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Tigers, Temples and the Ganges

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From the ancient times, India has been known all over the world for her numerous wonders. From breath taking natural beauty, rich wildlife, varied and dynamic population, or the numerous historic buildings and monuments. The rich heritage of India is best revealed in an amalgamation of all these features into one. On this tour you will experience an unparalleled adventure, coasting through cities, towns and villages that truly bring to life the country's diverse characteristics.

  • Various mouments to see During the tour you will also visit the Prince of Wales Museum, Parliament House, Dhobi Ghat and much more
  • India is known all over the world for its natural wonders From breath taking natural beauty, rich wildlife, varied and dynamic population, or the numerous historic buildings and monuments
  • Enjoy extensive safairs in the National Parks Enjoy 4 Safaris in traditional jeeps, which will give you the ideal opportunity to see any one of the number of wild animals in the national parks

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

• Mumbai - Prince of Wales Museum, Mani Bhawan and Dhobi Ghat monuments
• Kanha - Kanha National Park, the inspiration behind Rudyard Kipling's unforgettable classic Jungle Book
• Bandhavgarh - Game drives in Bandhavgarh National Park
• Khajuraho - Home to over 25 temples depicting the different facets of life, including the erotic
• Varanasi - Boat ride on the River Ganges, Vishwanath Temple and Baneras Hindu University
• Delhi - Full day city tour of Old and New Delhi

Day 1 - Arrive Mumbai

Upon arrival in Mumbai, you will be met by one of the representative and will be transferred to your hotel.

Spend the rest of the day relaxing at the hotel or you can choose to explore in and around Mumbai on your own.

Mumbai, A throbbing, cosmopolitan metropolis, still retains the glory of the past, the colonial legacy that coexists with the Maratha influence.

Stay overnight in Mumbai

Day 2 - Mumbai

After breakfast, enjoy the half day city tour of Mumbai visiting famous monuments such as the Prince of Wales Museum, Mani Bhawan and Dhobi Ghat monuments. You will also, drive past the Flora Fountain, the colourful Crawford Market and Victoria Terminus train station.

Afternoon is at leisure. You can also indulge in one of the optional Tours as below -

Optional Extra - Elephanta Excursion

Afternoon, visit Elephanta Caves located in one of the islands of Mumbai Harbor.

Optional Extra - Bollywood Tour

Set off for the Bollywood Tour. You will be picked up from the hotel. A Friendly guide will fill you in on the Bollywood News, Visit the studio to see the set and watch a live shoot and edit, enjoy a buffet lunch at a popular restaurant, Visit a corporate office of a production house, drive past the actor's homes and a visit Bandra's Bollywood Walk of Fame, Visit an art gallery of handmade Bollywood Posters.

Day 3 - Mumbai - Jabalpur - Kanha

In the morning after breakfast, board your flight to Jabalpur

Upon arrival in Jabalpur, drive to Kanha (132 kms / 03 Hrs). On arrival check-in at the hotel.

Kanha National Park was the inspiration behind Rudyard Kipling's unforgettable classic Jungle Book. It is among the few most scenic and beautiful wildlife reserves in Asia.

Evening is at leisure. Stay overnight in Kanha.

Day 4 - Kanha

Today enjoy game drives in Kanha National Park.

One in the morning at dawn and another one in the afternoon post lunch.

Stay overnight in Kanha

Day 5 - Kanha - Bandhavgarh

After breakfast, drive to Bandhavgarh (206 kms / 04 Hrs).

Upon arrival in Bandhavgarh, check-in at the hotel.

Bandhavgarh has been an excellent habitat of Tigers and is known for the highest density of Tigers in the world.

Spend the rest of the day relaxing at the hotel. Stay overnight in Bandhavgarh.

Day 6 -Bandhavgarh

Today enjoy game drives in Bandhavgarh National Park.

One in the morning at dawn and another one in the afternoon post lunch.

Stay overnight in Bandhavgarh.

Day 7 -Bandhavgarh - Khajuraho

In the morning after breakfast, drive to Khajuraho (260 kms / 05 Hrs).

Upon arrival in Khajuraho, check-in at the hotel.

Khajuraho is home to some 25 odd temples depicting the different facets of life, including the erotic.

Evening is at leisure. Stay overnight in Khajuraho.

Day 8 - Khajuraho - Varanasi

In the morning after breakfast, visit the Western Group of Temples. The most famous amongst them is the Kandariya Mahadev Temple.

Later you will board your connected flight to Varanasi

On arrival in Varanasi, check-in at the hotel.

Varanasi is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities of the world and the oldest city in India. Varanasi touts an unrivalled diversity and a unique sense that can be experienced nowhere else.

Spend the evening at leisure. Stay overnight in Varanasi.

Day 9 - Varanasi

Today take an early morning boat ride on River Ganges. Later visit the Vishwanath Temple and Baneras Hindu University.

Come back to the hotel for breakfast. Later visit Sarnath, where Budhha preached his first discourse after attaining enlightenment at Bodh Gaya.

In the evening, enjoy the Evening Ganga Aarti at Dasawamedh Ghat.

Stay overnight in Varanasi.

Day 10 - Varanasi - Delhi

After breakfast, board your flight to Delhi

Upon arrival in Delhi, check-in at the hotel.

Delhi is a cosmopolitan city that has a rich history stretching back thousands of years. It has been the capital of at least seven or eight great civilizations, and each of them has left monuments worth exploring.

Spend the rest of the day relaxing at the hotel or you can explore the surroundings on your own.

Stay overnight in Delhi.

Day 11 - Delhi

Today after breakfast, you will be going for a full day city tour of Old and New Delhi. In Old Delhi you will visit the 17th century Jama Masjid and walk through the narrow, winding lanes of the colourful and bustling Chandni Chowk.

In New Delhi, You can drive past The Presidential Palace and all the government buildings. Also visit the glorious Qutab Minar and the 16th century Humayun's tomb, a predecessor to the Taj Mahal.

Evening is at leisure. Stay overnight in New Delhi.

Day 12 - Depart Delhi

In the morning after breakfast, you will be assisted & transferred in your private car to Delhi International Airport to connect your flight for onward destination.

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Tigers, Temples and the Ganges

tigers, temples and the ganges
  • Day 1Mumbai
  • Day 2Mumbai
  • Day 3Mumbai to Kanha
  • Day 4Kanha
  • Day 5Kanha to Bandhavgharh
  • Day 6Bandhavgharh
  • Day 7Bandhvagarh to Khajuraho
  • Day 8Khajuraho to Varanasi
  • Day 9Varanasi
  • Day 10Varanasi to Delhi
  • Day 11Delhi
  • Day 12Delhi

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