Dandeli is a small town located in the Uttara Kannada, along with the Western Ghats on the banks of the river Kali. The place contains pristine lush deciduous forests which are full of rare species of trees, plants, and animals. The Black Panther is seen in these dense forests of Dandeli. Even the place is […]
Lying in the Western Ghats, Dandeli is a little town situated in the district of Uttara Kannada in Karnataka, India. This town situated on the banks of Kali River is covered in lush green forests and is home to several species of flora and fauna. The dense forests of this place are famous for the Black Panther. For the adventurers who love water rafting, trekking, night camping, nature walks and angling, this is the place to be. Migrants from different parts of India have settled in Dandeli. The Dandelappa Temple one of the oldest temples in this place is located in the midst of hills and valley’s covered in green trees and is a popular destination for tourists. Named after a British Engineer, the Sykes Point gives a fascinating panoramic view of the hills, valleys, forests and the rivers. Visitors require special permission for trekking a distance of 12 Kilometers through the forests.
Sykes point, Dandeli, Image courtesy Abhinavsharmamr
Almost 25 Kilometers from the base camp in Dandeli, the Kaval Caves lies deep in the forests. These limestone caves are considered to be the result of volcanic eruptions many centuries ago. Trekking to this place is quite daring and is meant for adventurers. The Molangi, Syntheri Rock, and Shiroli Peak are other places worth seeing in Dandeli. The best time to visit this place is from October to February. Learn more about Dandeli here.
Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary is located in Uttara Kannada and covers an area of 334.52 sq mi. It is an ideal holiday destination for nature lovers. The sanctuary is easily accessible by road, rail and air. It lies at a distance of 57 kms from Dharwad which is the closest location to reach the sanctuary. The […]
Supa Dam is a dam that is located in town of Dandeli in Joida Taluk. it was built across the River Kali or Kalinadi by Karnataka Power Corporation Limited. This dam has a power house at the foot of this dam with two electric generators. They are of 50 megawatts each. In 1985, the power […]
Karnataka offers the tourist opportunities to experience adventure sports in pristine locations. Dandeli is one such eco-tourism spot offering world class white water rafting facilities. Dandeli is 125 km from Goa by road and is set on the banks of the turbulent Kali River. The Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary is the natural habitat of a host […]