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February, March, April & November

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Medium

WALKING SAFARI IN THE LAND OF THE TIGERS

This unique tour takes you to the finest national parks of central India. It includes a three day walking safari which retraces the trail undertaken British Captain J Forsyth of Bengal Lancers regiment, almost 150 years ago.  Pioneering Captain Forsyth discovered and is responsible for the development of the Central highlands. You will visit Satpura, Pench and Tadoba National Parks. Satpura Tiger Reserve is part of one of the largest contiguous blocks of forest left in India and is still (just!) connected to other Reserves by forest ‘corridors’. It therefore represents the largest block of tiger-inhabited tiger habitat left in the world. Pench National Park is lesser known but most conveniently located Tiger habitat. Panoramic beauty of this region that has been described as early as the beginning of the 20th century by naturalists like Captain J. Forsyth in ‘Highlands of Central India’ and by Rudyard Kipling in the ‘Jungle Book’. The Tadoba Andhari National Park has been unnoticed by tourism till recently. It has a forest dominated by teak forest and bamboo, it’s a rugged landscape comprising cliffs, caves, marshes, perennial lakes and boulder strewn streambeds that cater to a host of biodiversity. It is abounding with wildlife and animals like the tiger, leopard, sloth bear, hyena, jackal, wild dog, blue bull and sambar inhabit the reserve.

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Premier Tiger Reserves – Satpura, Pench and Tadoba
  • Three days exclusive Walking Safari in the Satpura National Park
  • Searching for the elusive Tiger in Pench and Tadoba by 4WD vehicles
  • Long distance transportation in comfortable Vehicles
  • Stay in certified small eco-friendly lodges, with all modern comforts

Hotels in this Itinerary

  • Bamboo Forest Safari Lodge, Tadoba

    Located just 10 minutes’ drive away from the Tadoba Tiger Reserve, Bamboo Forest Safari Lodge combines high quality accommodation with eco-friendly credentials. Bamboo Forest has 9 villas, and 3 chalets with 4 interconnected rooms. The villas are 700 sq. ft. each, with a large bedroom, en-suite washroom, powder room, patio overlooking the lake, private garden, and open-air bath-tubs surrounded by greenery. The chalets too are expansive, with all modern amenities like hot/cold air-conditioning, hot/cold shower, LCD TVs with satellite connection, Wi-Fi, tea-coffee maker, powder room and mini-bar. You can choose to unwind with a visit to the spa, enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or leaf through a book in the library. The food is of a very high standard and you have a choice of Indian and international dishes.

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  • Forsyth’s Lodge, Satpura

    Forsyth’s Lodge is a small intimate eco-lodge set in 44 acres of land and offers unique wilderness experience on the edge of the buffer zone of the Satpura Tiger Reserve. The lodge has 12 cottages that are built only utilising 10% of there are ensuring that much of the wilderness is untouched facilitating a variety of wildlife to thrive within the lodge periphery - chital, wild boar, civets, hare, jungle and rusty spotted cats, a great diversity of birds, insects, reptiles and amphibians. T. The cottages are arranged around a main lodge with indoor lounges and dining areas with fireplaces for the winter and large terraces for evenings and al fresco dinners as soon as the weather permits.

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  • Jamtara Wilderness Camp, Pench

    Jamtara Wilderness Camp gets its name from the village Jamtara. It has 10 luxury tents in the heart of rural Pench. Each tent overlooks thick lush forest and has ample light. The rooms are tented however the bathrooms are permanent structures so that guest can be comfortable. The camp provides the experience of a star bed or machaans under the starry sky for those who wish to sleep in the open. Each bed can accommodate two and is fitted with mosquito netting. The camp organises game drives and nature walks.

