Bandipur is a beautiful little town; home to multiple tourist attractions and Bandipur National Park. Head to the town to understand what it feels to be in this verdant town and experience the hospitality of good hotels in Bandipur. It is a tourist destination in southern India, best known for housing the Bandipur National Park, certainly is a good destination for a sojourn adventure. Located in the verdant regions of Karnataka state, this little town is in proximity to popular Indian cities like Mysore, Gundulpet, and Bangalore. From Mysore the town is about 89 km away and from Bangalore about 230 km away, taking over 5.5 hours to reach.
Tourism wise, Bandipur makes a fine choice for budget sojourn holiday. It is a small green town, that still is very much unspoiled by modernization. Ideally a two-days trip will be enough for getting done with touring the entire town and be back. The Bandipur National Park is the most prominent tourist attraction in the town. The former hunting ground for the kings of Mysore, this national park is an area with a stretch of 890 sq km, and housing a rich-diverse species of flora and fauna. The park is located at the conflux of Western Ghats and Deccan Pleateau, and is among the superb habitats for the gaur and Asian Elephants. Various plants and sandalwood trees are common in the park. In addition, it is also the home to honey buzzards, sambar, elephant, flying lizards, gray langur, four horned antelope, muggers, hawk-eagles, flowerpeckers, drongos, brown fish owls, chital, leopard, cobra, grey junglefowl,tiger, boar, rock python, and sloth bear. There is a 45 minute bus safari available, that takes the tourist deep inside the thick jungles and let them experience the wilderness. The jungle safari is a must try. In addition, elephant ride, is yet another popular activity attracting young and old, alike.
Bandipur, for the nature-buffs, is certainly a utopia. The verdant hills, sparking water bodies, and dense virgin forests together make the town a post-card picture like destination. Complementing the beauty of the region are the snakelike roads passing through town and offering some breathtaking sites on the way. Besides, there are the beautiful resorts and hotels in Bandipur, simply completing the beauty of the region.
A couple of must visit places in Bandipur include: Gopalswamy Betta, fort of the Palegars, Biligiri Rangaswamy Temple, Anjanayar Temple, and a lake which is the local watering hole for the wildlife. Plus, one can also stroll at the small lively market. Additionally, being in the town also lest one the opportunity to explore the local art and culture of the town, and experience the genuine hospitality of the town. The hotels in Bandipur are the ideal places to relish the hospitality of the town at its best. Simply, book a hotel that also offers Bandipur tour packages, and best enjoy the sojourn trip.
There are not too many options available in terms of accommodations in the town. However, that doesn’t impacts the hospitality offered by the hotel, at all. The Windflower Resort & Spa, is one fine option for a content-relaxed stay-over. It is one of the best hotels in Bandipur that features all the amenities, conveniences, and comforts of a good 3 Star hotel. Located at a convenient and serene location, the hotel offers magnificent views of the region and is easily accessible. The rooms are more than comfortable and ensure of a relaxed-tranquil stay.