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Attractions to explore near Omkareshwara temple

Omkareshwara temple Temple Rd, Stuart Hill, Madikeri, Karnataka 571201, India

An ancient shrine dedicated to Lord Shiva which was constructed in a mix of gothic and Islamic styles. Omkareshwara Temple was built by Lingarajendra in 1820 CE. The Shivalinga installed inside the temple is believed to be brought from Kashi.

Nearby Attractions

Madikeri Fort0.30 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

one of the interesting places for sightseeing in Coorg built in the last quarter of the 17th century by Mudduraja. It was first built in the last quarter of 17th century by Mudduraja. There was a palace built inside the fort as well.

Raja's Seat0.87 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

Raja's seat is a seasonal garden of flowers and artificial fountains. A mountain peak in Kodagu district surrounded by Pushpagiri wildlife sanctuary. Well known for trekking. Pushpagiri is the highest peak in Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary in the Western Ghats of Karnataka.

Abbey Falls Madkeri11.67 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

The waterfalls which is located between private coffee plantation. There is a hanging bridge constructed just opposite to the falls.

Mandalpatti Peak14.54 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

Part of Pushpagiri reserve forest, Mandalpatti Peak is a mist covered peak accessible only by vehicles capable of off roading or by hike. The grassland laden peak offers great views of the valleys and the hills below. Mandalpatti is also known as ‘Mugilu-Peth’ or ‘Mugilu-Pete’ in local language. It means Market of Cloud, a very apt name for the place.

Dubare Elephant Camp-Resort-Junglelodges18.66 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

An important base for the Karnataka Forest Department's elephants. At present, after logging operations with elephants have ceased, the elephants have been practically retired except for giving interaction activities with them to tourists.

Nisargadhama21.26 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

Tourism, wildlife sanctuary,photography, picnic spot and boating.

Namdroling Monastery Golden Temple24.50 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

This is the largest teaching center of the Nyingma lineage of Tibetan Buddhism in the World. This monastery is home for the sangha community of over five thousand Lamas.

Tadiandamol Hills26.78 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

This is the highest mountain in Kodagu district and also the third highest peak in Karnataka. Trekkers paradise, offroad, adventure. The peak presents amazing opportunities for trekking lovers. Once at the peak, tourists are offered with breathtaking views of the area around amidst an exceptionally calm and refreshing atmosphere.

Pushpagiri27.06 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

A mountain peak in Kodagu district surrounded by Pushpagiri wildlife sanctuary. Well known for trekking. Pushpagiri is the highest peak in Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary in the Western Ghats of Karnataka.

Talakaveri Temple27.46 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

A hill station and a temple located on the slopes of the Brahmagiri hills which was the birthplace of Sacred river Kaveri.

Kukke Shri Subrahmanya Temple30.27 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

Kukke Subramanya is located amidst hills of Subramanya in western ghats. Lord Subramanya is the deity worshiped in the form of a Cobra in the temple.

Thirunetti Kallu32.19 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

A mountain peak with tall rocks that resembles a forehead. A short trek of 2 kilometers takes you to amazing views of wavy Western Ghat mountains.

Bisle Ghat32.84 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

Bisle Ghat is the best picturesque destination of Karnataka and is rewarded as 'heaven on the earth'.

Sasippara- ശശ്ശിപ്പാറ33.24 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

Sasipara sits at a height of 1220 meters above sea level with views of many small towns and continuos mountains of the Western Ghats. From here, there are trekking routes to Coorg- the popular tourist destination in Karnataka and to many nearby villages. This is a very less explored attraction in the region.

Paithalmala34.59 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

The tallest peak in Kannur District with a year round cool climate.

A large sculpture of Christ the Redeemer on top of a hill, overlooking valleys and mountain ranges below. About 2 kilometers of hiking(one side) is required to reach the place. Especially popular for sunset views.

Ezharakund Waterfalls36.03 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

Located near to the famous Paithalmala of Kannur, Ezharakund Waterfalls consists of a series of waterfalls along a stream, with rocky pits of varying sizes and depths underneath every fall. A hike along the stream give visitors access to all the falls, and pools for swimming.

Kottancheri Hill Station Malom36.44 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

Part of majestic Western ghats, carpeted by a lush rain forest canopy. A trekker's paradise with numerous trails.

Thayyeni Koomban36.85 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

Hike through jungle, stand on top of the tallest peak in the vicinity, enjoy a breathtaking sunset if you are lucky.

Chathamangalam Hills (Theruvumala Kannur)36.91 KMs away from Omkareshwara temple

Chathamangalam Hills, also known as Theruvumala is a hill station is a trekking spot in the Kannur district of Kerala, India. The hilltop consists of a large plain of grasslands and lies near the border of Coorg in Karnataka.