Day 02: Calcutta
After breakfast city tour of Kolkata visiting Victoria memorial, St Paulos Cathedral, Belur Math, Kalighat Temple, Pareshnath Jain Temple, Nakhoda Mosque, Birla Planetarium, the magnificent Indian Museum. Evening at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Calcutta - Sunderbans
Drive to Basanti, for a boat safari in Sunderbans. The safari is conducted in this sanctuary by boat only and with stop at Watch Tower due to very dense forest and mangrove. Overnight at Lodge in Sunderbans.
Day 08: Pench - Kanha
Drive to Kanha National Park Afternoon jeep safari. The park is the only habitat of the rare hardground barasingha (Cervus Duvaceli Branderi). Kanha's easily spotted species are 3-striped palm squirrel, common langur monkey, jackal, wild pig, cheetal, barasingha and blackbuck. Less commonly seen are tiger, Indian hare, dhole or Indian wild dog and gaur. Rarely seen are Indian fox, sloth bear, striped hyena, jungle cat, leopard, mouse deer, nilgai (blue bull), rattel and porcupine. Very rarely seen are wolf, Indian pangolin, the smooth Indian otter and civet. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10: Kanha - Bandhavgarh
Morning drive to Banhavgarh. On arrival transfer to hotel. Afternoon jungle safari. Bandhavgarh is a small National Park, compact, yet full of game. The density of the tiger population at Bandhavgarh is the highest known in India. This is also White Tiger country, which has been found in the old state of Rewa for many years. Bandhavgarh is densely populated with other species: the great gaur (or Indian bison), sambar and barking deer. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 13: Khajuraho - Delhi - Onward Destination
Morning is free to relax. Later transfer to the airport to connect flight to Delhi. On arrival at Delhi transfer to International airport to connect onward flight.