Jungle Safari in Rishikesh
The government of Uttarakhand organizes Jungle Safari in Rishikesh at Rajaji National Park. The Open-Jeep Safari is extremely fun and exciting and one can truly feel the wilderness at its best. It is a brilliant opportunity for anyone to enjoy wilderness and a unique landscape of the Jungle.
The Jungle Safari in Rishikesh is famous for sightings of Asian Elephants, King Cobra, Tigers, Sambhar, Himalayan Black bear, etc. It is also an opportunity to see over 315 species of birds during the Safari.
Rajaji National Park: Wildlife Safari
Rajaji National Park was established in 1983, when 3 prominant wildlife sanctuaries: Chilla, Motichur and Rajaji of Uttar Pradesh were merged into one and came to known as the Rajaji National Park. The Rajaji National Park is spread over 820.42 Sq. Km of Shiwalik bio-diversity.
The Jungle Safari in Rishikesh that starts from Chilla is a fixed 34 kilometre long track meant for wild life Jeep safari. The Safari lasts for about 2-3 hours in which the Jeep takes you deep inside the jungle through a rough and rugged terrain. The Rajaji National Park and the Jungle Safari is famous for spottings of the asian Elephant, Striped Hyena, Leopard, Barking Deer, Neel Gaye, Wild Boar, etc. and beautiful rare birds like Great indian hornbill, Kingfishers, Blue headed Thrush, Oriental white eye, etc.
Jungle Safari Timings and Season in Rishikesh
JEEP JUNGLE SAFARI IN RISHIKESH
|15th November to 31st December
||6:30 AM to 3:30 PM
|1st January to 31st March
||6:30 AM to 4:30 PM
|1st April to 15th June
||6 AM to 5 PM
Please Note: Elephant Safari is no longer operational in Rajaji National Park or as part of jungle Safari in Rishikesh. However, you can club Rafting in Rishikesh along with the Jungle Safari Tour Package.
Jungle Safari in Rishikesh Package
For Jungle Safari in Rishikesh ideal place to stay would bee our Riverside Jungle Campsite on the edge of Rajaji National Park. While you are at the campsite, you can visit the famous patna waterfalls, try your hands on rock climbing and rappelling and even try rafting at Rishikesh.
Day 01: Early morning, arrival at Rajaji National Park, go for the Jeep Jungle Safari in Rishikesh. 34 Kms long track takes about 2-3 hours. After Jungle Safari, report at campsite in Rishikesh for Breakfast. After rest, time for rappelling followed by lunch. Leave for trekking to the waterfall, evening tea, bonfire and snacks in the evening. After dinner, overnight in camps.
Day 02: After Breakfast, leave for River Rafting in Rishikesh, we shall hit some of the famous Grade IV Rapids and trying cliff jumping and body surfing on the Ganges.
Jungle Safari in Rishikesh Package: Per Person Cost - Rs. 3,500/-
(For 06-08 Persons, Without Transfers)
1. Tented Accommodation on sharing basis:
10 ft x 10 ft: 2 beds (Max. 5); 12 ft x 12 ft: 3 beds; 16 ft x 16 ft: 8 beds
2. All buffet meals as per Meal plan.
3. Jungle Safari in Rishikesh
4. Local guide for trekking.
5. Charges for a River Rafting Trip.
6. For Rafting, Transport from Rafting office (Laxman Jhula) to the Rafting point.
7. For Adventure activities, experienced & Licensed Instructors.
1. Govt. Service Tax @ 3.09%.
2. Any kind of insurance, such as accident, theft, medical, evacuation etc.
3. Any extra costs incurred due extension/change of the itinerary due to natural calamities, road blocks, vehicle breakdown etc. factors beyond our control.
4. Transportation other than that mentioned in ‘Cost Includes’.
5. Items not specified in ‘Cost Includes’.
The Jungle Safari in Rishikesh will be carried out in open-air Jeeps registered with the Uttarakhand Government and the Rajaji National Park Authorities.