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Bandipur Safari Lodge is located halfway down the Mysore-Ooty road adjacent to the world-renowned Bandipur National Park. The mountain breeze flowing down the vales of the picturesque Nilgiris invites you to this perfect backdrop for a wildlife safari. Nestling in the foothills of the Nilgiris, the Bandipur National Park was formed by extending the Venugopal Wildlife Park, set up in 1931 by the Mysore Maharajas. It is now one of the tiger reserves in the country. It also forms a part of Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, which is the one of the last refuges of endangered Asiatic wild elephants.

Bandipur a Project Tiger Reserve, one of 30 such reserves across India for Project Tiger, a scheme launched in 1973 by the Government of India, to save the tiger and its habitat.

ACCOMODATION
Falcon Tours and TravelsBandipur Safari Lodge is built along the lines of contemporary architectural style with 10 Special Cottages and 12 with well-furnished, elegant rooms with modern amenities and spacious bath to relax your senses. (But there is no A/c or T.V. in any of the accommodation).
FOOD & RESTAURANT
Falcon Tours and TravelsThe exclusive banquet / Restaurant area called the Gol Ghar (circular, open-to sides marquee) specialises in serving a delectable buffet of South Indian, North Indian, Chinese and Continental cuisine. We offer guests both vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes.
FACILITIES
Conference Hall, Wild Film Show, Campfire, Barbeque & Bar Facility
ACTIVITIES
Open Jeep Safari in to Bandipur National Park with a naturalist (4:30 in the Evening & 06:30 AM in the Morning), Trekking, Bird Watching and Photography.
WILDLIFE
Falcon Tours and TravelsBandipur opens before you a plethora of wildlife, which fascinates your imagination and educates about the need for biological conservation. Bandipur forests with its deciduous habitat is the ideal spot for viewing animals like elephant, gaur, wild boar, Sambhar, spotted deer or wild dogs and there is always the bonus of sighting the elusive predators like tiger or leopard.
Birders will not go back disappointed with the opportunity to spot birds such as Peafowl, Grey Jungle Fowl, Partridge, Quail, Paradise Fly-Catcher, Hornbill, Woodpecker, Thrush, Crested Hawk Eagle, Serpent Eagle, Drongo, Cuckoo, Oriole, Minivet, Wagtail, Myna, Blue Jay, Kingfisher etc.
Our naturalists are always at hand to help you with interpretation and identification, which help towards the greater cause of understanding and protecting the forests
PROGRAMME
Day 01 Day 02
12:00 Noon: Check in & Freshen up 06:00 Hrs: Wake up call with a cup of Tea/Coffee
13:00-14:30 Hrs: Sumptuous lunch spread for you at the Ghol Ghar and relax until 16:00 Hrs. 06:30 - 08:30 Hrs: Nature Walk / Jeep Safari
16:00 Hrs: Coffee / Tea and briefing about the Safari 08:30 - 10:00 Hrs: Breakfast at Ghol Ghar
16:30 - 18:30 Hrs: Jeep Safari into Bandipur National Park 11:00 Hrs: Check out of the Resort
19:30 Hrs: Wild Life Film Show  
20:30 - 22:30 Hrs: Campfire, while you Dine in the Gol Ghar  
DISTANCE CHART
Bangalore 220 Kms
Mysore 80 Kms
Ooty 90 Kms
Coimbature 170 Kms
LOCATION
Bandipur Safari Lodge
Mysore - Ooty Road
Melukamanahalli
Angala Post
Gundlupet Taluk
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