Travel Stories

Lions, Tigers, and Bears... Oh My! -Adventures in India

Last March Jason and I took a last minute wildlife adventure to India to see Tigers in their Natural Habitat. As I always do I researched different wildlife safari's in India. I came across this absolutely fabulous company Tour My India . I was reading through their different safari's and found a tour to see Lions... Lions in India. Now, I knew that Lions lived in Africa but had no idea that they were in India. You learn something new everyday. The Lions in India are called Asiatic lion and they are endangered largely because of hunting by humans after firearms became widespread. While the subspecies once ranged through Europe, the Middle East and India, it now only occupies a relatively small area of dry deciduous forest in Western India in Gir National Forest. 

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