Day 1: Arrive Delhi
Red Fort, Delhi
Arrive in Delhi, on arrival you will be met by our representative and transferred to hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel
Day 2: Delhi
After breakfast, in the morning proceed on a tour of Old Delhi visiting the historic Red Fort - Shah Jehan’s elegant citadel in red sandstone, which was built as an octagon measuring 900m by 550m and surrounded by a 9m deep moat which used to be fed by the waters of the Yamuna river. The fort is entered from the Lahori Gate and leads to a roofed passage called Chatta Chowk. This ride through the small by-lanes will be most fascinating. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 3 : Delhi - Corbett National Park
In the morning drive to Corbett Park, on arrival check in to Hotel. After a welcome drink and a short briefing on your stay at different lodges. Lunch is served. After lunch view drive to bijrani. In the evening we present a folk show and talk on Corbett tiger reserve. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 4: Corbett : O/N Dhikala Forest Lodge
Breakfast at 06.00 am. drive in Corbett national park for tiger tracking. Drive along ramganga river to look for the fish eating gharial and marsh crocodiles. With the possibility of seeing 5 species of kingfishers, pallas & Himalayan grey headed fishing eagles, osprey, crested serpent eagle and of coure the mammalia, the safaris is magical.
Day 5: O/N Rathuadb Forest Guest House
You wake up to the singing of a variety of birds. The morning air in the jungle is crisp and refreshingly fresh. Have a steaming cup of tea before breakfast and you start off early, as it is more rewarding. You may spot chital returning to thick forest after having spent the night feeding in the open 'chaurs' you may even catch a glimpse of a tiger returning after night's hunt. Your elephant will follow game paths through the jungle before entering the mandal valley. You follow the mandal to rathuadhab where your camp has been set up for the night .
Day 6: O/N Halduparao
Sonanadi Wildlife Sanctuary
This is the most exciting day as you visit sonanadi (river of gold) sanctuary. A eaven for wildlife, this sanctuary has recently been included in the Corbett tiger reserve because of abundance of game. On the morning safari, your elephant follows the old bridle path used by British officers who traveled on horses, (their ladies followed in palanquins carried by camp followers) through the palain river valley to mondiapani.
Day 7: Corbett
You sleep late today and after a leisurely breakfast, bid good-bye to your elephant and the mahout. Your jeep will take you back through another part of the Corbett tiger reserve to the claridges Corbett hideaway. Overnight stay at wildlife resort.
Day 8: Corbett - Delhi
Morning after breakfast drive to Delhi , later afternoon arrive , rest of the day at leisure . Overnight at Hotel.
Day 9: Delhi - Departure
Early morning transfer to airport for your onward flight or take a extention tour to Rajasthan / Golden Triangle.