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  • Things to Do in Coorg - Explore best offers on activities in Coorg at Thrillophilia. Book Camping Experience at Flat 10% Off and Kumara Parvatha Trek at 15% Off. Explore exciting deals & offers on rafting, jeep drives, nature walks, and homestay experiences in Coorg.

    Whether you talk about the plantations of coffee and cardamom or the cascading exquisiteness of waterfalls along the valleys, Coorg has many surprises in store for all kinds of tourists. Nagarhole National Park, Iruppu Falls, Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary, Madikeri Fort etc, are a few notable tourist places one should not miss out when vacationing in the city of Coorg. From adventure seekers to fans of laid-back enjoyment, Coorg is a complete package when we discuss the most amazing tourist destinations in the country. 

    Not all the best of experiences in Coorg are of the extremely strenuous nature. Some of them are rejuvenating to be a part of, like staying in of the many homestays in Coorg (Upto 30% Off) where the aroma of coffee and warmth of Coorgi hospitality welcomes you with open arms. Or take a jeep ride to Mandalpatti (with 500 Cashback), in the greens and hills of Coorg.

    If you’re looking to know more about the activities in Coorg, worry no more! Here are some of the most exciting activities which you should try out on your Coorg vacation. 

  • Must Do Things in Coorg

  • 01Camping 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 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.


    Other accommodations options in Coorg:- If you are not interested in camping then you can check out these amazing Coorg resorts or you can also go for homestays experience in Coorg.
    Camping in Coorg

    Camping in Coorg

    NNNNN1480 Ratings

    d2 Daysn1 NightlCoorg

    Starting from

    O1,850

  • 02Kumara Parvatha Trek in Coorg

    Kumara Parvatha Trek in Coorg
    • d2 Daysn1 Night
    • lCoorg
    • NNNNN1048 ratings
    • supplier
      Supplier
      Code: 6006189

    About the Activity:

    • Coorg, the paradisaical destination of the Western Ghats, is a beautiful place abound with many beauties of nature. One amongst them is Kumar Parvatha, which, at 1,712m, is the second highest peak in Coorg and the sixth in Karnataka. 
    • Located at the edge of Coorg and Dakshina Kannada, this towering peak is a part of the scenic Pushpagiri range of the Western Ghats and is nestled away amidst lush and verdant jungles.
    • Find the route to Kumar Parvatha trek charming since it takes you across some of the most stunning escapes of nature bordered by flora and fauna on either side. 
    • However, if you are not an avid trekker then the Kumar Parvatha trekking route might pose a few challenges along the way. However, rest assured that every effort you take will be rewarded by stunning landscapes from the mountains. Peppered with trails, both easy and difficult, the Kumar Parvatha trekking experience will tire you and delight you at the same time.
    • The package includes food, accommodation and transportation from and to Bangalore.
  • 03Barapole River Rafting


    Coorg river rafting is one of the most adventurous things to do in Coorg. Spiking adrenaline to the absolute highs, rafting here is best enjoyed on the rapids of the River Barapole. Known for its treacherous nature, the waters of this river offers the best conditions for what is known as the most challenging rafting experience in the entirety of Southern India. 

    The river and the raft passes through the Brahmagiri Wildlife Sanctuary, adding further to the mood of extreme adventure in Coorg. With rapids varying from grade II to grade IV, the experience of gliding on the waves of the river makes for an exhilarating journey and is an adventure that one would remember for the rest of their lives.

  • 04Sunset Jeep Drive at Mandalpatti

    Sunset Jeep Drive at Mandalpatti
    • h1 Hour
    • lNorth Coorg
    • NNNNN425 ratings
    • supplier
      Supplier
      Code: 3593520

    About the Activity:

