Khajuraho - Bandhavgarh
05 Nights – 06 Days
Day 01: Khajuraho
Arrive at Khajuraho airport.Khajuraho was built by the Chandela dynasty,which rose to power in Central India between the 10th and 11th centuries and is home to some 25 odd temples depicting the different facets of life,including the erotic.These erotic carvings on some panels have given rise to much speculation since Khajuraho’s rediscovery by a British officer in 1838.To preserve it for posterity,Khajuraho has been declared a World Heritage Site and is among the prominent destinations on the world tourism map.
Day 02: Khajuraho
Today after breakfast,proceed for tour of the city,pay a visit to the western and eastern group of temples.Among the western group of temples,the most famous is the Kandariya Mahadev temple,32 meters high with a fantastic range of sculptures including sensuous themes.Other temples include the Chaunsat Yogini,which is a granite temple,the Devi Jagdambe temple dedicated to the Mother Goddess,the Chitragupta temple,dedicated to Surya the Sun God,etc.The eastern group of temples includes both Hindu and Jain temples.The largest and finest of the Jain shrines is Parsvanath temple.Also see Adinatha temple,Ghantai,Vamana temple etc.After your visit drive to the hotel in Khajuraho.
Day 03: Khajuraho – Bandhavgarh (226 Kms – 5H 23Min)
Morning breakfast at the hotel,check out from the hotel and drive to Bandhavgarh.Rest of the day is at leisure for your personal activities.
Day 04: Bandhavgarh
After breakfast,you can proceed for a jungle safari (the vehicle for safari can be confirmed from the hotels as well) Bandavgarh National Park lies 197 km north-east of Jabalpur in the Vindhya mountain ranges.Before becoming a national park in 1968,it was the game reserve of the Maharaja of Rewa.The park,with a core area of 448 sq km,has a variety of animals like tiger,leopard,sloth bear,sambar,chital,wild boar and numerous bird species like green pigeon,Jerdon’s leaf bird,crested serpent eagle,vultures etc.There is also a fort here believed to be 2,000 years old and scattered cave shrines.Afternoon proceed for safari.Evening at leisure for your own activities.
Day 05: Bandhavgarh – Khajuraho (226 Kms – 5H 21Min)
After breakfast check out of the hotel and drive to Khajuraho.Rest of the day at leisure.
Day 06: Khajuraho
Morning after breakfast check out and transfer Khajuraho airport to connect flight to onward destination.
End of the tour with unforgettable memories.