Kushalnagar Town

Kushalnagar Places of Visit Kushalnagara is one of Coorg’s major tourist attractions. Kushalnagar is the first big town one can find while entering Coorg via Mysore.The weather in Kushalnagar is slightly different from other places in Coorg as it’s located in the Northern part of Coorg bordering Mysore district. The weather is not as cold as it’s in Madikeri nor … Continue reading

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Harangi Dam

Harangi Reservoir Harangi Reservoir is located in Hudgur village near Kushalnagar. Harangi Dam is around 6 kms from Kushalnagar town. Harangi is dam built across Harangi River, a tributary of Kaveri River and one can access its beauty when the reservoir is fully filled with water during monsoon in Coorg. Harangi is an ideal place for picnic in Coorg. Guest … Continue reading

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Valnoor Fishing Camp

Valnoor Fishing Camp Valnoor is situated just near Dubare. Valnoor fishing camp is the best place to go fishing and to check your fishing skills. Mornings would be the ideal time for fishing unless you are are a good fisherman or a lucky person. There are variety of fishes around the lake but Mahsheer & Marals are found in abundant … Continue reading

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Chiklihole Dam

Chicklihole Dam in Coorg near Suntikoppa Chiklihole reservoir in Coorg is located in between Madikeri and Kushalnagar and is roughly around 15 kms from Kushalnagar and Madikeri and the bonus is, it’s near to Dubare. Chicklihole (chick-lee-holay ) Dam is not among the best tourist spots but it’s definitely a nice and calm picnic spot. Spending the afternoon until dawn … Continue reading

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Dubare

Dubare Forest Reserve Dubare Elephant Camp Dubare is an elephant capturing and training camp of the Forest Department of Coorg. Dubare is located in between Kushalnagar and Siddapur on the banks of river Kaveri. The wild elephants are tamed and trained with the help of other tamed elephants and local tribals. Elephants for the famous Mysore Dussehra were trained here … Continue reading

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Tibetan Monastery

Tibetan Golden Temple in Coorg The Tibetan Monastery or the Tibet Camp as locally called is located around 6 kms from Kushalnagar town towards Mysore. This Tibetan settlement at Bailkoppa or Baylkuppe is the the second largest Tibetan settlement outside Tibet. There are over 7,000 monks and students at the Tibetan monastery. After the Chinese took over Tibet, the refugees … Continue reading

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Nisargadhama

Cauvery Nisargadhama Nisargadhama is a forest resort in Coorg just 3kms from Kushalnagar towards Madikeri off the state highway. Nisargadhama is a 25 acre island formed by river Kaveri with bamboos, teak, sandalwood trees streams and wild life covering it. At Nisargadhama one can find deer, elephants, peacocks and some other usual wild animals if lucky. One can take a … Continue reading

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