Activity Level Easy
Accomodation Type Luxury
This ancient forest definitely has the best of nature to offer! Right amid the picturesque Vindhya and Satpura mountain ranges, Bandhavgarh boasts a splendid blend of dense green valleys and rocky hills. Mixed deciduous forests and woodlands are interspersed with grasslands and tranquil waterholes. A network of spring-fed streams provides a water source for the park’s wildlife. Amidst the burly mountains, the lush green meadows of Bandhavgarh thrive to gratify you in and out! Bandhavgarh is one of the National parks having the highest density of tigers. So statistically, you have the best chance to spot this mystique mammal here!
- Railway Journey by 3 Tier A.C, both ways.
- Internal Transfers via AC SUVs.
- Visit to Dhuandhar Waterfalls & Bhedaghat.
- Stay in Three Star Property for 3 Nights.
- All Meals at Resort.
- 5 Open Gypsy Safaris in National Park.
- Gypsy,Guide & Forest Entry Charges.
- GW Mentor.
- Food During Train & Road Travel.
- Bottled Water in Train and Resort.
- Camera Fees.
- Extra Safaris.
- Laundry & Telephone Charges.
- Alcoholic Beverages & Soft Drinks.
- Tips & Gratuities.
- All Applicable Taxes.
- Things Which are Not Mentioned in Inclusions.
Leave from Pune at 07:00 hrs. Reach Mumbai and board the Jabalpur – bound Garibrath Express at 13:30 hrs from Mumbai.
On reaching Jabalpur at 06:00 hrs, we move towards the picturesque Bhedaghat. We visit the Dhuandhar waterfalls and go for a boat ride through the gorge created by the calm waters of the Narmada. There on, we proceed towards Bandhavgarh and reach there by evening tea. Go Wild experts will conduct introductory session and orientation of the forest. Overnight stay at the resort in Bandhavgarh.
Today, we have morning and evening safari rides into the forest. After a busy, rewarding day out in the jungle gather for a group discussion session, before you reach out for a sumptuous dinner arranged for you.
2 more safaris into the forest! 4 safaris old, the great Indian-safari experience will start unfolding before you! Overnight at the resort.
After an early morning safari, we leave for Jabalpur with packed lunch to board the train for Mumbai at 19:30 hrs.
Reach Mumbai by 12:15 hrs and leave for Pune. Reach Pune by afternoon with wild memories for lifetime.
- For A Single Booking, Use Coupon Code GW500 and save Rs. 500.
- What to expect when in Bandhavgarh?
This Tiger Reserve is said to have the highest density of tigers and has been known to have a famous tiger dynasty. Bandhavgarh also is a home to other animals like the Spotted Deer, Sambar, Nilgai, Wild Boar, Leopard, Jackal etc and many bird species.
- Is there a flight option to this location?
Yes, flights can be opted thus saving one day at the start of the tour and the end; however certain flight timings do not coincide with the train timings; and thus the flight itinerary might make you compromise on the typical itinerary.
Contact our travel consultants to figure out the best possible options.
- What is the usual sharing in vehicles & accommodation?
The accommodations are always on double sharing basis unless otherwise opted for. Single sharing basis attracts an additional nominal fee, while triple sharing allows you to be eligible for a small discount.
Safari vehicles as well as internal transit vehicles (such as SUVs) are usually shared between 6 people, unless indicated otherwise. Specific Photography Mentoring Tours have 4-in-a-vehicle. Exclusive jeeps can be reserved by a group after paying a surcharge.(group size less than 6)
- Is it safe?
Open jeep safaris & even nature trails conducted by us follow the highest safety standards, and we take all necessary precautions involved. We respect the wild animals and their comfort, and keep adequate distance while photographing them. However its worthy of noting, that being cautious goes a long way in preventing any mishaps.
- How is the climate in Bandhavgarh?
Summers here are hot with temperatures rising upto 43 degrees Celsius whereas in winters it gets cold and temperatures may dip as low as 1 degree Celsius. Traveling during both the seasons has its perks!
- Who all can be a part of this tour?
The jungle can be visited by anybody who is fond of wildlife or is a first timer. It is apt for anybody who wishes to experience this journey. Children of any age group, accompanied by adults can be a part of the safaris. For a detailed inquiry you can always ask our experts for advice.
- Benefits of travelling with Go Wild?
We pride in being experts in wildlife for over a decade and hence traveling with us is stress free, fun oriented, interactive and knowledge based. You will surely return home as a better wildlifer!
- What do I pack for my travel?
Apart from the season wise apparels, we recommend you to only wear comfortable clothes with colors that will go with the nature. Bright colors like red, orange, white, yellow etc are a strict no no. We will provide a detailed list of things to be carried before the tour.
- Can I get Veg/ Jain food?
Apart from the stays in Forest Rest Houses; food menu is usually tailor made according to the group. Veg food is available at all locations, and Jain food can be arranged for if informed at the time of booking.