Glamping: Leopards and Tigers

from $11900
Duration
Duration:
17 Days / 16 Nights
Type
Type:
Private Tour
Run
Run:
Everyday
Overview

This luxury India trip offers you a lot to do for the outdoor enthusiast. This luxury India trip brings the experience of the wildlife to you, where we move on to such many undisturbed areas where wilderness experience is at its very best. In addition, enjoy the national parks traditionally by jeeps. This experience will bring you the joys of "the simpler life of bygone ages". 

Included
  • Facilitator for assistance on initial arrival and final departure
  • English speaking local guides during sightseeing tour and English speaking Naturalist during Safaris
  • Accommodation at listed hotels in Twin / Double sharing basis
  • 2 Nights accommodation in Jawai at listed hotel on bed and Breakfast basis
  • 2 Nights accommodation in Sujan Jawai Camp on bed and Breakfast basis
  • 1 Night accommodation in Shahpura at listed hotel on bed and Breakfast basis
  • 2 Nights accommodation in Ranthambhore at listed hotel on Full board basis
  • 2 Nights accommodation in Chambal Valley at listed hotel on bed and Breakfast basis
  • 1 Night accommodation in Khajuraho at listed hotel on bed and Breakfast basis
  • 1 Night accommodation in Panna at listed hotel on Full board basis
  • 2 Nights accommodation in Bandhavgarh at listed hotel on Full board basis
  • 2 Nights accommodation in Kanha at listed hotel on Full board basis
  • 1 Night accommodation in Mumbai at listed hotel on bed and Breakfast basis
  • 2 Shared Jeep safari at Ranthambhore National Park 
  • 1 Shared Jeep safari at Panna National Park
  • 2 Shared Jeep safari at Bandhavgarh National Park 
  • 2 Shared Jeep safari at Kanha National Park
  • 1 River Safari and 1 Jeep Safari at Chambal Valley
  • Sightseeing tour to the wonder of the world Taj mahal (closed every Friday)
  • Explore secrets of cooking in Jawai wilderness
  • 01 Bottled mineral  water during long drives 
  • Garlanding upon arrival in India
  • Transportation by Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Monument entrance fee and permits
  • Sightseeing as per the itinerary
  • 1 Wilderness Drives In Jawai
  • Sightseeing tour to Khajuraho
  • Shoe cover at Taj Mahal
  • Taxes
Excluded
  • Meals not mentioned as being included
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Travel insurance
  • International air taxes
  • Beverages with meals
  • Indian Visas
  • Tipping
  • Airfare
Itinerary
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Day 1: Jaipur Arrival

Begin your Luxury India Trip by arriving Rajasthan's beautiful Pink City Jaipur. Jaipur, known as the Pink City because of the colour of the stone used in the walled city, Jaipur's bazaars sell embroidered leather shoes, blue pottery, tie and dye scarves and other exotic wares.

Upon arrival at Jaipur International airport, you will be met by our welcome ambassador and escorted to your hotel where you will be assisted with Check-in.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 2: Jaipur Tour

Breakfast at hotel. Enjoy the full day visit of Jaipur City including the following:

Amber Fort: it was built in 1592 by Raja Man Singh. The fort reflects the Rajput architecture. The fort, sprawls along the Maotha Lake; it consists of a massive complex gateways, stairways, courts and pillared pavilions.

Hawa Mahal (photostop): the palace of the wind (Hawa Mahal) comprises of 953 windows and niche, were made for the ladies of royal family to see the events without being seen.

City Palace: City Palace occupies the center of Jaipur. It now houses the Royal residence and museums with textiles and costumes, armoury, manuscripts, and paintings collections.

Jantar Mantar (Royal Observatory): It is an observatory which was built (1728-34) by king astrologer Jai Singh II. It consists of several instrument, each serves a particular function to give an accurate reading.

Overnight at the hotel.

Day 3: Aravalli Mountain Range Tour

After breakfast transfer to the Jaipur airport to connect flight for Udaipur.

Upon arrival meet with our representative and drive towards Jawai. On arrival check in at luxury camps. A variety of experiences awaits you in this lap of the former kingdoms of Mewar and Marwar.

Rest of time at leisue.


Optionals:

Countryside Trail: A gentle walk through the open breezy expanse of land around camp. The terrain of the walk is suitable for both, leisure and fitness. Along with looking around for signs of animal movement, we get to see farmers working on their land and using traditional techniques of irrigation. For all those who wish to wake up at leisure, this excursion is a perfect way to start the day and feel renewed and active.
Duration: 1 hour

Shepherd's Stroll: The greater Jawai area is country made for walking and Ramblers are guaranteed to have a field day out, to relax and tune those muscles tired by long hours of trains, planes and automobiles. Traditionally, the Rabari shepherds have been nomads and walk for months with their herd. We invite you to take up the unique opportunity to walk around the area with the Rabari’s, who are an interesting and fun loving tribe.
Duration: 2 hours

Overnight stay at luxury camps.

