Best Nature and Wildlife Tours in Tamil Nadu
This is a perfect tour for those who want to take a break from the hustles and bustles of city life and spend a quality time in the wide wilderness of Nilgiris. Nested in the foothills of grand Nilgiris, this backpacking tour to
Mudumalai provides you with a real experience of an offbeat stay in the middle of the thick jungles inhabited by the wild animals.Feel free to arrive at the Bellikal Estate, an adorable getaway location sprawling across 300 acres in the Mudumalai Forest Reserve and be with the relishing nature for three days and experience the luxury provided by the undeniable serenity. You will be staying in an elegant and rustic, an eco-friendly cottage that has 3 large bedrooms with independent access, a common sitting and dining area, all of which provide stunning views of the forest. The nights will be beautified by the lights from the kerosene lanterns as the whole lodge is running on minimal electricity from solar power or generator.There is no better way to
get close to nature than by exploring it – backpacking tour to Mudumalai
provides you with the best trekking experience to the peak and give you the panoramic view of the surroundings.Indulge in a bush walk to know about the local fauna and observe the variety of forest trees and miniature bush birds. In addition to it, experience the farmer's life by working with mud, seeds and discover the joy of nurturing; you will understand the practical know-hows of farming with a farm walk as well.The food includes local South Indian vegetarian cuisines prepared by using the freshly plucked vegetables from the garden near to the cottage.Two packages are open viz. with transportation and without transportation. The pick up point for those who choose With Transportation Package will be HSR Layout, Bangalore.Check in by 12:00 noon and check-out by 12:00 noon on the third day.
About the Activity:Experience
2 hours of wilderness fun with a jeep safari in Masinagudi; a forest region
located at the foothills of the Nilgiris. Organised
every early morning and late evening, this jeep safari will take you through
amazing forests and lush green thickets that provides refuge for many species
of animals. You
can opt for an early morning jeep safari starting at around 06:00 AM, 07:00 AM
or the late evening rides at 05:00 PM or 07:00 PM. Come
face-to-face with the rarely seen wildlife in their most natural form. Spot an
elephant herd freely roam in their own natural premise and hidden amongst
shrubs could be chitals and wild boars.
Masinagudi is home to the Nilgiris, a part of the Western Ghats known for its pristine and enthralling beauty. The surrounding hilly terrain provides for a number of adventurous escapades. On this guided trek of around 4 hours, you’re bound to find exotic and endemic species roaming.
This early morning trek begins around 6am from your accommodation and will cover around 7-8km. You could either pack breakfast to have it en route along the banks of River Singara or choose to have upon return. On the trek, surrender yourself to the divine nature abundance in this deciduous forest range. Spot wild animals and rare species of migratory birds such as the Eurasian Blackbird, Collared dove, Sandpiper and Ashy prinia.
Masinagudi is a part of the Mudumalai National Park in Tamil Nadu. The Mudumalai National Park is a large wildlife sanctuary which has been declared as Tiger Reserve and extends into the states of Karnataka and Kerala. Masinagudi is noted for its rich forests and abundant flora and fauna.
About the Stay :
Established in 1974 and located beside the Avarhalla River, the property is one of the scenic holiday destinations in Masinagudi. Standing graciously at the foothills of the Nilgiris since last 40 years, it is surrounded with a stunning range of flora and fauna. This pleasant holiday home is located around 85km from Calicut Airport and 250km from Bangalore Airport.
Meant as a getaway spot for couples because of its spectacular surrounding and as a mix of corporate plasticity, the farm house wins the hearts of all its visitors. Family with kids and nature lovers will love this place too because kids enjoy nature as well as adults do. It is open to visitors from different corners of the world.
In addition to all the offerings, they also serve delicious foods to its patrons. Starting from breakfast, lunch and dinner, it serves a mixed array of Continental, South and North Indian dishes. Idly, dosa, eggs, toast, jam, chicken, fish fry and mutton are usually served to the visitors.
