India being a tropical heaven attracts numerous migration birds during winter. Apart from the migration birds, numerous swamps and diverse landscape promote bird population in the country making India, a better place for bird watching. The itinerary of 11 Days Bird Watching Tour is covering top bird watching spots and sanctuary in the country.
Escort from Delhi airport and check into the hotel. The rest of the morning is free for leisure activities. By late afternoon, the sightseeing starts and covers ancient and modern architecture of Delhi. Most notable tourist spot is Qutub Minar - a heritage site, Red Fort. In evening, we will take you to Connaught Place to explore the markets.
After early morning breakfast, you would be escorted to the railway station to board train to Agra. From Agra, road trip to Chambal starts. Reach Chambal by afternoon for a visit to Sarus Crane conservation area. This sanctuary is famous for spotting Sarus Crane breeds in wetlands.
Early morning visit to Chambal Sanctuary for a boat ride to spot bird species like greater thicknee, Indian skimmer, comb duck, kingfisher, flamingo, brahmani duck, fishing eagles and others. The afternoon is free for resting or leisure activities. If desired, you can take up nature walks.
By early morning, a walking tour to spot fox, hedgehog, palm civet cat, jungle hare, fruit bat, Indian striped hyena and others. Travel to Bharatpur from Chambal. Check into lodge inside Keoladeo bird sanctuary by early evening. Rest of the day is free. Overnight stay in the lodge.
Cycle rickshaw trip through the Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. The sanctuary is famous among birdwatchers and nature lovers. The sanctuary holds 370 and more species of birds including migration birds.
Return to the sanctuary for animal spotting. A guided trip through the sanctuary to spot wild boar, otter, mongoose and others.
Travel to Satpura national park. Afternoon walking safari through the park for birdwatching. This is the only national park that allows walking safari. Overnight stay in Pipariya.
Kayak trip in the Tawa reservoir for spotting birds. A jeep safari in the afternoon to spot mammals in the park. Overnight stay in Pipariya.
Morning jeep safari in the park to spot birdlife and explore places. A few mammals can also be spotted. Late afternoon boat ride in the reservoir. Overnight stay in Piparya.
Travel from Pipariya to Bhopal. Escort to the international airport for your departure flight.