Summer is almost here and climate has started warming up! Are you exhausted from the yearly vacations in hilly areas? We’ all have a mindset to go to the same destination either for a honeymoon or summer holidays for kids. But we all must try to find out new destinations to make every vacation memorable. This summer, do something extraordinary for your summer break. Because vacations establish long-term connections and leave you wanting more, for me it’s Coorg. The Kodagu locale, which we regularly allude to as Coorg is without a doubt one of the best travel goals in Karnataka.
Check out the top five places in Coorg and plan your vacation today.
1. Coorg-A Magical Experience of Coffee Plantation
When your nose gets the aroma of espresso all around, then you’re right in the heart of Coorg. Fondly referred as the ‘Scotland of India’ this wonderful destination arranged in the jade timberlands of the Western Ghats. This is the best place for coffee lovers and well known for its lush green coffee plantations. If you want to get a real feel of the plantations, stay at the homestays situated on coffee estates. To learn about the history and to sip freshly brewed coffee, you can plan a tour of the coffee plantation. If you visit Coorg during berry picking season, you can take a chance to pick the espresso berries yourself. Also, cherish the moments while helping out on the plantation.
2. The magnificence of Abbey & Iruppu Falls
Coorg is flourished with natural beauty and perfect for those hoping to get away from the dull regular city life. Abbey Falls and Iruppu Falls are two of the greatest waterfalls in Coorg and make for incredible picnic spots. Keep in mind to bring your camera to catch some extraordinary shots. Cover the entire area including the bridge close to the falls where numerous Bollywood films have been shot.
3. Dubare Elephant Camp and Nagarhole National Park
Renamed as Rajiv Gandhi National Park, Nagarhole National Park must surely be on your visit agenda. Among the numerous occupants of this park are the great Tiger, Jungle Bison, Sloth Bear and the Asiatic Elephant. In addition, the park has more than 300 winged creature species. It includes the White-cheeked Barbet, rare Blue Face Malkhoa and Nilgiri Flycatcher. If you adore elephants, visit Dubare Camp and find out the delicate goliaths, also participate in the group of activities. Roll up your sleeves and help the naturalists in an elephant prepping session. Bathe them, give them food and later savor a ride in the Dubare Reserve Forest.
4. South’s Golden Temple – Namdroling Nyingmapa Monastery
The gigantic 40-feet gold statues here are an incredible sight. This place is remarked as one of the 10 must-see Buddhist Monasteries in India. Namdroling Nyingmapa Monastery is arranged in Bylakuppe and is home to almost 5000 priests! Soak in the serene environment and let the enormous gold-coated idols of Buddha leave you speechless. Remember to visit the numerous workmanship shops offering shawls, antiquities, and outfits on your way out.
5. Appreciate The Wonderful View From Raja’s Seat
Visit one of Coorg’s most well-known vacation spots, Raja Seat, a most loved spot with the Kings of Kodagu. Set among beguiling greenery enclosures you can wonder about the terrific dusks. The beautiful all-encompassing perspectives over the valley will take your breath away.
An encapsulation of old-world appeal and cordiality, Coorg will captivate you with the basic delights of life. So for a while, leave all your worries and come discover postcard-perfect beauty. The lovely atmosphere influences Coorg a perfect holiday destination all year-round.