It seems with leopards you meet them by chance. You can track tigers, listen to alarm calls & find them, but leopards seem to appear when you least expect it.
We had visited Bandhavgarh National Park in central Indian, renound for it’s tigers. Tiger sightings were few & brief, so we decided to go to a remote beauty spot to see the sun setting. There he was lying by the side of the road. By the time we stopeed he had retreated into the undergrowth, almost invisible
so we reversed back a few 100 yards & waited, hoping he might come back