When in Chikmagalur, it is essential to take back home varieties of locally grown coffee beans and berries. Head to the National Coffee Research Station or Panduranga Coffee 1938 to get your hands on some exclusive varieties of some of the best coffee in the country. Apart from the famous coffee, do get some popular arts and handicrafts at Nature Craft, a popular souvenir store here. Market Road is a popular shopping area here. Although you won't find large brands and big stores here, the small shops and stalls make it a unique experience for your time shopping in Chikamagalur.