Rs. 157,500.00 onwards
India is known for its cultural, heritage and wildlife for ages. Anyone who has visited this country is sure to return to relive the memories.
The wildlife of India boasts a number of beautiful sanctuaries and is home to many animals, birds and other species. India is one among the top places on Mother Earth with such a high biodiversity. Its Flora is varied is beyond words.
One can view the best of wildlife and nature during their visit to the North Indian wildlife parks. Some of the most sought- after parks out of a total of 490 parks in India are found in the Northern part of the country.
Tour Highlights - Our journey to the parks of North India has been designed to make our guests experience the wildlife at close quarters, walk on the ground where the legendary Sir Jim Corbett roamed and live like the Rajput kings of Ranthambore. The 10 nights and 11 days trip will cover the world famous parks of Corbett tiger reserve, Ranthambore tiger reserve, the oldest city of Delhi and the pink city of Jaipur. The entire trip is planned so well, to make it very enjoyable and ensures that one enjoys the culture and wildlife at their own pace.
Best Time to visit
Through out the year!
Day 01 (B):
Arrive at Delhi. Our representative with our drivers with placards will be waiting to receive you with the well know Indian smile. You then would be transferred to your hotel for a much needed rest. Spend the day at leisure at the hotel.
Day 02 (BLD):
After breakfast, you would be taken on a side seeing tour at Delhi. With a rich history and its spellbinding monuments, Delhi is dotted with some jaw-dropping attractions to explore. The cultural blend of deep-rooted Old Delhi and the effervescent New Delhi is enormously striving. The monuments in Delhi have the fusion of all artistic masterpieces from different dynasties. From the carvings of Mughal rulers to astonishing Islamic architecture, Delhi never gives up a chance to leave an impression on its visitors. After tea, you will proceed to Ramnagar by road. Dinner and stay at a resort at Ramnagar.
Day 03 (BLD):
Have a very early start with packed breakfast and proceed to the world famous Corbett Tiger reserve. The drive to the forests rest house takes two and half hour. The drive through the SAL forests is a dream come true. We would stop at the Crocodile point to watch the beauty of the oldest land mammals basking on the rocks. This is one of the very few place where one can find the Gharials ( long snouted crocodiles ) in the world. Reach the FRH for lunch. After lunch and a little rest, proceed for your first jungle safari. The forests welcomes you with the multitude of birds songs, cool breeze and wildlife sightings.
Corbett is home for to approximately 110 tree species, 50 mammals' species, 580 bird species, and 25 reptile species. The quality flowing Ramganga river which cuts across the jungle is music to your ears. The grass lands of Dhikala are home for large herds of elephants during the summer months. Winter this place turns magical. Dinner and stay at the forests rest house.
Day 04 (BLD):
Enjoy the morning and evening jungle drivers at the Corbett tiger reserve. Our well trained guides and drivers will try their best to track the Tiger in these beautiful forests. The sight of a tiger at Corbett is any wildlife, nature lover’s dream come true. Only vegetarian food is served inside the FRH as it is in the core of the jungle. The hygienic vegetarian food will definitely tickle your taste buds. The mouth watering North Indian delicacies are the specialities out here. one can also opt for a hot plate of Noodle and an omelette at a small restaurant for a very minimal additional cost.
Day 05 (BLD):
After a short jungle drive, you will be transferred back to Ramnagar to freshen up and proceed to Delhi. Lunch would be en-route. You would reach Delhi for dinner and stay.
Day 06 (BLD):
We would take the early morning train from Delhi to Sawai Modhpur with packed breakfast. Sawai Modhpur is the feeder town for Ranthambhore. It is a buzzing town with hotels and resorts. The city is never devoid of action. One has to stay here to do the jungle drives in the park. After reaching and a little rest, we would visit the famous fort inside the Ranthambore jungle.
Ranthambore is known for its forts and moments of the yesteryear kings who lived inside the park. Now these monuments have become home to the famous tigers of the park. Ranthambore was home for the most photographed wild tiger called Machli. Her daughters and grand daughters are now ruling this place now. If we reach late.
Day 07/08 (BLD):
Enjoy the morning and evening drives in the jungles of Ranthambore. This former royal hunting ground and home to tigers, leopards and marsh crocodiles. Its landmarks include the imposing 10th-century Ranthambore Fort, on a hilltop, and the Ganesh Mandir temple. Also in the park, Padam Talao Lake is known for its abundance of water lilies. Winter are very pleasant and a camp fire is set up at the resort in the evenings. Hot grilled vegetables and chicken are specially made and served at the lawn. Summers get pretty hot, so the swim in the pool at the resort is soothing for all.
