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Bandipur Safari Lodge, Bandipur : Known for its small population of tigers and its habitat , Other natural inhabitants of this lovely forest are gaur (a type of bull), sambhar, chital, mouse deer, four-horned antelope , wild dogs, wild boar, jackal, sloth bear, panther, malabar squirrel and porcupines. Lodges & Resort contemporary architectural style with all the creature comforts , Activities of Lodges : Wildlife Safari , Bird Watching , Nature Walk .
Bannerghatta Nature Camp : Bannerghatta Biological Park , Zoo, Safari, Butterfly Park and Rescue Center (Conservation of captive animals) . Bannerghatta Nature Camp (Resort ) is a wonderful place to get acquainted with the great outdoors , Activities of Camp : Grand Safari , Nature Walk , Zoo Visit , Visit to Butterfly Park , Campfire .
Bhimgad Adventure Camp : Located on a hillock just 10 km from Belgaum , close to the Western Ghats . Camp House / Apartment ideal place to enjoy tranquillity , Activities of Camp : Trek & Birdwatching , Wildlife / Nature Documentary , Screening , Mountain Bike , Nature Trail
Blackbuck Resort : 18 km from Bidar, the former Bahmani capital, next to the Vilaspur Lake, close to the Honnikeri Reserve Forest. Resort is on the bank of Lake , Activities of Resort : Blackbuck trails , Bird watching , Nature walk , Visit to Heritage monuments .
Devbagh Beach Resort, KarwarPackage includes : A young Rabindranath Tagore once made a moonlit tryst with destiny on the magical Karwar shoreline , Devbagh is a stop for the quintessential beach lover. Sun, sand, surf, sea and endless open space . Resort stands amidst a casuarina grove on the Devbagh beach and faces a private and safe beach , Activities of Resort : Snorkelling , Water scooter , Dolphin Watch , Nature Walk , Fisher man Village Visit , Banana Boat Ride .
River Tern Lodge : Located on a hillock on the edge of the Bhadra reservoir, near Lakkavali: a stone’s throw away from the northern boundary of the Bhadra Tiger Reserve, in the Chikmaglur district . the Tyverekoppa Lion and Tiger Safari and to the Sakkrebyle Elephant Camp, are also options from the River Tern Lodge . The River Tern lodge has Loghuts & Cottages having its balcony overlooking the placid waters of the Bhadra Reservoir . Activities of Resort : Jeep Safari , Boat Safari , Nature Walk , Visit to Tyaverekoppa Lion & Tiger , safari & Sakkrebyle Elephant Camp.
Phalguni River Lodge : Perched atop a picturesque hillock overlooking the quiet flowing Gurupura River . A Eco Wellness Resort in the midst of Peace and Serenity. Traditional Manor homes of the nobility of Dakshina Kannada, tastefully decorated and constructed using traditional materials. Activities of Resort : Trekking , Visit to artsian village , Visit to biological park , Water sports activities , Wellness Center(Ayurveda Massage)
Dubare Elephant Camp, Coorg : Elephants were trained for the famous Mysore Dasara, found a brand new calling . The surrounding forests are home to exciting wildlife like the gaur, leopard, the wild dog, sloth bear, peacock, partridges , etc . Located in an idyllic part of the Cauvery River, it makes a restful and wondrous experience . Activities of Resort : Wildlife Safari , Bird Watching , Nature Walk .
Galibore Fishing & Nature Camp : Lies deep in the deciduous forests on the banks of the River Cauvery is a good bet . An amazing wildlife experience, spotted deers, the endangered grizzled giant squirrel, marsh crocodiles, turtles and snakes await you at Galibore. Birdwatchers won’t leave disappointed either, with over 230 species of birds including the Fish eagles, green pigeons, kingfishers, Owls etc. Each tent has a hammock outside. Activities : Coracle ride , Nature walk/Trekking/Bird-watching , Outdoor sports , Cycling , Rafting (Depending on season)
Kabini River Lodge : River Kabini Lodge beckons with the promise of elephants, gaur, deer and a rumour of tiger. Located on the southern fringes of the Nagarahole National Park (Rajiv Gandhi National Park) . Located by the banks of the River Kabini. Colonial styled accommodation facilities recreates a time bygone . Activities : Wildlife Safari , Bird-watching , Trekking , Coracle/Motorboat river cruise , Ayurveda treatment .
Kali Wilderness Camp : Gorges, valleys, forests and swirling , swollen and frothing white water . A sprawling bungalow on the banks of the majestic Kali River . Activities : White-water rafting , Kayaking , Coracle ride , Trekking/Bird watching , Wildlife safari , Syntheri rocks
K Gudi Wilderness Camp, B.R.Hills : most scenic places one can stay in, sited as it is in the midst of the BRT Tiger Reserve . The camp comprises tented cottages, log huts and well-furnished rooms at the Maharaja’s Hunting Lodge . Activities : Wildlife Safari , Bird Watching , Nature Walk .
