Although overseas tourists are more fascinated by the cultural mix and history of India, the adventure tourism has its own clientele of admirers. When it comes to adventures wildlife tours in India, the country boasts of numerous wildlife sanctuaries and national parks spread all over the country. For those looking forward to have close encounters with adventurous Indian wild, all resort offer exciting opportunities for encounter with nature and natural beings without compromising on the luxury factor.

Most of the resorts who covered many guest of wildlife tours have been constructed in the vicinity of famous national parks so that tourists can avail comfortable stay complete with dining and recreational facilities on the one hand and enjoy the call of the wild on the other. Listed below are some of the famous resorts located in proximity to famous national parks and animal sanctuaries.

Oberoi Vanyavilas, Sawai Madhopur

Located adjacent to Ranthambore National Park, Oberoi Vanyavilas, spread across 20 acres of manicured lawns, constitutes of 25 palatial tents furnished with teak wood flooring, four poster beds, embroidered furniture and state of the art amenities. The resort has two multi cuisine restaurants- Dining Room and Inner Courtyard – that serve a wide range of Indian and Continental cuisines. The food preparation is done by using vegetable and meals produced in the resort’s own kitchen garden. There is an exclusive spa tent set over the lake with turquoise pools and fountain courtyard wherein guests are offered various therapeutic treatments such as aromatic massage, Thai massage, Hawaiian massage and Balinese massage among others.

Taj Mahua Kothi, Bandhavgarh

 Nestled amidst 20 acres of lush green surroundings, Taj Mahua Kothi is a five star safari lodge owned and managed by Taj Group of Hotels. Being located in the vicinity of Bandhavgarh National Park, this luxury resort facilitates guests with a stay close to nature. Taj Mahua Kothi offers cozy comfortable stay with its 12 fully equipped cottages.  The cottages have been designed in complete harmony with nature and are housed with a number of modern amenities. This luxury resort houses an Ayurvedic massage room wherein traditional Indian massages are performed with natural ingredients.

Taj Baghvan, Pench National Park

Listed as one of the best hotels in Asia by Conde Nast Traveler magazine, Taj Baghvan is situated by a cascading stream, on the edge of Pench National Park. This five star Taj property boasts of 12 individual bungalows furnished with sylvan interiors, rich fabrics and nature friendly amenities.  The dining experience here comes with multiple choices such as deck dining, pool side dining and lunch picnic at Khokha Lake.

Claridges Corbett Highway

Spanned across 13 acres of thick mango grove, Claridges Corbett Highway offers an authentic wilderness experience to its guests. Surrounded by lush green environs, the 52 cottages of this wildlife resort are categorized as Superior Cottages, Deluxe Cottages, Family Cottages and Suites. The resort comprises of an air-conditioned conference hall which can accommodate guests up to 150. While staying at Corbett Highway, guests can enjoy bicycle rides on jungle roads. 


Operational between October and April, Aman-I-Khas, located few kilometers away from the RanthamboreNational Park, is a group of 10 palatial tents reflecting the elegance of Mughal and Rajput architecture. Each tent features a separate area for dressing, bathing and sleeping. The most laudable feature of this wildlife resort is that  the in-house eatery uses freshly grown products for the preparation of all meals.

All the aforementioned names of jungle resorts come under five star category and bear hallmark of premium hotel chains such as Taj, Oberoi and Claridges. Their proximity with popular national parks allows guests to enjoy a comfortable stay with wildlife excursion.

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