One can enjoy the very good spread of Indian and European cuisine at the resort. The shops along side the main road sells a lot of traditional Rajasthani dresses and paintings. one can shop at ease after the safari hours.
Day 09 (BLD):
After breakfast, we would drive down to Jaipur. It is known as the pink city because of its beautiful sandstone buildings. It is the capital of Rajasthan and it is one of the most beautiful cities of the World. Jaipur holds the distinction of being the first planned city of India. Renowned globally for its coloured gems, the capital city of Rajasthan combines the allure of its ancient history with all the advantages of a metropolis. We would freshen up at the hotel and head out for sight seeing. Dinner and retire at the hotel.
Day 10 (BLD):
Wake up at leisure and after a nice breakfast, head to Delhi by road. Side seeing on the way. Lunch Enroute Stay at Delhi.
Day 11 (BLD):
As always said, ‘all good things come to an end’, this journey also ends today. You would be dropped at the airport to take your flights back home. End of tour.
PER PERSON COST: USD 2250 /- onwards. (Minimum 10 paxs)
(Additional 9% of the tour cost would be charged as service tax).
Kanha Tiger reserve is also known as Kanha National park is the largest national park of Madhya Pradesh. It is home for more than 1000 species of plants and trees. It is one of the very few places on earth where the forests is interspersed with the meadows. The highland forests are tropical moist dry deciduous type and of a completely different nature with bamboo. And these are some of the favorite places of the tigers. Kanha Tiger Reserve has species of tiger, leopards, wild dogs, wild cats, foxes and jackals. Among the deer species, Swamp Deer or Hard Ground Barasingha is pride of the place as it is the only sub species of swamp deer in India.
Summer:(April to June) Max Temperature can go upto 43^c Monsoons :(Mid June to September), Winters:(November to Febraury) Tempeartures can drop to -2^c.
How to reach Kanha National Park
Jabalpur. It is 170 kms from Kanha.
Gondia. It is 145 kms from Kanha.
Best Time to visit Kanha National Park
November to March the weather is pleasant. April, May and early, June it gets extremely hot at Kanha. But during summers the sightings of the big cats are high as they come near the water holes regurarly.
Kanha Jungle Safari
Arrive at Nagpur airport on or before 8.30 AM,drive to Kanha and reach the resort around lunch time. After lunch head to the meadows of Kanha for the first jungle safari.After soaking into the jungle atmosphere, retire for an early start next morning.
Day 02 & 03:
Enjoy the morning and evening drives in the forests of Kanha. Meet in the evening for some Learnings, knowledge sharing and/or Wildlife Movie about rich flora and fauna of this large tiger reserve. More details on this once we get there.
Enjoy the morning drive to get one final glimpse of the Tiger. Return to resort to at 10AM, quickly packup and leave for Jabalpur airport for our flights back home.
PER PERSON COST: INR 15,000/- onwards.
(Additional 9% of the tour cost would be charged as service tax).
Nestled in the Satpuda hill ranges of Forsyth’s and Dunbar’s Central India, this magical piece of land is referred to as The Magical Melghat. The mystic landscape of Melghat has vast tracts of inviolate natural forests consisting of unique and representative ecosystems with rich Bio-diversity . The varied habitats offered by deep valleys ( locally known as Khoras ) and high hills ( locally known as Ballas ), is daunted with rivers and nallas having water all the year round in the ‘Dohs’. Covering an area of 1676.93-sq-km area, Melghat is an important biodiversity repository of Maharashtra. It is home to more than 750 plant species of 97 families, including 90 trees species, 66 shrubs species, 316 herbs species, 56 climbers, 23 sedges and 99 grass species and 73 tigers, the reserve houses 41 species of mammals, 260 species of birds, 24 species of fish and 160 species of reptiles.
Best Time to visit
Jan to May and October to December
How to reach
Nearest airport - Nagpur
Nearest station - Amravati.