Old Magazine House, Ganesh Gudi : A perfect place to perch for the night while exploring the magical forests of Dandeli, The camp is located in an area of the forest which is not open to the general public . Activities : White-water rafting , Bird-watching , Coracle ride , Trekking.
Om Beach Resort ( Gokarna ) : The famous Om Beach, the less known Kudle Beach, the quiet Half Moon Beach and the pristine Paradise Beach are four scenic strips of sand, sandwiched between the hills and the sea . Resort has Konkan style cottages . Activities : Beach visit , Visit to Mahabaleshwara Temple , Nature trail
Ayurveda massage / Spa , Visit to Tadadi port , Visit to Sanikatta (oldest salt making site) , An ideal place to learn yoga by an expert yoga teacher.
Sharavati Adventure Camp : Located just 6 Km from the Jog Falls, Sharavathi Adventure Camp combines the grandeur of the plush mountains with a dash of adventure. Tucked snugly on the slopes of a hillock skirting the Talakalale Reservoir . The cottages have tiled roofs and two-walled design . Activities : Guided trekking , Nature walk , Kayaking , Coracle ride , Boating , Bird watching
Hampi Heritage and Wilderness Resort : Hampi better known as the world’s largest open air museum, after all these centuries testifies to the glory of the Vijayanagara Empire . The iconic Stone Chariot and the legendary musical pillars within the Vijaya Vittala Temple: which, as the legend goes, was built for Lord Vishnu himself and the ancient Virupaksha Temple which is believed to have hosted the betrothal of Lord Shiva and Parvati . The resort has twin-bed cottages equipped with modern amenities spread across the 33-acre property. Activities : Visit to Sloth Bear Sanctuary , Temple trails , Tungabhadra Dam visit , Anjanadhri Hill , Anegundi ,
Nature walk , Bird-watching.
Bheemeshwari Adventure and Nature Camp : Bank on the River . Its course includes gorges, waterfalls, rapids, dense forests and much more. The Bheemeshwari Adventure and Nature Camp is a paean to this majestic river. Activities : Trekking , Coracle Ride , Bird-watching , Mountain Biking , Zip Line , Parallel walk/Rope walk , Rafting , Kayaking .
Sadashingad Fort Resort – Karwar : The fort was named Sadashivgad by Basavlingraj after his father Sadashivlingraj in 1715 . The resort is on top of the hillock having good view of the beach . Activities : Snorkeling , Water Scooter , Dolphin Watch , Nature Walk , Fisherman Village Visit , Banana Boat Ride .
Anejhari Butterfly Camp : Amidst the undisturbed natural and lush green setting of the Mookambika Wildlife Sanctuary, the Anejhari Butterfly Camp promises an experience of a lifetime with the Souparnika river meandering gently by the camp and the sweet fragrance of the trees flowing in the air. Anejhari Butterfly Camp is located near Kollur, about 80 km from Udupi. Activities : Birding/ Butterfly watching , Camp-fire , Trekking .
Bhagawathi Nature Camp : Bhagawathi Nature Camp is located inside the Kudremukh National Park. The camp offers a great starting point for many treks with great incamp birding and herping. It is 11 kms away from Kudremukh. Activities : Trekking ( kurinjal Peak/kudremukha Peak) , Bird watching , Jeep Safari ( Ganapathi katte to Singsaar road ) , Mountain bike .
Sakrebyle Elephant Camp : The Sakrebyle Elephant Camp is a forest camp for captive elephants in Karnataka. Situated at a distance of 14 km from Shimoga on the Shimoga-Thirthahalli Road, it is considered to be the best camp for training elephants in the state. The camp is maintained by the Karnataka Forest Department . Activities : Trekking , Herbal garden tour , Bird-watching , Camp-fire , Elephant Interaction .
Seetanadi Herpeto Camp : Located 40 km from Udupi, the Seethanadi Nature Camp in Hebri is certainly an escape from the maddening rush of daily life. Amidst refreshing greenery, this lovely camp takes you away from the furore of cities . Activities : Bird Watching , Trekking , Rafting ( July to September) , Fish feeding point , Visit to Agumbe sunset point , Visit to Koodlu falls , Jogigundi falls and Jomlu falls , Nearby beach Malpe 35 km.
Doddamakali Fishing & Nature Camp : Doddamakali nature camp is situated just 6 kms upstream from bheemeshwari which itself is a rustic yet charming camp. It is a bird watcher’s paradise. Water based birds include pied king fisher, spot billed duck, black bellied tern, osprey and grey headed fish eagle.