This eco-resort provides a riverside haven of peace and serenity for appreciating the abundant wildlife. Its owners ensure the property is as environmentally and culturally responsible as possible. The eight beautifully appointed rooms are based on traditional village cottages with elegant clean lines, high ceilings, tiled floors, dark wood and traditional textiles.
The Sarai is ideally placed for visiting the nearby Panna Tiger Reserve, one of India's most scenic parks, and the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Khajuraho.
Leisure: Cookery demonstrations, river trips, bird watching, walking, cycling, yoga, jungle safari
Rooms: 8 cottage-style rooms
Take your best shot at spotting wildlife with an itinerary that includes not one but three different parks, all located in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. This allows you to explore some surprisingly diverse scenery, see myriad bird and animal species, and hugely increase your chances of spotting one of these elusive big cats.