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Believed to be one of the best places to spot tigers in India, Tadoba National Park has a thriving population of tigers, and some of the best forest lodges nestled between watering holes and trees. This is the perfect destination for someone looking to escape the daily humdrum of city life and spend some time in the wilderness. It is ideal not just for its exciting safari rides, but also for its entire natural habitat, the beautiful birdlife, exotic sunsets, and exquisite Indian cuisine and hospitality.The wildlife safari tour in Maharashtra is an eight-day trip that takes place within the Tadoba National Park, allowing ample time to deeply enjoy the wilderness. ‘Tadoba’ the name comes from the tribe’s indigenous language, and its indigenous inhabitants still reside there, very much attached to the place of their ancestors.
Therefore, the tiger reserve also ensures support for these locals and they are often trained to become tour guides on many of the safaris and are able to provide special personalized information on their land.
This region across Northwestern India including Tadoba and the area surrounding it is made up of an exquisite and lush green landscape, dense with a variety of animal species. Please not that an extension on the package that includes Pench Tiger Reserve or Kanha National Park is available upon request.
Visit the colourful bazzar of Old Delhi
Exciting tiger safari is amazing Tadoba National Park
Personalized wildlife tour specialist to guide you through the jungles
Arendezvous with the cosmopolitan lifestyle of Mumbai
Walk around heritage part of Mumbai
Upon arrival at the Delhi airport, our executive will receive you warmly and ensure your smooth transfer to a Hotel. You will stay overnight at a comfortable and cozy hotel. Overnight in Delhi.
Fill in your tummies with sumptuous breakfast, and commence the trip by visiting the world heritage monuments like Qutub Minar, Red Fort,andHumayunTomb. Not only this, the streets and lanes of old Delhi will take you to the famous busy market, Chandni Chowk. The second half of the day will be for visiting New Delhi comprising monumental buildings in Lutyens’ New Delhi that include President House, India Gate. From there you will go to visit iconic Qutab Minar before retiring for the day. After that, you will be taken back to your hotel for an overnight stay.
This morning after breakfast you will be transferred to airport to board a direct flight to Nagpur. Upon arrival, take the two hours drive to Tadoba, and check-in your hotel. Post lunch, you will finally proceed with the much awaited safari.The entire Tiger Reserve Project includes the Tadoba National Park, as well as the Andhari River Wildlife Sanctuary. This is one of the 47 tiger reserves that exist in India, and is said to be Maharashtra’s most ancient and greatest National Park, also referred to as the ‘Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve’. Located in the Chandrapur district of Maharashtra state, it covers an area of 1,727 sq.km and is at a distance of about 150 km from Nagpur. The beautiful Andhari River that runs through the reserve is a significant source of nourishment for the entire region. The dry tropical forests at the south are deciduous and contain a wide range of species and wildlife including leopards, tigers, deers, wild dogs, sloths, bears, crocodile and bisons. The frequent sightings of tigers in this region have made this National Park a widely popular destination for exhilarating tiger safaris. Overnight in Tadoba.
Today you will set off again on an enthralling safari ride through the reserve. If you set off early enough in the morning you may catch the morning mist fading away and hear the melodious sound of birds chirping in the fresh air amidst the dense foliage of trees and perhaps the gentle trickle of water. You should be able to sight and photograph several wild animals along the way, and even catch a few big cats. The tour guides will guide you through the jungle and loose no chance in making your tours as entertaining and thrilling as possible, every minute of the journey. Overnight in Tadoba.
After breakfast explore the jungles more deeply and perhaps even become familiar with the areas close to where you are staying. Familiarize yourself with the trees and plants you see, appreciate each flower and bird you see perched on a branch. Allow your mind to relax as you become one with nature and understand the whole ecosystem around you. This is where you can leave your worries behind and settle into the contented, balanced life of the jungle around you.
The most prominent species of trees in the Tadoba forest is the Teak tree. There are a few lakes that serve as rich water bodies for the jungle. The landscape of the forest is made of gently sloping hills and several hillocks forming steep valleys. The climate is pleasant and cheerful, which attracts a large population of tigers, while the jungle also provides shelter to the animals in the wilderness. Overnight in Tadoba.
After breakfast, set off in the morning for two hour drive back to Nagpur to catch the flight to Mumbai. Postlanding in Mumbai, you will be received by our representative and will be transferred to your hotel. Check-in, rest and refresh for a while before you start an exciting journey ahead of you. The day is free for leisure experiences such as exploring the famous markets and beaches, interacting with local people and exploring the rich and diverse culture of the place. If your bargain game is strong enough, you will have a handful of fabulous photo opportunities or some interesting souvenirs to take back home, you won't be disappointed. Everything and anything can be found in the local markets at a reasonable price. Return back for your stay overnight.Overnight in Mumbai.
The morning of this day is to relax and rejuvenate you. In the afternoon, set out on a city tour which covers the major tourist attractions. Including Hanging Garden in Mumbai, also known as Pherozeshah Mehta Gardens. Terraced gardens perched at the top of Malabar Hill, with a stunning view of the sunset over the Arabian Sea and feature numerous hedges carved into the shapes of animals. Heritage part of Mumbai includes a visit to Victoria Terminal, The Gateway of India, Siddhivinayak one of the richest temples in Mumbai culturally and architecturally. Walk around at Marine drive before you return back for your stay overnight in a Mumbai hotel. Stay overnight in Mumbai.
On the eighth day, you will be transferred to the international airport for your onward journey. Please note again that an extension to the Kanha National Park or Pench Tiger Reserve is also available on request, if you do not want your thrilling jungle adventure to not come to an end so quickly.