1 - Delhi
Arrive Delhi. You are received and welcome by Know-Well India Tours representative and transfer to hotel. He will present your travel document. In the afternoon proceed on a tour of the capital city. In old Delhi, visit majestic Red Fort, the historical Chandni Chowk, besides Raj Ghat. In New Delhi visit the Rashtrapati Bhawan, the one-time imperial residence of the British viceroys; the India Gate, a memorial raised in honor of the Indian soldiers martyred during the Afghan war; the Laxminarayan Temple, built by the Birlas, one of India's leading industrial families; Qutab Minar, built by Qutub-ud-din Aibek and the lotus-shaped Baha'i Temple.
Day 2- Delhi - Jaipur
Morning drive to Jaipur en-route visit Neemrana Fort Palace for lunch. Later continue your drive to Jaipur. Upon arrival check - in at hotel. There are many dinner options available to dine out at one of the finest Palace hotels that Jaipur boasts off.
Day 3- Jaipur
Morning excursion to Amber Fort, situated outside the walled city, is perhaps the most beautiful example of Rajasthani forts. You can have the unique experience of riding on elephant back to and from the top of the hill on which the fort is situated. Afternoon sightseeing tour of Jaipur including, City Palace in the heart of Jaipur known for its blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. Not far away is the Central Museum with its large collection of woodwork. Another monument near the City Palace, Jantar Mantar, is the largest of the five observatories built by Sawai Jai Singh-I, the founder ruler of Jaipur. Stop at Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds, a seven storied facade and one of the most picturesque monuments constructed for the royal ladies to watch the royal processions without being seen.
Day 4- Jaipur - Ranthambore
Morning drive to Ranthambore National Park, the former hunting ground of the Maharaja of Jaipur. Arrive by lunch time and check - in at hotel. Generally a visit to Ranthambore means a visit to the tiger reserve. The Ranthambore Park is one of the finest tiger reserves in the country. Afternoon visit Park in jeep/canter to have tête-à-tête with tiger accompanied by naturalist.
Day 5- Ranthambore
Early morning visit the park for bird watching and big animals. Afternoon at leisure. Once again visit the park to meet the tiger.
Day 6- Ranthambore - Agra (Taj Mahal is closed on Friday)
Drive to Agra enroute visiting Keoladeo Bird National Park, Bharatpur. The Park is home to an astonishing range of flora and fauna. A bike or rickshaw ride through the length and breath of this park is an unforgettable experience. Also visit Fatehpur Sikri, the red sandstone city of yesteryears. Continue journey to Agra and arrive by late afternoon.
Day 7- Agra
Morning city sightseeing tour visiting The Taj Mahal, which is entirely made of white marble and its walls are decorated with exquisite pietra dura (stone inlay) work. Also visit Agra Fort (also called the Red Fort), which retains the irregular outline of the demolished mud-wall fort of the Lodis. The Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daula is located in a walled garden overlooking the Yamuna.
Day 8- Agra - Khajuraho
In time transfer to Railway Station to board Shatabdi Express for Jhansi. Arrive Jhansi and drive to Khajuraho visiting Orchha en-route. The Chaturbhuj Temple and Laxmi Narayan Temple are two important religious attractions in Orchha. Arrive Khajuraho by afternoon and check - in at hotel. Later sightseeing tour of Khajurhao Temples. The Western Group has 14 temples. The Chaunsath Yogini, Lalguan Mahadev, Parvati, Varaha, Matangesvara, Lakshmana, Vishvanath and Nandi, Chitragupta, Devi Jagdamba and Kandariya Mahadeo. The Eastern Group consists of seven temples (four Jain and three Hindu). The Parsvanath, Adinath, Shantinath, and Ghantai temples belong to the Jains while the Vamana, Javari and Brahma are Hindu temples.
Day 9- Khajuraho - Bandhavgarh
Drive to Bandhavgarh. Arrive Bandhavgarh and check - in at hotel. Bandhavgarh National Park is a premier wildlife preserve in the Vindhya mountain range of Central India. In afternoon visit park in jeep safari, yet another experience to meet tiger.
Day 10- Bandhavgarh
Morning and afternoon jungle safari. The flora of Bandhavgarh is mainly comprised of moist deciduous forest, though at higher altitudes one may also come across mixed forests.
Day 11- Bandhavgarh - Kanha
Morning jeep safari and later drive to Kanha National Park. The Kanha National park is one of the many fascinating natural destinations of Madhya Pradesh. In the afternoon go on a Safari in the park.
Day 12- Kanha
Morning and afternoon jeep safari in Park. The Kanha National Park is the natural habitat of a number of rare species of plants and animals. The park houses 22 species of mammals and an approximate of 200 species of birds.
Day 13- Kanha - Mumbai
Morning drive to Nagpur airport to board flight for Mumbai. Arrive Mumbai and transfer to hotel. Afternoon sightseeing tour of Mumbai - visit to the Gateway of India-erected to commemorate the landing of King George V and Queen Mary in 1911; Prince of Wales Museum, Jehangir Art Gallery, Marine Drive, Chowpatty beach, Hanging Garden and the Crawford Market
Day 14- Mumbai
Morning excursion to Elephanta Caves, a must for any visitor to India. Mute testimony of the Golden Age in Indian history during the Gupta period and built to honour Lord Shiva. Elephanta is a 3 kms long elongated island, consisting of two hills separated by a valley. The caves with rock-cut figures and carvings are believed to be carved by the sculptors of Ajanta or Udayagiri.
Day 15- Mumbai
This day you will be transferred to the International airport, 3 hours before boarding International flight for your onwards journey.
Our services end at Trivandrum airport.
NOTE :- The itinerary is suggestive and can be customized.