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Welcome to Joida
Joida is a small town in the Western Ghats of Karnataka, India. The town is the headquarters of the eponymous taluk, lying in the Uttara Kannada district. Located close to Ambikanagar, Joida is also called Supa by locals. KPCL maintains the Supa Dam, which straddles the Kali River nearby.

The closest tourism destination to Joida is Dandeli. Other close by tourism destinations include Yellapur, Canacona and Castle Rock. Joida is 22 km from Dandeli. Although it is a taluk, it is still underdeveloped, with the forest surrounding most of the town. 
Joida comes under Ansi Tiger Reserve Area, this reserve area is one of the 30 Tiger reserve area in India, just 1 km from Patoli on Dandeli-joida Road. Joida is covered in dense forest of about 87% and Joida disctict having lowest polulation in Karnataka State
Joida Highlights
Wildife @ Joida
As Joida is covered by 87% of forest, there are many numbers of animals, birds seen such as ;
  • Black Panther
  • 4 variety Hornbill
  • Malbar joint squril
  • Tiger / Bison (on Jungle Safari)
  • 410 variety of birds
  • King kobra
  • More than 1000 variety of birds
Around Joida
  • Supa Dam - 81 kms
  • Syntheri Rock - 17 kms
  • Rafting point - 17 kms
  • Dandeli - 17 kms
  • Supa Dam back water - 2 kms
  • Ulavi Temple - 32 kms
  • Kavala Cave - 15 kms
  • Londa Railway station - 32 kms
  • Dharwad - 70 kms