Nagarhole is a small town in the state of Karnataka where Rajiv Gandhi National park or Nagarhole national park is located. Distance of Nagarhole from the city of Mysore is only 94 kilometers and everyone can easily manage to reach this fantastic picnic spot. This place has great historical and cultural importance and is ideal for the people who love to take pleasure in watching dense lush green forests. The former leaders of Mysore used to visit this place for hunting.
You will be astonished to know that Nagarhole National park is stretched over 248 miles. It was just a wildlife sanctuary and then converted into Wildlife national park in the year 1988. Most of the people of Nagarhole earn their livelihood from forests. Major trees grown in the national park of nagarhole include teak, sandalwood, silver oak and rosewood.
People of the Nagarhole live a rural lifestyle which is very attractive for the tourists. They are very hospitable and provide maximum pleasure to visitors. Myriad vegetarian and non vegetarian food items are conveniently available for the tourists who come to visit this ideal tourist spot. Nearest airport and railway station to this picnic spot is located in the city of Mysore and you can hire a private cab from Mysore to Nagarhole.