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12 Nights of perfect tiger trail and beautiful North East part of India. Kaziranga is the oldest park of Assam – Indian state which boasts of many national parks and successful stories of conservation.

If you think your eyes are trained enough to see the stripe yellow tiger in the bushes. Then this is perfect itinerary for you. Kaziranga landscape with tall grasses will sharpen your skills. Watching Rhinos in in North east India on elephant’s back is different experience. Live and enjoy the color of North-east Indian culture in this itinerary when you visit these destinations.

Arrive New Delhi

Day 01
Arrive Delhi by an International flight. Welcome, meeting and assistance on arrival and transfer to the hotel. Check in at the hotel, handover and explain all travel related documents. Overnight stay at the Hotel.

Fly to Guwahati

Day 02
After breakfast transfer to the airport to board a flight at 0605 hrs. Meeting and assistance on arrival at the Guwahati airport at 0835 hrs and drive to Kaziranga National Park 250 kms / 5hrs drive. On arrival check into the resort. Lunch at resort and afternoon jeep safari to the national park.

Inside Kaziranga

Day 03 -04
Kaziranga National Park lies partly in Golaghat District and partly in Nagaon District of Assam. It is the oldest park in Assam and covers an area of 430 sq km along the river Brahmaputra in the North and the Karbi Ang long hills in the South. The National Highway 37 passes through the park area and tea estates, hemmed by table-top tea bushes. The Park is a world heritage site and was declared a national Park in 1974. The landscape is of sheer forest, tall elephant grass, rugged reeds, marshes and shallow pools. Kaziranga National Park a world heritage site is famous for the Great Indian one horned rhinoceros, the landscape of Kaziranga is of sheer forest, tall elephant grass, rugged reeds, marshes & shallow pools. It has been declared as National Park in 1974. Day 04 Kaziranga National Park is one of the last areas in eastern India undisturbed by a human presence. It is inhabited by the world’s largest population of one-horned rhinoceroses, as well as many mammals, including tiger, elephant, water buffalo, gaur, leopard cat, otter and monitor lizard. Some of the birds that can be commonly sighted are the flamingo, crane, grey-headed fishing eagle, whistling teal, crested serpent eagle, open-billed stork, swamp partridge, osprey, cormorant, heron and marsh harrier. Dinner and overnight stay at the resort.

Fly to New Delhi

Day 05
Morning jeep safari to the national park and after breakfast drive to Guwahati 250kms to board a flight at 1600 hrs to arrive New Delhi at 1900 hrs. Meeting and assistance on arrival at New Delhi and transfer to hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel in New Delhi

Fly to Kanha

Day 06
Morning transfer to the airport to board a flight at 0520hrs to arrive Raipur at 0705 hrs Met at the Raipur airport and drive to Kanha National Park 210 kms / 4 hours drive. Lunch at resort and afternoon jeep safari to the national park. Kanha is located right in the heart of India, which also gives you an opportunity to experience the rural, tribal, and agricultural parts of India.

Blissful Kanha

Day 07 - 08
Wake up at 0500hrs, tea coffee with biscuits, and proceed for the morning safari to the National park. Kanha's sal and bamboo forests, rolling grasslands and meandering streams stretch over 940 sq km in dramatic natural splendor which form the core of the Kanha Tiger Reserve created in 1974 under Project Tiger. The park is the only habitat of the rare hardground Barasingha (Cervus Duvaceli Branderi). This is the original Kipling country of which he wrote so vividly in his Jungle Book. Packed breakfast which comes from the Lodge is served at a designated spot and spread on the bonnet of the Safari vehicle. Enjoy your breakfast in the wilderness of Kanha. Day 11 Wake up, and get ready for another day of adventure in the National park. The forests of the Banjar valley and Halon valley, respectively forming Kanha's western and eastern halves. By a special statute in 1955, Kanha National Park came into being. Since then, a string of stringent conservation programmes have been launched, for the overall protection of the park's fauna and flora. Kanha boasts of about 38 species of mammals. Some of the inhabitants of this park are the gaur, the largest of the world's cattle; the sambar, the largest Indian deer; and the chausingha, the only four-horned antelope in the world. Other frequent visitors include the Nilgai antelope, the sloth bear, the dhole, or Indian wild dog, and an occasional Leopard. Some 300 species of birds inhabit the park, that includes the storks, egrets, black ibis, raptors, owls, and the red-wattled lapwings.

