Duration : 16 Nights / 17 Days
Places Covered : Delhi – Bangalore – Nagarhole – BR Hills – Bandipur – Ooty – Munnar – Eravikulam – Periyar – Kumarakom – Kochi
Day 01 : Delhi
Arrival in New Delhi before or after midnight and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02 : Delhi
Spend morning at leisure. Afternoon sightseeing tour of New Delhi visiting India Gate,Qutab Minar & Humayun’s tomb and driving past President House. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 03 : Delhi – Bangalore
Catch the connecting flight from Delhi-Bangalore in the morning. Arrival at Bangalore and transfer to Mysore (125-kms / 3 hrs.). A sightseeing tour of Mysore visiting Brindaban gardens and Mysore palace. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 04 : Bangalore – Nagarhole National Park
Transfer to Nagarhole National Park (80-kms / 2 1/2 hrs.). Enjoy a wildlife viewing on the afternoon jeep safari trip. Overnight at the wildlife lodge.
Day 05 : Nagarhole National Park
Early morning wildlife viewing and bird watching in the park or a Coracle ride on the Kabini River. Enjoy an evening jeep ride or an Elephant ride into the Nagarhole jungle. Overnight at the wildlife lodge.
Day 06 : Nagarhole National Park – BR Hills
Drive to B R Hills (6 hrs.) From Nagarhole National Park. Afternoon trekking in B R Hills for wildlife viewing. Overnight stay in tents.
Day 07 : BR Hills
Morning and evening wildlife viewing and bird watching. Overnight stay in tents.
Day 08 : BR Hills – Bandipur National Park
Early morning departure to Bandipur (4hr.) after having breakfast. Arrive for lunch at the resort. Afternoon visit inside the wildlife sanctuary in jeeps. Overnight stay at the resort.
Day 09 : Bandipur National Park
Morning & evening wildlife viewing and bird watching. Overnight stay in the resort.
Day 10 : Bandipur National Park – Ooty
Early morning drive to Ooty (80-kms / 3 hrs.) from Bandipur National Park. Arrive Ooty in the afternoon and spend the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay in the resort.
Day 11 : Ooty – Munnar – Eravikulam National Park
Drive towards Munnar. Afternoon drive to Eravikulam National Park to see the Nilgiri Thar. Overnight stay in the resort.
Day 12 : Eravikulam National Park – Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary
Morning visit to the park for wildlife and bird watching. Drive to Periyar in the afternoon (3 hrs.). Overnight stay in the resort.
Day 13 : Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary
Enjoy a morning and evening boat cruise and witness the wild elephants frolicking in the lake or go bird watching. Overnight stay in the resort.
Day 14 : Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary – Kumarakom
Drive to Kumarakom early in the morning (5 hrs.). Arrive at Kumarakom in the afternoon and spend the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay in the resort.
Day 15 : Kumarakoram Bird Sanctuary
Enjoy the morning backwater cruise and in the evening visit to the Kumarakoram Bird Sanctuary. Overnight at the resort.
Day 16 : Kumarakoram Bird Sanctuary – Kochi – Onward Destination
Drive to Kochi (3 hrs.). Spend a full day sightseeing tour of Kochi. Transfer to the airport for onward journey.
Jim Corbett Wildlife Tour
Duration: 4 Nights / 5 Days
Places Covered : Ramnagar – Corbett National Park – Nanital
Day 01 :Arrival at Ramnagar(Dhikala)
Transfer to Resort or Forest Rest House, fresh en up,and we take you for sight seeing of Jim Corbett National Park, back to resort, evening at leisure, campfire at night, Ovrnight at resort/Camp.
Day 02 : Corbett National Park
Take you to Famous Museum of Corbett National Park at Dhangari.Back to resort / camp.In the evening enjoy Jeep Safari in the nearby area. Overnight at the Camp/resort.
Day 03 : Corbett National Park – Nanital
After break fast Pack up thereafter drive to Nainital en route Bijrani ( part of Corbett Park), visit the beautiful Corbett fall, also visit Khurpatal-a beautiful lake. Evening at Nainital. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04 : Nanital
After break fast sight seeing of Nainital with boating in the famous Naini lake and visit to the holy Naina Devi temple , we take you to the famous picnic spots of Nainital known for their scenic beauty like- Naina peak. Snow veiw, Lands End etc. In the evening enjoy fabulous shopping in the flats. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05 : Nanital
Fresh ‘n’ Up and we take you for the lake tour (Sat Tal, Naukhuchiatal & Bhimtal). Back to Nainital at late afternoon. Evening at leisure.Leave back late night with wonderful memories of your holidays with Indo Expedition.
