Join Darter Photography to the pristine rainforests of the Western Ghats – Agumbe. Experience the place which gets the highest rainfall in South India, explore rainforests in the Western Ghats, get up-close with diverse endemic species of the region and interact with researchers studying these forests. And possibly see and photograph the king of these forests, the aptly named King Cobra.

This tour, led by professional photographer Shreeram M V, is conducted in collaboration with Gowri Shankar’s Centre for Rainforest Ecology.

Tour Highlights

  • Sessions on photographing rainforest wildlife – technical, aesthetic and ways to approach the subjects – by professional wildlife photographer Shreeram M V
  • Sessions and on-field guidance on rainforest ecology, conservation and environmental issues by renowned herpetologist Gowri Shankar
  • Expert assistance on field in getting best images
  • On field assistance in identifying wildlife and in understanding the rainforest ecology
  • Rainforest walks at day and night to experience and capture the richness of the forests up-close
  • Jeep drives to places of interest around Agumbe
  • Daily image reviews and feedback at the end of every day’s shoot

Tour Cost

The cost of the tour is Rs.12,500 per person.