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  • Many of the best homestays in Coorg for couples submit a relaxing and exotic getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city, which is what every couple desires. With the acres of land covered with a dense coffee plantation, unpolluted and uncrowded surroundings, and relaxing environment, give ample opportunities to couples to spend some quality time with each other. 

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    If you are one such couple, searching for some of the best homestays in Coorg, we have presented a list of the same, which will guarantee a quality vacation for you and your partner. Hence, have a cup of coffee, stroll around the coffee estates, indulge in the adventure activities like river rafting etc. or just have long chat sessions, it's all yours.

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    Here are some of the best homestays in Coorg for couples:


  • 01Ashraya Homestay

    If you are planning to spend some special time with your loved one then this is the perfect spot for you. City life can be boring at time and you will always want to visit some secluded place where you can talk your heart out with your beloved. Ashraya Homestay is one such place which will definitely make your beloved feel special. Wake up to the song of the birds, watch out over there with a cuppa  home-grown coffee, kick back and take in the freshness of unadulterated morning air.

    This comfortable, home stay, is encompassed by lavish green timberlands, undulating paddy fields and manicured espresso estates extended similarly as you can see. Amid your stay, you will have your good fortune with nature. Chance on the amazing sight of thick charming fog moving down the forested areas or sputtering creeks and streams or sky blue skies or the aroma of soggy earth. You will enter a period wrap here, taking you back to your adolescence, to your joyful days.

    Activities and Amenities:
    Plantation Tour
    Nature Walk
    Bird Watching
    Yoga and meditation
    Luxury Cottages
    Premium Suites
    Lounge Bar

    Location: The homestay is located at Pottery Road, Near Pathrika Bhavan, Madikeri, Karnataka
  • 02Serene Woods

    Well the name itself gives you that hint isn’t it? So well why waste some time thinking about this place when you can actually explore this home stays. And what could be better than spending some time with your beloved in this amazing homestay Serene Woods. Discreetly rich and lovely, Serene Woods is a perspective with amazing vistas. Treat yourself to be tempted by the sensitive, unpretentious sounds going with nature's ensemble. Once you are there you can see thick coffee plants, blended with pepper vines and trees give you your first look at the espresso scene.

    The lavish cottages at Serene Woods are settled among the most picturesque environment, with each room having its own particular interesting perspective. On the off chance that you are
    searching for serenity with miles and miles of the loveliest scene this is definitely the place you should visit.

    Activities and Amenities:
    Plantation Tour
    Nature Walk
    Bird Watching
    Yoga and meditation
    Luxury Cottages
    Premium Suites
    Lounge Bar
    Trekking
    Long walks
    Indoor games

    Location: The homestay is located at Ibnivalavadi Village, Kodagu District, Madikeri, Karnataka

    If you are a trekking lover, experience trek to Nishani Motte Peak which is one of the best trekking trail in Coorg.
  • 03Gowri Nivas

    If you have been planning long for stay along with you beloved close to the mountains and nature then this is the perfect spot for you. What could be better than sipping a cup of coffee with you beloved and enjoying the sweet breeze as it touches your face? Set in the midst of dim slopes and rich green espresso manors, far from the buzzing about of city life, Gowri Nivas Home Stay is situated in focal Madikeri, Coorg.

    Favored by adventure travellers, the property makes courses of action for a scope of exciting enterprise exercises like trekking, rappelling, waterway rafting and kayaking. Visitors can stay in
    open and all around kept up guestrooms that are accessible in two sorts, specifically The Cottage and The House. Highlighting straightforward stylistic layout and furniture, all rooms are outfitted with satellite TV and boiling hot water pot.

    Activities and Amenities:
    Plantation Tour
    Nature Walk
    Bird Watching
    Yoga and meditation
    Luxury Cottages
    Trekking
    Rappelling
    River rafting
    Kayaking

    Location: The homestays is located at New extension, Madikeri, Karnataka
  • 04Kedakal Estate

    There is another homestay which is one of the best homestays for couples. This home stay is said to be one of the most opted homestays by the couples. As for the romantic this is like the story they always wanted to be in. If you are an adventure traveller or in case you're one who likes to blend with nature, sentiment with the mountains, feel the shiver of the cool and tender breeze, watch leaves vacillate in move like developments and hear hints of the birds chirping fill the air, this would be your calling for Coorg.

    Kedakal , a boutique home stay grasps the historical backdrop of a cabin worked in the 1900s, settled inside our espresso estate. It is arranged near a residential community called Suntikoppa, close Madikeri. The rooms are all very well built with all the facilities and provides you will all the modern state of art facilities. What more could you expect, nights are long and calling for some bonfire. Make your evening special with a romantic dinner.

    Activities and Amenities:
    Plantation Tour
    Nature Walk
    Bird Watching
    Yoga and meditation
    Luxury Cottages
    Premium Suites
    Lounge Bar
    Trekking
    Long walks
    Indoor games

    Location: The homestay is located at Kedakal Post, Suntikoppa, Karnataka
  • 05Chilipili Estate Homestay

    If you are think you are done then wait guys there is this another Coorg homestays for couple which will surely make your outing special with your beloved. Tucked away close to nature and away from the daily monotonous life Chilipi Estate Homestay is one of the perfect getaway for you and your beloved. Those of you who love to spend some time with nature this is the part where you can just let yourself loose.

