Bandipur National Park is one of the most popular protected areas of India situated at a distance of 25 km. It is also an important Project Tiger Reserve. A safe shelter for a wide range of wildlife animals, the park features 70 tigers along with a large number of Asiatic elephants, 300 bird species, several panthers, Jackals, spotted deer, sloth bears, grey langurs and snakes. It is a heaven for animal lovers and an thrilling option for the birdwatchers.This is a famous hilltop in the region and one of the most striking features of Masinagudi. On the top of the hill, there is a temple dedicated to Lord Krishna is located. A beautiful mist covers the area throughout the year. In fact, you have great chance to encounter various animals from this hill top as the adjoining area extends to the Bandipur National Park.