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Wildlife in Rajasthan



This itinerary is combination of cultural exploration and wildlife encounters. While we have a close look at various cultures: ancient, medieval and Modern. Mughal and Rajput highlights at Agra and Jaipur, famous erotic temples of Khajuraho. Medieval town of Orcha and the eternal city of Varanasi. The antiquity of Varanasi can be traced back at least the middle of first millennium B.C. At the same time we visit some of the best National parks (wildlife sanctuaries). Sariska, Ranthambore and Bandhavgarh are among the best wildlife sanctuaries which are natural habitats of various species including that of Tiger, and the Bharatpur's birds paradise.




21 Days


Sep - Apr


Delhi - Sariskar - Jaipur - Ranthambore - Bharatpur - Agra - Orcha - Khajuraho - Bandhavgarh - Rewa - Varanasi - Delhi 

Morning arrive Delhi and transfer to hotel. Afternoon combined guided tour of Old and New Delhi includes Jammia Masjid Mosque, Cycle rickshaw ride through Chandni chowk, Red Fort, drive through India Gate and Parliament house. And finally explore Qutab Minar and Humayuns Tomb.

DAY 02.   DELHI – SARISKA Drive 239 Km 
Morning depart and drive to Sariska, formerly built as park for hunting by a local maharaja. This Tiger reserve is over 800 sq. km. in size, largely made up of wooded hills, grassy valleys and
surrounded by barren mountains. Besides Tiger, the reserve habitat Leopard, Sloth Bear,Caracal, Mongoose and many more. Bird’s population includes White Blacked Vulture, Quail and Bee Eater etc. Afternoon game drive. Overnight hotel.                     

DAY 03.   SARISKA - JAIPUR Drive 111 Km 
Morning a short drive to Jaipur, en-route visit
Amber fort, built by Maharaja Man Singh (1592 -1615 AD.) climb up to fort out on ornamented elephants to advance the massive gates and the monuments. Arrive Jaipur and check in at Hotel. Afternoon visit Hawa Mahal constructed in 1799. This five storey building, overlooking the main street of the bustling old city, is a stunning example of Rajput artistry, with pink, delicately honeycombed sandstone windows. City Palace, in the heart of the old city, the outer wall was built by Jai Singh, but other additions are much more recent, some dating from the start of the 20th century. Jantar Mantar an observatory begun by Jai Singh in 1728. The Jaipur observatory is the largest and best preserved of the five he built and was restored in 1901and Market. 

Morning depart and drive to Ranthambore. Arrive and check in at hotel / tourist lodge for three nights.

Ranthambore blends history of Rajput velour with scenic natural beauty and is an ideal gateway for a quiet holiday. Even though in ruins, its palaces, temples and cenotaphs are well worth a visit for a romantic stroll into Rajasthan's valorous past. It has been a witness to the rise and fall of many rulers and a series of battle scenes. Ranthambore is one of the best Tiger reserves in India spread over 410 sq. km. There are 40 tigers in this park with good chances of sitting. It was one of the favorite hunting areas of Jaipur Maharajas. This park also has a large population of Panthers, which are the second largest predators of the forest, marsh crocodiles are found around the lake and other predators here are hyenas, jackals, jungle cats even caracal to have been recorded. Sambar, chital, nilgai, wild boar, chinkara are among the other animals found here. Ranthambore is also rich in bird life, which include bonelli’s eagle, crested serpent eagle, great Indian horned owl, gray partridge, sandgrouse, quail and many more. 

Morning depart and drive to Bharatpur to visit Keoladeo Ghana National Park, once the shooting reserve of royalty, and most spectacular water bird Sanctuary, a wonder of the natural world populated with 350 species of birds including number of immigrants from Central Asia and Siberia. This national park is situated at 370 Mt. above sea level, beside is the wet land for which it is famous, contains various other habitats from woodland, scrub and pasture to denuded saline patches.
Of the remnants of the royal past remains the marvelous Bharatpur Palace housing a rich repository of a large number of ancient exhibits that date back to the early 15th century.  

DAY 08.   BHARATPUR – AGRA Drive 56 Km
Morning explore the bird sanctuary by cycle rickshaw. Later in the morning drive to Agra, en route visit the abandoned city of Akbar at Fatehpur Sekri. Arrive Agra and check in at hotel for two nights.

