Day 1: Depart from home
We take a connecting flight to Delhi . (Meals Aloft)
Day 2 Delhi
Arrival at Delhi , International airport Welcome by Representative of Tiger Expeditions and transfers to Hotel - Saptagiri New Delhi . (B, L, D)
Day 3 Delhi - Ramnagar
Following breakfast we'll explore the great city of Delhi . We visit the Qutab Minar and Humayun's Tomb, UNESCO World Heritage Monuments . We will have lunch at famous Mughal kitchen called Karim's. We'll drive through Market before arriving at old Delhi Railway station to board link express to Ramnagar. Dinner and over night in the train
Day 4 Ramnagar - Corbett National Park
The said train arrive Ramnagar railway station at 0545hrs. Which is Corbett National Park 's head office, so we could only take the entry pass from Ramnagar gate at 10:00 hrs (as we are staying inside the core area of park). Upon arrival transfer to forest lodge Dhikala and after noon excursion and overnight in Dhikala forest lodge
Day 4/ 5 Corbett National Park
Morning and afternoon safari at Corbett National Park and overnight in Dhikala Forest Lodge.
Day 6 Corbett National Park - Delhi
Full morning excursion into the park and after lunch transfer to Ramnagar Railway station to board in train #5013 Link Exp. to Delhi .
Day 7 Delhi - Katni
The said train arrives Delhi at 0430 hrs. Transfer to hotel Saptagiri. Breakfast in hotel. Check out hotel at noon to drive in Delhi for Lunch at The Karims Restaurant - Famous mughal Kitchen. Transfer to Nizamuddin railway station to board in train for Katni at 1525 hrs. (Train #2412, Gondwana Super Fast Express in 1st AC private coupe). Dinner and over night in the train.
Day 8 Katni - Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve
Arrive Katni at 0515 hrs and then drive through forest to Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve by 0715 hrs. Bandhavgarh is one of India 's prestige wildlife areas. The forests, grasslands and streams are home to a great variety of wildlife. Explore the park in safari jeeps in search of nilgai, sambar deer, chital and troops of langurs. Keep an eye open for the park's greatest prize: tigers. For the next Three nights our home will be ECO Lodge (B, L, D)
Day 8/10 Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve
We enjoy morning and afternoon wildlife excursions daily. Wildlife viewing is by open four-wheel drive vehicle and possibly from the back of an elephant. Boarding elephants is easy, and the cushioned platforms are very comfortable. Since most animals, including tigers, have little fear of elephants or the people mounted on them, this is ideal for wildlife viewing. Overnights Ecolodge Bandhavgarh.(B, L, D Daily)
Day 11 Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve - Kanha Tiger Reserve
After morning game drive Transfer to Kanha National Park . On reaching check into Kanha Safari Lodge Dedicated game drives from dawn to dusk in personal 4x4 open safari vehicle & on elephant back with picnics in wooded areas & exotic places. Our home for the next Two nights will be Kanha Safari Lodge (B, L, D Daily)
Day 11 /12 Kanha Tiger Reserve
No better place than Bandhavgarh & Kanha Tiger Reserves to explore the fascinating world of Tigers & its habitat. Delivering breathtaking exclusive wilderness setting, amidst rich riverine forests. Dedicated game drives from dawn to dusk in personal 4 x 4 WD open safari vehicle and on elephant back with picnic in wooded areas and exotic places. (B, L, D Daily)
Day 13 Kanha Tiger Reserve - Nagpur
After morning jungle excursion drive to Nagpur with a picnic lunch enroute. Dinner and overnight at hotel in Nagpur .
Day 14 Nagpur - Mumbai - Diu ( Gir National Park )
Early morning flight to Mumbai (Bombay) where we connect with our Jet Airways flight to Diu, We enjoy lunch at a beach resort hotel and an afternoon tour of historic Diu, before driving to Gir Safari Lodge .
Day 15/17 Gir National Park
The next two days are spent exploring Gir Sanctuary, home of the last remaining population of Asiatic lions. Our morning and afternoon jungle excursions by jeep will be devoted to finding these rare lions. Other species include sambar, four horned antelope, hyena, jackal foxes and wild boar.
Day 18 Gir National Park - Zainabad
After breakfast, proceed to Zainabad visiting Lothal on the way. Overnight stay at hotel in Zainabad. Zainabad is a small town, on the edge of the Little Rann of Kutch. Zainabad is famous for its unique wildlife and bird populations including the rare Asiatic Wild Ass and the Hubara Bustard . Zainabad is regarded as the perfect base to explore the Little Rann of Kutch.In addition to wildlife, Zainabad is also known for its rich cultural heritage.
Day 19 Zainabad - Ahmedabad - Delhi
After morning excursion drive to Ahmedabad for a city tour. Lunch at a local restaurant before our flight to Delhi . Upon arrival, transfer to the Hotel Saptagiri Delhi. Overnight in the hotel (B, L, D)
Day 20 Delhi - Guwahati - Kaziranga National Park
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for our flight at1015 hrs to arrive Guwahati at 1225 hrs. Upon arrival, drive for 4 hrs to Kaziranga National Park, where it becomes apparent that the people of Assam have a more pronounced Asian influence than those of any place visited. Assam is the biological crossroads for the flora and fauna of the Malay Peninsula , China , Himalayas and the Indian subcontinent. Here, the forests are primarily tropical evergreen rather than the deciduous type found in dryer areas. Arrive late afternoon at the Bon Habi Resort. (B, L, D)
Days 20/21 Kaziranga National Park
Exploring the park by open 4X4 WD Jeep and on elephant back. Accommodation at Bon Habi Resort. (B, L, D Daily)
Day 22 Kaziranga National Park - Guwahati - Calcutta or Delhi - Back home
After breakfast, depart for Guwahati to board a flight to either Calcutta (Kolkata) or Delhi . Upon arrival, transfer to the Hotel for dinner before departing on our late evening flight to back home (B, L, D)