India is a majestic land of natural wonders and one of the most prominent attractions of the country is the natural biodiversity captured by myriads of national parks spread across the length and breadth of the country.
To fulfill the intrinsic wildlife desires India whole heartedly welcomes wildlife enthusiasts to explore the natural beauty and the breathtaking experience of the roaring Bengal tigers. Experiencing the wildlife safaris in the broad daylight is fantastic however roaming around the thick dense forests in the darkness of the night is a nail-biting and chilling experience.
Night jungle safaris in India offer a heart thumping experience the fun of which cannot be offered in the glaring sunlight. Watching the life of wild animals in their habitat at night is altogether a spine-tingling sight to see. The opportunity to spot the big cat unaware in the darkness of night is very high and also you get a chance to marvel at the bizarre aspects of wildlife in these safaris.
Take a look at the best night safaris in India offered by Indian National Parks-
Bandhavgarh National Park-
Bandhavgarh National Park transcends you right into the splendor of nature and bountiful wildlife. To experience the breathtaking roar of a tiger indulge in a night safari experience here. The thrilling night safari tour drives you through the thick meadows of the dense forest in GPS enabled jeeps. The visitors can opt either for a self-driven safari tour by themselves or a guided tour as offered by the safari. The thrill to explore the wildlife in their habitats during the night is nail biting and gives you a better opportunity to spot a Royal Bengal Tiger. The other wildlife creatures you can spot in Bandhavgarh are leopards, hyenas, sloth bears, spotted deer, etc apart from tigers.
March-May is the pick of the season if you’re only visiting for Tigers. The safari timings are from 7 pm to 10 pm.
Ranthambore National Park-
North India’s largest national park, Ranthambore is best known for sighting tigers. Located closely to the major cities of Rajasthan, Ranthambore is thronged by tourists and wildlife aficionados throughout the season to sight the royal predators dwelling in the historic land of Rajasthan. Spanning across 1334 Sq Kms Ranthambore National Park is rugged dry region set in the desert state of Rajasthan. The night safari here is an enthralling opportunity for wild life lovers to discover the wild animals roaming freely in the wild. The star of the safari though is the big cat but you can also get to sight , mongoose rattles , sloth bears, Indian flying foxes, desert cats, five-stripped palm squirrels, and a great deal of reptiles, leopards and jackals. The best time to sight tigers here is from March and May.
Pench National Park
Tourists around the world recognize Pench National Park as Home to Mowgli or Jungle Book. The national park is open for night safaris in the buffer zone of the reserve specifically in Paoni and Nagalwadi zones to boost tourist footfall. In this 484 sq km long tiger kingdom one can spot wolves, jackals6deer, sambar deer, nilgai and many nocturnal birds along with the tigers. The night safari starts at 6pm in the evening and ends by 9pm and is restricted to the buffer zone only. The best time to plan a trip to Pench National Park is from March to May for sighting tigers.
Satpura National park
Satpura night safari is a spine -chilling experience. The night safari here is unlike any wildlife experiences you’ve had in the past. Moving in a jeep through the buffer zone of Satpura National Park is an amazing way of getting glimpses of the wildlife present there like crocodile, sambar, civet, Spotted Dear, Leopards, Sloth Bear, Black Buck, etc. The adrenaline rush is high and heart begins to beat faster when in the dark you tend to hear the calls made by the wild animals at that very moment you would identify that the predator is in close vicinity. The night safari is a slow drive and lasts for about three hours starting from 6pm in the evening. October to April is the perfect time to be here.
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