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Kabini River Lodge

Location: Kabini is a tributary of the River Cauvery that  surrounds the River Lodge. It is located at Karapur near Nagarahole Wildlife National Park
Coverage area: Spread over 55 acres
Main attraction: Throughout the year
Best time to visit : November to June
Accommodation : Wide range at the Kabini River Lodge ---  Colonial style, Riverside, Tented Cottages
Arrival information :
-- By rail : Mysore is the nearest railhead.
-- By air : The nearest airport is at Bangalore.
-- By road : Mysore is 80 kms and Bangalore is 220 kms from the sanctuary
Nearby excursions :
Nearby cities : Mysore, Ooty

Nestled amidst the Karapur forest in the southern part of Nagarhole lies a pristine piece of land that abounds with nature beckoning you to explore it for a wild exciting holiday. The supreme attraction in Kabini is the convergence of spectacular wildlife and birdlife on the banks of River Kabini in summer. A team of naturalists will enlighten you on wildlife and take a personal interest in every guest.
Rated among the top 5 wildlife resorts in the world by the British magazine Tatlers. Kabini, a scenic delight, was once the hunting lodge of the erstwhile Mysore Maharajas. The steep valleys with rich forests, spectacular pools and rapid provide an ideal opportunity to revive your adventurous spirits. 

Fauna :
A walk through the forest affords one the view of the ferocious tiger, the graceful elephant and the jumping antelopes. Deer, Bison, Tiger, Egret, Cormorant, Stork, Python, Cobra, Tortoise and Crocodile are some of the wild inhabitants of the region.


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