Location: Overlooking the Kanha National Park in Madhya Pradesh, TAJ Safaris Lodge at Banjaar Tola is accessible by road from Jabalpur,
Location: Overlooking the Kanha National Park in Madhya Pradesh, TAJ Safaris Lodge at Banjaar Tola is accessible by road from Jabalpur, Nagpur and Raipur. The drive from Raipur Airport is approx. a 4-hour journey while it takes 4.5 hours from Jabalpur Airport and 5.5 hours from Nagpur Airport. With vast forest, lush meadows, spectacular landscape and the possibility of seeing tigers, the property offers guests an unparalleled jungle experience.
Room Amenities: Set along the banks of the Banjaar river, the lodge has 2 camps consisting of 9 tented suites each, featuring glass doors opening onto a veranda that overlooks the river. Raw wood hand-crafted furniture, canvas wardrobes and pressed bamboo floors adorn each suite to give them a luxurious camping feel.
Hotel Facilities: Bask in Kanha's tiger country. Enjoy daily safaris and wildlife spotting from a lavish jungle camp on the Banjaar's bank. A tent guest area with swimming pool, dining decks and a library are set against river backdrop. The lodge can arrange pick-ups from the Nagpur or Jabalpur airports.
Guests can enjoy a personalized wildlife safari in an open 4X4 vehicle to see wildlife that includes tigers, leopards, bear and many species of birds. Local tribes sometimes perform dance programmes and each guest group has an expert guide when they go out for safaris.
Dining: The lodge serves three meals daily, along with tea, coffee and a variety of soft drinks. Using local ingredients, the food served is mostly Indian cuisine, influenced by regional dishes. A wide spread of vegetarian and non-vegetarian delicacies is served in the dining area; dinner can be arranged in the forest.
Note: In view of the recent judgement by The Supreme Court of India on ban of sale of liquor along national and state highways, alcohol will not be served at restaurants or outlets in the hotel.