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BRT Wildlife Sanctuary

East of the Western Ghats | BR Hills, Chamarajnagar, Bandipur, India
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Ranked #1 of 6 attractions in Bandipur
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Chennai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

Billigiri Ranganathar Hills (or simply BR Hills) is a scenic little town in the Yelandur taluk of Chamarajanagar district of Karnataka. About 90 kms from Mysore, It actually forms a ridge between the Western and Eastern ghats. The BR Hill temple atop the high hill offers a wonderful view of the forests around it. These pristine forests were once home... More

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Bangalore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

This is my third visit to the sanctuary. I have been able to sight a different species during each of my visit. While sighting wildlife is a chance, the drive through the forest is very refreshing.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

A small but excellent getaway and pretty good for wildlife viewing. If lucky you can see tigers, leopards and the usual other wildlife denizens

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We decided to go to BRT Wildlife Sanctuary during summers. We stayed in Jungle Lodges K Gudi Wilderness. The resort was open to forest. The minute we reached a security said a Tiger has come in the campus. We closed the windows and doors and saw the huge male tiger,what a brathtaking sight. The next morning we got up and... More

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We decided to go to BRT Wildlife sanctuary and stay there for 2 days.We started from Bangalore it took us 5 hours to reach. In the way we saw a python.We stayed in Jungle Lodges K Gudi Wilderness camp.It was open and surrounded by forest.The noises in the night was off typical forest.We got up in the morning at 6.It... More

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

I had visited the Sanctuary on feb 2014 and unfortunately it was closed for some animal census/forest fire. This place is not as great as the other wildlife sanctuaries like Bandipur or Nagarhole, I was just a bit shocked when I actually couldn't find any Chittal which is the most common of the animal to be spotted. The forest was... More

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Raigarh, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Visited Twice on way to Banglore-ooty. Good Place to See the Indian Elephant. While Travelling You can see Deer, Wild Dog on the road side.

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

everything was good about the trip. the resort, the park, the experience, the animals we could see... could not see the tiger but still worth the visit

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

I had Visited B R hills and K Gudi on October 2012 with my friends. It was one of my favourite drive and also we enjoyed the ride inside the woods and lonely place. Visit B R hills and K gudi very good place. Drive via K gudi was very freaking, we need to drive through the thick forest and... More

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Karur, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Wild life photography is my hobby. So i visited the forest for some tiger photos, but to my luck i couldn't find any. but i spotted leopard, wild dog, tusker, &guar. i went just after the rain the forest was green and got some good photos.

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