Kabini Ultimate Tourist Guide - Holidays with wild Elephants, Jungle Safaris & Relaxations

Kabini Ultimate Tourist Guide - Holidays with wild Elephants, Jungle Safaris & Relaxations - Destination Overview
  • Package Prices
    Kabini Tourist Packages starting from Rs 24999/- for 3 nights and 4 days.
  • Location: , -571116
  • Nearest Airport: Bangalore international airport
  • Nearest Train Station: Mysore Railway Station
  • How to reach: The Kabini Wildlife Sanctuary is considered as the most popular wildlife sanctuary in Karnataka, owing to its diverse wildlife and birdlife. Since it is easily accessible from the cities of Mysore and Bangalore, it has become a major destination for weekend getaways. Bangalore International Airport is the closest airport to reach Kabini, at a distance of 208 km.Tourists can hire a cab from Bangalore to Kabini which would cost around Rs 4000. Bangalore airport is well connected to all the major cities of India and foreign countries. Mysore Railway Station serves as the closest railway station at about 80 km from Kabini.Mysore is well connected with other cities in India through Bangalore Majestic Rail Head.Tourists can hire taxi or board a bus to reach Kabini from Mysore railway station. Cabs costs about Rs 1500. There are regular bus services to reach Kabini from all major cities of the state including
  • Season to Visit: Best Time to Visit Kabini in winter months (October - March)

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Kabini Ultimate Tourist Guide - Holidays with wild Elephants,

Jungle Safaris & Relaxations

Kabini Tourist Guide: Overview

The Kabini Forest Reserve is approx 55 acres of dense forestland, steep valleys, and water bodies and One of the most popular wildlife destinations of Karnataka because of its lush green landscape, large fresh water lake, and sightings of elephants.

Kabinit is 80 km from Mysore and 205 km from Bangalore. kabini is part of south-eastern part of Nagarahole National Park.Kabini river flows thorough the reserve. Kabini is one of the best wildlife sanctuaries in Karnataka, famous for its spectacular wildlife and bird life.

Kabini Tour - Suggested Itinerary

Kabini Serai Resort- Kabini - Great Holidays

Day -1

  • Arrive at The Serai-Kabini, which is around 220 kms from Bangalore (5 hours).

  • 12.00 PM: Check-in and enjoy your lunch at our wild grass multi-cuisine restaurant.

  • 2.00 PM: Relax and enjoy the resort facilities.

  • 3.30 PM: Visit Bimankolli by boat and enjoy the picnic spot with a heritage temple and 800 year old banyan tree.

  • 4.00 PM: Experience water activities at Kabini river like Kayaking, Pedal boating and Coracle

  • 4.30 PM: Nature Walk / Bird Watching – guided tour with our Naturalist

  • 5.00 PM: Take a Joy Boat Ride on the Kabini River

  • 7.00 PM: Documentary Movie on the local Nagarahole National Park or on a habitat or a wildlife species

  • 8.00 PM: Bonfire and interactive session with our Naturalist

  • 8.00 PM: Enjoy a relaxing cocktail / mocktail at our Bar

  • 9.00 PM: Dinner and rest comfortably overnight

Overview of Orange County Coorg

Located on the cool green hills of Coorg, this 5 Star plantation resort boasts 4 dining options, an outdoor infinity pool and an ayurvedic spa. It also houses a gym and a children’s activity centre. Free Wi-Fi access is provided. Cottages and villas feature a flat-screen TV, a fridge and an electric kettle. Private bathrooms come with hot water facilities. Select villas offer a private plunge pool and a sit out.
Guests of Orange County can play board games, table tennis, or get souvenirs from Haystack. Alternatively, they can hire a guide or arrange for activities such as nature walks, bird watching or boat rides along the Cauvery River.
Orange County Coorg is 110 km from Mysore Airport and 160 km from Ooty’s hill station. Bangalore International Airport is 275 km away.

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Overview of Serai Hotel - Kabini

The Serai is strategically located on the banks of the magnificent Kabini River and serves as a wonderful gallery for viewing wildlife. It offers tastefully decorated rooms with all the modern amenities. Each looking out into the expansive river and appointed with every little indulgence one would normally expect on a premium vacation. The resort is located in a village called Karapura, 220 kms away from Bangalore, near the Rajiv Gandhi National Park and is adjacent to the Kabini River Lodge property. Both airport and railway station accessible from hotel. 

Hotel Facilities 

Bar/Lounge | Business Centre | Fitness Centre | Free Parking | Restaurant | Suites 

Room Amenities 

  • The rooms at Serabai Kabini are tastefully decorated and provide with modern amenities needed for a comfortable stay. 

  • LCD television | Projector screen | DVD player 

  • Dining Facility ‘Flames’ is a multi-cuisines restaurant that serves a delectable buffet spread of vegetarian and non-vegetarian food. Internet: Available | Parking Facility: Available 

About Planet wildlife

On this website, Planetwildlife shares its expertise about Nagarhole National Park and recommends trusted stay options here. You will find general Park information such as location, wildlife, etc and specific suggestions about the best places to stay to make the most out of your Nagarhole safari experience. The lodges recommended have been thoroughly reviewed by our travel experts and extensively used by our guests on their tours to Nagarhole. Our different categories (luxury and value) will help you select the best option for your personal needs.

The most famous residents of Nagarhole National Park are tigers, Indian bison, and elephants. Other mammals that reside here include leopards, Indian wild dogs, jackals, sloth bears, striped hyenas, spotted deer, sambar deer, barking deer, four-horned antelopes, and civets.

Nagarhole National Park has been recognized as an Important Bird Area and has over 270 species of birds. You can find the “Critically endangered” Oriental white-backed vulture, and “Vulnerable” species like the lesser adjutant, greater spotted eagle, and the Nilgiri wood pigeon here. “Near threatened” species here include darters, Oriental white ibises, greater grey headed fish, and red headed vultures. Species endemic to this region include the blue winged parakeet, Malabar grey hornbill, and the white-bellied treepie.

Reptile enthusiasts should look for mugger crocodiles, Indian rock pythons, Russell’s vipers, common kraits, rat snakes, and bamboo pit vipers among other species at Nagarhole National Park.

Weather In Kabini

Weather in Kabini is pleasant and warm throughout the year. In summers between March and May temperature shoots up to 36°C during daytimes and can go down to 10˚ C in the night.Ideal time for sightseeing in Kabini is during winters between October and February with the temperature ranging from 26°C to 6°C. Monsoons are usually accompanied with heavy rains. It is better to avoid this place during monsoons i.e. between June and September.