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  • Pench Tree Lodge

    A heaven for the nature junkie…Absolutely the most extraordinary bed in Pench. Up in the branches of the tree of 40 acres of private jungle, Pench tree lodge has only six massive tree houses, clock in at 700 square feet each, 5m off the ground in all their luxurious glory. Beautiful four poster beds and spacious outdoor porches frame the Jungle surrounds with poetic aplomb and privacy is tantamount. In addition, there are 6 resplendent cottages around a water body. They are large and spacious and can accommodate a family. These tree houses merge so perfectly into the greenery that they stay hidden until you are almost at the bottom of the wooden stairs leading up to the door of your room. There’s plenty of space inside with a sleeping and living area, and glass doors leading to a balcony from your bedroom and en-suite shower room, so you can bathe with the sound of the wind blowing through the leaves and view of the jungle. Back down on terra firma the main dining area is overlooking a water hole and has a swimming pool under huge manhua tree. The food is delicious, and the setting is perfect! The lodge can organize nature walks, bird watching and cycling trips.

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  • Reni Pani Jungle Lodge, Satpura

    Located close to the Satpura national park is this exquisitely designed conservation and wildlife focused lodge. Spread over 30 acres of striking forest cover Reni Pani Jungle Lodge offers 12 stylish and spacious cottages, distributed in the varied landscape featuring grass lands, a seasonal nulla and a hearty tree cover. The central Gol Ghar is the cheerful central area which houses the lounge, library, bar and dining. Run with a discerning eye for hospitality and service, with a great emphasis on the activities that allows you to explore the Satpura Jungle. The owners are extremely particular about conserving not just Reni Pani's forest but also the areas and Park beyond. Results of their conservation efforts has resulted in many mammals and birds frequently visiting the waterhole at the lodge and several amphibians have made it their home.

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  • Roseate House, Delhi

    Roseate House New Delhi is a contemporary upscale hotel stationed in the capital’s only hospitality district, Aerocity. Spread across 1.6 acres, Roseate House New Delhi combines lineage and novelty in its design and services to cater to the new generation of cosmopolitan guests. 30 minutes from the business hubs of Gurgaon and Delhi, 20 minutes from the Indira Gandhi International Airport, the hotel renders a contrasting respite from the city’s hustle-bustle. Hotel offers a rooftop infinity pool, a spa and wellness centre and 3 dining options. The property features an ultra-chic cinema hall – Upstage. Each room is equipped with state-of-art amenities, a 4-fixture bathroom, flexible workstation and flat-screen TV. Guests can pamper themselves at the Aheli spa that has 4 therapy rooms, salon, steam and sauna. Those who prefer to work out can head to the fitness centre. VIP Lounge and Club Lounge can be used for brand launches or cocktail dinners whereas Club Prive can be used for corporate meetings. Del, an all-day dining restaurant serves world cuisine while Kheer is an exclusive Indian restaurant. Tara is the Japanese rooftop lounge. The finest tea from across the globe can be found at Roasted by Roseate. Chidya Ghar serves a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.

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  • Satpura Mobile Camp, Satpura

    In this accommodation is provided in spacious walk in tents with twin beds, mattresses, quilts, bed sheets, pillows and two foldable bedside tables. A private dry pit toilet and a hot shower with shower bags is provided for each tent. Each tent also has a hand basin, small camping luggage rack and 2 safari deck chairs. Dining tent is provided with dining tables, chairs, cutlery, crockery and other amenities of a standard dining experience. This is a full-service camp with a dedicated housekeeping, service and kitchen team.

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  • Svasara Jungle Lodge, Tadoba

    Svasara Jungle Lodge at Tadoba is a conservation-focused wilderness lodge set over ten acres at Kolara Gate near the Kolara tribal hamlet and bordering the beautiful Tadoba Tiger Reserve. Located barely 100 yards from the Tadoba Tiger Reserve, the lodge offers 12 elegantly furnished suite rooms. The lodge provides all modern amenities and luxuries, multi-cuisine dining options including delectable regional Indian, Continental, and the local Varadi cuisine, as well as an immersive safari experience.

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