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Bandhavgarh - Achanakmar Getaway
(3 Nights)

from Rs. 27,611/person

Holiday Overview

Achanakmar Views (Nivalink Trip Dated - 23 January 2008)
Bison (Photo Courtesty: Ramanjogi)
On a Bandhavgarh Safari
Tiger in Bandhavgarh
Paradise Flycatcher in Bandhavgarh
Long Billed Vulture in Bandhavgarh
Shikra in Bandhavgarh
Serpant Eagle in Bandhavgarh
Tiger in Bandhavgarh
Tiger in Bandhavgarh
Wolly Necked Stork in Bandhavgarh
Golden Oriole in Bandhavgarh
Common Wood shrike in Bandhavgarh
Blue Bearded Green Bee Eater in Bandhavgarh (Nivalink Trip Dated - 10 June 2014)

A short break that combines renowned wildlife destination of Bandhavgarh with Achanakmar, a lesser known wildlife and bird watching destination in Chhattisgarh


Bandhavgarh(2) - Achanakmar(1)

Summarised Itinerary

  • Day-1 Arrive at Jabalpur and proceed to Bandhavgarh. Evening Safari.
  • Day-2 Morning and Evening Safari at Bandhavgarh.
  • Day-3 Travel to Achankmar. Enroute visit Amarkantak temples
  • Day-4 Departure

Sightseeing Summary

Achanakmar - Wildlife and Bird watching at Achanakmar (1.00 kms)

Bandhavgarh - Wildlife and Bird Watching in Bandhavgarh (0.50 kms)

Preferred Arrival /Departure Destination

Arrival - Jabalpur Departure - Raipur

Popular Extensions to the Itinerary

Guests with further interest in Bird watching can look to add Barnawapara or Kanha as extension


  • Jabalpur to Bandhavgarh -188 kms (4 hrs)
  • Bandhavgarh to Achanakmar -225 kms (6 hrs)
  • Achanakmar to Raipur -173 kms (4.5 hrs)


Jabalpur - Bandhavgarh(2) - Achanakmar(1) - Raipur

Detailed Itinerary

Day-1 Arrive at Jabalpur and proceed to Bandhavgarh. Evening Safari. Arrive at Jabalpur and Proceed to Bandhavgarh(200 kms - 4.5 hours). Bandhavgarh is one of the best wildlife experiences in India and renowned for its Tigers Population. The park offers rich diversity of flora and fauna and renowned for its Migratory Bird watching in Winter (Oct - March).Evening Safari in Bandhavgarh (Tala or Magdhi Range depends on stay selection).

Day-2 Morning and Evening Safari at Bandhavgarh. Morning and Evening Jeep Safari in Bandhavgarh National Park (Tala or Magdhi Range depends on stay selection).

Day-3 Travel to Achankmar. Enroute visit Amarkantak temples Travel to Achankmar (225 kms - 5 hours). Enroute visit Amarkantak temples. Evening safari in Achanakmar.

Day-4 Departure Morning safari in Achanakmar and depart for Raipur (185 kms - 4 hours)

Detailed Sightseeing

Achanakmar: -
  • Wildlife and Bird watching at Achanakmar - Achanakmar lies on the Amarkantak - Achanakmar Biosphere Reserve Wildlife here comprise Tiger, Bison, Sambar, Barking Deer, Musk Deer etc. The are also has excellent birds in Winter (Oct - March). Jeep Safaris can be organised inside the area.
Bandhavgarh: -
  • Wildlife and Bird Watching in Bandhavgarh - Bandhavgarh is the best park when it comes to probability of having a tiger sighting. Besides the much celebrated and endangered tiger, the park is home to Leopards, Jungle cat, Wolf, Jackal, Indian Fox, Dhole or Indian Wild Dog, Sloth Bear etc. Bandhavgarh is also considered excellent for Bird watching and is home to more than 150 species.

