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|Syntheri Rock : A 300 foot tall monlithic granite monolith located deep within the thick Dandeli Wild Life Santuary, with the river Kaneri gushing ferociously by its side, the syntheri rock makes a splended sight. The effect of erosion is clearly seen on this rock, with hollows all over. Innumerable nooks and crannies are home to thousands of pigeons, along with the hives of rock bees hanging alongside, all of which is clearly visible from the Kali wilderness camp across the river. And all it takes in an hour long jeep ride followed by a short walk through the scenic jungle, to reach this incredibly beautiful work of nature.|
|Kavale Caves : About 28Km from Dandeli near Ambika Nagar are located the Kavale Caves, on the ridge of a tall hill amidst a captivating forest backdrop. At the centre of the hall in a huge shivalinga-like formation, more than 1 meter in hight. It is the outcome of the combination of stalactite and stalagmite, which has resulted in an upward growing conical formation of the floor, formed due to the dripping from the roof or from a ferro stalaclite hang resembling icicles.|
|Ulvi : About 90 Kms from Karwar and 42 Kms from Dandeli, Ulvi is an ancient veerashaiva centre and a place of pilgrimage. The name is mentioned differently-Uli or Ulive means to say hide oneself. At Ulvi, the Gaddige of Channabasavanna is found in a huge temple which was originally built in the kalyana chalukyan style, and was later renovated by the Sonda chiefs.|
Anashi National Park : Anashi pass is in the Sahyadri Range (Western Ghats) 40 Kms north east of Karwar. From Kadra to Anashi is a 10 Kms of steep ghat section, through thick forest. Motoring through the ghat is an experience in itself with thick jungle, number of big and small water falls which are feast to the eyes. Wild life is abound in the area. Early mornings you are bound to came across, vixen, wild foul and flocks of peacocks. Quite often you can say hello to a panther crossing the road.
Forest department have started Anashi Nature Camp, 3 kms from Anashi National Park. You can enjoy the beauty of Nature in Deluxe tents (Rs.400 – 2 beds) or ordinary Tents (Rs. 200 – 2 beds) Kitchen and staff are provided and you can get the food prepared.
|Other Places to see : Synthery Rocks (18 Km from Dandeli), Castle Rock, Ganeshgudi Dam, Anshi Nature camp, Supa Dam, Abbe Adventure and Sports Center, Moulang (20 Km from Dandeli).|