Situated on the foothills of Chamundi Hill and midway between the Kaveri and Kabini rivers, Mysore is the third largest city of Karnataka. In addition to the magnificent palaces and other majestic buildings, mysore also has sprawling gardens and gorgeous waterfalls & lakes. Situated around the banks of the Kabini River at a distance of 66 km from Mysore, Kabini is one of the most popular places for those who like to explore the wildlife and enjoy getting up close with nature. It is a part of Nagarhole National Park and is the starting point of wildlife safari in the south-eastern part of Nagarhole. The backwaters of the Kabini are rich in wildlife especially in summer when animals gather there in large numbers.
The nearest airport is in Bangalore around 200 km and the Mysore railway station is 23 km from Kabini.
It is a peaceful homestay near Kabini backwater. There are 2 cottages, the bigger one has two interconnected rooms, a living area and a bathroom. It can accommodate 4 – 8 people. And the private cottage has a double occupancy room with a balcony, washroom and garden area. Tents can also be pitched in the garden. Wakeup to the chirping of the birds, go camping by the Kabini backwater, experience wildlife during the forest safari, visit village Nanganahalli and sleep while gazing at the stars. It is a paradise for nature lovers. Safari, camping and fishing can be organised by the host.
Location: Around 9 kms from the Kakana Kote Safari Point
Number of Rooms – 3; Total Capacity – 12
Victor Paul along with his brother and mother will welcome you. Victor Paul is a nice and helpful person who can help you organize safari, camping, village walk, fishing etc. He is a good cook as well and will treat you with delicious home cooked meals. His ever smiling mother is a delight to be with.
Victor serves regular home cooked Maharashtrian food. Both vegetarian and non vegetarian options are available. Toast, egg to order, paratha, puri sabji, poha etc. can be prepared in breakfast as per your choice. Lunch and dinner are prepared on order. You must try banana leaf fish fry, smoked chicken masala and Chettinad biryani.
Parking • Running Hot Water • Bonfire • Barbeque • Open Seating Areas • Toiletries • Pet Friendly • Smoking Allowed
Bird Watching • Reading • Star Gazing • Village Walk • Forest Safari • Yoga and Meditation • Fishing
Single Occupancy Room: 2800/-
Double Occupancy Room: 3500/-
Extra Person: 1750/-
Upto 8 years: Complimentary (No Extra Bed)
Note: What you pay for a homestay, brings a direct socio-economic benefit to locals. Be proud by not asking for a discount.
Taraka Dam (6km) • Taraka Reservoir (6km) • Kakanakote Safari Point (8km) • Hebbal Lake/Dam (8km) • Kabini Backwater (11km) • Kabini Dam (13km) • Mysore Zoo (14km) • Balle Elephant Camp (15km) • Venugopala Swamy Temple (15km)
Kabini Reservoir (36km) • Sri Shveta Varaha Temple (58 km) • Sri Chamundeshwari Temple (50km) • Mysore Palace (58km) • Sri Nandi Temple (58km) • Karanji (60km) • Jaganmohan Palace (60km) • Brindavan Garden (70km) • Lalitha Mahal (61km) • Namdroling Monastery (78 km)
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