Bengal Safari

Location: 5th Mile, Sevoke Rd, Salugara, Siliguri, West Bengal 734008, India

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Bengal safari
Bengal safari

Bengal Safari Park is situated within the forested area of Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary, is the first-ever animal safari park of the North Bengal region. Boasting rich and flourishing wildlife, the park offers its visitors to have a close look at the flora and fauna in their wilderness.

How is Bengal Safari?

It is a wildlife park and is a zoo-like commercial drive-in tourist attraction where visitors can ride in vehicles provided by the facility to have a view of freely wandering and untamed animals.

Who is the owner of this park?

The ownership of the land of the proposed North Bengal Wild Animals Park, Siliguri (viz. Bengal Safari) belongs to the forest department, the government of West Bengal.

What kind of animals and plants are available in this park?

North Bengal flood plains harbor wild animals like Tiger, Common Leopard, Elephant,  Rhino, Himalayan Black Bear, Sloth Bear, Gaur, Sambar, Barking Deer, Spotted Deer, Hog Deer, Wild Boar,  Rhesus Monkey, Common Languor, different types of small Cats and Civets, Crocodile, Gharial, Jungle Fowls and a large number of birds & medicinal Plants.

Bengal safari
Bengal safari

What else tourists can enjoy besides sightseeing?

Tourists can take pleasure in discovering the wild animals closely in-vehicle rides like Force bus, Toy train, etc. Moreover, they can have the thrill of elephant riding.

Is it safe to visit this Bengal safari?

This park is safe for visiting. People all around the world visit this place with their family and friends.

Bhakti Nagar Police Station

Phone Number: +91 353 254 3665

When is the best time to visit?

The best time to visit the safari park is during June, May and August. During those months the weather remains great and pleasant inside the safari park. Most of the tourists gather in the Bengal Safari park during these months.

Why are visitors attracted to the Bengal Safari?

This park delivers a striking chance for tourists to partake in the wilderness of Bengal.

What are the inside and outside views of Bengal Safari?

The view is unquestionably wild and breathtaking. The visitor can gaze at freely roaming wild animals with the understanding of tranquil atmosphere of forest.

Bengal Safari
Inside view

How much entry fee?

Adult (12 years or above)

Child (5 years to 12 years):

INR 25 on weekends

INR 10

INR 30 on Saturday, Sunday or Holidays


  • Child less than 5 years free entry.

How to book tickets for this safari tourism?

There are online and offline or over the counter bookings. However online bookings are much preferred.

Website to book tickets:

What are the Bengal Safari Rides, their duration and ticket price?


Entry Fee 

Duration of Ride

Grand Safari includes Herbivore Safari, Tiger Safari, Bear Safari, and Leopard Safari

INR 200  Adult/Child (5 years and above)

75 minutes

Combo1 Safari includes Herbivore Safari and Tiger Safari

INR 100

Adult/Child (5 years and above)

45 minutes

For Tiger Safari

INR 50 Adult/Child (5 years and above)

20 minutes

Elephant Ride

INR 300 Adult/Child (3 years and above)

30 minutes

Is mobile phone allowed during the Bengal safari rides?

Mobile phones are allowed but they should switch off mode during the ride.

Is photography allowed in the Bengal Safari?

Yes photography is permitted by the authority but for video camera visitors need to pay the fees.



Still Camera


Video Camera (Non- commercial)

INR 100

Video Camera (Commercial)

INR 2000

Is there any parking facility in the Bengal Safari?

Yes there are parking facilities in the Bengal Safari. For parking vehicles visitors need to pay the parking fees depending on the vehicles and duration of the parking. 



Bus or Minibus

First Two Hours: INR 100

Additional Per Hour: INR 50

Car, Van, or Auto (Four or Three Wheelers)

First Two Hours: INR 30

Per Additional Hour: INR 10

Scooter or MotorCycle (Two Wheelers)

First Two Hours: INR 10

Per Additional Hour: INR 5


First Two Hours: INR 5

Per Additional Hour: INR 2

What is the time for travellers to visit the Bengal Safari?

Zoo or Safari Timing: 

Ticket Timing: 9 am to 4:30 pm (All Days of the week except Monday)

Visiting Hours: 9 am to 5 pm

Grand Safari Timing (Herbivore Tiger+ Black Bear + Leopard):



1st  Shift

9.15 am-9:30 am

2nd Shift

10.45 am-11.00 am

3rd  Shift

12.15 pm-12:30 pm

4th Shift

1:45 pm-2.00 pm

5th Shift

3:15 pm-3.30 pm

Combo1 Safari Timing (Herbivore Tiger):



1st  Shift

9:30 am-10:30 am

2nd Shift

11:30 am-12:30 pm

3rd  Shift

1:30 pm-2:30 pm

4th Shift

3:30 pm-4:15 pm

Tiger Safari Timing:



1st  Shift

10:00 am-10:30 am

2nd Shift

11:00 am-11:30 am

3rd  Shift

12:00 noon-12:30 pm

4th Shift

1:00 pm-1:30 pm

5th Shift

2:00 pm-2:30 pm

6th Shift

3:00 pm-3:30 pm

7th Shift

4:00 pm-4:30 pm

 Elephant Ride:



1st  Shift

8:30 am- 9:00 am

2nd Shift

9:00 am-9:30 am

3rd  Shift

4:00 pm-4:30 pm

How to reach:

By Rail: The Bengal Safari is 13.5 km away from New Jalpaiguri Railway StationVisitors can take a cab taxi to reach the Bengal Safari from the railway station; it might take 35 minutes to reach the destination. From the Siliguri Jn Train Station it will take 24 minutes.

Book railway tickets:

By Air: The Bengal Safari is 21.5 km away from Bagdogra Air Force Base Airport .Visitors can take a cab taxi to reach the park from the airport; it will take 40 minutes to reach the destination.

Near Restaurants:

There is a food court in this park where visitors can enjoy their meals.

Near Hotels:

We wish you all the very best for your journey.
Happy Travelling!!!

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