Hills Tour with Central Indian Tigers

Duration: 23 Nights / 24 Days.
Destinations Covered: Delhi - Corbett - Nainital - Delhi - Bhartpur - Sariska - Swaimadhopur - Delhi - Jabalpur - Kanha - Bhandavgarh - Khajuraho.
Best time to visit: November - March.

Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Arrive delhi Meet and assist on arrival and transfer to the hotel - over night in to the hotel .

Day 02: Delhi - Corbett (249 kms)
After Breakfast Drive to corbett National Park, the fisrt Project Tiger Reserve named after the famous hunter and conservator jim Corbett, Spread over over a large forest area of 520sq km its dense forests with wildlife ,the famous tigers of Kumaon, of which Jim Corbett wrote so much Panthers , wild boar m sloth bears, elephants, deer, python, crocodiles among others. The Ramganga river teems in fish . It also houses more than 500 spieces of birds .After Lunch with your naturalist guide afternoon and evening game viewing over night in Dhikala forest Lodge which is situated in the centre of the park .

Day 03 & Day 04: Corbett
Jungle Safari , Elephant Safari , Tiger Tracking and bird Watching.

Day 05: Corbett Nainital Park ( 80 kms)
Drive to Nainital surrounded by hill ranges and covered by dense forest , teh region was a favorite grazing spot of the herbers from surrounding villages who brought their flocks to forage in the green pasture of the valley .With in a maximu, depth of 29 meters , Nanilake which seems to change its hue simultaneusly with a change in the sky , has a circumference of 3620meters creating a beautiful promenade that skirts the lake , To Sailors all over the country the Nainital Yatchi Clu has been an emobodiment of traditon , and respository of sailing heritage .In the heart of the town is playground and rendezvous of Nainital the flats here one must come to go to either bazaar the club , cinema temple mosque or church , the seven peaks that surrounded the lake provide excellent hiking routes . Over Night at Hotel .

Day 06: Naintal Free day to explore area , hike and / or relax .

Day 07: Nainital - Delhi (350 kms)
Enroute enjoy the real villages and on arrival check in to the hotel over night in to the hotel.

Day 08: Delhi - Bharatpur (185 kms)
Lv after Breakfast to Bird Sanctuary - Keoladeo Ghana Natinal Park , Bharatpur is a Wonder of the natural worldno less worth seeing than marble tomb of Shah Jahan's Queen .Over 350 species of birds find refuge in the 11 sq miles ( 29 sq kms ) of shallow lakes and woodland which make up the park . A third of them are migrants many of whom spend winter in Bharatpur before returning to there breeding grounds as far as away as sibeia asn central asia . Some 120 species nest in the park and heronry at Keoladeo Ghana is said to be one of the finest in the world .

Day 09: Bharatpur - Full day reserved for Birding - over night in to the hotel.

Day 10: Bharatpur - Sariska - Lv after Breakfast to Sariska (140 kms)
The Sariska Tiger Reserve is dominated by sharp cliffs and narrow valleys of the Aravali mountainranges . The Grassy glades and woodland covers are excellent niches for the prey specied , sambar , cheetah , nilgai ( antilop or blus bull ) four houred antelop , wild boar and commin langur , tiger leopard and their followers jackel ,hyena and jungle cat . Porcupines , being noctural are seen after dark . One can easily count 200 peaowls at Kalighat any day . The ruins of temples of Garh - Rajor of the 10 th and 11th centuries remaind of the past glories of the area . a castle on a sharp hill top stands as a sentinel of its medieval heritage , Evening take a jeep ride into the park . Over Night at Hotel Sariska Palace . This Palace ,located in the center of the tiger reserve was a royal hunting lodge of Maharaja Jai Singh of Alwar Each room is tastefully furnished with Original Quartz and art - deco furniture .. over night in Sariska

Day 11: Sariska - Full day visit to Park . over night in to the hotel.

