Golden Triangle and Wildlife Tour with Nepal
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Upon arrival at Delhi International airport meet with our representative and transfer to the hotel. If time permit we will have half day city sightseeing tour of Delhi. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 02: Delhi - Kathmandu
Morning transfer to the international airport to board the flight for Kathmandu. Upon arrival at Kathmandu airport meet with our company representative and transfer to the hotel. After fresh-n-up we will visit the famous Pashupatinath temple. This is the place where holy sadhus pray and cremations on the Bagmati River are carried out. While you are not allowed into the temple if you are not a Hindu, the grounds surrounding the temple usually have a fascinating crowd of the faithful. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Kathmandu
Morning after breakfast we will go for an excursion to the city of Patan, also known as Lalitpur, the city of beauty is separated from Kathmandu only by the Bagmati River and is the second largest town in the valley. Lalitpur is fragmented from other cities due to its substantive architectural ancient masterpieces. Patan's central Durbar Square is absolutely packed with temples: It's an architectural center point with a far greater concentration of temples per sq. meter than in Kathmandu or Bhaktapur. Within the city also lies the Tibetan refugee center, home to most of the valley's Tibetan population. While technically refugees, the Tibetans are some of the wealthiest people in the valley because of the carpet industry they operate. For those looking to bring home a fine Tibetan carpet, this is the place to shop. Later we will visit Swayambhunath the golden spire of the 5th-century Swayambhu stupa is adorned with a colorful fluttering of prayer flags; it crowns a hill overlooking the Kathmandu Valley and offers fantastic views over the city of Kathmandu. Swayambhunath is one of the most recognizable symbols in Nepal and the painted eyes of Buddha watch all who ascend the worn stone steps.
Day 04: Kathmandu - Chitwan
Today we will leave for the Chitwan National Park famous for the Rhinos and is a UNESCO world heritage site. Chitwan National Park is located about 146 km from the capital city Kathmandu with a traveling distance of 06 hrs. Situated in the foothills of Churia ranges is the first national park of Nepal. About 56 species of mammals are found in Chitwan including the one-horned rhinoceros, Royal Bengal tiger, rhesus monkey, langur, deer, leopard, gaur, wild boar, wild dog and wild cat and about 49 species of amphibians and reptiles are found in Royal Chitwan national park including the endangered long snouted gharial, marsh mugger crocodile and python. The Chitwan National Park is also very rich in avian life and about 539 species of birds have been recorded here. Some of these are the summer migrant birds like paradise flycatcher, Indian pitta and parakeets etc. during, while winter birds include waterfowl, Brahminy ducks, pintails, bar-headed geese, cormorants and migratory birds from Siberia etc.
Day 05: Chitwan National Park
Today we will enjoy our full day wildlife activities in Chitwan National Park. During our Jungle activities in Chitwan we will be enjoying Jeep safaris and boat safaris which provide an excellent opportunities for birding and a great chance to see four kinds of deer, rhinoceros, monkeys, sloth bear, gaur and many other smaller mammals. In the evening enjoy the tribal dance with bonfire offered by the resort. Overnight stay at wildlife resort.
Day 06: Chitwan - Kathmandu - Delhi
After an early breakfast we will leave for Kathmandu. Upon reaching transfer to the Tribhuvan airport to board the flight for Delhi. Upon arrival at Delhi International airport meet with our representative and transfer to the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07: Delhi - Jaipur
After breakfast we will leave for Jaipur, the capital city of Rajasthan, famous as the pink city. Jaipur known for its massive forts, opulent havelis beautiful lakes, the colourful paintings, its marble art and crafts. The history of Jaipur takes us about 300 years back in time, when the Mughal Empire in India was on its decline. Upon Reaching Jaipur, check into a hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 08: Jaipur
Today we will have full day sightseeing tour of this pink city, starting from a magnificent visit to the Amber Fort. Amber Fort was the capital of this state long time ago. Visit the Sheesh Mahal or the Hall of Victory glittering with mirrors. Later in the afternoon, we will take a guided sightseeing tour of Jaipur city. The city of Jaipur was painted in pink colour a century ago in honour of a visiting prince. Ever since, Jaipur has retained this pink colour. Built by Maharaja Jai Singh, a notable astronomer, this city is 260 years old. While in Jaipur, visit Maharaja's City Palace, the Observatory and Ram Niwas Gardens. Drive past the Hawa Mahal. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 09: Jaipur - Ranthambhor
Today after breakfast at the hotel we will check out and leave for the Tiger country for Ranthambhore. It will take about 4 hrs to reach Ranthambhore from Jaipur. Ranthambhore National park is situated and the ridge of the Aravalis and Vindhyas hill range. Upon reaching Ranthambhore check into the wildlife resort. Our representative will meet you at the resort and assist you about your wildlife excursion in Ranthambhore. After lunch we will be ready to explore Ranthambhore first time board a 4X4 wheel vehicle. Later return to the resort for overnight stay.
