KTR

Kali Tiger Reserve is located in Uttara Kannada District of Karnataka State. Covering the taluks of Haliyal, Karwar and Joida, the Kali Tiger Reserve (KTR) is part of the Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka. It lies between latitudes 14° 57’ 23.04” N; longitudes 74° 15’ 7.56” East and latitude 15° 9’ 56.16” North; longitude 74° 43’ 10.56” East.

The Tiger Reserve comprises of two important protected areas of the region viz., Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary and Anshi National Park. Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary (475.018 sq km) and Anshi National Park (339.866 sq km) are con...

News & Events

Nature Camps by KTR

kulgi-nature-camp

Kulgi Nature Camp

 Kulgi Nature Camp is a great setting for trek through the Nagzari valley with great birding and also the best shot of seeing a tiger or a leopard. It is 11kms away from Dandeli.

White Water River Rafting.

→ Jungle Safari Experience.
→ Timber Trail.
→ Bird Trail.
→ Interpretation Hall.
→ Library.

 

Packages

BASIC STAY:

Details:
Includes only stay and all other costs like forest entry fee, safari fee, trek fee, guide fee, meals etc. on payment basis

TREKING PACKAGES:

Details:
Includes stay, certified nature guide fees vehicle transfers for pick up and drop points of trekking trails.
Excludes: all meals (breakfast, lunch dinner, tea, snacks and packed lunch during trek)

Anshi-Nature-Camp

Anshi Nature Camp

Anshi Nature Camp offers great evergreen forest trek from the Western Ghats to the backwaters of Kadra. It is 45 kms from Dandeli.

➤ Trekking:
     → Barpali to Kadra View point.
     → Anshi to Nesarthemb.
     → Bargadda to Kamargaon.
➤ White water rafting.
➤ Timber Trail
     → Barpali to Kadra View Point.
➤ Bird Trail : Nature Camp to Maingini to Nature Camp.

Packages

BASIC STAY:

Details:
Includes only stay and all other costs like forest entry fee, safari fee, trek fee, guide fee, meals etc. on payment basis

TREKING PACKAGES:

Details:
Includes stay, certified nature guide fees vehicle transfers for pick up and drop points of trekking trails.
Excludes: all meals (breakfast, lunch dinner, tea, snacks and packed lunch during trek)

Castlerock-Adventure-Camp

Castlerock Adventure Camp

The famous Castlerock-Dudhsagar trek has two options one to trek from the top of the ridge and the other a fairly easy trek on the windswept lateritic grassland called Gowdsada very close to the Goa border.
➤ Trekking:
     → Kuveshi to Doodhsagar top.
     → Kungini to Kuveshi.
     → Anmod Highway to Anmod Micro Tower.
     → Ivoli to Kuveshi.
➤ Bird Watching:
     → Tadki to Viral.

 

Packages

BASIC STAY:

Details:
Includes only stay and all other costs like forest entry fee, safari fee, trek fee, guide fee, meals etc. on payment basis

TREKING PACKAGES:

Details:
Includes stay, certified nature guide fees vehicle transfers for pick up and drop points of trekking trails.
Excludes: all meals (breakfast, lunch dinner, tea, snacks and packed lunch during trek)

Attiveri-Bird-Sanctuary

Attiveri Bird Sanctuary

Attiveri Bird Sanctuary is situated in Mundgod taluka of Uttara Kannada District. The sanctuary consists of a reservoir built across Tayavvanahalla at Attiveri in Mundgod taluka passing through the forests of Dundasi forest range in Haveri forest division.

A reservoir was constructed by irrigation department at Attiveri in midst of forests of Mundgod range in Yallapur Forest Division in the year 1992. Birds started attracting by this reservoir in large numbers year after year noticing by Yallapur Forest Division started improving this area by taking up development works for bird habitat and sent proposals to declare this as a sanctuary for the protection and conservation of the bird life. This area was declared as Attiveri Bird Sanctuary by the Government in the year 2000. Extent of the sanctuary is 560 acres comprising 548 acres of reserve forest and 12 acres private lands.

The Sanctuary receives annual rainfall ranging between 1000 mm to 1500 mm. It is exposed to torrential thunder showers starting from May – June with heavy monsoon showers in June – July and August.

Vegetation: The biotic factors and edaphic variations have played a dominant role in determining nature of the forests growing in Sanctuary area. The local as well as migratory birds are attracted to the flowering and fruit yielding trees found in the vicinity. Acacia Arabica considered of special interest as they are good for nesting which are found in good number.

Fauna: Attiveri Bird Sanctuary is mainly a sanctuary of local birds and Migratory Birds. However other fauna found in the sanctuary are wild Boar, Python, Cobra, Rat Snakes, Vipers, Indian Porcupine, Jackal, Indian hare, spotted deer, Wolf, Common Mangoose, Common Langur etc. Over 130 species of birds are recorded at this sanctuary. The subsequent pages give details of few selected birds that visit this sanctuary.

Donate for DATR Foundation and Get 80G Exemption