Rajasthan Wildlife Safari Tour
Duration : 10 night/ 11 days
Places Covered : Delhi – Sariska National Park – Jaipur – Ranthambore – Bharatpur – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra – Delhi.
The diversity of India’s land features and natural vegetation has provided it with a rich variety of Fauna. Ancient traditions showed links between the people and the natural environment. Conservation and protection of wildlife is still a part of life in rural India. More than 1200 Birds and 350 different mammals as well as thousands of Fishes, Amphibious and reptile are part of Indian Wild life. Some of them are found or known only in India. During our tour we have an opportunity to get the glimpse of Tiger as Ranthambore and Sariska have a significant numbers of Tigers. In Bharatpur we visit the biggest Bird century which attracts vast numbers of migratory birds, some travelling long distances across a continent. Not only the wildlife but also we experience the rich cultural heritage during this tour. Three main destinations known as golden triangle are a part of this tour. Wildlife in Rajasthan – Tiger in India – National Parks in Rajasthan -11 Days Wild Life Tour of Rajasthan
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The Capital Delhi which was destroyed and reconstructed seven times in the past and where today in many of its parts modernity rubs shoulder with the hoary past, offers us the monuments from last many centuries.Jaipur, the famed Pink City of Rajasthan, reflects the glory of its marvelous Rajput History. Taj Mahal in Agra, the finest structure in the world, has a structural elegance and pristine beauty that has been rarely matched.
Day 01 : Flight to India (Delhi)
Around Midnight arrival in Delhi. The cosmopolitan City and capital Delhi is the main gateway for travelers. You are met by an Indo Vacations representative and transferred to your Hotel.
Day 02 : Old – New Delhi
This morning is at leisure. Afternoon sightseeing in Old Delhi. We take a Riksha Ride parallel to the red fort through the old city and famous Silk Road and Silver Bazaar. Sightseeing of Old Delhi includes also the site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated; Jama Masjid and the great mosque of old Delhi.Today We also visit the famous “Humayun’s Tomb” which is the first substantial example of Mughal architecture in India and “Kutab Minar” which is 71 meter high and was constructed in 1199.Before we proceed to the Hotel we have a drive through New Delhi where we see the India Gate, Government Buildings and Embassies.
Day 03 : Delhi – Sariska (about 180 km)
Today we leave the capital and drive to Sariska Tiger Reserve which is situated in the northern part of Aravali hills. Sariska has an area above 479 sq2 and was declared a Tiger Reserve in 1973 from the government of India. We take a Jeepride to watch the activities of Sambars, Chitals, Nilgais, Chausinghas, Jackals, Wild boars, langurs etc. If we are lucky enough today we might have an audience with the Tiger which are numerous in this park.
Day 04 : Sariska – Jaipur (about 130 km)
Today we drive to the Pink City, Jaipur, this city owes its name, foundations and careful planning to the great warrior and astronomer, Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan and famous for its handicrafts and precious and semiprecious stones. In the afternoon we visit the city palace which is still the formal residence of the royal family, built in a blend of the Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. In the museum of the city palace we visit the private collection of the Jaipur Mahrajas. We continue to Jantar Mantar, a stone observatory, the largest of Jai Singh’s five remarkable observatories. Its complex instruments reveals us the secrets of medieval Indian astronomy.
Day 05 : Jaipur
After breakfast we drive to the ancient capital of Amber, laying 11 km. away from Jaipur. Amber was the ancient capital of Kachhawaha dynasty for 6 centuries before it was moved to newly created Jaipur. We will ascend to the Palace Fortress on the back of an Elephant. Enroute to Amber we visit the Hawa Mahal (Palace of the Winds), built in 1799 AD, it contains 953 small casements with each having its own balcony. The windows enabled cool air to circulate and the ladies to watch processions below without being seen. In the afternoon we have a walk through the colourful Bazaar of Jaipur and visit a factory to see the famous block printing work being done since centuries in Jaipur. In the evening we drive through the new city of Jaipur and visit “Laxmi Narayan Mandir”, a Hindu temple made out of white marble. We might have an opportunity here to observe a prayer ceremony. Today we have dinner with a presentation of Indian music and dance.
