England in India
13 Jan – 03 Feb 2017
TOUR PRICES (per person, excluding international flights)
|Pre-Tour Extension to Mumbai||£ 1,350||£ 1,900|
|ODI/T20 Tour||£ 4,500||£ 5,950|
|Post-Tour Extension to Kerala||£ 1,900||£ 2,500|
ODI/T20 TOUR ITINERARY
DAY 1 Friday 13 January
Fly UK – PunePhone us on 01844 343800 for a quote for your international flights, specifying your preferred UK airport, airline and class of travel.
DAY 2 Saturday 14 January
Arrive in PuneOn arrival in Pune, you will be met and transferred to your hotel for a two night stay.
This evening, join us for our ‘Welcome’ Cocktail Party. Canapés and drinks included.
DAY 3 Sunday 15 January
PuneMorning at leisure before transferring by coach to: 1st ODI, Maharashtra Cricket Association (MCA) Stadium, Pune (Day/Night game)
DAY 4 Monday 16 January
Pune-DelhiToday we fly to Delhi. On arrival, we transfer and check-in to the luxurious Taj Palace Hotel.
DAY 5 Tuesday 17 January
DelhiFull day guided tour of Delhi, including India Gate, Humayun Tomb, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Jama Masjid (Mosque), Raj Ghat memorial to Mahatma Gandhi and a cycle rickshaw ride – the best way to experience Old Delhi. Lunch included.
DAY 6 Wednesday 18 January
Delhi – AgraIt will take approximately 4 ½ hrs to drive to Agra. On arrival we will visit Agra Fort, the magnificent Taj Mahal and Itmad-Ud-Daula (baby Taj), before checking into our hotel for an overnight stay. Lunch included.
DAY 7 Thursday 19 January
Agra – JaipurIt is an early start today! We will be up at dawn for one of the most spectacular views India has to offer – sunrise over the iconic Taj Mahal. We return to the hotel for breakfast before heading off to Jaipur – a 5 hour journey by road. En-route we visit the former Mughal Capital, Fatehpur Sikri. Lunch included.
On arrival in Jaipur we check into our hotel for a two night stay. This afternoon/evening, there will be the opportunity to watch some of the 2nd ODI from Cuttack on the TV.
DAY 8 Friday 20 January
JaipurFull day tour of Jaipur visiting the Amber Fort, City Palace, Jantar Mantar (Royal Observatory), and the Hawa Mahal (Wind Palace). Lunch included.
DAY 9 Saturday 21 January
Jaipur-KolkataIt is an early start today as we fly to Kolkata – our home for the next three nights. This afternoon we take a relaxed boat ride along the Hooghly river then visit the architecturally beautiful Victoria Memorial Hall & Museum.
DAY 10 Sunday 22 January
KolkataMorning at leisure before transferring by coach to: 3rd ODI, Eden Gardens, Kolkata (Day/Night game)
DAY 11 Monday 23 January
KolkataToday we take a full day tour of the ‘City of Joy’ visiting the aromatic flower market, the Dakshineswar Kali Temple, Kumartuli pottery quarter and Mother Teresa House to see the missionary work that continues in the name of Saint Teresa of Kolkata. Lunch included.
DAY 12 Tuesday 24 January
Kolkata-NagpurDay at leisure before we head to the airport mid-afternoon for our evening flight to Nagpur. On arrival we check-in to our hotel for one night (but we will be back after a few days in Tadoba).
DAY 13 Wednesday 25 January
Nagpur-TadobaAfter a leisurely breakfast, we embark on a 3-4 hour coach journey to Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve. On arrival we check-in to the Bamboo Forest Safari Lodge. The Tiger Reserve covers an area of 240 square miles and is home to more than 80 tigers as well as leopard, sloth bear, gaur, striped hyena, spotted deer, honey badger, marsh crocodile and 195 species of bird! Lunch and dinner included today.
DAYS 14 & 15 Thursday 26 & Friday 27 January
TadobaOver the next two days you will have the opportunity to go on four game drives. Each day take an early morning drive before returning for breakfast. It is then a leisurely morning enjoying the Lodge’s facilities until lunch time. After lunch proceed on a second game drive. Breakfast, lunch & dinner are included on both days. On the evening of 26 Jan, there will be the opportunity to watch the
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