Central India Tiger and tribal Tour of 13 nights and 14 days will offer you a chance to explore the wildlife as well as the tribal community of the region. During the tour you are going to embark on wildlife safaris at Bandhavgarh National Park, Kanha Tiger Reserve and at Jagdalpur. You are also going to observe the lifestyle of the Bastar community at Kawardha, Kanker and Jagdalpur. The itinerary also includes a visit to the popular attractions of Delhi, Agra and Rajim.
This is just a suggested itinerary indicative of what could be possible. We tailor holidays for your specific needs. Contact us if you want modifications so that we could tailor a holiday to suit your need for an unforgettable India tour.
Tours to Delhi’s attractions like Raj Ghat, Jama Maszid etc.
Visit to the popular Taj Mahal in Agra
Wildlife safari into the Bandhavgarh National Park
An elephant and jeep safari in the Kanha Tiger Reserve
Observe the tribal’s lifestyle at Kawardha and Kanker
Observe Bastar’s, a tribal community from close quarters at Jagdalpur
Shop for handicrafts made by the local craftsmen of Jagdalpur
Wildlife viewing at Kanger Valley National Park and Indravati National Park
Halt at Rajim, the ‘Varanasi of Chhattisgarh’, popular for its ancient temples
DAY 01 : ARRIVAL IN DELHI
Central India Tiger and Tribal Tour starts from Delhi. Our representative welcomes you and assists you in smooth transfer to the hotel and stay overnight.
DAY 02 : DELHI SIGHTSEEING
Leave for a full day city sightseeing tour after breakfast. Start with a visit to Raj Ghat, the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi and proceed to Jama Masjid, India’s largest mosque and the striking Red Fort. After lunch, depart for Agra by road. Transfer to hotel upon arrival check-in the hotel and stay overnight.
DAY 03 : AGRA – UMARIA
After breakfast, go to city sightseeing tour that includes a visit to the spectacular Taj Mahal and Agra Fort, UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Later, transfer to the railway station to board onward train to Umaria, the next destination in Central India Tiger and tribal tour. If you want then you can visit the popular ancient temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple is quite close to the railway station. Stay overnight in hotel.
DAY 04 : UMARIA – BANDHAVGARH
Arrive at Umaria early morning and then proceed for a road journey to Bandhavgarh National Park, a must visit in Wildlife Tours to Central India as it is one of the most well-known national parks of the county. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel and rest for a while. After lunch, take a jeep safari to the park and enjoy game viewing. The park is home to around 22 mammal species and around 250 avifauna species. Evening return back and stay overnight in hotel.
DAY 05 : BANDHAVGARH – KANHA
Central India Tiger and tribal tour now takes you to the world famous Kanha Tiger Reserve, one of the major wildlife sanctuaries in Madhya Pradesh. First, leave for an early morning safari to Bandhavgarh National Park for wildlife viewing before driving to Kanha (240 kms/ 6 hrs). At Kanha national park, you can find Barasingha, 12 horned deer in abundance. Upon arrival, transfer to hotel and stay overnight.
DAY 06 : KANHA
Today, you have the whole day to enjoy the thrilling company of birds and animals at Kanha Tiger Reserve. Take an exciting elephant ride into the jungle and enjoy game viewing. Halt for lunch for a while and later take another jeep safari into the vast dense forest to view a vast variety of birds and animals. Evening return back and stay overnight in hotel.
DAY 07 : KANHA– KAWARDHA
Today, you proceed on a tribal tour of the central part of India with a visit to Kawardha. Morning at leisure at Kanha and later, drive to Kawardha. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel and rest for a while. Later, visit the tribal villages nearby. Observe the local’s lifestyle and the other daily activities. Stay overnight in hotel.
DAY 08 : KAWARDHA – KANKER
Kanker is the next stopover in tour. Morning, drive to Kanker (251 kms/ 7 hrs) and check-in to a hotel. If time and energy permits, you can explore the surroundings on foot. Stay overnight in hotel.
DAY 09 : KANKER – JAGDALPUR
Central India Tiger and tribal tour now proceeds to Jagdalpur that lies at the heart of the Bastar tribal area. Check-out from hotel and drive to Jagdalpur (120 kms/ 3 hrs). Upon arrival, check-in to hotel and later in the evening, leave for a city sightseeing tour covering the anthropological museums and other tourist interest places of Jagdalpur. Stay overnight in hotel.
DAY 10 : JAGDALPUR
After breakfast, leave for a full day visit to the various tribal villages of Jagdalpur. Here, interact with numerous local tribes and witness their fascinating culture from close quarters. Stay overnight in hotel.
DAY 11 : JAGDALPUR
On the third day of your stay in Jagdalpur, learn more about the exquisite traditional arts and crafts of Bastar. Visit the local markets and other centers of art in the area that display several creations of arts and crafts produced by local craftsmen. Stay overnight in hotel.
DAY 12 : JAGDALPUR
Today, we take you to the wildlife belt of Jagdalpur during your tribal tour. You have the whole day to explore the lush green landscape of the tribal district and witness the thrilling antics of fascinating wildlife from close quarters. You are going to visit Spend. Stay overnight in hotel.
DAY 13 : JAGDALPUR – RAIPUR
Raipur is the next destination in your Central India Tiger and tribal tour. Leave for Raipur by road (220 kms/ 5 hrs) while stopping at Rajim, en route for sightseeing. The city is popularly called the ‘Varanasi of Chhattisgarh’. You can visit the beautiful ancient temples here. Upon arrival, transfer to hotel If you want then you can explore the surroundings on foot. Stay overnight in hotel.
DAY 14 : RAIPUR – DELHI
Central India Tiger and Tribal tour ends today and you depart for the airport, after breakfast to board a flight to Delhi. Our representative meets you upon arrival and city sightseeing tour which will include the major tourist attractions of the city or if you want then you can visit the popular markets for last minute shopping. After dinner, proceed to the airport or the railway station to board the onward flight/ train.