Where: Purushwadi, Maharashtra When: Season is from May 26 to June 30 How long: 2 days How much: Doubles from Rs 6,800
With onset of monsoons, millions of fireflies light up the forests and the valley all around Purushwadi, Wanjulshet and the neighboring areas. This area is a biodiversity hotspot for fireflies. A phenomena that will leave you awestruck. Over and above this, you can work at a farm, take a swim in the river, pluck jamuns and berries and play local games.
Journeys with Meaning
Where: Meghalaya and Assam
When: April 7 to 15
How long: 8 days
The journey into this enigmatic region begins with a visit to the enchanting hamlets and breathtaking landscapes of the ‘abode of clouds’ that is Meghalaya, later moving on to the stunning forests of Assam. The amazing living root bridges, patiently hand-crafted over decades, are a moving testament to the ability of humans to learn from nature. In Assam, we head out to explore the grasslands of Kaziranga. This spectacular forest is one of the last remaining homes of the One Horned Indian Rhinoceros, a magnificent creature that looks like it has been around since the time of the dinosaurs. For the avid birder, Kaziranga is also an excellent birding site with over 400 bird species.
Read more: http://journeyswithmeaning.org/meghalaya/
Where: Arunachal Pradesh
When: December 15 to 22
How much: Rs 34,000*
An ecosystem that is home to over 100 mammals, 300 birds and a hundred other life firms, the allure of the Namdapha is legendary. Walk through the dense rainforest with an overhead canopy created by towering trees and tall bamboos. A forest so rich in diversity that every inch is teeming with life that you can come across at any moment – while crossing streams on rickety foot bridges, jumping over large tree trunks which block the road or while ascending/descending the gentle climbs that dot the path.
Read more: http://www.kipepeo.in/trips/namdapha-trek/
When to go: October to June
How long: 10 days
How much: Rs 10,400*
At a time when all wildlife safaris only focus on spotting tigers, here’s an opportunity for a more holistic wildlife experience. Spend time in the jungles identifying birds, spotting crocodiles, interacting with elephants… maybe even finding the elusive leopards.
Read more: https://www.vedicwalks.com/wildlife-tour-rajasthan-india-package