Coorg - The Scotland of India
Proudly called the Scotland of India, Kodagu, or Coorg as it is rightfully called is situated on the Western Ghats in the state of Karnataka in India. The small town is gifted with abundance. Coorg is the largest producer of coffee in India, and the best places to visit in Coorg are its picturesque coffee plantations. Irrespective of where you are in this region, places in Coorg have this certain charm about themselves that just cannot be explained.
Lush green vegetation and forests covering up the hills that are famous for trekking and scenic wonders like waterfalls and viewpoints, this is the best praise for Coorg. Abbey Falls, Chelavara Falls, and Iruppu Falls are perfect examples of serenity that people from far away come to witness. Also, places like Raja's Seat, Omkareshwara Temple, Bylakuppe and Dubare make your visit to this hill station worth the time and money.
You can trek to the top of Tadiandamol, the second highest mountain of Karnataka, and the highest in the region. The road to the top consists of hairpin bends on the ride upward, giving way on to some of the most mesmerizing sceneries. A similar trek is the Trek to Kumara Parvatha, the summit of which is 1,748m above sea level. Apart from these, there are other activities to do in Coorg that keep tourists entertained. Some of them are riding an elephant at Dubare Elephant Camp, trekking and participating in sports like white water rafting in Upper Barapole River.
Coorg is not just about sightseeing and trekking, it is also about staying in the most amazing places and seeing the sights from there. Resorts in Coorg have their own irresistible charm, one that always ends up attracting people to spend in the lap of nature and wake up to the smell of fresh coffee coaxing them out of sleep. There is just no limit to the praise of homestays in Coorg for the homely feeling and an unmatched hospitality by the locals. That is a testimony to the fact Coorg is a one-stop location for everyone's travel bucket list. Be it an adventure, sightseeing, nature stays or the comfort of resorts, you name it, Coorg has it.
Coorg is one of the best places to feel close to the beauty of nature and rejuvenate. You can detoxify your body. Come to Coorg and feel one with your own self!