Duration: 12 Nights and 13 Days
Places Covered : Delhi - Sariska - Ranthambore - Jaipur - Bharatpur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra - Bandhavgarh.
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
On arrival in Delhi, you will be met by our representative and transferred to the hotel.
Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 02: Delhi
Enjoy a morning tour of Old Delhi, where you can visit the ancient monument of Red Fort and crowded bazaars of Chandni Chowk, one of the most popular places to shop at. Later you can visit Jama Masjid, the greatest mosque in India and the Raj Ghat.
A tour to New Delhi where you can visit the Qutab Minar and the colorful Birla Mandir.Besides this; a drive along Rajpath would let you see sights as the Parliament, President's Palace, and India Gate. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 03: Delhi - Sariska
Morning drive to Sariska, situated at a distance of about 185 kms. Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel.
On this North India wildlife tour visit the Sariska Palace, built by Maharaja Jai Singh of Alwar, as his royal hunting lodge. Situated in the Aravalli range, this palace is now a heritage hotel, is located right inside the Tiger Reserve.
Afternoon, jeep drive to the Sariska sanctuary to view wildlife. Set among valleys, hills and deep forests that change color with the seasons Sariska tiger reserve is home to an exotic variety of wild animals and beautiful birds. Here, you can see herds of golden deer dart and the big wild cat, the tiger. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 04: Sariska - Ranthambore
Morning drive to Ranthambore, situated at a distance of about 240 kms. Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel. Visit the Ranthambore Wildlife Sanctuary, which forms one of the most popular wildlife reserves to be visited on your wildlife tour. This renowned wildlife sanctuary, is spread in an area of 400 sq kms of dry deciduous forest, perfect natural habitat for tigers, and is set in the Aravalli and Vindhya hills, dotted with pavilions and dominated by a hilltop fort. It has a good population of tiger and their prey species, and has been declared a "Project Tiger" reserve. Wildlife includes blue bull, black buck, spotted deer or cheetal, wild boar, a large variety of bird species and, if very lucky, the rarely seen leopard. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 05: Ranthambore
Early morning and late afternoon, game viewing in the sanctuary by jeep. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 06: Ranthambore - Jaipur
Morning drive to Jaipur, situated at a distance of 156 kms. Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel.
Afternoon city tour of Jaipur - the "Pink City" is spectacularly set within surrounding rugged hills, dotted with ancient ruined fortresses. Your tour will include the imposing City Palace, still home to the Maharaja although several of the rooms are now open to the public. Many antiques and artifacts belonging to the ruling family are housed here, including a collection of weaponry. You will also visit the Hawa Mahal "Palace of the Winds", and the open-air Jantar Mantar Observatory to see the vast astronomical instruments. Enjoy a stroll through the colorful bazaar before returning to your hotel.
Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 07: Jaipur - Bharatpur
After breakfast, tour the impressive Amber Fort, situated on a ridge just outside Jaipur City. Here you can enjoy a ride on the caparisoned elephants. The Fort, completed in the early 18th century, took over 100 years to build and now, although deserted, offers a fascinating insight into the lifestyle of the Rajput ruling families.
Moving further on this wildlife tour, visit the bird sanctuary at Bharatpur. Here you can see numerous migratory birds, which come from as far away as Siberia and Central Asia. Several species of Cranes, Pelicans, Geese, Ducks, Eagles, Hawks, Shanks, Stints, Wagtails, Warblers, Wheatears, Flycatchers, Buntings, Larks and Pipits, etc can be seen here. In the late evening proceed to Agra. Upon arrival in Agra, check into the hotel.
Day 08: Bharatpur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra
From Bharatpur we proceed to Agra. On reaching Agra, transfer to the hotel. In the
afternoon visit the famous Taj Mahal, the famous Mughal monument, constructed by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal .The white structured monument is known to be a symbol of love. The central structure has four small domes surrounding the huge, central dome. It becomes a must visit on this tour. Here you can also visit the city of Fatehpur Sikri, the city built in the 16th century by the Mughal Emperor Akbar. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 09: Agra - Bandhavgarh
Morning visit the Red Fort built by three generations of Mughal Emperors starting from Akbar the Great in 1565 AD, which is a masterpiece of design and construction. It housed both the residential Palaces of the Royal family, and the military quarters Evening transfer to railway station to board the train for Bandhavgarh.
Day 10: Arrive Bandhavgarh
Upon arrival, you will be met by our representative and transferred to the hotel.
Bandhavgarh National Park is situated in the Vindhya Range of hills, which offers a good variety of cover from Bamboo forest to open grassland and a wide range of animals including sambar, barking deer, chinkara, chowsingha, gaur, wild boar and leopard. Bandhavgarh also holds a good population of tiger and is particularly noted for daylight sightings. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 11 Bandhavgarh
Early morning and afternoon game viewing in the sanctuary by jeeps. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 12 Bandhavgarh - Delhi
Morning transfer to railway station to board train for Delhi. Stay overnight on the train
Day 13 Delhi
On Arrival at Delhi transfer to the hotel. Afternoon transfer to the International airport to catch a flight to your onward destination.