Day 4: Proceeding Aravalli Mountain Range

Trying our best to follow the schedule of our wild neighbours, we recommend an early start to your morning, certainly before the sun is up. Our customised 4x4 jeeps, with a ranger guide on board will convey you expertly to every corner of JAWAI. This is an experience to discover new areas, new animals and create new routes. As wilderness enthusiasts, some of our happiest moments seem to come, when we stumble upon one thing whilst in pursuit of something else.

Jawai Culinaire

Rajasthan is a land of colour and cuisine. JAWAI’s culinary philosophy revolves around the procurement and use of fresh local produce from our organic garden and neighbouring villages. Team of chefs and rangers, possess their own recipes and trade secrets of cooking while living in the wilderness. We would love to exchange with you, our experiences with natural traditional food, drink and celebration.

Ovenight stay at hotel.

Day 5: Shahpura Tour

After breakfast, drive towards Shahpura Bagh. Upon arrival check in at hotel.

A trip into Shahpura reveals the town’s rich multi-cultural vibrancy and its fascinating arts and crafts tradition. Explore the goods on sale in the marketplace. You can get a leather mojari, or local footwear, made to your size. Have a knowledge of the local people's way of life and mingle with farmers and innocent children.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 6: Ranthambore National Park Tour

After breakfast, drive towards Ranthambhore. On arrival check in at hotel.

Ranthambore National Park is a wide wildlife reserve near the town of Sawai Madhopur in Rajasthan, northern India. The Park is home to tigers, leopards and marsh crocodiles.Enjoy the landmarks including the imposing 10th-century Ranthambore Fort, on a hilltop, and the Ganesh Mandir temple.

All meals and Overnight at hotel.

Day 7: Continuing Ranthambore National Park Tour

Today enjoy morning jeep safari at Ranthambhore national park and later enjoy lunch at hotel.

Evening enjoy another Jeep safari at Ranthambhore national park and evening return back to hotel.

Dinner and ovenight stay at hotel.

Day 8: Chambal Valley Tour

After breakfast, check out from hotel and drive to Chambal. Accompanied by experienced local guides and naturalists, explore the Chambal Valley at their own pace: on boats, jeeps, camels or on foot.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 9: Proceeding Chambal Valley Tour

Today we enjoy following activies:

The River Safari

Set against a stunning backdrop, framed by the ravines and sandbanks. The Chambal River are best explored on boats. The gentle pace of the River Safari is designed to provide spectacular sightings of the gharials, muggers and turtles basking in the sun. It is also designed to provide sighting to the many migratory and resident birds flying sorties; and the occasional glimpses of the Gangetic river dolphins breaking surface.

Jeep Safari-Sarus Trail

The Sarus Crane Conservation Reserve starts around one hr drive from the hotel, extending to about 100 km. It is a vast wetland area, scattered by cultivated fields. A plenty of species of wetland birds and raptors are found along the course of this safari.

Overnight stay.

Day 10: Khajuraho Tour

Early morning drive towards Agra and visit Taj Mahal, a UNESCO World heritage site (Closed on Friday). The Taj Mahal has stunning design balance and perfect symmetry. It is also marked by its elegant domes, intricately carved screens and some of the best inlay work ever seen.

Later transfer to Agra Airport to connect flight for Khajuraho. (Mon/Wed/Sat only)

Upon arrival at Khajuraho airport meet with our representative and transfer to the hotel.

Overnight stay.

Day 11: Panna National Park Tour

After breakfast check out from hotel and enjoy sightseeing tour of Khajuraho temples, built between 950 and 1050 AD by the mighty warrior kings of the Chandela dynasty, in a truly inspired burst of creativity. Only 22 temples survive of the 85 originally built. In fact, worship is still done today in the Matangeshwara temple, continuing an unbroken 1000 year tradition.

Drive towards Panna. Upon arrival check in.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 12: Bandhavgarh National Park Tour

Morning enjoy Park sfari at Panna National park and after breakfast check out from hotel and proceed towards Bandhavgarh. Upon arrival check in to the hotel.

Bandavgarh is a long one but gives you an idea of the remoteness and tranquility of Central India. The density of the tiger population is the highest at Bandhavgarh.

