Indian Tiger & Wildlife Tours

DAY 1:
7.30 A.M: Pick up from City Hotel and transfer to Sonakhali jetty through beautiful countryside’s, rural bazaar with stopovers at local tea shop and Fishermen’s’ villages.
9.30 A.M: Arrive at Sonakhali / Godkhali Transfer of luggage and persons to our motorized boat.
10.00 A.M: Briefing and interpretation by our local guide cum naturalist over Tea/Coffee/Welcome drink followed by 2 hours spectacular cruise through river Hogol, Gomor, Durgaduani and Gumdi. Optional stopover at Gosaba – one of the earliest human settlements of Sunderbans to visit the house of Sir Danniel Hamilton-a Scottish banker who initiated the first co-operative movement of India here.
12.30 P.M: Arrive at Bali Island.
13.00 P.M: Lunch followed by 3 hours birding and game cruise to Sudhanyakhali watch tower through creeks and canals.
17.30 P.M: Back to camp by evening. Infotainment by our poacher-turned-guides over tea and snacks.
19.30 P.M: Dinner and overnight halt.

DAY 2:
7.00 A.M: Morning tea.
7.30 A.M: Breakfast
8.00 A.M: Full day game cruise and birding tour to Netidhopani watch tower (Subject to weather permitting the same) including Crab catching and fishing expeditions from the fragile country boats. Lunch will be served on board.
17.00 P.M: Back to Camp. Evening experience the local Rural theatre (Bonobibi Yatra) performed by the villagers. The theatre tells interesting story about the Tiger Lord, Forest God and Goddess ,fishermen and honey collectors with lot of songs and dances.
19.30 P.M: Dinner and overnight halt.

DAY 3:
7.00 A.M: Morning tea.
7.30 A.M: Breakfast
8.00 A.M: Guided Village Walk in which participants are encouraged to have a close interaction and interesting encounters with the local villagers and their lifestyle, Local craft and cuisines, Indigenous farming and household equipments used by the villagers.
8.45 A.M: Guided adventure cruise by manually-oared country boat followed by a short cruise to DoBanki watch tower to enjoy a small canopy walk.
12.00 Noon: Back to camp. Lunch and proceed to Sonakhali / Godkhali.
15.00 P.M: Arrive at Sonakhali / Godkhali and transfer to Kolkata by car.


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