Safari in Bandipur

Bandipur National Park is a wildlife enthusiast's paradise located in the Southern Indian state of Karnataka. Spanning an area of over 900 sq. km., the park is home to a diverse range of flora and fauna, making it a prime destination for nature lovers and adventure fanatics. A safari in Bandipur is one of the best ways to witness the animals in their natural habitat. What makes a safari in Bandipur unique is the park's commitment to eco-tourism and sustainable practices, moreover they offer different types of safaris to suit the preferences of all kinds of tourists.

a bird perched on a branch of a tree
elephants playing near a pool of water
Tiger sitting on a tree stump peacefully in forest

Types of Safaris in Bandipur:

  • Jeep Safari: Bandipur jeep safari is a popular option for tourists looking for a thrilling and up-close experience with the park's wildlife. The jeeps take tourists on a bumpy ride through the jungle, allowing them to see the animals in their natural habitat.
  • Canter Safari: The 18 seater canter safari are  more relaxed and comfortable option for tourists who want to explore the park from a distance. The closed vehicle has large windows, allowing tourists to see the animals without getting too close. Canter safaris are an excellent option for families with young children or elderly members who may find a jeep safari too rough.

a jeep going on a safari with people sitting on it

Experience the thrill of the jungle safari, available through both the government website and Jungle Lodges. The government website offers an exhilarating 90-minute safari, while Jungle Lodges invites you to immerse yourself in the excitement for a full 180 minutes. Get ready to unleash your inner explorer! Click here for all the captivating details!

Beautiful peacock sitting on a branch of the tree

Bandipur National Park is a captivating destination for a safari adventure, offering a thrilling experience throughout the year. Tourists can also visit Bandipur Tiger Safari which is an exciting opportunity to witness the magnificent tigers in their natural habitat. One of the most exciting events in Bandipur is the annual Wildlife Week, which takes place in October. Wildlife Week is a celebration of the park's flora and fauna, and tourists can participate in various activities like wildlife photography competitions, nature walks and bird watching.

When it comes to accommodation, The Serai Bandipur is a top-notch lodging option in Bandipur that provides a lavish and cosy experience surrounded by the natural beauty of the park. Positioned on the outskirts of the woods, our resort boasts splendid vistas of the park that can be admired from the comfort of your rooms.