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Arabithittu Wildlife Sanctuary

Arabithittu Wildlife Sanctuary

About:

Spread across 14 sq km, Arabithittu Wildlife Sanctuary, established in 1985, is situated in Mysore District of Karnataka. The area has scrub forests and plantations and is surrounded by agricultural fields. There is also a large area of eucalyptus and sandalwood plantations. Leopard, fox, spotted deer, wild pig, porcupine, hare and common mongoose are the fauna spotted here.

Location info:

Address:situated in Mysore District of Karnataka.
District: Mysore District
Nearest City:Mysore
Best time to visit: Dec-Feb

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The area has scrub forests and plantations and is surrounded by agricultural fields. There is also a large area of eucalyptus and sandalwood plantations.

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How to reach?

Nearest Railway Station:K.R. Nagar-13 Mysore-27.5
Nearest Airport:Mysore
Road Transport:Many buses runs from Mysore to K.R. Nagar daily.

Nearest Visiting places:

Major tourist attractions are Mysore Palace, Chamundi Hills, Mysore Zoo, Vrindavan Gardens, Rail Museum, Bandipur National Park, Jaganmohan Palace and Keshava Temple at Somnathpur. Dussehra festival is held in October every year.

Nearest Petrol Pump:

Mysore

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Things to carry:

Some amount of water and little snacks especially if you have kids with you.

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Help Line/Phone Number:

Police Station:Mysore
Nearest Hospital:Mysore
Society/Community Phone Number
Links:
http://www.india9.com/i9show/Arabithittu-Wildlife-Sanctuary-25069.htm
http://karnatakaforest.gov.in/English/wild_life_eco_tour/wildlife_eco_tour.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wildlife_of_Karnataka#Wildlife_sanctuaries_in_Karnataka>