Kodagu or Coorg is a marvelous hill station located in the State of Karnataka, in India. It is also known as the Scotland of India. Kodavas or charges are the people who live there with with a different culture, unique customs and traditions. The natural beauty will offer you lush green valleys, misty hills, breathtaking waterfalls and evergreen forests to cool your mind. The hill station is the place of coffee plantations, cardamom, pepper plants, orange groves and dense forests. Are you looking for a memorable trip? Here is the right place for you.
It keeps distance of 8 Km from Madikeri Town. It falls from 70 ft above to a lake. There is a bridge over there to walk for you. It is better to visit during the monsoon. You can enjoy the invitation of nature to enjoy her loving beauty.
Iruppu Waterfalls located in Kurchi Village.It falls from the height of 170 feet.
It is situated in the Kaveri river where three rivers Kannike, Cauvery and the sub terrain Sujyoti will combine together. Hindu people used to do rituals for their ancestors at Triveni Sangama. There is a temple called as Bhagandeshwara temple.
IThe height of the falls is 62 meters. Kumaradhara River is the origin center of the falls. Pushpagiri trekking peak is also very attractive there. Surely! The place will offer you the natural beauty to enjoy your trip.
The fort was built in 1814 by Lingarajendra Wodeyar II. There is an Anglican Church in the fort built in 1855 after replacing the temple of Virabhadra. Now it is a museum under the control of the state archaeology department. The Mahatma Gandhi Public Library, the district prison and the Kote Maha Ganapathi temple are also there.
The perfect place to watch the sunrise and sunset on the top of the hill. Coorg raja used to come there to visit the place. There is Gandhi Mantap near the raja's Seat. The place offer you endless beauty of the sunset and sunrise.
It is located in Brahmagiri hills near Bhagamandala which is the origin place of the river Kaveri. The people consider this as the sacred place in Karnataka. It will give the experience of the perfect river beauty.
It is the elephant camp located in Coorg. There are lots of Elephant in the camp. The comes around 11 acres of land. It is good to see peacocks, Woodpeckers and kingfishers there.
It is made across the river Kaveri. It is an attractive picnic spot in Coorg. It is the first dam made across the Kaveri river. It keeps a distance of 36 Km from Madikeri..
It is an ecological park located in Coorg. It is an amazing place for accessing natural beauty. It has a boating lakes, snack house, elephant ride and a deer park. You can also walk over the hanging bridge to enjoy the beauty of nature..
The highest peak in the district posses a hight of 5724 ft. It is suitable place for trecking trip which is the second highest peak in Karnataka state.People can stay in The Nalaknad Palace made by by Dodda Veerarajendra in 1792. The archaeology department take care about the palace. In the early morning the traveler can ejoy the Clouds and mist. December to May are the suggestable days to visit the place.
Coorg is the place where you can sink with the nature beauty. If you are lokking for a cool and peaceful destination, Don't go away from Coorg.