Sykes Point is one of the best viewpoint in ambikanagar , 26 Kms from Dandeli and among the best sightseeing places in Dandeli. A heartwarming view of river Kali flowing down the forested valley is just amazing. The view of sunset and the presence of giant hornbills makes this place even more attractive specially for bird lovers. Sykes point is one of the best place near Dandeli situated on a great height. Photography is not allowed at this place . so, you can just chill and enjoy here far away from the world and in nature’s lap. This place will take away all your stress, and in return fill with happiness and joy which you can feel inside you after visiting this place.
Sykes point is one of the most famous place for sightseeing in Dandeli. A beautiful view of deep valleys and forested hills marks the beauty of this place. The place was discovered by a British Engineer. From this point, a beauty view of river Kali and river Nagzari can be seen. You may also enjoy a view of sunset at this place . Hills, waterfall, Sunset , everything at this place is so beautiful that you would love to sit and enjoy for hours to watch the scenic beauty and nature at its best.
Bird lovers visit this place to watch giant Hornbills. Permission from KED(Karnataka electrical board) is needed to enter the area. You may be missing some beautiful views in the world if you don’t visit Sykes Point in Dandeli. People from all over the world comes here to enjoy the beauty of this place. You may also go for trekking to the point here if you want. It is very common to see a Hornbill flying at Sykes Point Dandeli.
Trip duration to Sykes Point – 2 hours
Distance of Sykes Point from Dandeli :
Dandeli Sykes Point timings :
5:00 AM to 7:00 PM