About the activity :
Beat the blistering heat
of the city with a pleasant day tour in Ooty and explore the different wonders
of this beautiful hill station on your next holiday! There are beautiful sights
for you to explore on your next visit here, some which will leave you
mesmerized and in complete awe of this serene and lovely hill station! Pack
your bags, get your cameras and get going to one of the most amazing hill
stations in South India! Begin your adventure with an early morning pick up
around 09:00AM and depart for your sightseeing tour.
Enjoy the beauty of the Rose Garden and
breathe in the fresh air that surrounds you! Adventurers and trekkers can head
to the Doddabetta peak and the Botanical gardens as well. Take in the sun
setting beneath the beautiful trees and hills all around. See the work of
craftsmen in Wax world and Thread garden. Click photos at the deer park and
discover the different types of tea in the tea factory and tea museum. You can
collect souvenirs and go shopping in the marketplace as well, to mark the end
of your fun day tour in Ooty.
About the Activity:Jungle Homestay in Masinagudi provides quite quietness since it is embraced by the lush green forests supported well by the Nilgiri hills around.Along with the stay here for one night, you will be able to engage in some adventurous activities which let you get closer to nature in a perfect way. Mudumalai and Bandipur National Parks are in close proximity with the resort; you can visit these locations if you wish to so that you won't get bored for even a second.Trek through the beautiful ranges of nearby forests and also enjoy a jeep safari along the rugged jungle ways.Check in at around 12:00 noon and be a part of this enticing landscape for a short while which will help you feel refreshed. Check-out around 12:00 AM, the next day.
About the Activity :
Birding in Ooty gives the photographer and wildlife lover in you a treat of a lifetime! The vivid colours, the tranquil and dim music in the air from the beautiful birds as they circle above your head around the trees, will give your soul the peace it deserves!
If discovering exotic wildlife in the hills enthrals you, then this near to 4 hours’ birding in Ooty is the right activity for you this long weekend! With over 200 different varieties of birds, the hill station has offered refuge to rare, precious species of the winged beauties!
Bird watching in Ooty lets you explore the different hues, sounds and activities of the tiny chirping marvels, hidden comfortably in the thickets of bottle green trees, singing along with nature.
On your visit to the different botanical Gardens and wildlife sanctuaries, be sure to whip your camera out and zoom in, tread lightly and patiently wait for the perfect click of the boisterous rainbow families to spread their wings and pose for you! During your four hour bird watching activity, you will have seen and rediscovered bird species like the Nilgiri Flycatcher, Nilgiri Wood Pigeon, Kashmir Flycatcher, White-bellied Shortwing and the Painted Bushquail among others.
About the activity :
Have you ever wondered what
it would feel like to live amongst the trees and enjoy the serenity of nature
that surrounds you on all sides? If you love basking in the middle of nature,
then you need to head on to Mudumalai for an exciting tree house stay! Sleep in
the luxury of tree houses built to suit your needs and ensuring that you enjoy
every second that you spend in the tree house!
Mudumalai lies at the foot of
the Nilgiris and gives you the best opportunity to enjoy the special feeling of
being in the middle of the forest, surrounded by the sound of the waterfalls
and the humming of the birds, as you zoom in and out of your camera lens,
making some of the best memories simply freeze into your frame! A tree house
stay in Mudumalai is all you need to enjoy the glory of this serene land, and
from the best view.Accommodation
Types: Tree House Cottage
Waterfall Visit, Tree House StayDifficulty
About the ActivityEnjoy a jungle trip in Mudumalai National Park, Tamil Nadu. Revive with the salubrious nature from where you would not like to go back.Stay in a jungle lodge and indulge your senses among the beauty of nature.Enjoy a 4 hour trek during the day. Go on a safari at night for 3 hours by jeep as you explore the jungle and the flora and fauna that it has to offer.Its a wonderful trip for those who wish to explore jungles and go on a safari on a budget.A campfire will be set in the evening before you retire for the night.The check in and check out is at 12:00 noon.The tour is available for couples as well for a group of 8-15 people.
