Day 01: Raipur – Jagdalpur
On your arrival at Raipur airport, you will be met by our company representatives and transferred to a pre-booked Hotel. After fresh up at the hotel, we drive to Jagdalpur (300 km-6 hrs), the district headquarter of the famous Bastar tribal region. Jagdalpur offers an ideal base to explore the unique tribal villages and amazing wildlife of the region. On the way to Jagdalpur, enjoy a picnic lunch at the Keshkal rest house. Here you get the first glimpse of the enchantingly beautiful lush green surroundings of Keshkal and Bastar. Arrive at Jagdalpur and check into the Hotel. Overnight stay will be at Jagdalpur.
Day 02: Jagdalpur – Kanger Valley National Park
After breakfast, we drive to the famous Kanger Valley National Park. Kanger Valley is known for its unique wildlife and beautiful and verdant surroundings, regarded as one of the finest virgin forests tracts on earth. Capture the breathtaking scenic beauty in your camera. We’ll also explore one of the limestone caves of the region, known for beautiful stalagmite and stalactite formations. This is tribal country and meeting the tribal people in their homes would surely be a fascinating experience for you. Visit some of the tribal homes and interact with them to learn something about their culture. Later, enjoy a leisurely picnic lunch at the famous Tirathgarh Fall. The enchanting Tirathgarh Fall offers a spectacular view to its visitors. In the evening, we drive back to Jagdalpur. Overnight stay will be at Jagdalpur.
Day 03: Jagdalpur – Chitrakote – Nagarnar – Jagdalpur
After breakfast, enjoy an excursion to beautiful Chitrakote Falls. The horseshoe shaped Chitrakote Waterfall is created by the Indravati River and famously called the ‘Niagara of India’. Enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the Chitrakote Falls and be mesmerized by the rainbows arching across the turbulent flow. Later, we drive back to Jagdalpur enroute visiting the famous Anthropological Museum, which provides an interesting insight into Bastar’s tribal culture. After lunch, we’ll drive to Nagarnar, famous for its terracotta handicrafts. Return to hotel for dinner. Overnight stay will be at Jagdalpur.
Day 04: Jagdalpur
After breakfast, enjoy a visit to a famous ‘haat’ (weekly market). The haat displays a perfect picture of local tribal life. After lunch at the hotel, day is at leisure for independent activities. Explore the town, or just relax at your hotel. Overnight stay will be at Jagdalpur.
Day 05: Jagdalpur – Narayanpur – Raipur
After breakfast today, we’ll proceed back to Raipur by road. Enroute, enjoy a side trip to Narayanpur. The place is known for its excellent handicrafts, which are considered the finest in the Bastar region. The bell metal, woodcraft, wrought iron and bamboo artifacts are wonderful. Ramakrishna Mission Center is another worth visiting tourist attraction at Narayanpur. Arrive Raipur and check-in at hotel. Overnight stay will be at Raipur.
Day 06: Raipur – Drop
After breakfast check out hotel and transferred to Airport / Railway Station Raipur. With the dropping, 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.
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