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What You Should Know More About Sightseeing in Dandeli
This small riverside town in North West Karnataka which literally translates into “by the river’ teems with natural beauty, the gorgeous Kali river and multiple adventure activities. It is the second largest wildlife sanctuary in Karnataka and was designated as a tiger reserve in 2007.
Bangalore is located at a distance of 460 kms to Dandeli. You can travel from Bangalore to Dandeli by the following mentioned transport options:
By Road: Travelling by road is the best way to reach Dandeli from Bangalore, you can either take your car or take a bus for the same. Lot of buses operate on this route at various price ranges making it very convenient for travellers.
By Train: Dandeli does not have a train station, and the nearest railway stations are Alnavar(32 km), Londa (48 km) and Dharwad (57km) away from Dandeli. From there you can catch a cab to the prime adventure spots.
By Flight: Dandeli does not have an airport, the closest airport being Hubli which is 75 kms away. You can catch a cab or a local bus from there to reach Dandeli
There are no direct flights or trains or buses between Pune to Dandeli. The distance is about 445 Kms. The convenient way to reach from Pune to Dandeli is to take VRL buses from Pune to Dharwad then take a taxi from Dharwad to Dandeli.
The fastest way to reach Dandeli from Pune is to take Spicejet from Pune to Goa then take a taxi from Goa to Dandeli. The cheapest way to reach Dandeli from Pune is to take Tirunelveli Exp from Pune to Alnavar then take a taxi from Alnavar to Dandeli.
Distance between Goa to Dandeli is 115 km by Road along with an aerial distance of 62 km. There are no direct flights or trains or buses between Goa to Dandeli. The convenient and fastest way to reach from Goa to Dandeli is to take a taxi from Goa to Dandeli.
The cheapest way to reach Dandeli from Goa is to take Goa Express from Goa to Londa then take a taxi from Londa to Dandeli.
Winter season is the best season for a visit to Dandeli. From October to February as the weather is nice and pleasant. Summers are also nice for a visit, the climate being moderate throughout the season.
The monsoons, however, are the least advisable time for a trip if you’re planning on sightseeing or rafting in Dandeli.
Following are the travel essentials when planning a trip to Dandeli.
Following are some of the places to see in Dandeli:
Dandeli is a beautiful place set in the Western Ghats of Karnataka. It mesmerizes the tourist with its rich flora and fauna. There are numerous activities in Dandeli that you should make a point to do at this places. Here goes:
Dandeli is a beautiful destination for couples with all the nature at your footsteps. Following are some must visit and must do things for couple when visiting Dandeli:
Monsoon is not recommendable to visit Dandeli. The water gets so high that it makes it impossible for any sort of water activities.
Children can do the following when visiting Dandeli:
Following are some of the waterfalls in Dandeli:
The sound of waterfalls, the enchanting beauty of hills, breathtaking landscapes, alluring adventure spots and an incomparable mix of heritage-scenic beauty is what makes Dandeli one of the best tourism destinations. There are many beautiful resorts around Dandeli that will make your stay a pleasant one.
Nestled in the natural beauty of North Karnataka, this hill station shares proximity with Goa and provides an indelible view of the great Indian landscapes. Following are some of the best options to stay at in Dandeli:
Find below some homestay options at Dandeli:
Dandeli is extremely safe for girls. Our company has highest regards for women safety and will ensure that they're safe during the entire trek/stay. If there is only one girl in the trip, then she will be provided with a single tent/room to sleep alone.
Also make sure you don’t wander too much by yourself especially at night, but otherwise you’re in a safe place.
Winter season is the best season for white water river rafting in Dandeli. From October to February as the water levels are high for the same. Summers are also nice for a visit, the climate being moderate throughout the season. The monsoons, however, are the least advisable time for a trip if you’re planning on rafting.
The Dandeli rafting trail stretches for around 12 km, making it one of the most exciting and exhilarating stretches of rafting. This happens in River Kali in Dandeli. The rapids in the Dandeli River Rafting can be classified into grade 2 and grade 3 rapids which are ideal for both professionals and inexperienced rafters
While Grade 2 rapids are relatively easy to maneuver with little bumps and easy passages, the grade 3 rapids require expert steering and an eye for detail for passing through. However, due to the presence of skilled instructors, the activity is safe for amateurs as well as experienced rafting professionals.
Yes, with activities like river rafting, camping, trekking, Dandeli makes for an amazing adventurous trip.
The total distance between Dudhsagar and Dandeli is 34 Kms. Dudhsagar falls is one of tallest falls in India on the Mandovi River.
The trek will be on the ridge of the Dudhsagar waterfalls and not on the railway track. You can trek through the ridge of Castle Rock and then proceed onto Dandeli.
The best time to enjoy wildlife in Dandeli is from October to June.
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