Discover India's marvellous wildlife

India's National Parks are epic in size, consistently beautiful and home to a terrific array of magnificent wildlife - including the iconic Bengal tiger. The number of parks and sanctuaries throughout the country reflect the importance of protecting endangered wildlife species, which is now a major focus in India. The opportunity to see a tiger in the wild is a once-in-a-lifetime experience and although sightings are not guaranteed, you will have to opportunity to witness some beautiful landscapes while you seek out these elusive creatures.

  • You can visit any number of parks either on an escorted tour, on a short tour or as part of a private tailor made tour of India
  • Game drives are typically three hours in duration in either shared twenty-seat ‘canters’ (a kind of high-sided open-top minibus) or six-seat jeeps, which are available at a supplement
  • Periyar is Southern India’s premier wildlife park and wildlife sanctuary, renowned for its large Indian elephant population
  • Ranthambore National Park is the most famous of India’s parks and is easily combined with a tour of the Golden Triangle
  • Beautiful Bandhavgarh National Park has one of the highest population densities of tigers in the country so well worth a visit if you want to increase your chances of a sighting