Dandeli is a city in Northern Karnataka, India in the Western Ghats, near to Goa. It is best known for its wildlife sanctuary, tourism, industry and as an educational hub.
Dandeli is the ideal vacation nature lover. Dandeli wildlife sanctuary is a heady mix of nature, adventure and wildlife, this city in Uttar Kannada district of South India is growing in stature as the leading tourist destination.
Dandeli offers more than the sundry outings and picnics. The region offers the best of adventure sports, eco-tourism and pilgrimage. Nature lovers come here for unforgettable moments in the midst of nature.
The sanctuary is generally undulating with steep slopes with picturesque deep river valleys and rich hilly forest terrains. The breathtaking valleys, regal looking meandering rivers and the splendid scenic beauty of the syntheri rocks make it an inspiring experience. The forest in Dandeli is a typical moist deciduous and semi-evergreen type, with pockets of evergreen.
The main wildlife species include elephant, tiger, leopard, gaur, flying squirrel, mouse deer etc., and main bird species include magpie robin, golden backed woodpecker, crested serpent eagle and a large variety of other birds.
Other Attractions of Dandeli
Dandeli is surrounded by natural, historic and religious landmarks. The river Kali, the caves of Kavla, the Syntheri rocks, and other landmarks including the Ulvi temple, Sykes point and the Supa hydroelectric dam.
Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary offers a wide range of activities that tourist can undertake for their entertainment and knowledge during their visit to the sanctuary. The sanctuary offers the chance to enjoy the thrilling experience of white water rafting. The sanctuary provides rafting opportunities at the Virnoli Rapids connected to the Kali River. Tourist can also undertake nature walks, boating, bird watching, crocodile spotting and angling trips offered by the sanctuary.
Where to stay in Dandeli?
Amara Homestay (Resort) is situated in Gund village, Dandeli & just 5 km away from famous spot Syntheri Rocks.
Amara Homestay is one of the Top rated homestays in Dandeli and well-known for best in class hospitality service and offers Cottage & Tent Accommodation.
Adventure Activities in Dandeli
Dandeli is the ideal vacation nature lover. Dandeli wildlife sanctuary is a heady mix of nature, adventure and wildlife.
Water Rafting, Kayaking, Boating, River Crossing, Jungle Safari, Jungle Trekking are the popular adventure activities in Dandeli.