Bandipur National Park and Tiger Reserve, Bandipur

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Get in touch with nature and experience Indian wildlife at Bandipur National Park and Tiger Reserve, established in 1974 and renowned for its diversity of biomes that house a wide range of animals and plants, including endangered species. Explore the vast expanses of deciduous forests and scrublands on a guided safari by bus or jeep, and spot animals that freely roam the jungle. On a tour of the park, you'll be able to see herds of Indian elephants, sloth bears, and giant squirrels, and if you're lucky, the elusive tigers. Work out when and for how long to visit Bandipur National Park and Tiger Reserve and other Bandipur attractions using our handy Bandipur journey planner.
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  • We took 2 safaris in Bandipur and saw dhole, mouse deer, elephants, mongooses several bird species as well as the usual chital and sambar. Our only issue was that on both occasions it was a bit shambo...  more »
  • Though I could not spot a tiger, Bandipur was awesome for me because of the sheer greenery and closeness one feels with mother nature here. We had taken a jeep safari with five of us and the driver (n...  more »
  • Excellent experience viewing the wildlife. Wanted to see the tiger and managed to view a tiger. Only wish could have viewed the tiger a little bit longer. Saw a variety of animals, the leopard, Herd o...  more »

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