    • Mandalpatti, crowned at a height of 1600m, is situated at around 18 km from Madikeri, Coorg. Gradually evolving as one of the best tourist spots in Coorg, this fascinating trail is located en route to Abbey Falls. A serene and a wonderful place, jeep drive to view sunset or sunrise at Mandalpatti provides you obstacle free panoramic views!
    • The surrounding thickets are home to some of the most beautiful and rare birds and animals. Delight in the hilly natural beauty of this heaven on earth. An amazing trail to a perfectly fascinating place, everything here strives for a pleasant experience.
    • Away from the bustling city life, this 5 hours’ jeep drive to view sunrise or sunset at Mandalpatti is one experience that promises you spectacular views with abundant natural beauty without any worries! An otherwise unknown trail, this drive will introduce you to the enchanting facets of Coorg and its tryst with the bountiful nature!
    • Select any time slot at 07:00 AM or 03:00 PM and prep up your wits for this enthralling jeep drive to view sunset at Mandalpatti. Situated on the way to Abbey Falls, you might have to endure a bumpy road ride, but when it comes to a true adventurists, these things are just some added perks.
    • Get ready for an amazing amphitheatre view of the sunset or sunrise from the top! Enthrall in the fascinating hilly beauty, mesmerize with the stunning forests surrounding your throughout your trek. While here, prep up for a complete rural experience as there is no settlement within 2 0km radius from the peak. Enthrall in an adventure experience that you have always dreamed of, make some good memories with other group members. The calmness of this entire land will surely help you forget all the buzzing of the city life!
  • 05Offbeat Estate Stay near Karada

    Offbeat Estate Stay near Karada
    • d2 Daysn1 Night
    • lNorth Coorg
    • NNNNN535 ratings
    • Shyraland Homestay
      Supplier
      Shyraland Homestay

    Coorg, the coffee plantation heaven and a district lying in some of the most fascinating regions of the western ghats, is also one of the most favorite locations for a quick getaway. And when you are here, nothing beats the charm of living in close tandem with nature around. A small settlement in Coorg is that of Karada, and that is where this homestay is located.

    Factual Information:

    This homestay 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 lush greenery all around taking you towards the homestay. The main attraction of this homestay is that there are trails of stunning Kabbe Hills along with a nearby waterfall surrounded by a lake in the vicinity that makes the view a treat to watch. Another added feature of beauty on the property is the bamboo dining experience, where you can enjoy a scrumptious meal in the middle of about an acre of Bamboo forest, self-grown by the caretakers of the property. 

    The homestay has 5 Rooms in total that can take up to 20 people.

    Stay:

    The rooms on the property come in 3 options: Cottage Stay, Farmhouse Stay, and Plantation View cottage.

    Cottage Stay is a luxury cottage that has been built keeping the concept of Sustainability in mind. That is why the cottage has been built by using materials like Bamboo and recycled wood. Complete with a spacious and air-conditioned bedroom, a mini refrigerator, a 40-inch TV and a private dining area, the cottage has an attached bathroom with a bathtub included. It is a two bedded room that can take up to 4 people with extra Bedding.

    Farmhouse Stay is a farmhouse stay experience and lies smack in the middle of a pasture land surrounded by a coffee plantation. The place has 2 bedrooms and a plan of open living-dining-kitchen. There are even 2 bedrooms on the property that are of two bedded each with a maximum capacity of 4 people with extra bedding.

    Plantation View cottage is a cottage made of bricks and offers splendid views of the sprawling grounds of the plantations. With one bedroom and an attached bathroom, this cozy accommodation has a certain quaint charm about itself. It has two bedrooms that are of two bedded each with a maximum capacity of 4 people with extra bedding

    Activities:

    The homestay has a variety of activities to make your stay here an amazing one. You can take up swimming in the lake when you go for a waterfall visit nearby, or simply enjoy a leisurely and refreshing walk through the Coffee, areca nut, rice and bamboo plantations on the property. There is also a selection available of indoor games like chess and cards, and outdoor games like badminton and frisbee.

    How to reach the stay?

    Homestay is in the interior regions of South 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.

  • 06Tadiandamol Trek and Adventure Escape, Coorg

    Tadiandamol Trek and Adventure Escape, Coorg
    • d2 Daysn1 Night
    • lCoorg
    • NNNNN1843 ratings
    • Verified Local Operator
      Supplier
      Verified Local Operator

    About the Activity:

    • The scenic Western Ghats offer exciting adventures for thrill seekers who want to explore the wild side. About 274 km from Bangalore, the Tadiyandamol Peak is the highest peak in Coorg and is surrounded by stunning greenery of the Shola forests. 
    • Reaching an elevation of 1,748m, Tadiyandamol trekking in Coorg is a perfect trek for both domestic and international travellers. A 2 day getaway is ideal for nature loving families, couples, backpackers and corporate guests.
    • The 15 km trek to Tadiyandamol is nothing short of exciting. Enjoy unravelling the winsome and landscape of Coorg that lures several travellers. 
    • Once on top, feel the pride as you conquer the highest peak of the destination. This feat is rewarded with sweeping views of green forests and coffee plantations.
    • The package includes food, accommodation in tents or dormitory and transportation from Bangalore and return.
  • 07Visit Abbey Falls

