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Iberian Lynx reintroduced to Portugal

Iberian Lynx reintroduced to Portugal
After a long absence the Portuguese authorities plan to reintroduce the rare Iberian lynx to the wild, and this has taken a giant step forward in the country’s environment management. The lynx have been provided with 2,000 acres of land in Mertola, 180km away from Lisbon to live,Read more

Sundarbans Cruise – Last Places Availability March 2015

Sundarbans Cruise – Last Places Availability March 2015

Bangladesh as a wildlife watching and eco-tourism destination is getting more and more popular and with the vast and wild Sundarbans mangrove forest it is not too surprising. Royle Safaris is one of the few tour companies that run specific wildlife watching holidays to Bangladesh before anyone

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Last Chance to See Snow Leopards – 2015

Last Chance to See Snow Leopards – 2015

The Indian wildlife authorities are clamping down on the number of people vising the best snow leopard watching habitats in the world as of next season (November 2014 – March 2015). This is a great measure to stop the increasing and unregulated tourism that is hitting the

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Siberian Tiger Tour November 2014 (2 Spaces Left) – Book Now for a Spot!

Siberian Tiger Tour November 2014 (2 Spaces Left) – Book Now for a Spot!

Due to the continuing success in conservation throughout Durminskoye Reserve and the neighbouring forests in Far Eastern Russia, Royle Safaris is proud to announce our second 2014 Siberian Tiger Tracking Holiday in November 2014. Whilst seeing a wild Siberian tiger is still very difficult we have worked hard

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Good News for Chitwan and Bardia National Parks

Good News for Chitwan and Bardia National Parks

Last year both Chitwan National Park and Bardia National Parks officially logged zero incidents of poaching! This is a first among these parks and marks significant increases in their wildlife protection. Chitwan has a very healthy population of around 120 tigers and a large Indian one-horned rhino

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Incredible Snow Leopard Footage on our 2014 Snow Leopard Tour

Incredible Snow Leopard Footage on our 2014 Snow Leopard Tour

Watch this incredible video filmed and edited by a Royle Safaris client Marc Begert on our most recent (March 2014) Snow Leopard tour in Ladakh, India. With over 50 hours of snow leopard watching on the tour Marc has managed to get some incredible footage. Including the

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2014 Snow Leopard Tour – Spaces Still Available!

2014 Snow Leopard Tour – Spaces Still Available!

Deep in the heart of the Himalayan winter Snow Leopards descend from the high peaks in the north-west Indian state of Ladakh into valleys to pursue their preferred prey species, the Bharal (Blue Sheep). This is the heartland and stronghold for Snow Leopards and therefore a perfect

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Kanha Tiger Safari Holiday – India’s Best National Park for Predators

Kanha Tiger Safari Holiday – India’s Best National Park for Predators

India has numerous wonderful national parks that are rich and diverse with wildlife, tigers dominant the Central Parks and Tiger Reserves of Madhya Pradesh but there are many more top predators and large mammals to be found here. Arguably the best national park to experience on an

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Gorillas Playing in a Stream in Volcanoes National Park

Mountain gorillas very seldom drink water, despite their forest homes being some of the wettest areas in Eastern Africa and water sources being quite abundant, they tend to get all or most of their water from their vegetation diet. This wonderful video (below) was taken on one

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Travelling with Mountain Gorillas in Rwanda

Leading on from our latest range of Primate Watching videos uploaded to our Flickr account this video shows us moving out of the bamboo grove where we found the Hirwa group at the start of our Gorilla Tracking towards another foraging location deeper in the national park. The

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Twin Baby Gorillas Seen in Volcanoes National Park

Royle Safaris has one of the greatest ranges of Primate Watching Holidays and as a result we regularly take people around the world to see primates including the great apes. This in tern leads us to spend a considerable amount of time in Uganda and Rwanda as

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Baby Gorilla Twins and Playful Juvenile Gorillas

Watch our latest video taken during one of the most magical and awe inspiring Gorilla Tracking experiences in Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park. During one of our Primate Watching Holidays exploring both Uganda and Rwanda’s national parks in search of mountain gorillas, chimpanzees and up to 13 other

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