Overview

Recommended for Age Group 18 - 22 years.

Tadoba – Andhari is Maharashtra’s third, and by far the best, Tiger Reserve, built as part of Project Tiger. Here, you can explore the serene deciduous forests, as you see tigers and other mammals in their natural habitat. Dense bamboo and jamun groves spread out over long hills and open meadows support an abundance of wildlife including leopards, wild dogs, sloth bears, gaur, sambar, and more.

For all its treasures, Tadoba can be mighty shy of sharing its secrets. We help you connect with the wild outdoors and understand the regional flora and fauna.

Tadoba is a natural paradise for bird enthusiasts, housing over 250 species of birds, including the rare Lesser Adjutant and the Grey-headed Eagle. With us, you get to Learn, Observe, and Interpret the alarm calls of these birds and mammals through specially arranged knowledge-sharing sessions.

Explore Tadoba in all its unique beauty with Foliage Outdoors, like never before!

Book 120 days prior to the departure date and avail Early Bird Discount of upto Rs. 3,000!

Additionally, avail Group Discount of Rs.1,000 per student for a group of 8 students or more.

5 Nights 6 Days Available on request
Highlights
  • A “Students’ Special” departure
  • Explore the beautiful deciduous forest surrounding the tranquil Tadoba lake
  • Study the rich biodiversity of Maharashtra, including the Tiger, Leopard, Jungle Cat, Sloth Bear, Mongoose, Gaur, Sambar, and around 250 species of birds
  • Learn to interpret tracks, signs, and bird and mammal alarm calls
  • Explore the forest in the company of a Wildlife Expert from Foliage Outdoors
  • Interactive group discussions and knowledge-sharing sessions on wildlife protection and conservation
  • Activities involving close participation of students with the great outdoors
  • 4 Safaris to ensure sufficient opportunities to see the wildlife
  • AC train & AC road travel
  • Food for entire duration of camp including train journey
  • Travel Insurance for every participant
Itinerary

Day 1 : Pune - Nagpur
Departure from Pune by train at 1740 hours. Dinner on board the train. Overnight train journey.
(Meals: Dinner)

Day 2 : Nagpur - Tadoba
Reach Nagpur by 0925 hours. Proceed to Tadoba by AC vehicles. Reach Tadoba by 1230 hours. Lunch and rest. Post lunch, engage in an interactive orientation session to get introduced to the beautiful forest of Tadoba. Screening of a nature documentary followed by a knowledge-sharing session to discuss the documentary. Overnight stay at Tadoba.
(Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Tea & Dinner)

Day 3 : Safaris at Tadoba
Explore different parts of Tadoba on morning and evening safaris. Practical discussions and field observations based on the knowledge-sharing session of the previous day. Participants get to observe the information received in real-time and learn from this experience. An opportunity to interact with the locals and learn about the regional ecosystem. Lunch at the resort. Another knowledge-sharing session with the group in the evening, to know more about the wildlife seen during the two safaris of the day. Overnight stay at Tadoba.
(Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Tea & Dinner)

Day 4 : Safaris at Tadoba
Two more safaris at Tadoba, to increase the chances of tracking ‘The Big Cat’. Participants have the opportunity to make use of their knowledge of the jungle and experience of their previous two visits to the forest to hone their spotting and tracking capabilities. They also get a chance to make extensive field notes, based on their observations.
A concluding knowledge-sharing session where participants pool notes and discuss the various aspects of wildlife observed so far. In addition, they have the opportunity to share their thoughts on wildlife conservation, ways to protect the ecosystem, jungle conservation activities, and more. Overnight stay at Tadoba.
(Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Tea & Dinner)

Day 5 : Tadoba - Nagpur - Pune
Early morning wake - up call. Nature trail session to get acquainted with the lesser fauna and flora of the region through a hands-on approach. Participants get to implement a scientific method of field study and learn a systematic way of making field observations. Departure to Nagpur after lunch at 1300 hours. Proceed to Pune by train at 1835 hours. Dinner aboard the train. Overnight train journey.
(Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

Day 6: Arrival at Pune
Reach Pune by 0945 hours.
(Meals: Breakfast)

Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • 3AC Rail fare for Pune - Nagpur - Pune train travel.
  • Nagpur - Tadoba - Nagpur by AC vehicles.
  • All meals starting from dinner on day 1 to breakfast on day 6.
  • AC accommodation at a resort in Tadoba on Quadruple sharing basis.
  • Charges for 4 safaris in the Tiger Reserve.
  • Entry fees at Tadoba.
  • Guide charges in the Tiger Reserve.
  • Travel Insurance for every participant.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Mineral water / cold drinks during journey or at the campsite.
  • Camera charges Rs. 500/- per safari (camera with 250 mm and above lens).
  • 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 control of the organizers.
  • Any other charges not mentioned in “Charges Include”.
  • Goods and Services Tax as applicable.
Offers
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