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  • Trekking in Coorg - Explore best offers on treks in Coorg at Thrillophilia. Book Coorg trekking tours with exciting deals & offers. When it comes to trekking, the first name always comes up of the famous Tadiandamol Trek (Book at Flat 15% Off), which is the highest point in all of Coorg.  Despite that fact, the trek to the top is easy, but the view from the top is the best reward that one can get. At 5,735 ft above sea level, the sunrise and hillside camping are experiences that one can never forget. 

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    And that is not just it, with almost a dozen popular treks near the city, and many more offbeat experiences in the same, Coorg is an adventurer’s paradise and the scenes from the top certainly say the same. Not just the adventurer side in you, but your camera will also love treks like the 
    Kumara Parvatha trek (Flat 20% Off). Or take the Brahmagiri range trek, which lies on the very border of the two most beautiful destinations in the Western Ghats, Coorg, and Wayanad.

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    It is one adventure that you will never forget as you get to see the best of two worlds from the top. Nestled in the beauty of the Western Ghats of India, there is a lot of scenic beauty that awaits to be explored and the best way to do that follows the trekking trails to the very top and watch the grand expanse of green in front of you, truly a stunning vista. 

  • Treks in Coorg for Beginners

  • 01Tadiyandamol Trek


    Tadiyandamol is the highest peak in Coorg. With gentle, velvety green slopes, Tadiyandamol is an ideal destination for those looking for an easy going trek or if you are a newbie at trekking. Tadiyandamol is the third tallest peak in Karnataka with an elevation of 5,735 feet and offers a challenging to terrain to cover with some breathtaking views.

    Trekking to Tadiyandamol peak is easy and requires little or no experience. Coorg is well known for its natural beauty and the Tadiyandamol being among the tallest peak undoubtedly gives some unforgettable scenic views of Coorgs picturesque landscape.

    If you intend to do camping in Coorg, there are some excellent spots with boulders blocking the flow of wind for setting up camps. The sunrise from Tadiyandamol is a sight to behold, so do not forget to pack in your camera too.

    Trekking in Coorg is an Unforgettable experience and as you climb towards the peak, the slope may get a little steeper but the pleasant weather and the scenic beauty will keep your mind too occupied to realize the fatigue.

    On reaching the peak, you will be able to view the beauty of the landscape with the greenery stretching below and the misty clouds at your feet.

    Best Season: November to February

    Trek Distance: 8 kms

    Difficulty Level: Easy

    Guide: 
    Recommended 

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  • 02Nishani Motte Trek

    Nishani Motte Trek
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    Nishani Betta or Nishani Motte is a lesser-known trekking spot around Coorg and is situated in the Brahmagiri mountain range of the Western Ghats. The beauty of this place is more or less intact due to the limited inflow of tourists and this makes Nishani Betta a favourite among people who love trekking in serene and tranquil places.

    Nishani Betta offers a gentle trekking trail through beautiful coffee plantations and the peak can be reached easily in an hour if you are a quick climber. There are gurgling streams of fresh water along the route if you want to take a break for freshening up.

    Scenic and sublime, Nishani Betta is perfect for exploration and is a refreshing break from all the crowded tourist places in the area and is considered as one of the best treks in Coorg. The horizon is a riot of colours when seen from the Nishani Betta peak.

    Best Season: October to February

    Trek Distance: 8 kms

    Difficulty Level: Easy

    Guide: Recommended

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    Trek to Nishani Motte Hills in Coorg

    Trek to Nishani Motte Hills in Coorg

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  • Medium to Difficult Treks in Coorg

  • 03Kumara Parvatha Trek

    Kumara Parvatha Trek
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    Coorg is the abode of the scenic Kumara Parvatha. Being the second highest peak in the region, it attracts plenitude of trekkers, nature lovers and adventure buffs. Also konwn as 'Pushpagiri', this 1,712m peak offers rugged and challenging terrains, and upon the completion of the trek, the trekkers are rewarded with beautiful sights of Coorg.

    Trekking in Coorg is an unforgettable experience and although the temperature is pleasant, slippery slopes can be an impediment. The Kumara Parvatha offers an excellent view of the surroundings from its peak.

    Best Season: October to December

    Trek Distance: 14 kms

    Difficulty Level: Medium to Difficult

    Guide: Recommended

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  • 04Brahmagiri Trek

    Brahmagiri Trek

    The Brahmagiri trekking trail is a popular spot for trekking in Coorg. The Brahmagiri mountain range, situated in the Western Ghats, lies on the border of Kodagu district and the Wayanad district of Kerala. The slopes of the Brahmagiri Mountains are covered by thick forests and are home to many wildlife animals.

