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Escape to Coorg for vacation

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Coorg is considered as one of the most beautiful hill station in India. It’s famous for it’s greenery and coffee plantation.

Coorg is also known for it’s unique culture. The language genuinely spoken here is known as Kodava. It is a blend with unique culture and full of adventurous. It is truly a destination for holiday vacation and also a exquisite destination for honeymoon.

It’s known for the amazingly beautiful nature and the pleasant weather. Talakaveri is the birth place of river Kaveri located in Bramagiri hill near Bagamandala. It is 44 km from Madikeri which is the center for Coorg. All the transportation facilities are available here. Talakaveri is water is considered sacred. Other place to visit is Raja seat. Raja seat is situated in Madikeri and is known for it’s western ghat view which is like paradise. Abbey falls is situated in the outskirts of Madikeri which is 6 kms far.

There are many hotels and resort in and around Madikeri to stay. If you want luxury and good hill top view then you can stay at Vivanta by Taj, Madikeri which is located outskirts on the hill top in the amidst of rain forest and the view from the hotel is phenomenal. The hotel covers around 180 acres of the rain forest region. The prices range above Rs.14,000.

The hotel has bar, spa, all day dinning, temperature controlled infinity pool , outdoor pool and many other facilities are available. Amenities are extremely excellent here. If you prefer lower budget hotel then you can book at Hotel Coorg International. You can book this hotel for a lesser budget with good accommodation and amenities. The price range from Rs 4000 and above. It’s a 3 star hotel and located in Madikeri.

Golden Temple is Tibetian monastery located in Kushalnagar which is one hour journey from Madikeri. Other places to visit around Kushalnagar are Dubare forest, Nisargadama and Harangi Dam.While visiting here you can book your stay at Amanvana Resort Coorg.

The Resort is located on the outskirts of Kushalnagar and beside Kaveri river. The Resort has a beautiful river side view and also river side dining area which is mind blowing. The prices range above Rs.10,000. This resort has good accommodation and amenities.

If you want lower budget resort then you can stay at Parampara Resort and spa.  The Resort has cottages, outdoor pool, dining and night club. You can book for 3 Day and 2 Night stay at the resort for Rs 6000 per couple. If you prefer luxurious hotel then book at Orange County. Orange County Resort is located in Siddapura bordered by river Cavery and surrounded by coffee estates and forest. The bungalows are surrounded by coffee plantation and other spices. The prices range below  Rs.28,000 per night stay.

(c) Iyli Maitreyi

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