Adventure / Trekking
#4 of 20 Places to Visit in Dandeli
Distance (From Dandeli): 13 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1-2 Hours
Place Location: Inside Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary
Transportation Options: Cab
Travel Tips: Safari is usally closed in monsoon between Jun to Sep. Entry Fee, Safari Timings & Safari Charges are subject to change by the management without any prior notice. Safari might be cancelled by the park authorities sometimes due to severe weather conditions.
Jeep safari is an exciting activity for the tourists and an opportunity to sight the extensive and exclusive wildlife in Dandeli sanctuary. Jungle Safari is a thrilling activity, which travel through the dense Dandeli forest and is one of the top things to do in Dandeli.
Dandeli jungle safaris are arranged in open-top jeeps to experience the lush green vegetation, rivers, the wild animals and birds. Jeep Safaris are conducted by the wildlife reserve authorities with professional wildlife guides. The jeep has seating arrangements for 8 persons per trip. The duration of safari is about 1 hour and timings are during early morning and afternoon. Safari covers about 10 km drive through forest and visitors have high chances to spot variety of wildlife.
Dandeli is a natural habitat for several wildlife animals. It is home to big cats such as tigers, leopards, and even black panthers, elephants, gaur, deer, antelopes, many kinds of reptiles and a rich variety of birds. Many of the animals would climb atop the cars, bringing them to a halt, and signs were posted along the route to warn visitors to keep their windows close.
Sanctuary entry tickets can be brought at Nature Interpretation Center, Kulgi which is situated about 13 km from Dandeli town.
Entry Fee: Rs.100 per person. Safari Cost: Rs.400 per person
Safari Timings: 6 AM - 9 AM and 3 PM to 6 PM (Safari duration is 1 Hr).
Timings & Entry fees are indicative and may change.
Note: Safari is usally closed in monsoon between Jun to Sep