Day 1: Arrive Delhi. Check in Hotel Park (Deluxe 5 star) or similar. Remainder of the day free to enable you to sample some of Delhi's avian and historical sights or to just relax and recover after your flight. Typical birds of the city include Black Kite, Laughing and Spotted Doves, Ring-necked Parakeet, Little Swifts, Little Green Bee-eater, Black Drongo, and a variety of shrikes, mynas, bulbuls and babblers. The pretty little Five-striped Palm Squirrel may be seen everywhere. Includes: (D).
Day 2: A full day of sight seeing in Delhi the capital city of India, Delhi is a magnificent city incorporating the historic old city. It sprawls over a vast tract of the Jamuna plain, its population - 13.8 million Delhi was the center of power of the various Muslim dynasties that ruled swathes of the subcontinent from the 12th century onwards. Modern Delhi is really two cities - Old Delhi, Kutub Minar, President House, National Museum & India Gate. Includes: (B).
Day 3: Morning at leisure. Board direct train to Jabalpur. Overnight in the train. Includes: (B).
Day 4: Reach Jabalpur early in the morning and transfer to the hotel Krishna for breakfast. Drive to Kanha check in the Krishna Jungle Resort. Your buffet lunch is ready at pool side. Evening there will be a lecture on Kanha, its flora and fauna, located in the Mandla district of Madhya Pradesh. Kanha National Park is a Tiger Reserve that extends over 1945 sq. km. of undulating country. Elevations range from 450 to 900 meters. A horseshoe shaped valley bounded by the. Spurs of the Mekal ridge gives Kanha an interesting topography. The Surpan River meanders through Kanha's central maidans - grasslands. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Days 5&6: Morning and evening game drive. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 7: Bed tea in your rooms. After breakfast we proceed to Manegao, now tribal village which was relocated from the core area. In the evening those interested in Birding can have a Birding tour on foot, our Naturalist who specializes in Birds will accompany the group. At about 7.30 pm a special Folk Dance of the tribals is arranged at Choupal (meeting place) followed by dinner. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 8: After breakfast we leave for Jabalpur. Lunch at the hotel Krishna Jabalpur. Board a direct train to Delhi at 4:00 pm. Packed dinner will be served in the train. Overnight in the train. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 9: Reach Delhi early in the morning, transfer to Guest House for Day use, fresh n up after breakfast we depart for Corbett National Park. Nestling in the foothills of the Himalayas, Corbett National Park has extremely varied topography and vegetation. This gives it a rich diversity of habitat and natural beauty. Flat valleys are interspersed with hilly ridges and the Park's rolling grasslands known as the 'Chaurs' provide visitors with an excellent view of the animals. The Ramganga River flows through the Park and little forest streams tumble through the ravines. While dense stands of Sal cloak the higher ridges, mixed deciduous forests are found throughout the park. There are over 110 varieties of trees, 51 species of shrubs and over 33 kinds of bamboo and grasses. Overnight in the Tiger Camp. Includes: (B).
Days 10&11: Morning and evening game drive. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 12: We leave by car to Lal Kuan. Depart for Mathura at 6:50 pm by train. Reach Mathura at 4:20 am and drive to Agra, visiting Taj and Red fort. Evening drive to Delhi and check into the hotel. Includes: (B).
Day 13: Departure. End of the service. Includes: (B).
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