Attiveri is one of the popular bird sanctuaries in the Uttara Kannada district, spread over 22 sq km. and centered around Attiveri lake. Attiveri Bird Sanctuary is home to about 75 species of bird. Both residents and migrants can be seen.
Key attractions at Bird Sanctuary:
- Commonly seen birds: Red-naped Ibis, cormorants, hornbills, kingfishers, Spoonbill, Barn Swallow, egrets, bee-eaters, parakeets, and more
- Mammals: Wild Pig, Jackal, Jungle Cat, mongoose, and others can also be seen.
The Bird Sanctuary is open from 6 AM till 6 PM on all days.
Best Season To Visit
November - March
Different species of birds like Black Ibis, Cormorants, Hornbills, Spoonbill etc arrive every year
INR 50 per person for Indians, INR 300 Per Person For Foreign Tourists
Places To Stay
The nearest hotels to stay are located at Belagavi City (2.6 Kms from Attiveri) Jungle Lodges & Homestay Options
How To Reach
Hubballi (HBX) is the closest Airport ( 53 Kms )
Hubballi Railway Station is the nearest railway station ( 105 Kms )
One can drive from Bengaluru to Attiveri which is 400 Kms
Dandeli (75Kms), Anshi National Park (125 Kms), Unchalli Falls (107 Kms), Banavasi (70 Kms) are some of the destinations to visit along with Attiveri Bird Sanctuary.