Kaziranga National Park Wildlife Safari


India is one of the best places to experience the wildlife because it is a home to unmatched variety of flora and fauna. To preserve these forests and wildlife the concept of national parks and sanctuaries were brought long years back. Indian government has been playing an important role in nature conservation. Now the responsibility becomes higher for the common man to understand the exact meaning of wildlife and to contribute towards wise conservation.

We think Jeep / Elephant safari would be the only feasible option to explore the unexplored trails and unspoiled natural horizons of forests or deserts. One such safari is termed as Jungle Safari. Some wildlife lover defines it in a different way; they call it as forest trail, nature walk or trekking. Jungle safari discover the new love for wildlife as this option take you to the deep of national parks, sanctuaries and protected areas. In nutshell jungle safari is the best possible ways to say Hello to Mother Nature.

Safari Types:



Elephant Safari

An Elephant Safari in Kaziranga National Park is a wonderful way to explore the profound beauty of the forests while sitting on the back of tusker nine feet above the ground. It is said that tourism of Kaziranga National Park is incomplete without riding the back of a tusker. This safari is considered the special treat to travelers as it gives an opportunity to roam freely in the open grounds. You can imagine the pleasure of jungle ride that is undisturbed by the undisturbed sounds of Jeep.

Kaziranga National Park is known for its highest population of one-horned rhinos, dense forest cover and amazingly the tall elephant grasses. To embark upon an elephant back is the only feasible option to explore the vast diversity of wildlife species of Kaziranga. Elephant safari Kaziranga gives you an opportunity to admire the landscape and herds of animals moving in their natural habitats.

Safari starts everyday in the early morning and continues for one or two hours as it is best enjoyed in the morning. Morning safari takes you through mysterious dry deciduous thick forest, rivers and rugged trails that offer lingering thrill to the adventure seeker.

Best Zone for Elephant Safari

An Elephant Safari in Kaziranga National Park follows a designated path to ensure that you get to visit all the expanses where you will be able to spot mammals, birds and several species of reptiles. The whole Kaziranga national Park is divided into four different zones. Elephant safari in Kaziranga takes you through the Kohora-central path, Mihimukh, Arimarah, Hole Path and Bagori or western zone. Western zone is highly recommended safari zone in the Kaziranga where there is strong probability of spotting tiger and most famous one-horned rhinos. The elephant safari set out at 05:30 and 06:30 every morning and continues up to one or one and half hours.

Elephant Safari Timing Chart:



Elephant Safari Range

Morning Session

Afternoon Session

Burapahar Rnage (Ghorakati)

05:30 to 07:30 AM

15:00 to 16:00 hrs

Eastern Range (Agaratoli)

05:30 to 07:30 AM

15:00 to 16:00 hrs

Kaziranga Range (Kohora)

05:30 to 07:30 AM

15:00 to 16:00 hrs

Western Range (Bagori)

05:30 to 07:30 AM

15:00 to 16:00 hrs


Jeep Safari in Kaziranga National Park

Jeep safari is another feasible option to discover the new love for wildlife in Kaziranga. Jeep is a basically 4x4 wheeler open roof vehicle. Unlike an elephant ride, jeep safari is somewhat quicker and easiest way to explore the hidden mystery of the Kaziranga Jungle. Jeep safari is also the star attraction of the place. Hard core wildlife lover as well as guinnue traveler also prefers to go on jeep ride as it cover maximum expanse in short duration. It is always advisable to get advance permit for the same.

Jeep Safari in Kaziranga National Park is permitted on designated touristís path that is decided by the forest officials. Currently the areas covered in a Jeep Safari are as following:

  • Mihimukh in Central Range at Kohora
  • Bagori in Western Range at Bagori
  • Agaratoli in Eastern Range at Agaratoli
  • Ghorakati in Burapahar Range at Ghorakati
  • Panbari Reserved Forests

Best Time to visit Kaziranga National Park

Kaziranga National Park experiences all three seasons: Summer, winter and Monsoon respectively. Between November and February is the winter season with mild and dry day. The summer between March and May is hot. The rainy monsoon season lasts from June to September. Every year Brahmaputra River floods the park during monsoon. So, major area of the park becomes inaccessible during this particular season. It is advisable to visit the park through the months of November to April that gives perfect sightings of the wildlife residents in the park. Best season to enjoy the excursion The ideal time to visit the Kaziranga National Park is between moths of November and April.