Jungle Book Itinerary

17 Days / 16 Nights

Day 1: Arrive Delhi
On arrival at Delhi, we will be met and escorted to the hotel for an overnight stay.

Overnight at the Hotel Taj Palace

Day 2: Exploring Delhi
After breakfast, experience the combined charm of Old and New Delhi.
Enjoy a Welcome dinner at the hotel.

Overnight at the Hotel Taj Palace (B, D)

Day 3: Delhi – Kalka (By Train) – Shimla
After early breakfast, we drive to the Delhi railway station to board the train to Kalka.

Drive to Shimla (4 hour)

On arrival, we check in to The Oberoi Cecil. In 1885, when Kipling family came to Shimla, they stayed in the Tendrils cottage in the Cecil Estate.

Overnight is at the Hotel The Oberoi Cecil

Day 4: Shimla
Today after breakfast, we head out to find traces of Rudyard Kipling in Shimla with an eminent personality from Shimla.

Overnight is at the Hotel The Oberoi Cecil

Day 5: Shimla - Delhi
Get introduced to the “Shimla Toy Train”. 

Overnight at the Hotel Taj Palace (B, L)

Day 6: Delhi – Bhopal (Flight)
After breakfast at the hotel, we visit the National Museum.
Later, we will be transferred to the airport to board the flight to Bhopal.

Overnight at the Hotel Jehan Numa Palace (B)

Day 7: Bhopal – Excursion to Sanchi & Bhimbetka
After breakfast at the hotel, we leave for the excursion to Bhimbetka to view the rich collection of prehistoric paintings in South Asia.

After Lunch, we visit Sanchi known for its Stupas, monasteries, temples and pillars dating from the 3rd century B.C. to 12th century A.D. 

Overnight at the Hotel Jehan Numa Palace (B)

Day 8: Bhopal – Jabalpur (By Train) – Bandavgarh ((190 kms / 4 hrs)
With packed breakfast, we drive to the Bhopal railway station to board the train to Jabalpur.

Drive to Bandavgarh and check into the lodge.
In the evening enjoy a talk on Wild life.

Overnight at the Kings Lodge.(B,L,D)

Day 9: Bandhavgarh
Nestled among the picturesque Vindhya and Satpura ranges, this is one of India's most beautiful national parks.

Morning and afternoon will be well spent on an intriguing jungle game drive in the National Park as we discover the mysteries of wildlife.

Overnight at the Kings Lodge.(B,L,D)

Day 10: Bandavgarh – Kanha National Park (260Kms/6hour)
After an early morning jungle safari we bid farewell to Bandhavgarh and drive to Kanha. Late afternoon, we enjoy a Nature Walk and a Tribal Village walk.

Overnight at the Kanha Earth Lodge.(B,L,D)

Day 11: Kanha National Park
Enjoy Morning and afternoon Jeep Safari.

Overnight at the Kanha Earth Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 12: Kanha – Pench (200Kms/5hrs)
We enjoy a morning jeep safari and later drive to Pench.
Check in to the hotel.

Overnight at the Tuli Tiger Corridor (B,L,D)

Day 13: Pench
Panna National Park is located along the banks of the Ken River. The romance & adventure of Pench is still as beautiful as described by Rudyard Kipling. Here, we invite you to follow the footsteps of Kipling in the Land of Jungle Book.

Enjoy Morning and afternoon Jeep Safari.

Overnight at the Tuli Tiger Corridor (B,L,D)

Day 14: Pench National Park - Nagpur (100kms/4 hrs) – Mumbai (Flight)
After breakfast at the hotel, we drive to the Nagpur airport to board the flight to Mumbai.
On arrival at Mumbai, we will be met and transferred to the hotel.

Rudyard Kipling was born in Bombay.

Overnight at the Hotel Taj Mahal Palace (B)

Day 15: Mumbai
After breakfast, visit the Gateway of India, Mumbai's most famous monument.

After lunch, visit Prince of Wales MuseumReturn to the hotel.
Enjoy Mumbai by night with a traditional horse carriage ride.

Overnight at the Hotel Taj Mahal Palace (B,L, D)

Day 16: Mumbai - Departure
After breakfast, we drive to the Mumbai airport to board our onward flight.