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Places To Visit In Coorg

1. Abbey Falls

Abbey Falls

4 kms
from city center

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1 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

The river is part of the early reaches of the river Kaveri. Flow is much higher during the monsoon season. The waterfall is located between private coffee plantations with stocky coffee bushes and spice estates with trees entwined with pepper vines. A hanging bridge constructed just opposite the falls.
It was earlier called Jessi falls named after a British officer's wife. However, the place was a thick jungle area back then. Years later, the beautiful waterfall was discovered by Mr Neravanda B Nanaiah who bought the place from the government and converted it into a coffee and spices plantation that is surrounding the waterfall today.
The rise in tourists influx over the years has taken a huge toll on the natural beauty of the place and resulted in polluted water that stinks during the summer season and unaccountable amount of plastic littering throughout the estate and the river.

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2. Talacauvery

Talacauvery

30 kms
from city center

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2 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

The place of origin of the Cauvery river from the Brahmagiri Hills, Talacauvery is extremely sacred and hence attracts many tourists and devotees.

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3. Nagarhole National Park

Nagarhole National Park

63 kms
from city center

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3 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

With its diversity of flora and fauna, the Nagarhole National Park is one of the best known wildlife reserves in India. It houses not just multiple species of plants and shrubbery but also mammals, reptiles, crawlers and rare birds.

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4. Namdroling Monastery

Namdroling Monastery

0 kms
from city center

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4 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Coorg is home to the famous Namdroling monastery. It is situated just 6 Kms from the town of Kushalnagar and 35 Kms from the Madikeri. It belongs to the Sangha community. The temple is termed "golden" because of the golden work done on every painting. It is a typical Tibetan monastery. The monastery is presided over by an 18m-high gold-plated Buddha. Children are also taught outside the temple. The paintings inside the temple describe the gods, demons, culture and also some of the phases of Buddha's life.

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Coorg Tour Packages

Picturesque Panorama & Temples of Coorg Deluxe

2 Nights

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Explore Mysore & Coorg in 3 Nights Standard Package

3 Nights

Staring from Rs. 9,500

5. White River rafting in Barapole River, Coorg

White River rafting in Barapole River, Coorg

5 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Barapole river is a famous white river rafting destination in Coorg. The white frothy river with speedy waters and rapids, flowing through beautiful landscapes, makes for an ideal river rafting experience.

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6. Burude Falls

Burude Falls

4 kms
from city center

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6 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Located on the outskirts, Burude Falls offer a spectacular view to behold. You need to trek a little, before you get to these falls, but the view is worth all that effort.

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Top Hotels in Coorg

Taj Madikeri Resort & Spa Coorg

Staring from INR 12,500

Three Hills Coorg

Staring from INR 2,000

7. Tadiandamol Peak

Tadiandamol Peak

21 kms
from city center

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7 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Tadiandamol is the highest mountain peak in Coorg, at an elevation of 1748m. Most tourists interested in trekking are drawn to this place as the journey is difficult, but the view from the top, unparalleled.

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8. Iruppu Falls

Iruppu Falls

58 kms
from city center

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8 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Iruppu Falls is a fresh water cascade located in the Brahmagiri Mountain Range, in the Kodagu district of Karnataka. These are also known as the Lakshmana Tirtha Falls, a name derived from the name of the tributary of Cauvery which starts from these falls, the Lakshmana Tirtha river. A major tourist attraction, the falls attracts a large number of tourists every year because of their mesmerizing natural beauty.

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9. Honnamana Kere Lake

Honnamana Kere Lake

27 kms
from city center

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9 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

The biggest lake in Coorg, this one has spiritual as well as historical significance. Named after Goddess Honnamana, adjacent to this lake is a temple dedicated to the goddess.

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10. Raja's Seat

Raja's Seat

1 kms
from city center

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10 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

The relaxing venue for the Kings of Kodagu, the view from Raja's Seat is unparalleled.

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11. Omkareshwara Temple

Omkareshwara Temple

1 kms
from city center

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11 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Depicting both Islamic and Gothic architecture, Omkareshwara temple was built in 1820 by Lingarajendra as a dedication to Lord Shiva.

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12. Trekking

Trekking

12 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

You could go for a professionally arranged trek or if you just want to wander in the greens on your own, that too would be an equally enjoyable experience.

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13. Madikeri Fort

Madikeri Fort

0 kms
from city center

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13 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Built in the 17th century by Muddu Raja using mud, the structure was rebuilt by Tipu Sultan in granite.

