- Things to note:
Action zone is our dedicated team of outdoor professionals, which has been set up to develop and conduct different activities of adventure tourism at our activity zone .
All activities are performed under the guidance of our well trained and certifird resident naturalists and our action zone scouts, offering a host of water, land and rope based activities.
Our naturalists offer you an experience with nature raw and up close.
This activity comes to mind while thinking of doing something adventurous in group. Dandeli is the place where you will find this kind of adventurous water activities. You can do this activity for about 20 minutes. You enjoy the view of kali river.
This is the activity one should try. You need to balance yourself on a giant inflatable ball, which is placed on water. You get the feel of walking on water. You go crazy rolling yourself in this ball .you will have a relaxed mind and stress free.
It is one of the best activity done while your stay You can explore nature which will make you relax. You will have many routes of cycling in the lush green forest .cycles will be provided by the homestays or resorts
This is the activity loved by every visitors. this activity is done indoor in the resort you stay. There will be water sprinkling all over you .you can dance and enjoy with your group members.
A large open air fire known as bon fire which will be dedicated for specific time for a particular group. You can sit around it under the sky full of stars and light of moon, with the decent background music. You will have chill atmosphere around the resort or homestay.
White water rafting
White water rafting is a amazement outdoor activity. The river rafting drift stretches to a distance of about 12 kilometers. This activity constitutes daring environment. It is an audacious sport. Rafting is full of adventure and enjoyment. The river flowing with rapid gives exciting experience to one person. Working as a team is one of the important part of the activity. You will be given three option from which you have to choose between the one that includes long 12.5 kms, mid 5.5 kms, short 1.5 kms rafting. The starting point of the activity is from ganeshgudi
It is an activity in which kayak is used to navigate a river. The kayak is for single person. Now a days kayaking is most appreciated activity in the Dandeli. There is two seater boat and one seater boat you can choose as per your preference. Dandeli is the only place where you can learn kayaking. Kayaking is operated using double bladed paddle
Dandeli wildlife sanctuary is a Bird watcher paradise. We can find more than 200 species of birds. You can get a look at the beautiful birds. October to march is the best time for bird watching. There are many types of birds which includes Malabar pied hornbill, Malabar grey hornbill, Malabar trogon, orange minivet, flame throated bulbul, greater golden back woodpecker, white rumped munja, peacock, crested serpent eagle and many more.
Coracle are the small oval shaped boats which is made of split and interwoven rods. It has flat bottom which helps it to spread the weight. This boats were used in prehistoric times. This kind of boats are helpful for fishing and this light weighted boats can be carried easily out of the river. It has waterproof layer. This boat carries up to 5 people. Taking ride in this is the top thing in the dandeli to do. There are some activities which unique in themselves and this is one of them.
Dandeli forest has mixture of green and deciduous forest. Trekking is the amazing experience which one can have in his life. Jungle trekking gives travelers a close view of the wonderful scenery. This is really an adventurous activity .You have chance to find some wild animals in the jungle. The deer, bear, bison and many more. There are some trekking routes in dandeli they are kavala caves trek, kulgi- nagzari valley trek, patoli-shiroli trek. The best time to do trekking is in between October to march because the weather will be cool. This activity is a good exercise as well as an energy booster. You can capture some beauty of nature. This activity can be done by all the age groups.
River crossing or valley crossing
River crossing is an activity in which ropes are tied on both the sides. One should have to cross the river. You will be given safety belts. It is an exciting activity in which you will have lot of pressure and need to have balance.
Jungle safari conducted by wildlife reserve authorities. There will be an open jeep which has seating arrangement for more than 6 persons. There will be a guide who guides us about the wild animals. Safari is the best experience for those who are the nature lover. Dandeli Jungle Safari is the most important activity. This safari in an open jeep is for almost 14 kms. They take you to the deep forest where there is a chance of spotting of the wild animals. You can spot wild elephant, tiger, black panther and many more. This is enjoyed by all the age group.
This is the natural activity which is done in the water. The activity is more like massaging your body from the water which hits your body. There’s a guide who will guide you all the way to be safe. This activity is enjoyed by all the persons of all the age group. At a few places, the water of the river rushes with extraordinary force and at a few places, the water is soft . It is your choice to select a spot according to your comfort. The force of the water which hits the stone which makes a natural rapid. This bath is loved by all the travelers.
Rappelling is a technique done by using rope and special device. Once you are connected to the rope you will come back to your place. The important point in the rappelling is that you should not wear shoes or ant footwear which is not fix to your feet which can drop on someone. You have to wear laced footwear or boots for the safety. Among the most endurance requiring adventure activities in Dandeli, comes the Rappelling. Climbing on a steep cliff while hanging on a rope is heart pulsating.
It is a adventurous activity to do in dandeli. You can enjoy this activity like a true adventurer. The aim of the activity is to reach the end point of a pre- defined route without falling. You will return the base safely then you had successfully completed your climb. Ganeshgudi is the location of the activity. You will be provided with the professional guide that will assist you. You will have fun at every step of the way. It is an fabulous experience that should be enjoyed everyone.
This activity is one of the most thrilling activity in dandeli. This is also the toughest activity from the other activities. you will be provided the safety equipment’s to do the task. The professionals will tie the safety rope to you. You will be given choice to either climb up the cliff or go down the cliff but you will get most amazing experience when the water flow will come and hit you and won’t let you climb up or down. There will be constant guidance given by the present instructors. If you are the person seek in thrill in your life this adventure is for you. Don’t miss it when you’re in dandeli
In the lush green jungle enhanced by river kali jungle camping is the most recommended things to do in dandeli. Sleep in the forest the cool breeze sings a lullaby and wake up in the chirping of the birds. The dense forest will make you feel relax. There are many jungle lodges and campsites in the town where you can do camping. You will experience the sounds and vibes of the wilderness. There are choices in the range from basic tents with basic facilities to luxury tents with modern amenities.
It is not too popular among tourists. Riding a mountain bike on the rough terrains of the region. Surrounded by refreshing greenery is an experience worth remembering. You will have a opportunity to come across a variety of flora and fauna popular in the region. It depends on how you enjoy the ride. The length of your track can be anywhere between 7 and 14 kms. It starts at 8:30 am. You have to pay INR 450 per person.
It is the activity for the nature lover. Walk in the untamed jungle of dandeli and away from the stressful city life allows you to experience intimacy with nature. This activity is also done with the family. A walk in the jungle gives you chance to spot flora and fauna. If you are seeking peace then this might be the best you have in dandeli. This activity is done in the usually in the morning. Price you have to pay according to guide and place for walk.