    Visit Abbey Falls
    One of the most preferred destination for nature lovers and photographers, Abbey Falls is a spectacular way to start your Coorg adventure. The picturesque cascading of waters encompassed by verdant greenery constitutes an unforgettable and panoramic view for all the tourists in Coorg.

    The fantastic scenery of Abbey Falls is a brilliant opportunity to explore the beauty of nature at its highest and draws scores of tourists who are looking to behold one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the country. 

    • 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
  • 08Visit Dubare Elephant Camp

    What could be a better way to spend your day while playing with the big elephants? Dubare Elephant Camp is a venture attempted by forest division and Jungle Lodges and Resorts Ltd. This camp has a lot of elephants which are trained by the naturalists. Dubare Elephant Camp is one of the best places to visit in Coorg which will get you acquainted with how these giants are fed, groomed and trained. On this visit, you can also undertake an Elephant ride, wildlife safari, nature walk, coracle rides or can go for wildlife spotting in the nearby forest areas. 

    The guest can watch and learn as well as partake in different exercises including Elephants. The camp draws numerous voyagers and elephant darlings to the camp. The main place where one can get a nearer touch of the elephants.

    The stay and fun with the elephants would make a perfect excursion in the midst of the shrubberies of the trees and cool springs. There are naturalists who will tell you about the different aspect of an elephant, their conduct and so on. Sightseers can participate in exercises including elephants and watch and learn.

    Timings: Open from:  9:00 AM–11:00 AM, 4:30PM –5:30PM

    Location: Dubare Elephant Camp is located at Kushalanagar, Coorg District, Nanjarayapatna, Karnataka 571234

    Cottage Stay near Dubare Elephant Camp

    Cottage Stay near Dubare Elephant Camp

    NNNMM34 Ratings

    d2 Daysn1 NightlCoorg

    Starting from

    O2,850

  • 09Nishani - Blue Ridge Walk Trek, Coorg

    Nishani - Blue Ridge Walk Trek, Coorg
    • h6 Hours
    • lMadikeri
    • NNNNN39 ratings
    • supplier
      Supplier
      Code: 3593520

    About the Activity:  

    • If you are a coffee lover and enjoy spending time outdoors, then Coorg is the place for you! Located in the Western Ghats of South-Western Karnataka, this quaint peaceful hill station has become a favourite tourist spot for many an adventurer! The most loved and explored aspects of Coorg are its famous coffee plantations as well as the ethnic diversity of the people who reside there.
    • Nishani Betta, or Nishani Motte is a mysterious, beautiful peak located away in the Talacauvery/ Brahmagiri Range of Coorg. Due to its exquisite splendour, many have compared its peaks to that of those abroad. The latitude of this peak is about 60 degrees, making it a challenging and fun hike for you. The view of the landscape around is brilliant and gives you a 360 degree view of the place.
    • Bird Watchers, photographers and anybody who enjoy spending time in the great outdoors are meant to try the Blue Ridge trek to Nishani Motte. The hike up the peak is bound to give you goosebumps and leave you in awe as you witness the different coffee plantations along the way and smooth emerald green plains of Coorg.
    • The final Blue Ridge trek of 1 km is difficult and may be challenging; and a piece of cake for the true adventurer! 
    • Total trekking distance: 10-12 KM that will take around 4-6 hours to finish.

    • There are two packages available:
    • 1) Trekking only for a group of 4 or more, 2) Trekking to Nishani, Zip line, off-road jeep drive
  • 10Plantation Walk

    Plantation Walk

    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 kms 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.

    Coorg Coffee Plantation Tour

    Coorg Coffee Plantation Tour

    NNNNN451 Ratings

    h2 HourslCoorg

    Starting from

    O499

  • 11Visit Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary

    Visit Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary
    Boasting of the timeless beauty resonated by the Western Ghats, Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary is an absolute delight for nature lovers. It is home to many rare and endangered species who live in the evergreen forests of this proposed World Heritage Site. One of the highest peaks here is the Pushpagiri Peak while the Kumarparvatha peak here offers an eminent trail for avid trekkers looking for an adrenaline rush in Coorg. 


