Coffee Estate Homestay in Chikmagalur @ Flat 10% off
About the Destination:Settled amidst a sprawling 40 acre coffee plantation, Karadigundi Estate Homestay lies on the border of Chikmagalur and Sakleshpur. Chikmagalur is located in the state of Karnataka in the Western Ghats. The story of Chikmagalur goes back to the time when a local chieftain named Sakrepatna, gifted this region to his daughter as dowry. The town has since then been called Chikmagalur, which literally means ‘Young Daughters Town.’This mesmerizing hill town is popular for its abundant coffee plantations, so much that it is known as the ‘Coffee Land of Karnataka.’ Legend has it that a Sufi saint called Baba Budan introduced coffee in India in 1670. He bought a handful of coffee beans from Yemen and planted the same in Chikmagalur.It is also known for its awe-inspiring views of the lush green valleys. With the majestic Mullayanagiri range at the backdrop, Chikmagalur boasts of some famous waterfalls, such as Jhari Falls, Hanuman Gundi, Shankar Falls, and Kadambi Falls. The place is also known for its ancient temples like Sharadamba Temple, Vidyashankara Temple, and Amruteshwar Temple. These sacred sites are one reason why pilgrims flock to Chikmagalur from time to time. If you are a wildlife enthusiast, then you must pay a visit to the Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary. Even if you want to do nothing and leisure around your homestay, you can do the same and also get to witness the breathtaking views of the misty mountain range. There are also a lot of recreational activities to try in Chikmagalur, such as trekking, hiking, rock climbing, zip lining, paragliding, rappelling, and camping. The climate of this hilly region is quite pleasant throughout the year. If you are looking to break away from your regular 9-to-5 routine, then Chikmagalur is the place to rejuvenate your mind, body and soul. About the Homestay:This coffee estate homestay in Chikmagalur is perhaps the most popular in the area, mostly because of the scenic beauty it is surrounded with—gushing streams, cascading waterfalls, lush green forest area, and misty weather. The homestay has beautiful rooms that offer great views of the valley and have all the modern amenities to make your stay comfortable. The coffee estate homestay in Chikmagalur is located near a lot of scenic places. Some of these places are Angadi, which is known to be the birthplace of Hoysalas, Belur, Halebidu, Manjarabad Fort, Rameshwara temple, Sakleshpur, and Adi Subrahmanya Temple. There are a lot of fun activities that you can try in and around the homestay. A short drive, followed by a 100 meter trek to a waterfall in the woods is one of the activities that you would enjoy. The serene atmosphere around the waterfall will imbibe your senses with calmness and rejuvenate your soul. There are other treks for you to go to as well, such as Pandavara Gudda, Navilgudda, Siskal Betta, and Devaramane Hills. Apart from the treks, a rejuvenating swim in the natural pond located close to the homestay is a must thing to do during your stay. If you want to spend your time in the homestay, then camping with a bonfire can be arranged for you as well. In a nutshell, this homestay is a paradise for nature lovers.