White water rafting on the River Kali etches an unforgettable experience in one’s mind. The fast flowing River Kali provides rapids of Grade II and III difficulty and is considered one of the best spots for beginners. Dandeli also provides ample options for cave explorers, most of the caves in this region are of limestone caves where one can see stalagmites and stalactites.
Dandeli is located on the banks of River Kali in the middle of Western Ghats. It falls in the northern part of Karnataka (125 Kms from Goa). Dandeli is known for its lush green valleys which is surrounded by deciduous trees and it is also home to a few exotic animals like elephant, tiger, Black Panther. River Kali in Dandeli offers white water rafting for 9 Km that lasts for four and a half hours. The river offers rapids of Grade II and Grade III. Dandeli provides a plethora of caves both explored and unexplored in this deccan part of the Western Ghats. Some of the popular caves of this region are the Kavala cave, Akala Gavi, Vibhooth Kanaja, Rudrakshi Mantapa, Panchlinga Gavi, Chilume Honda and Mahamuni cave.
Day 01: Arrive at the camp site
After reaching the campsite, you can pick activity of your choice. Post this activity, lunch will be served. One can opt for either vegetarian food or non-vegetarian food. Rafting is the next planned activity. Once you are back from rafting, one can indulge in games like volleyball, etc. After having snacks and tea, one either can either choose to take rest or continue the available sport. Before saying good night, don't forget to attend the bonfire and yes, food will be ready to be served, please don't skip your dinner.
Day 02: Cave Exploration and Trekking
After a good night's sleep, kickstart your day with a power pack breakfast. Cave exploration and trekking are the two activities lined up for the day. You may choose either activity to start with. If a long trek is planned then it is advisable to pack your lunch from the campsite before you leave. While returning to the camp cave exploration can be performed. Campsite will be ready to serve you refreshments before you checkout from the camp.
Cancellation and Refund:
10% of published Tariff charged : If Cancelled 15 days before Check-in
25% of published Tariff charged : If Cancelled 15 to 7 days before Check-in
50% of published Tariff charged : If Cancelled 6 to 2 days before Check-in
NO Refund of published Tariff : If Cancelled less than 2 days before Check-in
How to Reach?
One of the most convenient way to reach Dandeli is to travel by train . Train no.16589 leaves Bangalore at 21:15 PM and reaches Alnawar junction at 7:15 AM. Government and private buses also ply from Bangalore to Dandeli, one may also like to explore this option. Transportation can be arranged from the Alnawar junction to the campsite or from Dandeli bus stop to the campsite.