Must Do Things in Coorg
Camping in Coorg
One of the greatest adventures in Coorg is camping in nature. Sleeping under the billions of stars, in the serenity of the hills and jungles of Coorg, and immersed in the aroma of the plantations nearby, the experience speaks for itself.
Camping in Coorg is an experience that everyone must-have, especially when it requires you to pitch your tents in the middle of a scenic location and to get there, one also has to trek through forests, slopes, streams and plantations. The experience of waking up to the songs of many birds and munching on warm local breakfast only adds to the excitement of the entire experience.
Best time to visit: September to February
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Trek to Tadiandamol Peak
Tadiandamol is a Kannada word which translates into ‘a big mountain’, a name which does justice to the place as it is the highest peak in Coorg and the second highest in Karnataka. Trekking to the top of Tadiandamol is one of the top activities to do in Coorg for adventure enthusiasts.
Perched at a height of 5735 feet above sea level, the peak offers staggeringly beautiful views of the surrounding Shola forests. The starting point of the trek is the historical Nalknad Palace which was built by Dodda Vira Rajendra in the year 1792.
The trek itself is long and tedious but scenic. If you decide to camp at the summit, you are guaranteed beautiful views of the rising and setting sun.
Location: 274 km from Bangalore, Coorg
Best Time to Visit: October to February
Charges: Rs 3,150
Difficulty level: Easy to moderate
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Barapole River Rafting
When looking for adrenaline-pumping activities in Coorg, Barapole River Rafting offers the perfect opportunity for both newbies and experts. The Barapole River is known for its wealth of rapids where several companies provide white water rafting opportunities to people of almost all ages.
The rapids offer just the right intensity to give your raft a push and nudge, allowing you to steer it in the roaring currents, making it a favourite amongst river rafting enthusiasts. You can move from one rapid to the next having a different experience with each.
The rapids are named according to their intensity, i.e. Morning Coffee, Grasshopper, Wicked Witch and the Big Bang at the end. The calm patches of the river give the rafters a much-needed break and the opportunity to soak in the lush green surroundings of Kodagu.
Location: Karnataka South Coorg, Virajpet Taluk River Barapole, Near Tata Tea Plantation , Birunani, Route, Srimangala, Karnataka 571217
Best time to visit: Experience river rafting in Coorg between the months of July and August
Difficulty level: Moderate
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Bathe elephants at Dubare Elephant Camp
Visiting the elephant camp at Dubare is one of the most popular activities to do in Coorg. This sanctuary for elephants is located on a scenic patch of deciduous forests in Dubare on the banks of the river Kaveri.
It can be considered a retirement home for the Karnataka Forest Department’s elephants where they can be seen at leisure in their natural habitat. Once at the camp, you can observe the elephants, give them a bath in the river or ride their backs.
The bathing of the elephants takes place in the morning and therefore it is advisable that you reach the camp not later than 9:00 AM. You can choose to give them a scrub or stand on the sides and observe.
Location: Dubare Elephant Camp is located at Kushalanagar, Coorg District, Nanjarayapatna, Karnataka 571234
Best time to visit: October to May
Timings: 9:00 AM–11:00 AM, 4:30 PM –5:30 PM
- Virajpet City
- Virajpet City
A town near Coorg which has pleasant weather, lush green aura, architectural masterpieces and natural beauty; this is what defines Virajpet in brief words easy.
About the Activity:
- With best of the places to visit like Chelavara falls, Kabbe Hills, Nalknadu palace and Aiyyapa hills, the tour will surely uplift your mood up and cheer you high.
- As pleasant weather supports your tour, the driver will take you around safely and drop back to the same point after a 6 hours long trip.
- Complimentary pick up from hotel is available within 3 KM radius of Virajpet city
- Timings: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Minimum number of people required: 2
Visit Abbey Falls
Abbey Falls is a beautiful waterfall situated near the hill town of Madikeri in Coorg. These cascading waterfalls fall from a height of 70 feet and are located in the middle of sprawling coffee plantations and spice estates.
Standing near this gushing waterfall, you can spot old trees entwined with pepper vines and beautiful, tall coffee bushes as far as the eye can see. The water from the falls forms a part of the Kaveri River and with the advent of the monsoon, these waterfalls swell significantly in size as does the river.
The journey to the waterfalls is as scenic as the destination itself. A hanging bridge at the front of the waterfall offers excellent views along with being a charming addition to the surroundings. When thinking of what to do in Coorg, Abbey Falls are definitely one of the most scenic options.
