Konkan Places to See


Places to See :: In & Around Dandeli.


DandeliDandeli wild life welcomes you to watch different verities of BIRDS – HOME TO BIRDS PARADISE. On the border of Goa state in Karnataka, Dandeli abounds with 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, breath taking valleys; regal looking meandering rivers and scenic beauty of the other nature’s splendours make it an awe inspiring experience.

DEEP JUNGLES of Dandeli are surrounded with the ‘RIVER KALI’ (BACK WATER) and one can explore other tourist attraction around Dandeli like cavala caves, jungle safari, bird watching, croc trails, syntheri rocks, maulangi river side picnic spots etc., for your pleasant stay we accommodate beautiful resorts, nature camps, tent houses, cottages & farm houses. Therefore Dandeli is an ideal cluster of serene beauty and one can do some adventurous activities like water rafting, rappling, coracle ride, trekking etc.

ACCOMODATION: There are very good Resorts, Nature camps, Farm houses,Tree Houses in & around Dandeli for an ideal cluster of Serene Beauty and stay. Details are given below.

How to Reach there: Nearest Railway Station Hubli (65KMS), Alnavar (15KMS), by Road, by air (Goa & Hubli airport)
BEST SEASON : Nov to feb normally weather is mild in all season.


MurudeshwarMurudeshwar Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, lies in the holy beach town in the Bhatkal Taluk of Uttar Kannada District. Welcome to Murudeshwar the most enchanting blue-green fairyland, south of the ‘Vindhyas;. The Weatern ghats has always held a special place in the hearts of pleasure seeking nature lovers. The statue of Lord Shiva here is the world’s tallest. One can also enjoy the statue of Ravana holding Atmalinga, Gopura of Temple and of course beautiful beach for boating & speed bike boats.

HOW TO REACH THERE: Murdeshwar is well connected by road & rail. The nearest Airport are Mangalore & Goa. Though a train or bus journey on the western Ghats is truly exhilarating experience.

ROAD : 500 kms from Bangalore on the Hassan-Mangalore-udupi-Kundapur route. 470 kms from Bangalore on the Shimoga-Kollur route. 163 kms from Mangalore, 263 kms from Panjim on NH 17.

RAIL: The Konkan Railways Train plying on the Mangalore-Goa-Mumbai route makes a stop at Murdeshwar and other express trains too.


Idagunji (20kms), Gokarna (70kms), Karwar (128kms), Dandeli (180kms), Yana (70 kms), Kollur(65kms), Dharmastala (230 kms), Subramanys (300 kms), Sringeri (180 kms),Hornadu (240kms), Jog falls (90 kms).


Gokarna is a ancient Temple town, Gokarna means “cows ear”. It is believed that Lord Shiva has emerged from the ear of a cow. This town is also called “KASHI” of the south.
Gokarna Beach is the fourth most beautiful beaches in south India. Beaches like Kudle beach, Om beach, half moon and paradise beach where one can enjoy the beauty of beaches surrounded by palm trees.


By road : connecting to NH 17, 453 KM from Bangalore, 240 km from north of Mangalore and about 59 km from Karwar. Nearest railway station : Gokarna, nearest airport: goa. One can also reach here by buses and cabs.

ANSHI NATIONAL PARK – which provides you luxurious tented accommodation. This nature camp is situated at a distance of 2 kms from anshi village located on the Dandeli-Karwar road at a distance of 50 km from Dandeli. The sighting here includes crimson throated, barbet, malbar pied hornbills & black bulbul.

How to reach there: from Dandeli just 15kms.

Karwar & YellaPur

Karwar is a port town, tucked between the sea on one side and the western ghats on the other, situated on the banks of River Kali. Sighting highlights Devbagh beaches, sacred temples, water sports, kayaking, banana boat riding, water scooter etc., Food is yummy you get here specially for non-vegetarians people (fishes like surmai (king fish), crabs, pomfret, prawns etc)

Yellapur is a small town in uttar kannada district, lush green teak wood forests with a rich flora and fauna rugged cliffs and waterfalls have made yellapur town a traveller’s delight. (Sataddi & magod waterfalls)
Accomodation includes beautiful Banana county Resort & Sai River Resorts.

Mini Tibet Of India

Yes we are talking about it here in INDIA !!

Visit the Doeguling Tibetan Settlement in Mundgod - the beautiful Mini Tibet in the heart of India. Walk through the lanes and streets. Stroll through the beautiful monasteries. You will see beautiful statues of the Buddha and Tibetan deities. You will see incense sticks and the huge colourful chanting drums. You will see Tibetans dressed in their traditional attire waiting for a taxi or engaged in their daily chores. Talk to the Tibetans. Watch the children study and play. Observe the monks engaged in worship and study.

One thing will not fail to impress you. The Tibetans are hard working, happy and ever cheerful. But like the youngsters in other developing countries, the youngsters here, too, are restless. They want to quit their simple traditional life styles and adopt modern ways of living.
They want to study, get higher education and move over to the bigger cities and even to the Western world.
Visit Mundgod. You will feel as if you are visiting Tibet.

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