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Leopard, Tadoba National Park, India

Kartikeya Singh

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Kartikeya is a keen photographer and naturalist. He has worked as a consultant with award-winning BBC series- Natural World and Planet Earth – with over 300 days of filming under his belt. His guiding skills have been nationally recognised with an award given for the Best Lodge Naturalist in 2010.

In the capacity as a researcher, he has written for many publications, as well as eight years of field research including the Earthwatch research team. Specific to Gujarat, he has worked for many years in the field of research and education, monitoring the ecology and biodiversity of both Gir National Park and Little Rann of Kutch. This makes Kartikey the perfect expert for this tour.

Sasan Gir Forest, India
Sasan Gir Forest, India

India – Lions and Leopards of West India

Join our journey from the thriving city of Mumbai to historical Jodhpur, exploring the colourful western states of Gujarat and Rajasthan along the way. With wildlife as the key focus, visit national parks and reserves such as those at Sasan Gir and the Rann of Kutch, in search of the rare Asiatic lion and the elusive ghudkhur (Indian wild ass).

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Bengal Tiger, Ranthambore National Park, India
Bengal Tiger, Ranthambore National Park, India

India – Tiger Conservation with New Scientist

Visit the tiger reserves of Tadoba and Pench in search of the Bengal tiger, staying in award-winning PUG certified lodges. Visit some of India’s most exciting and best-protected reserves and learn how to identify tracks and signs of tigers. Set camera traps and understand the tiger’s habitat and prey species.

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