Best time to Visit: Abbey Falls is best explored during the monsoon season from July to October.
Location: Abbey Falls Madkeri, 571252, Hoskeri, Karnataka
Timings: It remains open from 9 am to 5 pm every day
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Stay at Coffee Plantation Homestay
The early morning views of the plantations comprise of the rolling green hills shrouded in mist, giving them a dreamy and mystical quality. Some of these homestays have been around since the time of the Britishers and along with the stunning views, you can also experience a chunk of history.
Or, you can choose to stay with the locals and learn about their customs and way of life at the plantation.
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Sunet Jeep Safari at Mandalpati
Glide through the rough terrains while you sniff the aroma of coffee around you only to end up witnessing a breathtaking view of Mandalpatti. Paint the clouds that serenade the hills with your imagination.
Location: Madikeri, Coorg, Karnataka
Timing: 6:30 am – 9:30 am and 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Charges: Starts from Rs 750
Kumara Parvatha Trek
Furthermore, the trek can be a little difficult for the ones who are not used to trekking. Rest assured, everything from flairs to fauna along your way will reward you with timeless beauty and an odd sense of satisfaction during the 2 days of your unforgettable trek.
Location: Pushpagiri range, Coorg, Karnataka
Charges: Rs 3,050
Difficulty level: Moderate
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Hike to Raja's Seat
Today, it has been commercialised and has manicured seasonal gardens and artificial water fountains that mark the area. Although the views from Raja’s Seat are always breathtaking, the best time of the day to visit the place is during sunrise and sunset.
At the Raja’s Seat, you can also visit the Gandhi Mantap where remains of Mahatma Gandhi have been kept. Apart from the Mantapa, there is also a children’s amusement park and a toy train that takes you around the place.
Location: Near Rajadarshan Hotel, Raja Seat Road, Stuart Hill, Madikeri, Karnataka
Best time to Visit: The best time to visit is from the months of October to March
Timings: It can be visited from 6 am to 7 pm
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Visit Iruppu Falls
Located along the Brahmagiri mountain range amidst the breathtaking beauty of Western Ghats, Iruppu Falls is a mesmerising destination to visit on your vacation in Coorg.
Best time to Visit: The best time to witness the beauty of Iruppu Falls is during the monsoon season
Location: Kurchi, Karnataka
Timings: Tourists should visit Iruppu Falls any time between 6 am and 6 pm every day of the week
Owing to the expanse of coffee plantations that dot the area, plantation walks are considered to be one of the most popular things to do in Coorg. The activity is soothing as well as fun as it offers tourists a chance to witness the natural beauty of the surroundings. A regular walk covers around a stretch of 6-8 km and takes around 3-4 hours to cover with adequate breaks in between.
During this experience, you will be amazed at the amount of dedication it requires to maintain such a vast plantation. Within the walk, you can witness coffee plucking and if lucky, get a chance to experience a private coffee tasting session. If you want to spend some more time in this area then you have an option of coffee plantation stay in Coorg offered by some resorts there.
Best time to visit: September to February
Location: Madenadu Village, Coorg.
Timings: Starts at 10:00 AM
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Visit Golden Temple Monastery
It holds great historical and cultural importance, especially for the Tibetan community, as it is the world’s largest centre of teaching for the Nyingma lineage of Tibetan Buddhism. The monastery complex spreads over several square metres and reaches as high has 40 feet.
The highly ornate temple has colourful murals on the outer walls, precious gold knockers on huge, red doors and colourful paintings of gods and demons belonging to the Tibetan Buddhist mythology. The temple is surrounded by large, landscaped gardens which change colour with the seasons, making it just the place to come and relax for a while.
Location: Arlikumari, P.O. Bylakuppe, Coorg , Karnataka, 571104, India
Timings: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
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Adventure Things to Do in Coorg
Trek to Kopatty
The path will lead you close to the ledge before descending into the thick forest covers, giving you dramatic views of the landscape. You can easily cover the trail in around six or six and a half hours even if you plan to take a lunch break in the middle. The impressive scenery offers many opportunities to stop for a picnic or take stunning pictures.
Location: Kopatty hill, Coorg, Karnataka
Charges: Rs 3,150
Difficulty level: Moderate
Picturesque hills and plains, rugged terrains, challenging curves and the off-roading tracks; all these make Coorg a sought after destination for Quad Biking.
