Charmadi Ghat trek is a dream come true. Charmadi is a beautiful region within the Chikmagalur district of Karnataka. It is known for its picturesque views and scenic landscapes owing to its location in the Western Ghats. Trekking is a pleasure at the terrain of Charmadi that is home to lush forests, evergreen shrubs, […]
Chikmagalur, also known as Chikmagaluru, is a scenic town in the Chikmagalur district of Karnataka. Its name translates into the “Younger daughter’s town”. Despite being smaller in comparison, Chikmagalur is popular as a tourist destination for its stunning hills and picturesque views. Another reason behind its popularity is its amazingly aromatic coffee, for which this town is often referred to as “The Coffee Land of Karnataka”. Located at the foothill of Mullyanagiri Ranges, it attracts passionate trekkers every year.
People desiring to avoid the bustle of big cities also visit this town for spending some peaceful days. Among the many attractions of the city, one important one is the Mullain Giri, the highest peak of Karnataka.
The other attractions of this hill station are Hebbe Falls, Kudremukha, Sharadamba Temple, St. Joseph’s Cathedral and Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary. People also go to Baba Budangiri and Kemmangundi for trekking. Read more about Chikmagalur
Ombattu Gudda trek is a difficult trail to tread. Ombattu Gudda literally translates to Nine Hill. The question is why is it called so – that’s because of the nine domes of the hills that are visible from the top. Ombattu Gudda trek or Trekking on the Nine Hill should be an adventure. Located at […]
No wonder that Koppa trek trails fascinate every adventure buff. Nestled in the beautiful district of Chikmagalur in Karnataka, is a cozy little town called Koppa. It holds a special significance to nature lovers as it offers breath-taking views, scenic trails and boasts of a pleasant climate at 763 metres above sea level. No wonder […]
Annapoorneshwari Temple (Annapurneswari Temple) in Horanadu is located on the banks of River Bhadra in District Chikmagalur of Karnataka. Situated in the dense forest and valleys of Western Ghats, Annapoorneshwari or Annapurna is a Hindu goddess of nutrition and food. The literal meaning of Annapoorneshwari is “Feeding one and all”. Anyone who visits this temple is […]
Kalasa, the temple town of Karnataka, is a must-visit. There are many temple towns in Karnataka, associated with events from centuries ago, providing a glimpse into the spiritual soul of the region. These revered sites also showcase the architectural heritage of Southern India which boasts so many styles and design philosophies, representing the many dynasties […]
Amrutesvara Temple’s Hoysala architecture stands to this day across the heartland of Karnataka, reminding visitors of the long history and legacy of the region. Located in Amruthapura, around 67 kilometres north of Chikmagalur town, the Amrutesvara Temple is a 12th century temple that encapsulates the salient features of South Indian temple architecture while also being […]
Kalhatti Giri Falls (Kalahasti Falls) is in Chikmagalur district at Kallathipura in Karnataka. The waterfall is in an elegant location and is a beautiful cascading waterfall amidst the luscious greenery. The waterfall from the Chandra Drona hills around 122 meters’ height above. The fall is in the front of Veerabhadreshwara temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. […]
Sirimane Falls is a famous tourist destination. It lies at a distance of 300 kms from Bangalore and 5 kms from the Kigga Chikmangalur. It is one of the many waterfalls located on the Western Ghats. It is a splendid fall with a beautiful view. The water feeds the coffee estates and paddy fields located […]
Situated in South Western Karnataka, Chikmagalur is known for its coffee plantations. Thousands of tourists throng the town owing to its picturesque landscape, gushing falls, wildlife sanctuary, pilgrim centers and attractive coffee plantation. This quaint city is blessed with a very soothing climate round the year due to its geographical location in the Western Ghats. […]
Chikmagalur is a nature lover’s paradise. Nestled in the foothills of the Mullayanagiri range, Chikmagalur is blessed with abundant scenic beauty in the form of lush green forests, tall mountains, refreshing coffee plantations, sparkling waterfalls and breath-taking valleys. Complementing the natural beauty of the land are some splendid places to stay that can make a […]