Tigers safaris in India

A nine day, tailor made tiger safari vacation focusing on Central India’s national parks. With your own zoologist guide. Price includes nine safaris, all meals and internal flights as per itinerary.
Delhi Kanha National Park Nine tiger safaris TOFT approved accommodation Jabalpur Other tiger watching safaris available in Bandhavgarh, Corbett or Ranthambore National Parks
Price
£2750 excluding flights
Duration
9 Days
Type
Tailor made
Reviews
More info
From £2,750 incl.
full board, local guides and naturalist, domestic flights, all safaris in a private (exclusive jeep); excl.
international flights, visas and extras.
Price depends on your party size (couples and private solo tours can be arranged).
Make enquiry

Description of Tigers safaris in India

Price information

£2750 excluding flights
From £2,750 incl.
full board, local guides and naturalist, domestic flights, all safaris in a private (exclusive jeep); excl.
international flights, visas and extras.
Price depends on your party size (couples and private solo tours can be arranged).
Make enquiry

Departure information

This trip can be tailor made between November - March

Travel guides

India wildlife
William Blake’s famous poem The Tiger describes not only the beauty of the tiger but also the energy and power behind the creation. However, sometimes...
Tiger safari
The first time I saw a tiger in the wilds of India, I cried.

Vacation information

Dietary requirements:
We can cater for vegetarian and vegan diets.

Reviews

1 Reviews of Tigers safaris in India

5 out of 5 stars
SHOW
1
0
0
0
0

Reviewed on 30 Oct 2018 by

1. What was the most memorable or exciting part of your vacation?


Seeing tigers in the wild was of course amazing, but actually I think the highlight was when we sat in the jeep near a lake as the sun went down and all of a sudden we heard a tiger roar through the jungle. Goosebump experience.

2. What tips would you give other travelers booking this vacation?


Book at least 3 full days, preferably 4 (2 safaris a day) to increase the chance of seeing tigers. They are very elusive and there is no guarantee that you will actually see any even in a relatively small national park like Tadoba. We saw tigers on 5 of our 8 safaris (10 different tigers).

3. Did you feel that your vacation benefited local people, reduced environmental impacts or supported conservation?


All the staff at the lodge were from the local village as were the guides in the national park. We learned quite a lot about the tigers and the other animals and how poaching has been almost eradicated in the area, by involving the locals in the preservation. Staying close to the park ensured that we did not have to drive very far to get there.

4. Finally, how would you rate your vacation overall?


Good to see both Delhi (a single day was enough, though) and the countryside.

Responsible Travel

As the pioneers of responsible tourism, we've screened this (and every) vacation so that you can travel knowing it will help support the places and people that you visit, and the planet. Read how below.

Planet

In India TOFT audit the resorts and accommodation to make sure that they run sustainably and that they meet environmentally friendly aims. By being a member of TOFT we use only TOFT approved accommodation, so you can be assured that the food you eat is locally and responsibly sourced as is the furniture, fuel and other resources used by the accommodation. TOFT also helps many projects to aid in the development and management of the national parks such as the park guide training and support programme, setting up of a ‘Sponsor a Guard Post’ or ‘Chowkie’ programme, establishing the park wildlife monitoring programme through Park Guides, an improved livestock compensation scheme (that compliments or enhances local Forestry ones) and setting up compostable loos in park areas and mechanism for disposal. All this is done with the overall aim in improving the environmental practises of the national parks and making their use more sustainable.

Wildlife Promise:

In India the main impact that our tours have on the wildlife is through the numerous scientific studies which are conducted throughout India by some of India’s and the world’s best zoologists. This research is all done with the purpose of understanding the tigers’ role in the ecosystem and the effect that tourism and local populations have on the tiger and vice versa. Once these impacts have been assessed TOFT can improve and make sure that tiger safaris in India are sustainable.

People

The local community benefits from our tiger tours of India because we are a member of the Tour Operators for Tigers (TOFT) organisation. This group is the leading force when it comes to stabilising eco-tourism in India and making tiger safaris sustainable for the future. Money is donated my us every year and then the money is allocated to various projects such as setting up community vegetable gardens to supply fresh fruit and vegetables to lodges, setting up of local handicrafts and cooperatives to sell handicrafts to lodges & visitors, setting up of nature trails for visitors with training of local guides, building of suitable ‘Machans’ for visitors to watch wildlife or birdlife, refurbishment and upgrade of village homes for homestay visitors, reforestation projects with indigenous tree species and local environmental education programmes.

Popular similar vacations

Wildlife holiday in Central India

Wildlife vacation in Central India

From Rupee 235000 - Rupee 249000 12 days including domestic flights only

Best of Indian wildlife with tiger, leopard and sloth bear

Tiger tour in India, land of the Tiger tour

Tiger tour in India, land of the Tiger tour

From US $4349 - US $4649 16 days excluding flights

Wildlife tour through India

Tiger watching vacation in India

Tiger watching vacation in India

From £1200 - £1550 9 days excluding flights

A chance to see the majestic tiger in the wild