Satpura and Pench National Park Safari

This unique Satpura and Pench National Park safari tour perfectly combines the main Pench Tiger Reserve with a more exclusive conservancy at the Satpura National Park

satpura and pench national park safari

We have crafted this Satpura and Pench National Park safari tour especially to offer you an experience of the strikingly contrasting Delhi – the capital city of India with all its pomp to the majestic quiet of Satpura National Park and Pench Tiger Reserve in the heart of the country, Madhya Pradesh.

Our journey begins from the multifarious city of India, Delhi, where you will bear witness to the historically significant places of the world, like Red Fort and so on,

on the one hand and indulge yourselves in the colorfully vibrant Chandni Chowk on the other. The journey thereafter leads us to Madhya Pradesh, where the likes of tiger and leopard await us in the Satpura National Park.

Thenceforth we will be penetrating the Pench National Park that is said to have inspired Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle book.

Itinerary

8 Days / 7 Nights

This tour has been carefully designed to give you a taste of the exciting, endless possibilities and can be tailored to suit your exact preferences.

Upon your arrival in Delhi, our travel representative meets and greets you. He will chauffeur you to your hotel and also assist the entire process of check-in.

Delhi is the most ideal base to arrive into India to start a Satpura and Pench National Park safari tour.

We have kept this evening free to be spent at your own leisure. Unwind yourself of the travel frazzle in your hotel room or take a stroll in and around the hotel premises.

Overnight stay in: Delhi

Meals included: N/A

This morning after breakfast, set out for a city tour of Delhi. All the arrangements have been made in advance to ensure that sightseeing goes smoothly.

Delhi is the capital city of India and is brimmed with places worth visiting by tourists. There is an abundance of historical monuments, bustling bazaars, modern day malls, superb restaurants, clubs, sports centers and pubs in Delhi. The city tour takes you to and through the best spots which include Jama Masjid and Chandni Chowk. Other places that deserve a visit include Red Fort, Qutub Minar, Jantar Mantar, Rajpath, India Gate and Cannaught Place. Most of the historical structures present in the city today are the endowment of Mughal dynasty. Besides being the national capital, the metropolitan also serves as a major commercial, trade, tourism and cultural center for the country.

Overnight stay in: Delhi

Meals included: Breakfast

This day of your India wildlife tour calls for an early start. A car is already waiting to take you to the railway station for your train journey to Bhopal.

Owing to the numerous natural and manmade lakes that Bhopal features, the city is also nicknamed as ‘The City of Lakes’. It is the capital city of Madhya Pradesh and also the greenest city of the country.

Upon your arrival in Bhopal, you will be driven to Satpura National Park which is a journey of about 4 to 5 hours.

Overnight stay in: Satpura

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Wake up to an enchanting morning amidst wilderness and get ready for an action packed day. You can opt for atmost two jungle safaris in a day, one in the morning and another in the evening. An expert naturalist guides you through the sanctuary and makes sure that you make the most out of your forest excursions during these two days.

Safaris in Satpura National Park are the most thrilling part of your Satpura and Pench National Park Safari tour

The national reserve has got its name from the Satpura range of mountains which it encompasses. The bumpy rides through the dense forests, narrow ravines and gorges and amidst the sandstone cliffs are an exciting experience. Brought into existence in 1981, the sanctuary possesses a rich diversity of flora and fauna. The wild animals that are known to be sighted here include Tiger, Indian Gaur, Barasingha, Leopard, Nilgai, Four-horned Antelope, Porcupine, Blackbuck, Indian Giant Squirrel and many more.

Overnight stay in: Satpura

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

This morning after savouring an early morning meal, it is time to leave for Pench National Park. The journey which takes around 6 to 7 hours concludes by afternoon when an appetizing lunch is already waiting to be served to you. This place will be your stop for two days of your vacation.

Soon after lunch, it is time to set out for evening jungle safari. Pench National Park is named after the river Pench that meanders through its interiors. It also falls in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh towards the southern end of Satpura Mountains and borders the state of Maharashtra. Apart from Tigers, other animals that can be spotted here are Indian Leopard, Chital, Barking Deer, Nilgai, a rich variety of reptiles and birds. Pench National Park is also famed as Rudyard Kipling’s inspiration for his bestselling fiction ‘The Jungle Book’. Best Wildlife Tours in India must include this sanctuary as one of the destinations. Besides the jeep safaris, elephant safaris are also something really exhilarating jaunts that can be enjoyed.

Overnight stay in: Pench

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

This is the last morning around Pench. After lunch it is time to leave for Nagpur by road. The journey takes about 2 to 3 hours to complete. From Nagpur, take your connecting flight to Delhi. Your vacation wraps up as you take your return flight from Delhi Airport. We hope to have made your Satpura and Pench National Park safari tour a memorable one.

Overnight stay in: N/A

Meals included: Breakfast

Quick Facts

Wildlife

Blackbuck, Tigers, Leopard, Flying Fox, Indian Bison, Wild Boar, The Asiatic Jackal, Indian Marsh Crocodile, Pied Kingfisher, Oriental Darter, Crested Serpent Eagle and many more

Must Do’s

Experiencing the wonder of walking, dining & relaxing in the wild,

Ideal for

Wildlife enthusiasts, avid photographers, honeymooners, luxury adventure travellers

Options & Extension

This trip can be extended to include the city of the ‘Lake City’ – Bhopal and famous Golden Triangle of India – Delhi Agra & Jaipur

Featured Camps & Lodges

Learn more about the luxurious properties available for your trip.

Dates & Rates

Fully inclusive rate per person sharing Price
10 October 2016 - 15 April 2017 Available On Request
  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis
  • Breakfast at all hotels, except at the featured Camps & Lodges, where the stay is on full board basis
  • Transport by a chauffeur-driven air-conditioned Toyota Innova vehicle
  • Entrance fees at monuments in Delhi
  • Services of English-speaking tour guide at Delhi
  • Mineral drinking water available during sightseeing tours and long drives
  • Porter fees at all airports
  • All government taxes applicable
  • AC Chair train fare from Delhi to Bhopal / Economy class airfare: Delhi/Bhopal
  • Economy class airfares on the following route:  Nagpur/Delhi (subject to change at the time of issuing)

At Camps & Lodges

  • Accommodation on a twin sharing basis
  • All meals
  • Park fees
  • Photographic fees (non-professional)
  • Services of an English-speaking naturalist
  • Forest guide fees
  • Scheduled safari activities in the morning and evening
  • All applicable taxes
  • This rate is not valid in on special holidays such as Christmas / New Year / Diwali etc
  • Check in time at the hotels is 14:00 hrs and check out time is noon.
  • The quote is valid for two people travelling together and sharing the same room.
  • Vehicle included for this trip is an air conditioned Toyota Innova
  • Air fare mentioned is based on current fares applicable in economy class.
  • The Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays.
  • Only morning game drives are possible in the national parks on Wednesdays, as the parks are closed on Wednesday afternoons
  • Game drives at National Parks are in shared jeeps
  • This offer only applies to the hotels and resorts specifically mentioned in the itinerary

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