Easily one of the most attractive regions in India, Coorg or Kodagu is an enchanting expanse of natural tourist spot that nestles amid the hills and valleys of the picturesque Western Ghats.
The Kodagu people have always stood apart handsome, brave and hospitable. A distinguished martial tradition has given the Indian Army several Generals and Brigadiers.
Known by their special variants of wearing the saree, the Kodagu women are graceful and beautiful. Kodagu district has several tourist spots of historic, epic and natural importance.
Kodagu has three taluks- Madikeri, Virajpet and Somwarpet. Steep hills, valleys and gorges with countless streams that gurgle through them, beckon intrepid trekkers and rock climbers.
Fairs & Festivals Celebrated in Coorg Karnataka
Kali Podu in September, Huthri in November/December and Madikeri Dassera.
How To Get There - Coorg
No direct air connection.
Kodagu is the only district in Karnataka without an inch of rail track.
Kodagu is accessible only by road. Many buses operated by SKRTC. Pass through Madikeri enroute to Mangalore. KSTDC organises regular package tours.
Places To Stay in Coorg Karnataka
Hotel Coorg International, Madikeri.
Hotel Rajdarshan, Madikeri.
Orange Country Resort, Siddapura.
Hotel Chitra, Madikeri.
Capital Village, Madikeri.
General Information about Coorg Karnataka
October to April.
Western Ghats, Karnataka.
Main Tourist attraction places of Coorg
River Cauvery, Coffee Plantations.