Today morning, you will be driven back to Guwahati. Upon arrival in the city, you will be finally transferred to the airport/railway station and with this, this astounding and beguiling tour will come to an end.
Sonakhali Jetty, Cruising, Explore Gosaba, Birding, Game Cruise
In the morning, you will be driven towards the Sonakhali Jetty that lies 100 km from the main city. The journey till here will be filled with picturesque and scenic views of fisherman’s village and lush valleys and plains. A boat cruise of 2 hours from the jetty will take you through some of the enchanting rivers like Gumdi, Hogol, Gomor, Durgaduani and finally to the deltaic plains of Sunderbans; en route, a visit to Gosaba, the only human settlement will be planned.
Once you reach Sunderbans, you will be checked-in into the hotel. Afternoon will be free to relax in the hotel and by evening you can go for birding; overnight stay in the hotel.
Game Cruise, Birding Tour, Lunch on Board, Rural Theatre
After having a scrumptious local breakfast, a full day game cruise to Netidhopani Watch Tower will be arranged; it also includes the birding activity and depends on clear weather. Lunch on board will be followed by a cruise back to the camp. Come evening, you will be taken to the local rural theatre also known as Bonobibi Yatra, performed by the villagers and comprises of different local tales, folk dance and music.
Village Walk, Adventure Cruise, Canopy Walk
Post breakfast, there will be a short village walking tour that to make you familiar with the lifestyle of the villagers. While on this tour, you can also interact with the natives and know more about their life and culture. After the walking tour, it will be time for some adventure; a traditional boat will take you to Dobanki watch tower. Canopy walk will add more fun and adventure to the cruise. Evening will be greeted with a back cruise to Kolkata; overnight stay in Kolkata.
Sightseeing on the way to Manas National Park
Breakfast in Kolkata will be followed by a pleasant flight to Guwahati, the capital city of Assam. After arrival in Guwahati, a drive through the lush green valleys will take you to the enchanting Manas National Park located 185 km from the capital city; overnight stay in a resort near the park.
River Rafting, Explore Local Areas
Post breakfast in the resort, a short tour will take you to the surrounding areas of Doimari and Mothanguri. Upon returning to the resort, lunch will be served which will be followed by an adventurous river rafting expedition in the Manas River. Rafting will wind up before the advent of the evening when you will be guided back to the resort; overnight stay and dinner will be arranged at the resort.
Group Activities, Camp Fire, Mountain Trail, Bengal Florican Point
After breakfast is served early morning, a visit to the Bengal Florican Point will allow you to have the glimpses of the rare Bengal Floricans or the Bengal Bustards. Here onwards, return to the resort and have lunch. Post lunch, a mountain trail will offer you the delightful views of the surroundings. Returning to the resort, group activities and campfire will keep you captivated till dinner is served; overnight stay at the resort.
Following breakfast in the resort, you will be driven to Guwahati. Upon arrival in Guwahati, check-in into the hotel and relax till evening. A sunset cruise in the mighty Brahmaputra River will be arranged in the evening; overnight stay in Guwahati.
Kamakhaya Temple, Scenic Landscapes, Pristine Valleys
After breakfast, a tour to the sacred Kamakhya Temple will be arranged. This temple is one of the pious places in Assam. Following this visit, you will be driven to the famous Kaziranga National Park. Located 217 kms from the city, this park is the indigenous home of the rare One-horned Rhinos. Upon arrival at the park, check-in into the resort and relax till the evening; overnight stay at the resort.
If you are a foodie (cmon, which one of us is not? hehe), making a cuisine tour in India is a must for you! When you think about India, I bet exotic is the first word that pops up in your head. Exotica is the very essence of this country with India being truly unique in every possible aspect: culture, traditions, lifestyle and, of course, cuisine! When it comes to traditional Indian food, it can be worth exciting and intimidating. Spices are a must in almost every dish but mind the quantity of them used in every of them. Sometimes a dish is seasoned with spices so generously, that you feel like capable of drinking the entire Indian Ocean. In this blog, we will cover some of the most popular cuisine tours in India that will not make your stomach turn :)