Temples, Tribes and Tigers of Central India


Temples, Tigers and Tribes of Central India

Style: TravellerCultural discovery away from the crowds
Duration: 13 days
Type: GroupSmall group tours with a maximum of 12 travellers

This tour combines visits to ancient temple cities with two outstanding wildlife sanctuaries at Bandhavgarh and Kanha in central India. Bandhavgarh is famous for its healthy population of Bengal tigers but it also has a wide range of other game including nilgai (blue bull), jungle cats, wild boar and hyenas. Kanha’s gorgeous forest also offers good chances of spotting the majestic tiger and other wildlife including leopards, Indian bison, deer and blackbuck. It is a stunningly beautiful park. You also visit the small town of Orchha, with its magnificent palaces and temples, and Khajuraho famed for its erotic sculptures. Round off your journey with a visit to Bhoramdeo, a village beside an 11th Century temple complex in north-western Chhatisgarh, an area far off the beaten track and ideal for exploring the life of India’s aboriginal tribes.

Tour Rating

Fitness ●●●○○|Off the Beaten Track ●●●●○ | Culture ●●●●○| History ●●●○○|Wildlife ●●●●○

 


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