Day 06 : Jaipur – Ranthambore (about 200 km)
Today we leave the pinkcity Jaipur and drive to Ranthambore National Park. After a break & refreshment in Ranthambore we will explore the park on a Jeep. Ranthambore National Park is surrounded by the Vindhyas and the Aravali mountains and covers an area of 392 sq2. The Tiger remains the biggest attraction of the Ranthambore National Park.
Day 07 : Ranthambore – Bharatpur (about 250 km)
In the early morning we again explore the park on jeeps. After the Jeep Safari and perhaps with the memories of our encounter with tiger we leave the Ranthambore National Park and proceed to Bharatpur. Bharatpur has its fame due to Keoladeo Birds National Park. Bharatpur was earlier a duck shooting resort of the Maharaja. Keoladeo National Park with its 375 species is one of the best water bird sanctuary in the world. In winter there are many migratory birds from the northern hemisphere including the rare Siberian crane.
Day 08 : Bharatpur – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra (about 70 km)
Today we leave Rajasthan, the biggest state in India and drive through a series of fields, small towns and villages to Agra. Enroute we make a stop and visit Fatehpur Sikri, which was once an imperial capital frozen in time, constructed by Akbar the Great in the 16th century. This wonderful city constructed by red sand stones was abandoned as abruptly as it had been built. It has been generally stated that it was due to failing in the water supply. Late evening arrival in Agra. Rest of the day at leisure.
Day 09 : Agra
We start today our sightseeing by a visit to the Agra Fort, built by three of the greatest Mughal emperors. The construction of this massive structure began in 1565 under Akbar’s reign and continued till the time of his grandson’s reign, Shahjahan who built the impressive imperial quarters and mosque. After the visit of Agra Fort we proceed to visit the most beautiful monument of India, the Taj Mahal, an enduring monument to love, with a continually fulfilling beauty. It was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan between 1631-52, as a tomb and memorial to his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal (Jewel of the Palace), who died at the age of 39 giving birth to her 14th child. We spend enough time at Taj Mahal to take this impressive memory home. After the visit of Taj Mahal we have a look at the famous fine marble inlay work which is still being done in Agra by the descendants of the families of builders and artists of the Taj Mahal.
Day 10 : Agra – Delhi (about 200 km)
Late morning, after having our Breakfast we drive to Delhi. Arrival in Delhi in the afternoon. The rest of the day at leisure. (opportunity for the last shopping or enjoy a massage in the Hotel).
Day 11 : Flight to Home
Around Midnight flight to home destination.
India Wildlife Holiday Tour
Duration : 28 Nights / 29 Days
Places Covered : Delhi – Hardwar – Rishikesh – Rishikesh -Jim Corbett National Park – Jim Corbett – Nanital – Almora – Delhi – Jabalpur – Kanha – Bandhavgarh – Khajuraho – Varanasi – Delhi.
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Arrive Delhi by TG 315 at 2240 hours and transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 02 : Delhi
Morning half day sight seen of Delhi. Afternoon free to explore the city. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03 : Delhi – Hardwar – Rishikesh
Morning drive to Rishkesh en route visitng Haridwar. Arrive Rishikesh by noon from where you will be further transferred to Jungle camp at Shivpuri./ Brahampuri. Evening free to explore the area or a small jungle walk around the camp. Evening campfire, dinner and Overnight at Camp.
Day 04 : Rishikesh
Early morning free for own activity. After breakfast we drive to marine drive. Arrive marine drive and enboat to raft down till the camp at Shivpuri. Today we hit Black Money, Cross fire and three blind mice rapids. Arrive Shivpuri. Take Lunch and then free for own activities. Evening campfire and dinner. Overnight at camp.
Day 05 : Rishikesh
Morning after breakfast we raft down to Rishikesh. Today we hit some of The most exciting rapids on Ganga i.e. Good Morning, Return to sender, Roller coaster, Golf course, club house, initiation, Double Trouble and Terminator. Lunch en route at Brahampuri. Overnight at Camps.
