is full of murky hills, luxuriant sandalwood forests and tea/coffee
plantations, spread across across acres of land – this is the reason why
it is also known as “The Scotland of India.”
The view all over definitely reminded us of all those picture-perfect
postcard images, which we have seen growing up. After exploring various Coorg attractions, we can firmly state that this destination has a lot to offer if you love outdoor activities like us!
- ABBEY FALLS
The view of water splashing from a 70 feet high cliff amidst the lush
greenery is bound to provide a visual treat to your eyes. Trust us, we
felt a sense of relief in a scorching heat as soon as we witnessed this
beautiful scenario of nature!
- TRIVENI SANGAM
- SRI BHAGANDESHWARA TEMPLE
We were simply mesmerized with it’s roofs with copper-tiles, sculpted
murals painted with a vegetable dye, wooden idols and carved ceilings
and walls. One got to visit this temple in order to feel the power of
divinity in true sense.
It is located at a height of 1276 meters above sea level and is
surrounded by a landscape full of greenery which instantly brightened up
our mood, being photography addicts! This place looks even more
beautiful in monsoons when a blanket of clouds covers the scenario with
- RAJA’S TOMB
of architecture, which brings back the memories of vintage days. These
tombs stand tall and high on the landscape surrounded by grass lawns,
which definitely makes it a photographer’s paradise.
- GOVERNMENT MUSEUM – MADIKERI
and allows free entry for all. Though the things preserved here aren’t
accompanied with much information but they are worth a watch if you love
exploring the historic sight of a destination you are traveling.
- RAJA’S SEAT
Raja’s Seat is also considered to be one of the major tourist spot in Madikeri as it delivers you a visual treat of witnessing an eye-catching sunset view in between the awesomeness of seasonal garden of flowers and artificial fountains. We were thrilled to see the mountain views from Raja’s Seat and the cool breeze flowing throughout made our experience even more pleasurable!
- DUBARE ELEPHANT CAMP
is that you not only get to see elephants in their natural habitat here
but also get to participate in various activities with them!
- TIBETAN MONASTERY / GOLDEN TEMPLE COORG
blooming with calm and spiritual ambiance which will certainly assist
you in seeking the piece of mind. This place is considered to be one of
the largest Tibetan settlement
in India and consists of around 16000 refugees as well as 6000 monks
and nuns. The beautiful architecture with catchy colours and shimmery
sculptures will surely provide you the visuals to treasure for lifetime!
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