With charming attractions and salubrious climate, Coorg happens to be amongst the favourite for vacationer planning a trip in summer vacations. The major attractions of this hill station in Karnataka include Abbey Falls, Raja's Seat, Madikeri Fort, Iruppu Falls and Nagarhole National Park
It is located about 60 km north of Bangalore. Nandi hills are 1478 meters high and is like a source for several rivers. In earlier times it was the most famous summer treat of Tipu Sultan. In later times it became the most preferred summer destination for the British. They also made several hill resorts in this place. The amazing beauty of this hill station of Karnataka attracts holiday-makers from all around the world. Besides enjoying the cool atmosphere of this place tourists can also visit the Tipu Sultan's summer palace and the various hill resorts constructed by the Britishers.
Located at the height of 1434 m Kermana is truly a summer retreat for globetrotters. It is situated in the hills of Baba Budan and was a summer resort of the Maharaja of Mysore. The magnificent valleys and splendid mountains is a real treat for the spectators. While in Kemmana gundi tourists can also visit the Hebbe waterfalls that are approximately 168 m high. It is also a very famous picnic spot among the local population. The weather of Kemmana gundi is very pleasant through out the year. Here one can also indulge themselves in trekking and bird watching.
It is located at an altitude of 5000 m above the sea level. It is referred as the Scotland of India and is an ideal destination for those travelers who are looking for a getaway to escape the maddening crowd of the cities. In this Karnataka hill station, they can spend their holidays in the lap of nature in a cool and peaceful environment. The breathtaking view of the hills casts its magic on every visitor. Besides praising the mesmerizing aura of Madikeri travelers can also visit the lush green coffee and cardamom plantations. The aroma of coffee will simply captivate you.
They are located at a distance of 247 km from Bangalore sandwiched between Cauvery and Tungabhadra rivers. It is a picturesque hill station of Karnataka situated at the height of 5091 m from the sea level. There is also a dense forest in this place where one can watch different species of animals. This place is a true paradise for the holiday-makers and wildlife enthusiasts. There is also a temple named Ranganatha Swami that is worth watching.
Escape the usual hectic schedule and stressful life and spend some restful holidays in the beautiful hill station of Kudermukh. The word Kudermukh means the horse face. It is located at an altitude of 1894 m above the sea level just 95 km south-west of Chikmaglur town. Here one can relax and unwind themselves in the enchanting atmosphere.
It is situated in the Teethahalli Taluka of Shimoga. The untouched beauty of this hill station of Karnataka is quite well known among the travelers and young couples. It is also one of the most preferred destination for mountain trekking and offers ample opportunity to the holiday-makers to explore the magical scenic view of Kundadri.