Coorg, also called Kodagu, is a small district in Karnataka state. It is the most popular and tourist’s favorite hill station in southern India, Also called “Scotland of India” due to its mountainous, misty and cool weather, Coorg is located on the eastern slopes of the Western Ghats.
Madikeri City is the headquarters of coorg which is framed by mountains from all the sides. As in song “Madikeri mel manju” which means mist over madikeri, it is always covered by mist all over the year.
Snaky roads, aroma of coffee blossom, greenly coffee plantation, trees swallowed by pepper vine, slow moving sea waves like mountains covered with green forests, tea estates, songs of birds, misty and cool weather, homemade wines and chocolates , Coorg special spices, pollution and stress free environment, Coorg special dishes, heavenly cottages, home stays giving a feel of home away from home , cool and party freak people-all this features of Coorg, makes it a heartthrob tourist centre for tourists.
Abbey falls, Omkareswara temple, raja seat, Madikeri fort, gaddige, Talakaveri, Bhagamandala, Kaveri nisargadhama, Irupu falls, Chelavara falls, Nagarahole reserved forest, Malhalli falls, Golden temple, Dubbare elephant camp, Mandalpatti, Nalknad palace, Igguthappa temple, Harangi dam, Yemmemadu dargah, Chiklihole reservoir are some of the must visit places in Coorg.
Thadiyandamol hill, Kotebetta, Pushpagiribetta, Brahmagiri are the trekking places for trekking lovers.