6 Nights Itinerary Covering: Kolkata - Sunderbans Jungle Camp - Kolkata
If you are one of those who loves being amidst nature then opt for Sunderbans Jungle Camp which stretches in the duration of 6 nights and 7 days. During the tour, you will enjoy the exploration of the popular tourist attractions of Kolkata along with a number of other interesting activities such as overnight camping, bird watching, theatre performance, fishing, crab catching, jetty and boat ride, canopy walk etc.
Note: This is just a suggested itinerary indicative of what could be possible. We tailor holidays for your specific needs. Contact us if you want modifications so that we could tailor a holiday to suit your need for an unforgettable India tour.
You will be greeted by IHPL Representative up on your arrival in Kolkata Airport and he will assist you to drive to hotel for check in formalities.
Located on the banks of River Hoogly, the city of Kolkata acts as the major connecting point for north eastern part of India to the rest of the country and the world.
The city of Kolkata, with majestic buildings, lush green gardens and art galleries, cultural colourfulness, religious fervour and literary glimmer, impresses each and every one. Overnight Stay.
After having a delicious breakfast at the hotel, you can take pleasure in sightseeing. You will visit Fort Williams- It was named after King William III of England and Ireland and King William II of Scotland. The Maidan, which used to be a part of the Fort and is the largest urban park in Calcutta stands in front of the Fort.
Birla Planetarium- is a single-storeyed circular structure designed in the typical Indian style, whose architecture is designed on the Buddhist Stupa at Sanchi.
Victoria Memorial- It is a large marble building, which is considered to be the pride of Kolkata. Built between 1906 and 1921, it is dedicated to the memory of Queen Victoria.
World renowned Howrah Bridge- Located over the Hooghly river in West Bengal, Howrah Bridge or the Rabindra Setu is the main connection between Howrah and Kolkata, and the Old Court House Street.
Now drive back to Hotel for an overnight Stay at Kolkata.
Next day post breakfast; get transported to the Sonakhali Jetty. On the way admire beautiful country side and the rural shops. Halt at a Fisherman's village. After reaching Sonakhali, start a motorboat journey. Get a briefing from a local guide accompanied by a naturalist. Cruise on the rivers of Gumdi, Gomor, Hogol and Drugaduani for around 2 hours. You can also opt for a stopover at Gosaba, a hamlet with a historical importance. From here, proceed to Bali Island and check-in at the Sunderbans camp. After lunch enjoy bird watching and a gaming cruise to Sudhanyakhali, a popular watch tower. In the evening, enjoy a lecture session with guides, accompanied by refreshments. After dinner you can retire for the night.
Post breakfast, the entire day is booked for bird watching and towards the Netidhopani watch tower (Subjected to weather conditions). Also enjoy other activities like fishing and crab catching. Back to the camp in the evening for a theatre performance, a musical dance performance, dinner and night stay.
Post breakfast, embark on a village walk where you will get a chance to interact with the locals and observe their lifestyle, their craft, their farming equipment and their cuisine. Later, embark on a guided tour to Do Banki, enjoy a canopy walk here. Dinner and night stay at the camp.
Next day morning you will be transferred to Sonakhali by boat. After reaching Kolkata, you be dropped at the hotel. Day at leisure. You will then stay at the hotel for the night.
The next day you will be transferred to the Airport where you can take your onward return flight, while taking with you the fond and ravishing memories of this adventurous, relaxing and amazing trip.