Wildlife

Bandipur-2024

May 10th – May 12, 2024 Family’s first visit to national parks, post covid. Given the sightings (and reputation) we got at Kabini last time around, wanted to visit Kabini and were hoping to see Saya / Shadow. However the pricing of JLR properties, especially at Kabini, has become exorbitant. So decided to go to […]

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Kabini: Nagarhole National Park – Leopards

7th to 11th May, 2017. As mentioned in the other post, Kabini is famous for its tiger and leopard sightings. While 2 tiger sightings and 4-5 leopards spread across three days made this trip a memorable one, what made this trip the best ever, was the the duration and the quality of these sightings. With […]

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Blue Mountains National Park, Sydney

June 23rd, 2018. Saturday. This was the first weekend in Sydney, on my first ever trip to Australia. Cold winter had its icy grip over Sydney and surrounding areas. If Sydney was cold at around 6-7 degrees, it was close to 0 at Katoomba, gateway into the Blue Mountains National Park. The Blue Mountains National […]

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Kabini – Nagarhole National Park

7th to 11th May, 2017. Kabini is probably the most sought after National Park in South India and its reputation as the place to see the big cats is unprecedented. Staying at Jungle Lodges and Resorts is an expensive option, but this time around it was well worth it. We decided to stay for three […]

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Kanha National Park – Birds

My first visit to the forests of central Indian plateau and its national parks. Spent five days roaming the jungles of Mogli, Bhalhu and Bhageera and experienced the famous national parks, Kanha and Bandhavgarh. Went along with a group of enthusiastic wildlife photographers, as part of the ‘Tiger Photography Safari’ organized by Kalyan Varma. The […]

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Kanha National Park

My first visit to the forests of central Indian plateau and its national parks. Spent five days roaming the jungles of Mogli, Bhalhu and Bhageera and experienced the famous national parks, Kanha and Bandhavgarh. Went along with a group of enthusiastic wildlife photographers, as part of the ‘Tiger Photography Safari’ organized by Kalyan Varma. The […]

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Bandhavgarh National Park

Due to unseasonal rains in central India, we cut short our stay at Kanha and drove to Bandhavgarh earlier than planned, to try and make up for the two safaris that we had missed at Kanha. Egyptian vultures along the way made it a good journey and the sighting of two tigress, Chakradhara and Mahamand […]

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Bandhavgarh National Park – Birds

Due to unseasonal rains in central India, we cut short our stay at Kanha and drove to Bandhavgarh earlier than planned, to try and make up for the two safaris that we had missed at Kanha. Egyptian vultures along the way made it a good journey and the sighting of two tigress, Chakradhara and Mahamand […]

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