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COORG SUMMER PALACE HOMESTAY
Coorg Summer Palace Home
Coorg Summer Palace home stay is situated in the center of Western Ghats of Kodagu district. It is suitable for family holidaying, group touring, and echo tourism. The ideal time to visit this place is all over the year. During December to June the evergreen forest of Western Ghats will change its colour and make feast to the eyes and soul.
There is an Beautiful water stream just at a dist of 500mts from the home stay.
Coorg or Kodagu (originally called Kodaimalenadu) means 'dense forest on steep hill'. Dubbed as the Scotland of India, this district has a lot to offer to the tourist. Misty hills, lush forest, acres and acres of tea and coffee plantation, orange groves, undulating streets and breathtaking views are what make Madikeri an unforgettable holiday destination.
Coorg is on the Western Ghats. Set amidst verdant valleys, imposing mountains and teak wood forests, this is one of the most beautiful hill stations you can visit. It lies on Karnataka's southwestern end, covering an area of 4,102 sq km.The river Cauvery originates here at Talacauvery and is worshipped by the locals How to reach Coorg Summer PalaceFollow the below route to reach Coorg Summer PalceFrom Bangalore , take Bangalore-Mysore road from Srirangapatna head toward KRS n reach Hunsur Road, take Hunsur toad to reach Hunsur, take left deviation towards Thitimati -- Devarapura -- Gonnigoppa -- Virajpet- from Virajpet clock tower take left towards karada n cross karada n reach Cheyyendane Village there you see a board showing direction towards Chellawara falls, come in the same road for 2 km, towards left side you See Coorg summer palace.
Other interesting places that can be visited when you are at Coorg Summer Palace:Chelvara Falls is near Cheyyandane which is around 16 kms from Virajpet and is one of the most beautiful water falls in Coorg. Chelavara Falls is also called as Embepare by the locals meaning Tortoise Rock.
The water fall is really a wonder full view as the water gushes from the top amidst the green coffee plantation.
The best part of visiting Chelavara falls is that 'Chomakund' a renowned hill is just 2 kms away from here. Chomakund is an awesome place surrounding with lush green shrubs and trees and is almost covered in fog most of the time. One can also get a glance of the Arabian Sea from here. Thadiandamol Hills
Thadiyadamol is the highest mountain in Coorg and the second highest in Karnataka measuring 1,748 mtrs. Thadiyandamol is located in Kakkabe near Virajpet. Thadiyandamol Hill is around 30 kms from Virajpet.
Thadiyandamol peak is one of the best place for trekking in Coorg. The steep rugged hill covered with streams and forest makes the perfect trekking spot. The famous Nalknad Palace is located at the base of Thadiyandamol.
The view from Thadiyandamol is mind blowing. Far stretching blue mountains, clouds kissing the hills makes one feel like heaven. Nalknad Palace in Kakkabe
Nalknad Palace is located at the bottom of the highest mountain of Coorg Thadiyandamol. It's is 45 kms away from Madikeri via Napoklu in Kakkabe. Dodda Viraraja built this palace in 1792.nalknad palace Nalknad palace was the last refuge of the last king of Coorg, Chikka Veerarajendra before he was deposed by the British.
The palace has 2 levels and the walls and roof are decorated with beautiful ancient paintings and architecture. According to history after escaping from Tippu sultan' s troops Dodda Viraraja (Doddavirarajendra) built this palace at Yavakapadi in Nalknad area. Dodda Viraraja married Mahadevammaji in this palace itself.
From Virajpet, have to take diversion towards Madikeri road: SH27: Travel approx of 4.2 kms to reach Kadanoor iron bridge, Cheyyendane village. At Cheyyendane village SH27, take Left deviation which lead to Talakaveri, sure you may not believe it by seeing the junction that connects one more state highway.