Jungle Book Active Adventure - 11 Days

 

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Overview

This active adventure allows you to experience the landscape penned in Rudyard Kipling’s Jungle Book. We journey through central Indian highlands, coming face to face with untouched tribal cultures, viewing wildlife and biking in the jungle. You explore two “Project Tiger” national parks having diverse wildlife, landscapes, and tribal communities which makes it a fascinating region to explore on foot, by cycles, canoe and 4WD vehicles. You will visit homes of friendly Gond tribes who follow the cult of Persa Pen (clan deities) and ancestor spirit worship. You will sleep in a luxurious tree house and a night in Africa style luxury camp setup especially for you inside the National Park. An expert team of local naturalists and guides will provide you with the very best travel experiences India has to offer - incredible local knowledge, authentic exchanges and real exploration with a responsible tourism approach.

 

You will also visit Agra to marvel at the wonder that is the Taj Mahal.

 

Highlights

  • Search for elusive Royal Bengal Tigers with expert naturalists

  • Explore by Cycle the very Forests of Seoni hills that inspired Kipling to write Jungle Book.  

  • Sleep in tree houses, luxury lodges.

  • Visit Gond Tribes

  • Hands-on cooking class

  • Walking Safari with overnight Camping - rustic luxury inside Satpura National Park.

  • High quality Mountain Bikers – Trek X caliber 9 – with Race-ready specs

  • Visit India’s most famous and romantic monument, the Taj Mahal.

  • Experience a journey by Indian Railways

  

 

Trip Facts

Destination - Delhi – Pench – Satpura - Agra

Duration - 10 Nights / 11 Days

Arrival in - Delhi

Departure From - Delhi

Meals - BB basis in Delhi & Agra. All meals at Pench & Satpura

Best Season - October – November, February - April

Activity - Rikshaw ride Old Delhi, Cycling in Pench, Cooking class in Pench, Game drives in Pench & Satpura, Walking safari & Canoe Safari in Satpura.

Difficulty Level: Medium

 

Best time to visit: October – November, February – April

Includes

  • 10 nights accommodation in twin / Single share

  • English speaking city based local guides

  • Local naturalists during game drives,  walking, and cycling

  • All entrance fees required by the itinerary

  • All activities as described in the trip details

  • All accommodation as detailed in the trip details

  • Breakfast at Delhi & Agra

  • All Meals at Pench & Satpura

  • All transfers within the itinerary

  • Technical and safety gear required by the activities

  • Snacks and refreshments supporting the activities

  • Support vehicle during biking and most trekking

  • Activities as mentioned in the itinerary

  • Refillable Bottled water & refreshments/juices during Cycling

  • Cycles to be used – Track X Calibre 9 MTB / Marin Bobcat MTB

  • Jeep & trailer with Spares for carrying cycles

  • First Aid Kit

 

Excludes

•    India entry visa fee 

•    Domestic airfare

•    International airfare and airport tax

•    Insurance and rescue of any form

•    Cost arising out of flight cancellation/road blockades/landslides/riots and events beyond our control

•    Expenses of personal nature such as bar bills, communication charges, laundry, tips etc.

•    Tipping

•    Meals and any other services not mentioned in the itinerary

 

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive Delhi

Day 2 Delhi

Day 3 Delhi / Nagpur / Pench

Day 4 Pench

Day 5 Pench

Day 6 Pench / Satpura

Day 7 Satpura

Day 8 Satpura

Day 9 Satpura / Bhopal / Agra

Day 10 Agra

Day 11 Agra / Delhi / Departure

 

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