Destination Overview

Jabalpur - Jabalpur is a transit point for accessing wildlife destinations of Kanha (165 km) and Bandhavgarh (210 km).

Raipur - Raipur is capital of Chhattisgarh. In Chhattisgarh, Raipur is the only airport and best placed to access various destinations of Chhattisgarh.

Bandhavgarh - Bandhavgarh National Park is one of the most popular and accessible wildlife getaways in India. Bandhavgarh boasts of the highest tiger sighting probability among all parks

Achanakmar - Achanakmar Wildlife Sactuary near Amarkantak is accessed from Bilaspur and home to Leopard, Gaur, Chital, Wild Bear, Tiger etc


Prefered Arrival : No ImageJabalpurNo ImageJabalpur
Prefered Departure : No ImageRaipurNo ImageRaipur


  • Jabalpur to Bandhavgarh -188 kms (4 hrs)
  • Bandhavgarh to Achanakmar -225 kms (6 hrs)
  • Achanakmar to Raipur -173 kms (4.5 hrs)


Rs. 27,611/-

Bandhavgarh - Achanakmar Getaway (3 Nights)

Per Person

Valid From: 01 Oct 2016 - 30 Jun 2017

  • Accommodation
  • Park Entry Fees
  • Safaris
  • Temple Visits
  • Vehicle with Driver
Destination No. of NightsHotelsRoom TypeMeal Plan
Bandhavgarh 2Tiger Trails ResortStandard RoomAll Meals
Achanakmar 1Sal Valley ResortCottage (AC)All Meals with 1 Safari
Extra Person - Rs.14,150/- Child - Rs. 3,480/-
  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis.
  • Meals as per meal plan Indicated.
Hotel Inclusions:
Tiger Trails Resort :
  • Wildlife Films/Lectures
  • Services of Experienced Naturalists / Guides
  • Campfire Nights
  • Library on Wildlife & Nature
Sal Valley Resort :
  • 01 Gypsy Safari
Car on Disposal :
  • From Jabalpur - Tata Indigo - AC for 4 days (1500 kms)
Add Ons :
  • Bandhavgarh - Jeep Safari in Bandhavgarh (Tala Zone) ( 3 nos.)
  • Additional Kms above 1500 kms (for Car on disposal) would be charged @ Rs.10 per km payable direct at the end of the trip.
  • Hotel room category subject to availability. All efforts will be made to confirm the same stay option stated. However If unavailable equivalent option will be provided and price adjusted accordingly.
  • Child of age 5 and above will be chargeable. Child above 12 will be considered an adult.
  • Supplements may be applicable for Peak season dates, local festival periods and long weekends.

The package above is designed after selecting hotels that offer best value and experience based on our on travel experience and guest feedback. The above is fully customisable as per budgets, Individual preferences and specifications. Do email on cg-2@nivalink.co.in or call +91-22-6150 6363 and speak to one of our travel planners.

Nivalink is also able to easily construct customised package based on above itinerary for small, medium and large groups (using Teempo Travellers, Coach, Bus as transport). email to group
cg-2@nivalink.co.in or call +91-22-6150 6363 and speak to one of our travel planners.

*Service Tax extra as applicable

Hotel Information:-

Tiger Trails ResortBandhavgarh, Madhya Pradesh
Jungle Lodge (Mid-segment)

Tiger Trails is a popular jungle lodge at Bandhavgarh National Park, Madhya .. more

Sal Valley ResortAchanakmar, Chhattisgarh
Jungle Lodge (Standard)

Sal Valley Resort is jungle resort located at 2 hours from Bilaspur on the outskirts of .. more

Travel Ideas

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  • Jabalpur to Bandhavgarh -188 kms (4 hrs)
  • Bandhavgarh to Achanakmar -225 kms (6 hrs)
  • Achanakmar to Raipur -173 kms (4.5 hrs)

Expert Speak

This is a popular route for guests from Jabalpur / Raipur looking to drive around to wildlife getaways.

Expert Connect

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