India’s Magnificent Big-5

Ahmedabad – Velavadhar – Sasan Gir – Diu – Mumbai – Nagpur – Kanha – Pench – Nagpur – Kolkata – Guwahati – Kaziranga
12 Nights / 13 Days
Trip Highlights
  • Experience the Velavadar National Park
  • Majestic Asiatic Lions of Sasan Gir National Park
  • Wilderness of Kanha National Park
  • Explore Pench National Park
  • Famed one horned Rhinos of Kaziranga
  • Game drives
  • Optional : Elephant Back Ride ( Tiger Show )
Day 1
Arrive Ahmedabad – Velavadar: International Flight from Dubai – Ahmedabad (Emirates)
You will be met by our representative upon arrival at the airport, and we head for Blackbuck National Park (also known as Velavadar National Park).

This is a drive of about 4 hours Check in at the hotel in Velavadar at dusk, and end our day with a delicious dinner. Overnight at the lodge.
Day 2 / 3 / 4
Velavadar National Park – Sasan Gir National Park – Diu - Mumbai
Your exploration of Gir National Park will continue for next 3 days. Begin with early morning safaris and return to the lodge for breakfast. You can relax till after lunch, when we will set out once again into the park’s wilderness. Day 4: Today we take on an early morning game drive at Sasan Gir National Park and return to the lodge for breakfast. After a little relaxation we check out of the hotel and drive to Diu, for our flight to Mumbai.

Arrival & assistance in Mumbai, Check In at your hotel & overnight at the hotel.
Day 5 / 6 / 7
Mumbai - Nagpur Flight: Domestic: Surface Transfer to Kanha National Park
Today, after breakfast we head for Mumbai airport to fly to Nagpur. On arrival straight drive to Kanha.
Our exploration of Kanha National Park will continue today. We begin with early morning safari and later breakfast at hotel. We start on the safari at dawn, as it is an ideal time to spot animals and watch out for birds.

We head to the lodge for lunch and then back into the wilderness for more action! Afternoon game drives are an opportunity to sight animals as they come out to waterholes at the end of the day. We return to the lodge at dusk when the park closes for the day.
Day 8 / 9
Kanha National Park – Pench National Park
Today, after an early breakfast, we bid farewell to Kanha and travel to Pench National Park. This is a drive of approximately 5 hours and we try to reach around noon in time for lunch. After lunch, we set out on an afternoon game drive until dusk. Day 9: An early morning safari at Pench National Park and later we have breakfast at the hotel. Watch the mist disappear amidst the teak trees and sight herds of Deer begin their day grazing the meadows. We return to the lodge and check out; we drive back to Nagpur today to board the flight for Kolkata. Arrival & assistance in Kolkata, Check in at your hotel & overnight at the hotel.

Day 10 / 11 / 12 / 13
Kolkata – Guwahati Flight: Domestic: Drive Guwahati – Kaziranga National Park
After breakfast at the hotel, we check out and on time transfer to Kolkata airport to fly to Guwahati. On arrival straight drive to Kaziranga National Park.

The next two days will be action packed! We leave early in the morning to explore the Central and Western Ranges of Kaziranga. We will ride on elephant backs for about 45 minutes and get a bird’s eye view of the park. We will return to the resort for breakfast and after breakfast, we set out once again for a game drive in an open topped vehicle. We return to the resort for lunch and another game drive is scheduled for after lunch.

Overnight at the lodge.

Day 13: Today is the last day of the tour, after breakfast we check out from the hotel and drive back to Guwahati airport to board the flight for Kolkata and onward journey.