Full day to explore the
Taj Mahal “the poetry on marbles”, Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daula built over the years 1622 and 1628 by  Nur Jahan, the favorite queen of Jahangir in the memory of her father. Afternoon explore the Agra Fort built by emperor Akbar as his citadel over the year of 1565 - 73 AD. 

DAY 10.   AGRA – JHANSI Train JHANSI – ORCHA Drive 16 Km 
Transfer to Agra railway station in time to board Jhansi bound train, arrive Jhansi and drive to Orcha. Arrive and check in at hotel for overnight. Orcha is situated at the banks of river Betwa, is a medieval city of Bundela rulers (16th and 17th century) retain much of their pristine perfection.

DAY 11.   ORCHA  - KHAJURAHO Drive 170 Km
After breakfast depart and drive to Khajuraho. Arrive and check-in at hotel for two nights.

Full day to explore the famous Temples of Khajuraho (built in 950-1050 ad) the India’s unique gift to the world, representing as they are paean to life, to love, to joy; perfect in excursion and sublime in expression. Life in every forms and mood has been captured in stone.

Drive to Bandhavgarh wildlife sanctuary. This national park  (spread over 448 sq. km.) is the habitat of different forms of wild life such as Deer, Panther, Samber, Wild Boar and Bison. The sanctuary is equally rich in bird life, boasting over 200 species. Arrive and check in at lodge / hotel for three nights. 

DAY 14 & 15.   IN BANDHAVGARH  Two full days to enjoy various Game drives by jeeps.

DAY 16.   BANDHAVGARH – REWADrive 115 Km
Morning depart and drive to Rewa, a typical Indian town. Arrive and check in at hotel.

DAY 17.   REWA – VARANASI Drive 235 Km
Morning depart and drive to Varanasi, holy pilgrimage center for Hindus with old temples and cremations Ghats. Arrive and check in at hotel.

Varanasi, or Benaras, (also known as Kashi) is one of the oldest living cities in the world, prominence in Hindu mythology is virtually unrivalled. Mark twain, the English author and litterateur, who was enthralled by the legend and sanctity of Benaras, once wrote: "Beneras is older than history, older than tradition, older even than legend and looks twice as old as all of them put together ". According to the 'Vamana Purana', the Varuna and Assi rivers originated from the body of Primordial person at the beginning of time itself. The tract of land lying between them is believed to be 'Varanasi', the holiest of all pilgrimages. The word 'Kashi' originated from the word 'kas' which means to shine. Steeped in tradition and mythological legacy, Kashi is 'original ground' created by Shiva and Parvati upon which they stood at the beginning of time.  

Early morning (at sunrise) boat trip to witness ritual bathing, later stroll through the narrow streets, full of beautiful temples and colorful shops. Afternoon visit Sarnath, it is the site where Lord Buddha preached his first sermon "Maha-Dharma-Chakra Pravartan" (in Buddhist terminology, 'turned the wheel of the law') after his enlighten. Sarnath is one of the richest in Buddhist antiquities ranging date from the times of Ashoka down to the 12th century AD. Ashoka built here the Dharmarajika stupa and near it erected a pillar surmounted by the magnificent capital of four adorsed lions, which today forms the national emblem of India.                               

DAY 19.   VARANASI – DELHI  Night Train
Morning orientation tour of the city.  Afternoon transfer to Varanasi railway station in time to board an overnight train for Delhi.

Morning arrive Delhi and transfer to hotel. Rest of the day at leisure for personal exploration.

DAY 21.   DEPARTURE  Transfer to airport for onward / homeward journey.  

Name of the Sanctuary / Park Area sq. km Season Main Wildlife
Desert National Park 3126 All year Desert cat, Fox, Caracal Gazelle and birds.
Keoladeo Ghana National Park 28 All Year Waterffowl, Black Buck, Cheetal, Neelgai, Sambar, Cat, Jungle Cat, Mangoose and Pythons. A water bird sanctuary famous for nesting colonies of Storks, Egrets and Cranes.
Sariska National Park 498 Nov – Jun Tiger, Panther, Jungle Cat, Clivets, Sambar, Porcupine, Neelgai, Four Horned Antelope.
Ranthambore National Park 392 Oct – Jun Tiger, Panther, Sloth Bear, Civet, Sambar, Chital, Chinkara, Muggar (Crocodile).

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