Ideal for every kind of tourist, these rides can be undertaken for around 25 minutes between 10 AM to 4 PM. Chevalara in Coorg has some of the most exhilarating and exciting Quad Biking tracks.
Riding on these 250cc beasts that howl through any kind of terrain offers the much-desired adrenaline kick to adventure buffs and thus making it one of the most exciting things in Coorg.
Location: Kedakal Village, Suntikoppa Post, Coorg
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Fixed departure date: 20th January, 2017
- Kotebetta is a mountain lying in Kodagu district of Karnataka. Take part in this trekking trip to a height of 1620 m above sea level and Kotebetta is the third highest mountain in Coorg after Tadiyandamol and Pushpagiri mountains.
- Kotebetta spreads across the Dakshina Kannada and Coorg districts.
- Get picked up from Bangalore and indulge in the trek that starts near a bridge called Hattihole.
- The peak is at a distance of 10 km from Hattihole. At the base, there is a Shiva temple also.
- As the trek trail passes through lot of coffee estates, you will just get rejuvenated in the aroma the location spreads.
- The package includes food, accommodation and transportation during the trip.
Duration: 2 hours
Breathtaking waterfalls, stunning scenic points, and misty rainforests make Coorg one of the most famous tourist destinations of Karnataka. Apart from the natural beauty of Coorg, you can also indulge in some adventure activities at this adventure park located at just 9kms for Madikeri bus stand.
This place offers four major adventure activities.
1) Rainforest walk: The lush rainforest and its exotic wildlife are a gift to Coorg from Mother Nature. This forest is a few centuries old and a walk in this lush forest will calm your mind. A guide will be assigned to you who will let you know about the flora and fauna of this rainforest and everything else you want to know about it.
2) Selfie station and viewpoints: Reach to most Picturesque point, don't miss clicking a picture at this viewpoint. If you are not a selfie person then just enjoy the serene view from the top.
3) Treetop adventure: Indulge in five various activities here which are suspended 15-20 feet above the forest floor. Connect to your safety gear with the help of an instructor and walk through the wobbling bridge to reach the starting point of pole walk. A wooden pole will be hanged to a rope and you need to walk on the wooden pole while holding the rope. After this walk across the valley and stop in the center and enjoy the view. Then get ready to walk on the bridge of tires. Remove your safety gear and climb down the giant hammock.
4) Ziplines: There are two zip lines in this adventure park, you will be flying at the speed of 40km/hr in the air with the valley on the right side. In another zip line, you will zip through the misty air and this will definitely give you an adrenaline rush.
How to reach:
The park is located at 9kms away from Madikeri bus stand so you can easily reach there by any public or private transport.
Note: The minimum age for these activities is 10.
Dubare River Rafting
One of the most picturesque places in Coorg, Dubare has a plenitude of host camps that organises rafting trips. As the water level reaches the highest during the monsoons, it is considered as the peak time for a rafting expedition.
There are close to 18 different rafting routes which range from easy to moderate to difficult. The activity begins at Dubare and then stretches for about 11km. Life jackets and other types of equipment are provided to ensure a safe trip.
Rafting here is considered as one of the best Coorg adventures to indulge in. Also, you can also indulge yourself in different activities in Coorg if planning to visit Dubare.
Best time to visit: July and August.
Location: Dubare, Coorg.
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Here comes another one on the list of some terrific things to do in Coorg. Trek to the top of the second highest peak in Coorg and let yourself lose in the verdant forests, lush greenery, aromatic coffee plantations, and magnificent peaks.
The reward at the end of this trek will be breathtaking. Take the entrance from the east at Beedehalli to treat your eyes with an exquisite landscape. Explore the wilderness and get yourself pumped up for the trek ahead.
Location: Kumara Parvatha, Coorg, Karnataka
Timings: 9:30 am to 2:30 pm
Charges: Rs 1000
Difficulty level: Moderate
Microlight Flying is probably the most exhilarating activities in Coorg. It involves a simple hang glider with the capacity to hold two people. The thrust produced by the handglider’s engine quickly takes you off the ground and towards the soaring skies up to a height of 5,000 feet!
An adrenaline-filled start gives way to the calm, empty skies which offer you bird’s eye views of the beautiful Coorg landscape. The panorama consists of breathtaking views of the Brahmagiri mountain range, the gushing river Cauvery, the rolling coffee plantations and endless paddy fields.
The maximum speed reached by the hand-glider is 100 kilometre per hour and a typical ride lasts for 10 minutes or 30 minutes, depending on your choice. The starting point of the flight is in Ponnampet, towards the south of Coorg.