On arrival check in to the hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 13: Proceeding Bandhavgarh National Park Tour

Morning and Afternoon Jeep safari at National Park.

Scattered throughout the park, and particularly around the fort, are numerous caves containing shrines and ancient Sankrit inscriptions. The vegetation is chiefly of sal forest in the valleys and on the lower slopes, gradually changing to mixed deciduous forest on the hills and in the hotter, drier areas of the park in the sough and west. Bamboo is found throughout.

Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 14: Welcome Kanha

After breakfast drive towards Kanha, upon arrival check in to the hotel. Rest of time at leisure.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 15: Kanha National Park Tour

Morning and evening Jeep Safari.

Kanha boasts of about 22 species of mammals. Some of the inhabitants of this park are the gaur, the largest of the world's cattle; the sambar, the largest Indian deer; and the chausingha, the only four-horned antelope in the world. Some visitors species include the Nilgai antelope, the sloth bear, the dhole, or Indian wild dog, and an occasional panther. Some 200 species of birds inhabit the park, that includes the cattle egret, black ibis, hawk eagle, crested serpent eagle and various water fowl.

Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 16: Mumbai Arrival

This morning drive towards Nagpur airport and fly to Mumbai.

Upon arrival you will be met by our representative and transferred to the hotel.

Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 17: Final Departure

Morning transfer to the International airport to fly back home.

Prices
  • Taj Rambagh Palace Hotel / Jaipur
  • Sujan Jawai Camp / Aravalli Mountain Range
  • Shahpura Bagh / Shahpura
  • Aman-i-Khas / Ranthambore National Park
  • Chambal Safari Lodge / Chambal Valley
  • The Lalit Temple View Khajuraho / Khajuraho 
  • Pashan Garh Wilderness Lodge / Panna National Park
  • Mahua Kothi Jungle Lodge / Bandhavgarh National Park
  • Banjaar Tola Safari Lodge / Kanha National Park
  • The Taj Mahal Palace & Tower / Mumbai

Prices
October - March
$ 11900 Per Person in triple room
$ 12250 Per Person in double room
$ 20600 One Person Travelling Alone

This tour operates ONLY from October to March
 

Prices

Tour price currency is set to USD but you can pay in Euro or British pound. The prices quoted per person per tour and prices are always updated to ensure you receive the best possible price. Prices are valid all the year, except during Christmas 2019 and New Year 2020.

Children Policy

- 0 - 4.99 Free of Charge

- 5 - 10 pay 25% of tour price

- 11 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price

- 12+ pay full tour price as per adult person

Note: If the tour package includes flights, trains, jungle safari, private monument, an extra supplement will be applicable to the child.

Payment Policy

We are offering you to pay a low down payment of just 10% to keep your place on the tour including hotel room, cruise cabin, domestic flight ticket, and other travel-related services. The remaining balance can be paid only two days prior to your arrival date or in cash upon arrival at the destination to your tour guide. This will give you the chance to book your tour with no risk or any loss.

Tour Cancellation Policy

You may cancel your booking at any time prior to commencement of the tour by notifying us in writing. The cancellation charges shall be as follows:

  • If you cancel before 45 days of tour commencement date, there will be no cancellation fees, except components which require per booking (train, flight and safaris).
  • If you cancel on or before 44-30 days of tour commencement date, 25% of the entire tour price will be charged.
  • If you cancel on or before 29-15 days of tour commencement date, 50% of the entire tour price will be charged.
  • Less than 14 Days before arrival 100% cancellation will be applicable.
Changes By You

If you request any changes to your travel arrangements once we have confirmed a booking, all out of pocket charges, including charges imposed by our suppliers, will be payable by you. If after the commencement of your tour you request any changes to your travel arrangements, we will do our best to implement them, but we cannot guarantee that it will be possible. In the event of such change(s) being made, you will be liable for any cancellation charges that may be levied for the previously booked service and for any costs incurred by us and our suppliers in attempting to secure any revised arrangements. Any name changes must be provided to us in writing and are subject to any airline/ train fees or penalties.

Passports & Visa Fees

All Passengers are responsible for securing proper documentation prior to joining the tour. Passports are required; in addition, travelers are advised to check with local consulates for full details regarding Visa requirements. Please note securing a valid visa for entry is sole responsibility of the traveler.

Flexible cancellation policy

Memphis Tours offers a very flexible cancelation policy in case the government or the airline issues a travel warning from/to your departure country and destination. In the event that this happens, we will be refunding you the amount paid in full. Here at Memphis Tours we prioritize your well-being and safety above anything else and aim that our cancellation policy reflect that.

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