About the ActivityEnjoy a jungle trip in Mudumalai National Park, Tamil Nadu.Stay in a jungle dorm and indulge your senses among the beauty of nature.Explore and take photographs in the jungle and make beautiful memories. Go on a safari by jeep as you explore the jungle and the flora and fauna that it has to offer.Its a wonderful trip for those who wish to explore jungles and go on a safari on a budget.The check in and check out is at 12 noon.
About the ActivityEnjoy a jungle trip in Mudumalai National Park, Tamil Nadu.Stay in a jungle tree house, bamboo cottage or camping tent and indulge your senses among the beauty of nature.Engage in jungle trek during the day, if you wish to. Go on a safari at night by jeep as you explore the jungle and the flora and fauna that it has to offer.Its a wonderful trip for those who wish to explore jungles and go on a safari on a budget.Enjoy a campfire in the evening before you retire for the night.The check in and check out is at 12:00 noon.
About the Activity:Get a chance to experience the fun and adventure while you head out on this amazing trekking expedition in the jungles of Ooty.Start your tour after getting picked up from Bangalore Tin Factory at 10:00 PM, Indiranagar at 10:30 PM, Koramangala at 10:45 and Jayadeva Flyover at 11:10 PM.Reach your campsite in the morning and freshen for the rest of the day.Soak in the amazing beauty of the region with vast greenery and meet your friendly guide.Trek through the dense jungle and witness the vivid flora and fauna of this region.Marvel at the sight of the scenic view as you continue your trek. Cover some of the famous treks like Hawks Nest.Enjoy some lavish food during this tour along with your friends and family.And during nightfall experience the joy of camping under the clear night sky.Before returning your tour also visit few of the famous places in Ooty and do a bit of shopping as well.Conclude your tour after 2 days and 1 night and head back home with lots of memories.
About the activity:
Get ready for an astonishing experience! Arrive during day time for this fun-filled Parsons Trek. Your 8km trekking excursion head starts from Sholur Junction which lies 11km ahead of Ooty.
From here, get ready to walk through luxuriant thickets of Eucalyptus; walk past beautiful thickets till you reach the dam. Admire the elegance of the dam and the soothing greenery bordering it. Parsons Valley, Ooty is a relief from the buzzing city life as the temperature is throughout pleasant and the view is just something that you can only dream about.
Continue your trek; walk past a Toda Tribal Village and get a glimpse of the tribal life. Climb Thirthor Bett, which is crowned at a soaring height of about 2,450m and enjoy panoramic views of the Nilgiris below. A perfect place for meditation, sit and relax in the soothing calmness enveloping this entire place.
After a filling dose of nature, begin your downward trail through lush-green meadows and impressive thickets till you reach Koil Mund. Take a break to enjoy the stunning landscape, gather your wits and continue your descend. Pass Pykara Dam amidst your journey to Ooty, get smitten with colossal view of other mountain ranges. Enthral in a delightful experience!
Make some good memories with other group members during Parsons Trek. Post this fun-filled time, prepare to head back to your respective places with a bag full of memories.
About the Activity:Mudumalai is nestled amid ageless hills that line the southernmost edge of Tamil Nadu.Situated in Tamil Nadu, it is just 200 km from Bangalore and boasts a wide variety of flora and fauna in and around the Mudumalai National Park.The traditional jungle accommodation is surrounded by thick lush green deciduous forests and stunning views of the majestic Nilgiri Mountain.During your stay indulge in various activities like jungle trekking and mid-night jungle safari in a 4x4 jeep to witness the rare wildlife species around. The famous trekking destinations in Mudumalai is gifted with emerald landscapes and acres of banana plantations surrounding the hike. The camp also allows you to bask in the warmth of a campfire accompanied with a delicious meal for a pleasant stay in the property. The property can accommodate up to 50 people with all necessary need.