Soak up the mesmeric beauty of the waterfalls in Coorg while rappelling through these cascading splendours! An activity that involves climbing down a rocky surface while harnessed to a safety rope, rappelling in Coorg is all about fun and excitement.
Rappelling here is considered as best Coorg adventure. In this activity, the participants are briefed about all the safety measures, tips and tricks of rappelling. Safety gears include a helmet, carabineers, gloves and other such necessities.
Location: Chelavara, Madikeri
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Offbeat Things to do in Coorg
Timings: 6:30 am to 10:00 am and 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Coorg is also known as Scotland of India for its natural beauty. Lush green valleys, picturesque coffee plantation, misty mountains, coffee's aroma, and several breath-taking waterfalls adore Coorg. Apart from the sightseeing of this hill station, the forests here contains exotic wildlife.
About the activity
Coorg is a paradise for bird watchers. People all over the world come over here to witness the exotic birdlife of Coorg. Most of the land here is uncultivated and untouched. The pristine tropical forest of Coorg is a perfect place for birds. You can find several species of birds in these forests. Witness almost all types of bulbuls, all types of raptors, all types of flower packs, all types of barbets, all types of hornbills, Srilankan frogmouth, Malabar trogon, black napped monarch, orange trash, white-billed tree pie, lesser hill myna, black wooded oriel, Eurasian golden oriel, and much more. An experienced naturalist will be there to guide you.
How to reach:
It is advisable to reach the property by private transport.
Minimum number of people required- 2
The place will be disclosed depending on the proximity of the bird watching places near the property.
You need to have your own vehicle for birding activities.
A vehicle will be arranged for you at an extra cost.
About the activity:
- An exciting and adrenaline inducing drive to Nishani could propel your thrill for a power packed adventure to the extreme.
- Explore the different terrains on this intimidating peak in the comfort of an off road jeep vehicle! During the 2 hour long heart pumping drive, you will be steered along lush, forested greenery with the help and expertise of a professional designated, licensed driver.
- A drive along the steep plains of the mountains is just what you need for an amazing and quick getaway from the busy city life.
- During the drive, you can take in the thick, deciduous sights of the forests atop the hills and enjoy the 10 km drive up the steep, rugged slopes for added fun! In between, you could stop to click amazing pictures of the scenic landscape around you, and witness the tranquil skies touch the tips of the magnificent Western Ghats.
- This 2 hour guided tour can be selected for any time slot between 09:00 AM and 03:00 PM.
Encompassing a variety of terrains on the way, you would be taking a sturdy bike to enjoy the moments that you spend marveling at the majestic Kote Betta. And to make it all the more interesting, you also be cycling to reach the Kote Abbi waterfalls, and on the next morning, to the Harangi backwaters, making for an amazing trip. The experience intensifies as you pass by the rivers and streams of the River Hatti Hole.
For a comfortable stop during the events of the day, you will have a stay at the base camp of the trip in Coorg inside tents on a sharing basis. And to power you through the day, you will get meals made in the local style, with options available for veg and non-veg in the dinner. And to further add to your comfort, there will be a backup vehicle with you through the whole cycling expedition.
The entire experience is meant to take you away from the city's jungle and put you close to a real one, making for a surreal experience and a perfect getaway. The trip will start as you transfer from Bangalore at 9:30 PM, to reach Coorg. The total 70 km trip would take a total of 8 hours to complete. If you look at that, it's 8 hours of sheer fun and adrenaline.
Bosky Star - 27 Shifters, Hydraulic Disc Brakes, Santour Suspension with 100mm travel, 27.5 wheels.
The tour will pass through the following stages:
Timings: 8:30 am - 1:30 pm ( Flexible )
Duration: 5 hours
In the vicinity of Coorg, a beautiful hill station in the Western Ghats with a pleasant climate at another end is what Kushalnagar is. The town is studded with greenery, wildlife, wonderful architecture, waterfalls, and monasteries. People come here for a perfect solace.
About the Attractions:
Visit Cauvery Nisargadhama, it is an island formed by river Kaveri. Here you can visit the bamboo forest, hanging bridge, deer park, and tree houses. After this, you can visit the Tibetian monastery, also known as Golden temple as it full of gold. This monastery is a must visit in Coorg. Visit the most interesting and unique destination of Coorg, Elephant camp in Dubare river. Here you can not only know about the biology and ecology of Elephants but also indulge in activities involving Elephants. The Elephants in this camp are trained under certified naturalists. If you want privacy and secluded tourist destination then you can visit the Chikihole reservoir. It is absolutely beautiful with lush green grass.
