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In search of Tiger

In search of Tiger

Highlights

Start the adventure in Mumbai – India’s most dynamic and cosmopolitan city. Marvel at Kama Sutra carvings, visit the magnificent Taj Mahal, Experience threeof India’s finest national parks, scenic Bandhavgarh, the lush green forests of Kanha – the inspiration for Rudyard Kipling’s ‘The Jungle Book’ and the most iconic Ranthambore National Park – best known for its population of mighty Bengal tigers. A perfect itinerary for those seeking a taste of classic India mixed with nature and wildlife.

ROUTE :

19 NIGHTS / 20 DAYS

Mumbai - Pench National Park - Kanha National Park - Bandhavgarh National Park – Khajuraho – Agra – Ranthambore National Park - Delhi

DAYS 1-2 Mumbai

Arrive Mumbai airport and included transfer to your hotel. You can arrive at any time on Day 1 as there are no activities planned until the important welcome meeting with your tour leader. Mumbai formerly known as Bombay is the financial capital of the country. It is the most populous city in the world. Visit: Gateway of India, Elephanta Caves, Victoria Terminus and Dhobi Ghat.

Days 3-5 Pench National Park

In time transfer to Airport to board flight for Nagpur, arrive and depart for Pench National Park by Private driven chauffer car. Pench National Park, Nestling in the lower southern reaches of the satpuda hills is named after Pench river. Enjoy morning and afternoon game drive on full board basis. Stay in a hotel.

Days 6 – 8 Kanha National Park

Post breakfast depart by private car for Kanha National Park - the inspiration behind Rudyard Kipling's unforgettable classic Jungle Book. Arrive and transfer to hotel. Kanha is among the few most scenic and beautiful wildlife reserves in Asia. This 'Tiger Country' is the ideal home for both predator and prey. Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives on full board basis.

Days 9 – 11 Bhandhavgarh National Park

Post breakfast drive to Bhandhavgarh National park by chauffer driven vehicle. Arrive and transfer to hotel. This wild life sanctuary boasts to have the highest density of tiger population in the country. We enjoy morning and afternoon game drives with time to relax in the evening.

Day 12 Khajuraho

Proceed to Khajuraho by Private Car. One of the most popular tourist destinations in India, Khajuraho has the largest group of medieval Hindu and Jain temples, famous for their erotic sculpture. Visit Western group of Temples and enjoy sound and light show. Overnight stay at hotel.

Days 13 - 14 Agra

Arrive Agra by train from Jhansi. On arrival transfer to hotel. Visit Heritage monuments of Taj Mahal and Red Fort.

Days 15 – 17 Ranthambore

Drive to Ranthambore National park by private vehicles en route visit Fatehpur Sikri. Safari into the heart of the Indian bush to discover lakes, ruined palaces and encounter wildlife. We enjoy morning and afternoon game drive with time to relax in the evening. In Ranthambore we stay in a resort / hotel.

Day 18 Delhi

Early morning check out and in time transfer to Railway station to board train for Delhi. On arrival transfer to hotel. Evening visit Akshardham Temple: The complex is considered as one of the wonders of modern India.

Day 19 Delhi - Depart

Post breakfast proceed for sightseeing: Visit Humayun Tomb, Qutub Minar and Lotus Temple. Later in time transfer to Airport to board flight for your journey back home.

COST OF PACKAGES

COST OF PACKAGE: SILVER
Individual Tour Prices starting from £1,720 per person
Group Tour Prices (Min 8 to Max 35 persons) starting from £1,551 per person

HOTEL ENVISAGED

PLACE HOTEL
Mumbai Silver inn / Marigold Residency / Similar
Pench Pench Jungle Camp / Similar
Kanha Mogli / Similar
Bandhavgarh Mogli / Similar
Khajuraho Usha Bundela / Green Wood / Similar
Agra Utkarsh Vilas / Yamuna View / Similar
Ranthambore Ranthambore Regency / Similar
Delhi Regent Continental / White House / Similar
COST OF PACKAGE: GOLD
Individual Tour Prices starting from £2,374 per person
Group Tour Prices (Min 8 to Max 35 persons) starting from £2,023 per person

HOTEL ENVISAGED

PLACE HOTEL
Mumbai Kohinoor Continental / Peninsula Grand / Similar
Pench Tuli Tiger Corridor / Similar
Kanha Bundela Tiger Retreat / Similar
Bandhavgarh Bundela Tiger Retreat / Similar
Khajuraho Clarks / Similar
Agra Clarks Shiraz / Hotel Marina / Similar
Ranthambore Tiger Den Resort / Similar
Delhi Country Inn and Suites (Gurgaon)/ Mapple Emerald / Ferns / Similar
COST OF PACKAGE: PLATINUM
Individual Tour Prices starting from £3,500 per person
Group Tour Prices (Min 8 to Max 35 persons) starting from £2,500 per person

