Wildlife and Bird watching at Bandipur
Best Season to Travel
Bandipur forests with its deciduous habitat is the ideal spot for viewing animals like elephant, gaur, wild boar, sambhar. 200+ varieties of birds are spotted in the area especially in winter (Oct - March) such as Paradise Fly-Catcher, Hornbill, Woodpecker, Thrush, Crested Hawk Eagle etc. Jeep safaris are arranged by few lodges around the area.
(Bird Watching, Jeep Safaris)
Bandipur (1 Kms), Masinagudi (20 Kms)