This national park is also known as 'Rajiv Gandhi National Park,' is located 94 km from Mysore. It is spread between Kodagu and Mysore districts. Located to the northwest of Bandipur National Park, Kabini reservoir separates the two.
Nagarhole (pronounced ‘narga holy’) derives its name from the root word `Naga' from Kannada language, which means `snake' and `Hole' that means `streams'. It was the exclusive hunting reserve of the former rulers of Mysore. The park has dense forest cover, small streams, valleys, and waterfalls.
Wildlife found in Nagerhole National Park include elephant, jackal ,tiger, panther, gaur, muntjac, sambar, spotted deer and mongoose. Game viewing can be done either by boat from the river Kabini or by jeep within the depths of the national park and it is considered one of the best parks in southern India for game viewing.
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The Kabini River Lodge is a perfect getaway for nature lovers. The breathtaking locale with the tranquil backwaters of the River Kabini presents an ideal setting for a long-awaited vacation. This was once the hunting lodge of the Maharaja of Mysore.
The Kings Sanctuary is an Eco friendly resort with a mix of cottages and lake facing lagoon suites, each with a living room and an air-conditioned bedroom.
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Standard accommodation equates to a Western 3-star standard, always featuring en-suite rooms and usually a restaurant.
Superior accommodation equates to a Western 4-star standard, featuring en-suite rooms and usually a restaurant and often a swimming pool and/or a fitness centre.
Deluxe accommodation equates to a Western 5-star standard, usually featuring spacious, en-suite rooms, a restaurant, swimming pool and fitness centre and an array of amenities, excellent service and customer care.
Lavish accommodation equates to a Western 5-star plus standard - the creme de la creme. Featuring spacious, en-suite rooms, a restaurant, swimming pool and fitness centre and an array of amenities, this accommodation is a cut above the rest. Sheer opulence!
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