Kabini at a Glance:
Coordinates: 12.21556°N 76.91111°E
Close to the town of Sargur, it becomes a huge Kabini Reservoir. The backwaters of the Kabini reservoir are very rich in flora especially in summer when the water level recedes to form rich grassy meadows. The Kabini dam is 2,284 ft in length with original gross storage of 19.52 ft.
How to Reach Kabini:
By Air: Coimbatore is the nearest airport to Kabini. Passengers can avail bus service from the airport.
By Rail: Mysore railway station is the nearest Railhead. Frequent trains run to and fro from major cities to Mysore.
By Road: Kabini is well connected via roads across the city of Karnataka. One can opt for cab or bus service.
Kabini Dam :
Close to the Bheechanahalli Village, this dam is host to some wide and beautiful sceneries as well as a reservoir that foster an abundance of wildlife around the area.
What to Eat in Kabini :
There aren’t too many options for food in the area and your choices can get a bit limiting, apart from the several cuisines served in the hotels and lodges. One might find local delicacies here such as Dosa, Bisi Bele Bath, Akki Roti, Jolada Roti, Idli, Vada, Sambhar, Kesari Bath, Ragi Mudde, Uppitpittu, Vangi Bath and traditional and local sweets like Mysore Pak, Chiroti etc.