    The Brahmagiri peak is at an elevation of 5,276 feet and hence is a favourite among trekkers as a trekking spot around Coorg. The Brahmagiri peak is frequented by many trekkers all throughout the year.

    The mist covered peak with cottony clouds hovering around it entices tourists on to the Brahmagiri trail and for this reason, you may find a lot of trekking groups in the area.

    The Brahmagiri trek isn’t easy as the slopes will challenge your patience and will test your energy levels from time to time, but will also reward you with sweet waters of intermittent springs and the refreshing beauty of the surrounding areas. So if you are looking for some adventure that also facilitates good sightseeing, Brahmagiri is the place for you.

    Best Season: December to February

    Trek Distance: 10 kms

    Difficulty Level: Medium to Difficult

    Guide: Recommended

  • 05Kotebetta Trek

    Kotebetta Trek
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    The Kotebetta, which means the Fort Hill, is the third highest peak in Coorg. A very popular destination among tourists, Kotebetta also attracts a fair share of trekkers with its fantastic terrain and scenic splendour.

    This beautiful hill which looks like a fort lies on the border between Coorg and Dakshina Kannada. From coffee plantations to forest covered slopes, Kotebetta offers a diverse terrain and several trails for trekking in Coorg.

    Best Season: October to March

    Trekking Distance: 16 kms

    Difficulty Level: Medium

    Guide: Recommended

    Offbeat Stays: Best coffee plantation stays in Coorg

  • 06Pushpagiri Trek

    Pushpagiri Trek

    Without experiencing Pushpagiri trek (also known as Kumara Parvatha Trek), the second highest peak of Coorg, your Coorg Trekking is not satisfied. With enchanting curves and lush green terrains, Pushpagiri peak is a must-visit natural beauty.

    Usually, the trek starts from Bangalore at night and reach Somwarpet on the next morning. From there, you will be accompanied by a guide to pass through the forest and reach the magical yet alluring peak near Mantapa.

    You will start your return trail on the next day from the peak. While coming back, obviously you feel like reaching the destination fast. For temple lovers, you have an option to visit the Subramanya Swamy deity.

    Don’t forget to carry necessary eatables and drinking water to charge you instantly.

    Trek Distance: 12
     kms

    Difficulty Level: Medium

    Guide: Recommended

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  • 07Trek to Kopatty

    Trek to Kopatty

    Are you a newbie taking a long arduous trip by foot in Coorg? No worries. To explore and enjoy the unparalleled terrain, a guide to trekking in Coorg comes to your rescue.

    Trek to Kopatty is a two-day expedition, usually starts from Bangalore. For the first 2 km, you feel enthused over relatively flat roads and paddy fields on both the ends. After 2 km, comes the adventurous part where you will be crossing the slippery landscape via jeep track and taking a left turn at the Y-intersection.

    After that, a long walk into the forest to reach Mandalpatti, a beautiful valley. From here, you can relish the Kopatty hills. Again walking for the next ten minutes, you can reach the highest peak of Kopatty and get an aesthetic pleasure.

    Trek Distance:
    14 kms

    Difficulty Level: 
    Medium

    Guide: 
    Recommended 

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  • 08Galibeedu Trek

    Galibeedu Trek

    The Galibeedu mountain range is situated near Madikeri, which is a very popular destination for trekking and camping in Coorg in Karnataka. Madikeri is the headquarters of Kodagu district and is renowned for its natural beauty and scenic splendor. If you are also planning to spend quality time with your loved ones, Madikeri  also offer well-known honeymoon destination package in Coorg

    The Galibeedu range is popular among trekkers for its diverse terrain and picturesque surroundings. The temperature is relatively pleasant but can dip to freezing temperatures during the winters.

    Galibeedu to Subramanya is the most opted trail, this trail needs an expert guidance due to its wilderness and thick woods.The Nishani Motte is the highest peak in the Galibeedu range.

    Best Season: January to April

    Trek Distance: 25 kms

    Difficulty Level: Medium

    Guide: Recommend

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  • 09Kakkabe Trek

    Kakkabe Trek

    The Kakkabe trail offers stretches of unspoilt greenery, fresh air and a cool weather. It is situated near the Tadiyandamol peak and trekkers can explore this beautiful trail when visiting the Tadiyandamol.