Sedan (Etios/Dzire): Minimum: 2 person and Maximum 7 person.
SUV (Innova): Minimum 2 person and Maximum 7 person.
Pick up will be in the range of 5km from City Center Kushalnagar.
Additional Charge for Pick up from Madikeri.
About the Activity with Details:
A night mountain drive in Coorg is all you need to feel like you are up in the heavens, with the stars and clouds above appearing larger than ever! You could hire a jeep or any vehicle of your choice and head to the hills for an enthralling night drive!
Arrive at the decided spot; Kabbe, late in the evening, and board a jeep for this 1.5 hours of exhilarating journey. Drive through the craggy trails and witness the nocturnal beauty of Coorg along with a tranquil experience of star gazing. By the time you finish this exciting drive, you will surely find yourself falling for the charm and appeal, this picturesque hill station holds in its couch!
A haven for nature lovers and coffee enthusiasts, Coorg has also earned the fame of being a hub for those who see unlimited thrill and adventure! With wide, sprawling acres of coffee plantations, this exotic hill station in the south west region of Karnataka is nestled between rolling hills, fascinating mountain peaks and evergreen plantations.
This hill station is blessed with gigantic, grass covered peaks, laden with thick, luscious green fields all around it. For the mountain lover, they can explore every nook and cranny of the different hill ranges here; from Brahmagiri, Pushpagiri to the Thadiyandamol peaks.
About the activity / tour with details:
Jeep drive to the Kabbe hills promises you with some breath-taking sceneries and an exhilarating adventure experience! Your Jeep drive excursions begins around 30 Km from Madikeri, prep up for a ride over rugged-dusty terrain, make your way past beautiful hamlets of Coorg.
Halt in midway at a stunning hidden waterfall. Admire the natural beauty of gushing waters from a distance, as playing at the waterfall is strictly prohibited here. Your jeep drive to Kabbe hills will take you right to the peak. The drive, although, depends totally on weather as driving in monsoons become quite challenging here.
Delight in this 5 hour journey through some picturesque landscapes of Kodagu district. Once you make it to the top, witness beautiful orange sun setting behind splendid mountain ranges. Enjoy marvellous amphitheatre view of the sunset from the top with this splendid jeep drive to Kabbe hills.
The journey starts around 03:00 PM.
Nishani Motte Trek
Another one of the thrilling things to do in Coorg is trekking all the way up to Nishani Betta peak. The 12 km hike up to the peak is decked with the beauty of emerald green plains and fragrant coffee plantations. No less than any other peak around the world, the exquisite beauty of this one is breathtaking. The Brahmagiri range cocooning the Nishani peak will welcome you with a tight embrace while you marvel at the old world heritage of the Western Ghats.
The peak boasts of a latitude of 60 degrees making the trek a bit difficult. The blue ridge trek is a 12 km long trek and can easily take 4-5 hours to complete. Furthermore, the final stretch of 1 km is comparatively harder but worth the fight for the view from the top is unparalleled.
Location: Nishani Hills, Madikeri, Coorg, Karnataka
Charges: Rs 800
Difficulty level: easy to moderate
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Expereince Serenity at Talacauvery
Surrounded by breathtaking natural scenery, Talacauvery is famous for attracting tourists dedicated to Goddess Kaveri. Talacauvery is the hub of tourist activity during the festival of Tulasankaramma which is celebrated with fervour amongst all the devotees.
Surrounded by the Cauvery River, the place can only be accessed through a hanging bridge. The landscape is dominated by thick forestation which includes bamboo groves, sandalwood trees and teak trees. You can enjoy elephant rides or visit the deer park and even get into the water at some shallow points on the riverside.
You will find rustic cottages tucked away throughout Nisargadhama. You can choose to stay overnight to enjoy some stunning views of the night sky and early-morning sounds of the forest.
Location: Nisargadhama is located near Kushalnagar in the Kogadu district of Karnataka.
Timings: It remains open throughout the day for visitors.
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Visit Madikeri Fort
Later, it was rebuilt and renovated by many others including Tipu Sultan and the British. Today it has a clock tower, a portico park and a beautiful museum inside the premises. The museum has been built out of a Gothic-style Anglican Church which was once a temple dedicated to Virbhadra.
