This is the ancient land of Leopards. For centuries the masters of the rosettes have thrived here along-side humans making this destination a special one. One of the very few places on earth, here at Jawai, leopards are prayed and not preyed upon. It is considered as an incarnation of the Goddess, Ambe Mata as in its horizon both, divinity and the divine meet.
The Jawai dam, situated at the heart of this destination forms the lifeline of the place. Flanked by one of the oldest mountain ranges in the world-the Aravall, here, the Leopards have carved one of their safest havens providing a true visual treat to any of the visitors chasing their ‘Leopard dreams’.
This place also sees a variety of other wildlife. It includes a varied set of migratory birds along with the resident crocodiles that take refuge in the dam waters. Other than that, the elusive Hyenas and Jackals can also be chanced upon, luck permitting.
Jawai is open round the year for tourists, giving one an ample opportunity to see the transformation of this rugged landscape through the changing seasons.
Distinctive in its form, Jawai is the true land of dreams for Leopard Lovers.
THE SAFARI & THE GAME
The first look at the chain of hills in Jawai will disillusion you with the richness of wildlife it hides. You need a pair of trained eyes and hands who will steer you to unearth these secrets.
ON THE WHEELS
Jawai offers an unlimited visual treat and with it a dash of adrenaline rush. The safaris organized here doesn’t fall within the bracket of usual, as mostly you would be traversing.
THE DIVERSITY IN ONE
This place has many layer of surprises. From the hills that hides the Leopards to the backwaters of the Jawai dam that shelters the Crocodiles.From the secretive Hyenas to the winter.
THE VILLAGE WALK
Jawai is a special place for varied reasons. One of the main highlights of this place is that the animals here thrive in close proximity to humans. The safaris take you closer to the wildlife.