Safari is the best and safest mode of transportation to explore the wildlife
sanctuaries and national parks in India. An elephant can take you to dense
and rugged terrains where the jeeps and motorbikes cannot reach easily.
Elephant Safari not only take you to the far-flung areas of the forest but
you will also get an experience of royal era, when kings used to ride on
elephants. The Elephant Safari is the conventional way of wildlife viewing
and is favourite for those who loves to explore the forests by observing it
keenly. Though Elephant Safari takes a lot of time to explore the jungle but
the slow and steady movement of the elephant helps the riders to easily
capture the pictures of wilds in their cameras. During Elephant Safari, you
can also watch the wild elephants taking bath in the ponds and lakes. Apart
from wildlife sanctuaries and national park, Elephant Safari is also the
good option to climb difficult places and cover long distances.
Elephant Safari in Uttaranchal
Elephant Safari in Uttaranchal is the best option of exploring the wildlife
sanctuaries. Corbett Tiger Reserve is the main area in Uttaranchal where one
can enjoy a ride on Elephant's back. Corbett, India's first Tiger Reserve is
nestling in the foothills of the mighty Himalayas and is situated in the
districts of Nainital, Almora and Pauri Garhwal.. Elephant Safari in
Uttaranchal is a unique combination of various thrilling ways to watching
wildlife. The journey begins from the Durgadevi gate on the northeastern
periphery and ends at Halduparo on the northwestern boundary. Animal species
which can be sighted on the trip are Tiger, Leopard, Elephant, Spotted Deer,
Barking Deer, Wild Boar, Sambar, Jackal, The Mugger or fresh water
crocodile, Gharial, Otters, Turtles and a variety of fishes. Corbett is also
home to a variety of Avian species such as Woodpeckers, Kingfishers,
Hornbills Parakeets, Shrikes, Barbets, Drongos, Minivets, Storks and
Partridge. Besides travelling on the elephant you can also enjoy various
activities including game drives into the national park, visits to villages
and various tribes in the area, learning to ride the elephant etc.
Elephant Safari in Rajasthan
Safari is the most regal way of seeing the desert land of Rajasthan. In the
olden days elephants were used by the rulers of Rajasthan for their journeys
and nothing can compare the majesty of the pachyderm even today. Equipped
with a howdah, a large sit, with soft silk cushions and with a ceremonial
umbrella over the riders head, modern day Elephant Safari in Rajasthan are
no less regal than ones used by the kings. A ride on Elephant's back would
be ideal to move in and around towns of Rajasthan and in the vicinity of
wildlife sanctuaries. Camels are the most proffered mode of transportation
in Rajasthan but Elephant Safari provides a welcome break from the ship of
desert. Elephant Safari is best if you want to climb up to the Amber Fort
and several other forts and palaces of Rajasthan.
Elephant Safari in Periyar
South Indian forests are well known of their elephant populations and
Periyar is one of them. Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is the elephant hub where
elephants roam freely with other animals like Tiger, Leopard, Gaur, Monkeys
and Deer. Periyar is the safest elephant sanctuary in India, perhaps in the
world so you can go quite close to elephants and watch them closely.
Elephant Safari in Periyar is a unique experience that any wildlife lover
would like to check out. Take a tour of the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary on
elephant's back and you will be surprised with what you see. Watching herds
of elephants near the Periyar Lake is one of the most delightful
experiences. You can also take pictures of elephants as they display their
Elephant Safari India Tour
08 Nights / 09 Days
There are terrains in forest which cannot be covered by jeeps & vans , there comes the option of seeing wildlife through the majestic elephant and when you ride on, it feels like you've gone back to the times of the royal. Elephants always catch the attention of every onlooker, This tour will be supplemented by vehicals. It will provide you a lifetime experience to visit the dense regions of forest.
Arrive Delhi transfer to hotel Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast take a city tour seeing Qutab Minar, Humayun Tomb, India gate & in evening take Rickshaw ride in crowded streets of old Delhi. Over night Hotel.
Day 03: Delhi
Corbett After breakfast drive to Jim Corbett national Park. Afternoon arrival. After lunch take a jungle ride on Jeep. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Corbett
Lohachor Early Morning take Half hour drive to Durga Devi. From this point your Elephant ride starts, whole day Safari (15 kms). Packed lunch enroute. In the evening arrive Lohachor for Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 05: Lohachor
Ratwadhap After early breakfast proceed with your Elephant ( packed lunch). Whole day Elephant Safari. Evening Arrive Ratwadhap take dinner and overnight stay.
Day 06: Ratwadhap
Haldupura After early breakfast proceed with your Elephant ( packed lunch). Whole day Elephant Safari. Evening Arrive Haldupura take dinner and overnight stay.
Day 07: Haldupura
Corbett Early morning take a Jeep ride or Elephant ride, return back to the place for Breakfast. After a couple of hours to relax, return back to Corbett. Dinner and Overnight at Corbett.
Day 08: Corbett - Delhi
After Early breakfast drive back to Delhi, Evening free for leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Departure Delhi Transfer to Airport to take your flight.