Day 1- Delhi
Arrival at Delhi international airport, our representative would escort you to the hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Afternoon combined sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi. You would be taken to the narrow markets of the old Delhi where you would visit the spice market, wedding market, you will see the Jama Masjid, built in 1650 AD. After that you would be taken to Red fort and Birla temple. You would see the president’s house and the sansad bhavan passing by. You would also visit the Jantar mantar, an astronomical landmark along with the Raj ghat, where the father of the nation “Mahatma Gandhi” was cremated.
Day 3- Delhi – Varanasi
Breakfast at hotel, and then proceed to Varanasi through flight. After reaching Varanasi proceed to Sarnath for afternoon excursion. Sarnath is actually an ancient Buddhist city, where the remains of the Buddhist architecture can be found. It is located at 8 kms from Varanasi. It is also the place where Lord Buddha gave his first sermon after attaining nirvana in Bodh Gaya.
Return to Varanasi.
Evening excursion to the Ghats. You would be made to see the traditional aarti and participate in it. Varanasi grew as an important industrial centre, famous for its muslin and silk fabrics, perfumes, ivory works, and sculpture. Varanasi, the holy city of India, is also known by the name of Kashi and Benaras. It has the traditional importance and if you want to know about the Indian culture and the tradition behind the temples then this place is a must visit. The Ganga Ghats are the most popular pilgrimage spot of Varanasi and if you want to know more about the traditional music and culture, then it is the best place.
Dinner at Hotel
Overnight at Hotel.
Day 4- VARANASI–UMARIA–BANDHAVGARH
Early morning boat ride at the ghats of Varanasi, you would come across many people bathing and worshipping at the holy ghats of Varanasi. It would be such a memorable experience and you would cherish it for lifetime.
Transfer to the hotel for breakfast.
After breakfast, leave for Umaria.
After reaching Umaria, leave for Bandhavgarh by road.
The density of the tiger population at Bandhavgarh is one of the highest known in India. It is located in the hilly north east part of the state of Madhya Pradesh. Apart from tiger, other animals found here are the Nilgai (blue bull), Panther, Wild Boar, Gaur, Chital (spotted deer), Sambar, etc. Rising mining activities around the park are putting the tigers at risk. The badi gufa (cave) has the inscriptions and embossed figures of the ancient time. It carries the Brahmi script and has embossed figures such as tigers, pigs, elephants, and horsemen. The carvings in the cave date back to the Buddhist period and have one of the most well maintained remains.
Overnight at Lodge.
Day 5 – Bandhavgarh
Morning excursion to Bandhavgarh national park, local sightseeing, visits the tribal areas and the local games. In the evening transfer to Umaria to board the flight for Delhi.
Overnight at Hotel after reaching Delhi.
Day 6- Delhi
Board Flight for onward destination.