8 Days Bandhavgarh Tiger Safari


Destinations :- Delhi, Jabalpur, Umaria, Bandhavgarh, Umaria.

An 08 day exclusive tiger safari in Bandhavgarh National Park. Bandhavgarh is one of India’s most exciting tiger reserves. The famous Bandhavgarh National Park is well known for its wonderfully rich wildlife, boasting a beautiful range of diverse habitats. As well as being one of India’s top tiger reserves, Bandhavgarh is also extremely popular with bird watchers, as it has superb raptor possibilities. Experience 08 safari drives in your own exclusive jeep.

Tours run from October to mid June. 

Day 01 – Delhi

Meeting & assistance upon arrival at Delhi International Airport and transfer to hotel.

Overnight: Hotel Lohmod.
Meals: Payable directly by yourselves for today.

Day 02 – Delhi to Bandhavgarh

Morning at leisure. Afternoon transfer by A/C taxi to Delhi Train Station for the Kalinga Utkal Express Train, 2nd class A/C overnight sleeper train from Delhi to Umaria. (Approx 17.5 hours). Departing at 16:05

Overnight: Train.
Meals: Breakfast and lunch or packed lunch in Delhi.

Day 03 – Umaria to Bandhavgarh

Early morning arrival in Umaria Station at 07:55 and transfer by A/C taxi to Bandhavgarh to Nature Heritage. (Approx 45 mins). Afternoon exclusive jeep safari drive.

Overnight: Nature Heritage.
Meals: Lunch and evening meal.

Day 04 – Bandhavgarh

Morning and afternoon exclusive jeep safari drives.

Overnight: Nature Heritage
Meals: Breakfast, lunch and evening meal.

Day 05 – Bandhavgarh

Morning and afternoon exclusive jeep safari drives.

Overnight: Nature Heritage
Meals: Breakfast, lunch and evening meal.

Day 06 - Bandhavgarh

Morning and afternoon exclusive safari drives.

Overnight: Nature Heritage.
Meals: Breakfast, lunch and evening meal.

Day 07 – Bandhavgarh to Umaria to Delhi

Morning exclusive safari drive. Have lunch, later transfer to Katni Train Station for the 2nd Class A/C overnight sleeper train to Delhi. (Approx 13 hours).

Overnight: Train. Departing at (16:25/05:20)
Meals: Breakfast and lunch at Bandhavgarh.

Day 08 – Delhi

Upon early morning arrival in Delhi thought delays can be experienced, transfer Delhi International Airport for your flight home or hotel. (All depending on your return flight times).

Meals: No meals included today.

Note: We can supply a supplement for an extra night in Delhi upon request, which may be required to fit in with your flight choices.


Tour Cost £995 per person (based on two people sharing)

Prices are quoted per person and per booking and are based on the number of adults sharing as given in the booking enquiry. Accommodation supplements are determined by the date the accommodation is occupied and not the departure date (unless otherwise stated).

The only supplements you are likely to see when you book that relate to your choice of flight will be for extra leg room seats, or other optional services (such as seat selection, internet check-in). Mail to Our Specialist. [email protected]

Per person
02 people travelling together (Based on Toyota Innova) £995
03 people travelling together (Based on Toyota Innova) £895
04 people travelling together (Based on Toyota Innova) £830
Single Room Supplement £145
Supplement for 01st class air-conditioned train journey from Katni to Delhi £17
Supplement for accompanying bird guide (from Day 02 till Day 07) £430 (To be shared between travellers)
Supplement for packed dinner during the train journey’s if required £1,148
Single room supplement £20

Price is based on the following hotels:
City Hotel NameNo. of Nights
Delhi Hotel Lohmod (Executive Room) 01
Bandhavgarh Nature Heritage Resort OR similar (Deluxe Room / Cottage) 04

Package Includes:

The Tour cost includes

  • Accommodation in the above mentioned hotels or similar with meals as listed in the itinerary
  • Air-conditioned vehicle for all transfers mentioned as per the above mentioned itinerary
  • 2nd class air-conditioned train tickets from Delhi to Umaria and Katni to Delhi
  • 04 jeeps safaris to Tala zone (Bandhavgarh National Park) by exclusive jeeps with local lodge naturalist for some safaris (at the discretion of the lodge manager).
  • 04 jeeps safaris to Maghdi zone (Bandhavgarh National Park) by exclusive jeeps with local lodge naturalist for some safaris (at the discretion of the lodge manager).
  • All applicable taxes
  • Entrances to Bandhavgarh National Park
  • Assistance on arrival and departure
  • All meals during stay at Bandhavgarh

The Tour cost does not include

  • Any International or domestic airfare to/from India including International airport tax.
  • Meals not specified.
  • Any hotel accommodation & meals in Delhi on the last day
  • Accompanying escort OR naturalist
  • Camera fee wherever levied.
  • Any increase in airfares by the airlines in future.
  • Any increase in entrances and rail fares as per Government notifications in future.
  • Any additional taxes levied by the Government of India on the tourism sector in future.
  • Any expenses of personal nature such as hard/soft drinks, laundry, phone/fax calls, tips etc.
  • Any item not mentioned in the price includes section.
  • Any increase in the entrance fee to the National Park. The price is based on the presently applicable entrance fee.
  • Cost incidental to any change in the itinerary/ stay on account of flight cancellation due to bad weather, ill health, roadblocks and/or any factors beyond control.


The Indian Government has the right to revise any park entrance fees at any time and on such occasions, the prices quoted may be subject to change, as we do not have such a margin that will absorb these cost differences. This will also apply if the Government announces any increase in taxes or airfares.  

Please remember a visa is essential when visiting India.

Note: The cost is valid from October June There will be a supplement applicable during Christmas and the New Year period. Please N.B. All costs given are at the current rate of exchange and may vary over time.

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be advised in writing by the lead guest on the booking. Our cancellation charges are based on the number of days before departure that we receive your written request. These charges are a percentage of your tour cost, excluding any non-refundable elements.

  • More than 56 days prior to departure - loss of deposit (amount as advised at the time of booking)
  • 56-43 days prior to departure - 25% of holiday cost*
  • 42-29 days prior to departure - 50% of holiday cost*
  • 28-15 days prior to departure 75% of holiday cost*
  • Within 14 days of departure - 100% of holiday cost*
*being the percentage of the total cost of any applicable refundable amounts (i.e. excluding any non refundable / non changeable elements booked where INDIAN WILDLIFE TOURS have already incurred the cost or charges.) Read more