TRIBAL TOUR Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh
Delhi - Raipur - Kanker - Narayanpur - Jagdalpur - Kanger - Kawardha - Kanha - Jabalpur - Bhopal - Sanchi - Agra – Delhi
The Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh Tribal Tour will cover the beautiful monuments built during the medieval India, tribal life of Madhya Pradesh and wildlife treasures sprinkled across Central India. The 16 day long journey, beginning from Delhi, will cover Raipur, Kanker, Kondagaon, Narayanpur, Jagdalpur, Kanger, Kawardha, Kanha, Jabalpur, Bhopal, Sanchi and Agra.
- Guided tour of Delhi- Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Parliament Street and India Gate.
- Visit the tribal regions of Kondagaon and Narayanpur.
- Visit Chitrakote Waterfalls and Anthropological Museum in Jagdalpur.
- Safari tour in Kanger Valley National Park.
- Meeting with the local Bison-Horn Maria tribe.
- 3 Jungle safaris in the Kanha National Park.
- Guided tour of Bhopal- include Taj-UL-Masjid, Bharat Bhawan and Jama Masjid.
- Guided trip to Sanchi.
Day 01: Delhi (Arrival)
Day 02: Delhi - Raipur - Kanker
Day 03: Kanker - Kondagaon - Narayanpur - Kanker
Day 04: Kanker - Jagdalpur
Day 05: Jagdalpur - Kanger Valley National Park - Jagdalpur
Day 06: Jagdalpur - Raipur
Day 07: Raipur - Kawardha
Day 08: Kawardha
Day 09: Kawardha - Kanha National Park
Day 10: Kanha National Park
Day 11: Kanha - Jabalpur – Bhopal (Train)
Day 12: Bhopal
Day 13: Bhopal - Sanchi - Bhopal
Day 14: Bhopal - Agra (Train)
Day 15: Agra
Day 16: Agra- Delhi- Departure
DAY 01: DELHI (ARRIVAL)
Upon arrival, our tour representative will meet you at the Delhi airport and escort you to your pre-booked hotel in Delhi. After relaxing for a few hours, go out on a sightseeing tour of Delhi covering Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Parliament Street and India Gate. Later, return back to the hotel for night stay.
DAY 02: DELHI - RAIPUR - KANKER
Following a leisurely breakfast in the morning, drive to the Delhi airport to board flight to Raipur. Upon arrival, leave by road for Kanker (approximately 3 hour journey). On reaching there, move to the splendid Kanker Palace for night stay.
DAY 03: KANKER - KONDAGAON - NARAYANPUR - KANKER
Today, in the morning, our guides will pick you up and escort you to the tribal regions of Kondagaon and Narayanpur. Post breakfast, leave by road to visit the Keshkal Ghat bordered with the tribal district of Bastar. Later, drive to Kondagaon and Narayanpur, famous for their exquisite Bastar handicrafts. By evening, return back to the Kanker Palace for night stay.
DAY 04: KANKER - JAGDALPUR
Post breakfast in the morning, leave by road for Jagdalpur, the former capital of Bastar. Here, you will get a chance to meet and interact with various tribal groups of Bastar. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to the hotel. Post lunch, go out for a sightseeing tour of Jagdalpur. The places you will visit include Chitrakote Waterfalls and Anthropological Museum. Later, you will be taken to have trysts with the local Bison-Horn Maria tribe and witness their ceremonial dance performances. Later, return back to the hotel for night stay.
DAY 05: JAGDALPUR - KANGER VALLEY NATIONAL PARK - JAGDALPUR
Today, after breakfast, start your journey towards the famous Kanger Valley National Park. The sanctuary is home to a wide variety of wildlife. Later, visit the nearby Stalactite and Stalagmite Caves and the Tirathgarh Waterfalls. By evening, return back to Jagdalpur for night stay.
DAY 06: JAGDALPUR - RAIPUR
A visit to Raipur is on the cards on the 6th day of your tour. Post breakfast in the morning, check out of your hotel and drive to Raipur (4 hours). It is the capital city of Chattisgarh. Upon arrival, check into the hotel. Post lunch, go out on a sightseeing tour of the Mahant Ghasidas Museum. Later, return back to the hotel for night stay.
