Bandhavgarh National park is filled with so many ranges of wild life species. The credit goes to the amazing landscape and the fittest topography. Elephant safari means surfing jungle on back of elephant. As we all know that tigers normally avoids charging on elephants thus it is popularly used for patroling purpose in tiger reserves. Elephant ride allows security team to get access to those forested areas which are not accessible by normal jeeps and thus it ensures better jungle patroling for patroling parties.
This is the primarly purpose of taming wild elephants in tiger reserves. Apart from this, when these trained elephants are used by tourists for visiting through jungle areas, against a pre-decided fee, we call it Elephant safari rides. These elephant rides are of fixed duration in which Mahaout plays important role. In order to undertake such ride, tourists are required to first apply for elephant ride and on getting approval, they will get the ride