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Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary, Dandeli

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Take a wildlife safari and a bird-watching tour at Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary, part of the Anshi Dandeli Tiger Reserve. Located on the banks of the Kali River, the reserve offers a mix of adventure and wildlife-spotting, and is the only place in India to report frequent sightings of the elusive black panther. Spanning 866 sq km (334 sq mi), this densely forested reserve houses nearly 200 species of birds, including great hornbills, Malabar pied hornbills, orange-headed thrushes, and Indian yellow tits. Other animals like elephants, crocodiles, sloth bears, jackals, Indian pangolins, barking deer, and giant Malabar squirrels also roam the sanctuary. Use our Dandeli travel itinerary maker to add Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary and other attractions to your Dandeli vacation plans.
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  • We stayed in Kulgi nature camp and did birding in and around the area. It proved to be one of the best days of birding for us as we spotted many new bird species with high density in the area along wi...  more »
  • The jungles are amazing and make you feel that you should stay there forever. Make it a point not to miss this  more »
  • Nice place to visit at least once .Unable to spot Black panthers, tigers or leopards. But was able to spot elephant, deer, hornbill, peacock.Very tall trees and dense jungle.  more »