Renowned for its famous statues of Hollywood characters and Indian cartoons, Dandakaranya Park is one of the best tourist spots in Dandeli that makes for an interesting visit.
With an intriguing story leading up to its establishment, Dandakaranya Eco Park is often cited as a great place to enjoy some time with your loved ones. It was built to stop land grabbing and illegal encroachment of the forest areas and today serves as a modern example of sustainable tourism in Dandeli.
It is now a theme park that attracts a number of children and boasts of having their favourite characters come alive be it the Avengers, Transformers, The Simpsons, Charlie Chaplin and Indian characters like Chhota Bheem and Motu Patlu.
Location: It is located on the main road near the bus stand in Dandeli.
Best Time to visit: The best time to visit Dandakaranya Park in Dandeli is during the months of November, December, January, February and March
Entry fee: N/A
Timings: Tourists could visit here from 9:30 am to 6:30 pm every day.
Distance from Dandeli Bus Stand: It is located just behind the Dandeli Bus stand and people can easily reach with a 2-minute walk.