12 attractions you should visit in Kodagu - With photos & details

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Top 12 attractions to explore in Kodagu

The thickly wooded grandeur on the Western Ghats, is the most beautiful hill station of Karnataka.

Abbey Falls MadkeriAbbey falls madkeri, Hoskeri, Karnataka 571252, India
Waterfalls
Plantations

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

Dubare Elephant Camp-Resort-JunglelodgesKushalanagar, Nanjarayapatna, Karnataka 571234, India
Zoos
Wildlife Safari Spots
Short Hikes

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.

Iruppu Waterfalls, BrahmagiriBrahmagiri range, Kurchi, Karnataka 571250, India
Waterfalls
Viewpoints

The waterfall which is located in the Brahmagiri range which was a freshwater cascade. It was also known as the Lakshmana tirtha waterfalls.

Madikeri FortMadikeri Fort, Stuart Hill, Stuart Hill, Madikeri, Karnataka 571201, India
Viewpoints
Forts
Notable Architectures

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.

Nagarhole National Park And Tiger ReserveMysore - Madikeri Rd, Hunsur, Karnataka 571201, India
1 Day Treks
Off-road Spots
Forests
Wildlife Sanctuaries

Also known as Rajiv Gandhi national park which stands on the banks of river Bhima which was declared ass the thirty-seventh project tiger, Tiger reserves of India in 1999.

Namdroling Monastery Golden TempleArlikumari, P.O. Bylakuppe, Mysore, Karnataka 571104, India
Buddhist Temples

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.

NisargadhamaNisargadhama, Karnataka 571234
Outdoors- Other
Islands
Wildlife Sanctuaries

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

Omkareshwara temple Temple Rd, Stuart Hill, Madikeri, Karnataka 571201, India
Hindu Temples
Notable Architectures

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.

PushpagiriPushpagiri, Karnataka 571236
1 Day Treks
Mountain Peaks
Hill Stations

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.

Raja's SeatRaja's Seat, Stuart Hill, Madikeri, Karnataka 571201, India
Viewpoints
Parks

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.

Tadiandamol HillsChelavara, Karnataka 571212, India
1 Day Treks
Mountain Peaks
Off-road Spots

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.

Talakaveri TempleTala Kaveri, Karnataka 571247, India
Viewpoints
Hindu Temples
Mountain Peaks

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

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