Best time to visit Dandeli

Dandeli is a town in Karnataka, western state of India. Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary, Kali River, Dandakaranya Eco Park, Syntheri Rocks and Kavala Caves are some of the major spots in Dandeli. Dandeli is known for its wildlife, adventures and natural beauty. You can enjoy various activities here including boating, river rafting, mountain biking, trekking, cycling, zorbing, kayaking, canoeing and more.

Make sure that the resort you choose is in close proximity to the major attractions of Dandeli so that you do not have to invest a lot of time and money for sightseeing. For this, check online best resorts in Dandeli with high-end facilities.

You need at least 2-3 days from your busy schedule to make the Dadeli trip a memorable and wonderful one.  People visit Dandeli mostly for bird watching, wildlife and various adventurous activities. The best time for visiting Dandeli totally depends on the activities for which you want to visit Dandeli.

For Water Sports Activities

Dandeli is quite famous for water sports activities. If you are an adventure seeker then you must plan your trip to Dandeli in summer.  There are various adventure spots in Dandeli. River rafting is one of the fascinating water activities that can be done at Kali River. Kayaking, coracle ride, fishing, raft boating, natural jacuzzi, swimming, zorbing and river crossing are some other water activities that you can enjoy at Kali River Dandeli.

For Bird Watching 

If you are a birder then Dandeli is a must visit place for you. Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary is a paradise for the bird watchers as this sanctuary has around 200 species of birds. The ideal months for visiting Dandeli for bird watching are January, February and March. This season is the best to stroll through the green parks and sanctuary in search of unique birds. You will find a huge variety of birds during this time. If you have an indelible love for bird photography, Dandeli is calling you.

If you are visiting for bird watching then do not forget to keep the binoculars so that you can enjoy the glimpses of beautiful birds.

For Wildlife

If you are a wildlife enthusiast then Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary has much to offer you. In Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary, you will spot monkeys, deer, wild pigs, tigers, elephants, mongoose, rare black panthers, wild dogs and sloth bears. You must visit Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary as it is the second largest wildlife sanctuary in Karnataka state. The best time to explore Dandeli wildlife is from April – June. During this time climate is dry which forces mammals to come out into the places which have enough of water. You can take the camera at Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary but you have to pay a nominal charge for it.

For Honeymoon

Monsoon is the season of rain, love and romance. If you are planning a honeymoon trip to Dandeli then the best time to visit with your partner is during the monsoon season. Monsoon season starts in July and ends in September. You can enjoy various adventurous activities with your lifetime partner in Dandeli. You will surely have a great time while enjoying the rains in Dandeli with your loved one. Don’t forget to keep the raincoat and umbrella with you!

For all of the things

If you want to spend some quality time with your family or friends in Dandeli and enjoy all the activities then October – December is the best time to plan a trip to Dandeli. During this time the weather is at its best. A lot of tourists visit from around the world to enjoy the sightseeing in Dandeli. This time is great for exploring the wildlife, trying adventurous activities, enjoying the glimpses of unique birds and visiting various major attractions in Dandeli.

Things to remember

  • Keep all the basic medicines for the emergency.
  • Pack all the required clothes in your bag as per the weather.
  • If visiting in monsoon season, do not forget to keep the raincoat and umbrella.
  • Remember to keep a mosquito repellent cream.

Dandeli has a lot to offer to the visitors who visit from nook and corner of the world to explore the beauty of Dandeli. It is said that Dandeli has got its name from a local deity, Dandelappa. While some say that Dandeli takes its name from King Dandakanayaka who passed through the forests. Dandeli is a must visit place for the nature lovers, birders, wildlife enthusiasts, adventure seekers and photographers.

Don’t forget to book your resort with modern amenities for a comfortable and convenient stay. Do check online various best resorts in Dandeli; select the one as per your affordability. Make sure that the resort you have chosen is very near to the major attractions in Dandeli as it will make commutation easy for you.

Happy holidays in Dandeli!