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What You Should Know More About Homestays in Chikmagalur
Chikmagalur is a popular hill station in Karnataka, nestled amidst the coffee plantations and known for its mesmerizing beauty and serene landscapes. It is located in the the foothills of the Mullayanagiri range in Western Ghats.
The distance between Chikmagalur and Bangalore is 242.9 km and will take about 3.5-5 hours to reach there via car.
You can reach Chikmagalur in the following ways:
In Chikmagalur you will always find the weather delightful and find yourself bitten with wanderlust when you set your feet in this beautiful city.
The best time to visit Chikmagalur are the months from September to March. But you can also take a visit in the monsoon season, a trend which is becoming very popular lately.
You can complete your Chikmagalur trip in two days. However the duration will depend upon your preferences and the time you wish to spend visiting the tourist attractions. We also advise you to take into consideration any budget constraints while planning a trip to Chikmagalur.
The essentials which you should not forget before embarking upon your Chikmagalur vacation are:
Chikmagalur is an exotic location perfect for you if looking to combine adventure with serenity on your trip. The most popular places for tourists visiting Chikmagalur are:
Chikmagalur offers a wide array of activities if you want to have an adventurous as well as a memorable trip. You can do the following activities in Chikmagalur:
Chikmagalur is one of those tourist destinations where you can enjoy your vacation in a tranquil landscape exploring the breathtaking vistas of the hills and valleys staying at a homestay.
Some of the best homestay options are:
You will be offered all the basic amenities to have a comfortable stay while living at a homestay in Chikmagalur. A few of these amenities are meals (lunch, breakfast, evening snacks and dinner), activities (indoor and outdoor), air conditioning, WiFi, etc.
Yes, Chikmagalur is an excellent location to experience the joy of trekking to hilltops and enjoy the scenery. This hilly escapade will be etched in your memory for a lifetime when you partake in trekking through the beautiful trails of Chikamagalur. It will help you appreciate the beauty of nature as well as test your fitness levels at its extreme.
Some of the famous treks in Chikmagalur are:
Yes you can, but only a few homestays offer the activity of camping in Chikmagalur at their property.
A coffee plantation stay in Chikmagalur is an excellent weekend retreat. Here you will enjoy the panoramic sis of the mountain tops and coffee plantations. These homestays are ideal places for nature, backpackers, couples, families with kids who wish to spend some time in the bosom of nature. Some of the popular activities here are campfire and trekking.
Some popular coffee plantation stays in Chikmagalur are:
It is better to book in advance if you plan to visit in a big group and the Homestay of your choice might booked out especially if it is during peak season.
Yes, you will be offered all the meals at your homestay. Most of the homestays offer both vegetarian and non-vegetarian meals along with evening snacks and barbeque dinner.
Well, some homestays have bonfires as a part of their itinerary and some do not. It is advised that you confirm and check with the homestay you have picked if they do bonfires or not.
Yes, most homestays offer a vibrant ambience where you can enjoy with music, singing and dancing if they organize bonfire activity. But we suggest you to confirm it with your tour vendor when you are booking the package online.
Some of the best homestays in Kemmanagundi are:
The homestays offer freshly cooked meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The meals are generally both vegetarian and non-vegetarian. However we advise you to check the homestay of your choosing if they serve non veg as well.
Most homestays don’t pose an objection to either, but for your convenience, you should check before you book.
Yes, it is completely safe for couples to stay in homestays. You can enjoy an ideal escapade in the quiet and excellent ambience of the homestays in Chikmagalur.
The average cost of staying in a homestay in Chikmagalur is about INR 1500 - 4,000 for two.
Traveller Tales from Chikmagalur
15 August 2014
Kudremukh is an amazing peak and so far I had just heard about this place but finally I get to see it. Amazing place - loved the trekking experience. What an experience. I'm going again.
28 February 2017
A must go place! We started our trek early in the morning and the journey through the jungle and waterfalls was breathtaking! There were a few steep climbs too with a scorching sun above us, but all of...
14 May 2017
This homestay is at the top of the hill and a maximum of 12-15 people can be accommodated at a time . You feel at one with nature and can sit watching the hills for ever . The couple who host this plac...
28 August 2017
"The place is awesome. Its a nice homestay with nice people, the owner himself is so humble that you can't make out that he is the owner. In this budget you can't expect more, in this monsoon the place...
24 July 2017
"This is one of the best trekks which I have covered so far . Lot of amazing scenery. On the way Waterfalls . Stay might not be good and you can't expect it to be good as it is in remote area. But can
22 August 2017
"For Airtel lovers,\n The only place you can get a signal is on the peak. So, climb up and talk to your loved ones, take some pics, post it then itself, make every1 feel jealous and comeback."
05 March 2018
"it was our first trek... most memorable trek... had fun... the accommodation and food was good... "
08 October 2017
Picture perfect! The place to spend some equality with nature. I accidentally discovered this place during a random search on the internet for Home stay in the Chikamagalur hills and trust me it turne...
28 June 2017
It was my first trekking and it was just amazing, Drizzling monsoon, Greenish hills, Amazing views. When to visit, I would suggest any time between june to november, You wont get tired much in these ...
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