A hill called Kodachadri in the district of Shimoga is a lesser known trekking destination. This peak in the Western Ghats winds through thick forests and is the natural habitat of a variety of wildlife.
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The Kodachadri hill range is a part of the Western Ghats and lies 115 km from the Shimoga district. It is considered that the Kodachadri Hill was the original abode of the Goddess, before Sri Adi Shankara had the idol of the Goddess installed at the Kollur Temple.
The entire island can be trekked across in 90 minutes. Sea shells scattered along the shoreline are interesting to collect and study.
Virajpet, near Coorg, is a good location to stay and visit places. There are many places in coffee estates for you to stay.
The Brahmagiri wildlife sanctuary is situated on the border between Wyanad District of Kerala state on the south and Kodagu District in Karnataka on the north side. It covers an area of about 181 Kms
Get to know the famous personalities in/from Karnataka. While Cricket does dominate all over India, Karnataka has produced some notable sports persons from non-cricket field
Get to know the famous personalities from the literary field in Karnataka. Our state has famous authors, poets in Kannada and English language.
Get to know the famous actors and actresses in/from Karnataka. Kannada movie world is however much smaller than other language movie fields.
If you ever have a desire to glide like a bird near Bangalore just drive down to Nandi Hills. Many trainers and professional paraglider pilots prefer Nandi Hills, due to the ideal terrain for paragliding.
Kudremukh National Park is located at a distance of 95 Kms from Chickmagalur and 350 Kms from Bangalore. It is the 2nd largest Wildlife Protected Area.