* Private Plane transfers can be arranged to connect the National Parks. This will help eliminate the on-road driving time. Please contact us for details.
* This tour is focused on game drives at some of the most renowned wildlife parks in Madhya Pradesh, central India. Should you wish to add a visit to some popular tourist places while on your trip, then the following places can be suggested as a part of your post-tour:
Khajuraho, the city of sculptured temples
Varanasi, the oldest living city in the world
Agra, land of the Taj Mahal
Jaipur, the pink capital city of Rajasthan
Jodhpur, the blue hued city of Rajasthan
Udaipur, the romantic lake city of Rajasthan
Delhi, the capital city of India
Please feel free to discuss your interests with us.
Meet and greet service on arrival and departure
AC accommodation at mentioned hotels/resorts with daily breakfast
All transfers and transportations including sightseeing as per the itinerary using AC Vehicles with Driver
English speaking local guides as per the itinerary
All toll taxes and parking charges
Mandatory Govt. Taxes as applicable
International airfare and extra baggage
Any lunch, dinner, snacks, mineral water etc. unless mentioned in the itinerary
Camera fee at monuments
Additional sightseeing which is not mentioned in itinerary
All personal nature expenses like phone calls, portage, tips, gratitude, laundry etc
Anything which is not mention under inclusions
Day 1: Arrive in Mumbai
Upon your arrival in Mumbai, the fast paced commercial and celluloid capital of India, you will be greeted by our representative at the International Airport & after a warm welcome, you’ll be transferred to your hotel for 02 nights’ stay.
Day 2: Day in Mumbai
This morning, enjoy an excursion tour to the rock cut Elephanta Caves (located 10 Km from the Gateway of India, Mumbai). A shared short ferry ride takes you across the harbour to the island of Elephanta to visit the Great Cave Temple, which dates back to 550 A.D. Elephanta’s most striking figure represents the three aspects of Shiva – the creator, preserver, and destroyer.
This afternoon, take a city tour of Mumbai & visit the Gateway of India, built in 1911 to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary to India. Also visit Prince of Wales Museum, built in early 20th century in Indo-Saracenic style architecture, housing a priceless collection of art, sculptures, china, and other antiques. Explore Mani Bhavan, Mahatma Gandhi’s home during his stay in Mumbai, which shows glimpses of Gandhi’s life and houses a library of books written by or about Gandhi.
While driving in Mumbai, you get an opportunity to observe and take photo stops at some famous landmark sites such as Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST – previously called ‘Victoria Terminus’), Mumbai’s most famous railway station, a brilliant specimen of Victorian Gothic style architecture in India; Dhobi Ghat, the open air launderette; Nariman Point and Marine Drive Queens Necklace view.
Option for Sunset Sailing at Gateway of India: Enjoy a sailing experience in the Arabian Sea casting off from the Gateway of India. Sit back and watch the sun being swallowed by the ocean while one of the most distinctive skylines blinks to life. (At an extra charge)
Option for Dabbawalla Tour in Mumbai: Discover the vast industry of tiffin delivery service in Mumbai on this comprehensive Dabbawalla tour. The word ‘Dabbawalla’ refers to a person who carries and delivers freshly made food from home in lunch boxes to office workers. This is your opportunity to watch 4,500 Dabbawallas in action, collecting and delivering 175,000 lunch tiffins to offices in Mumbai everyday! The entire system depends on organization, teamwork, and careful timing. Hear a brief introduction with the Dabbawallas and learn about the precision techniques adopted for coding and mass distribution of tiffins everyday (at extra charge.)
Day 3 & 4 Fly from Mumbai to Nagpur; DRIVE from Nagpur to Pench (90 Kms / 3Hrs)
This morning, you will be transferred to the airport to take your flight to Nagpur. Upon arrival at Nagpur airport, drive to Pench National Park.
Spend 2 nights at Pench, enjoying 3 game drives in the national park.
- Day 4: Morning & Afternoon Jeep Safari
- Day 5: Morning Jeep Safari
Day 5 & 6 DRIVE from Pench to Kanha (200 Kms / 5 Hrs)
Drive deeper into Madhya Pradesh to Kanha National Park. Kanha national park was the backdrop of Rudyard Kipling’s ‘Jungle Book’. Spread over 1,945 sq. km of dense Sal forests. The national park is interspersed with extensive meadows and trees and clumps of wild bamboo. Kanha is best known as the natural habitat of the Tigers in India.
Spend 2 nights at Kanha, enjoying 3 game drives in the national park.
- Day 6: Morning & Afternoon Jeep Safari
- Day 7: Morning Jeep Safari
Day 7 & 8 DRIVE from Kanha to Bandhavgarh (250 Kms / 6 Hrs)
From Kanha, drive to Bandhavgarh National Park. Set amongst the Vindhya mountain range, Bandhavgarh is a small national park with the highest known density of tiger population in India. This is also known as White Tiger territory.
Spend 2 nights at Bandhavgarh, enjoying 3 game drives in the national park.
- Day 8: Morning & Afternoon Jeep Safari
- Day 9: Morning Jeep Safariv
Day 9 & 10 DRIVE from Bandhavgarh to Panna (200 Kms / 6Hrs)
From Bandhavgarh, drive to Panna National Park, our last national park on this tour.
Spend 2 nights at Panna, enjoying 3 game drives in the national park.
- Day 10: Morning & Afternoon Jeep Safari
- Day 11: Morning Jeep Safari
Day 11: DRIVE from Panna to Khajuraho (30 Kms / 1 Hr) FLY from Khajuraho to Delhi
After the morning jeep safari in Panna National Park, enjoy your breakfast and checkout of hotel. Drive to Khajuraho airport to take your flight to New Delhi. Upon arrival in Delhi, connect to your flight back home.
Fun and Memorable Tour
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