Coorg is famous for its rolling hills and gorgeous valleys. Coffee plantations and rice fields have only added to its untamed natural beauty. While these scenic wild gardens are often enough reason to visit, Coorg has other tricks up its sleeves too, with a surfeit of local curiosities that will get you out of your shell and exploring this haven of tranquility.
Our representative at Bangalore Airport welcomes you on arrival, before accompanying you on the 272 km drive to Coorg in an air-conditioned sedan. Check-in at the resort, before taking the day off to get familiar with your new surroundings at leisure. Overnight stay at the resort.
Eat a hearty breakfast, before driving down to Talakaveri, a village on the Brahmagiri Hills which marks the start point of River Kaveri, and Bhagamandala, where it takes on the riverine form. Here, you can visit the Talakaveri Temple, which ties in the many founding myths surrounding the origins of River Kaveri. Complete the day with a visit to Madikeri to shop for spices, honey, coffee and other souvenirs. Overnight stay at the resort.
After breakfast, it is time for some unadulterated wonder with a trip to Raja’s Seat, where you can savour panoramic views of the Coorg valley and endless expanses of misty greenery beyond. Up next are the Abbi Falls and their cascading, frothy waters, which is a must-see for any nature enthusiast. Visit the colorful and enchanting Omkareshwar Temple, before immersing yourself in the perfectly preserved regalia of Madikeri Fort. Relax in the evening. Overnight stay at the resort.
With a final breakfast, time to bid goodbye to Coorg and its immaculate scenery. Drive back to Bangalore Airport, in time for the flight home.