Coorg Travel Guide
Hot coffee, warm friendly people, cool mountain breeze, and heartwarming views, all this and much more awaits you at Coorg. Surrounded by lush greenery and cascading views, Coorg is paradise for nature lovers. You can unwind and relax in nature’s lap, refresh your senses and get back to life with new energy. Explore the beautiful coffee plantations, luscious waterfalls, or plan a trip to the nearby wildlife sanctuaries. It is also a great destination for adventure sports lovers. You can enjoy white water rafting, trekking, rock climbing and a lot more. Serene view of mighty hills with meandering streams and clouds whispering a love story, Coorg is a delightful destination for all kinds of travelers.
Peaceful Shikara, Dal lake, Nishat park., Shalimar, Shalimar Mughal Garden
10°C to 30°C
(April to June)
(July to Sep)
10°C to 15°C
(Oct to Feb)
Hill Town with Breathtakingly Scenery, Spice & Coffee Plantations and Warm People
Nestled amidst lofty mountains and misty landscape, Coorg or Kadagu is the place to be for anyone looking for a break from the hum-drums of metropolitan city life. A paradise of any nature lover, this coffee producing hill station has beautiful green hills with meandering streams that cut right through them and it is not only nature but also the Coorgi people & their warm culture, which makes this place a popular destination. Tourists here are fascinated by the colourful scenery, wavy landscape, wooded slopes and quaint villages. These endless mountain ranges and bountiful natural beauty attract thousands of tourists year by year.
When in Coorg enjoy its breathtakingly exotic scenery, forest filled hills, spice and coffee plantations and breathe in the freshness of those aromatic locales. If you are a sightseeing enthusiast visit Abbey Falls - A big attraction for tourists Abbey Falls is 8 km from Madikeri and is a must see fall here. The path to the fall goes through aromatic coffee and cardamom plantations making the trip exotic.; Nagarhole Wild Life Sanctuary – one of India’s best "biosphere reserve", this national park has well planned safaris for visitors to sight elephant, sambhar, spotted deer, bison, barking deer, wild boar, mongoose, peacock, jungle fowl and more.
If your luck favors, you might see a Tiger or a panther; another fascinating place nearby is the holy Honnamana Kere. Surrounded by beautiful landscape of Coffee estates and cliffs, this shrine of Goddess Honnamma is a beautiful place to visit; The Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary trek path is perfect to experience the wilderness of Western Ghat.; Mallalli Falls is a sight to behold where river Kumaradhara gushes through the valley and falls into a gorge, surrounded with lush green mountains. This is a beautiful picnic spot; Madikeri is a very popular destination here are is known the “Scotland of India”. Known for its amazing climate, lush green landscapes and breathtaking views it is a perfect holiday destination. Other places nearby include St Anne's Church at Virajpet, Chelavara Falls, Iruppu Falls and Dubare - Elephant Camp.
Coorg has various adventure sport options for tourists. Once can enjoy White water rafting, Trekking, Rock climbing, Mountain Hiking, Dirt track racing and more here. Shopping in Coorg is also a relaxing venture. So when here buy spices like pepper, cardamom, and not to miss the coffee. Whenever you plan a trip to Coorg, add the beautiful towns like Virajpet, Somwarpet, Gonikoppal, Pollibetta, and Kushalnagar, to your itinerary and do not miss the beautiful concept of "homestays" here, as they will surely make your holiday memorable!