India’s pocket of green in the south-west along the Malabar coast is a cornucopia of perfect nature views and simple delights. The combination of mountains and tropical splendor is an instant relaxant, as you escape the clutches of everyday hassles and into the lap of serenity, on this trip to Coorg and Wayanad.
Arrive to a warm welcome from our representative at Bangalore Airport/Railway Station. Drive to Coorg, renowned for its natural majesty. Stop over at Byalkuppe’s famous stupa, for the sights and a sense of the expat Tibetan culture. More wonder is in store at Nisargdhama, a island on the Kavery and a world class nature preserve. Check in on arrival at Coorg and check out the panoramas at Raja’s Seat in the evening. Overnight stay in Coorg.
Fill up on breakfast, before embarking on a visit to some of Coorg’s popular sites. Start off on a serene and calming note, at the Omkareshwar Temple, before delving into history at Raja’s Tomb. Visit Tala Cauvery and Bagmandala, the two important destinations in the origin of River Kauvery and the myths around it. Also on the agenda is the gushing awesomeness of Abbi Falls. Return to a relaxing evening. Overnight stay in Coorg.
With breakfast done, it is time to set off in search of more magnificent Malabari vistas at Wayanad in North Kerala. En route stop at the Dubare Elephant Camp, which is essentially a nature sanctuary with a lot on offer, apart from elephants. After check-in at Wayanad, dive straight into the mesmeric natural views at Pookat Lake. Proceed to the bewitching sights of Lakkidi View Point and the mystique of the historic Chain Tree. Overnight stay in Wayanad.
On Day 4, more unique wonders of Wayanad await you. After a sumptuous breakfast, set out to explore the cavernous Muthanga Wildlife Sanctuary. We then head to the prehistoric caves of Edakkal, entering a world of ancient remnants without a link to the present. Revel at the surreal Soochipara and Meenmutty waterfalls, before calling it a day. Overnight stay in Wayanad.
Your ‘Scenic South’ tour concludes with a delicious final breakfast. After that, set off on the final drive to the Bangalore Airport/Railway Station, just in time for the journey home from this refreshing trip!