About Honnamana Kere Lake
The biggest natural lake in Coorg is located in the Daddamalthe village which is around 7 to 8 KM from Somwarpet village. Emanating stillness and serenity in the air, nestled amid coffee plantation, verdant hills, and man-made caves the lake looks emerald clear.
Gowri festival is celebrated with grandiose and the temple near the lake which is dedicated to Goddess Honnamana is decorated and people gather to conduct a full-fledged pooja.
The lake is also named after goddess Honnamana who has said have sacrificed her life for a cause that saved the village. Through pure serendipity, if you ever to visit Honnamana Here lake as one of the places to visit in Coorg, you would definitely call for a treat to your heart, soul and mind.
Location: Honnamana Kere, Somwarpet, Coorg, Karnataka, 571201, India
Best Time to visit: Winter season
Entry fee: No entry fee
Timings: 8 AM to 6 PM on all the days of the week.
Average time required to visit the place: 2 to 2.5 hours.
Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Approximately 45 KM