The beautiful hill station of Coorg which is located in Karnataka state of India meets many travellers every year. With the best homestay tours in Coorg, tourists who come from across the globe and attracted by the natural beauty nestled here. The valleys, the mountains, river, lush green fields offer the most scenic views. Moreover, the number of adventure sport activities available at this hill station keeps tourists occupied and entertained. The weather of Coorg is a tropical Monsoon Climate and during the months of December through February, the temperatures fall as low as 8 to 10°C. The wintertime in Coorg is chilly, but quite pleasant while during the summertime in Coorg, the temperatures generally go high as 35°C and drop to a low of 20 to 15°C in the evenings and nights. No matter when you choose to visit Coorg, you can trek to nearby hills like Nishaani Motte, Tadiandamol, Kumara Parvatha, Brahmagiri hills and many more.
You can go for the thrilling white water rafting in Barapole river and can also enjoy the mystic eco friendly wildlife sanctuaries and national parks where you can spot some rare animals like leopards, wild dogs, jackals, grey mongoose, sloth bears, striped hyena, spotted deer (Chital), sambhar, four-horned antelopes, wild boars, and Indian porcupine. On your visit here, you can accommodate yourself at our best homestay tours in Coorg, located in different parts of the hill station. These homestays are closest to nature and offer stunning, magical views. You can choose Cottage Stay near Dubare Elephant Camp, or out homestay the foothills of Brahmagiri or other numerous stay facilities. You can go through our tours to select the best homestays and even choose to trek, visit various attractions and take up adventure sport activities with us. All our tours are well thought of to fulfill every requirement of a tourist for the best holiday.
People Also Ask About Homestays in Coorg
When is the best time to visit Coorg for a vacation?
The temperature in Coorg ranges between 15-20 degrees Celsius throughout the year with its pristine valleys and mesmerizing landscapes.
The months from November to March are the most recommended for tourists planning a vacation in Coorg.
Where is Coorg? How far is Coorg from Bangalore?How can I reach Coorg?
Coorg is a rural district in the Indian state of Karnataka. Coorg is located at a distance of 260 kilometers from Bangalore which takes about a 5 hour drive between the two places.
Coorg does not have an airport or a railway station therefore the best way to reach Coorg is via road because of its excellent road connectivity. However the nearest airport is Mangalore and the nearest railway station is Mysore from where you can hire a cab to reach Coorg.
What is the ideal duration for a Coorg trip?
The ideal duration for visiting Coorg is two days. Most of the packages of Coorg range from 1-4 days. However you can lengthen your visits depending upon how much time you wish to spend for exploring the different places. Also your budget is a deciding factor for the duration of your trip. We advise you to check online holiday packages for Coorg for a good deal in advance.
What all things I must carry while travelling to Coorg?
The essentials which you should not forget before embarking upon your Coorg vacation are:
- Mosquito repellants
- Warm clothes
- First aid kit
- Tickets and itinerary etc.
- Medical requirements if any
What places can we see in Coorg?
There are numerous places in Coorg to visit and make your trip the best experience:
- Abbey Falls
- Brahmagiri Peak
- Dubare Elephant Camp
- Iruppu Falls
- Nagarhole National Park
- Golden Temple, Bylakuppe
- Raja’s Seat
- Talacauvery & Bhagamandala
- Pushpagiri Trek
- Chelavara Falls
- Omkareshwara Temple
- Madikeri Fort
- Cauvery Nisargadhama
What activities can we do in Coorg?
There are enormous activities to do in Coorg for having a memorable vacation. Some of these different activities are:
- River rafting at Barapole river
- Zip lining, archery, air rifle shooting
- Waterfall rappelling
- Microlight flying
- Rock Climbing at Honnamana Kere
- Mountain Biking in Chelavara
- Quad Biking in Chelavara
- Plantation Walk
- Sunset Jeep Drive at Mandalpatti
Which are some of the best homestays in Coorg?
Coorg has got some excellent homestays which allow you to cherish the natural richness of this exotic tourist destination. Some good homestays in Coorg are:
- Coffee Trails
- Cottage Stay near Dubare Elephant Camp
- Plantation Stay Experience near Virajpet
- Silver Brook
- Honey Pot
- Chilipili Estate
- Farm Stay in Virajpet
- Cottage Stay in the Valley
- Rustic Wooden Cottage Stay
- Cottage in the Valley near Somwarpet
What kind of amenities do homestays in Coorg provide?
You will be offered all the basic amenities to have a comfortable stay in Coorg. These are luxurious and high end homestays which allow you to have a perfect escapade from the hustle and bustle of city life. A few of these amenities are meals (lunch, breakfast, evening snacks and dinner), activities (indoor and outdoor), air conditioning, WiFi, etc.
Can we do trekking in Coorg also? Which treks are famous?
Coorg is famous for its various trekking options.The treks in Coorg can be both testing as well as kind but offer some of the most awe-striking vistas of the forests and mountains for hikers . The treks are listed as following along with their difficulty levels:
- Nishani Motte- Easy
- Tadiandamol- Easy
- Brahmagiri-Moderate to difficult
- Kumara Parvatha Trek- Moderate to difficult
- Pushpagiri Trek- Moderate
- Kotebetta trek- Moderate
- Kakkabe Trek-Moderate
Can we do camping in homestays as well?
Some homestays have a camping activity in Coorg which is mentioned in their itineraries while some do not. So it is better you check with the package and tour operator if you wish to have camping arranged at your homestay.
Which are some of the best plantations stays in Coorg?
The plantation stays in Coorg are one of the most amazing places for a weekend retreat while staying in Coorg. They offer adventure activities and also promise a tranquil ambience where you can relax your mind and body in its pristine landscape.
The best plantation stays in Coorg:
- Chilipili Estate Homestay
- PN Heritage
- The Windflower Coorg
- Coorg Cliff Resort
- Kaveri Estate Stay
- Java Hill Estate
- Old Kent Estate
- Misty Woods
- Kadkani Riverside Resort
Will we get all the meals i.e Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner during our stay?
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.
Will we get bonfire while our stay in homestays?
Well, some homestays have bonfires as a part of their itinerary and some do not. It is advisable that you confirm and check with the homestay you have picked if they do bonfires or not.
Can we sing and dance with bonfire in night?
Yes, most homestays offer a vibrant ambience where you can enjoy with music, singing and dancing if they organize bonfire activity.
Which are some of the best homestays in Madikeri?
Some of the popular homestays in Madikeri are:
- Silver Brook Estate Homestay
- Raj Estate Stay
- Bgrows Holiday Homes
- Coorg Taj Homestay
- Rare Earth Homestay
- Amma Holidays Inn
- View Point Homestays
- Cauvery Suites
- Notting Hill Homestay
What type of food we will get during our stay in Coorg? Will we get non-veg as well?
You will be offered all meals at your homestay. Most of the homestays offer both vegetarian and non-vegetarian meals along with evening snacks and barbeque dinner.
However we advise you to check the homestay of your choice if they serve non veg food as well.
Is it allow to drink and smoke in homestay?
That entirely depends on the homestay. Most homestays don’t pose objections to either but it is better you confirm with them before you do a booking.
Is it safe for couples to stay in homestays in Coorg?
Yes, it is completely safe for couples to stay in home stays. You can enjoy an ideal escapade in the quiet and excellent ambience of the home stays in Coorg.
What is the average cost of homestays in Coorg?
The homestays in Coorg are available in all ranges. From luxury to budget, you can enjoy a peaceful retreat in Coorg with an amazing homestay experience. The cost ranges from INR 1000 - 5000 for homestays in Coorg.