Destination Covered : New Delhi, Kalimpong, Kolkata, Kaziranga
Price (Starting From) :On Request
Eastern Himalayan Tour of 13 nights and 14 days is going to be an excellent opportunity to explore the attractions and wildlife of the North-eastern part of India. During the tour, you are going to visit the popular tourist attractions of Delhi and Kalimpong. The itinerary also includes visits to the very famous wildlife reserves of Kaziranga National Park, Sunderbans and Sajnekhali bird sanctuary. The attractions of the tour are an elephant safari and a boat ride.
Guided tours to Old and New Delhi attractions
Nature walk and elephant Safari into the Kaziranga National Park
A tribal or Bihu dance performance during your stay in the national park
Observe silk worm rearing at a tribal village
Visit to a tea factory and tea gardens
Visit to Kalimpong attractions
River rafting on river Teesta
Bird watching at Sajnekhali Bird Watching while cruising
Wildlife viewing at Sundarbans while on-board a motor cruise
A cycle rickshaw ride to the Rangabelia Tagore Society
Day 1: Delhi
Late evening arrival at the Delhi airport or railway station. Our representative will guide you to your pre-booked hotel. Stay overnight.
Day 2: Delhi
Day 2 of the tour is booked for sightseeing in New Delhi. Today you are going to visit India Gate, President House, the complex of Qutab Minar and Humayun’s tomb. Stay overnight.
Day 3: Delhi
Post-breakfast, you are going on a tour of Old Delhi. You are going to cover the popular attractions such as Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Raj Ghat and so on. Have your lunch. Relax for some time. In the evening, indulge in shopping at the popular markets of the city. Stay overnight.
Day 4: Delhi – Guwahati – Kaziranga National Park
In the morning, get an on-time transfer to the Delhi airport to board a flight to Guwahati. On arrival, get transported the Kaziranga National Park by road. On arrival, check into your lodge. This World Heritage Site houses 2-3rd of the population of One-horned rhinos. Enjoy a tribal or Bihu dance performance in the evening. Dinner around bonfire. Overnight in the lodge.
Day 5: Kaziranga National Park
In the morning enjoy nature walk and later a safari into the park to spot animals like Indian Muntjac, wild boar, hog deer, Swamp Francolin, Bengal Florican and many more. In the evening, visit a tribal village and observe the silk worm rearing here. Dinner and overnight in the lodge.
Day 6: Kaziranga National Park
On day 6, enjoy an early morning elephant safari into the national park. In the afternoon after lunch, you are going to visit a tea garden and a tea factory. Savor lip-smacking dishes during dinner at a tea garden bungalow. Overnight stay.
Day 7: Kaziranga -Guwahati – Bagdogra – Kalimpong
In the morning, return to Guwahati airport to board a flight to Bagdogra. After arriving at Bagdogra, get transported to Kalimpong by road. Kalimpong is a popular tourist attraction of North-East India, primarily because of its scenic landscape and pleasant temperature. On arrival, check into your hotel. Relax. Have dinner and retire into your rooms for overnight.
Day 8: Kalimpong
After breakfast, the morning is free for leisure activities. In the afternoon, visit the attractions of Kalimpong which might include The Roman Catholic Church, Kalimpong Cactus Nursery, Deolo hill etc. Stay overnight.
Day 9: Kalimpong – Siliguri – Kolkata
On the 9th day of the tour, early morning go for rafting in river Teesta. Later, hit the road to drive towards the New Jalpaigudi Railway Station, Siliguri. Board an overnight train to Kolkata.
Day 10: Kolkata
Arrive in Kolkata and transfer to a hotel. Enjoy a full day sightseeing tour of the City of Joy – Kolkata. Overnight at a hotel.
Day 11: Kolkata – Sunderbans National Park
After breakfast, proceed towards Basanti Port to get into a boat for Sundarbans. Once you arrive at the Sundarbans, get on-board a motorized cruise towards Sajnekhali Bird Watching. Enjoy bird watching and wildlife viewing aboard this dedicated launch where you can spot egrets, herons, Royal Bengal Tiger; Fishing Cats, Leopard Cats, Macaques, Wild Boar, Indian Grey Mongoose, Fox, Jungle Cat, etc. Spend a night in the launch.
Day 12: Sunderbans National Park
A full- day cruise across mangrove creeks, enjoying wildlife viewing and bird. Lunch on-board. Reach Sajnekhali by the sunset. In the evening, watch Slide show on wildlife with tea and snacks at the Mangrove Interpretation Centre. Dinner and night stay in the boat.
Day 13: Sunderbans National Park – Kolkatta
In the morning, enjoy a cycle rickshaw ride to the Rangabelia Tagore Society where you will observe the rural development project. Back to Basanti Port in the afternoon. Get transported to Kolkata by car. Stay overnight in Kolkata.
Day 14: Kolkata – Delhi – Onward Destination
Board a morning flight to Delhi. Spend the day at leisure; you can indulge in last minute shopping. Get transferred to the railway station or airport for your onward journey.