Kodagu, a district in Karnataka, is a paradise for those looking for all especially those who are looking for a holiday amidst the natural beauty of Western Ghats. Nicknamed “Scotland of India” and “Coorg” this district is full of lush green spaces, picturesque tea and coffee plantations, and scenic sightseeing spots. Located at a distance of 265 Km from Bangalore, Coorg can be reached in 6 to 7 hours via road. If you are planning on exploring Karnataka on your next holiday, then make sure you save a couple of days for Coorg in your Karnataka tour itinerary. Here are a few things you can do in Coorg to give you an idea of how wonderful your holiday in Karnataka will be.
One of the top tourist attractions in Coorg is the cascading Abbey falls. Stunning waterfalls emerging from the lush greenery of coffee plantations and the Abbey falls can be seen from the hanging bridge. The next top place to visit in Coorg is the Raja’s seat. Try to be here before sunset, as the sight of the sun setting over the valley from this park is magnificent. Coorg is popular among adventure buffs as it is home to numerous beautiful trekking spots like Thadiyadmol, Pushpagiri and Bharmhagiri hills. Other sightseeing places in Coorg include the Madikeri Fort, Irupu falls and Dubare elephant camp. To make your stay in Coorg even more pleasant, there are plenty of resorts and cottages located in middle of all that natural beauty.
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