DAY 07: RAIPUR - KAWARDHA
Today, understanding the lifestyle of the tribal people in Kawardha is on the cards. Post breakfast in the morning, check out of the hotel and leave by road for Kawardha. On reaching Kawardha, check in at the Kawardha Palace for overnight stay.
DAY 08: KAWARDHA
Morning after breakfast, leave for a full-day sightseeing tour covering visits to Radha Krishna Temple, Saroda Reservoir, the enchanting and very famous Bhoramdeo Group of Temples and Lohara Bavli. Later, visit Baiga and Gond tribal villages that give you a clear idea of tribal life of Chhattisgarh. Evening, return to Kawardha Palace for night stay.
DAY 09: KAWARDHA - KANHA NATIONAL PARK
Post breakfast in the morning, check out of the hotel and take a road trip to Kanha National Park, the famous wildlife sanctuary. On reaching, Kanha, check in at the jungle resort. Post lunch, enjoy an exciting jungle safari in the national park. Later, return back for an overnight stay in the resort.
DAY 10: KANHA NATIONAL PARK
Today, spend the entire day in enjoying the wildlife safari at this wildlife sanctuary. On the 10th day, enjoy two jungle safaris (morning and afternoon) to explore the length and breadth of this wildlife sanctuary and watching animals in their natural turf. By evening, return back to the resort for night stay.
DAY 11: KANHA - JABALPUR – BHOPAL (TRAIN)
Today, after breakfast, in the morning, leave by road for Jabalpur. En route, halt for the sightseeing tour at Marble Rocks. The shimmering white rocks located nearby Bedaghat. Later, proceed towards Jabalpur. Upon arrival, drive to the railway station to board train to Bhopal. Overnight journey on board.
DAY 12: BHOPAL
Early morning arrival in Bhopal followed by assisted transfer to the hotel by our tour representative. After a short rest, proceed on a sightseeing tour of Bhopal. The major places you will cover include Taj-UL-Masjid, Bharat Bhawan (the center for visual and performing arts) and the Jama Masjid. Later, return back to the hotel for night stay.
DAY 13: BHOPAL - SANCHI - BHOPAL
Today, you will be taken to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Sanchi, famous for its Buddhist pilgrimage site in Madhya Pradesh. Have breakfast and go out on a full day excursion to Sanchi. The spectacular stupas, monasteries and temples located in Sanchi dates back to the 3rd and the 12th century B.C. Later, you will visit the famous Ashoka Pillar before leaving for Bhopal in the evening. Later, return back to the hotel for night stay.
DAY 14: BHOPAL - AGRA (TRAIN)
The morning is free to relax in the comforts of your room. Post lunch, drive to the Bhopal railway station to board the train to Agra. By evening, arrive in Agra followed by assisted transfer to the hotel for night stay.
DAY 15: AGRA
In the morning, after breakfast, go out for a full day tour of Agra. Start your journey with a visit to the famous Taj Mahal, one of the ‘Seven Wonders of the World’ and an ode to the eternal love of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal. Later, proceed to the majestic Red Fort, a red sandstone edifice and the erstwhile demesne of the Mughal rulers. The fort complex is home to several gardens, halls and palaces. Later, return to the hotel for night stay.
DAY 16: AGRA- DELHI- DEPARTURE
Today is the last day of your Tribal Tour. Post breakfast in the morning, check out of your hotel and leave by road for Delhi. Upon arrival, check in at the hotel to rest and relax. In the evening, drive to the New Delhi airport for onward journey.
Note: This is just a suggested itinerary indicative of what could be possible. We tailor holidays for your specific needs. Contact us if you want modifications so that we could tailor a holiday to suit your need for an unforgettable Holidays.
- Accommodation on bed & breakfast basis based on double/twin occupancy.
- Excursions and touring as specified in itinerary, all on private basis.
- All airport and ground transportation on private basis.
- Driver allowance and all presently applicable taxes.
*Not included: gratuities, visas (if applicable), international or internal flights, meals and drinks not described, items of a personal nature.