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Chikmagalur Tour Packages

Chikmagalur is one of the most beautiful hill stations in the state of Karnataka. If you have heard about this place, you will be aware about its beauty and amazing climate. And of course, not to mention the amazing coffee plantations here. And if this is the first time you are reading about Chikmagalur hill station, well, now you know what the hill station is famous for. This place calls out to every nature lover who enjoys hills, sunsets, sceneries and lush green fields. The best Chikmagalur Tour Packages include things like visiting the coffee fields, trekking to Mullayanagiri which is the highest peak in Karnataka, trekking to Bababudangiri hill, exploring nearby locations like Belavadi, buttermilk falls, Hirekolale lake etc.

While at this destination, you don’t have to worry about your stay, food and transport as there are enough facilities made available by the government. Surely you are already excited about reaching these heavenly green themed hills that have the most scenic views. And of course, the perfect climate is an added advantage as it brings along a very nice atmosphere to explore the place. But, if you are not sure of where to begin with, you can browse our Chikmagalur Tour Packages that help you get to every part of the hill station. These tours are customised carefully, keeping in mind all popular points and famous attractions. You can choose one according to your preference and choice. For instance if you a fan of trekking and are a total adventure junkie, you can look out for one of the trekking tours that take away your hassle of reaching the destination, looking for a guide, etc. Similarly, you can opt for cycling tours, sightseeing tours, adventure tours, team experience tours, walking and biking tours, etc. Be well assured of making the most of your trip to this magnificent hill station- Chikmagalur.

Popular Packages

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  Kodachadri Trek in Shimoga- Flat 20% off 2D 1N ₹ 3150 5.0 star View Details
  Kudremukh Trek, Chikmagalur - Flat 15% off 2D 1N ₹ 3450 5.0 star View Details
  Mullayanagiri Trek in Chikmagalur 2D 1N ₹ 3300 4.0 star View Details
  Trek to Kodachadri with Kayaking 2D 1N ₹ 3700 5.0 star View Details
  Trek To Kudremukh Chikmagalur 2D 1N ₹ 3500 4.0 star View Details
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    About the Activity:For those who are looking forward to partake in some adventure next weekend, we offer this 2 days trekking trip to Kodachadri Hills in Shimoga district.The peak is situated at a height of 1343 M and it is the 10th highest peak in Karnataka dotted by th...

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    About the activity: Experience a two day Kudremukh trek in Chikmagalur on your next weekend.Your trek begins as you embark on an overnight journey from Bangalore.Kudremukh is a small village located at a distance of 96 km from the district of Chikmagalur and about 335 k...

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    About the activity: This package can be availed with transportation and without transportation. Set off for a trek to Mullayanagiri a majestic mountain located in the Western Ghats.Mullayanagiri is the highest peak in Karnataka, sitting at 6,330 feet in the Chikmagalu...

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    About the activity: Get picked up from Bangalore and head for an enchanting trek to Kodachadri with your loved ones.To make the trek interesting, you will take the Hidlumane route where on the trek you can explore waterfalls and proceeding further in to the wildlife zo...

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    About the activity: When was the last time you embarked on an exciting trek with all your friends and let the pure thrill of adventure get over you in every way? This is your chance to explore the intricate landscape of Kuduremukh with an exciting and fascinating ...

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    Nestled in the Baba Budan hills, Chikmagalur is a calm and serene town full of scenic surprises. Picturesque hills, evergreen valleys, captivating streams and snow-white coffee blossoms make this holiday destination, a kind of an abode found in the fairy tales. Situated ...

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    Date of departure: 14th August 2014 About the destination: Lap up a good dose of adventure during the long weekend of Independence Day. Over three days, romance the hills on a bicycle trip. Enjoy scenic delights such as Kemmangundi, Bababudangiri and Mullayanagiri. Co...

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Mullayanagiri

One of the most spectacular attractions in Chikmagalur is Mullayanagiri that is known for its jaw dropping natural beauty. With its calming ambience formed by lush greenery, misty weather and rugged rocks, Mullayanagiri is a heavenly place to relish your vacation. Mullayanagiri Peak is a heaven for adventure junkies who wish to partake in a number of thrilling activities like road biking, trekking and mountain biking. 

This place is also renowned for a small temple dedicated to Tapasvi Mullappa swamy and a trek to the peak takes one through many landmarks like some caves, a stream and a Nandi statue. Mullayanagari is one of the few places to visit in Chikmagalur where you will find yourself at loss of words as you behold the most majestic views of the landscape. 