    Kakkabe also has a number of tourist spots nearby such as the Nalnad Palace, Padi Igguthappa temple. The Kakkabe trekking trail provides ample opportunities for nature walks and exploration.

    The honey of this region is quite famous and you can buy yourself a jar. The historically important town of Karada is also situated nearby.

    Best Season: September to December

    Trek Distance: 6 kms

    Difficulty Level: Medium

    Guide: Recommended

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  • Most Popular Camping Places In Coorg

  • 10Trekking and Camping in Madikeri, Coorg - Flat 20% Off

    Trekking and Camping in Madikeri, Coorg - Flat 20% Off
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    Check In Time: 11:00AM
    Check Out Time: 11:00AM

    Whether you are adventure lover, traveler or nature lovers, Kodagu or Coorg will lay a claim to your hearts as soon as you get here. Nestled peacefully on the eastern slopes of the Western Ghats, the terrains of Coorg are hilly and green. The wooded slopes, the scenic vantage points, and a rich and colorful local life captivate the imagination of every tourist who comes here. A haven of sorts for coffee lovers, the drink is locally grown and if stories are to be believed is best tasted in the hills of this dreamy town. The northern region of Coorg is bedecked with hills and valleys such as the Nishani Betta, a hill in the Talacauvery ranges. Camping in Coorg is truly an experience that can only be felt and not described.

    Nourish that adrenaline junky in you and Stay in campsites in North Coorg to get a taste of adventure in the bounty of best that nature has to offer. Breathe the fresh air and marvel at the picturesque Nishani Hills that accompany you all the way to the Coorg camping site. Challenge yourself to various sports such as zip lining, treetop adventures, trekking and unwind around a campfire to take back an experience that will revitalize you from the inside. If you are not an adventurous person then relax at the camp and enjoy your peaceful vacation while playing board games or take a walk in the coffee estate.

    Number of Camps-10
    Maximum Capacity- 20


    How to reach:

    It is 8 km away from Madikeri bus stand so you can either take public transport or a private cab or vehicle.

    Note:
    Zipline, trekking and tree top adventures are not included in the package.

  • 11Coorg Camping Experience - Flat 20% Off

    Coorg Camping Experience - Flat 20% Off
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    About the Activity:

    • Spread across two days, this camping experience in Coorg is set amid heavenly beauty, and provides ample opportunities to explore the exciting outdoors.
    • On offer are several indoor and outdoor activities, where guests partake in trekking, rifle shooting, campfire, Boating and many more frolicking experiences.
    • Savour the celebrated Coorgi cuisine, and while away in leisure amidst lush coffee and areca nut plantations!
    • Group together and participate in a game of Cricket, Badminton or even Volleyball to soak in the excitement further.
    • The bonfire in the night is bound to transform a regular weekend into a magical experience. 
    • Check-in at 11:00 AM and check-out at 11:00 AM, the following day.
    *NOTE: The product has two category of stay: 1. Camping 2. Homestay.





  • 12Camping in Coorg - Flat 50% off

    Camping in Coorg - Flat 50% off
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    About the activity: 

    • Witness whirling trails, picturesque tea and coffee plantations, numerous trekking routes and the hilly environs of the Scotland of India; Coorg and enjoy a fun and exciting two day tented camping experience here.
    • Embark on a guided waterfall tour and discover the fascinating cascades situated in one of the private estates in Bettigeri.
    • Indulge in Activities Like Trampoline, Trekking to the Waterfalls 5 km by jeep and trek for 2 km, Coffee Plantation Tour, Table tennis, Dart, Carrom, Obstacle Rope activities and many more.
    • Enjoy camping at night and relax by the bonfire and enjoy delicious barbequed snacks.
    • Explore the wilderness of Coorg and take a nature walk around the landscape of the beautiful southern hill station before you leave camp towards home.
    • You can explore the attractions nearby namely, the Rajas Seat, Omkareshwara Temple, Abbi Falls, Talacauvery and Bhagamandala. 
    • Check in: 11:00 AM - Check out: 11:00 AM

  • 13Camping in Gonikoppa in Coorg - Flat 22% Off

    Camping in Gonikoppa in Coorg - Flat 22% Off
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    Coorg is one of the best places to see the result of the coming together of beauty and wilderness. Lined with coffee plantations, occupied by forests and surrounded by hills, Coorg definitely is one of the finest choices when it comes to adventure and camping in nature in the outdoors, as you will sure find out in this campsite.

