Met at the airport on arrival in Delhi and transfer to a hotel.
Afternoon city tour of Old Delhi including Raj Ghat (Mahatma Gandhi's Memorial), the Jama Masjid (Universal Mosque), the Red Fort and fabled Chandni Chowk (Silver Street).
Morning drive to Corbett National Park located on the bank of the river Ram Ganga on the foothills of the Himalayas. This tiger reserve is named after Jim Corbett the legendary hunter and conservationist and is about a 7 hour drive from Delhi. These sub - Himalayan jungles are rich in a variety of flora and fauna.
Morning and Afternoon excursions in the Wildlife Park with one of the excursions on elephant back.
Morning depart for Dudhwa National Park. A sub-Himalayan jungle with swamp deer, tigers and a variety of birds.
On arrival check-in at the Forest Lodge
Morning and Afternoon excursions in the Wildlife Park
A 8 hours drive through the countryside brings us to Lucknow, capital city of Uttar Pradesh state and one of the major cities from where India’s first War of Independence gained its initial momentum in 1857. Lucknow is also famous for its rich and distinct cultural heritage mainly promoted by the Nawabs (rich noble lords) known for their luxurious lifestyle and extreme politeness.
Fullday city tour of Lucknow visiting the Chota and Bada Imam Bara ( with one of the largest vaunted halls of the world ), La Martiniere School ( built by a Frenchman named Claude Martin in 1776 and on his death in 1800, made into a school), the Residency ruins and the colourful bazaars.
Evening ride a Tonga, horse drawn carriage through the Meena Bazaar.
Morning depart for Varanasi by surface, a 8 hours drive.
On arrival check-in at the hotel. Evening free at leisure or optional dance performance at a old mansion on the banks of the river Ganges
Early morning boat ride at the holy river Ganges, to see the devout praying and bathing on the Ghats (banks), with funeral pyres burning in the distance.
After breakfast tour of the bylanes and temples of the city.
Afternoon transfer to airport to catch flight for Khajuraho. On arrival in Khajuraho check-in at hotel.
Morning visit the architectural marvels of " The Khajuraho Temples". These Hindu temples with erotic carvings were built 1000 years ago with art and architecture merged to perfection.
Afternoon 4 hours drive to Bandhavgarh, a rich grassland jungle with a very high probability of tiger sighting .
On arrival check-in at a jungle lodge
Morning and Evening excursions to the parks for wildlife viewing and Tiger Tracking
Morning drive of about 4-5 hours to Kanha National Park, another grassland located in the southern end of Madhya Pradesh and famous as the abode of the Gaur or Indian Wild Buffalo. The Gaur is a magnificent animal standing upto 6 ft at the shoulder.
Evening Jeep excursion to the Park.
Morning and Evening excursions to the park for wildlife viewing.
Morning transfer to Nagpur to board the connecting flight for Delhi.
On arrival transfer to a hotel for wash and change.
Late evening transfer to airport to board flight for onward journey.
22 nights / 23 days Delhi - Sariska - Jaipur - Ranthambhor - Bharatpur - Agra - Khajuraho - Bandhavgarh - Kanha - Nagpur - Bhubaneswar - Calcutta - Guwahati - Kaziranga - Delhi
05 nights / 06 days Delhi - Umaria - Bandhavgarh - Kanha - Nagpur - Delhi
04 nights / 05 days Delhi – Guwahati - Kaziranga - Manas - Gauwhati - Delhi
08 nights / 09 days Delhi - Bombay - Bhavnagar - Gir - Gondal - Zainabad - Udaipur - Bombay - Delhi
04 nights / 05 days Delhi - Calcutta - Sunderbans - Calcutta - Delhi
07 nights / 08 days Delhi - Bangalore - Mysore - Nagarhole Wildlife Sanctuary - Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary - Ooty - Coimbatore - Bombay
06 nights / 07 days Delhi - Corbett National Park - Dudhwa National Park - Lucknow - Delhi
16 nights / 17 days Bombay - Bangalore - Mysore - Nagarhole National Park - Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary - Ooty - Coimbatore - Bombay - Bhavnagar - Gir - Gondal - Zainabad - Udaipur - Bombay