Height: Mullayanagiri is at an altitude of 1950 metres above sea level

Location: Baba Budan Giri Range of Western Ghats, Chikmagalur, Karnataka 

Best Time to visit: One can visit here for the best experience from late September till early March.

Entry fee: Free

Timings:  It is open throughout the day. However, it is advised to avoid visiting during the dark hours of the day. 

Distance from Chikmagalur Bus Stand: It is located approximately 20 kilometres away from Chikmagalur Bus Stand 
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Kudremukh National Park

Get ready to feast your eyes with the charm of wild and natural beauty at Kudremukh National Park. This place is notable as one of the most visited Chikmagalur tourist places and offers a refreshing getaway. It is appreciated for its scenic splendor and houses some of the most gorgeous flora and fauna in the state of Karnataka. The word Kudremukh means a horse face and gives the name to the peak located in this park which is often hailed as a thrilling trekking place.
 
Kudremukh National Park is a delight for wildlife enthusiasts and adventure lovers who wish to escape the worries of life in the most wonderful surroundings. This place is nestled between beautiful tea and coffee plantations and offers a rejuvenating trip in the midst of mesmerising wilderness. 

• Location: South Kanada, Udupi, Chikmagalur, Karnataka

• Best Time to visit: December to February are the best months to visit Kudremukh National Park 

• Entry fee: INR 200/ USD 3 for Indians and INR 1000/ USD 15 for foreigners

• Timings: The advisable time to visit here is from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm. 

• Distance from Chikmagalur Bus Stand: It is approximately 130 kilometres away from Chikmagalur Bus Stand
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Kemmangundi

Escape into the serene surroundings at Kemmangundi in Chikmagalur which is known for its panoramic views. This beautiful hill station is popularly known as KR Hills and was known as the summer retreat for the Mysore King Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV. One of the best places to visit in Chikamagalur, this place is known for its beautiful gardens and spectacular views.

For the most enchanting visit, Raj Bhawan in Kemmangundi offers a gorgeous view at the time of sunset making it a pure photographer’s delight. It is also a hotspot for nature lovers with beautiful waterfalls, gurgling streams and verdant valleys. Some of the famous attractions that one must not visit in Kemmangundi are Z Point, Rose Garden, Hebbe Falls, Mullayanagiri, Baba Budangiri etc.  

• Height: It is at a height of 1434 metres above sea level

• Location: Kemmangundi, Tarikere taluk of Chikkamagaluru

• Best Time to visit: The months from September to May remain the most pleasant time to visit here

• Distance from Chikmagalur Bus Stand: Kemmangundi is at a distance of 60 kilometres from Chikmagalur

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Ballalarayana Durga Fort

Take a dive into the past with a visit to Ballalarayana Durga Fort when you are in Chikmagalur. It is known amongst the most popular Chikmagalur tourist places for history lovers and boasts of an exciting adventure for thrill seekers. This isolated but intriguing fort in Chikmagalur was built in the 12th century by the wife of Veera Ballala l who was the king of Hoysala empire. Today, this fort is nothing but ancient wonder standing in ruins and testifies to the history of the region.

The most outstanding feature of Ballalarayana Durga Fort is its soothing ambience where one is away from the clamour of city life and surrounded by lush greenery. Trekking to Ballalarayana Durga Fort is one of the most sought after experiences in Chikmagalur due to its panoramic views and challenging nature. One must look forward to visiting Ballalarayana Durga Fort at the time of sunset to behold the most captivating views of your vacation. 

• Location: Ballalarayana Durga Fort, Madugundi, Karnataka

• Best Time to visit: November to May is the most ideal time for tourism at Ballalarayana Durga Fort

• Timings: One could visit the Ballalarayana Durga Fort from 6:30 am to 6:00 pm any day of the week.

• Distance from Chikmagalur Bus Stand: It is located at an approximate distance of 50 kilometres.

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What You Should Know More About Tours in Chikmagalur

  • How can I reach Chikmagalur from Bangalore? What is the distance between Chikmagalur and Bangalore?

    One can reach Chikmagalur via road from Bangalore. The distance is about 245 Kms. There are two modes of transport that you can opt for:

    • The first viable option is you road trip the distance in your own car. In the comfort of your own car, you can cover the distance with your family.
    • The second option that you can opt for is taking a bus from Bangalore to Chikmagalur. You can book tickets online via redbus.in website for hassle free bookings.

  • Are there any public transportation available from Bangalore to Chikmagalur?

    Yes, there are buses running from Bangalore to Chikmagalur at frequent intervals. One can make hassle free bookings online via redbus.in. This is the only available public transport from Bangalore to Chikmagalur. 