    Factual information:

    This Campsite is in the middle of coffee plantations and to reach the stay, one has to cover a 2 KM off road drive. There is a narrow road surrounded by clusters of long Silver Oak Trees and dense jungle all around taking you towards the campsite. The camp is spread in an area of about 10 acres and is built with natural materials gathered from the surroundings. The main attraction of the campsite is that it is located at the foothills of Brahmagiri hills. The main attraction of the campsite is that the camps are river facing natural streams where people can enjoy slush games. There are 6 common washrooms on the property are fully hygienic and equipped with all the necessary requirements, and to make it more special, 3 of them are dedicated specially for the females. You can explore the attractions nearby namely Iruppu falls and Nagarhole wildlife sanctuary.

    The maximum capacity of the campsite is 50 pax and Minimum no. of people required to book is 4.

    Stay:

    Tented accommodation on double and triple sharing basis.

    Activity:

    Enjoy the fresh aroma of unplucked leaves of coffee as you enjoy a walk in the midst of a coffee plantation nearby. And if the walk in nature entices you, then the stream walk near the homestay is another thing you must give a try too. The homestay also maintains a number of slush and outdoor games to enjoy and keep the guests always in the mood of enjoyment during their stay here. The evenings, however, turn out to be the most fun as all the guests enjoy together around a campfire and under the stars.

    How to reach the stay?

    Home stay is in the interior regions of South Coorg amidst nature. Public Transportation is not easily available. The distance from the nearest City (Gonikoppa) is 22 KMS. Guests should come in their own vehicles or hired vehicles to the place. Once you book, detail directions guide will be shared to reach the place.

  • 14Nature Camping Experience in Coorg

    Nature Camping Experience in Coorg
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    Coorg is the most favorite destination among travelers, adventurers, and nature lovers, looking to get away from the busy life and add a little flavor of spice and greenery in their lives. All that, and much more is what Coorg happily brings in the lives of all those who choose to visit this small town in the Western Ghats. And to stay close to nature, this camp is your best choice in Coorg.

    Factual Information:

    Spreading an area of 50 acres, this camp provides a delightful experience that adds an eternal pleasure to your journey. The main attraction of the campsite is located at the foothills of Brahmagiri hills with waterfalls inside it. There are 5 common washrooms in the property that are fully hygienic and equipped with all the necessary amenities, and to make it more special, 2 of them are dedicated specially for the females. You can explore the attractions nearby namely Iruppu falls and Nagarhole wildlife sanctuary.

    Activity:

    Since Coorg is famous for being a city famous for the coffee plantations, getting to walk amongst one would surely be an amazing feeling. Other various activities conducted at the camping site include camping, slush activities, farming activities, river trek, fireflies walk, and forest trek. Apart from all these activities, you can also indulge in sports like Volleyball, Badminton, Cricket, and Football that can help you get rid of stress. 

    How to reach?

    The distance from the nearest City (Gonikoppal ) is 30 KMS. Guests should come in their own vehicles or hired vehicles to the place. Once you book, a detail directions guide will be shared to reach the place.

    Stay

    Two bedded tent with extra bedding that can take up to 3 people.


    The maximum capacity of the campsite is 30 pax.

  • 15Riverside Camping In Coorg, With Rafting - flat 30% Off

    Riverside Camping In Coorg, With Rafting - flat 30% Off
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    Coorg is a region that is gifted with a number of rivers and streams that pass through the Western Ghats in their tranquil and beautiful form. And to camp beside one of the most major rivers in Karnataka will leave you with the kind of thrills that you never can imagine.

    This riverside camp in Coorg is complete with all the necessary facilities and amenities that you require to make for an unforgettable stay. You will get to stay in comfortable tents on a triple sharing basis, where, if you wish, you can also accommodate 2 people in one tent on special requests. The 4 common washrooms on the property are all clean and as per the best hygiene standards, and 2 of these are specifically dedicated to girls.

    And for further extending the comfort and mixing it somewhere with enjoyment, the food served on the property reflects the local style of cuisine and you will be getting options for veg and non-veg in the dinner. And to enjoy this session to the fullest, you will be getting a warm bonfire to accompany you, so you can share stories and sing and dance till your heart's content.

    And these would not be the only activities on the camp as you will be getting to go on a coffee plantation-walk and rafting in Coorg, and can also avail additional activities like village tour, rainforest walk and cycling tour as add-ons to the package at small fees. 

