||Coorg District, Karnataka
||Abbey Falls, Raja's Seat, Iruppu Falls, Madikeri Fort, Nagarhole National Park
||1,525 m above the sea level
|Best Time To Visit
||October to May
Endowed with small hamlets, Coorg is a real summer retreat for the vacationers. The sleepy hill station is popular for undulating slopes and meandering rivers. Get enchanted with stunning views of verdant surroundings covered with carpets of luxurious vegetation. Coorg Tourism is a wonderful way to give yourself a relaxing yet exciting vacation.
Major Attractions of Coorg
The picturesque Abbey falls in Ponmudi is popular among the picnickers. It is one of the finest tourist attractions of the hill station alluring the travelers for its natural splendor.
The beautiful tourist spot is endowed with mist-covered blue hilly terrains and misty valleys wrapped with green fields. Raja's Seat is a perfect place of relaxation, blessed with serenity and calmness.
The magnificent structure of Madikeri Fort was formerly built of mud and later on was replaced by a concrete stone. The imposing fort was constructed by Tipu Sultan and houses the palace of the Lingayat rulers.
Iruppu falls is must visited place during your Coorg tour. It is a renowned pilgrimage destination associated with the life of Lord Rama. An ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva is built on the banks of river Ramathiratha. On the auspicious occasion of Mahashivratri, hordes of pilgrims throng here to take a holy dip in the mighty river.
Nagarhole National Park
Enjoy wildlife viewing at Nagarhole National Park. The dense forests of the park are habitat to varied fauna species including panthers, tigers, wild elephants, deer, langur, wild dogs and many more.
Accommodation in Coorg
Coorg Tourism offers wide range of staying options to its tourists, including resorts, bungalows, hotels and home-stays. Being a popular holidaying destination, number of budget and deluxe hotels are available in the hill station like Orange Country Resort, Club Mahindra Resort, Rajdarshan, Hill Town and many more.
How to Reach Coorg
The nearest airport from Coorg is at Mangalore
The nearest railhead from Coorg is at Mysore
Roadways buses ply from Mysore, Bangalore, Hassan and Mangalore to Coorg.