Overview

Recommended for Age Group 18 - 22 years.

The inspiration behind the children’s classic - The Jungle Book - Pench and its neighbouring areas are truly Mowgli’s land. The open hilly terrain, teak forests and gurgling jungle streams will conjure up images of the man cub’s adventures as you set off to spot Sher Khan. The Pench Tiger Reserve boasts of being home to the two most gorgeous felines of the forest - the Tiger and the Leopard. The park also offers a unique night safari to explore this fascinating jungle by night and encounter rare nocturnal species like the Civet, Owls, Rusty Spotted Cats and the Wolf. Pench is also home to other animal species like the Jungle Cat, the Indian Wild Dog, Hyena, Jackal, Indian Gaur among many others.

Join us as we explore Mowgli’s land this summer!

Book 120 days prior to the departure date and avail Early Bird Discount of upto Rs. 3,000.

Additionally, avail Group Discount of Rs.1,000 per student for a group of 8 students or more.

5 Nights 6 Days Available on request
Highlights
  • A “Students’ Special” departure
  • 5 safaris, including 1 unique night safari to ensure sufficient opportunities to spot wildlife!
  • A chance to explore the inspiration behind Rudyard Kipling’s ‘Jungle Book’, up, close, and personal
  • Best probability of spotting the Tiger and the Leopard
  • Information-sharing and activity-based sessions to learn as much as possible about the beautiful jungle of Pench
  • Explore the forest in the company of a Wildlife Expert from Foliage Outdoors
  • 3 nights stay in AC rooms
  • AC train & AC road travel
  • Food for entire duration of camp including train journey
  • Travel Insurance for every participant
Itinerary

Day 1 : Pune - Nagpur
Proceed from Pune to Nagpur by train at 1740 hours. Have dinner aboard the train. Overnight train journey.
(Meals : Dinner)

Day 2 : Nagpur - Pench.
Arrive in Nagpur at 0925 hours. Proceed to Pench by AC vehicles. Reach Pench by 1230 hours. Lunch and rest. Post lunch, an interactive introduction and orientation session to get introduced to the beautiful forest of Pench. Viewing of a wildlife documentary followed by a knowledge-sharing session to discuss the same, after sun down. Overnight stay at Pench.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Tea & Dinner)

Day 3 : Safaris at Pench
Explore different parts of Pench during the morning safari where participants get an opportunity to make field observations based on the previous night’s discussion. Head to the resort for lunch. Interaction with local guides in the evening to discuss about the regional flora and fauna and local culture and traditions. Later, head out on a night safari to discover the secrets of nocturnal birds & animals of this beautiful forest. Overnight stay at Pench.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Tea & Dinner)

Day 4 : Safaris at Pench
Explore different parts of Pench on morning and evening safaris, while getting numerous opportunities to implement the knowledge and experience gained in the previous visits to the forest. Participants will discuss their observations and findings in a knowledge-sharing session in the evening, based on the four safaris done so far. An exciting discussion on various aspects related to wildlife conservation and protection activities will be the agenda of this session. Overnight stay at Pench.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Tea & Dinner)

Day 5 : Morning safari, Pench - Nagpur - Pune
Embark on the last safari to see the majestic Royal Bengal Tiger and bid goodbye to the pristine Pench forest. On the way back, reflect upon the information learnt so far as you leave with a better understanding of the forest and the importance of nature conservation. Departure to Nagpur after lunch. Board the train at 1835 hours. Overnight train journey.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

Day 6 : Arrival at Pune
Arrival at Pune by 0945 hours.
(Meals : Breakfast)

Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • 3AC Rail fare for Pune - Nagpur - Pune train travel.
  • Nagpur - Pench - Nagpur travel by AC vehicles.
  • AC accommodation in a resort at Pench on quadruple sharing basis.
  • All meals starting from dinner on day 1 to breakfast on day 6.
  • Charges for 4 safaris an 1 night safari.
  • Entry fees and Guide charges in the Tiger Reserve.
  • Travel Insurance for every participant.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Mineral water bottle / cold drinks during journey or at the campsite.
  • Personal expenditure of any kind. (Porterage, Telephone, Laundry, room service etc.).
  • Medical Expenses if any / if incurred.
  • Expenses that are incurred due to reasons beyond control of the organizers.
  • Any other charges not mentioned in “Charges Include”.
  • Goods and Services Tax as applicable.
Offers
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