    About the activity:
    - Arrive at the site and check-in to the camps allotted
    - Relax and get freshened up before your lunch, which will then be followed by a session of activities of your choice, where rafting will already be a part of the session.
    - Come back to the campsite to enjoy a warm campfire, followed by a delicious dinner. You can then retire for the night.
    - Wake up to an amazing morning, have your breakfast and enjoy one more session of activities on the camp before checking out and returning.

    Check-in- 11 AM
    Check-out- 11 AM
    Capacity of Camps- Min 1 & Max 15

Adventure in Coorg

Trekking in Coorg

Camping in Coorg

Home stays in Coorg

Attractions

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Abbey Falls

This refreshing waterfall gushes and pounds on the rock with full force especially during the rains and the roars echoes in the valley. The entire set up is gorgeous and looks right out of a storybook.

Abbey falls is a part of river Cauvery or Kaveri in Karnataka that falls from an elevation of 70 feet making an astounding natural scene fro the shutterbugs to capture in the lenses. Trekking trails of Coorg are littered around the falls region. To get a better view of these falls, you can walk over the hanging bridge.

The falls is under a private supervision and is amid stretches of the long coffee plantation. The green backdrop and the white foamy fall combine together to attract hordes of tourists every year from all across the country. It is one of the most visited tourist places in Coorg.

Height: Falls from a height of 70 feet

Location: Abbey falls Madikeri, 571252, Hoskeri, Karnataka

Best Time to visit: October to February.

Entry fee: INR 15 per head

Timings: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM on all seven days of the week.

Average time required to visit the place: 1 to 2 hours.

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Approximately 10 KM
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Iruppu Falls

This stunning waterfall does not only captivates the beholder’s eyes but makes one fall in love with its unparalleled beauty. Falling along the Brahmagiri Mountain range of a tributary originating from river Cauvery. 

Irupu falls is also known as Lakshmana Tirtha Falls and this is the hidden splendour of Coorg, a very famous and picturesque spot. While on your route to Brahmagiri peak, Iruppu fall is one of the major attraction en route along with the trekking routes to Narimale forest camp.

Height: 170 Feet.

Location: Kurchi, Karnataka 571250

Best Time to visit: Monsoon season and winter season.

Entry fee: INR 50 per head.

Timings: 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM on all days of the week.

Average time required to visit the place: 3 to 4 hours.

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Approximately 75 KM.

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Raja's Seat

The place has a history of having the king of Coorg to spend his time witnessing the scenic and panoramic vistas of the place. Raja’s Seat is one of the best attractions in Coorg to watch the majestic sunrise or the fiery sunset.  It is a fantastic spot for recreational activities in Coorg.

Raja’s seat sets in a glorious garden of seasonal colourful flowers and musical fountain shows. There is also a toy train that runs through the garden entertaining both adults and children. Raja’s Seat has such an unerring location that it overlooks a valley bathing in green and a horizon doused in all shades of blue and orange.

Height:
Approximately 160 ft above sea level.

Location: Stuart Hill, Madikeri, Karnataka 571201

Best Time to visit: November to March (winter season)

Entry fee: INR 5 per person. INR 20 per head for Toy train ride and INR 40 for parking.

Timings: 6 PM to 8 PM on Monday to Friday and 6 PM to 7:30 PM on Saturday and Sunday
. The musical fountain show starts at 7:00 PM on weekdays and 6:45 AM to 7:20 PM on weekends.

Average time required to visit the place: 1 to 2 hours.

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Approximately 1 KM from Madikeri bus stand.

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Tadiandamol Peak

This is the highest peak in Kadakke and this moderate trekking route can be taken by even amateur hikers as the path is a decent climb except after Rock Point, from where the trail becomes a little narrower. 

The view from the top can take your breath away, incredibly surreal especially if you encounter clouds, see them engulfing the apex portion of the hills. 

This small square like design built of mortar and bricks where The king used to come with her queen to sit and enjoy the sunsets and sunrises in the distant horizon of high and low-rise mountains engulfed by white creamy mist. 

Tadiandamol Peak counts as one of the isolated places to visit in Coorg which is a pretty getaway in the lap of mountains and greenery.

Height: 1748 m

Location: Tadiandamol, Yevakapadi, Karnataka, 571212, India

Best Time to visit: December to May

Entry fee: No entry fee.

Timings: 6 AM to 6 PM on all seven days of the week.

Average time required to visit the place: The trek takes around 5 to 6 hours.

