Overview

Recommended for Age Group 12 - 16 years.

The inspiration behind the children’s classic - The Jungle Book - Pench and its neighbouring areas are truly Mowgli’s land. The open hilly terrain, teak forests and gurgling jungle streams will conjure up images of the man cub’s adventures as you set off to spot Sher Khan. The Pench Tiger Reserve boasts of being home to the two most gorgeous felines of the forest - the Tiger and Leopard. The park also offers a unique night safari to explore this fascinating jungle by night and encounter rare nocturnal species like the Civet, Owls, Rusty Spotted Cats and the Wolf. Pench is also home to other animal species like the Jungle Cat, the Indian Wild Dog, Hyena, Jackal, Indian Gaur among many others. Enjoy four days of exhilarating jungle safaris, comfy accommodations, and excellent meals with Foliage Outdoors. Join us as we explore Mowgli’s land this summer!


Know Before You Book: What to Expect

Before you hit that 'Book Now' button, here's a quick rundown to make sure it's the right fit:

  • This is a nature camp, offering an authentic experience beyond luxury tours.
  • This isn't your typical sightseeing tour.
  • This Trip involves an Overnight Train Journey.
  • The facilities are intentionally basic, aligning with the simplicity of a camping experience.
  • This program prioritizes experiential learning through nature exploration.

Important :
Safari permits open in advance (2 to 4 months), are limited and get over quickly. Plan and BOOK your trip EARLY to ensure safari permits in the best safari zones.

5 Nights 6 Days 15 Apr, 29 Apr, 13 May, and more
Batch Dates and Charges
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Highlights
  • A “Students’ Special” departure
  • 4 safaris to ensure sufficient opportunities to spot wildlife!
  • A chance to explore the inspiration behind Rudyard Kipling's Jungle Book’, up, close, and personal
  • The best probability of spotting the Tiger and the Leopard
  • Information-sharing and activity-based sessions to learn as much as possible about the beautiful jungle of Pench
  • Explore the forest in the company of a Wildlife Expert from Foliage Outdoors
  • 3 nights' stay in AC rooms
  • AC train & AC road travel
  • Food for entire duration of camp including train journey
  • Travel Insurance for every participant
Itinerary

Day 1: Pune to Nagpur
Reporting to Pune Railway Station at 1600 hrs.Departure to Nagpur from Pune by train at 1730 hrs. Have dinner aboard the train. Overnight train journey
(Meals: Dinner)

Day 2:  Nagpur - Pench
Arrive in Nagpur at 0930 hours. Proceed to Pench by AC vehicles. Reach Pench by 1230 hours. Lunch and rest. Post lunch, an interactive introduction and orientation session to get introduced to the beautiful forest of Pench. Viewing of a wildlife documentary followed by a knowledge-sharing session to discuss the same, after sundown. Overnight stay at Pench.
(Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Tea & Dinner)

Day 3: Safaris at Pench
Explore different parts of Pench during the morning and afternoon safaris where participants get an opportunity to make field observations based on the previous night’s discussion. Interaction with local guides in the evening to discuss the regional flora and fauna and local culture and traditions. Overnight stay at Pench.
(Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Tea & Dinner)

Day 4: Safaris at Pench
Explore different parts of Pench on morning and afternoon safaris, while getting numerous opportunities to implement the knowledge and experience gained in the previous visits to the forest. Participants will discuss their observations and findings in a knowledge-sharing session in the evening, based on the four safaris done so far. An exciting discussion on various aspects related to wildlife conservation and protection activities will be the agenda of this session. Overnight stay at Pench.
(Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Tea & Dinner)

Day 5: Nature Trail - Departure to Nagpur
Begin the day with a morning nature trail, followed by breakfast. On the way back, reflect upon the information learnt so far as you leave with a better understanding of the forest and the importance of nature conservation. Depart for Nagpur and arrive by noon, then board a train at 1500 hrs.
(Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) 

Day 6: Arrival at Pune
Reach Pune station at 0630 hrs.
(Program Ends)

Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • 3AC Rail fare for Pune - Nagpur - Pune train travel.
  • Nagpur - Pench - Nagpur travel by AC vehicles.
  • AC accommodation in a resort at Pench on quadruple sharing basis.
  • Food charges for entire duration of camp including train journey.
  • Charges for 4 safaris.
  • Entry fees and Guide charges in the Tiger Reserve.
  • Travel Insurance for every participant.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Mineral water bottle / cold drinks during journey or at the campsite.
  • Personal expenditure of any kind. (Porterage, Telephone, Laundry, room service etc.). 
  • Medical Expenses if any / if incurred.
  • Expenses that are incurred due to reasons beyond the control of the organizers.
  • Any other charges not mentioned in “Charges Include”.
  • Goods and Services Tax as applicable.
Offers
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Trip Video
Camp Category
Wildlife - Students
Age Groups
Students (12 to 16 yrs)