One can book the safari in online also on arrival under current bookings.
Suggested to book in online because credit and debit cards are not accepted under current bookings
Cost will be the same in both the bookings but service charges is applicable for online bookings.
Need to reach earlier if you are planning for offline bookings
ID proofs is mandatory for both the online and offline bookings
Fares will be the same for Indian and foreign Nationals,also bookings can be done inadvance and current bookings also.
No Cancellations and changing dates once the safari is booked.

Bandipur Safari Timings:


Morning : 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Evening : 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM


Modes of Safari:


There is two types of vehicles available for safari:
Bus: It takes one hour for safari and certain particular intervals it will depart.
Gypsy/Jeep: It takes 1hr-30mins for safari it will go little bit deeper inside the forest and only 6 members can travel in gypsy.
Bus safari Timings:

Session – 1st trip start time – 1st trip end time
Morning – 6:30 AM – 7:30 AM
Evening – 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Session – 2nd trip start time – 2nd trip end time
Morning – 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM
Evening – 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Session – 3rd trip start time – 3rd trip end time
Morning – 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Evening – 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Bus safari Charges:


For Adults : Park Entrance fee (250rs) + safari charge (100rs) = 350 rs
For Child : Park Entrance fee (125rs) + safari charge (50rs) = 175 rs
Gypsy/Jeep safari Timings:

Session – 1st trip start time – 1st trip end time
Morning – 6:30 AM – 8:00 AM
Evening – 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Session – 2nd trip start time – 2nd trip end time
Morning – 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM
Evening – 5:00 PM – 6:300 PM

Gypsy/Jeep safari Charges:


Gypsy/Jeep Charges are fixed for 3000 rs
Gypsy/Jeep can be booked individually by paying 3000 rs
Park entry fee for Adults/child is 250 rs
Gypsy is available for 6 members maximum

Camera Charges:


DSLR above 200mm lens per trip Rs 500/- camera +GST 18%

How to reach Bandipur:


By Road:
The Nearest Bus station is Mysore, 80km away
By Train:
The Nearest Railway station is Mysore.
By Air:
The Nearest Airport is Mysore, 66 km away