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Approximately 37 KM

Coorg is known to be one of the best adventure destinations in India. It homes a lot of adventure camping sites, to experience the best camping trip check out the places to camp in Coorg.

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Barapole River

Barpole is turbulent river full of class 2 and class 4 rapids originating from Kithu Kakathu River further extending to Brahmagiri hills to the Arabian Sea. Whitewater rafting is one recreational activity that Barpole river is famous for. 

One of the most challenging rafting experience on the different level of rapids. The adrenaline rushing activity is best done in Monsoon. Launch you rafts high in the rapids and click the most adventurous pictures on your trip to Coorg or Kodagu. 

Barpole is one of the adventurous Coorg tourist places in Karnataka and the best place to try rafting in Coorg. Venture into an off the beaten adventure and indulge into this heart-pumping activity.

Location: Barapole River, Coorg, Karnataka 571201, India

Best Time to visit: Monsoon (July to September)

Entry fee: An average cost of rafting may range from INR 1200 to 1500.

Timings: Best done before 2 to 3 PM

Average time required to visit the place: Rafting is a 1.5 to 2 hours activity.

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Approximately 80 KM.

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Dubare Elephant Camp

This river camp has trained Elephants and their mahout who bathe them and feed them. The Dubare Elephant Camp is a project which is run together by the forest department and Jungle Lodges and Resorts Ltd. 

There are naturalists who elucidate the biology, ecology and the history of Elephants to the visitors and you can not only see them but even participate in the river bath, and feeding. There are about 150 Elephants in every such camp of the Karnataka Forest Department and is a great way of promoting eco-tourism in the state. 

The project mainly started for the cause of conserving and understanding Elephants in India which is now becoming one of the major attractions in Coorg. 

One can hear the gurgling sound of the river Cauvery as it is situated on the banks of the river and also indulge in various activities which enable a close encounter with these beautiful mammals. 

Dubare Elephant camp is one of the amazing places to visit in Coorg for a wild adventure.

Location: Dubare Reserve Forest, India

Best Time to visit: Take an evening jeep safari along with a trained naturalist.

Entry fee: If you want to feed the Elephants, the kit will cost INR 20, if you want to bathe the Elephants then the fee is INR 100 per head.

Timings: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM on all days of the week.

Average time required to visit the place: More than 3 Hours.

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Approximately 30 KM

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Brahmagiri Hill

Between Wayanad and Kannur districts in Kerala in the north and the east and Coorg in Karnataka in the south, lies the trekker’s paradise- Brahmagiri hills, the highest peak in the sanctuary that covers an area of 181 KM and derives its name from the Brahmagiri hill. 

The celestial presence of Thirunelli temple and the adorable Iruppu falls amid the green groves en route makes the trekking experience a lifetime event that states with you for long. 

It is suggested that you take a guide which will charge around INR 200 but will make your journey informative and more fun. Experience the best of our service, book our Brahmagiri Hill Trek Tour. 

Height: 1,608 m

Location: Border of Mananthavady Taluk, Wayanad district, Kerala and Virajpet Taluk, Kodak district, Karnataka India.

Best Time to visit: December to March

Entry fee: A single charge of around INR 200 for the guide which is mandatory to take on the hike.

Timings: Daytime, an evening trek can be tricky.

Average time required to visit the place: The trek can be of 6 to 8 hours depending on the route opted.

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Approximately 60 KM

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Namdroling Monastery Bylakuppe

Most of the people do not think of Southern India when monastery hits their brains, but this information is incredibly intriguing that the Tibetan-Buddhism influence had reached the southern part of India ages ago. 

Mandroling Monastery in Bylakuppe is also known as the Golden temple. Around 5000 nuns and monks live together in Harmony at Namdroling and It is the second largest Buddhism settlement in India. 

You can even spend some time in the bookstore and the cafe that is inside the Monastery premises. Namdroling is also called Golden temple because of the golden paintings etched on the monastery and the three golden statutes named Buddha, Padmasambhava, and Amitayus.

Photography is allowed inside the monastery and one can even light some incense sticks and sit for some time to soak in the piousness of the place.

Location: Arlikumari, P.O. Bylakuppe, Mysore, Karnataka 571104

Best Time to visit: Any time of the year.

Entry fee: No entry fee.

Timings: 7 AM to 6 PM on all the days of the week.

Average time required to visit the place: 1 to 2 hours.

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Approximately 35 KM.

