Theme - Wildlife - Tiger info
Incorporating tiger spotting into an adventure holiday is a great way to get up close and personal with one of the planet's most spectacular animals. Although the creature's numbers are in decline in many countries, there are still opportunities for tiger spotting at sites across the continents. Many of the best tiger safari holidays take place in Asia, where the animal is an important cultural symbol for many nations. Tigers are perhaps most closely associated with India and there are numerous tiger safari trips to choose from in this country.A famous tiger safari in India is The Ranthambore National Park, world famous for its tiger spotting opportunities and also contains many other beautiful creatures, such as crocodiles, deer and leopards. Bandhavgarh and Kanha reserves are also popular stop-offs on tiger safari holidays in India. Meanwhile, many tiger adventure holidays can be incorporated into a wider tour of the sub-continent which can feature visits to the Taj Mahal and Jaipur. A little more off the beaten track is Rajasthan, which can be explored on horseback during a tiger spotting adventure holiday.Some tiger spotting breaks will also incorporate the nearby Himalayas and Nepal. Tigers wander freely in the Chitwan National Park alongside elephants - which often provide the transport around the region. Should you choose to see tigers in Nepal, it will not be hard to uncover many other amazing sights and sounds in the magical city of Kathmandu or the Himalayan foothills.The country has a unique and magical atmosphere all of its own, which travellers can experience by staying in teahouses and visiting Buddhist temples dotted in and around the Himalayas.Whichever way you choose go tiger spotting, the outcome is sure to be the same – an adventure holiday filled with memories which will last a lifetime.