EMBARKATION POINTS / BAGBANA /
Bhubaneshwar / SIMILIPAL
Day 01 -
drive to the Embarkation Points on the way visit some villages.
Lunch on Gupti
Forest Bungalow. Afternoon proceed is Dangmal forest Bungalow by
motor launch approximate one hour & half through tidal channels on
river Dhamara Brahamani, which changed its course taking with it the
fresh water flow converting the rivers of this area into a labyrinth
of tidal channels which changes dramatically with the diurnal tides.
Forest Bungalow. Dinner & Overnight.
bedded attached toilet (Indian style) or a 14 bedded dormitory will
be available, attached with dining hall and kitchen). For catering
we will carry all essential commodities. Space available to fix
tents if the strength increased.
DAY 02 -
breakfast visit captive breeding of Crocodiles in Pools and feeding.
This is the place where you can find white Crocodile (Only of its
kind in India). Watch the activity of Pitan inside the forest. You
will also find hundreds of spotted Chital Deers in and around.
to Bagabana (Birds
with Motor Launch. The annual congregation of nesting of Birds from
July to January. Birds like open Billed storks, Egrets, Herons,
White Ibis, Lasse Adjutant Storks, Shake Birds (About thirty
thousand) and in January appear the Pelican.
Struts on the shining Mud banks bejewelled with hundreds of
fascinating Red Fiddler Crab and their drab neighbour, the
amphibious Mud Skipper fish.
inside the Bhitarkanika Forest. Walk down 1 Km. to the ruined Sight
of the ancient
Temple near the Hunting tower King. Both side of the forest you can
watch activities of wild animals. Back to the Motor Launch and
continue journey to Dangmal.
DAY 03 -
Morning proceed to Gahirmath through the tidal channels. (Takes
nearly 4 hours by Motor Launch)
bursts of color flash by seven colorful species of Kingfishers are
found here. Hundreds of Barking Estuarine Crocodile lay down the mud
flat, some also disappears into the brackish depth. The only unique
place of it kind where you will find real big size crocodiles.
In the evening
proceed to watch mass nesting of Sea Turtle. Unique of its kind in
the world on Gahirmatha Beach near Bay of Bengal. (World largest
rookery of Olive Ridley)
Middle of January to 3rd week and Beginning of 2nd week of March.
DAY 04 -
Morning relax on the Beach.
to Gupti by Motor Launch by 5 hrs. Lunch on Boat.
proceed to Bhubaneswar.
We can extend
the programme as per requirement of the client.
National Park covering an area of 2750 Sq Kms.has been selected as
one of the nine Tiger-Projects in
For a nature loving tourist the entire Park with its evergreen Sal
Forests, extensive grassy lands and Luxuriant Waterfalls provide an
element of abiding interest. The talking Mynas, Beautiful Peacocks,
Roaring Tigers, Trumpeting Tuskers (Elephant) and fleeing deer are
but added attractions for a gaiety of holidaying at Similipal.
from wild life (Forest Department) required. Application with
passport details required at least 5 weeks in advance. (If intent to
stay in side the park) Visiting the park staying outside does not
require 5 weeks in advance information.
Entrance fee &
Camera fee required.
November to May.
Forest Rest House only with 4 beds.
End of Tour