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Best time to visit Coorg ?

Its june to september, yes during the monsoons (rainy season) coorg looks stunning and people love to visit during this months.

What are best places to see in Coorg ?

Talakaveri, Buddist temple(Namdroling Monastery), Dubare elephant camp, Iruppu falls, Abbey falls, Raja's seat, Omkareshwara temple, Raja's tomb, Nagarhole national park, Chelavara falls, Nisargadhama forest, Igguthappa temple, Brahmagiri hill, Thadiyandamol hills, Pushpagiri wildlife sanctuary, Madikeri fort, Harangi dam, Coffee plantations and much more.

Best holiday activities in Coorg ?

Visit and enjoy waterfalls in Coorg, see elephants in dubare elephant camp, go white water rafting in the river, trekking in the surrounding hills, para gliding, holy dip in talakaveri, fishing, mountain biking, taste the famous coorg coffee, enjoy the coorg dasara and much more

How far it is from Bangalore ?

It is 240kms from Bangalore(bengaluru) and it will be 5 hours in car

What are the popular festivals in Coorg ?

Kailpoud

Kaveri Sankramana

Dussehra (Dasara)

Puttari

Ugadi

Shivaratri

Madikeri ?

Yes the capital town of Coorg(Kodagu)

Languages spoken in Coorg ?

Kodava and Kannada are the major languages. but people understand tamil, english and hindi in most places.

Coorg Coffee ?

world finest mild coffee is grown in Coorg under shades.

Who is Kodavas ?

The locals of Coorg is called Kodavas.The name came from kodagu(the original name of Coorg).

Coorg Dasara ?

Actually it is called madikeri dasara. It is a grand festival celebrated in Madikeri for 10 days.

Can i see wild animals in Coorg ?

You can see wild animals in the near by jungles of Coorg. But mostly seen in Nagarhole and pushpagiri jungles near Coorg.

Can i go jungle safari in Coorg ?

Yes jungle safari is available in Nagarhole.

Where to go for fishing in Coorg ?

Valnoor Fishing Camp is the best place to go for fishing.

Where i go for white water rafting in Coorg ?

Barapole river is the best place to go for white water rafting and many companies offering this services there.

Best waterfalls in Coorg to see ?

Abbey falls and Irupu falls are the best ones in Coorg.

Where is talakaveri ?

Talakaveri is located 50kms from the Madikeri town.

Where i can go trekking in Coorg ?

Tadiandamol, Nishani Betta, Nishani Motte, Brahmagiri, Kumara Parvatha and Kotebetta are some of the best trekking routes in Coorg

Is there a buddist temple in Coorg ?

Yes. It is Bylakuppe near Kushal Nagar on the way to Madikeri. It is also called golden temple.