Reach Nagpur on or before 9AM. Our representative with the vehicle would be waiting to receive you at the airport. Guests arriving by train are requested to arrive the previous night and stay over at Nagpur and join the others on Day 1 at the Nagpur airport. The drive from Nagpur to Shahnoor takes about 6 hours. You would be stopping for lunch enroute at a veg hotel. Reach the resort by 4PM. Settle in your allocated accommodations. The skipper would meet you all at the lawn to brief about the trip. Groups would then proceed for a interesting Night safari. Dinner and retire at the resort.
Wake up early at 5AM, proceed to the first jungle drive. Safaris would be done by gypys and other SUVs depending. There would be only 4 participants per vehicle to ensure every one gets a window seat for better views of the forests. The participants would be split into two groups and sent to two zones. This zones would be alternated for subsequent safaris. The safaris duration is for 4 hours both in the mornings and evenings. Morning break fast would be served inside the jungle. Lunch would be served at 1PM to 2PM. Afternoon safari would start at 2.30PM. Meet at 7PM to clear any doubts on photography and also share tips to your new friends!! Dinner and retire at the resort.
Though the tigers and leopards are very elusive , one stands a very good chance to sight them during the hot summers. They would be found generally near the water holes quenching their thirst. The other common mammals found here are the sloth bear, barking deers, wild dogs, wild boar, sambhar deers, cheetahs, Nilgai, Indian Gaur, Jackal and Indian fox. The mamas one can expect to sight during the night safaris are Ratel, Indian crested porcupine, Palm Civet and the sometimes the Pangolin.
The forests is home to a multitude of birds. The common ones are Black headed Oriole, Magpir Robin, Lapwings, Racket table drongo, Iora, Indian peafowl, Indian pitta ( found during the summers ), red jungle fowl, Indian grey hornbilll, Owls, Wood peckers, Cresent serpent eagle etc.
There are many reptiles which are rare but can be sighted on a lucky day!!
After a hot tea, proceed to the last safari inside the jungle. Check out at 11AM. Lunch enroute. Drop at Nagpur airport/ station. Return trains or flights from Nagpur to be on or after 8PM. End of tour.
Requirement - Valid/ Current year School/ College ID cards Tour dates - any two nights- April 11th to May 7th
PER PERSON COST: INR 9999 per student.
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Masai Mara is one of the largest game parks in the world. It lies in the Narok county of Kenya. Formed in the year 1961, this park covers a large area of 1861 sq kms. The word Mara means spotted in Masai language. Spotted with acatia trees these endless plains are a land of wilderness treasures. The open grasslands are filled with cheetah, lion, millions of wildebeest, and over 450 species of birdlife, including vultures, marabou storks, secretary birds, horn- bills, crowned cranes, ostriches, long-crested eagles, and African pygmy falcons. The shy black rhinoceros population is difficult to spot except at a great distance. Mara is usually referred as the Mecca of wildlife. The World biggest spectacle happens when more than 4 million wildebeests and other ungulates cross to the Mara during end July to October. This event attracts more than half a million tourists every year to Maasai Mara.
Arrive to Nairobi, JKIA international airport by 7PM. Our drivers would be ready to pick you up and drop at the hotel ( Ibis or similar ). After a short briefing about the tour, have dinner and retire for the day.
After an early morning breakfast, you would start your journey to Maasai Mara by road. The drive takes about 6 hours and one drives through rift valley. The first stop is at the escarpment, where you can get down and immerse yourself in the beautiful landscape. After a light refreshment, you head to Maasai Mara. Check in the resort ( Kimana or similar ). Spend your time at leisure that evening at the camp fire. Dinner and rest at the resort.
Day 03 to Day 06:
Enjoy morning/ evening game drives at Maasai Mara game reserve with packed breakfast and lunch. Maasai Mara is home for the Big 5 and during this period, one can witness some very interesting river crossings and hunts. This is the best season to explore Mara.
Get up at liesure, have breakfast and drive to Nairobi. Lunch would be served enroute. We would stop over at a curio shop for you to purchase the articles which the Maasai tribe make. End of tour.
50% advance to be paid on the time of booking, balance 50% on or before July 15th 2019
All guests have to carry their original/valid Yellow fever and Oral polio certificates along with valid passport (must have a minimum 6 months validity from the return date )during travel
VISA must be applied online. We shall share the link once the booking is done
Any bank dollar conversion charges increase or fluctuation would be borne by the guests, this would be intimated if required on a timely basis
Maasai village visIt is optionaL and can be arranged at a cost of USD 30 per person per visit
Balloon safari is optional and cost per drive would be USD 650