One has to cross river Kaveri by motor boat during monsoon, by walk during summer to reach this island. Dept of Forest train elephants here which are taken to Dasara procession at Mysore. If you reach there before 10 A.M you can watch elephant bathing & feeding, later elephant safari for 5 - 10 minutes can be made at Rs 100/ person cost. River bathing is enjoyable here during winter and summer because of shallow water.
River rafting is another popular and interesting adventure activity here. Also quad bike rides are arranged by youngsters on the way to Dubare.