    Head out for a vacation and at stay at Chilipi Estate Homestay. This lovely homestay of Dilip Ganapathy and his family is named after the close-by Chilipili sanctuary. Meet thee friendly people of the house and make yourself comfortable in the cosy home. Catch up with the people and chit chat on different matters. And for the night delight in some traditional Coorgi delicacies.

    Activities and Amenities
    Plantation Tour
    Nature Walk
    Bird Watching

    Location: The exotic homestay is located at Hoskeri Vilage, Arekad Post, Abyathamangala, Madikeri, Karnataka
  • 06Ajantha Homestay

    Planning some lone time with your special one, then guys what are you waiting for? Every day’s work and busy schedule really get boring at time. So while you are in Bangalore, this is the chance to visit this amazing place in Coorg. Ajantha Homestay is the perfect spot for you and your beloved where you can share some special moments with your beloved. Situated on a little hillock only 2.5 kms far from the focal point of Madikeri town is Ajantha Home Stay is an agreeable extensive and sumptuous 3-twofold room house with connected ample and hygienic showers with western storage room.

    The best thing about the Ajantha Home Stay' is an immaculate goal for a daring and loose occasion with a mix of genuine substance of the Coorg way of life. Once you step into the homestay you will be amazed with the decoration of the homestay. The homestay is equipped with all the state of art facilities. So just pack your bag and head out on a trip to this exotic homestay.

    Activities and Amenities
    Exhibit Space
    Club
    Restaurant
    Travel Counter
    Wedding Services
    Recreation
    Disabled Facilities

    Location: The homestay is located at Karnangeri, Madikeri, Karnataka
  • 07Bird Of Paradise

    Well I guess the name itself gives you the idea of this exotic homestay. Check out this another of the best couple homestay in Coorg which is loved by all. For the couple this is like a double treat where you can not only enjoy the sight of the surroundings but also click some memorable pictures.

    Enclosed and hidden away in the foothills of Coorg, this paradise could well be depicted as the Garden of Eden. Enlivened and named after a colourful bloom species, it is a heaven huge of fresh starts and a feeling of opportunity.

    The home stay is equipped with all the state of art facilities. You will not just enjoy the stories of nature but the vivid scenery will encourage you to stroll through the whole place. Sooth your eyes with the green surrounding or just sit back and relax at your rooms enjoying a cup of tea. Relax in the swimming pool in the bosom of nature.

    Activities and Amenities:
    Indoor and Outdoor games
    Bonfire and culture events
    Reading Lounge
    Conference room
    Riverside club house
    Swimming Pool

    Location: The homestay is located at 13, SH 91, Kudumangalore, Karnataka
  • 08River View Coorg - A Back Water Homestay

    Well I think the name itself gives you the idea about this another exotic couples homestay in Coorg. For long if someone is  searching for a place with the river view that this is definitely  one of the best coorg honeymoon destinations package. River View Coorg - A Back Water Homestay is the perfect spot for you and your beloved where you can spend some alone. This home stay is just 8 km from Suntikoppa. Once you reach this homestay you will feel the butterflies ticking in your stomach. Soak yourself in the green vista and breath in the fresh air.

    The homestay is equipped with all the facilities for a modern day household. 2 big well furnished rooms with 4 bathrooms which are made cosy for the special couples. You can also indulge in some activities like boating and spend your night by the bonfire.

    Activities and Amenities:
    Boating
    Nature Walk
    Bird Watching
    Yoga and meditation
    Luxury Cottages
    Trekking
    Long walks
    Indoor games
    Barbeque

    Location: the homestay is located at Gargandur Cillage, Kumbhur
  • 09Honey Pot Homes

    Feel at home and enjoy the essence of happiness while you plan a stay at this exotic homestay in Coorg. This amazing homestay is located at 10 km from the Abbi Fallls and is said to be one of the perfect getaway for couples. After hours and hours at work this homestay will suit you the best.

    Honeypot homestay is situated at approximately 250 Kms from Bangalore which makes it s perfect spot for the lovers. Nothing can be better than spending some time away hiding in the nature with your loved one. The homestay has 4 rooms with joined bathrooms and hot and cold water supply. Every room has a satellite TV, closet, make-up mirror, phone, cooler, and tea or coffee. The best thing is that you can also try some indoor activities with your loved one.

    Activities and Amenities:
    Boating
    Nature Walk
    Bird Watching
    Luxury Cottages
    Trekking
    Long walks
    Indoor games
    Outdoor games

    Location: the homestay is located at Sandalkad Estate, 7 kms before Madikeri, Madikeri, Karnataka
  • 10Mountain View Homestay

    There is yet another couple homestay at Coorg which is definitely the one you have been looking for. The best thing about Coorg is that it is just a few kilometres away from Bangalore and is the best for couples. Mountain View Homestay is the perfect option for you where you can enjoy the vast surroundings and breathe in the fresh mountain air.