    • Best time to Visit: The months from November to March are the most ideal to visit Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary
    • Location: It is located near Mandalpatty in northern Coorg district. 
    • Timings: It can be visited from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm for all days of the week
  • 12Visit Madikeri Fort

    Visit Madikeri Fort
    Sitting as a crown on the hilltop in Madikeri, this fort speaks of grandiose and resonates the interesting history of this place. It was first founded by Mudduraja, rebuilt in stone by Tipu Sultan and finally renovated by Linga Rajendra II in 1812-1814. It has a museum which displays many artefacts used by Tipu Sultan and a church built by the East India Company. Madikeri Fort is one of the must visits in Coorg and a pleasant trip for history buffs. 

    • Best time to Visit: February to September is the best time to visit here.
    • Location:Madikeri Fort, Stuart Hill, Madikeri, Karnataka
    • Timings: It remains open from 10:00 am to 5:30 pm. Mondays are closed.
  • 13Explore The Wildlife at Nagarhole National Park

    Explore The Wildlife at Nagarhole National Park
    For the adventure junkies looking for the most thrilling activities in Coorg, Nagarhole National Park is the best place to add to your bucket list. Replete with beautiful waterfalls, valleys, streams and forests, this place is blessed with spectacular natural beauty. 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
  • 14Hike to Raja's Seat

    Hike to Raja's Seat
    Literally meaning the ‘seat of the king’, Raja’s Seat offers a relaxed setting for those wishing to indulge in some soothing things to do in Coorg. The postcard perfect landscape makes it a wonderful retreat for families and friends in Coorg.

    It is best explored during sunrise and sunset when it offers the best vistas along with its gorgeous musical fountain. Along with a blissful trek in natural surroundings, Raja’s Seat can be reached by an entertaining toy train ride along the great scenery. 

    • Best time to Visit: The best time to visit is from the months of October to March 
    • Location: Near Rajadarshan Hotel, Raja Seat Road, Stuart Hill, Madikeri, Karnataka
    • Timings: It can be visited from 6 am to 7 pm
  • 15Monastery Visit

    Monastery Visit
    Another of the thing which you can do while you are visiting Coorg is the Monastery visit.  Offering some of the best monasteries in Coorg this is another adventure for you. Head out to these amazing monasteries in Coorg and get touched by the spiritual beauty here. One of the more pleasant and historically significant things to do in Coorg is to visit one of the many monasteries. 

    The Tibetan Golden Temple is one such spectacle which deserves a mention. Located around 6km from Kushalnagar, this place is home to around 7000 monks and is also visited by a large number of tourists every year. Known for its architectural brilliance, this pious place also depicts the ways of life led by Buddhist monks.

    Souvenir shops in the monastery are also one of the main attractions as they largely showcase the cultural and traditional significances of the region. There are a lot of monasteries in Coorg which you should definitely visit. Each of these monasteries has their own speciality and vibrancy. Take some time to admire the architecture and beauty of this place this time while you visit Coorg.
  • 16Dubare River Rafting

    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.

  • 17Iruppu Falls

    Iruppu Falls
    Iruppu Falls is one of the most gorgeous waterfalls in Coorg where tourists can go to see the grandeur of nature and seek repose in the lush greenery of the landscape. Attracting scores of visitors every year, Iruppu Falls is known for having the famous Shiva Temple Rameshwara and deriving its roots from the epic Ramayana. 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 
  • Camping and Trekking Experiences in Coorg

  • 18Camping in Gonikoppa in Coorg

    Camping in Gonikoppa in Coorg
    • d2 Daysn1 Night
    • lSouth Coorg
    • NNNNN559 ratings
    • supplier
      Supplier
      Code: 3593520

    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.

