the spellbinding beauty of Kaziranga and Sunderbans National Park
Kaziranga National Park
Sunderbans National Park
Best time to visit - November to March
Day 1:: Arrive Delhi
Arrival in New Delhi before or after midnight. Overnight in the hotel.
Day 2:: Delhi
Morning free. Afternoon guided tour of New Delhi. Visit India Gate, drive
past President House, Qutab Minar & Humayun's tomb. Overnight in the
Day 3:: Delhi
Morning guided tour of old Delhi covering Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Raj Ghat
etc. After lunch go for shopping or additional sight-seeing. Overnight in
Fly Delhi-Guwahati in the morning and transfer to Kaziranga National Park
(4 hr.). In the evening tribal or Bihu dance by log fire under bamboo grove
along with dinner. Overnight at Wild Grass Resort.
Day 5:: Kaziranga National Park
Wildlife viewing and nature watch in the park. Late afternoon tribal
village visit, Assamese village visit to see silk worm rearing. Dinner and
overnight at Wild Grass.
Day 6:: Kaziranga National Park
Early morning visit to the National Park on elephants (subject to
availability). Late afternoon visit to tea garden and tea factory. British
Raj nostalgia as dinner is served in a tea garden bungalow. Overnight at
Day 7:: Kaziranga-Guwahati-Bagdogra- Kalimpong
Drive to Guwahati to connect flight to Bagdogra at noon. Arrive Bagdogra
and drive to Kalimpong. Overnight in Hotel Himalaya or similar.
Day 8:: Kalimpong
Morning at leisure. Afternoon guided tour of Kalimpong. Overnight in Hotel
Himalaya or similar.
Day 9:: Kalimpong-Siliguri-Calcutta
Morning rafting on river Teesta and drive down to Siliguri. Connect
overnight train to Calcutta at 2000 hr. Overnight in the train.
Day 10:: Calcutta
Arrive Calcutta and transfer to the hotel. Full day guided tour of
Calcutta. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 11:: Calcutta-Sunderbans National Park
Departure from Calcutta to Basanti port (3 ½ hr.). Cruise to
Sajnekhali by a dedicated motorised launch (2 ½ hr.). Overnight in the
launch. Dinner & night stay on the boat.
Day 12:: Sunderbans National Park
Full day cruise through mangrove creeks for wildlife viewing & birding.
Lunch on boat. Anchor at Sajnekhali by sunset. Slide show (optional) on
wildlife in Mangrove Interpretation Centre in the evening with tea &
snacks. Dinner & night stay on the boat.
Day 13:: Sunderbans-Calcutta
Morning visit in cycle rickshaws to Rangabeloa Tagore Society to see the
rural development project. Return to Basanti by the afternoon. Transfer to
Calcutta by car. Overnight in a hotel.
Day 14:: Calcutta-Delhi-onward destination
Fly Calcutta-Delhi in the morning. Day free in Delhi. Transfer to the
airport to connect flight to onward destination.
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