Eastern Himalayan Wildlife Tour >>
Eastern Himalayan Wildlife Duration
: 13 Nights and 14 Days
The Himalayas are the world's
longest, highest mountains. One third of all mountain animals live here. The
range is home to many endangered species. The Himalayan mountain range is
over 1,500 miles long and 250 miles wide and includes most of Nepal and
Bhutan, south Tibet, and the extreme north of India. it is divided into
three zones: the Greater, Lesser, and Outer Himalayas. Since the range is so
long with so many varied climates, the wildlife of the Himalayas is
More sheep species live in the Himalayas than
in any other mountain range in the world. They include the Marco Polo sheep,
which, because of the market for its long, spiraling horns, has been hunted
almost to extinction. The largest wild sheep in the world, the great
Tibetan sheep, also live here. They can withstand extreme temperatures
ranging from scorching summers to freezing winters.
13 Nights and 14 Days
Places Coveed :
Delhi - Guwahati - Kaziranga - Bagdogra -
Kalimpong - Siliguri - Kolkatta - Sunderbans
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Arrival in Delhi before or after midnight. Overnight stay in a hotel.
Morning spent at leisure. Afternoon sightseeing tour of New Delhi, visiting
India Gate, driving past President House, and visiting the Qutab Minar &
Humayun's tomb. Overnight in the hotel.
Delhi - Guwahati - Kaziranga National Park
Morning fly for Guwahati then drive to Kaziranga (250Km/5Hrs). In the evening enjoy dinner watching the tribal
or Bihu dance beside the log fire under bamboo grove. Overnight at the resort.
Kaziranga National Park
Wildlife viewing and nature walks in the park. Pay a visit to the tribal village
later that afternoon and witnessing the see silk worm rearing. Dinner and
overnight at the resort.
Kaziranga National Park
Early morning visit to the Kaziranga National Park on an elephant. Later that
afternoon visit the tea garden and tea factory. Enjoy a lavish dinner at a tea
garden bungalow. Overnight spent at the resort.
Kaziranga -Guwahati - Bagdogra - Kalimpong
Drive to Guwahati to connect flight to Bagdogra at noon. Arrive Bagdogra and
drive to Kalimpong. Dinner and overnight at a hotel.
Morning free for leisure & Afternoon guided tour of Kalimpong. Overnight spent in
Kalimpong - Siliguri - Kolkatta
Enjoy the thrill of early morning rafting on river Teesta and then drive down
towards Siliguri. Catch the connecting overnight train to Kolkatta. Overnight in
Arrive in Kolkata and transfer to a hotel. Enjoy a full day sightseeing tour of
the City of Joy - Kolkatta. Overnight at a hotel.
Kolkatta - Sunderbans National Park
Departure from Kokatta to Basanti Port (100Km/3hrs) for Sundarbans. At the
Sundarbans, enjoy a cruise to Sajnekhali by a dedicated motorised launch (2½
hrs). Dinner & night stay on the boat.
Sunderbans National Park
Have a Full day cruise through mangrove creeks for wildlife viewing & bird
watching at the Sundarbans. Enjoy lunch on the boat. Anchor at Sajnekhali by
sunset. You can also opt for watching the Slide show on wildlife at the Mangrove
Interpretation Centre in the evening with tea & snacks. Dinner & night stay on
Sunderbans National Park - Kolkatta
Pay a morning visit in a cycle rickshaw to Rangabeloa Tagore Society to see the
rural development project. Return back to Basanti Port by the afternoon.
Transfer to Kolkatta by car. Overnight in a hotel.
Kolkatta - Delhi / Onward Destination
Catch the flight from Kolkata-Delhi in the morning. Spend a day at leisure in
Delhi. Transfer to the airport to catch the connecting flight to onward
Click for more...
Trekking in Ladakh Valley, Jammu & Kashmir
Trekking in Kangra Valley, Himachal Pradesh
Trekking in Kullu Valley, Himachal Pradesh
Trekking in Lahaul Valley, Himachal Pradesh
Trekking in Spiti Valley, Himachal Pradesh
Trekking in Shimla Valley
Trekking in Garhwal, Uttaranchal
Trekking in Kumaon, Uttaranchal
Trekking in Darjeeling, East India Himalaya
Trekking in Sikkim, East India Himalaya
Trekking in Arunachal Pradesh
Trekking in Bhutan
Trekking in Nepal
Trekking in Tibet