Serai Kabini Resort at Karapura, is one of the best place to halt and relax when one is at Kabini. It is adjacent to the Kabini River. The magnificence of the river and the gallery of the incredible wildlife adds to the beauty of the resort. The river runs between two famous wildlife sanctuaries, Nagarahole and Bandipur. It is abode of peace for the busy travellers who want to refresh their body and mind.
The Serai is a subsidiary of The Amalgamated Bean Coffee Trading Company Ltd. which has now acquired Cicada Resorts. The travellers are awestruck by the infinite variety of trees, birds and animals around the resort as supported by river Kabini.
The Serai Kabini Resort provides some necessary conveniences.
Wild Grass is the restaurant where the tourists can relish different cuisines in a comfortable environment. Both veg and non-veg dishes are available there. Though the breakfast may consist of continental dishes, lunch and dinner are centered around Indian and local cuisines.
The Outpost is the bar which makes the tourists intoxicated not only with alcoholic beverages but also with the ambiance outside. The bar is made of wooden logs and has a deck on the terrace to get the perfect glimpse of the river.
Turquoise is the gift shop which enables the tourists to carry a souvenir along with them. It has a specimen of every possible thing available at Kabini, “The Serai” being an example at large.
The Wildlife Library is another exceptional feature found at this resort. It has puzzles, board games, documentaries, films and books which allows travellers to enhance their knowledge about wildlife and explore some unknown facts.