A lush wilderness of over 557 sqkms of forests the Achanakmar Wildlife Sanctuary is home to India’s prized and endangered species, the Bengal tiger, leopard and wild bison. Located in the state of Chhattisgarh the park is best explored by jeep safari. Deciding to stay within the capital-Raipur is an ideal choice; choose a hotel Raipur for comfort and convenience. You should check out The Gateway Hotel GE Raipur for a great stay.

The hotel located centrally in Raipur is housed within 3.5 acres of lavish greenery. The city’s largest mall is right next door while the 109 well-appointed rooms offer modern amenities. The 4 luxurious suites offer stylish and comfortable environs for ultimate relaxation. Jeep safaris to Achanakmar Wildlife Sanctuary are just one of the adventure tours on offer here.

Nothing short of stunning the Achanakmar Sanctuary when explored by jeep yields hidden treasures from breath-taking forests to colourful wildlife. Get ready to treat your senses to sights of Bengal tigers, striped hyena, sloth bear, four-horned antelope, wild boar, bison, blackbuck and much more.

The prized possession of this park are the majestic Bengal Tigers who roam the forests freely due to Achanakmar being declared a Tiger Reserve as of 2009. The Achanakmar sanctuary is also home to the Kanha-Achanakmar corridor which is a link to the Kanya and Madhy Pradesh Tiger reserves, further exploration is easily arranged through hotels or tour operators.

The forest comprising of bamboo groves and vast open skies is indeed a treat to all nature lovers. Booking your safari from a renowned hotel or tour operator will ensure an experienced guide accommodates you for touring the best locations within the park. Take along cameras and binoculars for spectacular shots of some of nature’s finest creations and enjoy the magic of Achanakmar Wildlife Sanctuary.


Uditha Dharmawardhane is a travel writer who writes under the pen name Roland Lefevre. He specializes in creating features on leisure as well as business travel destinations across the globe.