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14. Honey Valley - Nilakandi Falls

Honey Valley - Nilakandi Falls

25 kms
from city center

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14 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

The Nilakandi Falls are located the midst of the dense tropical forests of Coorg and trace their source somewhere in the Thadiyendamol range. It is a picturesque and serene waterfall that lends trekkers a wonderful waterfall shower experience

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15. Somwarpet

Somwarpet

22 kms
from city center

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15 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Somwarpet, a town in the north east of the Coorg district, has several tourist attractions, the main being Beelur Golf Club along with the Mallalli Falls and the Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary.

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16. Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary

Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary

30 kms
from city center

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16 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Pushpagiri is one of the 21 wildlife sanctuaries in Karnataka and home to many rare and endangered species of birds. The Kumara Parvat peak lies here. This National Park is also a proposed World Heritage site.

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17. Ayurvedic treatments

Ayurvedic treatments

17 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

You get a whole range of rejuvenating Ayurvedic massage and spa packages in Coorg. Ayurjeevan is one of the most famous Ayurvedic therapy center.

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18. Bhagamandala

Bhagamandala

22 kms
from city center

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18 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Bhagamandala is situated in the scenic foothills of Talacauvery, at a distance of only 39 kms from Madikeri. Talacauvery is the source and origin of the River Kaveri, which is often referred to as 'Dakshin Ganga' which means 'Ganga of the South' and is one of the seven sacred rivers of the country. A bath in the holy waters of the Bhagamandala is not only extremely sacred but also a very spiritually uplifting and cleansing experience. Immersing in the pure and thoroughly enchanting waters of the holy Triveni Sangam has an infinitely positive effect on the mind, body and soul.

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19. Brahmagiri Trek

Brahmagiri Trek

28 kms
from city center

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19 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Taking individuals deep inside the Brahmagiri Wildlife Sanctuary, the Brahmagiri trek is a delight with its myriad offerings. The route traverses lush forests, green grasslands and countless small streams and rivers.

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20. City Shopping

City Shopping

20 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Coorg is well known for its traditional Kodagu jewels and the made-in-Coorg honey. You can also buy Coorg coffee, straight from the coffee plantations.

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21. Gaddige Raja's Tomb

Gaddige Raja's Tomb

1 kms
from city center

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21 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Built in the Indo-Saracenic style of architecture, this beautiful structure of Gaddige Raja's tomb is the mortal remains of the Kodavad Royalty. These tombs date back to 1820.

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22. Mallalli Falls

Mallalli Falls

29 kms
from city center

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22 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Mallalli Falls take place in the northern region of Kodagu District, Karnataka. The Kumaradhara River is the main watercourse for this waterfall. The Kumaradhara later on flows through Kukke Subrahmanya and merges with the Netravati River at Uppinangadi, which then empties into the Arabian Sea at Mangalore.

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23. Kutta

Kutta

61 kms
from city center

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23 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Replete with misty mountains, undulating rivers and cascading waterfalls, Kutta is a great tourist attraction with its beautiful flora and fauna.

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24. Brahmagiri Wildlife Sanctuary

Brahmagiri Wildlife Sanctuary

30 kms
from city center

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24 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

A part of the Western Ghats, this sanctuary is named after its highest peak, Brahmagiri peak. Rare species of mammals, reptiles and birds can be spotted here.

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25. Kopatty Hills

Kopatty Hills

16 kms
from city center

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25 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Kopatty Hills is one of the lesser known trekking destinations in India. It is the myriad landscapes that such a short trail offers lends the trek its appeal.

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26. Angling (Fishing) in Coorg

Angling (Fishing) in Coorg

26 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

River Cauvery has lots of fishing camps located on the banks. Valnur, a village near Coorg, is famous for its fishing camps.

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27. Chettali

Chettali

12 kms
from city center

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27 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Located on the Madikeri-Siddapur Road, Chettali is a small village blessed with lush greenery and misty hills surrounding it. The Cherala bhagavathy temple here also attracts tourists and devotees.

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28. Rameshwara temple

Rameshwara temple

221 kms
from city center

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28 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Located on the banks of the Lakshman Tirtha River, Rameshwara temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is famous for having the power to cleanse the sins of those devotees who visit here.

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29. Nalakunad Palace

Nalakunad Palace

21 kms
from city center

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29 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

It was the hunting lodge of Kodagu king dating back to 18th century. It is situated at the bottom of Coorg's highest peak Tadiyendamol.

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30. Bird Watching

Bird Watching

30 out of 30
Places To Visit in Coorg

Coffee and spice plantations and lush greens are home to a variety of exotic flora and fauna. The vegetation is ideal for native, rare, endangered - all sorts of birds.

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