Day 01 Raipur – Gangrel
Meet and greet at Airport / Railway Station Raipur and Transfer to Gangrel (86 Kms 2 hrs) by road. Check in to the Guest house. Enjoy the serene waters of the Gangrel Reservoir situated on the river Mahanadi, after dinner as per your choice and taste and overnight at the Tourist Guest House Gangrel.
Day 02 Gangrel – Jagdalpur
After breakfast check out of guest house and start for Jagdalpur by road (250 Kms/ 5 Hrs.). Enjoy the beautiful country side and the lush green forests, arrival Jagdalpur; check in to Tourist Guest House, Asna. After lunch and some rest, start for Chitrakote waterfalls (50 Kms/ 1 Hr). Enjoy the mesmerizing beauty of the waterfalls. Spend your evening by the walls and after sunset view the waterfalls in flood lights if operational. Return back to Jagdalpur city and Overnight stay at Tourist Guest House in Asna.
Day 03 Jagdalpur – City Tour – Kanger Valley National Park
After an early breakfast start for the Kanger Valley National Park (48 Kms / 1 hr). En route visit the Bastar Hill Myna at the Forest School at Jagdalpur. The Bastar Hill Myna is an endangered species and can mimic human voice. On arrival, Kanger Valley National Park visits the refreshing seven tier Tirathgarh waterfalls and mysterious Kutumsar caves. Enjoy your picnic lunch at the waterfall, start back for Jagdalpur city. In the evening explore the local markets on foot and visit the Danteshwari Devi temple at the Bastar Palace dinner and overnight at the Tourist Guest House Asna.
Day 04 Jagdalpur – Gangrel
After breakfast, check out of the Guest House and start back for Gangrel. En route visit Handicrafts village at Kondagaon. You can see the handicrafts being made by the tribal and can also purchase them. Arrival Gangrel, check in to the Guest House, evening free for leisure and personal activities and Overnight at the Guest House.
Day 05 Gangrel – Achanakmar
After breakfast, check out of the Guest House and Start for Sal Valley Resort nestled on fringes of Amarkantak Achanakmar Biosphere Reserve. Arrival Sal Valley Resort, check in to the resort. Enjoy an evening nature trail around the resort and dinner and overnight at the resort.
Day 06 Achanakmar – Jungle Safari
Take a jungle safari in the morning. After breakfast, full day excursion to Amarkantak Hill station and Holy destination, the origin of River Narmada enjoy pack lunch on the bank of the river and spend day exploring places and by sunset drive back to resort and enjoy camp fire dinner and rest.
Day 07 Achanakmar – Ratanpur – Bilaspur
If interested avail early morning jungle safari for couple of hours before you will be transferred to Ratanpur. Check into guest house Khutaghat Dam Ratanpur and have your lunch here. Rest of the day you are free for leisure to witness beauty of Khutaghat dam. In the evening you will transferred to Bilaspur. Check into hotel and stay night at Bilaspur.
Day 08: Bilaspur – Raipur – Drop
After breakfast check out hotel and transfer to airport / railway station Raipur. By dropping at Raipur the tour ends with sweet Festal memories.
Hotel accommodation on a twin sharing basis.
Breakfast as per hotels’ menu.
All transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary in a non air-conditioned vehicle.
All toll tax, parking fees and driver’s allowances.
All applicable hotel taxes.
Anything not mentioned under ‘Package Inclusions’
All personal expenses, optional tours and extra meals.
Camera fees, alcoholic/non-alcoholic beverages and starters.
Vehicle service on leisure days for sightseeing not included in the itinerary.
Medical and travel insurance.
For all the services contracted, minimum 10% advance payment should be made to hold the booking, on confirmed basis & the balance amount can be paid before 30 days from commencement of the services. However Festal Tours have right to amend advance amount and payment of balance amount and time of payment
In the event of cancellation of tour / services due to any reason/s we must be informed of the same in writing. Cancellation charges will be effective from the date we receive advice in writing, and cancellation charges would be as follows:
60 days prior to arrival: 10% of the Total Package cost
45 days prior to arrival: 15% of the Total Package cost
15 days prior to arrival: 25% of the Total Package cost
07 days prior to arrival: 50% of the Total Package cost
Less than 7 days from start of service or No Show: No Refund
Some cancellation and refund policies are out of our tender:
Refund for hotel payment will follow the hotel’s cancellation policy
Train tickets cancellations will follow the Railway’s policy
Flight tickets cancellations will follow the airlines company policy
In case of Special Trains Journeys and peak season hotel bookings a separate cancellation policy is applicable (which can be advised as and when required).
In case you cancel the trip after commencement, refund would be restricted to a limited amount only which too would depend on the amount that we would be able to recover from the hoteliers/ contractors we patronize. For unused hotel accommodation, chartered transportation & missed meals etc. we do not bear any responsibility to refund.
Our Liabilities & Limitations:
Please note that after the finalization of the Tour/ service Cost, if there are any Hike in entrance fees of monuments / museums, Taxes, fuel cost or guide charges – by Govt of India, the same would be charged as extra.
Law & Jurisdiction
For all complaints, suits, claims or disputes of whatsoever nature relating to any products offered by Festal Tours, will be under the exclusive jurisdiction of Court of Bilaspur (CG).