Day 01 : Raipur - Kawardha
On your arrival at Raipur, we drive to the former princely state of Kawardha. Arrive at Kawardha and check into the hotel. In the afternoon, get familiar with nearby cultural sites. Visit and see the beautiful and captivating Bhoramdeo Temple Complex. Return to the hotel at sunset and enjoy a traditional Chhattisgarhi dance performance. Dinner and overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 02 : Kawardha
After breakfast, enjoy a guided tour of Kawardha to discover the secrets of Kawardha's little-known natural and tribal world. Post lunch, visit some tribal villages and meet the friendly Baiga people. Return to the hotel by evening, followed by dinner and O/N stay.
Day 03 : Kawardha - Raipur - Kanker
After breakfast today, the morning is at leisure. Later we drive to Raipur. If time permits, enjoy a short visit to Mahant Ghasidas Museum in Raipur. Thereafter, we proceed to the former princely State of Kanker. Arrive at Kanker and check into the hotel. Enjoy a welcome drink and dinner with the royal family members who will be happy to familiarize you with the unique folklore and traditions of the state they once ruled. They will also introduce you to a performance of the traditional music and dance of the region. O/N stay.
Day 04 : Kanker - Kondagaon - Narayanpur - Kanker
After breakfast, explore the fascinating tribal regions of Bastar. Climb up the forested Keshkal Ghat with your royal guide and visit a colorful weekly market, which provides you with a good opportunity to meet the local tribes. Visit the famous tribal regions of Kondagaon and Narayanpur and discover about some of Bastar's finest handicrafts. Enjoy a picnic lunch amidst the lush green surroundings of Sal forests. In the evening, enjoy a dance performance by young members of Bastar's unique 'Ghotul' dormitory system. Dinner & O/N stay.
Day 05 : Kanker - Jagdalpur - Kanker
After breakfast, we drive to Jagdalpur, with a stop over for delicious lunch. In the afternoon, enjoy a royally guided tour of Jagdalpur. Visit the famous Anthropological Museum and we proceed to see the enchanting Chitrakote Waterfall (popularly known as Niagara of India) at sunset. Also visit some of the local Bison-Horn Maria tribe, renowned for their spectacular ceremonial dancing. If time and conditions are favorable, enjoy a barbeque dinner under the stars in authentic Bastar style. You will also be entertained by a folklore dance performance of the tribal people. O/N stay.
Day 06: Kanker - Kanger Valley National Park - Jag
After an early breakfast, visit to the famous Kanger Valley National Park, known for its unique wildlife and verdant surroundings, regarded as one of the finest virgin forests tracts on earth. Also explore one of the limestone caves of the region, known for beautiful stalagmite and stalactite caves. Later, enjoy a leisurely picnic lunch at the famous Tiratgarh Fall. You will also be exploring some of Jagdalpur's unique handicrafts before dinner at the hotel, followed by O/N stay.
Day 07 : Jagdalpur - Raipur
After breakfast, visit the bustling markets of Jagdalpur before we set for our return to Raipur. On our way, we halt at Kanker for a farewell lunch with the royal family, followed by hotel check-in.
Day 08 : Raipur - Tour Concludes
After breakfast, in time transfer to Raipur airport to board the flight for your onward destination, with sweet memories of Chhattisgarh Tour.