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Explore two of the most prestigious tiger reserves and visit the Taj Mahal! The ideal starter trip for tiger safaris in India. This trip, which is accompanied by local English speaking guides, can be booked flexibly on request within the dates given. Please note that safari permits usually have to be applied for at least 4 months in advance. Short-term bookings are therefore usually not possible. 


Delhi – Agra – Khajuraho – Bandhavgarh – Kanha – Raipur – Delhi


Flight, drive with private driver

Big Cats

Tiger, leopard

Possible travel period

November 15 – June 15


Duration of the tour

10 days

Preise & Unterkünfte

Prices Option A
in 3 – 4 star hotels & lodges

for 2 pers. CHF 3050.–* per person

for 4 pers. CHF 2190.–per person

Prices Option B
in 4 – 5 star hotels & lodges

for 2 pers. CHF 3390.–* per person

for 4 pers. CHF 2450.–* per person

* The prices indicated represent the lowest margin. Final pricing depends on effective travel dates.


2 nights in Delhi

A Ibis Aerocity

B Pride Hotel Aero City

1 night in Agra

A Radisson

B Courtyard by Mariott

3 nights in Bandhavgarh

A Tiger’s Den Resort (Deluxe-Raum)

B Bandhavvilas (Luxus-Villa)

3 nights in Kanha

A Chitvan Jungle Lodge (Jal Suite)

B Singinawa (Cottage)


Tour Program


Day 1

Arrival in Delhi

Individual arrival in Delhi. Pick-up and welcome at the airport by our English speaking representative, who will take you to your hotel, assist you with check-in and hand over the remaining travel documents. Overnight at the hotel.


Day 2

Delhi – Agra 4 hours drive, 220 km

After breakfast travel with private driver to Agra. Check-in at the hotel upon arrival. Later continue to the red sandstone fort of Agra, which stands like a crescent moon on the banks of the Yamuna River. Three successive Mogul emperors – Akbar, Jehangir and Shah Jehan - helped to create this massive structure that combines Hindu and Muslim architecture. Overnight stay in the hotel.

Bandhavgahr scenery

Days 4 – 5
In Bandhavgarh

Breakfast, lunch and dinner at the lodge. Morning and evening jeep safari in the National Park. Bandhavgarh is the birthplace of the last known wild white tiger – the father of all specimens in captivity today.

Today Bandhavgarh scores with its high tiger density – in hardly any other park are the chances as good to encounter a striped big cat. Don't miss the Vishnu statue near the temple hill, to which a pilgrim procession leads twice a year. This enchanted place surrounded by tropical vegetation will captivate you.


Bandhavgarh is closed on Wednesday afternoons. You can visit a local tribal village and take an ornithological tour in the surrounding area instead.


Day 6
Bandhavgarh – Kanha 6 hours drive, 280 km

Morning safari in Bandhavgarh followed by transfer to Kanha. You will receive a packed lunch from the lodge for the trip. On arrival at Kanha, check in, dinner and overnight at the lodge.


Days 7 – 8
In Kanha

Breakfast, lunch and dinner at the lodge. Morning and evening jeep safari in the National Park. Kanha is known for its picturesque landscape and good tiger sightings. You will have breakfast as a picnic on the hood of your jeep inside the park – a memorable experience!


Kanha is closed on Wednesday afternoons. An alternative program will be provided on request.


Day 9 
Kanha – Raipur – Delhi 4 hours drive & flight

After the last morning safari and lunch drive to Raipur airport. Flight to Delhi at 7.40 pm and arrival at 9.35 pm. Transfer to the hotel near the airport and overnight stay.


Tag 9

Delhi – Agra 4 Stunden Fahrt, 220 km

Nach dem Frühstück Fahrt mit privatem Chauffeur nach Agra. Bei der Ankunft Check-in im Hotel. Später geht es weiter zu dem aus rotem Sandstein erbauten Fort von Agra, das wie ein Halbmond am Ufer des Yamuna-Flusses steht. Drei aufeinanderfolgende Mogulkaiser – Akbar, Jehangir und Shah Jehan – halfen bei der Erschaffung dieses massiven Bauwerks, das hinduistische und muslimische Architektur vereint.

Am Abend Besuch von Methab Bagh. Die Gartenanlage nördlich des Yumuna-Flusses bietet eine geniale Aussicht auf Taj bei Sonnenuntergang. Übernachtung im Hotel.


