Located in South India, Karnataka is a multicultural and multiethnic state, which is derived from the words karu and nadu which means “elevated land”. This state has many unique things associated with it such as great filter coffee, national parks and sanctuaries, mystical waterfalls and amazing southern Indian delicacies.
We start our 4 nights 5 days Chikmagalur and Coorg Tour from the city of Mangalore, which is the main port city of Karnataka located on the Arabian sea. We’ll be heading off to Chikmagalur, a city located on the foothills of Mullayanagiri peak of the Western ghats. The city is famous for its coffee plantations, lush green tropical rainforests and pleasant climate throughout the year. There are some exotic options to stay amidst the mountains of Western Ghats, where you can take hikes and enjoy the best of sunrise and sunset. You can see a wide variety of flora and fauna all around you as the Western Ghats come under UNESCO Biosphere reserve.
Coorg is located in the western ghats of the Sahyadri mountains of Karnataka. It is also called the "Scotland of India" and the "Kashmir of Karnataka" of Coorg. It is famous for lush greenery, rich flora and fauna. The city of Coorg is characterized by coffee plantations, coffee seeds, coffee aficionados and much more, making it one of the finest destinations in India to have coffee.
The best time to visit Karnataka is from the months of October to April where the weather remains pleasant and is neither too hot nor too cold.