Day 06 : Rishikesh -Jim Corbett National Park
Morning drive to Jim corbett National Park.The Corbett National Park was established in 1936 as India’s first National Park, and designated a PROJECT TIGER RESERVE in 1973. It comprises a total area of 520 sq kms and as a visitor your discovery will include species of 50 mammals, 580 birds,25 reptiles, 110 species of trees, 51 0f shrubs and 33 of bamboo and grass. Visit the Park on elephant back / Jeep Safari. Overnight at Jungle Resort.
Day 08: Jim Corbett National Park
Full day Jungle activities. Overnight at Jungle resort.
Day 08 : Jim Corbett National Park
Full day Jungle activity. Overnight at Jungle resort.
Day 09 : Jim Corbett National Park
Full day Jungle activity. Overnight at Jungle resort.
Day 10 : Jim Corbett – Nanital
Morning drive to Nainital, a beautiful hill station in the lap of Central lower Himalaya. Arrive by noon and stay at hotel. Rest of the day free to explore the surrounding.
Day 11 : Nanital
Half day sight seen visitng the taals and orchards. Overnight at hotel.
Day 12 : Nanital – Almora
Morning drive to Almora, a picturesque hill station further North-east to Nainital. Arrive by early noon and stay at hotel. Rest of the day free to enjoy the surroundings. Overnight at hotel.
Day 13 : Almora
Morning half day sight seen visitng the hills, excursion to interesting places and the temples. Overnight at hotels.
Day 14 : Almora – Delhi
Morning check out from the hotel and then leave directly for Delhi. Arrive by Late noon /evening and stay at hotel for overnight stay.
Day 15 : Delhi – Jabalpur – By overnight train
Morning FREE. Afternoon in time transfer to railway station to board GONDWANA EXPRESS train for Jabalpur at 1430 hours. Overnight on board.
Day 16 : Jabalpur – Kanha National Park
This morning on arrival (at 0545 hours) our representative will meet you at the railway station and transfer to Kanha National Park (Tiger reserve). Afternoon free at leisure. Overnight at Jungle Lodge.
Day 17 : Kanha National Park
Full day jungle activities seeing, spotted deer’s, leopard, chital, jackals, Indian Tigers and many kind of birds. Overnight at Jungle Lodge.
Day 18 : Kanha National Park
Full day to explore the Jungle with all Activities. Overnight at Jungle Lodge.
Day 19 : Kanha – Bandhavgarh National Park
Today morning in time drive to another Wild Life sanctuary-the Bandhavgarh. On arrival check into the Jungle Lodge for overnight stay.
Day 20 : Bandhavgarh National Park
Full day for Jungle activities. Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 21 : Bandhavgarh National Park
Full day for Jungle activities. Overnight at the Lodge.
Day 22 : Bandhavgarh – Khajuraho
Morning drive to Khajuraho. On arrival transfer to hotel for wash n change. Later half day tour of Khajuraho temple (World heritage Site). Overnight at hotel.
Day 23 : Khajuraho
Morning city tour of Khajuraho, visiting eastern & Western Group of temples. Later in time transfer to airport to board flight for Varanasi. Overnight at hotel.
Day 24 : Khajuraho
Full day free to explore the temple town on your own. Overnight at hotel.
Day 25 : Khajuraho – Varanasi
Morning city tour of Khajuraho, visiting eastern & Western Group of temples. Later in time transfer to airport to board flight (IC 7407 AT 1225 HRS). Arrive Varanasi at 1325 hours and transfer to hotel. Rest of the day free to explore the surrounding. Overnight at hotel.
Day 26 : Varanasi
This early morning sunrise boat cruise at holy river Ganges visiting Ghats and seeing people taking holy dip and worshiping, followed by city tour of varanasi, visiting Monkey temple, Kashi Viswanath temple, Bharat Mata mandir and the famous Hindu University. Overnight at hotel.
Day 27 : Varanasi
In the morning an excursion to buried Buddhist City at Sarnath. Overnight at hotel.
Day 28 : Varanasi
This early morning sunrise boat cruise at holy river Ganges visiting Ghats and seeing people taking holy dip and worshiping, followed by city tour of varanasi, visiting Monkey temple, Kashi Viswanath temple, Bharat Mata mandir and the famous Hindu University. In the afternoon an excursion to buried Buddhist City at Sarnath. Overnight at hotel.
Day 29 : Varanasi – Delhi – Onward Destination
Morning at leisure. Later in time transfer to airport to board flight for Delhi. Arrive Delhi and transfer to International Airport to board flight for onward destination.