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Home » Wildlife Tours » Birds & Tiger of India

Birds & Tiger of India
Duration : 11 Nights / 12 Days
Destinations : Delhi - Bharatpur - Bund Baretha - Bharatpur - Chambal - Agra - Umaria - Bandhavgarh - Umaria - Delhi

Day 01: Delhi
Arrive Delhi and you will be met and assisted at the airport by a Hansa Vacations representative and transferred to the hotel. Stay overnight at hotel in Delhi.

Day 02: Delhi
After breakfast proceed for a sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi where ornate buildings recall the days when India was the Jewel in the crown of the British Empire. Visit the 11th century Qutab Minar, India Gate and the grand government buildings, the President’s House, Red fort, Mahatama Gandhi Memorial, Also visit Laxmi Narayan temple popularly known as Birla Temple. Stay overnight at hotel in Delhi.

Day 03: Delhi - Bharatpur( By road)
After breakfast depart for Bharatpur, on arrival you will check-in to the hotel. In the afternoon, enjoy a rickshaw ride at the the Keoladeo National Park which is also a World Heritage Site. It was artificially created by a planned system of canals, embankments and sluices, as a private wildfowl shooting preserve by the Maharaja of Bharatpur in the 1850s. Now a National Park, Keoladeo attracts thousands of migratory birds during the winter months, which fly in from Central Asia, Siberia or China to escape the severe cold and restricted daylight hours of their homelands. It has over 350 species of birds and a must visit for bird watchers. Stay overnight at hotel in Bharatpur.

Day 04: Bharatpur
After breakfast spend the day at Bharatpur Bird sanctuary. Stay overnight at hotel in Bharatpur.

Day 05: Bharatopur -  Bund Baretha - Bharatpur
After breakfast proceed for a day excursion to Bund Baretha and enjoy Bird watching. Bund Baretha is a large reservoir which is also a excellent spot to view birds like Indian Skimmer and other water birds. The surrounding arid countryside is worth checking for sand grouse, Indian Coursers, Yellow-wattled Lapwing, Eastern Pied, Isabelline and Desert Wheatears along with a number of other species. Afternoon you will drive back to Bharatpur. Stay overnight at hotel in Bharatpur.

Day 06: Bharatpur - Chambal (By road)
After breakfast drive to Chambal. On arrival at Chambal you will check-in to hotel. Afternoon, enjoy boat safari on the Chambal River. The Chambal River was declared a Gharial Sanctuary during 1978-79 by the M.P. Government, with an aim to provide a fully protected habitat for the conservation and propagation of the highly endangered Crocodilian species and other aquatic animals. The National Chambal Sanctuary is the longest river Sanctuary and holds the best Gharial population in the country. Stay overnight at hotel in Chambal.

Day 07: Chambal - Agra
After breakfast drive from Chambal to Agra. Check-in to your hotel. Later visit the Agra fort - the massive Red sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of the river Yamuna and the construction was started by Emperor Akbar in 1566. At the Diwan-I-Am (hall of public audience), a colonnaded hall of red-sandstone with a throne alcove of inlaid marble at the back, the Emperor heard public petitions. Evening at the time of sunset you will visit the magnificent Taj Mahal - one of the Seven Wonders of the World and surely the most extravagant expression of eternal love ever created by man. Stay overnight at hotel in Agra.

Day 08 : Agra - Umaria
Early morning at the time of Sunrise proceed for another visit to the monument of Love – Taj Mahal. Rest of the morning will be at leisure. Afternoon our representative will transfer you to the railway station to board the overnight train to Jabalpur. Stay overnight on board the train.

Day 09: Arrive Umaria - Bandhavgarh
On arrival at Umaria railway station meet and assist by our representative and transfer to Lodge in Bandhavgarh. Set amongst the Vindhya hills of Madhya Pradesh with an area of 168sq miles (437sq km) it contains a wide variety of habitats and a high density of game, including a large number of Tigers. This is also the White tiger country. These have been found in the old state of Rewa for many years. Prior to becoming a National Park, the forests around Bandhavgarh had long been maintained as a Shikargarh or game preserve of the Maharaja of Rewa. The Maharaja and his guests indulged in tiger and wild animal hunting. Later enjoy a Jeep safari to the National Park. (Two safaris with lunch break in-between). Stay overnight at Lodge in Bandhavgarh.

Days 10: Bandhavgarh
Proceed for full day game viewing inside the National Park. (Two safaris with lunch break in-between). Stay overnight at Lodge in Bandhavgarh.

Day 11: Umaria - Delhi ( By overnight train)
Morning enjoy another game drive. Afternoon you will be transferred to the Umaria railway station to board the overnight train to Delhi. Stay overnight on board the night train.

Day 12: Delhi
On arrival at the Delhi railway station you will be met and assisted by a Hansa Vacations representative and transferred to hotel. Rest of the day will be at leisure. In time transfer to the International airport to board the flight to onward destination.