Bird species found here include Garganey, Common Quail, Rock Dove, Laughing Dove, Sri Lankan Frogmouth, Crested Treeswift, Common Hawk Cuckoo, White breasted Water hen, Woolly Necked Stork and the Black Headed Ibis.
The best times to visit are between April and October. Large animals such as elephants and Gaurs can be found near the watering holes when the weather warms up. It can be difficult to find hotels to stay in Bandipur National Park during peak season.
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Quite a few budget hotels are also located in the vicinity of this jungle destination. Make sure you book 3-star hotels in Bandipur National Park well in advance during the holiday season.
In Three-starr hotels, below are some necessary conditions that should be applied:-
At least 50% rooms should have Air-Conditioners.
Minimum size of bathrooms should be 36 square feet.
One multi-cuisine restaurant cum coffee shop open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. and 24 hr room service.
Note: The Ministry of Tourism may review and revise the cities falling under the Grade 'A' & Grade 'B' from time to time.
Grade A: Delhi*, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Pune, Hyderabad/ Secunderabad.
*Delhi would include the hotels falling in Gurgaon, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, NOIDA and Greater NOIDA.
Grade B: Cities in the rest of the country excluding Grade 'A' cities.
There should be a bar present at the hotel premises.
In the kitchen, wet garbage area to be air-conditioned.
Percentage of supervisory staff should be minimum 40%.
Percentage of skilled staff should be minimum 30%. The supervisory or the skilled staff may have training or skill certification as follows:
i. Degree / diploma from Central or state IHM's / FCI's or from NCHMCT affiliated IHM's or from other reputed hospitality schools.
ii. Skill training certificate issued under the guidelines and scheme of the Ministry of Tourism.
Staff restrooms (Separate for male and female employees with bunk beds, well-lighted and ventilated), staff locker rooms and dining area are mandatory.
Paid transportation on call - guest should be able to travel from hotel.
Newspapers should be available in the lounge
Each bedroom door fitted with lock and key, viewport / peephole & internal securing device. A safety chain / wishbone latch is acceptable in place of viewport / peephole.
A telephone for incoming & outgoing calls in the room is mandatory. Three-starr category hotels may go through a telephone exchange.