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Bandipur National Park Tour Packages

Bandipur National Park former hunting grounds of the Maharaja of Mysore, this is one of the most popular wildlife reserves of South India .IHPL offers various tours covering Bandipur. Jungle safari in this park gives you chance to spot around 200 avifauna species along with animal species such as Indian elephants, tigers,gaurs, sloth bears,  four-horned antelopes, Indian rock pythons, dholes and muggers.



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Bandipur and Ooty Tour
3 N / 4 D

Bandipur - Ooty - Coimbatore

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Bandipur National Park Tour
2 N / 3 D

Bandipur

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Bangalore Mysore Bandipur Tour
6 N / 7 D

Bangalore - Mysore- Bandipur

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Best of Karnataka with Rosetta by Ferns
9 N / 10 D

Bengaluru – Sakleshpur – Hassan – Sakleshpur – Chikamaglur – Sakleshpur – Coorg – Bandipur - Mysore – Bengaluru

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Golden Chariot Pride of the South
7 N / 8 D

Bangalore – Kabini/Bandipur - Srirangapatnam - Mysore - Shravanabelagola - Belur - Halebid - Hampi - Badami - Pattadakal - Goa

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Karnataka Bird Watching Tour
5 N / 6 D

Bangalore – Ranganathitu – Mysore – Bandipur

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Luxury Karnataka Tour with Serai Hotels
6 N / 7 D

Bandipur (2N), Kabini (2N), Chikmagalur (2N)

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FAQs about Bandipur

Q: Where is Bandipur located?

Ans: Bandipur National Park is a major wildlife destination and a Tiger Reserve located in Chamarajanagar district in Karnataka State (Province). It was a former hunting grounds of the Maharaja of Mysore, this is one of the most popular wildlife reserves of South India. Jungle safari in this park gives you chance to spot around 200 avifauna species along with animal species such as Indian elephants, tigers, gaurs, sloth bears, four-horned antelopes, Indian rock pythons, dholes and muggers. Bandipur is 60Kms from Mysuru (Mysore) 230kms from Bengaluru (Bangalore).

Q: How to reach Bandipur?

Ans: You can reach Bandipur only by Road:

Nearest Airports:

  • Mysuru approx 70kms/ 1½hrs (limited operation)
  • Bengaluru approx 270kms/ 7hrs
  • Coimbatore approx 140kms/ 5hrs
  • Calicut(Kozhikode)Approx 176kms/ 6hrs

Nearest main Railway Station:

  • Mysuru approx 80Kms/2hrs
  • Bengaluru approx 230kms/6hrs
  • Coimbatoreapprox140kms/5hrs
  • Calicut(Kozhikode) Approx 160kms/6hrs

Nearby Important tourist destinations.

  • Mysuru Approx 80Kms/2hrs
  • Bengaluru approx230kms/6hrs
  • Ooty(udhagamandalam) approx 50kms/2hrs
  • Mudumalai National Park approx 10kms/30min
  • Masinagudi approx 20kms/50min
  • Nagarhole National Park approx 130kms/4hrs
  • Kabini Forest Reserve approx 100kms/3hrs
  • Coorg(Kodagu)Approx 190Kms/5hrs
  • Wayanad Approx 95Kms/2½hrs
Q: How is the weather in Bandipur and best time to visit Bandipur?

Ans: The best time to visit Bandipur is from October to March.

During the summers from March to June the climate is quite hot and the mercury rises to 36 degrees Celsius. The rainy season is unpredictable. The winters are very short and the temperature falls to a mere 13 degree Celsius during morning and evening. During the day time it will be slightly hot.

Q: Which are the places of visit or activities to enjoy in Bandipur?

Ans: Situated in lush green surrounding, while at Bandipur you can go for Safari very early morning and evenings. The rest of the day is for relaxing and enjoying the nature.

Q: What are all species found in Bandipur National Park?

Ans: Bandipur National Park has a wide variety of fauna, which includes animals like tigers, gaur, sambhar, chital, mouse deer, wild boar, sloth bear, Malabar squirrel, porcupines, the black-knapped hare, and four-horned antelope.

The park also has nearly 250 species of birds that includes Malabar Trogon, the Malabar pied hornbill, the Indian pitta, the great black woodpecker, and the green imperial pigeon. You can also find a wide range of flora including greasy woodlands, evergreen and deciduous forests. Teak and rosewood are found in abundance here.

Q: Why Bandipur National Park is famous?

Ans: Being one of the finest tiger reserves in India, Bandipur National Park is a famous tourist place to visit due to its natural beauty and ecotourism. It is a treat for wildlife lovers as it is known for its variety of animals, bird species, reptiles, and butterflies. This national park also holds one of the best places that inhabitants the Asian Elephant.

Q: What are the safari timings at Bandipur National Park?

Ans: The safari timings at Bandipur National Park are as follows -

Morning Sessions
Bus: 6.15 am - 7.45 am, 7.45 am - 9.30 am
Gypsy: 6.15 am - 8.00 am, 8.00 am - 9.45 am

Afternoon Sessions
Bus: 2.30 pm - 4.00 pm, 4.00 pm - 5.30 pm, 5.30 pm - 6.45 pm
Gypsy: 2.30 pm - 4.30 pm, 4.30 pm - 6.00 pm

Q: What are the safari charges at Bandipur National Park?

Ans: Here are the Bandipur safari charges -

  • Tata Safari (4 seater) - INR 4000 for 2 hours
  • Camper (9 seater) - INR 4500 for 2 hours
  • Gypsy (6 seater) - INR 3000 for 2 hours
  • Bus - Adult: INR 100, Child: INR 50 for 1.5 hours

You can book a Bandipur Jeep safari in advance on the Bandipur Tiger Reserve website. Else, you can head directly to the safari office and buy the tickets. They are on a first come first serve basis.

Q: What are the stay options available at Bandipur National Park?

Ans: There are four places to stay at Bandipur National Park, which is a great way to explore Karnataka’s wilderness. These luxe retreats and rustic safari lodges provide a great stay with amazing amenities and a memorable time. The places to stay at Bandipur National Park are -

  • Jungle Lodges, Bandipur Safari Lodge
  • The Serai, Bandipur
  • Dhole’s Den
  • The Mangifera
Q: What are the other tourist places to visit near Bandipur?

Ans: On your Bandipur tour, make sure to check out the beautiful and popular places to visit near Bandipur. It is home to some scenic and historically significant places in South India, which you must explore situated in close proximity. Some of these are -

  • Biligirirangan Hills
  • Mudumalai National Park
  • Malai Mahadeshwara Hills
  • Mysore
  • Ooty