Bandhavgarh safari booking online - INTRODUCTION
Bandhavgarh national park is world renowned Tiger reserve located in Umaria district of Madhya Pradesh in India. This is one of the highest Tiger density national park in India as per reports after Jim Corbett national park. In recent years, the Bandhavgarh safari booking online has seen a very positive growth of foreign tourists due to high probability of spotting the Tigers in the reserve.
The Park has derived its name from the most prominent hill of the district which is said to have been given by Lord Rama to his brother Laxman to keep an eye on Lanka during Ramayana. The Tiger reserve has gained its popularity worldwide and tourists from different parts of world every year visit the national park between October to June.
Fauna in the reserve
The Bandhavgarh national park is famous for Bengal Tigers, Leopards, Sambar, Barking Deer, Nilgai, Wild Boar, Indian Gaur, moongoose, Chausingha and Chinkara, the Asiatic jackal, Bengal fox, sloth bear, snake species and many more animals.
According to forest officials there are more than 300 bird species, 80+ species of butterflies and many reptiles in the reserve.
Safari zones in the Bandhavgarh Tiger reserve
|Zone name||Jeep availability|
28 jeeps morning / 27 jeep evening
21 jeeps morning / 20 jeeps evening
26 jeeps morning / 25 vehicles evening
|Price for Indian national||Price for foreign nationals|
Per person/seat cost INR 1100 in jeep.
Cost for foreign nationals on request
(Suggested to book prior 15 to 30 days in advance for non availability of jeeps).
Full gypsy can be booked by booking 6 seats. (Maximum 6 tourists are allowed in the gypsy at once)
Close/open period of Bandhavgarh safari booking
The Bandhavgarh national park remains close during rainy season from 1st July to 14th October.
The best time to visit is from November to May. Forest department conducts Bandhavgarh jeep safari booking twice a day (Early morning) and (Afternoon to Evening).
During summer time morning safaris start at 06:00 to 6:15 AM for approx 3 hours. Similarly, afternoon safaris start at 2:30 to 3:00 PM for approx 3 hours.
During winter time morning safaris start at 06:30 to 6:45 AM for approx 3 hours. Similarly, afternoon safaris start at 1:30 to 2:00 PM for approx 3 hours.
Connectivity from other parts
The entry point of this park is well connected to major cities of this country.
Nearest Airports: Jabalpur, Khajurao and Nagpur
Railway Stations: Umariya, Katni and Jabalpur
Unlike, Kanha or any other national park in Madhya Pradesh, people have more chances of spotting the Tiger during Bandhavgarh safari booking.
You must make your booking at-least 30 days prior of the safari date in order to avoid non-availability in most of the cases.
If you are planning for a festival date or long weekend, you must make a booking at-least 45 days prior of the safari actual date.
You need to provide valid ID proof for booking (Pan card, Aadhar, Voter ID, License and Passport etc.)
You should also carry the ID proof in person while going for safari.
Forest department does not allow pets inside the safari zone.
Binoculars and good quality camera are good to go while on safari.
Always listen carefully to your forest guide for best wildlife spotting and experience.
Do not litter anywhere. Never try to shout with excitement when spot a wild animal.
Marking the dates in calendar already, then just ping us and we shall make the Bandhavgarh safari booking online for you and reserve your seat.