2 Nights 3 Days – The Safaris and Local Experiences – 2N3D D2

Travel time from Nagpur to The Riverwood Forest Retreat – Pench

2 – 2.5 hours

‘The Riverwood Forest Retreat-Pench’ would like to welcome you on a journey to the land of the tropical slightly moist teak forest; and dry mixed deciduous forests and the land of the Jungle Book.

This itinerary is designed to give you a glimpse of the finest wildlife experiences in India, which includes a visit to the ‘Potter’s village’, ‘Kohka dam’, a night safari in the buffer zone and a morning safari to the ‘Pench national park’.

Trip Highlights

  • Village Haat – Local Farmers Market
  • Indian Gaur – Largest extant bovine in the world
  • Asiatic Wild Dog The Dhole
  • Royal Bengal Tiger – ranks amongst the biggest cats alive today
  • 4×4 Gypsy Safari
  • Potters Village – Pachdhar Village of Kumhaars

Recommended check-in is on Tuesday. Village Haat is on Wednesday.

DAY-WISE TOUR ITINERARY

Day 1

Morning

  • Depart from Nagpur (Hotel/Airport/Railway Station) and travel to Pench National Park by road
  • Arrive by mid-day (if departure time is in the morning), check in to the room and have a hot lunch at the Deck restaurant

Afternoon

  • Post lunch, depart for a Jeep Safari into the Pench National Park. Guests could see a variety of wildlife like the Royal Bengal Tiger, Sambhar, Blue Bull, Wild Boar, etc during the drive past the sweet water pond and the salt lick
  • Hi-tea will be served inside the park

Evening

  • Wildlife presentation by our in-house naturalist
  • Dinner at the Deck restaurant
  • Guests can enjoy a drink at the bar or retire for the day.

Day 3

  • Head for an early morning safari to Pench National Park by a 4X4 Gypsy jeep. Guests could see a variety of wildlife like the Royal Bengal Tiger, Sambhar, Blue Bull, Wild Boar, etc during the drive past the sweet water pond and the salt lick. Breakfast will be served in the park
  • After an early lunch, guests will be transported to their next destination (Hotel/Airport/Railway Station)

Day 2

Morning

  • Breakfast will be served in the resort
  • A visit to the nearby Pachdhar village, which is home to the traditional potter community known as “Kumhaars”. There are over 100 households making earthenware and clay pots in the village
  • Visit to the village haat in Khwasa, a village of weavers

Afternoon

  • Lunch will be served at the Deck restaurant in the resort

Evening

  • Night Patrolling in the Wolf sanctuary that is part of the Buffer Zone from 6pm-9pm in a open top 4X4 Gypsy to experience the park at night
  • Dinner at the Deck restaurant
  • Guests can enjoy a drink at the bar or retire for the day.

Inclusions:

  • Accommodation at The Riverwood Forest Retreats – Pench
  • Pick up and drop
  • Wildlife Presentation
  • Village Haat visit (Only on Wednesdays)
  • Potters village visit
  • Jungle Safari
  • Meals: 2 Breakfast + 2 Lunch + 2 Evening Tea + 2 Dinner.
  • Service of Trained Local Guide (Where applicable)

If you require any additional information about this itinerary, please contact us on reservations@waxpolhotels.com

  

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