Jeep Safari is one of the most exciting journeys, close to the hearts of nature lovers who love to explore the winding hills and undulating plains coupled with the exciting sightings of wild animals. Be it the forbidden areas of the Himalayas or unexplored jungles of the Terai, Jeep safaris led by experienced drivers can make the most unimaginable dreams of tourists come true. The vagabond experience of covering the unexplored extent of the earth is enriching, exciting as well as meditative to the nature lovers after the mundane and tiring city life. From the mountainous trails of the Himalayas to the desert area of Rajasthan to the heavily forested land of Kerala, the following are some of the most daunting trails in India covered by jeep safari:
Ranthambore National Park:
Jeep Safari in Ranthambore is filled with adrenaline as tiger sighting is very frequent here, and the prospect of an encounter with a tiger is always welcomed with a rush of adrenaline. The tourists can have a memorable experience of watching tigers just 100 m away from their jeep. Apart from tigers, crocodiles, Sambar Deer, Wild Boar and varieties of birds are also spotted.
Corbett National Park:
Roaming through the dense Sal forests of Corbett is an amazing experience for any wildlife lover. The star of the jeep safari here is the Royal Bengal Tiger. There is also a high chance of encountering magnificent herd of Wild Asiatic Elephants out of the blue. The winding trail of the jeep goes around the perennial river with lush grasslands growing along its banks. These grasslands are the ideal place to spot Royal Bengal Tiger drinking water. Apart from tigers, tourists can spot Sambar, Turtle. The jeep ride lasts for about 3 hours. However, the 3 hours’ journey is adventure and surprise packed.
Jeep Safari in Thekkady (Periyar):
Thekkady is a vast natural sanctuary located in the Idukki district of Kerala. The semi-evergreen and deciduous forests of Thekkady form favourable conditions for diverse wildlife to flourish here. The Periyar Tiger Reserve is located here. The name Thekkady reminds every wildlife lover of tigers, wild elephants and bisons that roam the dense forests here. Jeep safari through this jungle is very famous and a great way of exploring wildlife here. Various predetermined trails run through the jungles of Thekkady that maximise the chances of spotting wildlife here. Thekkady is also home to the world-famous congregation of spices. Spending a day in jeep safari trundling your away across the forest is a win chance of getting in touch with nature.
Jeep Safaris are also organized in other major national parks of India such as Bandhavgarh, Kanha, Tadoba-Andheri, Pench, Kaziranga, Nagarhole, Bandipur etc., but safari bookings are to be made online.
HOW TO BOOK A JEEP SAFARI ONLINE IN INDIA
To book a Jeep Safari online in advance, please indicate
- The preferred date of safari
- Name, Age, Gender & ID Proof No (Passport No., Voter ID, Aadhaar No., Driving License No. etc.)
- The same ID proof must be carried when going on safari
- For Foreign Nationals, Passport details are mandatory
- Number of jungle drives you would wish to reserve and whether the preference is for morning and/or afternoon drives.
Each park restricts the number of jeeps entering, hence bookings are therefore subject to availability and are issued on first come first serve basis. It is advisable to book your jeep safari 90 days in advance. Given the date of arrival, we will make every effort to reserve a private jeep. There is a guaranteed alternative of visiting the park, which is on a canter, which is a large open vehicle booked on a sharing basis.