  • What sort of climate can I find in Chikmagalur?

    Best time to visit Chikmagalur town is from the month of September to March. The weather is quite suitable and is perfect for sightseeing in the local area. The temperature is neither too low nor too high in this period. So if you’re planning to visit Chikmagalur soon, you can keep these months in mind for a memorable experience at this hill station.

  • What are the things one should carry for a trip to Chikmagalur?

    As Chikmagalur is a hill station, one should definitely carry warm clothes among other things that are mentioned below.

    • Lip balm as cold weather can often chap lips.
    • Wooden stick as you will have to walk a steep distance and a stick will prove to be a good support.
    • Sunscreen to avoid any tanning or skin infections.
    • An umbrella as this hill station is known for extensive rainfall.
    • Comfortable footwear as again you will have to walk a lot. And if you have decided to go on a trek then you should definitely carry trekking shoes with you.
    • Energy Bars to get that boost of energy when the sun is killing you or the extensive walks tire you.

  • Which are the best places for trekking in Chikmagalur?

    Following are the best places for Chikmagalur trekking:

    • Mullayanagiri trek
    • Kemmangundi trek
    • Sakleshpur railway trek
    • Kumara Parvatha trek
    • Kudremukh trek

  • What all romantic things can be done in Chikmagalur?

    Chikmagalur is a picturesque destination for couples. The beautiful scenery is bound to make you feel loved. There are a number of things to do in Chikmagalur with your partner. Read below:

    • If you guys love adventure, then you can go river rafting together. It’s fun yet challenging.
    • You can also plan a stay at the nature homestay and breathe in the natural surroundings.
    • Or another beautiful lodge in Chikmagalur is the River Tern Lodge where you can book a stay for two and have a lovely time.
    • There are a lot of treks to do in this hill station. Some easy and some moderately difficult but they do promise some fun and challenge. If you as a couple like to do something similar then you could opt for this as well.

  • Which are the famous tourist attractions of Chikmagalur?

    There are various places to visit in Chikmagalur for tourists. Find below more information on the same:

    • Beautiful temples to visit and get blessings from namely Kote Ganapathi Temple, Hati Maramma Temple, Deviramma Temple Bindiga.
    • There are scenic waterfalls in Chikmagalur that you can make a part of your itinerary. Kallathigiri Waterfall, Hebbe waterfall and Shanti Waterfall.
    • Lastly, treks are one the most adventurous things that Chikmagalur has to offer. You can trek to Kudremukh, Mullayanagiri, Kemmangundi trek, go for Sakleshpur railway trek or Kumara Parvatha trek or even Agumbe Ghat or Narasimha Parvatha trek

  • Which are some of the best adventure activities in Chikmagalur?

    Adventures in Chikmagalur include trekking, camping and river rafting.

    There are numerous treks to do in Chikmagalur. Namely:

    • Kudremukh
    • Mullayanagiri
    • Kemmangundi trek
    • Sakleshpur railway trek
    • Kumara Parvatha trek
    • Agumbe Ghat
    • Narasimha Parvatha trek

    Chikmagalur is the best destination for camping in South India. One can camp at Ballalrayana Durga and another at the Hebbe Falls as the dense forests leading to it make it a good spot for camping.

    Lastly, river rafting is on offer too in Chikmagalur. White Water Rafting on River Bhadra in Chikmagalur. Bhadra River passes through one of the eighth densest forests in the world and located within 30 kms from the Kudremukh national park. The white water rafting experience at Chikmagalur is a pure adrenaline rush with level III rapids over a time of two hours.

  • How is Bhadra Wildlife Safari in Chikmagalur?

    Muthodi Wildlife Sanctuary is the other name for Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary. This Wildlife Sanctuary is situated in the Western Ghats; spread in a sprawling 492 kms is the Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary.

  • Which resorts are good for overnight stay in Chikmagalur?

    With its scenic beauty and vast greenery, Chikmagalur attracts a lot of tourist around the world. Chikmagalur is a wonderful region arranged on the western piece of Karnataka. It is for the most part prevalent for its espresso ranches and a lovely atmosphere. Here are some of the popular Chikmagalur resorts.

    • The Serai Resort
    • Winter Greens Resort
    • Eagle Eye resort
    • Jenukallu Resort
    • Tusk and Dawn
    • River Tern Lodge
    • Kalgreen Valley Resort
    • Silent Valley Resort

  • Can we stay at a homestay in Chikmagalur? Is it safe?