HOTEL ENVISAGED

PLACE HOTEL
Mumbai The Lalit / Renaissance / Similar
Pench Tuli Tiger Corridor (Luxury Tents) / Similar
Kanha Chitvan / Similar
Bandhavgarh Tiger Den Resort / Similar
Khajuraho Radisson / Ramada / Similar
Agra Jaypee Palace / ITC Mughal / Similar
Ranthambore Nahargarh Palace / Dev Vilas / Similar
Delhi Crowne Plaza Surya/ The Grand / The Metropolitan / Similar


*Optional:Return International flight tickets from UK to Delhi/Mumbai can be included at an additional price



ABOVE QUOTATION INCLUDES:

- Services of Local English Speaking Guide at all the locations (Incase of a group there shall be accompanying English speaking guide provided except in the National Parks).
- Domestic flight from Mumbaito Nagpur (economy class).
- Train ride inAir conditioned coaches from Jhansi to Agra and SawaiMadhopur to Delhi.
- 04 Game Drives at Pench, Kahna, and Bhandavgarh National Park in Shared Jeeps.
- 03 Game Drives at Ranthambore in Shared Jeep.
- All arrival/ departure transfers & road transport services are in Air conditioned chauffer driven private car/ coach.
- Assistance on arrival and departure in India by Epic India representative.
- 01 bottle of mineral water per person each day (except when in National Park).
- Traditional welcome atMumbai Airport upon arrival.
- Monument Entrance Charges as per the itinerary (for single visit only).

ENTRANCE INCLUDED :

DELHI
Qutub Minar Humayun’s Tomb
AGRA:
Taj Mahal Agra Fort Fatehpur Sikri
Khajuraho:
Sound and Light Show Western and Eastern Group of Temples
Mumbai:
Elephanta Caves

ABOVE COST DOES NOT INCLUDE:

- International Flights, Airport Tax, Travel insurance charges and Visa fees.
- Tips for Driver, Hotel Staff, Escorts & Guide etc.
- Personal expenses like drinks, laundry, telephone calls and porterage etc.
- Liabilities due to loss of baggage, accident, injury or medical needs.
- Liabilities due to flight cancellation, and any extra cost involved due to transhipment occurring due to road blocks etc.
- Other personal expenses.
- Any services not mentioned above.
- Costs of camera tickets are not included in any of our tours.

IMPORTANT NOTES:

- The cost has been calculated on the basis of existing tariffs/conditions and any charge in cost or modification in tax structure will oblige us to revise the same.
- Taj Mahal is closed on Friday, LotusTemple is closed on Monday.
- Between 1 July and 30 September each year the Pench / Bandhavgarh/ Kanha and Ranthambore National Parks are closed.
- The cost has been calculated on the basis of base category of rooms and incase of non availability of same, supplement as applicable for higher category of room would be extra.
- Additional Lunch and Dinner (excluding drinks) if opted shall be provided in City Restaurants.
- Best Time to travel – October to March.
- Check-In, Check-out time in Hotels is 12 noon.
- All reservations will be subject to availability of accommodation / air seats.
- This document is a proposal of itinerary / quotation and not a confirmation of booking.

EPIC INDIA DIFFERNCE :

  • Comprehensive pre-departure kit for each destination visited containing detailed and up-to-date information on the local climate, suggested dress, tipping, cultural differences, visa requirements, shopping and a brief history of your destination.
  • Full documentation including copies of your final itinerary
  • Complimentary pass to selected Airport VIP lounges and complimentary to- fro car transfers to UK international airport (when you book international flights with our Platinum package)
  • 24 hour emergency assistance and access to emergency numbers.
  • The best guides, drivers and vehicles throughout touring.
  • Quality control across every aspect of the trip – nothing is left to chance.

TAILOR-MADE ALTERATIONS :

  • You are welcome to suggest changes or alterations such as a more relaxed tour with fewer activities or additional nights at places that may interest you.
  • Tell us about any special interests and we will incorporate them in to your tour schedule.
  • To design you own tour visit our tailor made section

Before booking please refer to our Terms and conditions, FAQ's and Before You Travel section for useful tips and advice

A reminder that you're travelling to India and that although we try to stick to the above itinerary it is subject to change at short notice. Remember to pack your patience and sense of humour!