Bangalore to Dubare Elephant Camp
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Product Code : AGORA227
At Dubare Elephant Camp get the chance to know the giant, enchanting creatures with a host of activities built around this, and left the camp with a sense of responsibility towards protecting elephants. A trained naturalist takes you through the complexities of elephant history, ecology and biology. Here, you not only get to observe the activities, but actually get to interact with the elephants. Roll up your sleeves and pitch in for an elephant grooming session – watching elephants being given a scrub-bath in the river, with rituals like oil being applied to their forehead, tusks and the other aspects of elephant grooming. Transport by AC vehicle, activities charges at camp, entrances to monuments and English speaking guide service during sightseeing are well included.
Day 1: Bangalore - Shravanbela Gola - Dubare Elephant Camp (270kms)
Pick up from your Bangalore hotel and drive to Dubare Elephant Camp.
Enroute visit Shravanabelagola - located on Vindyagiri Hill, It is considered to be the world largest monolithic statue. The base of the statue has an inscriptions in Prakrit, dating from 981 AD. You need to toil up 600 - odd steps for a glimpse of it.
Continue drive to Dubare Elephant Camp and check in & overnight at hotel.
1: 30 PM & 2: 30 PM: First things first. Lunch and refreshments at the Gol Ghar to bring you back to yourself after that long drive.
4: 00 PM: Prepare for the adventure ahead with a refreshing cup of tea/ coffee.?
4: 30 PM & 6: 30 PM: Wildlife spotting time with a jeep Safari into Dubare Forest with a trained naturalist
7: 00 PM & 8: 00 PM: A wildlife film show at the Gol Ghar is another opportunity to learn about wildlife
8: 00 PM & 9: 30 PM: Dinner and campfire at the Gol Ghar
Day 2: Dubare Elephant Camp - Bangalore (250kms)
6: 00 AM: Wake up to birdsong and greet the morning with a smile and a cup of tea/coffee.
6: 30 AM & 8: 00 AM: Take a nature walk inside the Dubare forest with a trained naturalist
8: 00 AM & 8: 30 AM: Treat yourself to a hearty breakfast at the Gol Ghar
8: 30 AM & 10: 00 AM: Spending time with the elephants. At the Dubare Elephant Camp, a visitor not only spends time by simply watching elephants but of course, learning more about them. A trained naturalist is at hand to explain the various aspects of the elephant history, ecology and biology. The visitor can also participate in various activities like washing and scrubbing.
11: 00 AM: Check out from Camp and drive to Bangalore drop off to your hotel or airport.
Assistance on arrival at airport.
1 Nights accommodation in selected price category hotels.
Daily breakfast at hotels. Any other meal (lunch/ dinner) if clearly mentioned in the itinerary).
Private air conditioned deluxe car for airport transfer, sightseeing and excursion as per program.
English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city), as per program.
Monuments entrances and activities charges mentioned in the itinerary.
Bottled drinking water in car.
Any flight tickets. Khajuraho - Varanasi & Varanasi - Delhi flight fare approx INR 9,500 per
person in economy class.
Camera charges at monuments.
Meals other than mentioned in day plan.
Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
Gratuities & optional activities.
Anything not mentioned in inclusions.