116/2 Avinashi Road, Mylampatt
Coimbatore, 641 062
Phone: (91) 422 4523030
Fax: (91) 422 2628030
Nestled at the Western ghats, this park is a beautiful habitat for a large number of animals and birds. Part of Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, Bandipur National Park has over 70 Bengal Tigers and over 3,000 Indian Elephants. It is a haven for wildlife enthusiasts as one can find a variety of local animals and birds. Besides, the park also has a number of water bodies flowing through it including Kabini River. Safaris are available; call ahead for details.
Thoroughly enjoyable for families and groups, Biligiriranga Hills provide panoramic visuals of natural green. Located around 90 kilometers (56 miles) away from Mysore city center, it provides a tranquil getaway to escape the hectic city life for an afternoon. Apart from the abundant wild life, historic and religious spots can be found here: Biligiri Ranganatha Temple is a must-see. Awesome options for trekking are available for the active ones in the group (will be definitely rewarded with magnificent sights). Also a tiger reserve, Biligiriranga Hills is an emerging tourist destination in this part of the world.