Monthly Archives: August 2011

Silver Oaks Homestays

Silver Oak Homestay Suntikoppa Location – Nakoor Village, Suntikoppa Distance: 8 kms from Suntikoppa Town 20 kms from Kushalnagar 22 kms from Madikeri

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Iruppu Falls

Iruppu waterfall is one of Coorgs major tourist attractions. Iruppu is a sacred place and is located in south Coorg on the Brahmagiri range of hills. River Lakshmana-tirtha flows nearby. According to legends Rama and Lakshmana, passed this way in … Continue reading

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Igguthappa Temple

Padi Igguthappa Temple: The Padi Igguthappa Temple is located in Kakkabe near Virajpet. Iguthappa is another name for Lord Subramanya and the Igguthappa Temple is a very sacred temple of the Coorgs. The temple. This temple was built in 1810 … Continue reading

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Nalknad Palace

Nalknad Palace in Kakkabe Nalknad Palace is located at the bottom of the highest mountain of Coorg Thadiyandamol. It’s is 45 kms away from Madikeri via Napoklu in Kakkabe. Dodda Viraraja built this palace in 1792. Nalknad palace was the … Continue reading

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Thadiyandamol

Thadiandamol Hills Thadiyadamol is the highest mountain in Coorg and the second highest in Karnataka measuring 1,748 mtrs. Thadiyandamol is located in Kakkabe near Virajpet. Thadiyandamol Hill is around 30 kms from Virajpet. Thadiyandamol peak is one of the best … Continue reading

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Madikeri Town

All About Madikeri, theCapital of Coorg Places of Visit in Madikeri Abey Falls or Abbi Falls: Abbey Falls also called as Abbi Falls is located around 8 kms from the town of Madikeri. The waterfall is located between coffee plantations, … Continue reading

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Nagarahole

Nagarahole National Park The Nagarhole Game Sanctuary extending over 284 sq. km affords an awesome sight with wild animals like bison. tiger, panther, elephants, wild boars, peacocks, etc.in their natural habitat. Nagarahole National Park now renamed as Rajiv Gandhi National … Continue reading

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Chelavara Water Falls

Chelvara Falls is near Cheyyandane which is around 16 kms from Virajpet and is one of the most beautiful water falls in Coorg. Chelavara Falls is also called as Embepare by the locals meaning Tortoise Rock. The water fall is … Continue reading

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Pushpagiri Hills

Pushpagiri Hills Pushpagiri is located around 36 kms from Somwarpet. Pushpagiri is the second highest peak in Coorg next to Thadiyandamol Pushpagiri is around 1.5 km from Kumaralli village amidst the jungles. A 10 km trekking from the base, Bhagati … Continue reading

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Honnammana Kere – Lake

Honnamana Kere Honnamana Kere is said to be the biggest lake in Coorg and is a historic and Spiritual place. It’s situated in Daddamalthe near Sulimalthe village 6 km away from Somwarpet town. The lake is considered holy and is … Continue reading

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