Bandipur, Karnataka is reckoned to be one of the finest tiger reserves in India and rightly so, because the places to visit in Bandipur are nature’s gems, worth feasting your eyes on! It isn’t just known for its national park that stretches across 874 sq. km and is a national treasure, but it is the captivating beauty of the other parks and temples around that’ll leave you in awe!
Some of the best places to visit in and around Bandipur are the Gopalaswamy Betta, which houses the Gopalaswamy Temple and is frequented for some soul-searching and inner peace. The town of Sultan Bathery that is home to the Edakkal Caves, is another major attraction. It turns back time with intricate carvings on the walls of the caves that showcase the lives of ancient locals. Mudumalai National Park, that is part of the 4000 sq kms plus Nilgiri Biosphere is a must-visit too. If you want to spend a good amount of time exploring Bandipur, make sure you stay amidst rich nature at the quaint treehouses in Masinagudi, which offer a unique experience to both kids and adults.
Being historically significant and delightfully scenic is what makes Bandipur a gift of nature that is every bit worth exploring!