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Located in the Uttar Kannada district in the State of Karnataka,110 km from Panjim ( Goa ) Dandeli abounds in a richness of flora and fauna. Its richness and diversity offers ample opportunities to nature lovers to enjoy the captivating landscape. The sanctuary is generally undulating with steep slopes with picturesque deep river valleys and rich hilly forest terrain. The forest with its spurs of the western ghats, the breath taking valleys, regal looking meandering.
Best season to visit:
Park is closed from June to October. The best time to visit is from December to May.
Animals & Bird Sighted :
Indian bison, wild dogs, barking deers, common langur, flying squirrel and macaques. If again you are lucky wolves may catch your eye and so will the elephants. A variety of birds are also inhabitanats of the reserve. Sight crocodiles basking in the sun and flocks of beautiful waterbirds as you float down the River Kali in a coracle.
It is situated on the banks of River Kali, amidst the thickly forested and hilly areas of Uttara Kannada District, and the camp is close to Goa at a distance of 125 km from Goa. Karwar is at a distance of 117 km from and Belgaum at 95 km,. Bangalore is around 400 kilometres from this nature reserve.
You can take a day trip from Dharwar or Hubli but Dandeli town is the best place to base oneself.