Day 10: Ranthambhore
Today we will start our day a little early with wake call followed by a cup of tea and then we will be ready to Ranthambhore national to enjoy our morning Jeep safari to the national park. After watching a lot wild lives, we will return to the lodge. Get fresh-n-up and enjoy the buffet breakfast served by the resort. After breakfast it time to visit the resort library and enjoy the guide books about the wildlife of Ranthambhore. After lunch we will again board the vehicle to enter to the national park for our afternoon shift. In the evening return to the resort for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 11: Ranthambhore
We will be continue with our wildlife exploration in Ranthambhore for the third consecutive days and will extend our list of wildlife. During our wildlife exploration to the Ranthambhore national park we will be counter with following wildlife species like the royal Bengal tiger, Leopard, Caracal, Leopard Cat, Fishing Cat and the Jungle Cat). Besides the big cats, the other large predators found in Ranthambhore include Sloth Bear, Striped Hyena, Wolf, Wild dog, Jackal, Indian Fox, Palm Civet, Small Indian Civet, Common Indian Mongoose, Small Indian Mongoose, Ratel, Marsh Crocodile and the Indian Python. There are two species of Antlers, namely the Spotted Deer and the Sambar Deer, and two kinds of Antelopes, namely the Indian Gazelle and the Blue bull etc.
Day 12: Ranthambhore – Bharatpur
After breakfast we will leave for the Bharatpur bird sanctuary also known as Keoladeo Ghana National Park. Bharatpur bird sanctuary is famous for the nesting of indigenous water- birds as well as migratory water birds and waterside birds and about more than 300 avian species have been recorded in the sanctuary. The sanctuary is inhabited by the migratory birds who come from as far away as Siberia and Central Asia and spend their winters in Bharatpur, before returning to their breeding grounds. Hence winter is perfect time. Migratory birds at Bharatpur bird sanctuary include, several species of Cranes, Pelicans, Geese, Ducks, Eagles, Hawks, Shanks, Stints, Wagtails, Warblers, Wheatears, Flycatchers, Buntings, Larks and Pipits etc. Upon arrival check into the hotel. In the afternoon we will go for a rickshaw ride to the national park for bird watching. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 13: Bharatpur - Agra
Today we will start our day at little early visiting the sanctuary again and enjoy the guided rickshaw ride. Later return to the hotel for breakfast. After breakfast we will leave for our next destination Agra. On our way to Agra we will stop to visit Fatehpur sikri. Fatehpur Sikri was built during 1571 and 1585. Fatehpur Sikri is one of the finest examples of Mughal architectural splendour at its height. Though the city is in ruins, it is a place to visit if once. Further we will continue drive to Agra. Upon reaching transfer to the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 14: Agra - Delhi
Today we will visit the famous Taj Mahal at dawn. Taj Mahal was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as a memorial to his queen Mumtaz Mahal, made out of white marble took 22 years to complete (1630-1652 AD). Later visit Agra fort. Built principally as a military establishment by Akbar in 1565, the red sandstone Agra fort was partially converted into a palace during Shah Jahan's time. Though the principal structure was built by Akbar. Later in the evening drive to Delhi. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 15: Departure
Transfer to the International airport to board the flight for onward destination.
Tour & services Ends.