Sakrebyle elephant camp is situated 12 kms away from Shimoga on Tirthahalli road, one can have close encounters with captive elephants in this camp. Nestled in a herbal garden, the camp provides a herval trail, treks and boating.
Gajanur is a village 12 km from Shimoga, India. The Tunga River flows through the village. Gajanur is well known for the dam built across the river and this dam has got a very scenic view.
Credits for the route: http://www.bangaloremotorcycleclub.com/2014/02/ride-to-sakrebylu-elephant-camp-600-kms.html