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Tour Name : Verdant Odyssey
Duration : 12 Nights / 13 Days
Places Covered : Delhi – Amarkantak – Dindori – Kanha National Park – Mandla – Jabalpur – Indore – Dhar – Mandu – Jhabua – Indore
Tour Itinerary :
Day 01 : New Delhi : On arrival at the airport you will be received and transferred to hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.
Day 02 : Jabalpur-Amarkantak : You will be transferred to the to the airport to board the flight for Jabalpur. On arrival idrive straight to Amarkantak. On arrival check-in your hotel. Overnight at the hotel. Tour Enquiry
Day 03 : Amarkantak-Dindori-Amarkantak : Drive straight to Dindori- a village with exclusive Gound tribes. This is tribal country and we’ve arranged for you to meet some of the tribal people in their homes. It will be a wonderful opportunity to interact with them and learn something about their culture.
Day 04 : Kanha National Park : Drive straight to Kanha National Park and on arrival check-in the jungle resort. Here too are forest tribal people in their natural habitat. In the evening enjoy the tribal folk dances and music around the born fire.
Day 05 : Kanha National Park : Move out for the jungle gypsy safari deep inside the national park. Those most easily spotted are TIGER, Indian hare, Indian wild dog, the Stripped Palm Squirrel, Common langur, Jackal, Wild Pig, Chital or Spotless deer, Barasingha or Swamp deer, Sambar and black Buck. After lunch move out once again for the jungle gypsy safari. In the evening walk around the nearby tribal villages. Family members will be happy to interpret and explain the folklore and tradition of the State they once ruled. They will also introduce you to a performance of the traditional music and dance of the region. Tour Enquiry
Day 06 : Mandla : Drive straight to Mandla and on arrival check-in your hotel. You will be taken to the spread out villages. We’ll visit a ‘haat’ (weekly market) where you can enjoy a slice of local life. Also visit the old Mandla fort (Fort of a Tribal King). After lunch at the hotel, explore the town, or relax and do your own thing.
Day 07 : Jabalpur : Drive straight to Jabalpur-the marble city and on arrival we shall visit the Madan Mahal Fort (Fort of the Tribal King) the Bheraghat (the marble rocks at Bheraghat rise to a hundred feet on either side of the river Narmada). Take the romantic boat ride over the river Narmada (a wonderful experience). We’ve planned a leisurely picnic lunch at the popular Dhooandhar Falls. Just relax – enjoy the falls and the lush vegetation. In the evening you will be transferred to the railway station to board the train for Indore. Overnight train journey.
Day 08 : Indore-Mandu : On arrival at Indore, you will be picked up and then drive straight to Dhar -the former Princely State. On arrival you will be checking in the Palace of Dhar for your night stay. Rest of the day to relax in the tranquil environment. Tour Enquiry
Day 09 : Jhabua : Drive straight to Jhabua en-rote visit Mandu. (Situated on the height of 2000 ft. Mandu was originally the fort capital of the Parmar rulers of Malwa. Visit the various fort complex of this wonderful place. While driving from Mandu to Jhabua you will come across many tribal areas, you can stop for a while to take pictures. On arrival at Jhabua check-in your hotel.
Day 10 : Jhabua : You will be taken to the homes of the innocent tribal people where you can interact with them and experience their way of living. Tour Enquiry
Day 11 : Indore : Drive straight to Indore. On arrival check-in your hotel. In the evening move in the old markets of Indore and enjoy some unique delicacies of Indore available at Rajwada market.
Day 12 : Departure : The day at your discretion. At an appropriate time you will be transferred to the railway station/airport to board the train/flight for your onward journey.
Day 13 : Departure : The day at your discretion. At an appropriate time you will be transferred to the Raipur railway station/airport to board the train/flight for your onward journey. The TourEnds. Tour Enquiry