If you are a coffee lover, you wouldn’t be able to resist visiting Chikmagalur for long. Even if coffee is not your weakness, this lush green town should be your next holiday destination. The fresh oxygen loaded air is a retreat for everyone who is looking for a relaxing break from his or her monotonous […]
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
Forts always have a mysterious aura surrounding them. Most of them are reminiscences of a rich bygone era. Every fort has a history associated with it. Now if a fort exists in the midst of dense forest and atop a hill in the beautiful Western Ghats, it is bound to be a place full of […]
Shanti Falls is a refreshing sight that awaits visitors on their trek to Z Point in the lush green forest stretch of Kemmenagundi. The waterfall is located at a distance of around 55 km from the town of Chikmagalur in Karnataka. The beauty of the falls attracts visitors and trekkers alike who often treat the […]
Only once in a while do we come across a place that has something to offer to everyone; and only rarely do you find the perfect place to stay there. DMVilla in Chikmagalur is just that – the perfect place for you to discover a different kind of a holiday in Chikmagalur. Chikmagalur is a […]
The river Hemavathi is a tributary of Kaveri. This river originates in the Western Ghats – Ballala Rayana Durga – in Chikmagalur. The river joins with its main tributary, Yagachi river, at Hassan, then flows on to join Cauvery near Krishnarajasagara. The river is nearly 245 km long from its place of origin to where […]
Bhadra dam is built on the river Bhadra, which is a tributary of the River Tungabhadra. It is situated in Chikmagalur town in Karnataka. Irrigation and irrigation storage are one of the best benefits that are enjoyed through this dam. It also provides power to towns and villages nearby. It was commissioned in 1965. QUICK […]
Chikmagalur is a sun-kissed valley in Karnataka with mystic natural beauty. The fertile land is a part of the Western Ghats and has a blanket of greenery covering it beautifully. Chikmagalur enjoys the distinction of being the first place for successful coffee plantation in India. Today it has several coffee estates defining its landscape in […]
Chikmagalur is a place with abundant natural beauty. This fertile valley is drenched in greenery and is situated in the foothills of the mighty Western Ghats. The scenic beauty and the unpolluted atmosphere of the place have led to its popularity as a traveler’s paradise. Set in the alluring locales of Chikmagalur are some of […]
Kerehaklu Eco Retreat is one of the exotic resorts near Chikmagalur. Kerehaklu Eco Retreat, as the name implies, is a retreat that offers pleasures of nature in abundance. Nestled inside a serene and fertile 275 acre coffee plantation and surrounded by scenic beauty on all sides the resort is a perfect place to snatch a […]
Chikmagalur is a valley with breath taking natural beauty. Increasing the beauty of the valley are the various holiday resorts that share a part of this natural beauty. One such peaceful and greenery soaked resort near Chikmagalur is the Kanthi Nivas. Kanthi Nivas – A Sojourn Surrounded by Nature on All Sides Kanthi Nivas is […]