Land of Tigers-Tadoba Tiger Reserve !!
About the Tadoba National Park :
Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve is the pristine and unique eco-system situated in the Chandrapur district of the Maharashtra State of India. The Reserve contains some of the best of forest tracks and is endowed with rich biodiversity. It is famous for its natural heritage and the name Tadoba is derived from the tribal god named Taru which is worshiped by the tribal and Andhari comes from the Andhari river which flows through the park. The core area of the Reserve is 625 sq.km. This includes Tadoba National Park, created in 1955 with an area of 116.55 sq. km. and Andhari Wildlife Sanctuary created in 1986 with an area of 508.85 sq. km. The core zone of Tadoba has 6 gates and buffer zone has 6 gates. Both core and buffer forest areas are extremely rich in flora and fauna and shelters a huge population of majestic Tigers. This tour is specially designed to cover maximum all the gates of Tadoba Core and Buffer zone.
Category : Wildlife
Duration : 05 Nights / 06 Days
Onward Journey : 12289 Mumbai-Nagpur Duronto Express
Return Journey : 12290 Nagpur-Mumbai Duronto Express
Onward Journey : Air India – 5.45 am – 7.20 am
Return Journey : Indigo- 8.25 pm – 9.55 pm Or Air India – 9.05 pm – 10.35 pm
Note* : You may get in touch with us for assistance regarding the train / flight booking, we will be happy to help you.
What is included in the tour
- 05 Nights/ 06 Days Accommodation at Resort on Twin Sharing Basis in AC Rooms.
- All Meals as per mentioned in the Itinerary. (B – breakfast, L- lunch, D- dinner)
- 10 Open Gypsy Safaris in core & buffer Zones of Tadoba.
- All forest permits and Guide Charges.
- Expertise charges.
Kindly note : Accommodation at Zhari (Kolsa zone) has only 4 rooms and is the only resort. So we will be staying on quarter sharing basis for that one night.
What is NOT included in the tour
- Transportation / Internal transfers during the tour will be at actual on cost sharing basis
- Transfer from Mumbai to Mumbai
- Meals during the train/flight/ transfer journey
- Lens/Camera charges
- Any personal orders, laundry, phone calls.
- Any other charges, tips and gratitude.
- Anything other than mentioned above.
- Difference in cost arising due to mishaps, political unrest, natural calamities or sudden changes in forest fees, permits etc
- Other tolls
- Taxes as applicable
Note*Accommodation on twin single sharing available on request.(Nominal charges to be paid by the participant as applicable)
Day 1 : Drive of 2.5 hrs (112 KM) Nagpur to Navegaon
Arrive at Nagpur by 7.30 to 8.00 am. Leave for Navegaon gate of Tadoba National Park . Check in at the resort. Post lunch leave for 1st Tiger safari of the tour. Post dinner rest at the resort. (Navegaon Gate )
Day 2 : Drive of 1 hr (35Kms) Navegaon to Kolara
Early morning leave for our 2nd safari from Alizanza Buffer near Navegaon gate. Post safari leave for Kolara gate which is 35 kms away from Navegaon gate. Check in at the resort, post lunch leave for our 3rd Wildlife safari from Madnapur buffer. Reach back resort and then we will be having small session on wildlife photography. Later have dinner and rest for the day.
Day 3 : Drive of 2.5 hrs (90Kms) Kolara to Zhari Kolsa
Early morning leave for our 4th safari to the core zone via Kolara gate. Post Safari freshen up and check out to leave for our next destination, the less travelled zone of Tadoba – Kolsa zone. Reach Zhari gate, check in at the resort and rest till lunch. Post lunch leave for our 5th safari via Zhari gate of Kolsa(Core Zone). Evening back to resort and rest. Post dinner small experience sharing session, lights out and rest for the day.
Day 4 : Drive of 1.5 hrs (53 Kms) Kolsa to Mohurli
Early morning leave for our 6th safari to the core zone via Zhari gate. Post Safari freshen up and check out to leave for our next destination, the most famous gate of Tadoba – Mohurli gate. Check in at Resort and have lunch. Post lunch leave for our 7th safari which will be from Mohurli gate (core zone). Enjoy the wilderness of Tadoba. Back to resort. We will have a small information sharing session on this day. Have dinner and rest for the day.
Day 5 :
Early morning leave for our 8th safari in the most beautiful zone of Tadoba named as Agarzari gate. Enjoy birding as well as tracking some tigers in this zone. Reach back resort and post lunch leave for our 9th safari via Khutwanda gate. Post dinner enjoy the experience sharing session of the tour before our last safari next day.
Day 6 :
Early morning leave for our last safari to the core via Agarzari gate of Tadoba. Explore your last safari to the core, try to make the best out of it. Reach back resort, freshen up and pack up for the trip. Post lunch, leave back for Nagpur with some great sightings and memories to cherish.
Tour concludes with a great ending !!
Transportation : Self Driven / Cost Sharing Basis at Actual
Ever imagined covering all the zones of Tadoba in your own car, driving through those buffer zones. Now it’s the best part of this expedition that you can come self driven or even can hop in to a co-traveller’s car on cost sharing basis.
This would reduce your travel cost substantially, offer you a memorable driving experience and deliver plenty of fun moments with your new wildlife friends during the serene journey.
So gear up for this rustic journey. For more details regarding transportation for this tour, do get in touch with us.
1. Costings are subject to change in case of any alternations in forest fees, union fees, guide charges etc.
2. This marathon is an extensive journey in peak summer, the safaris would be exhaustive.
3. Internal transfers during the tour will be at actual on sharing basis.
4. Service taxes as per Government (5%) will be additional on the total tour price.