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The Biligiriranga hills, or the BR Hill as they are better known, are a bit of heaven between the Western and the Eastern Ghats, with a wonderful floral diversity and a vast variety of fauna as well.
Its rich natural beauty is home to a number of exotic animals and birds, and one can spend the most enjoyable times here spotting these. The places which you must visit while here are the Dodda Sampide Mara which means big Champak tree and is a spiritual site which holds a thousand year old tree, Biligiri Rangaswamy temple, a coffee estate and BRT wildlife sanctuary. The terrain here will also let you indulge in activities such as trekking, river rafting and fishing. One can also take home local artifacts and handicrafts popular here.
BR hills has the best of flora and fauna in South India. It has forests with perfect road connectivity and provides a wide range of unique eco-systems of both Western and Eastern Ghats.
Less number of restaurants and congested parking space
The place is best for people seeking for a bike ride. Also the people in deeply love with wildlife and nature must pay a visit to the destination.
The nearest airport is at Bangalore (220km) and the nearest railway station is at Chamarajanagar (40km). It is also well connected by road with regular buses. Those who want to self drive take the ... (Read More)
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