A WALK ON THE WILDSIDE - FEATURING SATPURA   

 

 

 

 

Day 1                     Mumbai                                  

On arrival you will be met by our representative and

transferred to your hotel

The rest of the day is free to relax or begin exploring this enticing city.

Overnight: Hotel

 

Day 2                     Mumbai                                  

Breakfast at Hotel

Morning           City tour of Mumbai

Beginning with a photo stop at the Gateway of India. Dominating the quayside and erected by the British, it commemorates the visit of King George V and Queen Mary in 1911. Journey through the business districts of south Mumbai, passing by monuments built during the British era including the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus, Mumbai University and the High Court to Churchgate Station, to see the amazing Dabbawalas in action. Next take the local train to Mahalakshmi Station and walk to Dhobi Ghat, a huge open-air laundry. Return to the city centre and drive past the 'Queen's Necklace' section of Marine Drive to Mani Bhavan, former residence of Mahatma Gandhi and the focal point of his political activity between 1917 and 1934.

Rest of the day at leisure for independent activities

Overnight: Hotel

 

Day 3                     Mumbai          

Early morning  Check out and transfer to International airport

07:55 Hrs           Depart by flight 6E 543 to Nagpur

Nagpur            09:25 Hrs           Arrive Nagpur airport

Continue to Kanha National Park

(Distance approx 280 Kms / approx 6 Hrs)      

Kanha                                      Arrive at Kanha where the afternoon is free.

Kanha is the largest national park in central India, and a designated tiger reserve.
Lunch at the Resort
Dinner & Overnight: Lodge

 

Day 4                     Kanha             

Morning           Jungle Safari

.After Safari, return to the resort for Breakfast

Afternoon        Jungle Safari

Enjoy two jungle safaris in Kanha National Park today. Steeped in natural beauty and home to tigers, elephants, leopards, sloth bears, jungle cats and a plethora of birds, Kanha is almost unrivalled for wildlife watching. As you drive through the heart of the jungle through golden meadows, grasslands and dense forest look out for those elusive stripes slinking through the undergrowth and have your camera ready!

Lunch at the Resort

Dinner & Overnight: Lodge

 

Day 5                     Kanha                                     

Breakfast at Resort

Morning           Continue your journey to Bandhavgarh

(Distance approx 220 Kms / approx 4.5 Hrs) where the rest of the day is yours.

Lunch at mid-way stop (On Direct payment)

Bandhavgarh Afternoon         Arrive at Bandhavgarh, check in at the resort

Bandhavgarh, named after an ancient fort in the area, was once a hunting reserve of the royal family of Rewa. Another famous tiger hot spot, the park comprises steep ridges, undulating forest and open meadows. Bandhavgarh was once known to have a population of white tigers which have sadly not made an appearance in fifty years; however it is home to a dense population of beautiful Bengal tigers and a large population of leopards.

Lunch at the Resort

Dinner & Overnight: Lodge

 

Day 6                     Bandhavgarh 

Morning           Jungle Safari

After Safari, return to the resort for Breakfast

Afternoon        Jungle Safari

Today is dedicated to wildlife spotting in Bandhavgarh. Absorb the fabulous Indian countryside as your knowledgeable guide tracks tigers, elephants and other wildlife. Listen out for woodpeckers, and watch for egrets, hornbills, kingfishers,; as well as mischievous langur monkeys.

Lunch at the Resort

Dinner & Overnight: Lodge

 

Day 7                     Bandhavgarh  Morning          

Jungle Safari

After Safari, return to the resort for Breakfast

Soak up the jungle atmosphere this morning before heading to Khajuraho.  

Late Morning   Continue drive to Khajuraho

(Distance approx 180 Kms / approx 5 Hrs)

Lunch at mid-way stop (On Direct payment)

Khajuraho        Evening           Upon arrival, Check in at the resort

Overnight: Hotel

           

Day 8                     Khajuraho                               

Breakfast at Hotel

Morning           Sightseeing of Khajuraho

See some of India's finest architecture as you tour Khajuraho's famous temples. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the city's temples are often referred to as one of the seven wonders of India and are they country's largest collection of medieval Hindu and Jain temples. Visit the eastern and western groups of temples. Constructed in sandstone using precise joints without mortar, the temples are held in place by gravity and feature spectacular carvings.

Overnight: Hotel

 

Day 9                     Khajuraho                               

Breakfast at Hotel

Morning           Depart Khajuraho for Jhansi, visiting Orchha en route Orchha's fort complex is home of the magnificent Jehangir Mahal and Raj Mahal Palaces and fourteen memorials to the rulers of Orchha.

Next, board Taj Express from Jhansi to Agra

Jhansi              15:20 Hrs           Board Taj Express for Agra

18:47 Hrs           Arrive at Agra Railway station

On arrival, you will be met by a TBi representative and transferred to hotel

Overnight: Hotel

 

Day 10                     Agra               

Early morning  Visit Taj Mahal by sunrise (Closed on Fridays)

Today, look forward to another highlight - your visit to the Taj Mahal. One of the Seven Wonders of the World, this remarkable edifice was commissioned by Shahjahan as a memorial to his wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Taking 22 years to build and completed in 1653, its breathtaking marble-inlaid interiors are a shrine to the emperor's passion and contain both his and his beloved's mausoleum.

Return to hotel for Breakfast

Check out and Visit Agra Fort

Leave for Gurgaon (near Delhi).

(Distance approx 203 Kms / approx 5 Hrs)

Late Evening    Arrive Gurgaon, check in at the hotel

Overnight: Hotel 

 

Day 11                     Gurgaon                                 

Breakfast at Hotel

Transfer to Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport for your flight to onward destination.

 

Price per person sharing: 1212 GBP (subject to change and availability)

 

 

INCLUSIONS:

 

  • 10 night’s accommodation on twin sharing in Standard category of room at all places.

  • Meal Plan- Bed & Buffet breakfast at all places except in Kanha & Bandhavgarh where meal plan will be on full board basis i.e. (Buffet Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner)

  • All transfers & sightseeing/excursions by air-conditioned Large car ( Toyota Innova)

  • Local Train ride in Mumbai

  • 2 Jungle Safaris in Kanha by Shared Jeep

  • 3 Jungle Safaris in Bandhavgarh by Shared Jeep

  • English speaking naturalist during safaris

  • Train fare for travel between Jhansi to Agra in an air-conditioned Chair car

  • Services of Local English speaking guide for sightseeing at all places

  • Services of an English speaking TBi representative in each city

  • Porterage at Railway stations

  • All taxes as on date. All future levies will be charged extra.

  • For clients staying at High end and Top end hotels, we have included the service of “Meet & Greet” on departure at Delhi airport. Clients will be escorted from the airport gate till the aero bridge.

 

EXCLUSIONS:

 

  • Domestic airfare for sector Mumbai – Nagpur is quoted as a supplement

  • Any expenditure of personal nature such as telephone calls, laundry, mini bar or drinks during meals, tips to driver, guide, helper, etc.

  • Any other meal/ details not mentioned in the itinerary.

  • Airport departure tax / airport development fee usually included in the international air ticket

  • Visa charges to India.    

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