Day 12: Sariska - SawaiMadhopur (159 kms)
Leave after Breakfast to Sawaimadhopur enroute enjoy the villages and people on arrival check in to the hotel and then in the evening enjoy the jungle Lodge and over night in to the hotel ( here Sambar , Chital chinkara , antilop , wild boar and common langur provide a good spectrum of prey for the tigers . It is a 392 sq km of unique habitat of dry decidous forests with over 300 species of bird such as peafowl parakeets , partridges , storks , egrets , fly catchers , eagles , owls and migratory varieties in winter months that include the black eagle graylag goose and rubby shelduck and pintails . Over Night at the Hunting Lodge.

Day 13: Sawai Madhopur
Full day reserved for safari in the forest , in the late evening before dinner enjoy the cultural dances & Over Night in to the hotel .

Day 14: Sawai Madhopur - Delhi
After Morning Drive and Breakfast lv for Delhi enroute enjoy the country site and villages on arrival check in to the hotel.

Day 15: Departure Delhi
According to the Flight Timings transfer to the airport to catch the flight for next destination . tour ends or you can go for an extension tour to central India.

Day 16: Delhi - Jabalpur
Leave later in the afternoon - to Jabalpur over night on the train.

Day 17: Jabalpur - Kanha
Arrive early morning on arrival start your journey to Kanha National Park ( 140 kms 4 hrs approx ) - Kanha Is Intensely green and its cordon it hills densely wooded . The horse shoeshaped valley , which accounts for nearly a third of Kanha National Park is bound by two distant spurs emanating from main makal ridge , forming its southern rim . Kanha's Sal bamboo forests , rolling grasslands and meandering streams streach over 940sq km is dramatic natural splendour .This is original klipping country of which he wrote so vividly in "the junge book " the range of elevation from 1480 ft to 2950ft gives it a rich habitat deversity . The rims of the plateau have steep rocky slopes and often , escarpments . The later provide a rare stance fro breathtaking views of the valledys below and the hills beyond . The Drive down these plateaus is through exquisite wild country , Huge tree along with a host of small trees comprise the thick forest in the slopes . Sighting the red jungle fowl , the paindted spur fowl or a shy barking deer pausing at the roadside and some Gaur and Sambar is common , What may. tingushed such a drive is the Leopard hurting down a tree or onesimply walking along the road . Over Night in to the hotel .

Day 18 & 19: Kanha Full day Safari - over night in to the hotel

Day 20: Kanha - Bandhavgarh (200 kms)
Leave after Breakfas to the density of the tiger population at Bandhavgarh is the highest known in India , Situated in Shahbol district among the hills of Vindya Range & covering 448 sq km this is also white tiger country . Bhandhavgarh is densely pupulated with other species as well ; the great Gaur to the Indian bison can be seen with ease as they come on to the meadows to graze at dusk . Sambar and barking deer are common sight . neegai are seen in the more opean areas of the park . The terrain is of great rocky hills rising sharply from swampy and densely -forested valley bottoms . The finest of these hills is Bhandhavgarh , sided with cliffs and eroded rocks and on its highest point stands Bhandhavgarh fort thought to be more than 200 years old Scattered throughout the park , and particularly around the fort are nuerous caves containg shrines and ancient Sanskrit inscriptions . THe vegetation is chiefly of sal forest in the valleys and lowers slopes , gradually changing to mixed decidous forest on the hills and in the hotter drier area if the park in the south and west .Bamboo is found throuhout , OverNight at the hotel .

Day 21: Bhandhavgarh Full day junlge Safari .. over night in to the hotel .

Day 22: Bhandhavgarh - Khajuraho
Leave after Breakfast to Khajuraho ( 237 kms 7-8 hrs Approx ) - enroute enjoy the villages and on arrival check in to the hotel and over night in to the hotel.

Day 23: Khajuraho
After Breakfast full day tour to temples and over night in to the hotel.

Day 24: Khajuraho - Departure
After Breakfast free for personal activities and later transfer to the airport to catch the flight for Delhi on arrival check in to the hotel or Transfer to the International airport to catch the flight for next Destination.