Madhya Pradesh can be said to be the microcosm of India, for the land reflects the glory of India in many ways. These can relate to the architectural grandeur of its palaces, temples and mosques, the natural beauty surrounding the state and the adventure trail of the tiger sanctuaries to name a few. This minuscule itinerary is designed to showcase the flora & fauna of Madhya Pradesh. A trip to Kanha & Bandhavgarh, the most visited National Park's of India is planned to showcase the eminent flora & fauna of Madhya Pradesh.Accomodation for 3 nights at Kanha & 2 nights at Bandhavgarh with all meals are proposed.3 & 2 exclusive excursions each at both the parks,luxurious stay,full board meals & aircon transfers makes this trip immensely memorable & will leave you with a strong desire to visit Madhya Pradesh : The Heart of Incredible India again.
Day 1 : Meet and greet with your guide at Jabalpur airport..Board the awaiting vehicle & proceed for Kanha National Park ( 180 kms | 3.5 hrs drive ).Arrive Kanha National Park, c/in at your lodge & the day at leisure.Later, your guide takes you to the Khatia Visitor Centre. They have informative displays about the flora & fauna & environment of Kanha, publications for sale including informative brochure, posters, postcards, small guides, a handbook of Kanha park, a short film show "Encounters in the Dark". Overnight Kanha National Park. Day 2 : You will be woken up well before dawn with a cup of hot tea / coffee. Freshen up & hop in the awaiting 4x4 customized vehicle for your first exposure of Kanha National Park. The morning excursion starts at dawn. Kanha National Park is the largest national park of Madhya Pradesh & a feast for the eyes for wildlife enthusiasts. An epitome of conservation,successful rehabilitation of the Hard ground Swamp Deer ( Barasingha ) speaks about the dedication & efforts of the forest dept as well as the local population. It is also the first tiger reserve in India to officially introduce a mascot, "Bhoorsingh the Barasingha". Visit the "Interpretation Centre" located in the heart of Kanha (At Kanha zone only). Your guide will brief you about the immensely rich flora & fauna. Feel the adrenaline rush while you patiently wait for that lucky tiger sighting.Post excursion, we drop you back to the lodge. Early evening, your guide takes you to the bank of the Banjar river for some bird sightings. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight Kanha National Park. Day 3 : Avail the morning excursion & evening excursion. The evening excursion starts at 1430 hrs approx & ends at dusk. Each time, you will be picked & dropped at your lodge.Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight Kanha National Park. Day 4 : Have a leisurely breakfast, c/out & proceed for Bandhavgarh National Park ( 250 kms | 5 hrs drive ). On arrival at Bandhavgarh National Park, c/in & the day at leisure. Overnight Bandhavgarh National Park. Day 5 : Avail the morning & afternoon excursion. In the morning excursion, your guide takes you deep inside the Park through the vast Chakradhar meadows, on a rocky hill, which forms the backdrop of the Bandhavgarh Fort. Witness the "SheshShaiya", a 65 ft ancient statues of the Hindu God Vishnu in sleeping pose. Overnight Bandhavgarh National Park. Day 6 : After breakfast, c/out & proceed for Jabalpur to catch your flight / train for home feeling contented about a memorable holiday spend at “ Madhya Pradesh : The Heart of Incredible India”.