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Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary ,Bheemeshwari River Rafting, Fishing

George Thiruvilakalayil George

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George Thiruvilakalyil George is a blog writer. George is an expert on Local Business Citations, having created thousands of Local Citations for clients in USA, Australia, India, etc. George is also a web site designer with around 2 decades of experience. George started working on web related technologies from early 1996, immediately after internet access was introduced in 5 cities of India in August 1995.

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Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary is situated in Chamarajanagar , Mandya and Ramanagar districts of Karnataka state, India. Cauvery River passes through this Wildlife sanctuary, which is spread over an area of 1,027.53 square kilometers.

Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary
Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary

Highly Endangered Species like Malabar giant squirrel and Grizzled giant squirrel are found in Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary. 280 species of birds are found here.

Water rafting, fishing, trekking, bird watching, etc, are popular in the wildlife sanctuary. Bheemeshwari river rafting is a popular activity in the Bheemeshwari Adventure & Nature Camp Center, situated inside this wildlife sanctuary. Bheemeshwari fishing camp day trips are also popular with tourists. Muthathi Anjaneya temple is a famous temple inside the sanctuary.

Hogenakal Falls on the Cauvery river, which forms the interstate boundary between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu states, is situated in the nearby Dharmapuri district in Tamilnadu. Cauvery river flows for a distance of 101 kilometers through this Sanctuary.

How Do I Go To Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary?

Ramanagar, railway station is the nearest railway station at 25 kilometers distance from the Kaveri Wildlife Sanctuary. Bheemeshwar, famous for water rafting and fishing, is at around 100 kilometers from Bangalore. Muthathi near Malavalli is another the access point to the wildlife sanctuary, which is well connected by buses to Bangalore, the capital of the state of Karnataka.

Kempty Falls, Nature’s Gift

George Thiruvilakalayil George

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George Thiruvilakalyil George is a blog writer. George is an expert on Local Business Citations, having created thousands of Local Citations for clients in USA, Australia, India, etc. George is also a web site designer with around 2 decades of experience. George started working on web related technologies from early 1996, immediately after internet access was introduced in 5 cities of India in August 1995.

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Kempty Falls is situated in the state of Utterakhand in India, at a distance of 15 km from Mussoorie, at an altitude of 1364 meters above sea level. Kempty Falls is among the places to visit in Mussoorie.

Kempty FallsKempty Falls. Photo Courtesy – Wikimedia commons

At Kempty falls, the falls appear to be somersaulting, before the streams hit the ground. Kempty Falls is a beautiful five tier water fall, surrounded by thick green mountain ranges. Kempty Falls is an ideal location to enjoy the beauty of nature; It is one of the best gifts of Nature. You can listen to the music of water!

You may go for fishing here. Fishing permits can be obtained from the Divisional Forest Office at Mussoorie.

Kempty Falls is a falls which can enjoyed all through the year, except during the heavy monsoon months of July and August.

How Do I Go to Kempty Falls?

Kempty Falls is at a distance of just 15 kilometers from the famous hill station of Mussoorie, on the Chakrata Road or Yamunothri Road.

Deharadun, the capital of Uttarakhand state, is the nearest city having airport. It is around 2 hours drive from Kempty Falls, at around 45 kilometers distance. Dehra Dun is also the city with nearest railway station to the Falls.

Deharadun is well connected to other parts of India by road.

Is Accommodation Available Near Kempty Falls?

Kempty Falls and its surrounding areas are fast developing as an ideal weekend get-away place near New Delhi, at around 285 kilometers distance from the capital of India. There are many Eco-friendly huts around the Kempty Falls for tourists to stay. Star rated facilities at some of the best hotels are available at nearby cities like Mussoorie, Deharadun, etc.

Laskshadweep islands

George Thiruvilakalayil George

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George Thiruvilakalyil George is a blog writer. George is an expert on Local Business Citations, having created thousands of Local Citations for clients in USA, Australia, India, etc. George is also a web site designer with around 2 decades of experience. George started working on web related technologies from early 1996, immediately after internet access was introduced in 5 cities of India in August 1995.