  • 19Trek to Kopatty, Coorg

    Trek to Kopatty, Coorg
    • d2 Daysn1 Night
    • lCoorg
    • NNNNN28 ratings
    • Habeeb Ul Haq
      Supplier
      Habeeb Ul Haq
    About the Activity:
    • Be a part of the exciting tour to Kopatty Hills, one of the beautiful hills in Coorg and a lesser explored site in Karnataka. 
    • The two day trip starts from Bangalore on Friday evening. The location is 295 kms away from the city.
    • A magnificent trail that leads up to the hill goes through jeep trails, dense forests, small streams, green meadows and fresh grasslands. For trekking enthusiasts, Koppady would definitely be a blind choice. 
    • The hills are tucked amidst unbeatable serenity prevailing in Talacaveri range, 3 kms away from Cherambane.
    • In the beginning of the trail, one can relish the beauty of a tarred road flanked by paddy fields on both sides. After 2 kms long tarred road comes the real challenge. The trail goes through muddy jeep track for 20 minutes until the first stream appears.
    • Take left at the Y-intersection and after ten minutes you reach two abandoned houses that take you into the forest. Walk through the forest for 2 kms and reach an open region again.
    • Now you are on the top of a flat table range of Mandalpatti that overlooks Erullivana, a scintillating valley. Kopatty Hills are visible from here.
    • Continue for next ten minutes to climb the ascent up to reach the peak from where the panoramic view of the Western Ghats is quite alluring.

    • The altitude is 4300 ft (1375 mt) above sea level. 
    • Grade – Moderate
    • Trek Distance – 14 KM in total
  • 20Pushpagiri Trek Of Coorg

    Pushpagiri Trek Of Coorg
    • h5 Hours
    • lCoorg
    • NNNNN30 ratings
    • supplier
      Supplier
      Code: 3593520

    About the Activity:

    • Whether you are a coffee lover or not, an adventure junky or not, you must visit Coorg at least once in your life. With enchanting rolling hills, fascinating curves, terrains and lush green ambience, this scenic hill station in the Western Ghats allures a large number of visitors.
    • Also referred to as Kumaraparvata, Pushpagiri is the second highest peak of Kodagu District or Coorg. Located about 36 km from Somwarpet and 1.5 km from Kumaralli, this beautiful peak is surrounded by forests on all four sides! Those who wish to embark on an interesting Pushpagiri trek; this will be a fun challenge for you! Though a bit strenuous, on completion, the trek offers several bountiful views of Coorg’s evergreen and mesmeric charm.
    • Located on the northern side of Coorg, the Pushpagiri Peak can be reached by two different routes. For those with an eye to scale high peaks, grab your gear and experience the adventurous Pushpagiri trek! The eastern entrance for the peak is from Beedehalli through the Heggademane Temple. For the observant traveler, there is a check post of Somwarpet Wildlife Range.
    • The Pushpagiri trek is around 12 km starts around 09:00 AM and lasts for 4-5 hours. Beedehalli can be accessed easily while Somwarpet can be approached from Madikeri at a distance of about 30 km. You could explore the wide expanse of the Pushpagiri Wildlife sanctuary upon your visit here, and can be accessed from Madikeri town.
    • Somwarpet can also be accessed from Mysore via KR Nagar and Ramnathpur. The beautiful climate and the friendly locals will make you feel right at home, and allow you to bask in the glory of all that nature can provide you in ample quantity.
  • 21Coorg Camping Experience

    Coorg Camping Experience
    • d2 Daysn1 Night
    • lVirajpet
    • NNNNN447 ratings
    • Kote Kaad Dreams
      Supplier
      Kote Kaad Dreams

    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, 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.





  • 22Kottabetta Trek in Coorg

    Kottabetta Trek in Coorg
    • d2 Daysn1 Night
    • lCoorg
    • NNNNN26 ratings
    • Clement
      Supplier
      Clement
    About the Activity:
    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.
  • 23Foothill Camping in Kushalnagar, Coorg

    Foothill Camping in Kushalnagar, Coorg
    • d2 Daysn1 Night
    • lCoorg
    • NNNNN23 ratings
    • Ashith Achappa
      Supplier
      Ashith Achappa
    About the Activity:
    • 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.
  • 24Adventure Activities In Coorg

    Adventure Activities In Coorg
    • h4 Hours
    • lCoorg
    • NNNNN97 ratings
    • supplier
      Supplier
      Code: 3657415

    About the Destination:

    Coorg or Kodagu, as it is locally known is one the best hill stations in the western region of Karnataka. Blessed with amazing natural scenery and wonders, adventure activities in Coorg are a boon to enjoy!  It is indeed a perfect destination for all those who want to just let go in the beautiful envelop of greens.

