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Nagarhole National Park - The Best Route

Nagarhole National Park - The Best Route
Nagarhole National Park  also known as Rajiv Gandhi National Park, is a national park located in Kodagu district and Mysore district in Karnataka state in South India.This park was declared the thirty seventh Project Tiger tiger reserve in 1999. It is part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve.The park has rich forest cover, small streams, hills, valleys and waterfalls. The park has a healthy tiger-predator ratio, with many tigersIndian bison and elephants.
Visitor Information:
The park is usually closed for safaris during mating season of animals and during monsoon. Traffic movement is restricted from 6 pm to 6 am every day and the gates are closed on either sides of entry into the forest.
The forest department houses visitors in lodges in the Murkal guest houses (approx 220 km from Bangalore) and also near the RFO office in the park itself. Safaris are organized in the Forest department vans two time a day; early morning and evening.
Regular education camps are conducted for school children and the forest department provides special concessions for tours organized for school children.



 

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