Day 01: Bangalore - Bandipur National Park (220 km / 5 hrs)
Upon arrival at Bangalore airport / railway station meet with our representative and drive to Bandipur National Park. Situates Located amidst the picturesque surroundings of the towering Western Ghat Mountains on the Mysore-Ooty highway in Karnataka state.
Upon arrival Bandipur check in to the wildlife resort. In the evening enjoy the calm serenity of the forest resort. Dinner and overnight stay at resort.
Day 02: Bandipur National Park
Today we will wake a little early and get ready for our first Jungle experience to spot the wildlife. We will board the safari vehicle to explore the Bandipur National Park. Bandipur is home to Leopard, Asiatic Wild Dogs, Stripped Hyenas, Jackals, Jungle Cats, Leopard Cats, Rusty Spotted Cats, Palm Civet, Small Indian Civets, Otters and four different species of Mongooses (the common stripe necked, brown and ruddy mongooses), Gaur, Sambar, Cheetal, Muntjac, Barking Deer, Mouse Deer, Four-Horn Antelope, Pangolin, Indian Porcupine, Fruit Bat, Spender Loris, Langur, Bonnet Macaque, Wild Pig, Black Saped Hare and variety of reptiles such as Rock Python, Cobra, Marsh Crocodile, Monitor Lizard, Rat Snake, Wolf Snake, Common Krait, Runel's Viper Bamboo Pit Viper and Green Keel Back are also found here.
Later return to the resort for fresh-n-up and breakfast.
After lunch we will again get ready for wildlife exploration & birding within the periphery of the national park. This we will be on foot and will be doing a guided walk to explore its amazing wildlife. Later in the evening return to the resort. Evening enjoy the activities offered by the resort. Dinner and overnight stay at resort.
Day 03: Bandipur – Wayanad (110 km / 3 hrs)
After breakfast we will leave for Wayanad enjoying the mystic quality of awe inspiring mountain views and the plantations where tea, coffee, rubber, pepper and cardamom gently coexist with the rich diversity of tranquil sub-tropical forests. The undulating paths of Wayanad will lead you breath-taking altitudes, from where you can look down and marvel at nature's prowess. as a landscape painter. With a cool climate and lush greenery Wayand enjoys a pleasant climate the whole year.
Upon arrival check into the hotel. After fresh-n-up explore the scenic surroundings in wayand. Overnight stay at the resort.
Day 04: Wayanad
After breakfast we will have an excursion to Edakkal Caves (28 km), Edakkal Cavess is famous for its 5000 year old fascinating ancient rock etchings and drawings. A place of immense archaeological interest, the cave is frequented by archaeologists, historians and tourists alike. There are various scenes of hunting depicted on the walls of the two main chambers.
Further we will visit and Poolot Lake (12 km), It is a fresh water Lake located in the evergreen forests. The beauty of the lake, reflecting the lush green canopy of the mountains, is further accentuated by the surrounding meadows. The lake, situated at an altitude of 2000 m above sea level and offers a variety of options to unwind and relax; boat-rides being the perfect way to enjoy the scenic beauty of the region. The place has an aquarium, children's park and a small emporium selling handicrafts and spices.
Later return to the resort and enjoy the pleasure surroundings. Wayanad is known for its spices, waterfalls and wildlife. Here you will have so many things to do and cater your travel needs & deeds. The richness of Wayanad is blessed with nature and wildlife, sprawling tea, coffee and spice plantations. For adventure and trekking seekers Wayanad is more than paradise. Comprising of various wildlife sanctaury and hilly regions there are lot of activities here that one can indulge in.
Overnight stay at resort.
Day 05: Wayanad – Bangalore (300 km / 7 hrs)
After breakfast leave for Bangalore. Upon reaching we will transfer to the airport / railway station for onward connection.
Trip Ends With Sweet Memories !!!
Bandipur National Park with Waynad
Bandipur National Park is an unmatched abode to a plethora of exotic flora and fauna species. Bequeathed with a wonderful population of Royal Bengal Tigers, this national park comes under the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. A plethora of wildlife species such as Sambar, Gaur, chital, mouse deer, four-horned antelope, wild dogs, wild boar, jackal, sloth bear, panther, Malabar squirrel, porcupines and black-knapped hare, etc., make Bandipur national park an empyrean for the wildlife lovers and nature admirers.
Wayanad is an arresting region located in the South Indian state of Kerala. Edakkal Cave is one of the most sought after tourist destinations in this district and it boasts beautiful carvings. The tour to Bandipur National Park with Wayanad makes the tourists savor the prehistoric sculpture and wildlife at a same time.