Coorg

Climate: Tropical Wet (Köppen)

 

Population: 654,218 approx. (2018)

 

Kodagu, also known as Coorg, is a rural district in the southwest Indian state of Karnataka. In the area’s north, Madikeri Fort has 2 life-size elephant statues at its entrance, plus a Gothic-style church with a museum on its grounds. Nearby, the Hindu Omkareshwara Temple dates back to the 19th century. Farther north are the domed Raja’s Tomb, a burial place of Kodava kings, and cascading Abbi Falls.

 

Nearest Airport: Mangalore domestic airport, which is located 188 km away.Bangalore International Airport, which is about 270 kilometres away.

 

Nearest Railway Station: Mysore Railway station, the railway station is located 105 km away.

 

Places of Tourist Attractions: Abbey Falls, Madikeri Fort, Nisargadhama, Brahmagiri (hill), Raja’s Seat, Irupu Falls, Tadiandamol, Pushpagiri, Dubare Elephant Camp, Nishani Motte, Sri Bhagandeshwara Temple, Mallalli Water Falls, Cauvery River Rafting,

"Recognised by Dept.of Tourism, Govt. of India"

 

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