Dubare is an excellent forest region located in Coorg. It is an outstanding picnic destination, situated on the banks of river Kaveri. The elephant training camp is the major attraction in Dubare. Elephant history and ecology are explained here by trained environmentalists. One can get a chance to take part in elephant bathing and feeding which are rare and fun filled tourist activities. The breath taking wild beauty in the midst of abundant lush greenery is another highlighting feature of Dubare. It is perfect place for those who thrive for nerve racking adventures. It is well deserved tourist paradise which offers fishing, boating, rafting and trekking. Tourist can also enjoy marvelous elephant rides here. Nature has showered its galore and splendors copiously.
Places to visit
It is one of the major attractions in Dubare measuring 846 m in length and 47 m in height. It was built across the offshoot River Kaveri. It is usually very calm and devoid of pollution and noise. The fullest beauty is enjoyed when the reservoir is filled.
Elephant Training Camp
Wild elephants are trained here. It is amazing to watch the elephant bath in the river. The trainer or Mahouts exhibits various commands for elephants to comply. Elephant ride is free within the camp. Scrubbing and feeding elephants are most enchanting features here.
It is a wildlife sanctuary and a most favored spot for newly married couples to celebrate honey moon. The serene atmosphere is certainly will rejuvenate the tangled nerves. The adventurous place offers to see peacocks, elephants, deers and many more. An elephant ride is the top attraction here.
How to reach Dubare
Mysore domestic airport is 75 km from Dubare. This well connected with Chennai and Bangalore.
Mysore railway station is the nearest railhead to reach Dubare by train. It is 75 km from Dubare.
Dubare is well connected to all over Karnataka. Good road transportation is provided by state and private buses.
In summer 22-40°C and in winter 10-32°C. Dubare is best viewed in the month of September to March.