The other buildings inside the fort are the Mahatma Gandhi Public Library, the Kote Ganapathi temple and the district prison. The Hindu festival of Dussehra is celebrated in a grand manner by the Kote Ganapathi temple every year.
Location: Madikeri Fort, Stuart Hill, Madikeri, Karnataka
Best time to Visit: February to September is the best time to visit here.
Timings: It remains open from 10:00 am to 5:30 pm. Mondays are closed.
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Visit Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary
The landscape is dominated by a thick tree cover and tall peaks. While here, you can spot several endangered and rare species of birds and go out on safaris in the dense canopied jungles.
A bird safari through the wildlife sanctuary can result in close encounters with the bird species like grey breasted laughing thrush, Nilgiri flycatcher, black and orange flycatcher, Nilgiri wood pigeon, Malabar grey hornbill, grey-headed bulbul, blue-winged parakeet, small sunbird and white-bellied blue flycatchers.
Location: It is located near Mandalpatty in northern Coorg district.
Best time to Visit: The months from November to March are the most ideal to visit Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary
Timings: It can be visited from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm for all days of the week
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Explore The Wildlife at Nagarhole National Park
It is home to the most distinct flora and fauna and tourists can look forward to an exhilarating day filled with exploring wildlife with a wildlife safari at Nagarhole National Park.
Best time to Visit: For getting the best view of animals, the months of April and May are considered best. However, if experiencing pleasant weather is a priority then the months from November to February is preferred.
Location: Madikeri Road, Hunsur, Karnataka
Timings: It is open from 6:45 am to 8:45 am and then from 4 pm to 6 pm
Camping Experiences in Coorg
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.
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.
Tented accommodation on double and triple sharing basis.
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.
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.
How to reach?
The property is located at a distance of 50Km from Coorg in the region of Heggala, which is easily accessible by public and private transport
Min number of people required to book:- 1
- If your are seeking for a change in your routines, here, is a one day camping amidst the coffee plantations of Kushalnagar in Coorg.
- The bountiful estate tucked away by lush green coffee plants is located 34 kms away from Madikeri town, which can be easily found out.
- Don't think it is just a camping with the view of million stars, but you can get a bundle of adventurous activities as well at an additional cost.
- Cycling, trekking, rope activities and much more fun elements will deliver a nice time to you in the wilderness; sightseeing as well can also be done on prior request since the major landmarks of Coorg are existing in close proximity.
- The package includes food and accommodation in tents.
About Camping in Madikeri, Coorg:
12Whether you are adventure lover, traveller 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 colourful 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.
KNOW BEFORE YOU GO:
Number of Camps-10
Maximum Capacity- 20
Minimum number of people req: 2
Check-In Time: 11:00AM
Check Out Time: 11:00AM
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.
Zipline, trekking and treetop adventures are not included in the package.
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.
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.
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.
Two bedded tent with extra bedding that can take up to 3 people.
Minimum People req: 2
The maximum capacity of the campsite is 30 pax.
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
Minimum number of people required for booking: 2
The exact location will be disclosed after the booking is confirmed.
This Homestay is totally an eco-friendly property with it being dependent on solar power for all its electricity requirements. It is located around a man-made lake, surrounded by a stream that flows during the monsoons. Coffee estates and Arecanut plantation around makes the view a treat to watch. There is a pond inside the property that has approximately 5000 fishes and you can get to see the fishes swim in the pond any time of the day.
Treat for Non- Vegetarians! You have an option to get to eat the fish you have captured while fishing. On special request, you have an option to get the captured fish frozen for yourself to take back home and cook.
The homestay has a total of 4 rooms with a capacity of 18 pax in the rooms and 20 Pax additionally for Camping. The food is not served in the rooms but in the Dining Area, beside the pond.
A 'lights-off' night jeep drive is the highlight here and the owner himself drives the jeep and ensures that it is a thrilling experience. He runs the place with a sense of high quality, detail orientation and great passion towards nature. Activities possible are a hillside trek, nature walk around the coffee estate, swimming, kayaking and boating in the pond. The place has a swimming pool for a dip too. For the pure vegetarian folks, the owner has provided a fully operational kitchen with utensils and basics to cook your own vegetarian meal, which becomes another fun team activity in the group.
Homestay is in the interior regions of Coorg amidst nature. Public Transportation is not easily available. The distance from the nearest City (Gonikoppal ) is 13 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.
Check-In: 12:00 pm
Minimum number of people required to book this package: 2