Duration : 6 Nights / 7 Days
Destination Covered : Delhi - Chambal - Agra - Bharatpur - Delhi
Day 01: - Arrive Delhi
Arrive at Delhi International Airport. Delhi : A bustling metropolis and a city of 14 million inhabitants, is also India's capital. A near perfect blend of the ancient and the modern, Delhi, consisting two parts Old & New Delhi, is a city with something for everyone. From Forts and monuments that are almost 500 years old, to modern shopping malls, nightclubs and golf courses, Delhi truly is India's crown jewel. Upon clearing Customs and Immigration, you are met by our representative who will present you with a welcome pack including all necessary documentation and arrange your transfer to The Park Hotel for check-in.
Day 02: Delhi - Chambal
This morning you are collected from your hotel for a combined sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi. The tour of the 17th-century old city includes the great mosque of Jama Masjid, The main street of Old Delhi is the colorful shopping bazaar known as Chandni Chowk ("Moonlit Street"). Drive past Raj Ghat, the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi. The tour of New Delhi includes the Humayun's Tomb, the precursor of the Taj Mahal. Drive down the spectacular Rajpath ("the Kingsway,") passing the India Gate (the memorial built to commemorate the unknown soldiers,) the President's House, and the House of Parliament. Enjoy a brief respite from the otherwise bustling city at Birla Mandir, a modern and colourful Hindu temple.
Day 03 : Chambal
Early this morning enjoy a River Safari on the Chambal River. This afternoon, you can repeat the River Safaris, or alternatively, choose to take a Jeep Safari to the nearby Conservation area, famous for it's rare species of birds. It is also possible to take a Nature Walk in the area surrounding the Lodge. Excellent Naturalists are at hand to enhance the experience.
Day 04 : Chambal - Agra
This morning , you could choose between doing a Camel safari through the nearby villages, or a Jeep Safari to the Saras Crane Conservation Area, located about an hours drive from the Chambal Safari Lodge.
Day 05 : Agra - Bharatpur
Morning, you are collected from your hotel for a half-day tour of Agra visiting The Taj Mahal - a poem, a feeling of love, in white marble, is a fine example of the fusion of many architectural styles. It has been described as the most extravagant monument ever built for love. Your tour also includes a visit to the Red Sandstone Agra Fort, seat of the Mughal dynasty in the 16th century, lies on the bend of the River Yamuna, almost in the heart of town. Akbar built it as his citadel over the years of 1565-1573.
Day 06 : In Bharatpur
Morning and afternoon rickshaw rides into Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. Bird watching tours in Bharatpur are organized on Cycle rickshaws. Local guides and naturalists are at hand to enhance the experience.
Day 07 : Bharatpur - Delhi & Depart
Leisurely, drive to Delhi International airport (220 kms/04 hrs) in time to board flight home. You can also combine your 7 days Bird Watching and the Taj Mahal tour, with an extension to Ranthambore, or with any of our other tours.