    However, even apart from the stunning landscapes, Coorg is famous for the legendary hospitality and friendliness of the Kodava people, who are the original natives of this land. Decorated with unending hills, mountains, lakes and streams, it is indeed a destination whose heavenly abodes have to be seen to be believed!

    About the Activity:

    Feel like a child once again as you treat yourself to the excitement of adventure activities in Coorg! Set in the Western Ghats, the thickly wooded slopes and rising hills and dales offer much scope for adventure in Coorg.

    Nestled amongst the plush environs, the campsite is surely a blessing to get away for a spurt of adrenaline. Arrive at the campsite where you can thrill yourself with an adventurous Zip Line roping, where you will be tied to a harness to zoom from the scenic mountain fronts over river valleys and thick forests.

    Let the exciting adventures thrill you to a level of unparalleled exhilaration, which is hard to achieve from anything else. Zip line, hipezipe, loop walk, Burma bucket, river crossing, Swimming in the river are all the activities that are included in the 

    Challenge yourself with an adventurous day in Coorg and carry back memories of your time being fruitfully and happily spent!

    NOTE: The above activities can be availed at any time as per the convenience of the participants

  • 25Trekking And Camping In Madikeri, Coorg

    Trekking And Camping In Madikeri, Coorg
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    About the Destination:

    • Whether 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 captivates the imagination of every tourist who comes here. A heaven 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.

    About the Activity with Details:

    Nourish that adrenaline junky in you and Stay in campsites and 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, rappelling, trekking and unwind around a campfire to take back an experience that will revitalize you from the inside!



  • Other Things to Do in Coorg

  • 26 Mountain Biking in Chelavra

     Mountain Biking in Chelavra

    Challenge your pedalling skills, ride through uneven terrains and get crazy with the Mountain Biking trails in Chalevara. One of the best things to do in Coorg, Mountain Biking involves riding through tricky dirt tracks, forest areas, hills and plains that offer you a splendid backdrop of Coorg's undulated beauty. This is the Best Coorg adventure you can ever indulge in.

    To add to the excitement of riding, the tracks for these rides are usually selected away from the busy roads. Though these rides are easy in comparison to other adventure rides, the riders should always pay heed to the biking instructors or felicitators. It is a fun activity you should do when in Coorg.

    The enticing land of Coorg offers a plethora of things to do for tourists and local travellers alike. There is never a dull moment owing to the many adventure activities one can engage in when holidaying in this misty land. A weekend getaway in this charming hill station is a great way to enjoy some quality time away from the hustle and bustle of city life.

  • 27Night Mountain Adventure In Madikeri, Coorg

    Night Mountain Adventure In Madikeri, Coorg
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    About the activity: 

    Get ready for an amazing night mountain jeep safari in Coorg! Your exciting excursion begins from the tiny hamlet of Madikeri with your pick-up at around 07:30PM. Watch your step, as you make way through lush-green thickets, fascinate with the night beauty of this place where even the crickets whispering in the background sound like a melody in the background.

    Night Mountain jeep safari in Coorg is conducted on specially designed 4x4 jeeps that are customized keeping in the mind the rugged terrains of a jungle. Your safari will begin at around 07:45PM; witness the stunning landscapes, glimmering under the setting sun. Listen to distant waterfalls, as you are led inside the thickets.

    After an adventurous experience, your night safari comes to an end at around 10:30PM. Post this journey, get ready for your return journey to Madikeri. The calmness of the entire place will certainly help you shed all the existing fatigue. After reaching Madikeri at around 11:00PM, your experience finally comes to an end; from here you can continue your backward journey to your respective places. 

    Located at the foothills of the Western Ghats, Coorg; fondly called the ‘Coffee Capital’ of India, serves as an amazing and picturesque hill station in the entire of South India. Embraced by the enchanting beauty of the rolling hills and mountains, aromatic tea, coffee and spice plantations, and several other natural marvels, this gorgeous destination is painted in the true colours of the Mother Nature.

    Coorg is one hill station where both days and nights are just equally beautiful. The climate here is much cooler as compared to the adjoining areas. Owing to its tropical climate, one can easily delight in day and night activities. Night mountain jeep safari in Coorg is one adventure that helps you in exploring the night beauty of this placid land.

