Kanha Trailz – Ecotrailz

Kanha Trailz

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Satpura National Park is spread over 1427 sq km and was formed in 1981 after joining Satpura, Pachmari and Bori sanctuaries. Its fauna comprises Spotted Dear, Indian Bison(Gaur), Tigers, Leopards, Wild boar, Wild dog, Sloth bear, Black buck, Porcupine, Sambhar, Four Horned antelopes, Otters, Crocodile, Malabar squirrels, Langurs. Indian Giant squirrel and White Bison are a special feature of Satpura National Park. From November to March it also hosts a variety of migratory birds in the Tawa reservoir and fields around the park.

Expedition dates from Dates – 4th April 2024 – 7th April 2024

About Ecotrailz

Ecotrailz is a boutique wildlife experience firm specializing in captivating wildlife photography expeditions across India and Africa. They offer immersive wildlife workshops and meticulously crafted bespoke expeditions, catering to nature enthusiasts and photographers. With a focus on providing unique and unforgettable encounters with nature’s wonders, Ecotrailz is a premier choice for those seeking exceptional
wildlife experiences.

About Kanha National Park:

Kanha Tiger Reserve is truly a treat for every wildlife and Nature lover. Rudyard Kipling’s famous novel “The Jungle Book” real life inspiration is Kanha forest, this lush sal and bamboo forests, grassy meadows and ravines where the drama and adventure never stops. The Kanha National Park in Madhya Pradesh came into being in 1955 and forms the core of the Kanha Tiger Reserve, created in 1974 under Project Tiger. This is the largest National Park in central India with core area of 940 km2 & 1,067 km2 Buffer zone and top 10 famous tourist destination for jungle lovers. The park offers with significant population of the Wild cats family like Royal Bengal Tiger, Indian Leopards; other species like Sloth Bear, Barasingha, Indian wild Dog, Indian Wolf; 300 species of birds and the most commonly seen wild birds; Nocturnal animals like Fox, Hyena, Jungle cat, Civets, Reptiles such as Indian pythons, Indian cobras, krait, Rat snakes, vipers and many species of turtles and amphibians are found in or near the water bodies. Kanha Tiger Reserve is home to over 1000 species of flowering plants that enhance the beauty of this forest.

About the Skipper

Ratish Nair is an award-winning Wildlife Photographer known for his exceptional work. He serves as a Nikon Creator and Photo Mentor, bringing his expertise to aspiring photographers. As the skipper for
Ecotrailz, he leads and conducts enriching photo workshops for participants, enhancing their skills during their journeys with Ecotrailz.

Itinerary [Arrival to Departure]


Day 1[Arrival]: 4th April 2024

  • Transfer from Nagpur to Kanha at 3.30 pm.
  • Arrival at Aranyak Resort
  • Some leisure time followed by dinner and a sound sleep.

Day 2,3 [Game Drives]: 5th – 6th April’24

  • 4:30 am Wakeup call with coffee / tea
  • 5:00 am we will depart for our Full Day Expedition.
  • Breakfast and Lunch on board during Expedition.
  • 7:00 pm Return back to the resort 8:00 pm assemble for an in-depth classroom session/ Image reviews/ Photography discussion with Ratish.
  • 8:30 pm Dinner and lights off!

Day 4[Departure]: 7th April’24

  • Morning Breakfast between 7 – 8 am
  • Checkout by 10 am and transfer to Nagpur.
  • End of Expedition

Inclusions:

  • Land Transfers- Nagpur to Nagpur
  • Full-board stay (Twin sharing)
  • 2 Full Day safaris in important zones in the park
  • Forest Permits
  • Vehicle charges
  • GST & Applicable taxes

Exclusions:

  • Flight/train tickets
  • Camera fees if any
  • Alcoholic/Non-Alcoholic beverages
  • Tips, laundry, personal snacks etc.
  • Participants are required to cover any expenses not specified in the ‘inclusions’ as additional costs.

Note: Any forthcoming increases in Government Taxes and Safari Fees imposed by the Forest Department are not included in the package, but we will promptly notify you and invoice you for these charges upon receiving communication from the authorities.

Cost Per Person:

  • INR 86700/- Incl of 5% GST and applicable taxes
  • Tribe Members are entitled to a discount of 10%
  • Children up to 5 years of age are complimentary, above 5 years would be charged as normal.

Payment Terms:

  • 50% at the time of booking.
  • Balance 50% – 30 days before the Expedition
  • Payment Options: NEFT/ UPI/Credit cards/Debit cards.
  • Easy monthly installment choices accessible on major bank credit cards, including a ‘No-Cost’ option for a 3-month period.

Cancellation:

  • Cancellation made within the first 10 days of booking would be entitled for a 50% credit note of trip cost.
  • Any cancellation thereafter would be strictly non-refundable.

*The above pricing is only for Indian Nationals Anyone who has attended at least one expedition with Ecotrailz is entitled for a Tribe Discount.

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