Travellers and touris Faq on Bandipur
How far is bandipur from Bangalore?
Bandipur is located 250 Km from Bangalore
What are the activities possible at Bandipur national park?
A, Wildlife safari, Bird watching, Nature walk and wildlife photography are the main activities possible at bandipur
What are the transport options available to reach bandipur from Bangalore?
You may take the KSRT Ooty bus. and get down at bandipur. or you may also take a taxi or drive down with your own vehicle
What are the safari timings?
Safari is organized at the forest department during mornings and evenings on all days
Morning - 6.30 am to 8.30 am
Evenings - 4 to 6 Pm
Note - Safri is temporarily stopped at bandipur after the supreme court ban on tourism in core areas of all Indian national parks.
What are the different type of safaris available at Bandupur?
There are van safaris and jeep safaris available. There is no elephant safari at Bandipur
What are the various accommodation options at bandipur?
If you are looking to stay within the forest and have limited budget then book the accommodation units available at the forest department. For bookings contact bangalore office on 91-080-23346846
If you are looking for luxurious wildlife resorts you may consider resorts like tusker trails, Wind flower, Jungle lodges and resorts, Country club etc
Does bandipur have facilities to accommodate large groups of people for team outings
Yes the forest department has large dormitories enough to accommodate more than 100 people.
What are the sight seeing places around bandipur?
You may visit Gopalswamy peta that is located 40 km from bandipur off Gundulpet road and you may also visit Ooty that is located 70 km from bandipur