    The surrounding thickets are home to some of the most beautiful and rare birds and animals. Delight in the hilly natural beauty of this heaven on earth. Be it the splendid coffee estates or the tranquil environs, everything here strives for a pleasant and a memorable experience!

  • 28Microlight Flying

    Microlight Flying

    Microlight flying in Coorg can be best described as an unforgettable experience. Allowing you to fly at around 5,000 ft above the surface of the earth, it gives wings to your dream flight. When up in the air, enjoy the aerial views of Coorg's mist clad landscapes, mountain peaks, and forests.

    The hand glider is perfect for two people and comes with a robust machine that can easily accelerate to a speed of 100 km/hr. Most of these gliders are usually imported from other countries and are fitted with other parts here.

  • 29Rock Climbing at Honnamana Kere

    Rock Climbing at Honnamana Kere

    Honnamanna Kere is widely considered as one of the best destinations for rock climbing in Coorg. The adjoining Gavi Betta and Mori Betta hills offer great opportunities for rock climbing enthusiasts. Before embarking on such a tour, ensure that you are properly harnessed with all the necessary safety gears, right type of footwear and gloves.

    Paying heed to the instructors and complying with their instructions and suggestions is mandatory. Rock climbing is best enjoyed during the winters when the sun is relatively weak. You should include this activity in your Coorg tour packages to make your vacation more memorable.

  • 30Waterfall Rappelling

    Waterfall Rappelling

    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.

  • 31Multi Adventure Package in Coorg

    Multi Adventure Package in Coorg
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    About the Activity:
    • It is a call for all the adventure freaks out there. Partake in this new set of adventure activities specially built for monsoon. It houses trek to Tadiandamol peak, adrenaline rushing water rappelling, hill top stay overlooking the mountains and much more.
    • Check in at the base by 07:00 AM, get yourself ready for the trek to one of the highest peaks in the western ghats that is Thadiandamol. Marvel at the virtuous beauty of the mountains from the hilltop where you will have lunch.
    • Spend rest of the day relaxing on the top with a nourishing barbecuing and bonfire, afterwhich you will camp under the stars.
    • After having your breakfast the next morning, head to engage in an exhilarating waterfall rappelling at Chelavara falls which will be followed by a jeep drive to Kabbe hills.
    • Following it, head back to the base camp and have your lunch. This marks the end of your trip.
  • 32Kayaking in Coorg

    Kayaking in Coorg
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    About the Destination:

    Coorg has always been one of the most favourite destinations for tourists who love the hills and forests! Embraced by the fascinating beauty of the Western Ghats of Karnataka, this lovely hill station is also counted amongst the most salubrious and serene tourist spots in the country.

    Home to some of the most amazing waterfalls, rivers and hills, Coorg is also a haven for the traveller who loves to interact with people from diverse cultures and backgrounds! A year round destination, this magical land showcases its meticulous beauty during the months of July and August as the monsoon showers ornate Coorg into a green paradise.

    About the Activity:

    Grab your oars and waste no time to head to the pristine rivers; get ready for kayaking in Coorg! The hill station is adorned with beautiful rivers that can take you on a pleasant joyride with kaykaing down the river beds amidst all the marvels of Mother Nature.

    Join this joyride for around 20 minutes, and paddle down through the azure waters; make your way through the lush green surroundings, enjoy the charm and allurement of Coorg! As the well-termed ‘Adventure Capital of India’, canoeing in Coorg is one such activity that can be undertaken by almost everyone and in all seasons. Kushalnagar, Madikeri and Kakkabe are some of the popular hubs for the water sports lovers.

  • 33Expereince Serenity at Talacauvery

    Expereince Serenity at Talacauvery
    Wish to feel your head in the clouds? Then heading to Talacauvery is one of the most memorable things to do in Coorg when you visit. Known as the source of river Kaveri, this place is known for its tranquilising and spiritual ambience. Surrounded by a 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. 

    • Best time to Visit: The best time to visit Talacauvery are the months from February to April and October to December
    • Location:Talacauvery is located 44 km from Madikeri on the slopes of Brahmagiri Hill
    • Timings: One should visit Talacauvery any time between 6 am to 8:30 pm
  • 34Quad Biking in Chelavara

    Quad Biking in Chelavara

    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.

