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Our Wildlife of India tour will see you exploring the most iconic sites, delving into deep-rooted culture and dining on delicious cuisine.
The Qutub Minar is a historic towering minaret made of red sandstone and marble. It is an impressive example of Indo-Islamic architecture and is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The Taj Mahal is a world-renowned monument known for its stunning Mughal architecture. Built by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal, it's an iconic white marble mausoleum set in beautiful gardens, symbolizing eternal love.
The Jain Temples are renowned for their intricate architecture and sculptures. Built during the 10th and 11th centuries, these temples are dedicated to Jain Tirthankaras and are important religious and historical sites.
An imposing red sandstone structure that served as a royal residence and military stronghold during the Mughal era. The fort showcases impressive Mughal architecture, including grand courtyards, intricate marble work, and beautiful gardens. It was the site where Shah Jahan, imprisoned by his son, spent his final years gazing at the Taj Mahal.
Upon arrival into Delhi, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Once you have settled you have the rest of the day at leisure.
Delhi's charm unfolds as you drive past the iconic Red Fort, explore the vibrant Khari Baoli Spice Market on a rickshaw, and visit historical landmarks like Jama Masjid and India Gate. Serenity awaits at Lakshmi Marayan Hindu Temple, while Gandhi Smriti pays homage to the nation's father. Witness the grandeur of Rashtrapati Bhavan and Parliament House, before delving into ancient history at Qutub Minar and the Iron Pillar.
Begin today’s journey into the heart of India's wilderness with a flight to Nagpur, a city bustling with energy and warmth. On arrival, continue to Kanha National Park, driving through picturesque landscapes as you prepare for a series of thrilling safaris and the chance to observe majestic tigers, leopards and an array of other wildlife species in their natural habitat.
This morning, enjoy a walking safari in the serene Buffer Zone of the National Park, accompanied by an expert Lodge Naturalist. Walk amidst the untouched beauty of the forest as you learn about your surroundings. Later in the day, hop aboard a safari vehicle and venture deep into the wilderness, keeping your eyes peeled for wildlife as you explore the diverse landscapes that the animals call home.
A day of adventure with both morning and afternoon safaris. The early morning safari allows for the best opportunity to spot various species of wildlife, while in the afternoon the animals become more active, allowing you to witness their natural behaviour. As you explore different parts of the park, your chances of an unforgettable encounter increase.
This morning you will travel to Bandhavgarh National Park. On arrival you will join the afternoon safari, allowing the expert guides lead you through the park's diverse terrains, from dense forests to open grasslands. As the sun dips behind the horizon, the golden hour offers the chance to spot a variety of wildlife, including the elusive Bengal tigers, wild boars, spotted deer and a myriad of bird species.
Today you have a morning and afternoon safari. The park's diverse landscapes create an unforgettable wildlife experience, with each safari presenting the possibility of encountering new surprises, from majestic predators to graceful herbivores.
Embark on an immersive morning walking safari in Panpatha Wildlife Sanctuary, accompanied by knowledgeable guides. Explore the untamed beauty of its rich biodiversity, from the smallest insects to the majestic tigers – an extraordinary glimpse into the delicate balance of nature. Afterwards drive to Khajuraho, where you will spend the night.
Drive to Panna and get ready for a morning boat ride on the enchanting Ken River, which gracefully flows through the Panna Tiger Reserve. This serene boat ride offers a unique perspective of the reserve's diverse flora and fauna as you keep an eye out for the elusive wildlife that frequents the riverbanks. An afternoon game drive allows you to venture deep into the wilderness on the lookout for wildlife.
This morning you will explore the Eastern and Western groups of temples, which stand as examples of ancient Indian craftsmanship and artistry. Marvel at the intricate carvings and sculptures that adorn these temples, each narrating stories of gods, goddesses, and daily life from centuries past. Afterwards, enjoy a tour of Orchha before boarding the train to Agra.
Discover Agra's treasures in a day. Visit the Taj Mahal, the epitome of love, followed by Agra Fort's historical grandeur. Participate in the artistry of a marble inlay workshop, where you witness the meticulous craftsmanship of transforming raw materials into works of art, and the traditional techniques used.
Today you return to Delhi, where you have the afternoon to relax or explore the city at your leisure. This evening, enjoy a memorable farewell dinner, savouring delicious cuisine.
After breakfast transfer to the airport for your flight home.
Places Visited: Delhi (2N) - Kanha (3N) - Bandhavgarh (2N) - Khajuraho (2N) - Agra (2N) - Delhi (1N)
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