Melkote wildlife sanctuary

Melkote wildlife sanctuary, Entry fees, Route info

This Sanctuary was created in 17Jun 1974. This sanctuary stretches over an area of 49.82 Sq.Km. This Sanctuary was established to protect the Grey wolf. It is inhabited by Leopard, Jungle Cat, Wolf, Jackals, Pangolin, Langur, Spotted Deer, Black Buck etc.

Birds such as Peacock, Indian Blue Robin, Common black Bird, ultramarine flycatcher, Yellow-throated Bulbul etc are seen here.

How to reach Melkote Wildlife Sanctuary?

By Air

  1. The nearest airport is Mysore which is 68 Km away

By Train

  1. The nearest railway station is at Mandya which is 23 Km away

By Road

  1. The direct bus is available from Mandya, Mysore and Bengaluru stations.

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