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Nishani Motte

When you explore the lesser known destination, it fills you with euphoria and Nishani Motte peak is one of those places to visit in Coorg. It is a trek of 15 kilometres that brings the uber joy of departing into an unknown land. 

The trail goes through forest research, long paddy stretches, aromatic coffee states and small rivulets and streams. The unadulterated sight of river Cauvery or Kaveri is so soul-altering that you can sit by the bank of the river and spend some lone time. You can book the Nishani Motte Trek Tour from our platform at the best deals.

Height: 4167 ft.

Location: Nishanimotte, Bhagamandala Village, Karnataka

Best Time to visit: Winter and Autumn

Entry fee: No entry fee

Timings: 6 AM to 6 PM.

Average time required to visit the place: 2 days (trek)

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Around 12 to 15 KM

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Chelavara Falls

It is considered one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the entire region and one of the best sightseeing places in Coorg. It is situated  13 KM from Cheyyandane village on Virajpet, the nearest settlement to falls. 

The falls is located in the interior of a forested patch and is incredibly breathtaking and equally dangerous as people are not allowed to go near the falls because of the depth of the water-pool that lies beneath the fall which is said to be 50 feet deep. 

People often do a combined visit of Kakabbe, Nalknad Palace and Chelavara falls. One can also visit Chomakund Hill which is around 2 KM away from the falls and is undoubtedly one of the Coorg tourist places which are equally mesmerising.

Height: 150 feet

Location: 2 Km From Choma Kund Hill, Madikeri, India

Best Time to visit: Monsoon is the best time but is equally risky. Winter season is the safest one.

Entry fee: No entry fee.

Timings: 6 AM to 6 PM on all days of the week.

Average time required to visit the place: More than 2 to 3 hours.

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Approximately 43 Km

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Mallalli Falls

Mallali falls take abode at the base of the Pushpagiri hills at a distance of 26 KM from Somvarpet village. Originating from River Kumaradhara, the falls takes a dive from more than 1000 meters and gradually drains in the Arabian Sea. 

It is always better to visit this waterfall during the rainy season as it is a seasonal waterfall and is boasted along the Abbey falls.  

After a 10 KM drive from Somwarpet to Kalahari Road, the trekking routes for Mallali falls starts which is around 2 to 3 KM and there are wide steps for visitors to climb up to the falls. 

The best way to enjoy the drizzle and cool breeze at the fall is to trek through the gorgeous trails of the western ghats.

Height: 200 ft.

Location: Somvarpet 573123, India

Best Time to visit: October to February.

Entry fee: Entry is free.

Timings: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM on all the days of the week.

Average time required to visit the place: 3 to 4 hours.

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Around 57 to 58 KM.

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Coffee Plantation Visit

There are numerous coffee plantations in Coorg. This region has acquired worldwide fame for its coffee plantations. There are government owned and private coffee plantations here. When you visit a plantation, you can join hands with expert coffee pickers. They entertain you with never-heard-before information on the techniques of coffee picking. Most harvesting activities are manual in these coffee plantations and only rarely are machines used.

You can get guided tours through these plantations if you are a first time visitor. Otherwise, you can venture into these verdant regions and breathe in the pure air. There are innumerable thriving estates. The vast expanses of coffee plants beckon you to explore them.

The winding paths leading through them are enchanting. Coffee estate owners provide these tours. More than recreational, these visits are informative. You are informed and educated on the various methodologies and processes followed to grow coffee. You get information on the entire process – from the coffee picking to the refinement procedure.

Companies such as Tata and Bombay Burmah have their coffee plantations here. Even they provide coffee estate tours. You can check with their PR office on these details. If you want to have a coffee plantation stay experience in Coorg, then there are plenty of homestays in Coorg that provide such stays in adjoining regions.

Location: Virajpet, Coorg

Entry timings:
 Start around 10:00 AM

Best time to visit:
 November is the month of harvest in these plantations. It would be a great time to arrange a visit to enjoy the mist covered plantations.

Average time required to visit the place:
 3 to 4 hours.

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Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary

It is incredibly amazing to know that Karnataka boasts of 21 wildlife sanctuaries and Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary is one of them that adds more greenery to the state’s sizeable vegetation. 

Sprawled across an area of 102 KM, this wildlife sanctuary is world famous for its sustainable approach to endangered bird species. It is almost  290 KM from Bangalore and is situated in the Somwarpet taluk district in Coorg. 

