Dandeli is a city in Northern Karnataka, India in the Western Ghats, near to Goa. It is best known for its wildlife sanctuary, tourism, industry and as an educational hub.
A significant part of Dandeli's population consists of economic migrants from all over India and from Nepal. Although the official language is Kannada, there are significant minorities who speak Hindi, Konkani, Marathi, Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam.The diversity of its population is reflected in its culture, and the Dussera, Ramleela, Ganesh Chaturthi and Diwali festivals are all celebrated.
Dandeli is the ideal vacation nature lover. Dandeli wildlife sanctuary is a heady mix of nature, adventure and wildlife, this city in Uttar Kannada district of South India is growing in stature as the leading tourist destination.
Dandeli Quick facts
Best time to visit Dandeli
Best time to visit would be October to June.
Dandeli to Dharwad : 57 kms
How to reach Dandeli by Road
481kms from Bangalore.
How to reach Dandeli by Rail
The nearest Rail Junction is Dharwad.
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How to reach Dandeli by Air
The nearest airport is Belgaum.