Coorg is also known as Kodagu, Coorg is a popular tourist destination in Karnataka. River Cauvery gently meanders through this destination. Several streams located in this destination and a backdrop of Western Ghats adds charm to this place. In order to enjoy the same, one can choose from among the several Coorg packages. On your next holiday, head to Coorg. Located in the Western Ghats in southern India, this hill town resort has lots of peace and quiet on offer to visitors. Its proximity to Bangalore, makes it an ideal weekend break destination for rest and relaxation. The weather is pleasant all through. Tour packages to Coorg are plenty but to make your Coorg holiday truly memorable, choose to stay at a homestay or farm. For a real treat, there are several luxury resorts in Coorg that offer a unique experience as well...[+] More
Coorg Travel Packages - Sightseeing/Activities/Places of Interest
Did you know there is a Scotland in India? Confused? Dont be. Coorg in Karnataka is fondly known as the Scotland of India because of its rolling hills and scenic countryside. Located in the Kodagu district, the elevation of this hill resort town is a little over 1500 metres above sea level. The topography comprises rolling tea and coffee estates, spice plantations and orange orchards. The scenic beauty in Coorg has much relief from city life to offer tourists. While in Coorg, try some authentic and spicy Coorgi cuisine. The menu includes several non vegetarian and vegetarian dishes; all cooked using spices that are typically grown and cultivated locally. The best time to visit Coorg is from May to November when the plains are scorching. The verdant landscape of Coorg is not only soothing for the mind, body and soul but also accommodates for some activities and various adventure sports including whitewater rafting, trekking and angling. Coorg is also notable for the Nagarhole Wildlife Sanctuary or Rajiv Gandhi National Park where wildlife roams free including deer, bison, elephant chital and sambhar. Tigers and leopards also inhabit the National Park. Other places of visit in Coorg are Madikeri town and Irpu Falls. Places to visit in Coorg
Nalnad Palace- Dodda Viraraja built this palace in the year 1792, and has gained immense popularity for its beautiful paintings and eye catching architecture. A prominent Hindu King known as Lingaraja used to use this palace as a hunting lodge.
Nisargadhama, Dubare- A famous wild life sanctuary, Nisargadhama also attracts a large number of tourists every year. The serenity and tranquillity of the place motivates people in pursuing creative arts. The place is also famous among honeymooners.
With a suitable Coorg Travel package, these attractions can be enjoyed. Weather
You can plan your visit anytime of the year but October to April is the perfect time to visit this destination. Coorg Tour packages are available round the year. Night Life
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