Located in the laps of Simlipal, This Jungle Lodge cum resorts is a wonderful destination to spend your vacations.
You must have heard about jungle lodges but if you have not experienced some days’ stay at any of the jungle lodges and resorts, then you deserve definitely deserve a stay at the Toshali Jungle Lodge, located at Simlipal at Orissa. It comes in the category of Simlipal hotels that provide immense luxury and eventually add to the reputation of Simlipal accommodation. Simlipal Biosphere reserve has derived its name from the red silk cotton trees otherwise called Semul which is found in abundance in the area. Sprawling in an area of 2750 sq. km and lying in the Chotanagpur Plateau in the Mayurbhanj district of Orissa, India, Simlipal is one of the 14 biosphere reserve of India.
Amidst the jungle resorts, you have the amazing Simlipal National Park that got nationwide attention for its participation in the project tiger campaign. Apart from the Royal Bengal Tigers which are 99 in number, the park is also the home for 432 wild elephants. To boost the population of the mugger crocodiles ‘Mugger Crocodile Scheme’ was launched in the year 1973 in the park. The park has 107 species of plants. Chowsingha, Wild Boar, Leopard, Barking Dear, Gaur, Sambhar and common langur are the important members of the animal family found in the park. Peacock, Alexandrina Parakeet, Red Jungle Fowl, Crested Serpent Eagle and Hill mynah are the commonly noticed birds of the sanctuary.
The Simlipal National park is crisscrossed by at least twelve rivers making it an excellent destination for trekking. The falls like Joranda and Barehipani further beautifies the region and has helped it emerge as an ideal location for picnic and family outings.
Located in the close serenity of this spectacular park is the Toshali Jungle Lodge which inspite of being so close to the nature provides you the amenities of all your city life. Distinct from the staff of other hotels in Simlipal, our staff are available at your service 24*7 and it renders the services with a personal touch that gives you a homely feeling, which can be found only at this wonderful accommodation in Simlipal.
The Ramathirtha River flows near the Lodge. The rock beds of the river are the ideal location for trekking. Our jeeps take you for the jungle safari, where you can see the Royal Bengal Tigers and the Wild Asiatic Elephants in their natural habitat. The herd of Chowsinghas and Sambhars grazing in the pulsating grasses is a common sight in the area surrounding the hotels in Simlipal. The greenery around the lodge pulls you for the evening stroll while our lush green garden keep your toddlers occupied.
The taste of delicious food prepared in the kitchen of this one of the enthralling jungle lodges will be relinquished by you for years. We serve a wide variety of vegetarian as well as non vegetarian dishes. You can feel the taste of your home made recipes from the dishes served at our resort.
The best time to visit Simlipal Wildlife Reserve is between November to April when nature showers its beauty over the region. The peaceful ambience around the jungle lodges and resorts takes out all your worries and woes and rejuvenates your soul. The unperturbed environment of this Simlipal
accommodation is good for health and makes you regain your lost energy.