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Ranganthittu Bird Sanctuary

Location: Mysore District, Karnataka
Coverage area: 67 sq km
Main attraction :
Best time to visit : June to October
Accommodation : Riverside Cottages
Arrival information : 
-- By rail : The nearest Railway Station is at Bangalore.
-- By air : The nearest airport is at Bangalore.
-- By road : Bangalore is 125 kms, Maddur is 78 kms and Mandya is 98 kms away.
Nearby excursions :
Nearby cities : Bangalore (125 km), Mysore (18 km).


When you take a holiday to Ranganthittu, you're treated to some glorious sights. Yes, the Sanctuary here is a paradise for wildlife enthusiasts. Just glance around and you'll find a host of surprises.

Fauna :
Ranganathittu is a home for all wildlife birds. Just a walk around the sanctuary your eyes will be filled with surprises looking at the variety of birds from all over the world. Ranganathittu is indeed a beautiful bird sanctuary which should not be missed by bird lovers.
Crocodiles basking under the sun, otters running free, flocks of birds gathered on tiny islands, all these make Ranganthittu a visual delight. And the excitement continues. Wherever you turn, you'll find exotic birds. Birds that come all the way from Siberia, Australia and even North America. So when you're on the cane boats just be ready for a 'fluttering' surprise.

 

 
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