jackal, jungle cat, pythons, leopards, and crocodiles. Take pleasure in all jungle activities and view a number of migratory and local birds. In the late evening, return to the hotel. Have dinner and overnight stay.
Day 12: Ranthambore – Jaipur
After early morning breakfast, enjoy a jungle safari in the Ranthambore National Park. Check out from the hotel in the late afternoon. Then move towards Jaipur, the capital and largest city of the Indian state of Rajasthan. On arrival in Jaipur, you will be transferred to the hotel. Freshen up and relax. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 13: Jaipur
Have a very hearty breakfast at the hotel. Embark on a guide city tour of Jaipur, the Pink City of India. Major attractions to see in Jaipur are City Palace & Museum, Govind Devji Temple, Hawa Mahal, Birla Temple, Albert Hall Museum, and Jantar Mantar. In the evening, explore the colorful local markets. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 14: Jaipur – Delhi
In the early morning, take an excursion to Amer Fort. Enjoy an elephant ride to ascend the fort complex because the fort is situated atop a high hill. Explore the beautiful structures inside the fort complex. Return to the hotel en-route visiting the Jal Mahal. Have breakfast at the hotel and relax. Later in the afternoon, drive back to Delhi. On arrival in Delhi, you will be transferred to your pre-booked hotel. Freshen up and relax. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 15: Departure from Delhi
After the farewell breakfast and a Shantanu Cultural Trails representative will meet and drop you at the Delhi Airport. Take flight for an onward journey with fantastic experiences and sweet memories. The tour ends here.