    The rooms are very well built and is equipped with all the modern day facilities. Make your evening special with a bonfire and a light music. What could be better than spending some time close to nature and your beloved and some drinks? Sounds interesting right! So guys just pack your bags and make your weekend special with your special one.

    Activities and Amenities:
    Indoor games
    Outdoor games
    Bonfire and culture events
    Reading Lounge
    Nature walk
    Trekking
    Fishing

    Location: The homestay is located at Mangalore Road, Thalathmane Post, Madikeri, Karnataka

Homestays 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

Must Read: 8 Mesmerising Waterfalls in Coorg
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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.

Suggested Read: Coorg to Bangalore Travel Guide

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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 highest peak in Coorg, standing at an elevation of over 5,700 feet, is one of the most famous tourist attractions in Coorg. The mountain is popular amongst trekking enthusiasts and nature lovers.

The trek to the summit is moderate with sharp slopes but these challenges are compensated by the breathtaking trails dotted with some parts of the lush Shola forests, fragrant coffee plantations, waterfalls, and streams that accompany you on the hike.

The trails are full of colourful snails, butterflies, birds, and flower patches. Gorgeous views, enveloped in the crisp mountain air, of vast meadows and valleys backdropped by clear blue skies, welcome you at the summit.

The trek starts from the 17th century Nalakand Palace and half of the route is accessible by a vehicle, but only reachable by foot from the ‘Big Rock’ point. The mountain is located 37 kilometres from Madikeri.

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

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Barapole River

Barapole 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 a 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. 

Barapole 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 in 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.

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 alone 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

Originating from the river Kaveri, Chelavara falls are one of the most scenic falls in Coorg, famous for their unique appearance. Also known as Embepare (Tortoise) falls locally, the gushing columns of water crash down from a height of 150 ft. on a huge tortoise shaped rock.

It is a mesmerising sight to see the huge white curtains of water cascading down amidst lush green surroundings. The surroundings of the falls are enveloped in the intoxicating fragrance of coffee from the nearby plantations.

They are reachable after a 10-minute easy hike from the end of the Virajpet road. There is a 50 ft. deep plunge pool at the bottom of the fall for a cool refreshing dip. The best time to visit this famous Coorg tourist place is during the monsoons. 

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

Know More: Camping Tours in Coorg

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Mallalli Falls

Located in the Pushpagiri Hills in the Western Ghats, Mallali Falls is one of the most beautiful falls and are counted amongst the top Coorg tourist places. Created by a 200 ft. plunge in River Kumaradhara before it carries on its route to the Arabian Sea, the waters of the falls crash into a huge gorge.

It’s a great experience listening for the sounds of crashing waters amidst the quiet of nature as one gets closer to the falls through the rugged 2-kilometre long trail comprising of 500 steep stone steps.

Once you reach, you are rewarded with a magnificent sight of gushing milky white waters forming a mist against the lush green hills. Monsoon season is the best time to see the falls become even more gorgeous and voluminous. 

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.

Best Deals: 
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Coffee Plantation Visit

Coorg is famous around the world for huge acres of charming coffee plantations, some of them dating back to the 18th century. Coffee plantation trails top the chart of must-do activities while in Coorg since some plantation owners opened up their estates for tourists.

These trails let you luxuriate amongst the rich and lush gardens enveloped in the heady fragrance of the beans. Not only can one see the process of planting, plucking, roasting, and grinding the coffee but can also indulge in sampling sessions of the delicious brew.

Some estates have cafes where you can enjoy handcrafted coffees and artisanal cakes and pick up beans to take back with you. Some of the most popular trails are the Old Kent Estates, Coorg Express, and Ama Plantation trails. 

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

Kotebetta, also known as Fort Hill, is the third highest mountain peak and a popular tourist place in Coorg for trekking as well as for sightseeing. It is situated at an altitude of 5314 ft. above sea level.

A great pull for the tourists to Kotebetta Hill is the folklore believed by the locals that the Pandavas once lived here and one can still see the stone houses by them. The hill also offers exciting opportunities to hike.

Trekkers love to traverse through the beautiful and rugged trails enveloped in air thick with coffee fragrance from the nearby plantations. The summit offers beautiful views of the forested valleys and the surrounding landscape. It is located 15 kilometres from Madikeri. 

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

Recommended Read: River Rafting in Coorg

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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 an 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.

Special Deal: Kumara Parvatha Trek Flat 19% Off

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Nagarhole National Park

Also known as Rajiv Gandhi National Park this park is named after the Nagarhole (Cobra) river passing through its rich tropical forest cover. Located in Kodagu and Mysore, it was established as a wildlife sanctuary in 1955 and converted into a national park in 1988.

Wildlife enthusiasts love to visit this attraction in Coorg to see the interesting array of its inhabitants like Wild Boars, Sloth Bears, Antelopes, Barking Deer, Leopards, and birds. It also houses trees like sandalwood, golden shower, horse nettles, and silver oak.

You can opt for one of the two safaris available- Zone A (forests) and Zone B (Kabini backwaters) on a 26-seater bus or a jeep. 

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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