Tiger Grand Prix - South India

7 Nights / 8 Days

  • South India is considered to be the jewel in India’s crown. This is because of its strong bio diversity. South India, resulting from its varied climates and geography. Deciduous forests are found along the Western Ghats while tropical dry forests and scrub lands are common in the interior Deccan plateau. The southern Western Ghats have rainforests located at high altitudes called the South Western Ghats montane rain forests and the Malabar Coast moist forests are found on the coastal plains.[45] The Western Ghats is one of the eight hottest biodiversity hotspots in the world and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    Tour HighlightsThe State of Karnataka boasts the top three tiger sanctuaries in India. These three forests have the highest number of tigers in India. They are Bandipur tiger reserve, Billagiri Tiger reserve and Nagerhole tiger reserve. The state Govt of Karnataka have set up one of the finest jungle lodges in the world. Known for its service and hospitality these resorts are a must visit destination. The 7 nights 8 days journey into the South Indian tiger reserves will one of the finest circuit a nature/ ilife lover can ever think off.

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    Through out the year

  • Day 01 (B):
    Arrive at the IT capital of India, Bangalore. Once a calm city has now become oe of the busiest places on Earth. It is called as the Silicon valley of India because of the large presence of the IT companies. Today you will spend your time at leisure at the resort. With a very good presence of UBER and OLA cabs, guests can always go out to explore the city at their cost. Stay at the hotel.


    Day 02 (BLD):
    Wake up early and drive to Biligiri Ranganthittu Hills ( BRT ). Breakfast would be packed from the hotel. BRT sanctuary is unique because it has scrub, dry decidous, moist deciduous, semi-evergreen, evergreen and shola forests. It is also known for its many endemic species of plants including valuable medicinal ones. The ancient temple dedicated to Biligiri Rangaswamy in the sanctuary is a place of pilgrimage for over 500 years.
    Reach the resort for lunch. After lunch proceed to the first jungle safari. The resort is right in the middle of the jungle. This is the only place in South India where a resort is inside the forests. The enchanting forests is home for elephants, gaurs ( Indian Bison ), sambars, chitals ( spotted deers ), bears, panthers and tigers. It also is home for 250 species of birds, 22 species of reptiles and amazing 116 species of butterflies. Stay at the resort. .

    Day 03 (BLD):
    Enjoy the morning and evening drive in the jungle. After breakfast, one can walk around the property. The multitude of birds and their songs would make you feel meditative. Stay at the resort.


    Day 04 (BLD):
    After the morning drive and breakfast, we proceed to Bandipur Tiger reserve. This forest is at the foot hills of Ooty and is in the rain shadow region of the hill. It is a shrub jungle and is ideal for wildlife. The bird life in Bandipur during winter is exceptionally good. The forest has a large number of mammals and reptiles. The sighting of the Tiger in this jungle is truly enjoyable. Apart from the tiger, this is home for the leopards and wild dogs. The sloth bears come out in the evenings to dig the tubers as the elephants return home from the water hole. The safari in this jungle is never boring. Stay at the resort.

    Day 05 (BLD):
    SEnjoy the morning up the hill opposite to the resort. The nature walk takes about an hour to reach the hill top. It is very exciting as one gets to witness the wild on foot. A trained naturalist will accompany you on this walk. After breakfast, we would drive to the heritage city of Mysore. Mysore is known as the city of Palaces. Mysore Palace also known as Amba Vilas Palace located at the heart of Mysore city is the most prominent tourist destination of Mysore that attracts millions of visitors round the year. This historical palace housed within the Old Fort facing the Chamunda Hills stands as the official residence of the Wadiyar dynasty who ruled the Kingdom of Mysore from 1399 to 1950. After the visit to the Palace, head to the hotel for a much needed rest. Stay at the hotel.


    Day 06 (BLD):
    After break fast, drive to Kabini. Kabini jungle lodges resorts is among the top 50 wildlife resorts in the world. The waterbody which adjoins the resort attracts huge herds of alphabets. The highest congress of Asiatic elephants happens at this place during summers. Stay at the resort.


    Day 07 (BLD):
    Wake up early to explore the boat ride into the forest. The Kabini reservoir is home to a multitude of water birds. One can sight the Osprey perched on the dead branches looking out to catch the unlucky fish. This is a favourite place for the river otters. They swim in large groups. After the evening drive, enjoy the wildlife movie at the resort. Kabini is also known for its very high density of leopards. The highlight is there is a Blackpanther, one of the most elusive animal of the forests. The lucky ones will sight this magical animal.


    Day 08 (BLD):
    After the last morning drive in the jungle and a piping hot breakfast, we head out to Bangalore. Sad but true every good journey comes to and end. But you will all return home with a life time memory and loads of pictures to share with your family and friends. Get dropped at Bangalore Airport to take your return flights home.

  • PER PERSON COST: USD 2200 /- onwards. (Minimum 10 paxs)
    (Additional 9% of the tour cost would be charged as service tax).

    COST INCLUDES:

    • Stay as mentioned.
    • Internal transfers.
    • Meals as mentioned.
    • Safaris as mentioned.
    • Sight seeing as mentioned.

    COST EXCLUDES:

    • International airfares.
    • VISA charges.
    • Vaccinations if required.
    • Personal and medical expenses.
    • Insurance charges.
    • Anything other than mentioned in the Cost Includes section.
  • Payment Terms

    • Indian nationals: 100% payment on or before 60 days of travel.
    • Foreign Nationals:100% payment on or before 90 days of travel.

    Cancellation Policy

    • 50% refund if cancelled before 50 days of travel.
    • 20% refund if cancelled 30 days before travel.
    • No refund if cancelled after above mentioned days.

    Additional terms

    • This tour requires a general fitness among individuals.
    • A medical certificate will be needed to be produced giving a basic stats of your vitals.Indeminity bond needs to be signed prior to the tour.
    • Beyond roads travel and photography Pvt. Ltd will not be held responsible for any damages or mishaps to the property etc. undertaken by the customer.
    • Beyond roads travel and photography Pvt. Ltd will not be responsible for any loss or theft. Although, it is advisable not to keep an eye out on a general note.
    • If you have any medical condition, it did be advisable to inform us about it. This ensures an extra care and support for you from our side.
    • Beyond roads travel and photography Pvt. Ltd can cancel any tours for any unseen or unfavourable conditions which can prove risky for you to travel there. In such a case, a full refund will be amde to you.
    • It is advisable to follow a set rules, especially in mentored tours. This ensures your safety.
    • There are guidlines and advise on what to carry in your clothes baggage. This ensures you are comfortable throughout your journey. Any medical emergencies will not be borne by Beyond roads Travel and Photography Pvt. Although, care and assitance will be given to you throughout any unforeseen circumstances.
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