Day 01 Arrival at Delhi
You will be picked up at Delhi International airport and provided
transfer to the hotel. A welcome drink followed by Indian cuisine for
dinner awaits you at the hotel. You will be given the full details of
your wildlife travel package at dinner. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 02 Delhi
After breakfast, you go on a sightseeing tour of Delhi, the capital of
India. The first half of the tour concentrates on Old Delhi relics such
as the Red Fort, the old sprawling markets of Chandni Chowk and Jama
Masjid. After lunch, the latter half of the tour concentrates on New
Delhi monuments such as Rashtrapati Bhavan (President's Residence),
Parliament House, India Gate, Qutub Minar, Birla Temple and modern
shopping hub of Delhi known as Connaught Place. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 03 Sariska
After breakfast, drive to Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary, where you can opt
for either elephant safari or jeep safari. A large variety of
terrestrial and avian fauna including tigers and a number of birds can
be found here. Overnight stay at the Sariska wildlife resort.
Day 04 Jaipur
In the early morning, drive to Jaipur after breakfast. Check in at the
hotel and have lunch. In the latter half of the day, go on an excursion
to Amber fort, where you will enjoy the elephant ride from the foothills
to the Fort gate. The fort has some beautiful courtyards and palaces to
see. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 05 Jaipur
In the morning, go on a guided sightseeing tour of Jaipur, the Pink
City. The highlights of the tour are City Palace and its museum, Hawa
Mahal and Jantar Mantar. In the afternoon, explore the markets of Clock
Tower and Sardar Market for famous handicrafts of Jaipur such as
handmade block-printed textiles, enameled blue pottery and tie and dye
apparels. You can also try traditional Rajasthani cuisine such as Dal
Bati, Churma and Bajare Ki roti at Rajasthani Village. Overnight stay at
Day 06 Ranthambore
After breakfast, drive to Ranthambore National Park. Take a short halt
at a hotel in Sawai Madhopur to freshen up and have lunch. You will
embark on a jeep safari from here and explore the forests of Ranthambore
to spot the wildlife here such as tigers, monkeys, langurs, alligators
and hundreds of bird species. Overnight stay at the Ranthambore wildlife
Day 07 Bharatpur
In the morning, drive to Bharatpur bird sanctuary, which is considered
a paradise for bird watchers. There are about 400 species of birds
identified here including migratory birds such as the Siberian Cranes.
In the evening, drive to Agra. Overnight stay at the hotel in Agra.
Day 08 Agra
Visit Taj Mahal early in the morning, which looks beautiful and
glistening in the rays of the morning sun, washed by the dew drops all
night. The other highlights of the day are Agra Fort and Tomb of
Itmad-ud-Daulah. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 09 Fatehpur Sikri
In the morning, go on an excursion to Fatehpur Sikri, which is 40 km
from Agra. Built by Emperor Akbar, the city was meant to be his capital
but had to be deserted in a few years, due to the scarcity of water. The
highlights of the place are Tomb of Sheikh Salim Chisti, Buland Darwaza,
Panch Mahal, Jodha Bai Palace and Diwan-e-Khas along with many other
monuments. In the evening, drive to Delhi. Overnight stay at the hotel
Day 10 Delhi
After farewell breakfast, you will visit famous Chhatarpur Temple and
then get the transfer to the airport, where you can board the flight to
your onward destination.