Day 01: Arrival – Jabalpur – Bandhavgarh
Arrive at Jabalpur railway station or airport. A taxi will be waiting for you to transfer from Jabalpur to Bandhavgarh. Distance from Jabalpur to Bandhavgarh is 180kms/04:00hrs with good road condition. Do all your necessary purchasing at Jabalpur city, before leaving for Bandhavgarh. No ATM machine is available at Bandhavgarh. On reaching your resort in Bandhavgarh, relax at your room. As per your arrival schedule, you may opt to take evening safari (booked in advance). Bandhavgarh national park remains closed for the evening a safari on every Wednesday. Overnight stay at a resort in Bandhavgarh.
Day 02: Bandhavgarh Jungle Safari
Do both morning & evening game drives of Bandhavgarh. Here you can do jungle safaris in 3 safari zones: Tala, Magadhi & Khitauli. Among them, the Tala zone is a premium safari zone with safari charges higher than non-premium zones. Due to limited tickets, advance safari booking is highly recommended. Popular places to see inside Bandhavgarh are Chakradhara, Shesh Shaiya, Andhyari Jheriya, Sidhbaba, Chorbahera, Rajbahera, Climber’s point, etc. You can do a safari in one zone with one ticket. Overnight stay at a resort in Bandhavgarh.
Day 03: Bandhavgarh – Kanha ( 255 km / 6 hours)
Attend morning safari drive as last one in Bandhavgarh. Later transfer from Bandhavgarh to Kanha Kisli side/Mukki side (300 km). While traveling from Bandhavgarh to Kanha, we can have a chance to visit Ghughua Fossil Park en route. Here we can find 6.5 million years old rare fossils. The journey will offer you scenes of tribal villages, green farms, forest area, etc. During this transfer, there is only one city on the way called Mandla city, located on the bank of Narmada river, 60kms before Kanha. On reaching Kanha, relax at your resort. Here we have selected afternoon for transfer as on every Wednesday, both parks remain closed for jungle safari drives. It will make the best use of time. Overnight stay at the resort in Kanha.
Day 04: Kanha National Park
Kanha National Park Do both morning and evening game drives of Kanha Tiger Reserve. Kanha National Park has a core area of 940 sq. km offering best wildlife tourism in India. It is counted among best managed national parks of India. Kanha Safari will give you a different experience, in compare to Bandhavgarh safaris. Both parks differ in safari experience in terms of vegetation, landscapes, mammals variety, herd size, etc. Some of the prominent mammal species easily seen in Kanha forest are Indian Gaur, Hard-ground Barasingha, Wild Dogs (Dholes), etc. These mammals are not so common in Bandhavgarh forest. Overnight stay at a resort in Kanha National Park.
Day 05: Kanha – Jabalpur – Departure
This will be our last day of the tour package. In this concluding day, you may take morning safari drive or opt post breakfast drive to Jabalpur for departure. You may also choose to do a Jabalpur city tour.