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Laskshadweep islands – Bangaram, Kavaratti, Kadmat, Kalpeni, Minicoy, etc, consists of 3 reefs, 12 atolls and 5 submerged banks. 10 out of the total 26 islands are inhabited. Human inhibited islands in Laskshadweep are Agatti, Amini, Andrott, Bangaram , Bitra, Chetlat, Kadmat, Kalpeni, Kavaratti, Kiltan and Minicoy.

It is believed that the island’s coral reefs are formed because of a volcanic formation thousands of years ago. Corals settled and built fringing reefs slowly . Later on these were transformed into barrier reefs. Finally they became atolls due to the submergence of the volcanic base.

Laskshadweep islands - Bangaram, Kavaratti, Kadmat, Kalpeni, Minicoy
Beach Resort at Kadmat Island, Lakshadweep.

The Bangaram Island Resort, in Bangaram island, is the resort where tourists can have food. Tourists has to return to Cochin in the night. Night stay is not allowed to protect the islands from environmental problems like over exploitation of water and other resources. Water sports are a major activity (other than the corals) for the tourists to Lakshadwep islands.

Laskshadweep islands are rich in fauna, especially those related to marine life. There isn’t much of flora in Laskshsdweep, as there are not forests in the islands. Fishing is the major source of income for the local people. Coconut is the major agricultural activity of the people of the Lakshadweep islands

It is believed that human settlement in the the island dates back to 1500 BC.

How Ddo I Go Laskshadweep
Islands of Bangaram, Kavaratti, Kadmat, Kalpeni, Minicoy?

Kavaratti is the capital of Lakshadweep islands. Cochin in Kerala state is the city which connects Lakshadweep to the mainland India. Lakshadweep airport is in Agatti island. There are ship services between the islands and to Cochin in Kerala. There are flights connecting Lakshadweep with Bangalore. There is helicopter services to Cochin.

Bangaram, Kavaratti, Kalpeni, Minicoy, Kadmat islands are the tourist centers and other islands are not having tourism related infrastructure.

Pahalgam Kashmir

George Thiruvilakalayil George

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Pahalgam Kashmir

Amarnath Yatra Camp. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Pahalgam Kashmir is in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kshmir state in India.

Annual Amarnath Yatra pilgrimage tour to Amarrnath Cave starts from Chandanwari ,some 15 kilometers from Pahalgam. It is one of the most beautiful hill stations in India for its mesmerizing natural beauty. The valley offers breathtaking view of the Himalayas.

Pahalgam in Kashmir  is situated on the banks of river Lidder. Pahalgam hill station is at 7000 feet above sea level. Health resort based  tourism is a major activity in Pahalgam. Trekking, water sports, horse riding, fishing,etc, are major tourism related activities in Pahalgam.

Kolohoi Glacier can be reached via Aru from Pahalgam. Betaab Valley, another major tourist place is at around 15 kilometers from Pahalgam. Baisaran valley is a beautiful meadow nearby with its snow clad mountains and pine tress. Lidder valley is another major attraction.

Pahalgam  is famous for woolen products.

Pahalgam  is rich in flora with conifers,Saffron etc being the major plants. Many other species of rare, endangered animals are found in Pahalgam. It is home to many species of birds, including migratory birds.

View of the Pahalgam Valley

View of the Pahalgam Valley (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

How Do I Go to Pahalgam?

Pahalgam is at a distance of 45 kilometers from Anantnag town.

Jammu is the nearest major railway station at 250 kilometers away. Udhampur railway station is at 200 kilometers away.

Srinagar is the nearest airport at around 100 kilometers away.

Pahalgam is well connected by road to Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir state.

Kashmir tour packages are available with many of the leading Kashmir tourism operators, which may be ideal for those planning to visit Pahalgam .

Is There Any Good Hotels in Pahalgam?

There are a large number of hotels in Pahalgam which suits the budget of each tourist.