Drive to Bandhavgarh

Day 09
Morning jeep safari to the national a park and later depart for Bandhavgarh, 280kms, 6 hours drive. On arrival check into the Lodge. Dinner and overnight at the Lodge.

Exploring Bandhavgarh

Day 10-11
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner at the Lodge. Morning and afternoon game drives into the sanctuary. We can also arrange an excursion to see the imposing fort that is located inside the sanctuary. This Fort, or “Garh”, from which the park gets its name, is fascinating and involves a relatively easy climb to the temple located on its summit, dedicated to Lord Rama. The view from here is equally fascinating. The terrain is rocky, rising sharply from the swampy and densely forested valley. The finest of these hills is Bhadhavgarh which is bounded by great cliffs and eroded rocks. The Bandhavgarh Fort, believed to be 2000 years old, stands at the highest point. There is a temple at the fort which is open to local public on only few days in the year. Scattered throughout the park, particularly around the fort, are numerous caves containing shrines with ancient Sanskrit inscriptions. The ramparts of the fort provide a home for vultures, blue rock thrushes and crag martins. Day 14 & Day 15 Bandhavgarh has been a center of human activity and settlement for over 2000 years, and there are references to it in the ancient books, the Narad-Panch Ratra and the Shiva Purana. The oldest sign of habitation in the park are caves dug into the sandstone to the north of the fort. Several contain Brahmi inscriptions dating from the 1st century B.C. Various dynasties have ruled the fort, for example, the Maghas from the 1st century A.D., the Vakatakas from the 3rd century A.D., From that time onwards Bandhavgarh was ruled by a succession of dynasties including the Chandela Kings Bandhavgarh became more and more deserted until forest overran the area band it became the royal hunting reserve. This helped to preserve the forest and its wildlife, although the Maharajas made full use of their rights. At independence Bandhavgarh remained the private property of the Maharaja until he gave it to the state for the formation of the National Park in 1968. After the park was created poaching and hunting was brought under control and the number of animals rose dramatically. The Tigers in particular prospered and the 1986 extension provided much needed forest to accommodate them.

Fly to Delhi

Day 12 - 13
Morning Jeep drive in the park. After lunch drive to Jabalpur airport 200 kms /4hrs drive to board a flight to New Delhi at 1825 hrs. Arrive New Delhi at 2020 hrs and transfer to hotel. Overnight at New Delhi. Day 13 After breakfast free for leisure activity and later transfer to international airport to board a flight back home.
USD2270 onwards
Option A - Minimum two travelers
Mid-range wildlife package On twin sharing basis
  • Accommodation in New Delhi on bed and breakfast basis
  • Accommodation in Kaziranga, Kanha and Bandhavgarh on room, all meals and safari basis
  • 6 Exclusive jeep safaris will be provided in Kaziranga and Kanha
  • 5 exclusive jeep safaris in Bandhavgarh
  • All guide charges and monument fees in all destinations
  • All land transfers in air-conditioned Toyota Innova car and all currently applicable taxes
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USD2760 onwards
Option B - Minimum two travelers
High end wildlife package On twin sharing basis Includes all applicable taxes
  • Accommodation in New Delhi on bed and breakfast basis
  • Accommodation in Kaziranga, Kanha and Bandhavgarh on room, all meals and safari basis
  • 6 Exclusive jeep safaris will be provided in Kaziranga and Kanha
  • 5 exclusive jeep safaris in Bandhavgarh
  • All guide charges and monument fees in all destinations
  • All land transfers in air-conditioned Toyota Innova car and all currently applicable taxes
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