    Yes, we ensure that Homestays in Chikmagalur are absolutely safe. You can choose from the numerous homestays at coffee plantation, estate experiences, Heritage stay in Mudigere, River Tern Lodge among others. Homestays make for a beautiful experience as you get to interact with the locals that tell you so much about the place.

  • Where can we do rafting in Chikmagalur? Is it safe to go for river rafting in Chikmagalur?

    One can do river rafting in Bhadra River in Chikmagalur. Yes, it is safe to go for rafting considering the weather. Bhadra River passes through one of the eighth densest forests in the world and located within 30 kms from the Kudremukh national park. The white water rafting experience at Chikmagalur is a pure adrenaline rush with level III rapids over a time of two hours. White Water Rafting on River Bhadra in Chikmagalur.

  • Which waterfalls are famous in Chikmagalur?

    There are plenty of waterfalls in Chikmagalur. Namely:

    • Shankar Falls
    • Kallathigiri Falls
    • Hebbe Waterfalls
    • Shanti Falls
    • Kalhatii Falls

  • Which temples are must visit in Chikmagalur?

    Famous temples for sightseeing are as follows:

    • Sringeri Sharada Peetha
    • Sharadamba Temple
    • Amruteshwar Temple
    • Kodanda Ramaswamy Temple

  • How much time does it take to do a Mullayanagiri trek? Is it a difficult trek?

    Mullayanagiri Trek is the highest peak in Karnataka, sitting at 6,330 feet in the Chikmagalur taluk. The trek and the  jungle trails will encourage you to bond with fellow trekkers and is perfect for team building and camaraderie. This is a moderate level trek as one has to trek via knife edges plus the peak is highest of Karnataka.

    You can cover the trek in a day. Standing majestically above the rest of the Western Ghats, this hill offers unprecedented views of all its neighbouring ranges.With every step you take, the view gets more and more breath-taking.

  • Can we go for Kudremukh trek? How much is the cost of tour?

    Yes, one can go for Kudremukh trek. Kudremukh Trek will cost you INR 3099/51 dollars USD for one night and two days. This is an easy trek good for first timers.

  • Can we do a tour of Chikmagalur in 2 days?

    One can do a tour of Chikmagalur in two days. But more time will definitely let you have more fun as there is so much to see and do in Chikmagalur. From treks to waterfalls to even ancient temples, this hill station deserves more of your time.

  • How is Kemmangundi trek? Is it a difficult or easy trek?

    Kemmanagundi which is ringed by the Baba Budan Giri Range and enveloped by true Chikkamagalur-style Western Ghats beauty is a good trek. This a 12 hours long trek covering a distance of 20 km will take you through a landscape stroked with lofty hills, innumerable streams and brooks, extensive coffee estates, waterfalls and ornamental gardens tucked amidst lush green forests. This is a moderately difficult trek.

  • If I have 3 days to stay in Chikmagalur, what are the places that I must visit?

    You should definitely visit as many temples and waterfalls you can. Stay at a cozy homestay and even try your hands at river rafting. Some treks also can be undertaken in mere two days, so you could go for them as well.

  • How is Chikmagalur as a family holiday destination?

    This destination is a much loved destination by all kinds of age groups as it offers something for every kind. Children can camp, while adults can go for treks, temples and the entire family can spend quality time at waterfalls.

  • How far are Belur and Halebid from Chikmagalur?

    Chikmagalur to Belur is about 25 Kms and Halebid is about 41 Kms.

  • What is famous about Baba Budangiri?

    Baba Budangiri is a mountain in the Baba Budan range of the Western Ghats of India. Located in the Chikkamagaluru District of Karnataka, Baba Budangiri is known for its shrine to the Sufi saint Hazrat Dada Hayat Kalandar, a pilgrimage site for both Hindus and Muslims.

Traveller Tales From Chikmagalur

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Rajinder Butt

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.

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amar kate

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

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RANJITH RAJA

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."

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suchin

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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Venkat Sudheer

31 December 2017

"Trip was awesome. The place, our team, hills are beautiful. But it's better them to arrange more toilets for trekkers. Very minimum bathrooms were available when we got there. People needed to wait fo...

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Chandraayan Patel

28 December 2015

kudremukh has always been my favorite trekking destinations. and as usual it was a wonderful trip. surrounded by greenry and clouds so refreshing and peaceful

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Vineet Nair

30 August 2017

"An experience has to be experienced and cannot be put in words. Yet I'll try. \n\nKudremukh is another world altogether. From the beautiful rain to the peacocks and barking deers to the thrill of cros...

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Jyoti Baid

09 March 2017

"it was a nice breezy trek "

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Gokul Rajan

05 January 2018

Fantastic Trek , Must Enjoy

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