Tag 10

Agra – Delhi & individuelle Heim- oder Weiterreise 4 Stunden Fahrt, 220 km

Bei Sonnenaufgang Besichtigung des weltberühmten Mausoleums aus weissem Marmor. Der Taj wurde Mitte des 17. Jahrhunderts als Liebesbeweis vom Mogul-Kaiser Shah Jehan für seine Frau Mumtaz Mahal erbaut. 17 Jahre lang arbeiteten hochqualifizierte Handwerker aus Persien, der Türkei, Frankreich und Italien sowie rund 20 000 Arbeiter für den Bau dieses Wahnsinns-Grabmals. Der weisse Marmor wurde mithilfe von Elefanten über eine Distanz von mehr als 200 km transportiert.

Transfer nach Delhi zum internationalen Flughafen oder individuelle Weiterreise. 


  • Der Taj Mahal ist am Freitag geschlossen.


Included services

The above prices per person include:

  • Hotel in Delhi and Agra including breakfast

  • Lodge in Bandhavgarh and Kanha with full board

  • Continuous supply of bottled drinking water in hotels, lodges and vehicles

  • Domestic flights in economy class Agra – Khajuraho with Air India and Raipur – New Delhi with Indigo Airlines

  • Entrances and guides in Bandhavgarh and Kanha

  • 5 exclusive safaris in a 4x4 jeep in Bandhavgarh

  • 5 exclusive safaris in a 4x4 jeep in Kanha 

  • Tour guide and private driver for sightseeing in Agra

  • Entrances to the Fort of Agra and the Taj Mahal

  • Assistance at the airports and hotels

  • All land transfers with private driver in air-conditioned Toyota Innova

  • All currently applicable taxes


The following is not included:

  • Individual travel to Delhi 

  • Visa: all foreign visitors need a valid visa for India: the easiest way is to apply for an e-Tourist-Visa directly online: The e-Visa can be applied for up to 120 days in advance and is valid from the day of entry. For a regular visa you must send your passport to an Indian representation in your home country. More information can be found on the website of the Indian representations in the US, in Australia, in the UK and in Switzerland passport should in any case be valid for 6 months beyond the validity period of your visa.

  • Tips for drivers and guides: Tips are expected when you are satisfied – for exceptional services you may also exceed our recommendations. Calculate with 400-600 INR per guide and 300-500 for the driver per day or half of it for half a day or a single safari.

  • Tips in hotels/lodges: we recommend not to tip individual staff members such as the concierge as this would be unfair towards others. Instead, at the end of your stay, put something in the most common tip box – the tip will then be evenly distributed among the staff. We recommend about 5 US $ or 350 INR per person and day.

  • Possible fees for photo and video cameras in the national parks and at monuments 

  • Elephant safari in Kanha and Bandhavgarh à INR 2000 per person for 30 minutes. Subject to availability, cannot be booked in advance.

  • Personal expenses such as smoking, soft drinks, alcohol, laundry and telephone calls.

  • Travel Insurance

  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.


  • Check-in and check-out are always at 12.00 noon.

  • If the intended hotel or normal room category is sold out, alternative accommodations will be suggested.

  • Single room surcharges or larger groups on request.

  • Our jeep safaris are on an exclusive basis, which means you do not share your jeep with any other travelers.

  • Ideally you should travel in groups of two or four, as the jeeps can accommodate a maximum of 4 tourists (5 are possible, but not very comfortable).

  • The allocation of the park zone in which the individual safaris take place depends on the forestry authority and can only be influenced to a limited extent, depending on the park.

  • Entrance costs to national parks or state taxes may change at any time. Such changes will be communicated to you in good time.

  • Safari permits must be applied in most parks 120 days prior to departure. It is therefore often not possible to book at short notice or to change your name less than 120 days before the start of your trip. 

  • The above travel times from one location to another are based on normal road conditions and may vary. Every break for food, tea, toilets etc. prolongs the travel times.

  • Travel safety: please refer to the recommendations of the US Department of State Travel Advisory, the Smart Traveller of the Australian Government or the UK Government foreign travel advice respectively for safety and security information on the areas you want to visit.

  • Vaccinations: please check the current recommendations of your country such as for the US, for Australia  or for Switzerland. In general, standard vaccinations and hepatitis A are recommended. Malaria proyphylaxis or the carrying of standby emergency treatment as well as good mosquito protection and long-sleeved outdoor clothing are recommended at dusk.

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