Many small streams chisel down the steep terrain of the sanctuary which is caved by Bisle Reserve Forest on one side and Kukke Subramanya Forest range on the other. Around 70 % of the jungle is densely covered and many exotic bird species are found such as Malaria Grey Hornbill, Nilgiri Blue Pigeon, Blue-winged Parakeet and white-bellied blue flycatcher etc.

Height: 1712 meters above the sea level ( Pushpagiri- the highest peak in the Sanctuary).

Location: Somwarpet, Kodagu, Coorg-571251

Best Time to visit: Winter season (November to February)

Entry fee: INR 10 per head.

Timings: 6:00 AM – 6:00 PM n all seven days of the week.

Average time required to visit this place: 3 to 4 hours.

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: 64 Kms.

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Kote Betta Hill

Kote Better Hill is one of the sightseeing places in Coorg which is also the third highest peak in Coorg. It is definitely a place for the sore eyes, a slice of heaven and a maze of greenery. 

Take a bumpy jeep ride crossing the twisty and muddy narrow lanes until you reach the foothills of Kote Betta. Start your climb to reach the peak, you will find temples and lakes such as Ardhanarishwara temple and a couple of lakes nearby the temple en route. You can book our Kote Betta Trek Tour to have a best trekking experiences. 

Once reached the top you will find an extraordinary view of the valley that falls beneath, a distant view of the Harangi dam and the silhouettes in the sky followed by a beautiful sunset. A day at Kota Betta hill is always a day well spent.

Height: 1748 Metres

Location: Somvarpet, Coorg, Madikeri, India

Best Time to visit: November to February.

Entry fee: No entry fee

Timings: 6 AM to 6 PM on all days of the week.

Average time required to visit the place: A day.

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Approximately 30 KM

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Kumara Parvatha Hill

During the monsoon, pools of clouds hover over the hill of Kumara Parvatha, during winter, the entire hill takes the shades of orange and summers are hot.  There are two trekking routes to reach the camping ground of Kumara Parvatha Hill- one being Somwarpet and other Kukke Subramanya. 

Both the routes have plenty of waterfalls and abundance of greenery. Watching the sunrise from atop has been the favourite activity among people who hike up the hill. Camping is not allowed at the peak so while you visit the forest department to pay and enter the trek route, you have to leave your gears behind. 

You can camp near or next to the forest department or at Manscape. The hiking trail on the Somwarpet route goes around a 6 to 7 KM (one side) deep forest patch with multiple waterfalls. The 16 KM trail from Subramanya to Kumara Parvatha peak is filled with meadows and views of the western ghats making the long route exceptionally beautiful.

Height: 1712 Mts

Location: Pushpagiri, Kumaralli, Karnataka 571236

Best Time to visit: October to February.

Entry fee: INR 75 is paid at the forest office as a trekking fee and another 100 for Camera.

Timings: 6 AM to 6 PM

Average time required to visit the place: It takes 8 to 10 Hours to trek the hill.

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Approximately 63 to 64 KM.

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Nagarhole National Park

Nagarhole brims with streams and waterfalls along with dense forests and valleys as a part of Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve. 

Along with several swamps, the park also has the park has four lakes and perennial streams where water remains throughout the year, 41 artificial tanks, 47 streams a Dam and a reservoir. 

It is outlined by Kabini river in the North, the western part of the park has Bamboo and sandalwood forests where tree dwellers are easily spotted and are dotted with pretty waterfalls, small streams and mountains. 

From Rosewood and teakwood to Eugenia tree, from sandalwood, teak, crocodile bark to Indian gooseberry, cotton tree, ficus, beechwood etc; the park has the abundance of fauna and flora which are best spotted in the winter season. 

The park is also famous for sloth bear, Bengal tiger, leopard, jungle cat, grey langur, leopard cat etc. If you plan to visit the park during summers, birdwatching can be a better sport as over 250 species of birds can be seen here.

Height: The altitude ranges from 680m to 1,454m.

Location: Madikeri Road, Hunsur, Karnataka 571201

Best Time to visit: From October to May, it is always better to avoid the monsoon season as the park is full of leech and surface becomes slippery and mushy during rains.

Entry fee: INR 150 to 500

Timings: Jeep safari : 5:30 AM to10:00 AM, and  from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

                Bus safari: 6 AM to 9 AM, and from 3 PM to 5 PM

                 Coracle: 9 AM to 11 AM, and from 5 PM to 6 PM

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Approximately 90 KM.

Where to Stay:
 Best places to stay in Nagarhole


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