  • 35Visit Nisargadhama

    Visit Nisargadhama
    Visiting Nisargadhamas is considered as one of the most refreshing activities in Coorg.This island is accessible by a beautiful hanging bridge and a total delight for nature lovers looking to escape the worries of life.There is also the NIsargadhama Ecological Park that is a must visit on this trip.

    Surrounded by thick bamboo groves and sandalwood forests, Nisarghamas is a delightful retreat in Coorg Adventure activities like picnicking, boating, photography or just spending some quiet time appreciating the wonder of nature’s exquisiteness. 

    • Best time to Visit: November to February is the best time to visit Nisargadhamas
    • Location:Nisargadhama is located near Kushalnagar in the Kogadu district of Karnataka.
    • Timings: It remains open throughout the day for visitors. 
  • 36Off Road Jeep Drive To Nishani Hills

    Off Road Jeep Drive To Nishani Hills
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    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.


  • 37Night Mountain Drive In Coorg

    Night Mountain Drive In Coorg
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    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.


  • 38Waterfall Visit

    Home to some picturesque hills and mountains in South India, Coorg is also home to some stunning waterfalls. Iruppa Falls, Abbi Falls as well as the Chelavara Falls are the most popular falls within this vicinity. Ranging from 100-200ft, the cascading waters make for a captivating sight to behold. These falls also have some interesting places to visit including national parks, temples and other natural reserves. Most of these waterfalls can only be reached by trekking and thus it also promotes trekking in Coorg.

    Sitting or picnicking beside their waters is considered as one of the most relaxing things to do in Coorg.  Most trails leading to these waterfalls are not too far away and may span just 2-3km.

  • 39Fishing

    Fishing

    Valnoor and Bheemeshwari fishing camps are considered to be two best fishing destinations in Karnataka. These camps possess authentic fishing licenses for serious anglers and have some rare species that are only meant for viewing and not fishing. The ambience is perfect for this recreational activity and is widely considered as one of the quietest places in the area. It is one of the most amazing sight in Coorg.

    The Maral and Mahseer variety of fish are considered to be the most prized catches in the area. The other fish found here also adds an element of surprise.  This fish camp is located around 250km away from Bangalore.

  • 40Jeep Drive to Kabbe Hills In Coorg

    Jeep Drive to Kabbe Hills In Coorg
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    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.




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Trekking in Coorg

Camping in Coorg

Resorts in Coorg

Homestays in Coorg

Jeep safari in Coorg

Attractions

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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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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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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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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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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.

Explore the best deals on Coorg holiday packages from the list we have specially made for you so that you the best of Coorg and experience all the 

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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.

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Pushpagiri Hill

One needs to register their names at the checkpoint before starting the trek, however, there is no entry fee, it is highly suggested to hire a guide at Bidahalli or Heggadamane villages for a smooth trekking experience. 

Pushpagiri is the second highest Peak in Coorg, first in the Pushpagiri wildlife sanctuary and sixth in the entire Karnataka state. It is one of the best Coorg tourist places to wander around. 

The trekking route gradually changes into difficult from moderate as you near the peak, the 7 KM route from the check post is usually covered in 3 to 4 hours one way.

Height: 5626 feet

Location: Pushpagiri, Kumaralli, Karnataka 571236

Best Time to visit: November to March.

Entry fee: No entry fee.

Timings: 6 AM to 6 PM

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Approximately 70 KM.

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Mandalpatti

The shorter route being the Abbi Falls Junctions and the longest being the Makkanduru, visitors often sped up from Abbi Falls Junction and return from Makanda. 

One can even take an early morning Jeep ride to the hill-top viewpoint, a popular spot in Mandalpatti. Mandalpatti is a paradise for nature enthusiasts and trekkers. 

You can park your vehicles near Mandalpatti forest checkpoint and then start trekking or take a jeep ride to the top. One of the nearest Coorg tourist places that have better points and spots to explore on a trekking excursion.

Height: 4050 feet

Location: Madikeri, India

Best Time to visit: November to June. It is better to avoid monsoon as while climbing as to avoid slip-ups.

Entry fee: Entry is free.

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

Distance from Madikeri Bus Stand: Approximately 25 to 30 KM

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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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