Forest safaris almost always start with expectations of spotting Big Games. The Tiger Village Resort sanctuary after all is home to India's largest collection of the Tigers. Naturally most visitors "will" sight a majestic specimen crossing their trail, sooner or later!
Entry Gates In Tadoba National Park :
There are six gates in the Tadoba Tiger Reserve that gives access to the wild world consists of animals like tigers, leopards, sloth bear, hyena, jackal, wild dog, sambar, cheetal, langoors, nilgai, gaur, striped hyena, small Indian civet, jungle cats,barking deer, chausingha and honey badgeretc. Reptiles here include the endangered Indian python and the common Indian monitor. Terrapins, Indian star tortoise, Indian cobra and Russel's viper also live in Tadoba.
195 species of birds have been recorded, including three endangered species. The grey-headed fish eagle, the crested serpent eagle, and the changeable hawk-eagle are some of the raptors.
Other interesting species include the orange-headed thrush, Indian pitta, crested treeswift, stone curlew, crested honey buzzard, paradise flycatcher, bronze-winged jacana and lesser goldenbacked woodpecker. Warblers and the black-naped blue flycatcher exist here and the call of the peacock may often be heard.74 species of butterflies have been recorded including the pansies, monarch, Mormons and swordtails.
The names of the gates at Tadoba National Park are listed below:
Moharli Gate: Moharli Gate is the oldest entrance to the park and this is considered to be a premium zone.This gate is located approximately 144 kilometers away from Nagpur. There is entry of nineteen vehicles each morning and evening for tiger safari from this gate.We are Just 800 Mts from 'Moharli Gate'. This is very popular entry points to the forest due to high probability of tiger sighting.
Khutwanda Gate: The distance between Nagpur and Khutwanda Gate is 133 km and the number of vehicles allowed for tiger safari from this gate are three each morning and evening.Khutwanda Gate is only 18Kms away from Tiger Village Resort.
Kolara Gate: This gate is located at a distance of 104 km from Nagpur and the number of jeeps allowed for tiger safari from this gate is nine each morning and evening.
NaveGaon Gate: The distance from Nagpur to the gate is 111 km. The numbers of vehicles allowed for tiger safari are five each morning and evening. NaveGaon gate is only 800 Mts away from Tiger Village Resort.
Pangdi Gate: The distance between Pangdi gate and Nagpur is 250 km and the number of vehicles allowed for tiger safari are two each morning and evening,
Zari Gate: Zari Gate is located at a distance of 190 km from Nagpur and it allows six vehicles each morning and evening for tiger safari.
Tadoba Safari Entry Gates:
|Sr.No||Entry Gates||Distance From Tiger Village Resort To Gate|
|7||Junona Buffer Zone||1 Kms|
|8||Devada Buffer Zone||6 Kms|
|9||Agarzari Buffer Zone||6 Kms|
Tatkal Online Safari Booking Quota: Open 3 days early by 8 am on portal
|Safari Gate||No Safaris In a Day||Total|
|Moharli Gate||3 each during morning and evening||6|
|Khutvanda Gate||3 each during morning and evening||6|
|Kolara Gate||2 each during morning and evening||4|
Number of vehicles permitted For Jungle Safari:
|Safari Gate||No Safaris In a Day|
|From Moharli Gate||16 each during morning and evening|
|From Khutwanda Gate||3 each during morning and evening|
|From Navegaon Gate||3 each during morning and evening|
|From Zari Gate||2 each during morning and evening|
|From Pangdi Gate||1 each during morning and evening|
|From Kolara Gate||6 each during morning and evening|
|Junona Buffer Zone||6 each during morning and evening|
|Devada Buffer Zone||12 in the morning and evening|
|Agarzari Buffer Zone||6 in the morning and evening|
Safari Timings and Availability for next season from 1st Oct 2018
|1st October - 31st October||6.00am||10.00am||02.30pm||06.30pm|
|1st November - 28/29th February 6.30am 10.30am 02.00pm 06.00pm||6.30am||10.30am||02.00pm||06.00pm|
|1st March - 30th June||6.00am||10.00am||02.30pm||06.30pm|