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Bandhavgarh National Park

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Ranked #28 of 468 attractions in Madhya Pradesh
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: National Parks, Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Activities: Viewing wildlife
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW

During each of our 6 game drives at Bandhavgarh we were assigned to explore one of 3 zones. We were fortunate to site tiger(s) on 4 of our 6 drives. We also spotted 2 jungle cats, gaurs, wild boar, spotted deer, and an array of rare birds. Depending which zone your jeep is assigned, there can be an extremely bumpy,... More

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Hyderabad, India
4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

BNP is a beautiful national park with good accessibility by train and flight. The park had a wide range of flora but the fauna was limited to just tigers, leopards, deer, wild boar and monkeys. Tiger spotting success rate has gone down to abysmal levels (1 out of 20 safaris were successful). We felt that the safaris were too focused... More

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Gurgaon, India
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Bandhavgarh national park is sutuated in Tala which is about 38 kms from Umaria rail head and 90km from Katni junction. Entry to park is through 3 gates , Tala zone, Magadhi zone and Khitauli zone. Tala and Magadhi are on one side and khitauli on other side. Before planning a visit please note that the park is closed during... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Well,a lot is said about Bandhavgarh,about its Tiger density,the highest chances of sighting a Tiger in the wild etc.Yes,definitely Bandhavgarh has a high Tiger density.But that doesn't mean that you buy a entry ticket,get on a jeep,go in and comeback with your Cam memory card full of Tiger pictures.A group of our friends visited Bandhavgarh in March.Based on my previous... More

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Reached from Khajuraho on 4th March'14 afternoon. Stayed in White Tiger Forest Lodge (WTFL) run by MPTDC. Reservations for stay and jeep safari made in MPTD Regional Office, Kolkata about 25 days earlier our proposed trip. Even then could not get tkt for safari on 5th March morning as all safari trips were booked before. On Wednesday only morning safari... More

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Raigarh, India
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57 reviews 57 reviews
46 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

I alognwith My Family recently Visited Bandhavgarh National Park. This Park is known for the Highest Polulation of Tigers in India, Hence the Chance of Tiger Sighting is High. But it' not Alwys true Higher Density does not means you can sight tiger every where. the tigr Sighting is Purely on Luck & By Prediction of its Movement inside the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

So last year me and my partner travelled to this area without a booking .. bookings were very hard to get over internet.. We turned up and got told we had to book whole car.. so we found 4 other people to share the 6 car safari truck.. we couldnt get into tala 1 so we went to tala zone... More

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Stow-on-the-Wold, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

We had a wonderful welcome at Kings Lodge and were made to feel instantly at home. All the staff were charming and very anxious that we were having a good time. Our guide Shivraj Singh was outstanding. Full of knowledge and very keen we should see as much as possible. Our own little lodge was extremely comfortable and the whole... More

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Sooke B.C.
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39 reviews 39 reviews
17 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

We recently spent a wonderful week in the park, had 6 safaris searching for the elusive tiger. We were not disappointed, saw 3 as well as many deer, monkeys, wild boar, birds, a truly fantastic experience. There are 3 zones you can book for your safaris, presently Zone 1 is the most popular but you have to pay more for... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Visited Bandhavgarh National Park between Dec.27 to Dec.30th driving down from Kanha after spending 4 days there. Had booked for 4 safaris- in premium zone, but when I reached came to know that not even 1 safari has been done for premium zone, but only 1 safari in Gate no.2 and balance 3 safaris in Gate no.3, where sighting tigers... More

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